The table below looks at the prevalence of the term International Banking in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited International Banking over the 3 months to 20 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Banking
Rank 390 370 370
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing International Banking 21 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 26
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£575 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £405 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £753 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £70 £388
% change year-on-year
+335.71% -81.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.94 £9.92 -
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -
International Banking
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
10764 12282 11478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.95% 49.96% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7945 8698 7958
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £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 126 157 182
Average hourly rate £21.78 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.90 £41.50 £51.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.42 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.41% -14.34%

International Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing International Banking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

International Banking Jobs Demand Trend in London

International Banking
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing International Banking across the London region.

International Banking Daily Rate Trend in London

International Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing International Banking across the London region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

International Banking Daily Rate Histogram in London

International Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing International Banking across the London region.

International Banking Hourly Rate Trend in London

International Banking
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 International Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 20 November 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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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 -1 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
International Banking
England

International Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing International Banking 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 International Banking.

1 48 (100.00%) Banking
2 27 (56.25%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) Retail
4 10 (20.83%) Retail Banking
4 10 (20.83%) Degree
4 10 (20.83%) Linux
5 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
6 8 (16.67%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.58%) Windows
7 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.50%) Software Licensing
8 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (12.50%) SaaS
8 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.50%) SQL
8 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.50%) Service Management
8 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (10.42%) Change Management
9 5 (10.42%) Workflow
9 5 (10.42%) Oracle
9 5 (10.42%) .NET
9 5 (10.42%) UNIX
9 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.42%) Use Case
9 5 (10.42%) Jenkins

International Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing International Banking 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 International Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CICS
2 1 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) RMDS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) FTP
3 2 (4.17%) HTTP
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) FWSM
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) DMZ
4 1 (2.08%) ATM
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) KDB
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) CruiseControl
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
3 3 (6.25%) Grunt
4 2 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Zephyr
General
1 48 (100.00%) Banking
2 27 (56.25%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) Retail
4 10 (20.83%) Retail Banking
5 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (4.17%) Front Office
7 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.08%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.33%) Programmer
4 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (8.33%) RPG Programmer
4 4 (8.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) DBA
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.08%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.33%) Software Packaging
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.25%) HTML5
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
3 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) JDBC
4 2 (4.17%) ODBC
5 1 (2.08%) JMS
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.08%) J2EE
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) JMX
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.08%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.33%) AS400
3 3 (6.25%) PMI
3 3 (6.25%) Equities
4 2 (4.17%) Derivative
4 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Data Conversion
4 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.50%) Service Management
3 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (12.50%) Software Licensing
4 5 (10.42%) Use Case
4 5 (10.42%) Change Management
4 5 (10.42%) Workflow
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.33%) OO
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 3 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (6.25%) Change Control
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) RPG
2 4 (8.33%) C
2 4 (8.33%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) RPG IV
3 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Perl
4 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Jython
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) LPIC
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCSE
5 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCSP
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) CISSP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
1 2 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.08%) Control-M
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) BMC
4 2 (4.17%) Informatica
4 2 (4.17%) Sybase
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos
4 2 (4.17%) Temenos
4 2 (4.17%) Avaloq
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Fundtech
5 1 (2.08%) 29West
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk
5 1 (2.08%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.08%) Calypso
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Lotus
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat