The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 187 154 166
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 290 357 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.47% 1.35%
As % of the General category 2.62% 3.29% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 178 244
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £9.94 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+116.54% -4.76%
Financial Institution
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11068 10861 12812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.73% 44.82% 50.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7885 7557 9045
Average daily rate £476 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 151 170
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £39.00 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in London

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution across the London region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in London

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in London

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the London region.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in London

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 74 £525 +5.00% 37
Docklands, London -2 6 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £488 -
Paddington - 4 £558 -
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Financial Institution.

1 535 (100.00%) Finance
2 193 (36.07%) Banking
3 112 (20.93%) SQL
4 84 (15.70%) Oracle
5 76 (14.21%) UNIX
6 72 (13.46%) Windows
7 70 (13.08%) Front Office
8 69 (12.90%) SQL Server
8 69 (12.90%) Java
9 66 (12.34%) Linux
10 64 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
11 63 (11.78%) Microsoft
11 63 (11.78%) Investment Banking
12 58 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (10.28%) Project Management
14 53 (9.91%) C#
15 50 (9.35%) Business Analysis
16 47 (8.79%) .NET
17 46 (8.60%) Asset Management
18 45 (8.41%) JavaScript
19 43 (8.04%) XML
19 43 (8.04%) Migration
20 40 (7.48%) Risk Management
20 40 (7.48%) SDLC
21 39 (7.29%) Analytics
21 39 (7.29%) Fixed Income
21 39 (7.29%) MS Excel
22 38 (7.10%) C++
23 37 (6.92%) Retail
24 36 (6.73%) Derivative

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.18%) WebSphere
2 13 (2.43%) WebLogic
3 12 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.06%) SAS
4 11 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.50%) Apache
6 7 (1.31%) JBoss
6 7 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.12%) CMS
8 5 (0.93%) Node.js
9 4 (0.75%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.37%) Drupal
11 2 (0.37%) Jetty
11 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 39 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.67%) MS Office
3 10 (1.87%) MS Project
4 9 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (1.12%) Summit
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 4 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.75%) Global PAYplus
6 4 (0.75%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.56%) MultiFonds
8 2 (0.37%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.19%) assyst
9 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.68%) PaaS
2 6 (1.12%) Office 365
3 4 (0.75%) OneDrive
4 3 (0.56%) Force.com
4 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.37%) SaaS
5 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.11%) Firewall
2 21 (3.93%) WAN
3 18 (3.36%) LAN
4 17 (3.18%) DNS
5 15 (2.80%) Internet
6 12 (2.24%) DHCP
7 11 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (1.87%) BGP
9 8 (1.50%) SAN
10 7 (1.31%) Intranet
10 7 (1.31%) SSL
10 7 (1.31%) Wireless
10 7 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (1.31%) OSPF
11 6 (1.12%) WAAS
11 6 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (1.12%) EIGRP
11 6 (1.12%) HTTP
11 6 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.43%) OLAP
8 13 (2.43%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.68%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.12%) UniData
13 5 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.93%) Big Data
14 4 (0.75%) MS Access
14 4 (0.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (2.80%) JIRA
2 12 (2.24%) Maven
3 11 (2.06%) Subversion
4 6 (1.12%) JUnit
4 6 (1.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.75%) VisualAge
5 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (0.56%) Selenium
6 3 (0.56%) jMock
6 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.37%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.37%) Xcode
7 2 (0.37%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.19%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
General
1 535 (100.00%) Finance
2 193 (36.07%) Banking
3 70 (13.08%) Front Office
4 63 (11.78%) Investment Banking
5 37 (6.92%) Retail
6 14 (2.62%) Legal
7 10 (1.87%) Advertising
7 10 (1.87%) Marketing
8 9 (1.68%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.50%) Corporate Banking
9 8 (1.50%) Back Office
10 6 (1.12%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.93%) Law
12 3 (0.56%) Billing
13 2 (0.37%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 141 (26.36%) Developer
2 140 (26.17%) Analyst
3 71 (13.27%) Business Analyst
4 44 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 33 (6.17%) Consultant
6 32 (5.98%) Architect
7 27 (5.05%) Java Developer
8 21 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (3.18%) Senior Developer
11 16 (2.99%) Support Analyst
11 16 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
11 16 (2.99%) Quantitative Developer
12 14 (2.62%) Support Engineer
13 13 (2.43%) Applications Support
13 13 (2.43%) Analyst Developer
13 13 (2.43%) SQL Developer
14 12 (2.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (2.24%) Network Engineer
15 11 (2.06%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.79%) .NET
2 43 (8.04%) XML
3 32 (5.98%) Web Services
4 27 (5.05%) HTML
5 20 (3.74%) Spring
6 19 (3.55%) FIX Protocol
6 19 (3.55%) SOAP
7 18 (3.36%) Middleware
8 16 (2.99%) CSS
9 15 (2.80%) JMS
9 15 (2.80%) HTML5
10 14 (2.62%) J2EE
11 12 (2.24%) Entity Framework
11 12 (2.24%) .NET Framework
12 10 (1.87%) WCF
13 9 (1.68%) LINQ
13 9 (1.68%) MDX
13 9 (1.68%) REST
13 9 (1.68%) jQuery
13 9 (1.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.29%) Fixed Income
3 36 (6.73%) Derivative
4 34 (6.36%) Hedge funds
5 30 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (4.86%) Data Centre
7 23 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 18 (3.36%) Equities
8 18 (3.36%) Computer Science
9 15 (2.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 11 (2.06%) SWIFT
10 11 (2.06%) Credit Risk
10 11 (2.06%) Market Risk
11 8 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.50%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.31%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.31%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.31%) Grid Computing
12 7 (1.31%) CMDB
12 7 (1.31%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 76 (14.21%) UNIX
2 72 (13.46%) Windows
3 66 (12.34%) Linux
4 25 (4.67%) Windows 7
5 24 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (3.36%) Solaris
8 14 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.87%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.50%) Android
12 7 (1.31%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.12%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.75%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.37%) zOS
16 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.19%) AIX
17 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (10.28%) Project Management
3 50 (9.35%) Business Analysis
4 46 (8.60%) Asset Management
5 43 (8.04%) Migration
6 40 (7.48%) Risk Management
6 40 (7.48%) SDLC
7 39 (7.29%) Analytics
8 32 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (5.98%) Change Management
9 31 (5.79%) OO
10 29 (5.42%) ITIL
11 26 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (4.49%) Data Management
12 24 (4.49%) Data Analysis
13 19 (3.55%) TDD
13 19 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (3.18%) SOA
14 17 (3.18%) Information Security
15 16 (2.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 112 (20.93%) SQL
2 69 (12.90%) Java
3 53 (9.91%) C#
4 45 (8.41%) JavaScript
5 38 (7.10%) C++
6 30 (5.61%) Perl
7 20 (3.74%) Python
8 17 (3.18%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.18%) C
8 17 (3.18%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.99%) VBA
10 15 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.43%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.06%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.50%) VBScript
14 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.75%) Korn
16 3 (0.56%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.56%) Ruby
16 3 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (5.61%) Degree
2 7 (1.31%) CISSP
2 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (1.31%) PMI Certification
2 7 (1.31%) CISA
2 7 (1.31%) CISM
3 6 (1.12%) CCSA
3 6 (1.12%) CCSE
4 5 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.75%) PhD
5 4 (0.75%) CCIE
6 3 (0.56%) MCSE
6 3 (0.56%) RHCE
6 3 (0.56%) JNCIP
6 3 (0.56%) JNCIE
7 2 (0.37%) CRISC
7 2 (0.37%) CCEE
7 2 (0.37%) MCSA
7 2 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.67%) QA
2 11 (2.06%) SLA
3 8 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.31%) EMIR
5 6 (1.12%) FATCA
6 5 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.56%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.37%) COBIT
9 2 (0.37%) MiFID
10 1 (0.19%) Basel III
10 1 (0.19%) Basel II
10 1 (0.19%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.19%) GCP
10 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.19%) UCITS
System Software
1 28 (5.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.12%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.56%) NFS
5 3 (0.56%) XenApp
5 3 (0.56%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.56%) OCFS2
5 3 (0.56%) GlusterFS
5 3 (0.56%) GFS2
6 2 (0.37%) Squid
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) RACF
7 1 (0.19%) NLBS
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.62%) SCCM
2 10 (1.87%) Control-M
3 9 (1.68%) Puppet
4 7 (1.31%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (0.93%) SCOM
6 4 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.56%) DameWare
7 3 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.56%) SELinux
7 3 (0.56%) yum
8 2 (0.37%) WSUS
9 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.19%) vMotion
9 1 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.19%) OpenView
9 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.19%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 84 (15.70%) Oracle
2 63 (11.78%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.73%) IBM
4 25 (4.67%) VMware
5 23 (4.30%) Cisco
6 21 (3.93%) Citrix
7 18 (3.36%) Red Hat
8 15 (2.80%) Sybase
9 14 (2.62%) Bloomberg
9 14 (2.62%) Remedy
10 12 (2.24%) Calypso
11 9 (1.68%) HP
11 9 (1.68%) OpenText
11 9 (1.68%) F5
12 8 (1.50%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.31%) TIBCO
13 7 (1.31%) Reuters
13 7 (1.31%) Informatica
13 7 (1.31%) Juniper
London
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Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 33 minutes ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + 12 months term+
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: £60 - £150 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Rate: £600 - £620 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £750.00 - £830.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £750.00 - £830.00 per day
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Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £550 per day
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Orgtel
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £800 - £830 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £595.00 per day
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Orgtel
Rate: £800 - £830 per day + competitive
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