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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 143 161 143
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 361 334 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.49% 1.35% 1.48%
As % of the General category 3.32% 2.65% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 231 204
Average daily rate
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£500 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.57 £11.00 £10.89
% change year-on-year
-12.97% +1.05%
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
10875 12591 13566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.89% 50.83% 51.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7547 8897 9273
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 £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 170 230
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -7 75 £500 -0.09% 59
Docklands, London +4 1 - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 691 (100.00%) Finance
2 226 (32.71%) Banking
3 213 (30.82%) Hedge funds
4 149 (21.56%) SQL
5 145 (20.98%) UNIX
6 114 (16.50%) Windows
7 113 (16.35%) Oracle
8 107 (15.48%) Investment Banking
9 96 (13.89%) Linux
10 92 (13.31%) Microsoft
11 79 (11.43%) Active Directory
12 76 (11.00%) Front Office
13 65 (9.41%) Java
14 62 (8.97%) Project Management
15 60 (8.68%) Migration
16 57 (8.25%) IBM
17 55 (7.96%) HP
18 52 (7.53%) SQL Server
19 49 (7.09%) MS Excel
19 49 (7.09%) Remedy
20 48 (6.95%) VMware
21 47 (6.80%) Firewall
22 46 (6.66%) Agile Software Development
23 45 (6.51%) WebLogic
23 45 (6.51%) Degree
24 43 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
24 43 (6.22%) Windows 7
25 42 (6.08%) Cisco
25 42 (6.08%) Management Information System
25 42 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 45 (6.51%) WebLogic
2 37 (5.35%) WebSphere
3 31 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.89%) CMS
5 18 (2.60%) IIS
6 10 (1.45%) Joomla!
6 10 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
7 9 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (1.01%) Apache
8 7 (1.01%) SAS
8 7 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
9 6 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.87%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.87%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.93%) MS Office
3 15 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.16%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.29%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (4.34%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (1.30%) Oracle FAH
4 8 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (1.16%) Documaker
5 7 (1.01%) RMDS
6 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.58%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.43%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.43%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.29%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.29%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.14%) assyst
10 1 (0.14%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.14%) Summit
10 1 (0.14%) HFM
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
1 20 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.80%) Firewall
2 29 (4.20%) VPN
2 29 (4.20%) DNS
3 27 (3.91%) HTTP
4 26 (3.76%) TCP/IP
5 25 (3.62%) Internet
5 25 (3.62%) WAN
5 25 (3.62%) Multicast
6 23 (3.33%) Intranet
7 20 (2.89%) SSL
8 15 (2.17%) NetScreen
9 13 (1.88%) LAN
10 11 (1.59%) HTTPS
11 10 (1.45%) SAN
11 10 (1.45%) VLAN
12 9 (1.30%) iSCSI
12 9 (1.30%) FCoE
12 9 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (1.30%) SNMP
13 7 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.93%) Oracle Database
3 26 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 26 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (2.89%) Oracle Exadata
6 18 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.74%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
14 6 (0.87%) OLAP
15 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (4.92%) JIRA
2 8 (1.16%) Subversion
2 8 (1.16%) Maven
3 7 (1.01%) Eclipse
4 6 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.72%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.58%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.29%) Ant
8 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.14%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.14%) JUnit
9 1 (0.14%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.14%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.14%) Mockito
9 1 (0.14%) Mocha
9 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
General
1 691 (100.00%) Finance
2 226 (32.71%) Banking
3 107 (15.48%) Investment Banking
4 76 (11.00%) Front Office
5 26 (3.76%) Retail
6 19 (2.75%) Legal
7 13 (1.88%) Back Office
8 12 (1.74%) Marketing
9 10 (1.45%) Billing
10 6 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.58%) Publishing
12 4 (0.58%) German Language
13 3 (0.43%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.43%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.43%) French Language
14 2 (0.29%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Games
15 1 (0.14%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 178 (25.76%) Analyst
2 137 (19.83%) Developer
3 65 (9.41%) Business Analyst
4 56 (8.10%) Project Manager
5 42 (6.08%) Consultant
6 32 (4.63%) Operations Analyst
7 30 (4.34%) Java Developer
8 25 (3.62%) DBA
9 23 (3.33%) Data Analyst
9 23 (3.33%) C++ Developer
10 22 (3.18%) Support Analyst
10 22 (3.18%) Network Engineer
11 21 (3.04%) Architect
12 18 (2.60%) Junior
13 17 (2.46%) Linux Engineer
14 16 (2.32%) Desktop Support
15 15 (2.17%) Oracle DBA
16 14 (2.03%) Support Engineer
16 14 (2.03%) Applications Support
17 11 (1.59%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.35%) Middleware
2 33 (4.78%) .NET
3 29 (4.20%) WebSphere MQ
4 25 (3.62%) HTML
5 24 (3.47%) CSS
6 19 (2.75%) XML
7 17 (2.46%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.32%) Spring
8 16 (2.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 15 (2.17%) JMS
10 14 (2.03%) WebCenter
11 13 (1.88%) jQuery
12 12 (1.74%) Web Services
13 11 (1.59%) HTML5
14 10 (1.45%) SOAP
15 9 (1.30%) JDBC
16 8 (1.16%) J2EE
17 7 (1.01%) Oracle Streams
17 7 (1.01%) MDX
18 6 (0.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 213 (30.82%) Hedge funds
2 42 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 37 (5.35%) Equities
4 33 (4.78%) Fixed Income
5 24 (3.47%) Clustering
6 23 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (3.18%) Derivative
8 19 (2.75%) Blackberry
9 15 (2.17%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.88%) Economics
11 12 (1.74%) E-Learning
12 11 (1.59%) Credit Risk
13 9 (1.30%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.30%) Tandem
13 9 (1.30%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.16%) AS400
14 8 (1.16%) SecurID
14 8 (1.16%) VAX
14 8 (1.16%) Reference Data
15 7 (1.01%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 145 (20.98%) UNIX
2 114 (16.50%) Windows
3 96 (13.89%) Linux
4 43 (6.22%) Windows 7
5 29 (4.20%) Solaris
6 25 (3.62%) Windows XP
7 20 (2.89%) SELinux
8 12 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.30%) VMS
10 9 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.43%) NetWare
11 3 (0.43%) zOS
12 2 (0.29%) MVS
12 2 (0.29%) AIX
12 2 (0.29%) OS/390
12 2 (0.29%) SUSE
12 2 (0.29%) Android
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (8.97%) Project Management
2 60 (8.68%) Migration
3 46 (6.66%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (5.93%) Business Analysis
5 41 (5.93%) Asset Management
6 39 (5.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (5.35%) Change Management
8 36 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (5.21%) Risk Management
9 35 (5.07%) ITIL
10 32 (4.63%) Data Analysis
11 31 (4.49%) PRINCE2
11 31 (4.49%) SOA
11 31 (4.49%) Service Delivery
12 29 (4.20%) Configuration Management
13 28 (4.05%) Incident Management
14 27 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
15 26 (3.76%) Problem Management
16 25 (3.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 149 (21.56%) SQL
2 65 (9.41%) Java
3 41 (5.93%) C#
3 41 (5.93%) Bash Shell
4 32 (4.63%) Python
5 27 (3.91%) C++
6 24 (3.47%) JavaScript
6 24 (3.47%) Ruby
7 23 (3.33%) C
7 23 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 18 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 16 (2.32%) VB
9 16 (2.32%) VBA
9 16 (2.32%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.59%) Perl
12 9 (1.30%) Jython
13 7 (1.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 5 (0.72%) Scala
15 4 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (6.51%) Degree
2 24 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (3.33%) CISSP
4 17 (2.46%) CISM
5 16 (2.32%) JNCIS
6 14 (2.03%) CISA
6 14 (2.03%) CCNP
7 8 (1.16%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.87%) CCNA
9 6 (0.87%) ISEB
9 6 (0.87%) JNCIA
10 4 (0.58%) CCSE
10 4 (0.58%) CCSA
11 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.43%) CCIE
11 3 (0.43%) PMP
11 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.29%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.20%) SLA
2 16 (2.32%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (1.88%) QA
4 5 (0.72%) EMIR
5 4 (0.58%) Basel III
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.43%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.43%) COREP
6 3 (0.43%) FINREP
7 2 (0.29%) MiFID
7 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) COBIT
8 1 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 79 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.07%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (2.03%) vSphere
5 10 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (1.30%) NFS
6 9 (1.30%) vCloud
7 8 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.43%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.29%) Xen
10 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.29%) XenApp
10 2 (0.29%) HDFS
11 1 (0.14%) KVM
11 1 (0.14%) XenServer
11 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.14%) Squid
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 33 (4.78%) Control-M
2 30 (4.34%) NetBackup
3 26 (3.76%) Puppet
4 24 (3.47%) Tivoli
5 18 (2.60%) Backup Exec
6 15 (2.17%) SCOM
6 15 (2.17%) Data Guard
7 12 (1.74%) Nagios
7 12 (1.74%) OpenView
8 10 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (1.30%) ARCserve
10 8 (1.16%) Legato
10 8 (1.16%) Tivoli NetView
10 8 (1.16%) Netcool
10 8 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (1.16%) HP SIM
11 5 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.72%) SCCM
11 5 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 113 (16.35%) Oracle
2 92 (13.31%) Microsoft
3 57 (8.25%) IBM
4 55 (7.96%) HP
5 49 (7.09%) Remedy
6 48 (6.95%) VMware
7 42 (6.08%) Cisco
8 33 (4.78%) F5
9 30 (4.34%) Veritas
10 29 (4.20%) Bloomberg
11 28 (4.05%) Reuters
12 26 (3.76%) Citrix
13 23 (3.33%) Juniper
13 23 (3.33%) Fidessa
13 23 (3.33%) Altiris
14 22 (3.18%) BMC
15 19 (2.75%) Sybase
16 18 (2.60%) McAfee
17 16 (2.32%) Blue Coat
18 15 (2.17%) Dell
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
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