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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 155 160 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 337 357 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.42% 1.62%
As % of the General category 3.06% 2.80% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 255 228
Average daily rate
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£488 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.21 £10.44 £10.89
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -4.11%
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
11019 12735 13522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.99% 50.67% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7766 8967 9260
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 175 249
Average hourly rate £20.13 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -11 83 £475 -5.00% 35
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 675 (100.00%) Finance
2 220 (32.59%) Banking
3 202 (29.93%) Hedge funds
4 157 (23.26%) UNIX
5 156 (23.11%) SQL
6 121 (17.93%) Oracle
7 104 (15.41%) Investment Banking
8 103 (15.26%) Linux
9 101 (14.96%) Windows
10 90 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 90 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
12 79 (11.70%) Front Office
13 72 (10.67%) Java
14 71 (10.52%) Active Directory
15 57 (8.44%) Project Management
16 54 (8.00%) HP
17 53 (7.85%) Migration
18 52 (7.70%) Remedy
19 50 (7.41%) WebLogic
20 49 (7.26%) IBM
21 48 (7.11%) Management Information System
21 48 (7.11%) Firewall
22 47 (6.96%) VMware
22 47 (6.96%) SQL Server
23 45 (6.67%) Business Analysis
24 44 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
24 44 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
25 43 (6.37%) JIRA
25 43 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 50 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 39 (5.78%) WebSphere
3 29 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.37%) IIS
5 14 (2.07%) CMS
6 11 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.19%) Apache
8 8 (1.19%) SAS
9 7 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (0.89%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.89%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.59%) Confluence
12 4 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.89%) MS Office
3 13 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.33%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.30%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (4.89%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.63%) Oracle FAH
4 9 (1.33%) RMDS
4 9 (1.33%) Documaker
5 8 (1.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.59%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.44%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.30%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.30%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.30%) assyst
9 2 (0.30%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.30%) Summit
10 1 (0.15%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.15%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
1 20 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.30%) SaaS
2 2 (0.30%) PaaS
2 2 (0.30%) IaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.11%) Firewall
2 33 (4.89%) DNS
3 29 (4.30%) VPN
4 28 (4.15%) HTTP
5 27 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 24 (3.56%) Multicast
6 24 (3.56%) WAN
6 24 (3.56%) SSL
7 23 (3.41%) Internet
8 15 (2.22%) Intranet
8 15 (2.22%) NetScreen
9 13 (1.93%) HTTPS
10 12 (1.78%) LAN
11 11 (1.63%) SAN
12 10 (1.48%) VLAN
13 9 (1.33%) SNMP
13 9 (1.33%) FCoE
13 9 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (1.33%) iSCSI
14 8 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.07%) Oracle Database
3 23 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.11%) Oracle Exadata
5 20 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (2.37%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.04%) Sybase ASE
14 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (0.89%) OLAP
16 5 (0.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 43 (6.37%) JIRA
2 14 (2.07%) Subversion
2 14 (2.07%) Maven
3 10 (1.48%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.59%) Jasmine
5 4 (0.59%) JUnit
5 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.44%) Ant
6 3 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (0.44%) Selenium
6 3 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.30%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.30%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.30%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
General
1 675 (100.00%) Finance
2 220 (32.59%) Banking
3 104 (15.41%) Investment Banking
4 79 (11.70%) Front Office
5 27 (4.00%) Retail
6 20 (2.96%) Legal
7 12 (1.78%) Billing
8 10 (1.48%) Back Office
9 8 (1.19%) Marketing
10 7 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.04%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.44%) French Language
12 3 (0.44%) German Language
12 3 (0.44%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 182 (26.96%) Analyst
2 137 (20.30%) Developer
3 63 (9.33%) Business Analyst
4 51 (7.56%) Project Manager
5 43 (6.37%) Consultant
6 32 (4.74%) Operations Analyst
7 31 (4.59%) Java Developer
8 26 (3.85%) Data Analyst
9 25 (3.70%) DBA
9 25 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 24 (3.56%) Architect
10 24 (3.56%) C++ Developer
11 22 (3.26%) Network Engineer
12 17 (2.52%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (2.37%) Oracle DBA
14 15 (2.22%) Desktop Support
15 14 (2.07%) Junior
16 13 (1.93%) Applications Support
17 12 (1.78%) MI Analyst
18 10 (1.48%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.93%) Middleware
2 29 (4.30%) .NET
2 29 (4.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (3.56%) HTML
4 22 (3.26%) XML
5 21 (3.11%) CSS
6 20 (2.96%) JMS
7 17 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (2.37%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.37%) Spring
9 15 (2.22%) Web Services
9 15 (2.22%) WebCenter
10 14 (2.07%) SOAP
11 12 (1.78%) J2EE
12 11 (1.63%) JDBC
12 11 (1.63%) jQuery
13 10 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (1.33%) HTML5
15 7 (1.04%) REST
15 7 (1.04%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 202 (29.93%) Hedge funds
2 80 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.11%) Management Information System
4 40 (5.93%) Equities
5 34 (5.04%) Fixed Income
6 28 (4.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 26 (3.85%) Derivative
8 25 (3.70%) Clustering
9 19 (2.81%) Blackberry
10 17 (2.52%) User Experience
11 15 (2.22%) Computer Science
12 14 (2.07%) Tandem
13 12 (1.78%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.48%) Market Risk
14 10 (1.48%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.33%) Reference Data
16 8 (1.19%) Economics
16 8 (1.19%) SecurID
16 8 (1.19%) VAX
16 8 (1.19%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 157 (23.26%) UNIX
2 103 (15.26%) Linux
3 101 (14.96%) Windows
4 36 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 25 (3.70%) Solaris
6 21 (3.11%) Windows XP
7 20 (2.96%) SELinux
8 16 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.19%) VMS
12 5 (0.74%) SUSE
13 2 (0.30%) Android
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.30%) zOS
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (8.44%) Project Management
3 53 (7.85%) Migration
4 45 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 44 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (5.93%) Asset Management
6 40 (5.93%) Change Management
7 37 (5.48%) Risk Management
7 37 (5.48%) SOA
8 36 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (5.33%) Data Analysis
9 35 (5.19%) ITIL
10 31 (4.59%) Configuration Management
11 28 (4.15%) PRINCE2
12 27 (4.00%) TDD
12 27 (4.00%) Low Latency
12 27 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (4.00%) Incident Management
13 26 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 156 (23.11%) SQL
2 72 (10.67%) Java
3 43 (6.37%) Bash Shell
4 41 (6.07%) C#
5 34 (5.04%) Python
6 29 (4.30%) C++
7 26 (3.85%) Ruby
8 21 (3.11%) C
8 21 (3.11%) JavaScript
8 21 (3.11%) T-SQL
9 20 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 18 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 16 (2.37%) VBA
12 14 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.07%) Perl
13 13 (1.93%) VB
14 11 (1.63%) Jython
15 9 (1.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 7 (1.04%) Scala
17 5 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (6.22%) Degree
2 23 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (2.67%) CISSP
4 15 (2.22%) JNCIS
5 14 (2.07%) CCNP
6 12 (1.78%) CISM
7 9 (1.33%) CISA
7 9 (1.33%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.04%) ISEB
8 7 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.74%) JNCIA
10 5 (0.74%) CCNA
11 4 (0.59%) CCSE
11 4 (0.59%) CCSA
12 3 (0.44%) GIAC
12 3 (0.44%) PMP
12 3 (0.44%) CCIE
12 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.44%) SLA
2 20 (2.96%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.52%) QA
4 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.59%) Basel III
6 3 (0.44%) EMIR
6 3 (0.44%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.44%) COREP
6 3 (0.44%) FINREP
6 3 (0.44%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) P3O
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
8 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (10.52%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.48%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (1.93%) vSphere
5 9 (1.33%) NFS
5 9 (1.33%) vCloud
6 7 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.44%) Xen
10 2 (0.30%) XenApp
10 2 (0.30%) HDFS
10 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.30%) RACF
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.15%) Squid
11 1 (0.15%) ACF2
11 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (4.74%) Control-M
2 30 (4.44%) NetBackup
3 26 (3.85%) Puppet
4 23 (3.41%) Tivoli
5 18 (2.67%) Backup Exec
6 15 (2.22%) Data Guard
7 12 (1.78%) SCOM
7 12 (1.78%) OpenView
7 12 (1.78%) Nagios
8 11 (1.63%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (1.33%) ARCserve
9 9 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
10 8 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (1.19%) HP SIM
10 8 (1.19%) Netcool
10 8 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (1.19%) Tivoli NetView
10 8 (1.19%) Legato
11 6 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.74%) DameWare
Vendors
1 121 (17.93%) Oracle
2 90 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.00%) HP
4 52 (7.70%) Remedy
5 49 (7.26%) IBM
6 47 (6.96%) VMware
7 40 (5.93%) Cisco
8 34 (5.04%) F5
9 30 (4.44%) Veritas
10 23 (3.41%) Citrix
10 23 (3.41%) Fidessa
10 23 (3.41%) Reuters
11 22 (3.26%) Bloomberg
11 22 (3.26%) BMC
11 22 (3.26%) Sybase
11 22 (3.26%) Altiris
12 21 (3.11%) Juniper
13 16 (2.37%) Tableau
13 16 (2.37%) Red Hat
14 15 (2.22%) McAfee
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £396 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £200 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 550-600 Per Day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 23 days ago