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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 176 135 135
Rank change year-on-year
-41 0
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 250 347 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.21% 1.59% 1.58%
As % of the General category 2.63% 3.28% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 199 212
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £125.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +443.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £9.82 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -64.30%
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
9493 10595 9594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.90% 48.47% 48.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6842 7480 6731
Average daily rate £475 £498 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% +4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 166 165
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £13.63 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £80.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
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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 -1 94 £450 -5.26% 63
Canary Wharf +8 2 £450 -15.09%
Romford - 2 £650 -
Docklands, London +10 1 £603 +7.58% 1
Bromley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 487 (100.00%) Finance
2 202 (41.48%) Banking
3 96 (19.71%) SQL
4 94 (19.30%) UNIX
5 88 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (17.04%) Investment Banking
7 82 (16.84%) Java
8 80 (16.43%) Linux
9 70 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
10 68 (13.96%) Windows
11 65 (13.35%) Front Office
12 57 (11.70%) Oracle
12 57 (11.70%) Hedge funds
13 50 (10.27%) XML
14 45 (9.24%) Degree
15 40 (8.21%) HTML
16 39 (8.01%) Microsoft
16 39 (8.01%) Business Analysis
17 38 (7.80%) Scrum
17 38 (7.80%) Project Management
18 37 (7.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 37 (7.60%) MS Excel
18 37 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
19 36 (7.39%) .NET
19 36 (7.39%) WebLogic
20 35 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
20 35 (7.19%) Management Information System
21 34 (6.98%) Migration
22 32 (6.57%) ITIL
22 32 (6.57%) Middleware

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 36 (7.39%) WebLogic
2 28 (5.75%) WebSphere
3 15 (3.08%) CMS
4 13 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.67%) Node.js
5 11 (2.26%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
7 8 (1.64%) JBoss
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (1.23%) FileNet
10 5 (1.03%) Apache
10 5 (1.03%) IIS
10 5 (1.03%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 37 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.34%) MS Office
3 11 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.44%) MS Project
5 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.46%) Oracle Cash Management
1 12 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.64%) assyst
3 7 (1.44%) RMDS
3 7 (1.44%) Oracle FAH
3 7 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.44%) Documaker
4 5 (1.03%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.62%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.41%) Summit
6 2 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.03%) PaaS
2 4 (0.82%) SaaS
2 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.82%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Taleo
4 1 (0.21%) GitHub
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.75%) Firewall
2 27 (5.54%) TCP/IP
2 27 (5.54%) DNS
3 19 (3.90%) Internet
4 18 (3.70%) SSL
5 14 (2.87%) VPN
6 11 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (2.05%) EIGRP
7 10 (2.05%) BGP
8 9 (1.85%) HTTP
9 8 (1.64%) Wireless
9 8 (1.64%) DHCP
10 7 (1.44%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.44%) OSPF
10 7 (1.44%) SAN
10 7 (1.44%) Network Security
11 6 (1.23%) NetScaler
11 6 (1.23%) Intranet
11 6 (1.23%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.26%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.82%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 25 (5.13%) JIRA
2 19 (3.90%) Maven
3 18 (3.70%) Subversion
4 11 (2.26%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.05%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.85%) Ant
7 8 (1.64%) JUnit
8 5 (1.03%) NUnit
8 5 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.03%) Hudson
8 5 (1.03%) Mockito
9 4 (0.82%) Moq
9 4 (0.82%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.82%) Selenium
9 4 (0.82%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.41%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.41%) Bugzilla
General
1 487 (100.00%) Finance
2 202 (41.48%) Banking
3 83 (17.04%) Investment Banking
4 65 (13.35%) Front Office
5 30 (6.16%) Retail
6 19 (3.90%) Retail Banking
7 16 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.46%) Back Office
9 10 (2.05%) Legal
10 9 (1.85%) Billing
11 6 (1.23%) Marketing
12 4 (0.82%) Law
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 135 (27.72%) Analyst
2 95 (19.51%) Developer
3 39 (8.01%) Consultant
4 37 (7.60%) Project Manager
4 37 (7.60%) Business Analyst
5 24 (4.93%) Architect
6 21 (4.31%) Data Analyst
7 17 (3.49%) Support Engineer
7 17 (3.49%) Java Developer
8 16 (3.29%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (3.08%) Network Engineer
10 14 (2.87%) Support Analyst
11 11 (2.26%) Data Modeller
12 10 (2.05%) MI Analyst
12 10 (2.05%) Perl Developer
12 10 (2.05%) Service Analyst
12 10 (2.05%) Security Consultant
13 9 (1.85%) Programme Manager
13 9 (1.85%) Desktop Support
13 9 (1.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.27%) XML
2 40 (8.21%) HTML
3 36 (7.39%) .NET
4 32 (6.57%) Middleware
5 27 (5.54%) CSS
6 22 (4.52%) FIX Protocol
6 22 (4.52%) Web Services
7 21 (4.31%) HTML5
8 20 (4.11%) JMS
9 19 (3.90%) J2EE
10 14 (2.87%) CSS3
11 13 (2.67%) Spring
12 11 (2.26%) SOAP
13 10 (2.05%) WebCenter
13 10 (2.05%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (1.85%) REST
15 8 (1.64%) Backbone.js
15 8 (1.64%) RESTful
16 7 (1.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (11.70%) Hedge funds
3 37 (7.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (7.19%) Management Information System
5 30 (6.16%) Derivative
6 27 (5.54%) Equities
7 23 (4.72%) Fixed Income
8 22 (4.52%) SWIFT
9 19 (3.90%) Computer Science
10 17 (3.49%) User Experience
11 16 (3.29%) Equity Derivative
12 15 (3.08%) Blackberry
12 15 (3.08%) Credit Derivative
12 15 (3.08%) Reference Data
13 14 (2.87%) Credit Risk
14 13 (2.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 11 (2.26%) Market Risk
16 10 (2.05%) Oracle Exalogic
17 9 (1.85%) Handset
18 7 (1.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 94 (19.30%) UNIX
2 80 (16.43%) Linux
3 68 (13.96%) Windows
4 27 (5.54%) Windows 7
5 23 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 11 (2.26%) SUSE
9 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.23%) Solaris
11 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.62%) Android
12 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.41%) AIX
14 1 (0.21%) zOS
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (8.01%) Business Analysis
3 38 (7.80%) Scrum
3 38 (7.80%) Project Management
4 37 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (6.98%) Migration
7 32 (6.57%) ITIL
8 31 (6.37%) OO
9 30 (6.16%) Change Management
10 28 (5.75%) Data Modelling
10 28 (5.75%) SOA
11 27 (5.54%) Data Analysis
12 26 (5.34%) Waterfall
12 26 (5.34%) TDD
13 22 (4.52%) Low Latency
14 21 (4.31%) Information Security
15 20 (4.11%) Analytics
16 19 (3.90%) UML
17 18 (3.70%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 96 (19.71%) SQL
2 82 (16.84%) Java
3 29 (5.95%) C#
4 28 (5.75%) JavaScript
5 26 (5.34%) Shell Script
6 21 (4.31%) Bash Shell
7 18 (3.70%) Perl
8 17 (3.49%) Python
9 14 (2.87%) C++
10 10 (2.05%) Ruby
11 9 (1.85%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.64%) C
12 8 (1.64%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.44%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.44%) Jython
13 7 (1.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 6 (1.23%) Scala
14 6 (1.23%) PHP
15 5 (1.03%) Groovy
16 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (9.24%) Degree
2 16 (3.29%) CISSP
3 13 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.46%) CISM
5 9 (1.85%) CCNP
6 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.44%) CISA
7 6 (1.23%) CISMP
7 6 (1.23%) CCIE
7 6 (1.23%) ISEB
7 6 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.03%) MCSE
8 5 (1.03%) PMP
9 4 (0.82%) IBM Certification
9 4 (0.82%) CCA
10 3 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.62%) CCEA
10 3 (0.62%) CCSA
10 3 (0.62%) MCITP
10 3 (0.62%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.90%) QA
2 16 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.05%) SLA
4 7 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.03%) COBIT
5 5 (1.03%) Basel III
6 4 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.41%) COREP
7 2 (0.41%) FINREP
7 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.21%) Basel II
8 1 (0.21%) BS7799
8 1 (0.21%) EMIR
8 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.21%) FATCA
System Software
1 27 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.64%) XenApp
5 7 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.82%) vSphere
6 4 (0.82%) Xen
7 3 (0.62%) XenServer
8 2 (0.41%) UAG
8 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.41%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) NFS
9 1 (0.21%) RACF
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.21%) ACF2
9 1 (0.21%) RHEV
9 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.85%) Puppet
2 8 (1.64%) Control-M
3 7 (1.44%) SCCM
3 7 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (1.23%) SCOM
5 4 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.82%) SELinux
5 4 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.82%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.62%) DameWare
6 3 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.62%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.41%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.21%) OpenView
8 1 (0.21%) MOM
8 1 (0.21%) WSUS
8 1 (0.21%) Nessus
8 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 57 (11.70%) Oracle
2 39 (8.01%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.31%) Red Hat
3 21 (4.31%) VMware
4 18 (3.70%) Citrix
4 18 (3.70%) Cisco
5 17 (3.49%) IBM
6 14 (2.87%) F5
7 13 (2.67%) Remedy
7 13 (2.67%) TIBCO
8 12 (2.46%) Altiris
8 12 (2.46%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.46%) Sybase
9 11 (2.26%) Fidessa
9 11 (2.26%) NetApp
10 10 (2.05%) 29West
11 9 (1.85%) Adobe
11 9 (1.85%) HP
12 8 (1.64%) Tableau
12 8 (1.64%) Reuters
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £550 to £580 p/day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £580 p/day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £270 - £440 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £270 - £440 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £270 - £440 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £575 - £630 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + initial 6 month term
Posted: 13 days ago