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 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 189 138 161
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +23
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 262 367 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.56% 1.35%
As % of the General category 2.37% 3.47% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 192 213
Average daily rate
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£488 £481 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £370 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.08% -1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.91 £9.94 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+60.08% -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
11076 10580 12419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 47.01% 44.86% 51.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8024 7369 8724
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 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 136 192
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.88 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 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 27 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
(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 -5 86 £488 -2.50% 47
Docklands, London -8 1 £500 -17.86%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £558 -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 485 (100.00%) Finance
2 167 (34.43%) Banking
3 107 (22.06%) SQL
4 77 (15.88%) UNIX
5 70 (14.43%) Oracle
6 67 (13.81%) Windows
7 66 (13.61%) Microsoft
8 64 (13.20%) Java
9 63 (12.99%) Linux
10 60 (12.37%) SQL Server
10 60 (12.37%) Investment Banking
11 58 (11.96%) Front Office
12 56 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (11.34%) Project Management
14 45 (9.28%) MS Excel
14 45 (9.28%) Fixed Income
15 44 (9.07%) C#
16 42 (8.66%) XML
16 42 (8.66%) Business Analysis
17 41 (8.45%) .NET
18 40 (8.25%) Asset Management
19 36 (7.42%) Migration
20 35 (7.22%) Retail
20 35 (7.22%) JavaScript
21 34 (7.01%) ITIL
21 34 (7.01%) Risk Management
22 33 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 32 (6.60%) SDLC
23 32 (6.60%) Analytics

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 17 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 16 (3.30%) WebLogic
3 13 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.27%) JBoss
4 11 (2.27%) SAS
5 10 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.65%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.24%) CMS
7 6 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.03%) Apache
9 4 (0.82%) LiveLink
9 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.82%) Node.js
10 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.62%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.41%) Lync
11 2 (0.41%) Jetty
Applications
1 45 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.15%) MS Office
3 14 (2.89%) MS Project
4 13 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (1.44%) Summit
5 5 (1.03%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (1.03%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.62%) MultiFonds
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.41%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.41%) assyst
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.03%) PaaS
2 4 (0.82%) Office 365
2 4 (0.82%) OneDrive
3 3 (0.62%) Force.com
3 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.33%) WAN
2 18 (3.71%) LAN
2 18 (3.71%) Internet
2 18 (3.71%) Firewall
3 14 (2.89%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.68%) DNS
5 11 (2.27%) SSL
6 10 (2.06%) BGP
7 9 (1.86%) Intranet
7 9 (1.86%) DHCP
8 8 (1.65%) LDAP
8 8 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.44%) OSPF
9 7 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (1.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (1.24%) HTTP
10 6 (1.24%) VPN
10 6 (1.24%) WAAS
10 6 (1.24%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (4.54%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.47%) OLAP
9 9 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.65%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.65%) UniData
11 7 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.82%) DB2
12 4 (0.82%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.62%) Informix
13 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.62%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (3.30%) JIRA
2 13 (2.68%) Maven
3 10 (2.06%) Subversion
4 7 (1.44%) JUnit
5 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.82%) Selenium
6 4 (0.82%) Jasmine
6 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.62%) Mockito
8 2 (0.41%) jMock
8 2 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.41%) JBehave
8 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.41%) Ant
8 2 (0.41%) Xcode
8 2 (0.41%) NUnit
8 2 (0.41%) ClearCase
General
1 485 (100.00%) Finance
2 167 (34.43%) Banking
3 60 (12.37%) Investment Banking
4 58 (11.96%) Front Office
5 35 (7.22%) Retail
6 13 (2.68%) Legal
7 11 (2.27%) Back Office
8 10 (2.06%) Advertising
9 8 (1.65%) Marketing
10 7 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.82%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.62%) Law
13 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.41%) Publishing
13 2 (0.41%) Billing
13 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 137 (28.25%) Analyst
2 118 (24.33%) Developer
3 60 (12.37%) Business Analyst
4 45 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 33 (6.80%) Architect
6 24 (4.95%) Consultant
7 22 (4.54%) Java Developer
8 21 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (3.30%) Senior Developer
11 15 (3.09%) Support Analyst
12 14 (2.89%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (2.47%) Applications Support
14 11 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
14 11 (2.27%) IT Project Manager
14 11 (2.27%) SQL Developer
15 10 (2.06%) Data Analyst
15 10 (2.06%) Support Engineer
16 9 (1.86%) Administrator
16 9 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.66%) XML
2 41 (8.45%) .NET
3 30 (6.19%) Web Services
4 25 (5.15%) HTML
5 17 (3.51%) FIX Protocol
6 16 (3.30%) J2EE
7 14 (2.89%) HTML5
8 13 (2.68%) Spring
8 13 (2.68%) SOAP
9 12 (2.47%) CSS
9 12 (2.47%) Middleware
9 12 (2.47%) WCF
10 11 (2.27%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.27%) Entity Framework
11 9 (1.86%) LINQ
11 9 (1.86%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.65%) CSS3
12 8 (1.65%) MDX
12 8 (1.65%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (1.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.28%) Fixed Income
3 33 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 31 (6.39%) Derivative
5 28 (5.77%) Hedge funds
6 23 (4.74%) Equities
7 22 (4.54%) Data Centre
8 21 (4.33%) Computer Science
9 19 (3.92%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.47%) SWIFT
11 11 (2.27%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.27%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.86%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.86%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.65%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 7 (1.44%) PMI
14 7 (1.44%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.44%) Data Structures
15 6 (1.24%) Credit Risk
16 5 (1.03%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.88%) UNIX
2 67 (13.81%) Windows
3 63 (12.99%) Linux
4 19 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.51%) Solaris
6 17 (3.51%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.62%) Android
11 3 (0.62%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.41%) zOS
12 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.21%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) HPUX
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (11.34%) Project Management
1 55 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (8.66%) Business Analysis
3 40 (8.25%) Asset Management
4 36 (7.42%) Migration
5 34 (7.01%) Risk Management
5 34 (7.01%) ITIL
6 32 (6.60%) Analytics
6 32 (6.60%) SDLC
7 31 (6.39%) Data Analysis
8 25 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (4.95%) OO
9 24 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (4.54%) Change Management
10 22 (4.54%) Data Management
11 21 (4.33%) TDD
11 21 (4.33%) Information Security
12 19 (3.92%) SOA
13 17 (3.51%) CRM
14 15 (3.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 107 (22.06%) SQL
2 64 (13.20%) Java
3 44 (9.07%) C#
4 35 (7.22%) JavaScript
5 28 (5.77%) C++
6 25 (5.15%) Perl
7 18 (3.71%) Python
8 17 (3.51%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.89%) VBA
9 14 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.68%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.47%) C
12 11 (2.27%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.44%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.24%) VBScript
15 5 (1.03%) VB
15 5 (1.03%) Korn
16 4 (0.82%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.62%) Ruby
17 3 (0.62%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 31 (6.39%) Degree
2 12 (2.47%) CISSP
2 12 (2.47%) CISM
3 11 (2.27%) CISA
4 7 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.24%) CCSA
5 6 (1.24%) CCSE
6 5 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.82%) PhD
7 4 (0.82%) CCIE
7 4 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.62%) RHCE
9 2 (0.41%) MCSE
9 2 (0.41%) CRISC
10 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.21%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.95%) QA
2 8 (1.65%) SLA
3 7 (1.44%) FATCA
3 7 (1.44%) EMIR
4 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.62%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.41%) COBIT
7 2 (0.41%) Basel II
8 1 (0.21%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.21%) MiFID
8 1 (0.21%) GCP
System Software
1 30 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.03%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.62%) OCFS2
4 3 (0.62%) GlusterFS
4 3 (0.62%) GFS2
5 2 (0.41%) vSphere
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) Squid
6 1 (0.21%) NLBS
6 1 (0.21%) RACF
6 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (2.06%) Control-M
2 9 (1.86%) SCCM
3 8 (1.65%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.44%) Puppet
5 5 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (0.82%) OpenView
6 4 (0.82%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.62%) SCOM
7 3 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.62%) DameWare
7 3 (0.62%) yum
7 3 (0.62%) SELinux
8 2 (0.41%) vMotion
8 2 (0.41%) WSUS
8 2 (0.41%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.21%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 70 (14.43%) Oracle
2 66 (13.61%) Microsoft
3 30 (6.19%) IBM
4 18 (3.71%) Citrix
5 17 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 17 (3.51%) Remedy
6 15 (3.09%) VMware
7 14 (2.89%) Cisco
8 13 (2.68%) Calypso
9 12 (2.47%) Sybase
10 9 (1.86%) HP
10 9 (1.86%) BMC
10 9 (1.86%) Reuters
10 9 (1.86%) Bloomberg
11 8 (1.65%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.44%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.44%) F5
13 6 (1.24%) Altiris
13 6 (1.24%) Tableau
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £800 - £950 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £750.00 - £830.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago