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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 182 199 146
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -53
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 282 239 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.15% 1.55%
As % of the General category 2.93% 2.51% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 183 195
Average daily rate £525 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £311 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.50 - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £9.82
% change year-on-year
- +60.46%
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
9640 9519 10341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 45.69% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6786 6871 7264
Average daily rate £500 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 100 176
Average hourly rate £27.58 £21.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.02% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 83 £525 +16.66% 33
Docklands, London +9 2 £400 -33.60%
Canary Wharf 0 2 £570 +26.66%
Romford +2 1 £725 +11.53%
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 640 (100.00%) Finance
2 208 (32.50%) Banking
3 138 (21.56%) SQL
4 101 (15.78%) Project Management
5 100 (15.63%) Hedge funds
6 91 (14.22%) Oracle
7 85 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (13.13%) Windows
9 80 (12.50%) Linux
10 78 (12.19%) Java
11 75 (11.72%) C#
12 65 (10.16%) Unix
13 56 (8.75%) Microsoft
13 56 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
14 55 (8.59%) Investment Banking
15 54 (8.44%) MS Excel
16 53 (8.28%) HTML
17 51 (7.97%) JavaScript
17 51 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 50 (7.81%) SQL Server
18 50 (7.81%) Python
19 49 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
20 47 (7.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 47 (7.34%) ITIL
21 46 (7.19%) Management Information System
21 46 (7.19%) Front Office
21 46 (7.19%) VMware
22 42 (6.56%) Derivative
23 41 (6.41%) Migration
23 41 (6.41%) .NET

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.66%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 14 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (1.88%) IIS
7 10 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.41%) Confluence
8 9 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.25%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.94%) Apache
10 6 (0.94%) CMS
10 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.78%) Lync
11 5 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.63%) GemFire
12 4 (0.63%) JBoss
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (2.34%) MS Office
4 11 (1.72%) MS Project
5 7 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.19%) Front Arena
2 8 (1.25%) Relativity
2 8 (1.25%) Symantec eDiscovery
3 6 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.63%) Documaker
4 4 (0.63%) Global PAYplus
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.31%) Eikon
6 2 (0.31%) HFM
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.16%) Maximo
7 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.63%) PaaS
2 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.47%) Office 365
3 2 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.38%) Firewall
2 24 (3.75%) HTTP
3 23 (3.59%) DNS
4 14 (2.19%) NAS
4 14 (2.19%) NetScaler
5 11 (1.72%) SAN
6 10 (1.56%) DHCP
6 10 (1.56%) Internet
7 9 (1.41%) BGP
8 8 (1.25%) VPN
9 7 (1.09%) MPLS
9 7 (1.09%) OSPF
9 7 (1.09%) WAN
10 6 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.94%) LAN
10 6 (0.94%) Multicast
10 6 (0.94%) Network Security
10 6 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.94%) SNMP
10 6 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.53%) Oracle Database
3 23 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (2.66%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.34%) Big Data
9 14 (2.19%) Hadoop
9 14 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (1.56%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.56%) QlikView
10 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.09%) OLAP
11 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.94%) PowerCenter
12 6 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (4.38%) JIRA
2 16 (2.50%) Maven
3 14 (2.19%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.41%) Subversion
5 7 (1.09%) Grunt
6 6 (0.94%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.63%) gulp
7 4 (0.63%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.63%) Hudson
7 4 (0.63%) JUnit
8 3 (0.47%) Ant
8 3 (0.47%) Gerrit
8 3 (0.47%) JIRA Agile
8 3 (0.47%) Selenium
8 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.31%) Emacs
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.31%) TestComplete
General
1 640 (100.00%) Finance
2 208 (32.50%) Banking
3 55 (8.59%) Investment Banking
4 46 (7.19%) Front Office
5 22 (3.44%) Retail
6 19 (2.97%) Legal
7 11 (1.72%) Back Office
8 10 (1.56%) Retail Banking
8 10 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.09%) Marketing
10 5 (0.78%) Billing
10 5 (0.78%) Law
11 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.63%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.47%) International Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 178 (27.81%) Developer
2 136 (21.25%) Analyst
3 69 (10.78%) Business Analyst
4 49 (7.66%) Architect
5 44 (6.88%) Java Developer
6 40 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 38 (5.94%) Consultant
8 35 (5.47%) Banking Analyst
9 33 (5.16%) C# Developer
10 27 (4.22%) SQL Developer
11 25 (3.91%) Senior Developer
12 24 (3.75%) .NET Developer
13 23 (3.59%) Administrator
14 21 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (2.81%) Banking Business Analyst
16 16 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
17 15 (2.34%) Applications Support
17 15 (2.34%) Contracts Manager
18 14 (2.19%) Management Consultant
18 14 (2.19%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (8.28%) HTML
2 41 (6.41%) .NET
3 34 (5.31%) HTML5
4 33 (5.16%) CSS
5 26 (4.06%) Web Services
6 25 (3.91%) XML
7 24 (3.75%) Middleware
7 24 (3.75%) Spring
8 21 (3.28%) AngularJS
8 21 (3.28%) JMS
9 16 (2.50%) CSS3
10 14 (2.19%) jQuery
10 14 (2.19%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (2.03%) REST
12 12 (1.88%) ASP.NET
13 11 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
14 10 (1.56%) JDBC
15 8 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.63%) Hedge funds
2 56 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (7.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 46 (7.19%) Management Information System
5 42 (6.56%) Derivative
6 37 (5.78%) Fixed Income
7 36 (5.63%) Equities
8 29 (4.53%) Clustering
9 23 (3.59%) Data Centre
10 19 (2.97%) CMDB
11 18 (2.81%) User Experience
12 17 (2.66%) Fintech
13 16 (2.50%) Computer Science
13 16 (2.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 13 (2.03%) PMI
15 11 (1.72%) Mathematics
16 10 (1.56%) Credit Risk
17 9 (1.41%) Blackberry
17 9 (1.41%) Market Risk
18 7 (1.09%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 84 (13.13%) Windows
2 80 (12.50%) Linux
3 65 (10.16%) Unix
4 38 (5.94%) Windows Server
5 33 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.66%) Solaris
7 17 (2.66%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.94%) Android
11 5 (0.78%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.31%) AIX
14 2 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (15.78%) Project Management
2 85 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
5 47 (7.34%) ITIL
6 41 (6.41%) Migration
7 40 (6.25%) SDLC
8 39 (6.09%) ITSM
9 37 (5.78%) Analytics
9 37 (5.78%) Service Management
10 35 (5.47%) Business Analysis
10 35 (5.47%) Change Management
11 34 (5.31%) Risk Management
12 33 (5.16%) Data Management
13 31 (4.84%) Asset Management
14 28 (4.38%) Service Delivery
15 26 (4.06%) Programme Management
16 25 (3.91%) OO
16 25 (3.91%) SOA
17 23 (3.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 138 (21.56%) SQL
2 78 (12.19%) Java
3 75 (11.72%) C#
4 51 (7.97%) JavaScript
5 50 (7.81%) Python
6 29 (4.53%) PowerShell
7 25 (3.91%) C
8 24 (3.75%) C++
9 21 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.81%) Perl
10 18 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.88%) VBScript
13 10 (1.56%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.41%) Scala
14 9 (1.41%) VBA
15 6 (0.94%) Ruby
16 3 (0.47%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.47%) PHP
16 3 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (5.78%) Degree
2 18 (2.81%) PMI Certification
2 18 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.03%) CCNP
5 8 (1.25%) CCNA
6 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.78%) MCSE
7 5 (0.78%) PMP
7 5 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.63%) CISSP
8 4 (0.63%) MCITP
8 4 (0.63%) MCSA
9 3 (0.47%) ISEB
9 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.31%) CCIE
10 2 (0.31%) CISM
10 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.16%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.94%) QA
2 17 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.34%) SEPA
4 14 (2.19%) SLA
5 8 (1.25%) COBIT
5 8 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.78%) FATCA
6 5 (0.78%) MiFID
7 4 (0.63%) EMIR
8 3 (0.47%) AIFMD
8 3 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.47%) UCITS
9 2 (0.31%) Basel III
9 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.19%) XenApp
4 13 (2.03%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.09%) vSphere
6 5 (0.78%) GFS2
6 5 (0.78%) GlusterFS
6 5 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.78%) OCFS2
7 4 (0.63%) NFS
8 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.47%) vCloud
8 3 (0.47%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.31%) Xen
10 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (2.97%) SCCM
1 19 (2.97%) SCOM
2 11 (1.72%) Control-M
3 9 (1.41%) Tivoli
4 8 (1.25%) EnCase
4 8 (1.25%) FTK
4 8 (1.25%) Puppet
5 7 (1.09%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.94%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.78%) CFEngine
7 5 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.78%) SELinux
7 5 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.63%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.16%) Icinga
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 91 (14.22%) Oracle
2 56 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 46 (7.19%) VMware
4 38 (5.94%) Citrix
5 28 (4.38%) Cisco
6 27 (4.22%) IBM
7 25 (3.91%) ServiceNow
8 23 (3.59%) Siebel
9 19 (2.97%) Informatica
10 14 (2.19%) HP
10 14 (2.19%) Tableau
11 13 (2.03%) Veritas
12 12 (1.88%) Bloomberg
13 11 (1.72%) Juniper
13 11 (1.72%) Sybase
14 9 (1.41%) AppSense
14 9 (1.41%) BMC
15 8 (1.25%) Nuix
15 8 (1.25%) Red Hat
15 8 (1.25%) SmartStream
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