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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 207 143 175
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +32
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 250 346 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.51% 1.24%
As % of the General category 2.31% 3.37% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 180 183
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.30 £9.94 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -12.61%
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
10835 10277 12052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.44% 44.85% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7797 7188 8456
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 134 176
Average hourly rate £22.18 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.22% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £37.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 July 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 July 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 85 £475 - 57
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 - 1
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 501 (100.00%) Finance
2 168 (33.53%) Banking
3 112 (22.36%) SQL
4 85 (16.97%) UNIX
5 77 (15.37%) Windows
6 74 (14.77%) Java
7 72 (14.37%) Linux
8 68 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (12.77%) Investment Banking
10 63 (12.57%) Front Office
11 62 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
12 61 (12.18%) Microsoft
13 56 (11.18%) Oracle
14 53 (10.58%) Project Management
15 50 (9.98%) SQL Server
16 49 (9.78%) MS Excel
17 48 (9.58%) XML
18 43 (8.58%) Business Analysis
19 42 (8.38%) Fixed Income
20 39 (7.78%) SDLC
21 38 (7.58%) ITIL
21 38 (7.58%) C#
21 38 (7.58%) .NET
22 37 (7.39%) HTML
22 37 (7.39%) JavaScript
23 36 (7.19%) Derivative
24 35 (6.99%) Migration
25 34 (6.79%) Asset Management
25 34 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 32 (6.39%) IBM

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 22 (4.39%) WebLogic
3 17 (3.39%) JBoss
4 16 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.20%) MS Exchange
7 10 (2.00%) SAS
8 9 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.60%) Node.js
9 8 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.20%) FileNet
10 6 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.00%) CMS
12 4 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Process Server
12 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.60%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.60%) Apache
13 3 (0.60%) LiveLink
Applications
1 49 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.59%) MS Office
3 15 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (2.99%) MS Project
4 12 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.60%) Summit
3 8 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.60%) RMDS
4 3 (0.60%) assyst
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.20%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) PaaS
1 4 (0.80%) Office 365
1 4 (0.80%) OneDrive
2 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.60%) Force.com
2 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.40%) SaaS
3 2 (0.40%) Taleo
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.79%) Internet
2 21 (4.19%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.99%) WAN
4 17 (3.39%) LAN
5 15 (2.99%) SSL
6 14 (2.79%) DNS
6 14 (2.79%) Firewall
7 12 (2.40%) BGP
8 10 (2.00%) LDAP
9 8 (1.60%) DHCP
9 8 (1.60%) Intranet
9 8 (1.60%) EIGRP
10 7 (1.40%) OSPF
11 6 (1.20%) VPN
11 6 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (1.00%) WAAS
12 5 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.80%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.60%) UniData
8 8 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (1.40%) OLAP
10 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.60%) DB2
12 3 (0.60%) MS Access
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.60%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (3.19%) JIRA
2 13 (2.59%) Maven
3 8 (1.60%) Subversion
4 5 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.00%) Jasmine
4 5 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.80%) Selenium
5 4 (0.80%) JUnit
5 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.80%) Mockito
6 3 (0.60%) JBehave
6 3 (0.60%) Ant
7 2 (0.40%) Xcode
7 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.40%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.40%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.40%) NUnit
7 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.20%) Calabash
8 1 (0.20%) Grunt
General
1 501 (100.00%) Finance
2 168 (33.53%) Banking
3 64 (12.77%) Investment Banking
4 63 (12.57%) Front Office
5 29 (5.79%) Retail
6 15 (2.99%) Back Office
7 13 (2.59%) Legal
8 10 (2.00%) Advertising
8 10 (2.00%) Marketing
9 6 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.60%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.60%) Law
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (28.74%) Analyst
2 115 (22.95%) Developer
3 56 (11.18%) Business Analyst
4 41 (8.18%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.79%) Architect
6 28 (5.59%) Consultant
7 19 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (3.59%) Java Developer
9 16 (3.19%) Senior Developer
10 15 (2.99%) Support Analyst
10 15 (2.99%) Administrator
11 13 (2.59%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (2.59%) Support Engineer
11 13 (2.59%) Analyst Developer
12 12 (2.40%) Data Analyst
13 11 (2.20%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (2.20%) Operations Analyst
13 11 (2.20%) Senior Business Analyst
14 10 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.58%) XML
2 38 (7.58%) .NET
3 37 (7.39%) HTML
4 28 (5.59%) Web Services
5 20 (3.99%) FIX Protocol
6 19 (3.79%) HTML5
7 18 (3.59%) J2EE
8 16 (3.19%) CSS
9 13 (2.59%) Spring
9 13 (2.59%) WCF
10 12 (2.40%) Entity Framework
10 12 (2.40%) CSS3
10 12 (2.40%) .NET Framework
10 12 (2.40%) SOAP
11 10 (2.00%) LINQ
12 9 (1.80%) Middleware
12 9 (1.80%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.40%) jQuery
14 6 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
15 5 (1.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.38%) Fixed Income
3 36 (7.19%) Derivative
4 34 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (5.39%) Hedge funds
6 26 (5.19%) Data Centre
7 22 (4.39%) Equities
8 20 (3.99%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.59%) Management Information System
10 14 (2.79%) SWIFT
11 13 (2.59%) Client/Server
12 12 (2.40%) Market Risk
13 11 (2.20%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 8 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (1.60%) Blackberry
15 7 (1.40%) PMI
15 7 (1.40%) Reference Data
16 6 (1.20%) Credit Risk
16 6 (1.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.97%) UNIX
2 77 (15.37%) Windows
3 72 (14.37%) Linux
4 24 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.99%) Solaris
6 18 (3.59%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.80%) Android
13 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.40%) zOS
14 2 (0.40%) AIX
14 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (10.58%) Project Management
3 43 (8.58%) Business Analysis
4 39 (7.78%) SDLC
5 38 (7.58%) ITIL
6 35 (6.99%) Migration
7 34 (6.79%) Asset Management
8 32 (6.39%) Data Analysis
9 31 (6.19%) Analytics
10 27 (5.39%) Change Management
11 26 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.59%) OO
13 23 (4.59%) SOA
14 21 (4.19%) Data Management
15 20 (3.99%) TDD
15 20 (3.99%) Data Modelling
16 18 (3.59%) CRM
16 18 (3.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 112 (22.36%) SQL
2 74 (14.77%) Java
3 38 (7.58%) C#
4 37 (7.39%) JavaScript
5 27 (5.39%) C++
6 26 (5.19%) Perl
7 19 (3.79%) Python
8 16 (3.19%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.79%) C
10 12 (2.40%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.20%) VBA
11 11 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.20%) VBScript
13 5 (1.00%) VB
13 5 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.00%) Korn
14 3 (0.60%) Ruby
14 3 (0.60%) Groovy
14 3 (0.60%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 32 (6.39%) Degree
2 10 (2.00%) CISSP
2 10 (2.00%) CISM
3 9 (1.80%) CISA
4 8 (1.60%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.00%) CCSA
5 5 (1.00%) CCSE
5 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.80%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.60%) RHCE
7 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.60%) CCIE
8 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 2 (0.40%) PhD
9 1 (0.20%) MCSE
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) PMP
9 1 (0.20%) ACCA
9 1 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.99%) QA
2 8 (1.60%) FATCA
2 8 (1.60%) EMIR
3 7 (1.40%) SLA
4 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) COBIT
6 2 (0.40%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) MiFID
7 1 (0.20%) Basel II
7 1 (0.20%) GCP
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.00%) vSphere
3 5 (1.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.80%) XenApp
5 3 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.60%) OCFS2
5 3 (0.60%) GlusterFS
5 3 (0.60%) GFS2
6 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.40%) UAG
7 1 (0.20%) RACF
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (1.80%) Control-M
1 9 (1.80%) SCCM
2 8 (1.60%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.40%) Puppet
4 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (1.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.00%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.80%) OpenView
6 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.60%) SCOM
7 3 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.60%) DameWare
7 3 (0.60%) yum
7 3 (0.60%) SELinux
8 2 (0.40%) vMotion
8 2 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.40%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.20%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 61 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.18%) Oracle
3 32 (6.39%) IBM
4 22 (4.39%) Citrix
5 18 (3.59%) VMware
6 15 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.99%) Remedy
7 13 (2.59%) Calypso
8 12 (2.40%) Sybase
9 11 (2.20%) Cisco
10 10 (2.00%) Reuters
10 10 (2.00%) Bloomberg
11 9 (1.80%) HP
12 8 (1.60%) BMC
12 8 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.40%) Altiris
13 7 (1.40%) F5
14 6 (1.20%) Cyber-Ark
14 6 (1.20%) Kofax
14 6 (1.20%) CheckPoint
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