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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Banking
Rank 390 405 374
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Contract jobs citing International Banking 10 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.056% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.096% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 28
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£475 £495 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £70 -
% change year-on-year
+471.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £9.92 -
% change year-on-year
+5.24% -
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
10456 10610 11327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.23% 45.42% 51.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7456 7578 7910
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £315
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 129 142 157
Average hourly rate £22.43 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £41.10 £49.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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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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 +6 1 £588 +23.68%
International Banking
England

International Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Cognos
6 3 (15.79%) Informatica
6 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Product Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
7 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.53%) Veritas
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec

International Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BASE24
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) ActiveReports
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Support
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Report Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Product Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) Control-M
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Cognos
2 3 (15.79%) Informatica
3 2 (10.53%) Veritas
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp