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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Institution
UK
Rank 326 300 318
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 290 366 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.86% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 213 232
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £244 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.44

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
16451 19714 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.75% 38.81% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10787 12524 12752
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £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 411 515 456
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.31 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -11 287 £500 - 80
London -26 238 £525 - 70
City of London -8 77 £525 +2.43% 27
South East +24 18 £450 +107.85% 4
North West +34 12 - - 2
Hampshire +13 9 - - 1
Cheshire +28 8 - -
Farnborough - 8 - -
South West +8 6 £425 +61.90% 1
East Midlands +3 6 £130 +2.36%
Gloucestershire +10 5 £425 -10.52%
Berkshire - 5 £415 -
Reading - 5 £415 -
Gloucester -1 4 £425 -10.52%
Docklands, London -1 4 £710 +77.50%
Northamptonshire - 4 £375 -
Manchester - 4 - - 2
Surrey - 3 £550 - 2
Northampton - 3 - -
Scotland +16 2 £425 +13.33% 2
Edinburgh +12 2 £425 -5.55% 2
West Yorkshire +12 2 £375 -
Leicestershire +1 2 £108 -12.19%
Kegworth +1 2 £108 -12.19%
Yorkshire +1 2 £375 -30.23%
East of England -4 2 £150 -70.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £150 -
Camberley - 2 £550 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £150 -
Leeds +13 1 £375 -

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 611 (100.00%) Finance
2 201 (32.90%) Banking
3 143 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (18.99%) SQL
5 95 (15.55%) Microsoft
6 84 (13.75%) Unix
6 84 (13.75%) Linux
7 83 (13.58%) Windows
8 78 (12.77%) Java
9 76 (12.44%) DevOps
10 73 (11.95%) Hedge funds
11 72 (11.78%) Fixed Income
12 71 (11.62%) C#
13 70 (11.46%) Project Management
14 69 (11.29%) Equities
15 64 (10.47%) .NET
15 64 (10.47%) Oracle
16 63 (10.31%) Retail
17 62 (10.15%) SQL Server
18 60 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
19 57 (9.33%) Python
20 54 (8.84%) Asset Management
21 49 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
22 47 (7.69%) Risk Management
22 47 (7.69%) Investment Banking
22 47 (7.69%) MS Excel
22 47 (7.69%) Change Management
23 44 (7.20%) Active Directory
24 43 (7.04%) Scrum
25 41 (6.71%) Amazon AWS

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 20 (3.27%) Confluence
2 18 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 12 (1.96%) IIS
5 9 (1.47%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.47%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.82%) Apache
7 5 (0.82%) CMS
8 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.65%) Mule
8 4 (0.65%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.49%) SAS
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.93%) MS Office
3 22 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.13%) MS Project
5 7 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.49%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.33%) InVision
8 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.16%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.49%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.33%) Relativity
3 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.33%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.33%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.16%) Documaker
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.31%) GitHub
3 8 (1.31%) PaaS
4 7 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.15%) Office 365
4 7 (1.15%) OpenShift
4 7 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.16%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.42%) Wireless
2 26 (4.26%) Firewall
3 22 (3.60%) VPN
4 20 (3.27%) SAN
5 16 (2.62%) Network Security
5 16 (2.62%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.80%) SSL
7 10 (1.64%) DNS
8 9 (1.47%) Multicast
8 9 (1.47%) Unified Communications
8 9 (1.47%) VoIP
9 8 (1.31%) BGP
9 8 (1.31%) DHCP
9 8 (1.31%) HTTP
10 7 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (1.15%) Internet
10 7 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (1.15%) WAN
11 6 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.15%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.44%) Big Data
3 19 (3.11%) Oracle Database
3 19 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.80%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.47%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.31%) GIS
10 7 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (1.15%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.15%) Couchbase
10 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.98%) DB2
11 6 (0.98%) MySQL
11 6 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (5.89%) JIRA
2 24 (3.93%) Subversion
3 22 (3.60%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.95%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.64%) Maven
7 9 (1.47%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.31%) JUnit
8 8 (1.31%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (1.15%) gulp
9 7 (1.15%) Mocha
10 6 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.98%) Bower
10 6 (0.98%) Protractor
10 6 (0.98%) Sinon.JS
11 5 (0.82%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.82%) Selenium
12 4 (0.65%) Ant
12 4 (0.65%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 611 (100.00%) Finance
2 201 (32.90%) Banking
3 63 (10.31%) Retail
4 47 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 40 (6.55%) Front Office
6 36 (5.89%) Legal
7 29 (4.75%) Back Office
8 16 (2.62%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (1.47%) Marketing
9 9 (1.47%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.98%) Publishing
11 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.49%) Billing
12 3 (0.49%) Military
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Electronics
13 2 (0.33%) German Language
13 2 (0.33%) Law
13 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (21.28%) Developer
2 126 (20.62%) Analyst
3 44 (7.20%) Business Analyst
4 42 (6.87%) Architect
4 42 (6.87%) Project Manager
5 39 (6.38%) Consultant
6 38 (6.22%) C# Developer
7 31 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 25 (4.09%) .NET Developer
9 24 (3.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (3.93%) Java Developer
9 24 (3.93%) Service Analyst
10 23 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
11 20 (3.27%) Financial Analyst
12 19 (3.11%) IT Analyst
13 18 (2.95%) Linux Engineer
13 18 (2.95%) Network Engineer
14 17 (2.78%) AWS Engineer
15 16 (2.62%) Service Desk Analyst
16 15 (2.45%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.47%) .NET
2 39 (6.38%) HTML
3 29 (4.75%) HTML5
4 28 (4.58%) CSS
5 27 (4.42%) AngularJS
6 21 (3.44%) CSS3
7 20 (3.27%) XML
8 15 (2.45%) RESTful
8 15 (2.45%) Web Services
9 14 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
9 14 (2.29%) Spring
10 12 (1.96%) Middleware
11 11 (1.80%) React
12 10 (1.64%) ASP.NET
13 8 (1.31%) Angular 2
13 8 (1.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (1.31%) WinForms
14 7 (1.15%) Node.js
14 7 (1.15%) REST
14 7 (1.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.95%) Hedge funds
2 72 (11.78%) Fixed Income
3 69 (11.29%) Equities
4 60 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 37 (6.06%) Data Centre
7 36 (5.89%) User Experience
8 32 (5.24%) Management Information System
9 28 (4.58%) Computer Science
10 27 (4.42%) Fintech
11 23 (3.76%) Virtual Team
12 20 (3.27%) Derivative
12 20 (3.27%) Mathematics
13 13 (2.13%) Clustering
13 13 (2.13%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
15 9 (1.47%) Market Risk
16 8 (1.31%) SWIFT
16 8 (1.31%) VCE vBlock
16 8 (1.31%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 84 (13.75%) Linux
1 84 (13.75%) Unix
2 83 (13.58%) Windows
3 17 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (2.13%) Solaris
5 10 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.31%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (0.98%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.65%) zOS
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Android
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (12.44%) DevOps
3 70 (11.46%) Project Management
4 54 (8.84%) Asset Management
5 49 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (7.69%) Change Management
6 47 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 43 (7.04%) Scrum
8 36 (5.89%) Migration
9 31 (5.07%) Information Security
10 30 (4.91%) Business Analysis
10 30 (4.91%) ITIL
10 30 (4.91%) MVC
10 30 (4.91%) TDD
11 29 (4.75%) Workflow
12 28 (4.58%) SDLC
13 27 (4.42%) High Availability
14 26 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (4.09%) Analytics
15 25 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (18.99%) SQL
2 78 (12.77%) Java
3 71 (11.62%) C#
4 57 (9.33%) Python
5 37 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.11%) Perl
6 19 (3.11%) Shell Script
7 16 (2.62%) PowerShell
7 16 (2.62%) Ruby
8 14 (2.29%) Bash Shell
9 12 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.80%) C++
10 11 (1.80%) VB
11 10 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.15%) VBA
13 5 (0.82%) Groovy
13 5 (0.82%) R
14 4 (0.65%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.49%) Korn
15 3 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (5.56%) Degree
2 29 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (2.62%) CCNP
4 10 (1.64%) CISSP
5 9 (1.47%) CCIE
5 9 (1.47%) CISM
5 9 (1.47%) GCIH
5 9 (1.47%) GIAC
6 8 (1.31%) GCIA
6 8 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.15%) CNA
7 7 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (1.15%) Novell Certification
7 7 (1.15%) SANS
7 7 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.82%) CCDP
8 5 (0.82%) CREST Certified
8 5 (0.82%) ISEB
8 5 (0.82%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.24%) QA
2 23 (3.76%) SLA
3 15 (2.45%) MiFID
4 12 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.65%) EMIR
5 4 (0.65%) FATCA
6 3 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.33%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.33%) GDPR
7 2 (0.33%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
7 2 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) Basel III
8 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.16%) FINREP
8 1 (0.16%) GAAP
8 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 44 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.44%) Docker
3 9 (1.47%) GFS2
3 9 (1.47%) GlusterFS
3 9 (1.47%) OCFS2
4 8 (1.31%) NFS
5 7 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.98%) XenApp
7 5 (0.82%) HDFS
8 3 (0.49%) vSphere
9 2 (0.33%) Samba
9 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.16%) Firmware
10 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (6.55%) Puppet
2 28 (4.58%) Ansible
3 15 (2.45%) SCCM
4 12 (1.96%) SCOM
5 10 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
6 9 (1.47%) CFEngine
6 9 (1.47%) SELinux
7 8 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (1.15%) Nagios
8 7 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.98%) Terraform
10 4 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.49%) Control-M
11 3 (0.49%) DameWare
11 3 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.33%) OpenView
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 95 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.47%) Oracle
3 37 (6.06%) Cisco
4 24 (3.93%) VMware
5 21 (3.44%) Red Hat
6 20 (3.27%) Citrix
7 14 (2.29%) SAP
7 14 (2.29%) Sun
8 12 (1.96%) HP
9 11 (1.80%) IBM
9 11 (1.80%) Splunk
10 10 (1.64%) Sybase
11 9 (1.47%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.31%) Brocade
12 8 (1.31%) NetApp
12 8 (1.31%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.15%) Avaya
13 7 (1.15%) Remedy
13 7 (1.15%) SmartStream
13 7 (1.15%) WorldPay
London
Careers.SocieteGenerale
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £510 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £900 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago