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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 202 145 135
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -10
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 234 362 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.52% 1.63%
As % of the General category 2.28% 3.10% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 184 232
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.13 £9.88 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-7.51% -64.09%
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
10281 11662 10231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.18% 49.00% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7561 8252 7071
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 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 159 178
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £43.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -8 84 £475 +5.55% 36
Canary Wharf 0 3 £450 -10.00%
Romford - 2 £650 -
Docklands, London +12 1 - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 560 (100.00%) Finance
2 227 (40.54%) Banking
3 114 (20.36%) SQL
3 114 (20.36%) UNIX
4 103 (18.39%) Hedge funds
5 102 (18.21%) Investment Banking
6 97 (17.32%) Linux
7 93 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (14.11%) Oracle
9 77 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
10 74 (13.21%) Windows
11 72 (12.86%) Java
12 67 (11.96%) Front Office
13 59 (10.54%) Microsoft
14 47 (8.39%) Project Management
14 47 (8.39%) Degree
15 45 (8.04%) Management Information System
16 44 (7.86%) Migration
17 42 (7.50%) Business Analysis
18 41 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (7.32%) MS Excel
19 40 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
20 39 (6.96%) XML
20 39 (6.96%) WebLogic
21 37 (6.61%) Retail
22 36 (6.43%) Change Management
23 35 (6.25%) C#
23 35 (6.25%) Active Directory
23 35 (6.25%) Firewall
23 35 (6.25%) Scrum

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (6.96%) WebLogic
2 25 (4.46%) WebSphere
3 17 (3.04%) CMS
4 11 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.79%) Node.js
6 9 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
6 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.25%) SAS
8 7 (1.25%) IIS
9 6 (1.07%) Apache
10 5 (0.89%) Confluence
10 5 (0.89%) Lync
10 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.07%) MS Office
3 12 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.43%) MS Project
5 6 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.36%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
3 9 (1.61%) Oracle FAH
3 9 (1.61%) Documaker
3 9 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (1.43%) RMDS
5 7 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (1.07%) assyst
7 5 (0.89%) IntelliMatch
8 4 (0.71%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.54%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 3 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.36%) HiPortfolio
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.89%) PaaS
3 4 (0.71%) IaaS
3 4 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.25%) Firewall
2 32 (5.71%) DNS
3 28 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.04%) SSL
5 16 (2.86%) VPN
6 13 (2.32%) HTTP
7 12 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (1.96%) HTTPS
8 11 (1.96%) Internet
9 10 (1.79%) Intranet
9 10 (1.79%) NetScreen
9 10 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (1.79%) Multicast
10 8 (1.43%) Network Security
10 8 (1.43%) SAN
10 8 (1.43%) WAN
10 8 (1.43%) DHCP
11 7 (1.25%) BGP
12 6 (1.07%) EIGRP
12 6 (1.07%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 11 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.54%) Big Data
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (6.07%) JIRA
2 21 (3.75%) Maven
3 18 (3.21%) Subversion
4 12 (2.14%) TeamCity
5 11 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.79%) Ant
7 7 (1.25%) JUnit
8 5 (0.89%) Hudson
8 5 (0.89%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.89%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.71%) NUnit
9 4 (0.71%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.54%) Selenium
10 3 (0.54%) Moq
10 3 (0.54%) Mockito
10 3 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.36%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.36%) TestComplete
General
1 560 (100.00%) Finance
2 227 (40.54%) Banking
3 102 (18.21%) Investment Banking
4 67 (11.96%) Front Office
5 37 (6.61%) Retail
6 19 (3.39%) Retail Banking
7 16 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.68%) Legal
9 11 (1.96%) Billing
10 6 (1.07%) Marketing
11 4 (0.71%) Back Office
11 4 (0.71%) Law
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) German Language
12 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 153 (27.32%) Analyst
2 106 (18.93%) Developer
3 48 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 41 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 34 (6.07%) Consultant
6 28 (5.00%) Architect
6 28 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 22 (3.93%) Java Developer
8 17 (3.04%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (2.68%) Network Engineer
9 15 (2.68%) Support Engineer
9 15 (2.68%) Operations Analyst
9 15 (2.68%) MI Analyst
10 14 (2.50%) Support Analyst
11 12 (2.14%) C++ Developer
11 12 (2.14%) Desktop Support
12 10 (1.79%) Programme Manager
12 10 (1.79%) Perl Developer
12 10 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (1.61%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.96%) XML
2 33 (5.89%) Middleware
3 32 (5.71%) HTML
4 31 (5.54%) .NET
5 24 (4.29%) CSS
6 21 (3.75%) JMS
7 19 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
8 17 (3.04%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (3.04%) Web Services
9 16 (2.86%) SOAP
9 16 (2.86%) HTML5
10 15 (2.68%) J2EE
10 15 (2.68%) Spring
11 11 (1.96%) ASP.NET
11 11 (1.96%) CSS3
12 10 (1.79%) REST
12 10 (1.79%) WebCenter
12 10 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
13 9 (1.61%) RESTful
13 9 (1.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 103 (18.39%) Hedge funds
2 77 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.04%) Management Information System
4 33 (5.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (5.71%) Equities
6 30 (5.36%) Derivative
7 27 (4.82%) Fixed Income
8 20 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 20 (3.57%) SWIFT
9 19 (3.39%) Reference Data
10 17 (3.04%) Clustering
11 16 (2.86%) Credit Risk
11 16 (2.86%) User Experience
12 14 (2.50%) Market Risk
13 13 (2.32%) Blackberry
14 10 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
14 10 (1.79%) Oracle Exalogic
15 9 (1.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 9 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
16 8 (1.43%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 114 (20.36%) UNIX
2 97 (17.32%) Linux
3 74 (13.21%) Windows
4 27 (4.82%) Windows 7
5 22 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 17 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.96%) SUSE
10 7 (1.25%) Solaris
11 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.36%) Android
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) VMS
13 1 (0.18%) zOS
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (8.39%) Project Management
3 44 (7.86%) Migration
4 42 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 41 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (6.43%) Change Management
8 35 (6.25%) Scrum
9 34 (6.07%) Data Analysis
10 33 (5.89%) ITIL
11 32 (5.71%) SOA
12 31 (5.54%) OO
12 31 (5.54%) TDD
13 27 (4.82%) Data Modelling
14 25 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (4.29%) Asset Management
16 23 (4.11%) Information Security
17 22 (3.93%) Waterfall
17 22 (3.93%) Low Latency
18 21 (3.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 114 (20.36%) SQL
2 72 (12.86%) Java
3 35 (6.25%) C#
3 35 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 28 (5.00%) Python
5 27 (4.82%) Shell Script
6 24 (4.29%) JavaScript
7 19 (3.39%) Ruby
8 16 (2.86%) Perl
8 16 (2.86%) C++
9 14 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.79%) C
12 9 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.61%) Scala
12 9 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 9 (1.61%) Jython
13 8 (1.43%) VBA
14 5 (0.89%) PHP
15 4 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (8.39%) Degree
2 23 (4.11%) CISSP
3 17 (3.04%) CISM
4 15 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.96%) CISA
6 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.79%) CCNP
7 7 (1.25%) ISEB
8 6 (1.07%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.07%) CISMP
9 5 (0.89%) CCA
9 5 (0.89%) MCSE
9 5 (0.89%) CCIE
10 4 (0.71%) PMP
10 4 (0.71%) JNCIS
11 3 (0.54%) MCITP
11 3 (0.54%) CBAP
11 3 (0.54%) VCP5
11 3 (0.54%) CCSE
11 3 (0.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.21%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.68%) QA
3 13 (2.32%) SLA
4 9 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.89%) COBIT
5 5 (0.89%) Basel III
6 4 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.36%) COREP
7 2 (0.36%) FINREP
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.18%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.18%) Basel II
8 1 (0.18%) BS7799
System Software
1 35 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.89%) Xen
5 5 (0.89%) NFS
5 5 (0.89%) XenApp
5 5 (0.89%) vSphere
6 4 (0.71%) vCloud
7 3 (0.54%) XenServer
8 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.36%) HDFS
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) RACF
9 1 (0.18%) Squid
9 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.18%) ACF2
9 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (2.86%) Control-M
1 16 (2.86%) Puppet
2 14 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 12 (2.14%) SELinux
4 11 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 11 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
6 7 (1.25%) SCCM
7 6 (1.07%) SCOM
7 6 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.89%) OpenView
8 5 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.71%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.54%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.54%) DameWare
11 2 (0.36%) MOM
12 1 (0.18%) Netcool
12 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.18%) Legato
Vendors
1 79 (14.11%) Oracle
2 59 (10.54%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.54%) VMware
4 26 (4.64%) Remedy
5 23 (4.11%) Cisco
6 22 (3.93%) HP
6 22 (3.93%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.75%) IBM
8 20 (3.57%) F5
9 18 (3.21%) Citrix
10 14 (2.50%) Veritas
10 14 (2.50%) Sybase
10 14 (2.50%) TIBCO
10 14 (2.50%) Reuters
11 13 (2.32%) Bloomberg
11 13 (2.32%) 29West
12 12 (2.14%) Tableau
12 12 (2.14%) NetApp
12 12 (2.14%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.79%) Informatica
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £490 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 25 days ago