The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wholesale Banking
Rank 399 409 375
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 12 16 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.063% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 36
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£488 £450 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £325 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - £333 £375
% change year-on-year
- -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Wholesale 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
11080 12795 13591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.14% 50.67% 52.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7893 9035 9347
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 £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 175 230
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -29.20%

Wholesale Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wholesale Banking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Trend in London

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +29 2 £481 +60.41%
Bromley - - - -
Wholesale Banking
England

Wholesale Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking.

1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
4 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
4 8 (47.06%) Loan IQ
4 8 (47.06%) CGI
4 8 (47.06%) Misys
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) SWIFT
5 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (35.29%) Use Case
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) MBA
8 3 (17.65%) Market Risk
8 3 (17.65%) IIBA
8 3 (17.65%) CBAP
8 3 (17.65%) Derivative
9 2 (11.76%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (11.76%) Business Development
9 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
9 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (5.88%) Symantec
10 1 (5.88%) BPR
10 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management

Wholesale Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) CGI
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) SWIFT
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
4 3 (17.65%) Derivative
4 3 (17.65%) Market Risk
5 2 (11.76%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Development
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) BPR
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) IIBA
2 3 (17.65%) CBAP
2 3 (17.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) MiFID
1 1 (5.88%) FATCA
1 1 (5.88%) EMIR
1 1 (5.88%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Misys
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Murex
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Websense
3 1 (5.88%) ION Trading