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 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 190 138 139
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +1
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 244 347 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.58% 1.52%
As % of the General category 2.50% 3.38% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 214 210
Average daily rate
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£451 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £631 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £125.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +443.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £9.94 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+60.96% -58.58%
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
9754 10280 10102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.86% 46.83% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6966 7120 7237
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 189 126
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £67.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

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 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 3 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 -3 94 £450 -9.09% 50
Canary Wharf +8 1 £450 -6.25%
Docklands, London +4 1 £603 +8.55%
Bromley - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 482 (100.00%) Finance
2 196 (40.66%) Banking
3 95 (19.71%) UNIX
4 89 (18.46%) SQL
5 85 (17.63%) Java
5 85 (17.63%) Investment Banking
6 79 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (15.98%) Windows
8 73 (15.15%) Linux
9 63 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (12.86%) Front Office
11 56 (11.62%) Oracle
12 55 (11.41%) XML
13 46 (9.54%) Degree
14 45 (9.34%) Project Management
15 44 (9.13%) HTML
16 42 (8.71%) MS Excel
17 41 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 40 (8.30%) ITIL
18 40 (8.30%) Microsoft
19 38 (7.88%) Business Analysis
20 37 (7.68%) Derivative
21 36 (7.47%) Data Modelling
22 35 (7.26%) Retail
22 35 (7.26%) Management Information System
22 35 (7.26%) User Acceptance Testing
23 34 (7.05%) Change Management
24 33 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
25 32 (6.64%) Active Directory
25 32 (6.64%) .NET

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 30 (6.22%) WebLogic
2 28 (5.81%) WebSphere
3 15 (3.11%) JBoss
4 14 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 14 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.70%) CMS
6 12 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (2.49%) Node.js
7 10 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.07%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.24%) FileNet
8 6 (1.24%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.04%) Lync
9 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.83%) Confluence
10 4 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.83%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (0.83%) SAS
11 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.98%) MS Office
3 15 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.07%) MS Project
5 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (2.49%) Oracle Cash Management
2 9 (1.87%) assyst
3 7 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.24%) IntelliMatch
5 5 (1.04%) RMDS
6 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.62%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.41%) Documaker
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
7 2 (0.41%) Summit
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) PaaS
2 4 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.83%) SaaS
2 4 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Taleo
3 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.43%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.77%) DNS
2 23 (4.77%) Internet
3 22 (4.56%) Firewall
4 16 (3.32%) SSL
5 14 (2.90%) VPN
6 11 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (2.07%) BGP
7 10 (2.07%) EIGRP
8 9 (1.87%) Wireless
8 9 (1.87%) DHCP
9 7 (1.45%) LDAP
9 7 (1.45%) OSPF
9 7 (1.45%) Network Security
10 6 (1.24%) WAN
10 6 (1.24%) LAN
10 6 (1.24%) NetScaler
10 6 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.04%) Multicast
11 5 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.83%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.62%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.41%) BigTable
10 2 (0.41%) Riak
10 2 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (4.36%) Maven
2 19 (3.94%) JIRA
3 15 (3.11%) Subversion
4 10 (2.07%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.07%) Ant
4 10 (2.07%) JUnit
5 9 (1.87%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.45%) Mockito
7 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.24%) NUnit
8 5 (1.04%) Hudson
8 5 (1.04%) Moq
8 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.04%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.83%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.62%) Selenium
11 2 (0.41%) Toad
11 2 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 482 (100.00%) Finance
2 196 (40.66%) Banking
3 85 (17.63%) Investment Banking
4 62 (12.86%) Front Office
5 35 (7.26%) Retail
6 17 (3.53%) Retail Banking
7 14 (2.90%) Back Office
8 13 (2.70%) Legal
9 12 (2.49%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.45%) Marketing
11 4 (0.83%) Law
11 4 (0.83%) Billing
12 3 (0.62%) Advertising
13 2 (0.41%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 137 (28.42%) Analyst
2 84 (17.43%) Developer
3 40 (8.30%) Business Analyst
4 38 (7.88%) Project Manager
5 36 (7.47%) Consultant
6 30 (6.22%) Architect
7 19 (3.94%) Data Analyst
8 17 (3.53%) Java Developer
9 16 (3.32%) Support Engineer
9 16 (3.32%) Systems Analyst
10 12 (2.49%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (2.49%) Administrator
10 12 (2.49%) Data Modeller
11 11 (2.28%) Service Analyst
11 11 (2.28%) Support Analyst
11 11 (2.28%) Network Engineer
12 10 (2.07%) Desktop Support
12 10 (2.07%) Security Analyst
12 10 (2.07%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (2.07%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (11.41%) XML
2 44 (9.13%) HTML
3 32 (6.64%) .NET
4 24 (4.98%) J2EE
4 24 (4.98%) Middleware
5 23 (4.77%) CSS
5 23 (4.77%) HTML5
6 22 (4.56%) Web Services
7 21 (4.36%) FIX Protocol
8 15 (3.11%) JMS
9 14 (2.90%) CSS3
10 13 (2.70%) Spring
11 9 (1.87%) REST
12 8 (1.66%) Backbone.js
12 8 (1.66%) jQuery
12 8 (1.66%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (1.45%) Hibernate
13 7 (1.45%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.45%) RESTful
13 7 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 37 (7.68%) Derivative
4 35 (7.26%) Management Information System
5 31 (6.43%) Hedge funds
6 29 (6.02%) Fixed Income
6 29 (6.02%) Equities
7 24 (4.98%) SWIFT
8 21 (4.36%) Computer Science
9 20 (4.15%) Equity Derivative
10 17 (3.53%) Blackberry
11 16 (3.32%) Credit Derivative
11 16 (3.32%) Reference Data
11 16 (3.32%) User Experience
12 13 (2.70%) Credit Risk
12 13 (2.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 12 (2.49%) Client/Server
14 10 (2.07%) Handset
14 10 (2.07%) Market Risk
15 8 (1.66%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 95 (19.71%) UNIX
2 77 (15.98%) Windows
3 73 (15.15%) Linux
4 25 (5.19%) Windows 7
5 23 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (3.11%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.66%) SUSE
9 8 (1.66%) Solaris
10 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.62%) Android
12 2 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.21%) zOS
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (9.34%) Project Management
3 40 (8.30%) ITIL
4 38 (7.88%) Business Analysis
5 36 (7.47%) Data Modelling
6 35 (7.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (7.05%) Change Management
8 33 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (6.22%) Scrum
9 30 (6.22%) Data Analysis
9 30 (6.22%) OO
10 29 (6.02%) Migration
11 27 (5.60%) SOA
12 24 (4.98%) TDD
12 24 (4.98%) Waterfall
13 23 (4.77%) Analytics
14 22 (4.56%) Information Security
14 22 (4.56%) UML
15 20 (4.15%) Asset Management
16 19 (3.94%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 89 (18.46%) SQL
2 85 (17.63%) Java
3 30 (6.22%) JavaScript
4 25 (5.19%) Shell Script
5 24 (4.98%) C#
6 18 (3.73%) Perl
7 15 (3.11%) Bash Shell
8 14 (2.90%) C++
9 11 (2.28%) C
10 10 (2.07%) Python
11 9 (1.87%) Ruby
11 9 (1.87%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.24%) Groovy
12 6 (1.24%) PHP
12 6 (1.24%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.04%) Scala
14 4 (0.83%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.83%) VB
15 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.41%) Jython
Qualifications
1 46 (9.54%) Degree
2 19 (3.94%) CISSP
3 15 (3.11%) CISM
4 9 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.87%) CCNP
5 8 (1.66%) CISA
6 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.24%) CCIE
6 6 (1.24%) CISMP
7 5 (1.04%) VCP4
7 5 (1.04%) MCSE
7 5 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.83%) IBM Certification
8 4 (0.83%) PMP
8 4 (0.83%) ISEB
9 3 (0.62%) CCA
9 3 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.62%) CCEA
9 3 (0.62%) CBAP
9 3 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.77%) QA
2 11 (2.28%) SLA
2 11 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.04%) COBIT
5 4 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.83%) Basel III
6 2 (0.41%) COREP
6 2 (0.41%) FINREP
6 2 (0.41%) FATCA
6 2 (0.41%) EMIR
6 2 (0.41%) Basel II
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.21%) BS7799
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
System Software
1 32 (6.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.66%) XenApp
4 7 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.04%) vSphere
7 3 (0.62%) XenServer
8 2 (0.41%) UAG
8 2 (0.41%) Xen
9 1 (0.21%) NFS
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) RACF
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) ACF2
9 1 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.21%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) RHEV
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.66%) SCCM
2 7 (1.45%) Puppet
3 6 (1.24%) SCOM
3 6 (1.24%) Control-M
4 4 (0.83%) SELinux
5 3 (0.62%) OpenView
5 3 (0.62%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.62%) DameWare
5 3 (0.62%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
7 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.21%) WSUS
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 56 (11.62%) Oracle
2 40 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.56%) IBM
4 20 (4.15%) Citrix
5 19 (3.94%) VMware
6 16 (3.32%) Sybase
7 15 (3.11%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.70%) TIBCO
8 13 (2.70%) Cisco
8 13 (2.70%) Altiris
9 10 (2.07%) Remedy
10 9 (1.87%) F5
10 9 (1.87%) HP
10 9 (1.87%) Reuters
11 8 (1.66%) Bloomberg
11 8 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.66%) NetApp
11 8 (1.66%) 29West
12 7 (1.45%) Juniper
12 7 (1.45%) Fidessa
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £470 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Solid Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 per day Negotiable, but DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £660 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago