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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 357 284 355
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +71
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 283 444 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.81% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.59% 2.07% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 309 232
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £9.13 £18.31 £9.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.17% +101.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.13 £16.13 £9.10
% change year-on-year
-43.41% +77.19%

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
17807 21414 21732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.92% 38.85% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11794 13560 13936
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 578 511
Median hourly rate £22.84 £26.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £47.69 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -78 278 £488 -2.50% 89
London -71 226 £525 +1.20% 63
City of London -11 87 £525 -4.54% 22
East Midlands +8 17 £155 +22.04% 3
South East +27 14 £408 +12.41% 6
Leicestershire +7 12 £138 +15.54%
Kegworth +3 12 £138 +11.78%
North West +4 7 £363 -19.44% 3
South West -3 7 £425 +1.19% 2
Derbyshire +5 6 £160 +30.08%
Hampshire +20 5 £588 +22.39%
Derby +4 5 £160 +30.08%
Gloucestershire +3 5 £425 -10.52%
Manchester 0 5 £350 +12.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £400 +28.00%
Gloucester -3 4 £425 -10.52%
Northamptonshire - 4 £338 - 1
West Yorkshire +24 3 £413 +5.76% 1
Yorkshire +17 3 £413 -24.31% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £330 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £330 - 1
Belfast - 3 £330 - 1
Milton Keynes +17 2 £400 +28.00%
Cheshire +17 2 £375 -16.66% 1
Edinburgh +16 2 £425 +1.49% 4
Reading +5 2 £415 +18.57%
Basingstoke +2 2 - -
Berkshire +1 2 £415 +18.57% 1
Scotland 0 2 £425 +13.33% 4
East of England -3 2 £150 -70.00% 11

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 690 (100.00%) Finance
2 204 (29.57%) Banking
3 181 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (20.43%) SQL
5 112 (16.23%) Java
6 109 (15.80%) Unix
7 100 (14.49%) Retail
7 100 (14.49%) Fixed Income
8 99 (14.35%) Linux
9 98 (14.20%) Equities
10 92 (13.33%) Windows
10 92 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 86 (12.46%) Hedge funds
12 84 (12.17%) Oracle
12 84 (12.17%) Asset Management
13 80 (11.59%) SQL Server
14 77 (11.16%) DevOps
15 75 (10.87%) Project Management
16 69 (10.00%) C#
17 64 (9.28%) Python
18 62 (8.99%) .NET
19 60 (8.70%) Investment Banking
20 58 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
21 56 (8.12%) HTML
21 56 (8.12%) Change Management
22 53 (7.68%) JavaScript
22 53 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
23 50 (7.25%) Active Directory
24 48 (6.96%) Management Information System
24 48 (6.96%) Business Analysis

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 27 (3.91%) WebSphere
2 23 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.04%) Confluence
4 16 (2.32%) Apache
5 13 (1.88%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.74%) IIS
7 10 (1.45%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.01%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.87%) SAS
11 5 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.58%) Mule
12 4 (0.58%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.29%) CMS
13 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.29%) JBoss
13 2 (0.29%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 19 (2.75%) MS Project
3 16 (2.32%) MS Office
4 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.29%) InVision
7 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.14%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.58%) Documaker
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.43%) Summit
3 3 (0.43%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.29%) Relativity
4 2 (0.29%) Ringtail
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.29%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.14%) Radian6
5 1 (0.14%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.59%) PaaS
4 9 (1.30%) OpenShift
5 8 (1.16%) GitHub
6 7 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.01%) Office 365
6 7 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.29%) SaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.14%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.62%) Wireless
2 24 (3.48%) Firewall
3 23 (3.33%) SAN
4 17 (2.46%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.32%) VPN
6 12 (1.74%) DNS
6 12 (1.74%) Internet
6 12 (1.74%) Network Security
7 10 (1.45%) HTTP
7 10 (1.45%) Multicast
7 10 (1.45%) Unified Communications
8 9 (1.30%) BGP
8 9 (1.30%) Intranet
8 9 (1.30%) LDAP
8 9 (1.30%) SSL
9 8 (1.16%) DHCP
9 8 (1.16%) NAS
9 8 (1.16%) WAN
10 7 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.64%) Big Data
3 24 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 20 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 20 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 19 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.32%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.16%) Apache Hive
9 8 (1.16%) Couchbase
9 8 (1.16%) Squirro
10 7 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.87%) DB2
11 6 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (6.96%) JIRA
2 32 (4.64%) Subversion
3 27 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.88%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.74%) Maven
8 11 (1.59%) gulp
9 10 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (1.30%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.16%) Bower
11 8 (1.16%) JUnit
11 8 (1.16%) Mocha
12 7 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.01%) Protractor
12 7 (1.01%) Selenium
12 7 (1.01%) Sinon.JS
13 5 (0.72%) HP UFT
14 4 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 690 (100.00%) Finance
2 204 (29.57%) Banking
3 100 (14.49%) Retail
4 60 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 45 (6.52%) Legal
6 42 (6.09%) Front Office
7 37 (5.36%) Back Office
8 17 (2.46%) Marketing
9 15 (2.17%) Retail Banking
10 12 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
11 8 (1.16%) Billing
12 5 (0.72%) Law
13 4 (0.58%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
15 2 (0.29%) Electronics
15 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.29%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Publishing
16 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 152 (22.03%) Analyst
2 147 (21.30%) Developer
3 50 (7.25%) Business Analyst
4 49 (7.10%) Project Manager
5 43 (6.23%) Architect
5 43 (6.23%) Consultant
6 35 (5.07%) Java Developer
7 33 (4.78%) Service Analyst
8 30 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 26 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
10 25 (3.62%) C# Developer
10 25 (3.62%) Linux Engineer
11 23 (3.33%) IT Analyst
12 22 (3.19%) AWS DevOps
13 18 (2.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 18 (2.61%) IT Manager
13 18 (2.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 18 (2.61%) Network Engineer
14 17 (2.46%) Banking Analyst
14 17 (2.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (8.99%) .NET
2 56 (8.12%) HTML
3 41 (5.94%) AngularJS
3 41 (5.94%) HTML5
4 40 (5.80%) CSS
5 33 (4.78%) XML
6 27 (3.91%) Middleware
7 25 (3.62%) CSS3
7 25 (3.62%) Web Services
8 20 (2.90%) RESTful
9 18 (2.61%) Spring
10 15 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
10 15 (2.17%) IBM Integration Bus
11 12 (1.74%) jQuery
11 12 (1.74%) React
12 11 (1.59%) XSLT
13 10 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (1.30%) Ajax
14 9 (1.30%) ASP.NET
14 9 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.49%) Fixed Income
2 98 (14.20%) Equities
3 86 (12.46%) Hedge funds
4 58 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (6.96%) Management Information System
6 46 (6.67%) Data Centre
7 42 (6.09%) User Experience
8 40 (5.80%) Computer Science
9 35 (5.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 25 (3.62%) Fintech
11 22 (3.19%) Mathematics
12 19 (2.75%) Virtual Team
13 18 (2.61%) Clustering
13 18 (2.61%) Credit Risk
14 15 (2.17%) Derivative
15 10 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
16 8 (1.16%) SWIFT
16 8 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
17 7 (1.01%) Biometrics
18 6 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 109 (15.80%) Unix
2 99 (14.35%) Linux
3 92 (13.33%) Windows
4 25 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.32%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.59%) Solaris
7 9 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.01%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.58%) zOS
11 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) Android
13 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (12.17%) Asset Management
3 77 (11.16%) DevOps
4 75 (10.87%) Project Management
5 56 (8.12%) Change Management
6 53 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (6.96%) Business Analysis
8 45 (6.52%) Risk Management
8 45 (6.52%) Scrum
9 40 (5.80%) TDD
10 39 (5.65%) ITIL
11 38 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (5.07%) Information Security
13 34 (4.93%) Service Delivery
14 32 (4.64%) Migration
15 31 (4.49%) High Availability
16 30 (4.35%) SDLC
17 29 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (4.06%) Data Modelling
19 27 (3.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 141 (20.43%) SQL
2 112 (16.23%) Java
3 69 (10.00%) C#
4 64 (9.28%) Python
5 53 (7.68%) JavaScript
6 33 (4.78%) Perl
7 30 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 21 (3.04%) Bash Shell
9 20 (2.90%) Ruby
10 14 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.30%) C++
14 7 (1.01%) Groovy
14 7 (1.01%) VBA
15 6 (0.87%) Scala
16 5 (0.72%) R
17 4 (0.58%) Korn
18 3 (0.43%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (6.81%) Degree
2 28 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.17%) CCNP
4 11 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.45%) CISSP
6 9 (1.30%) CCIE
6 9 (1.30%) CISM
6 9 (1.30%) GCIH
6 9 (1.30%) GIAC
7 8 (1.16%) GCIA
7 8 (1.16%) ISEB
7 8 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.01%) CCDP
8 7 (1.01%) CNA
8 7 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (1.01%) Novell Certification
8 7 (1.01%) PMP
8 7 (1.01%) SANS
9 6 (0.87%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.72%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.78%) QA
2 21 (3.04%) SLA
3 19 (2.75%) MiFID
4 15 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.87%) FATCA
6 4 (0.58%) EMIR
7 2 (0.29%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.29%) GLP
7 2 (0.29%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.14%) GAAP
8 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 50 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.19%) Docker
3 14 (2.03%) GFS2
3 14 (2.03%) GlusterFS
3 14 (2.03%) OCFS2
4 13 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.30%) NFS
6 5 (0.72%) HDFS
6 5 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.58%) XenApp
8 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.43%) vSphere
9 2 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.29%) Samba
9 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 45 (6.52%) Puppet
2 27 (3.91%) Ansible
3 17 (2.46%) SCCM
4 15 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
5 14 (2.03%) CFEngine
5 14 (2.03%) SELinux
6 12 (1.74%) SCOM
7 9 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (1.16%) Nagios
8 8 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 6 (0.87%) Control-M
10 6 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.87%) Terraform
11 5 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.43%) DameWare
13 3 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 92 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 84 (12.17%) Oracle
3 38 (5.51%) Cisco
4 29 (4.20%) Red Hat
4 29 (4.20%) VMware
5 15 (2.17%) Citrix
6 14 (2.03%) IBM
7 13 (1.88%) Tableau
8 12 (1.74%) Splunk
9 11 (1.59%) HP
9 11 (1.59%) Sun
10 10 (1.45%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.45%) Brocade
10 10 (1.45%) Serena
10 10 (1.45%) Sybase
11 9 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (1.30%) NetApp
12 8 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.16%) SAP
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