The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 295 305 251
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -54
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 411 427 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.74% 0.86%
As % of the General category 2.08% 1.85% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 275 238
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £257 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Median hourly rate £8.91 £21.53 £9.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.62% +124.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £21.53 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £21.53 £9.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.91 £21.53 £9.57
% change year-on-year
-58.62% +124.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19735 23101 21734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.51% 40.18% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13097 14688 13320
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 492 636 533
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.83 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.48 £48.45 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 397 £475 - 81
London +10 332 £475 -5.00% 62
City of London +66 123 £475 -9.52% 26
South East +10 25 £525 - 6
East Midlands -4 16 £83 -24.54% 1
Surrey +17 15 £525 +6.59%
Camberley -2 11 £525 -
Scotland -27 11 £400 - 2
Edinburgh -9 10 £400 -1.23% 1
Leicestershire +9 9 £83 -17.20%
Derbyshire 0 9 - - 1
Kegworth 0 9 £83 -24.54%
Derby -2 9 - - 1
North West +11 8 £313 -21.38% 2
Manchester 0 8 £313 -15.54% 2
Yorkshire -13 8 £493 -1.50% 3
West Yorkshire +3 7 £461 +8.52% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £570 -
Oxford - 6 £570 -
Leeds +2 4 £428 -0.58% 2
Dorset -1 3 £438 -
South West -9 3 £438 +2.94% 1
Hammersmith - 3 £375 -
Bromley +2 2 £380 -24.00%
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £400 +6.66%
Milton Keynes 0 2 £400 +6.66%
Bournemouth -4 2 £456 -
West Midlands -31 2 £550 +175.00% 1
East of England +21 1 £400 -38.46% 4
Cardiff +19 1 £300 -

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 782 (100.00%) Finance
2 221 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (28.13%) Banking
4 166 (21.23%) SQL
5 133 (17.01%) Java
6 128 (16.37%) Project Management
7 125 (15.98%) Hedge funds
8 116 (14.83%) Retail
9 112 (14.32%) Windows
10 111 (14.19%) Unix
11 109 (13.94%) Asset Management
12 108 (13.81%) Equities
13 107 (13.68%) C#
14 106 (13.55%) Microsoft
15 105 (13.43%) Fixed Income
16 101 (12.92%) Linux
17 95 (12.15%) Oracle
18 94 (12.02%) .NET
19 81 (10.36%) JavaScript
20 74 (9.46%) HTML
20 74 (9.46%) Change Management
21 70 (8.95%) SQL Server
21 70 (8.95%) ITIL
22 67 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
23 62 (7.93%) Investment Banking
24 60 (7.67%) DevOps
25 55 (7.03%) Business Analysis
25 55 (7.03%) VMware
25 55 (7.03%) Management Information System
26 54 (6.91%) Degree

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (3.71%) WebLogic
2 28 (3.58%) WebSphere
3 24 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.43%) Apache
5 13 (1.66%) SAS
6 12 (1.53%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.41%) IIS
8 8 (1.02%) Confluence
9 6 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.64%) CMS
11 4 (0.51%) Drupal
11 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.38%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.38%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.26%) JBoss
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 35 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 23 (2.94%) MS Project
3 15 (1.92%) MS Office
4 8 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.51%) InVision
5 4 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.15%) Documaker
2 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.51%) Summit
5 3 (0.38%) BASE24
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.28%) PaaS
4 7 (0.90%) OpenShift
5 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (0.51%) Trello
7 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.38%) Office 365
8 2 (0.26%) Heroku
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.45%) SAN
2 24 (3.07%) Firewall
3 20 (2.56%) DNS
3 20 (2.56%) Intranet
4 19 (2.43%) LDAP
5 18 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.05%) BGP
6 16 (2.05%) Internet
7 14 (1.79%) NetScaler
7 14 (1.79%) WAN
8 13 (1.66%) Wireless
9 11 (1.41%) Multicast
9 11 (1.41%) Network Security
9 11 (1.41%) VPN
10 10 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (1.28%) HTTP
11 9 (1.15%) DHCP
12 8 (1.02%) Junos
12 8 (1.02%) VoIP
13 7 (0.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.86%) Big Data
3 33 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (4.09%) NoSQL
5 27 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 25 (3.20%) Oracle Database
7 21 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (1.66%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.41%) QlikView
13 11 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.90%) Apache Hive
14 7 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
14 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.90%) OrientDB
14 7 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (4.48%) JIRA
2 31 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (3.07%) Git (software)
4 14 (1.79%) Subversion
5 12 (1.53%) gulp
5 12 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.28%) Bower
7 10 (1.28%) Maven
7 10 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (1.28%) Selenium
8 8 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (0.90%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.77%) Grunt
11 5 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (0.64%) NuGet
11 5 (0.64%) Protractor
11 5 (0.64%) Sinon.JS
11 5 (0.64%) SonarQube
General
1 782 (100.00%) Finance
2 220 (28.13%) Banking
3 116 (14.83%) Retail
4 62 (7.93%) Investment Banking
5 38 (4.86%) Legal
6 34 (4.35%) Back Office
7 31 (3.96%) Marketing
8 29 (3.71%) Front Office
9 11 (1.41%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.28%) Billing
11 7 (0.90%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.64%) Law
13 4 (0.51%) French Language
14 3 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.38%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.26%) Advertising
15 2 (0.26%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 182 (23.27%) Developer
2 148 (18.93%) Analyst
3 74 (9.46%) Project Manager
4 54 (6.91%) C# Developer
5 50 (6.39%) Consultant
6 41 (5.24%) Architect
6 41 (5.24%) Java Developer
7 38 (4.86%) Business Analyst
8 34 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
9 32 (4.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 32 (4.09%) Service Analyst
10 28 (3.58%) .NET Developer
10 28 (3.58%) Senior Developer
11 27 (3.45%) SQL Developer
12 25 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
14 22 (2.81%) IT Manager
15 19 (2.43%) Data Analyst
15 19 (2.43%) IT Project Manager
15 19 (2.43%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (12.02%) .NET
2 74 (9.46%) HTML
3 53 (6.78%) CSS
4 48 (6.14%) AngularJS
5 38 (4.86%) HTML5
6 36 (4.60%) XML
7 32 (4.09%) Web Services
8 31 (3.96%) Middleware
9 21 (2.69%) CSS3
10 19 (2.43%) ASP.NET
11 18 (2.30%) J2EE
11 18 (2.30%) SOAP
12 16 (2.05%) RESTful
13 15 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
13 15 (1.92%) Spring
14 14 (1.79%) jQuery
15 13 (1.66%) Ajax
15 13 (1.66%) Java EE
16 9 (1.15%) JSP
16 9 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 125 (15.98%) Hedge funds
2 108 (13.81%) Equities
3 105 (13.43%) Fixed Income
4 67 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (7.03%) Management Information System
6 52 (6.65%) Data Centre
7 47 (6.01%) User Experience
8 32 (4.09%) Derivative
9 29 (3.71%) Computer Science
10 27 (3.45%) Clustering
11 20 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (2.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 17 (2.17%) Fintech
14 16 (2.05%) PMI
15 14 (1.79%) Mathematics
16 11 (1.41%) Credit Risk
17 8 (1.02%) Biometrics
17 8 (1.02%) Reference Data
17 8 (1.02%) VCE vBlock
17 8 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 112 (14.32%) Windows
2 111 (14.19%) Unix
3 101 (12.92%) Linux
4 36 (4.60%) Windows Server
5 34 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (1.41%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.28%) Solaris
11 5 (0.64%) Android
12 4 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.26%) AIX
13 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.13%) CatOS
14 1 (0.13%) CentOS
14 1 (0.13%) HPUX
14 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (16.37%) Project Management
3 109 (13.94%) Asset Management
4 74 (9.46%) Change Management
5 70 (8.95%) ITIL
6 60 (7.67%) DevOps
7 55 (7.03%) Business Analysis
8 51 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (6.27%) TDD
10 47 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 42 (5.37%) Scrum
13 39 (4.99%) Information Security
14 38 (4.86%) Software Engineering
15 37 (4.73%) Data Analysis
15 37 (4.73%) Waterfall
16 35 (4.48%) Analytics
16 35 (4.48%) Configuration Management
17 34 (4.35%) Front End Development
17 34 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 166 (21.23%) SQL
2 133 (17.01%) Java
3 107 (13.68%) C#
4 81 (10.36%) JavaScript
5 43 (5.50%) Python
6 39 (4.99%) PowerShell
7 38 (4.86%) Perl
8 32 (4.09%) Shell Script
9 29 (3.71%) Bash Shell
10 23 (2.94%) Ruby
11 12 (1.53%) Scala
11 12 (1.53%) VBA
12 11 (1.41%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.28%) Groovy
14 9 (1.15%) C++
14 9 (1.15%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.02%) VB
15 8 (1.02%) VBScript
16 7 (0.90%) PHP
17 6 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (6.91%) Degree
2 33 (4.22%) PMI Certification
3 27 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (2.94%) PMP
5 14 (1.79%) CCNP
6 12 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.02%) RHCE
7 8 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (0.90%) CCDP
8 7 (0.90%) CISSP
8 7 (0.90%) ISEB
9 6 (0.77%) CISM
10 5 (0.64%) APMP
10 5 (0.64%) CCIE
10 5 (0.64%) CCNA
10 5 (0.64%) GCIH
10 5 (0.64%) RHCA
10 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.51%) GCIA
11 4 (0.51%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.20%) QA
2 23 (2.94%) SLA
3 13 (1.66%) MiFID
4 10 (1.28%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.90%) SEPA
7 5 (0.64%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.51%) FATCA
9 3 (0.38%) EMIR
10 2 (0.26%) GLP
10 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.13%) GAAP
11 1 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.13%) RMADS
11 1 (0.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 50 (6.39%) Active Directory
2 34 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.05%) GFS2
3 16 (2.05%) GlusterFS
3 16 (2.05%) OCFS2
4 12 (1.53%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.41%) NFS
6 10 (1.28%) Docker
7 7 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.90%) vSphere
8 5 (0.64%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.64%) RACF
8 5 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.51%) HDFS
9 4 (0.51%) XenApp
9 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.38%) Veritas File System
10 3 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 46 (5.88%) Puppet
2 21 (2.69%) SCCM
3 19 (2.43%) Ansible
4 16 (2.05%) CFEngine
4 16 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
4 16 (2.05%) SELinux
5 14 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.53%) SCOM
8 11 (1.41%) Control-M
8 11 (1.41%) Nagios
9 10 (1.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 9 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.90%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
13 5 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.64%) EdgeSight
13 5 (0.64%) HP SIM
13 5 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (13.55%) Microsoft
2 95 (12.15%) Oracle
3 55 (7.03%) VMware
4 40 (5.12%) Cisco
5 39 (4.99%) Red Hat
6 31 (3.96%) HP
7 26 (3.32%) Citrix
8 21 (2.69%) Tableau
9 20 (2.56%) IBM
10 14 (1.79%) Splunk
11 13 (1.66%) BMC
11 13 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.53%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.53%) EMC
12 12 (1.53%) Juniper
13 11 (1.41%) CA
14 10 (1.28%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.15%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.15%) NetApp
15 9 (1.15%) Siebel
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 6months
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £8.25 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £330.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: TBC
Posted: 3 days ago