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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 192 153 134
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -19
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 246 329 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.43% 1.52%
As % of the General category 2.43% 3.07% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 214 205
Average daily rate
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£475 £481 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £125.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +443.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -46.34%
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
10109 10706 10675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.12% 46.55% 51.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7143 7521 7663
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 204 120
Average hourly rate £19.59 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.12 £47.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -2 90 £450 -5.26% 44
Docklands, London - 1 £603 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 472 (100.00%) Finance
2 183 (38.77%) Banking
3 85 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (17.37%) UNIX
5 80 (16.95%) Investment Banking
6 78 (16.53%) SQL
7 74 (15.68%) Java
8 72 (15.25%) Windows
9 68 (14.41%) Front Office
10 67 (14.19%) Linux
11 56 (11.86%) Project Management
12 55 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
13 50 (10.59%) XML
14 47 (9.96%) HTML
14 47 (9.96%) Microsoft
15 46 (9.75%) Degree
16 44 (9.32%) Oracle
16 44 (9.32%) MS Excel
17 43 (9.11%) Retail
18 41 (8.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 41 (8.69%) Derivative
18 41 (8.69%) Business Analysis
19 38 (8.05%) ITIL
20 36 (7.63%) Data Modelling
21 33 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
21 33 (6.99%) Fixed Income
22 31 (6.57%) Active Directory
22 31 (6.57%) Change Management
22 31 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
23 30 (6.36%) TCP/IP

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 28 (5.93%) WebLogic
1 28 (5.93%) WebSphere
2 18 (3.81%) JBoss
3 17 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.18%) CMS
5 13 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.75%) Node.js
6 11 (2.33%) MS Exchange
7 10 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.27%) FileNet
8 6 (1.27%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (1.06%) SAS
9 5 (1.06%) Lync
9 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.85%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.64%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.08%) MS Office
3 16 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.75%) MS Project
5 8 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (1.48%) assyst
3 6 (1.27%) IntelliMatch
4 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.06%) RMDS
5 4 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.64%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.64%) Summit
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.06%) PaaS
2 4 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.64%) Force.com
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
4 2 (0.42%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Taleo
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.36%) TCP/IP
2 27 (5.72%) Internet
3 21 (4.45%) DNS
4 19 (4.03%) Firewall
5 17 (3.60%) SSL
6 13 (2.75%) BGP
7 11 (2.33%) EIGRP
8 9 (1.91%) VPN
8 9 (1.91%) DHCP
9 8 (1.69%) LDAP
9 8 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.69%) OSPF
10 7 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (1.48%) Wireless
10 7 (1.48%) LAN
10 7 (1.48%) WAN
11 6 (1.27%) NetScaler
12 5 (1.06%) Multicast
12 5 (1.06%) Intranet
12 5 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.18%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.48%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (1.06%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.85%) UniData
8 4 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.85%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.64%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (3.18%) Maven
2 14 (2.97%) JIRA
3 10 (2.12%) Subversion
4 9 (1.91%) Ant
5 8 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.48%) Mockito
7 6 (1.27%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.27%) NUnit
7 6 (1.27%) JUnit
8 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.06%) Moq
9 4 (0.85%) Hudson
9 4 (0.85%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.64%) Selenium
11 2 (0.42%) JBehave
11 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 472 (100.00%) Finance
2 183 (38.77%) Banking
3 80 (16.95%) Investment Banking
4 68 (14.41%) Front Office
5 43 (9.11%) Retail
6 16 (3.39%) Retail Banking
7 13 (2.75%) Back Office
7 13 (2.75%) Legal
8 10 (2.12%) Marketing
9 9 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.64%) Law
10 3 (0.64%) Advertising
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 137 (29.03%) Analyst
2 82 (17.37%) Developer
3 42 (8.90%) Project Manager
4 40 (8.47%) Business Analyst
5 31 (6.57%) Consultant
6 29 (6.14%) Architect
7 17 (3.60%) Support Engineer
8 16 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (3.18%) Data Analyst
10 14 (2.97%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (2.54%) Security Analyst
11 12 (2.54%) Desktop Support
11 12 (2.54%) Java Developer
11 12 (2.54%) Data Modeller
12 11 (2.33%) Network Engineer
12 11 (2.33%) Administrator
12 11 (2.33%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (2.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 10 (2.12%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.59%) XML
2 47 (9.96%) HTML
3 29 (6.14%) .NET
4 25 (5.30%) HTML5
5 23 (4.87%) CSS
6 22 (4.66%) J2EE
6 22 (4.66%) Web Services
7 21 (4.45%) FIX Protocol
8 17 (3.60%) Middleware
9 15 (3.18%) CSS3
10 10 (2.12%) JMS
11 9 (1.91%) Spring
12 8 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.69%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.69%) Backbone.js
12 8 (1.69%) jQuery
13 7 (1.48%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (1.48%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.27%) RESTful
14 6 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 41 (8.69%) Derivative
3 33 (6.99%) Fixed Income
4 28 (5.93%) Hedge funds
4 28 (5.93%) SWIFT
5 27 (5.72%) Management Information System
6 26 (5.51%) Equities
7 19 (4.03%) Equity Derivative
7 19 (4.03%) Computer Science
8 16 (3.39%) Reference Data
8 16 (3.39%) Credit Derivative
9 15 (3.18%) Blackberry
10 14 (2.97%) Client/Server
11 13 (2.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 12 (2.54%) Credit Risk
13 10 (2.12%) Market Risk
13 10 (2.12%) User Experience
14 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.37%) UNIX
2 72 (15.25%) Windows
3 67 (14.19%) Linux
4 22 (4.66%) Windows 7
5 20 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.75%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.69%) Solaris
9 5 (1.06%) SUSE
10 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Android
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (11.86%) Project Management
3 41 (8.69%) Business Analysis
4 38 (8.05%) ITIL
5 36 (7.63%) Data Modelling
6 33 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (6.57%) Change Management
7 31 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (6.36%) Scrum
9 29 (6.14%) Analytics
10 28 (5.93%) SOA
10 28 (5.93%) OO
10 28 (5.93%) Migration
10 28 (5.93%) Data Analysis
11 27 (5.72%) Waterfall
12 25 (5.30%) Asset Management
13 22 (4.66%) TDD
14 21 (4.45%) Risk Management
15 20 (4.24%) UML
16 19 (4.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 78 (16.53%) SQL
2 74 (15.68%) Java
3 30 (6.36%) JavaScript
4 23 (4.87%) C#
5 20 (4.24%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.60%) C++
6 17 (3.60%) Perl
7 12 (2.54%) Bash Shell
8 11 (2.33%) C
9 10 (2.12%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.69%) Python
11 6 (1.27%) Ruby
12 5 (1.06%) Groovy
13 4 (0.85%) Scala
13 4 (0.85%) VB
14 3 (0.64%) PHP
14 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.64%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (9.75%) Degree
2 16 (3.39%) CISSP
3 14 (2.97%) CISM
4 8 (1.69%) CISA
5 7 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.27%) CCNP
6 6 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.27%) CISMP
7 5 (1.06%) MCSE
7 5 (1.06%) ISEB
8 4 (0.85%) CCIE
8 4 (0.85%) IBM Certification
8 4 (0.85%) PMP
8 4 (0.85%) CCSA
8 4 (0.85%) CCSE
9 3 (0.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.64%) MCITP
9 3 (0.64%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.30%) QA
2 10 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.91%) SLA
4 8 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.85%) Basel III
7 3 (0.64%) FATCA
7 3 (0.64%) EMIR
7 3 (0.64%) COBIT
8 2 (0.42%) COREP
8 2 (0.42%) FINREP
8 2 (0.42%) Basel II
9 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.21%) MiFID
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) BS7799
9 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.21%) GCP
System Software
1 31 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.69%) XenApp
3 8 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.06%) vSphere
4 5 (1.06%) OCFS2
4 5 (1.06%) GlusterFS
4 5 (1.06%) GFS2
5 3 (0.64%) XenServer
6 2 (0.42%) Xen
6 2 (0.42%) UAG
7 1 (0.21%) NFS
7 1 (0.21%) KVM
7 1 (0.21%) RHEV
7 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) SCCM
2 7 (1.48%) Puppet
3 6 (1.27%) SCOM
3 6 (1.27%) Control-M
4 4 (0.85%) OpenView
4 4 (0.85%) SELinux
5 3 (0.64%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.64%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.64%) DameWare
6 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.21%) vMotion
7 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
7 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (9.96%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.32%) Oracle
3 23 (4.87%) IBM
4 22 (4.66%) Citrix
5 20 (4.24%) VMware
6 13 (2.75%) Sybase
6 13 (2.75%) Cisco
7 12 (2.54%) HP
8 11 (2.33%) TIBCO
8 11 (2.33%) Reuters
8 11 (2.33%) Altiris
9 10 (2.12%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.91%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.91%) Remedy
10 9 (1.91%) F5
11 7 (1.48%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.27%) 29West
12 6 (1.27%) MobileIron
12 6 (1.27%) Kofax
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Solid Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 per day Negotiable, but DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £800.00 per day
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City of London
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
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