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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 214 149 136
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -13
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 223 340 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 1.46% 1.49%
As % of the General category 2.19% 3.19% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 211 215
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
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 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -34.14%
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
10173 10666 11073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.54% 45.75% 51.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7189 7499 7837
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 179 115
Average hourly rate £19.72 £21.88 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £48.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -4 81 £475 - 50
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Croydon - 1 £375 - 1
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 480 (100.00%) Finance
2 171 (35.63%) Banking
3 84 (17.50%) SQL
4 78 (16.25%) Investment Banking
5 77 (16.04%) UNIX
6 74 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (15.21%) Windows
8 70 (14.58%) Java
9 67 (13.96%) Linux
10 65 (13.54%) Front Office
11 63 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
12 56 (11.67%) Project Management
13 55 (11.46%) Microsoft
14 53 (11.04%) XML
15 50 (10.42%) MS Excel
16 47 (9.79%) HTML
17 44 (9.17%) Oracle
18 43 (8.96%) Degree
19 41 (8.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 39 (8.13%) Business Analysis
21 38 (7.92%) Derivative
22 37 (7.71%) ITIL
22 37 (7.71%) Data Modelling
23 36 (7.50%) Retail
24 35 (7.29%) Fixed Income
25 34 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
26 32 (6.67%) JavaScript
27 30 (6.25%) Data Analysis
28 29 (6.04%) WebSphere
28 29 (6.04%) Internet

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 29 (6.04%) WebLogic
1 29 (6.04%) WebSphere
2 18 (3.75%) JBoss
3 15 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.71%) Node.js
5 12 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.29%) CMS
7 10 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.88%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.67%) SAS
9 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.25%) FileNet
10 6 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.83%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.83%) Lync
11 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.63%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.00%) MS Office
3 19 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.71%) MS Project
5 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (1.46%) assyst
4 6 (1.25%) IntelliMatch
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.83%) Summit
7 3 (0.63%) RMDS
7 3 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.63%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.04%) PaaS
2 3 (0.63%) Force.com
3 2 (0.42%) IaaS
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
3 2 (0.42%) Taleo
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.04%) TCP/IP
1 29 (6.04%) Internet
2 18 (3.75%) DNS
3 17 (3.54%) Firewall
4 16 (3.33%) SSL
5 14 (2.92%) BGP
6 10 (2.08%) EIGRP
7 9 (1.88%) LDAP
7 9 (1.88%) DHCP
8 8 (1.67%) LAN
8 8 (1.67%) VPN
8 8 (1.67%) WAN
8 8 (1.67%) OSPF
9 7 (1.46%) Wireless
9 7 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.25%) Multicast
10 6 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.25%) HTTP
11 5 (1.04%) Intranet
11 5 (1.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.46%) UniData
6 7 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (3.13%) JIRA
2 11 (2.29%) Subversion
3 10 (2.08%) Maven
4 7 (1.46%) Mockito
5 6 (1.25%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.04%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.04%) JUnit
7 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.83%) NUnit
7 4 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.83%) Ant
7 4 (0.83%) Moq
7 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.63%) JBehave
8 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.63%) Selenium
9 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.42%) Xcode
9 2 (0.42%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 480 (100.00%) Finance
2 171 (35.63%) Banking
3 78 (16.25%) Investment Banking
4 65 (13.54%) Front Office
5 36 (7.50%) Retail
6 12 (2.50%) Retail Banking
7 11 (2.29%) Back Office
7 11 (2.29%) Legal
8 9 (1.88%) Marketing
9 8 (1.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.83%) Advertising
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 141 (29.38%) Analyst
2 88 (18.33%) Developer
3 46 (9.58%) Business Analyst
4 38 (7.92%) Project Manager
5 30 (6.25%) Consultant
6 29 (6.04%) Architect
7 16 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 15 (3.13%) Support Engineer
9 14 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
9 14 (2.92%) Administrator
10 13 (2.71%) Java Developer
11 12 (2.50%) Data Modeller
11 12 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (2.29%) Network Engineer
12 11 (2.29%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.08%) Senior Developer
13 10 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (2.08%) Security Analyst
13 10 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (2.08%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.04%) XML
2 47 (9.79%) HTML
3 29 (6.04%) .NET
4 26 (5.42%) HTML5
5 22 (4.58%) Web Services
5 22 (4.58%) FIX Protocol
6 21 (4.38%) J2EE
7 20 (4.17%) CSS
8 15 (3.13%) Middleware
9 14 (2.92%) CSS3
10 10 (2.08%) WCF
10 10 (2.08%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.88%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (1.88%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.67%) Backbone.js
12 8 (1.67%) JMS
13 7 (1.46%) SOAP
13 7 (1.46%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.46%) LINQ
13 7 (1.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 38 (7.92%) Derivative
4 35 (7.29%) Fixed Income
5 29 (6.04%) Hedge funds
6 27 (5.63%) Equities
7 25 (5.21%) Management Information System
8 22 (4.58%) Computer Science
8 22 (4.58%) SWIFT
9 18 (3.75%) Equity Derivative
10 16 (3.33%) Credit Derivative
11 15 (3.13%) Blackberry
12 14 (2.92%) Client/Server
13 13 (2.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 13 (2.71%) Reference Data
14 9 (1.88%) Clustering
15 8 (1.67%) Credit Risk
15 8 (1.67%) Mathematics
16 7 (1.46%) Handset
16 7 (1.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (16.04%) UNIX
2 73 (15.21%) Windows
3 67 (13.96%) Linux
4 21 (4.38%) Windows 7
5 18 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.50%) Solaris
6 12 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.63%) SUSE
11 2 (0.42%) Android
11 2 (0.42%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) HPUX
12 1 (0.21%) zOS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (11.67%) Project Management
3 39 (8.13%) Business Analysis
4 37 (7.71%) Data Modelling
4 37 (7.71%) ITIL
5 34 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 29 (6.04%) Analytics
8 28 (5.83%) OO
9 27 (5.63%) Migration
10 26 (5.42%) Change Management
11 25 (5.21%) Scrum
11 25 (5.21%) SOA
11 25 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (5.00%) Waterfall
13 23 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.79%) Asset Management
14 20 (4.17%) Information Security
14 20 (4.17%) UML
14 20 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (17.50%) SQL
2 70 (14.58%) Java
3 32 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 26 (5.42%) C#
5 20 (4.17%) C++
6 19 (3.96%) Perl
7 14 (2.92%) Bash Shell
8 13 (2.71%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.71%) Python
8 13 (2.71%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.50%) C
10 7 (1.46%) VBA
11 6 (1.25%) Ruby
11 6 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.83%) VB
13 3 (0.63%) Korn
13 3 (0.63%) VBScript
13 3 (0.63%) PHP
13 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 43 (8.96%) Degree
2 15 (3.13%) CISSP
3 13 (2.71%) CISM
4 9 (1.88%) CISA
5 7 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.04%) CCNP
7 5 (1.04%) ISEB
8 4 (0.83%) IBM Certification
8 4 (0.83%) PMP
8 4 (0.83%) MCSE
8 4 (0.83%) CISMP
9 3 (0.63%) CCSA
9 3 (0.63%) CCSE
9 3 (0.63%) CBAP
9 3 (0.63%) CCIE
9 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.42%) CCA
10 2 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.04%) QA
2 9 (1.88%) SLA
2 9 (1.88%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.83%) FATCA
4 4 (0.83%) EMIR
4 4 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.63%) COBIT
5 3 (0.63%) Basel III
6 2 (0.42%) Basel II
6 2 (0.42%) COREP
6 2 (0.42%) FINREP
7 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) BS7799
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.21%) GCP
System Software
1 29 (6.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.46%) XenApp
3 7 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.25%) OCFS2
4 6 (1.25%) GlusterFS
4 6 (1.25%) GFS2
5 5 (1.04%) vSphere
6 2 (0.42%) UAG
6 2 (0.42%) XenServer
7 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.21%) Xen
7 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.21%) NFS
7 1 (0.21%) KVM
7 1 (0.21%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (2.08%) Puppet
2 6 (1.25%) SCCM
3 5 (1.04%) SELinux
4 4 (0.83%) SCOM
4 4 (0.83%) OpenView
4 4 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.83%) Control-M
5 3 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.42%) DameWare
6 2 (0.42%) yum
6 2 (0.42%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
7 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 55 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.17%) Oracle
3 28 (5.83%) IBM
4 20 (4.17%) VMware
5 19 (3.96%) Citrix
6 13 (2.71%) Cisco
7 12 (2.50%) HP
8 11 (2.29%) Remedy
9 10 (2.08%) Reuters
9 10 (2.08%) Bloomberg
9 10 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.08%) Sybase
9 10 (2.08%) Altiris
10 9 (1.88%) F5
11 8 (1.67%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.25%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.25%) Kofax
13 6 (1.25%) WorldPay
14 5 (1.04%) AppSense
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £10 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £525 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago