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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 212 159 143
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -16
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 258 359 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.05% 1.42% 1.48%
As % of the General category 2.33% 2.84% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 231 219
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £673 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% -34.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.10 £9.88 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.84% -31.89%
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
11086 12657 13058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.95% 49.93% 52.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7986 8962 9032
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 £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 159 218
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £46.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(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 -13 71 £500 +2.56% 52
Docklands, London +8 1 - - 1
Hackney - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 617 (100.00%) Finance
2 217 (35.17%) Banking
3 177 (28.69%) Hedge funds
4 162 (26.26%) UNIX
5 141 (22.85%) SQL
6 102 (16.53%) Linux
7 101 (16.37%) Oracle
8 100 (16.21%) Investment Banking
9 95 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (15.40%) Windows
10 89 (14.42%) Microsoft
11 75 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
12 74 (11.99%) Java
12 74 (11.99%) Front Office
13 70 (11.35%) Active Directory
14 50 (8.10%) Remedy
15 49 (7.94%) Project Management
15 49 (7.94%) HP
16 48 (7.78%) VMware
17 46 (7.46%) Migration
17 46 (7.46%) Management Information System
18 45 (7.29%) JIRA
19 44 (7.13%) Business Analysis
19 44 (7.13%) WebLogic
20 43 (6.97%) IBM
20 43 (6.97%) Firewall
20 43 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
21 41 (6.65%) User Acceptance Testing
22 40 (6.48%) Bash Shell
22 40 (6.48%) Change Management

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 44 (7.13%) WebLogic
2 35 (5.67%) WebSphere
3 29 (4.70%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.59%) IIS
5 13 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (1.94%) CMS
7 9 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
7 9 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.30%) SAS
9 7 (1.13%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.13%) Apache
9 7 (1.13%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.97%) Node.js
10 6 (0.97%) Confluence
10 6 (0.97%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.97%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.35%) MS Office
3 12 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.30%) MS Project
6 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.32%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (4.86%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.62%) RMDS
2 10 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (1.46%) Documaker
3 9 (1.46%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.65%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.49%) assyst
6 3 (0.49%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.32%) HiPortfolio
7 2 (0.32%) Summit
8 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.32%) SaaS
2 2 (0.32%) PaaS
2 2 (0.32%) IaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.97%) Firewall
2 38 (6.16%) DNS
3 28 (4.54%) TCP/IP
4 26 (4.21%) VPN
5 25 (4.05%) SSL
6 24 (3.89%) HTTP
7 18 (2.92%) WAN
8 16 (2.59%) Internet
8 16 (2.59%) Multicast
9 13 (2.11%) HTTPS
10 12 (1.94%) NetScreen
11 11 (1.78%) Intranet
11 11 (1.78%) LAN
12 9 (1.46%) SNMP
12 9 (1.46%) VLAN
12 9 (1.46%) iSCSI
12 9 (1.46%) FCoE
12 9 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 21 (3.40%) Oracle Exadata
4 19 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (1.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (1.30%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.13%) Sybase ASE
11 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (0.97%) OLAP
13 5 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (7.29%) JIRA
2 19 (3.08%) Maven
3 15 (2.43%) Subversion
4 12 (1.94%) TeamCity
5 11 (1.78%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.46%) Ant
7 6 (0.97%) JUnit
8 4 (0.65%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.65%) Hudson
8 4 (0.65%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.32%) Selenium
10 2 (0.32%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.32%) NUnit
10 2 (0.32%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.32%) Mockito
11 1 (0.16%) Mocha
General
1 617 (100.00%) Finance
2 217 (35.17%) Banking
3 100 (16.21%) Investment Banking
4 74 (11.99%) Front Office
5 25 (4.05%) Retail
6 14 (2.27%) Legal
7 9 (1.46%) Billing
7 9 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.13%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.13%) Marketing
9 6 (0.97%) Back Office
10 5 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.65%) French Language
12 3 (0.49%) German Language
13 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Law
13 2 (0.32%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (25.93%) Analyst
2 126 (20.42%) Developer
3 50 (8.10%) Business Analyst
4 42 (6.81%) Project Manager
5 38 (6.16%) Consultant
6 32 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
7 27 (4.38%) Java Developer
8 23 (3.73%) DBA
9 22 (3.57%) Architect
9 22 (3.57%) Data Analyst
9 22 (3.57%) C++ Developer
10 21 (3.40%) Support Analyst
11 18 (2.92%) Network Engineer
12 17 (2.76%) Desktop Support
12 17 (2.76%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (2.43%) Oracle DBA
14 13 (2.11%) Junior
14 13 (2.11%) MI Analyst
15 11 (1.78%) Technical Architect
15 11 (1.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.83%) Middleware
2 29 (4.70%) .NET
3 28 (4.54%) XML
4 27 (4.38%) HTML
5 26 (4.21%) WebSphere MQ
6 23 (3.73%) CSS
6 23 (3.73%) JMS
7 22 (3.57%) Web Services
8 17 (2.76%) SOAP
9 15 (2.43%) J2EE
10 14 (2.27%) ASP.NET
10 14 (2.27%) Spring
11 11 (1.78%) JDBC
11 11 (1.78%) RESTful
11 11 (1.78%) HTML5
12 10 (1.62%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (1.62%) jQuery
12 10 (1.62%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (1.62%) WebCenter
13 9 (1.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 177 (28.69%) Hedge funds
2 75 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 36 (5.83%) Equities
5 30 (4.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (4.54%) Fixed Income
6 28 (4.54%) Derivative
7 25 (4.05%) Clustering
8 22 (3.57%) User Experience
9 19 (3.08%) Blackberry
10 15 (2.43%) Credit Risk
11 13 (2.11%) Market Risk
11 13 (2.11%) Tandem
12 12 (1.94%) Reference Data
13 11 (1.78%) Computer Science
14 10 (1.62%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.30%) AS400
15 8 (1.30%) SecurID
15 8 (1.30%) VAX
16 6 (0.97%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 162 (26.26%) UNIX
2 102 (16.53%) Linux
3 95 (15.40%) Windows
4 33 (5.35%) Windows 7
5 22 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 20 (3.24%) SELinux
7 19 (3.08%) Solaris
8 18 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.30%) VMS
12 7 (1.13%) SUSE
13 3 (0.49%) Android
13 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.32%) zOS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.16%) AIX
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (7.94%) Project Management
3 46 (7.46%) Migration
4 44 (7.13%) Business Analysis
5 41 (6.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (6.48%) Change Management
7 39 (6.32%) SOA
8 37 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (6.00%) Risk Management
9 35 (5.67%) Asset Management
10 33 (5.35%) Data Analysis
10 33 (5.35%) Configuration Management
11 32 (5.19%) ITIL
12 31 (5.02%) TDD
13 28 (4.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (4.54%) Scrum
13 28 (4.54%) Low Latency
14 26 (4.21%) DevOps
15 25 (4.05%) Workflow
15 25 (4.05%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (22.85%) SQL
2 74 (11.99%) Java
3 40 (6.48%) Bash Shell
4 38 (6.16%) C#
5 35 (5.67%) Python
6 26 (4.21%) Ruby
7 25 (4.05%) C++
8 24 (3.89%) JavaScript
8 24 (3.89%) Shell Script
9 21 (3.40%) T-SQL
10 20 (3.24%) C
11 15 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.43%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.27%) VBA
13 13 (2.11%) VB
14 12 (1.94%) Perl
15 11 (1.78%) Jython
16 10 (1.62%) Scala
17 9 (1.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 5 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (5.83%) Degree
2 20 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (2.59%) CISSP
4 13 (2.11%) CCNP
5 11 (1.78%) CISM
6 8 (1.30%) JNCIS
7 7 (1.13%) CISA
7 7 (1.13%) CCIE
7 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.81%) CCNA
8 5 (0.81%) ISEB
9 4 (0.65%) CCSA
9 4 (0.65%) CCSE
10 3 (0.49%) GIAC
10 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.49%) CCA
10 3 (0.49%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.32%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.86%) SLA
2 19 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.11%) QA
4 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) COBIT
5 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) Basel III
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 70 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.51%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (2.11%) vSphere
5 9 (1.46%) NFS
5 9 (1.46%) vCloud
6 4 (0.65%) Xen
6 4 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.49%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.49%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.32%) XenApp
8 2 (0.32%) RACF
8 2 (0.32%) HDFS
9 1 (0.16%) ACF2
9 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.16%) KVM
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 34 (5.51%) Control-M
2 30 (4.86%) NetBackup
3 23 (3.73%) Tivoli
4 22 (3.57%) Puppet
5 18 (2.92%) Backup Exec
6 14 (2.27%) SCOM
6 14 (2.27%) Data Guard
7 12 (1.94%) Nagios
7 12 (1.94%) OpenView
8 9 (1.46%) ARCserve
8 9 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
8 9 (1.46%) Oracle Identity Management
8 9 (1.46%) HP SIM
9 8 (1.30%) Legato
9 8 (1.30%) Tivoli NetView
9 8 (1.30%) Netcool
9 8 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.97%) DameWare
Vendors
1 101 (16.37%) Oracle
2 89 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 50 (8.10%) Remedy
4 49 (7.94%) HP
5 48 (7.78%) VMware
6 43 (6.97%) IBM
7 33 (5.35%) Cisco
8 31 (5.02%) Veritas
9 28 (4.54%) F5
10 22 (3.57%) Reuters
10 22 (3.57%) Citrix
10 22 (3.57%) BMC
11 21 (3.40%) Bloomberg
11 21 (3.40%) Altiris
12 18 (2.92%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.92%) Sybase
13 17 (2.76%) Fidessa
14 15 (2.43%) Tableau
15 14 (2.27%) 29West
15 14 (2.27%) SolarWinds
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £451 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £470 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £440 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sterlings Partnership
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago