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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 313 285 268
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -17
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 379 452 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.78% 0.78%
As % of the General category 2.00% 1.95% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 306 252
Median daily rate £461 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Median hourly rate £9.02 £35.76 £9.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.79% +288.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £24.37 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £47.15 £9.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.02 £21.53 £9.21
% change year-on-year
-58.11% +133.84%

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
18997 23127 22526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.59% 39.87% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12680 14636 13681
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 647 529
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 September 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 September 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 -15 366 £475 -5.00% 77
London -19 299 £475 -9.52% 54
City of London +43 116 £475 -13.63% 25
East Midlands +4 28 £87 -13.93% 3
South East +30 27 £525 - 9
Leicestershire +11 21 £83 -14.87%
Kegworth 0 21 £83 -20.95%
Derbyshire +11 13 £160 +45.45% 1
Derby +5 12 £160 +45.45% 1
Scotland -13 10 £400 -
Surrey +16 9 £525 +23.52% 1
Edinburgh +4 9 £400 -6.43%
Oxford - 7 £570 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £570 -
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £400 +6.66% 2
Camberley -3 6 £525 -
Yorkshire +1 5 £450 -8.86% 3
Milton Keynes +9 4 £400 +6.66% 1
West Yorkshire +8 4 £440 +4.14% 2
Hampshire +3 4 £750 +34.52%
Aldershot - 3 - -
Hammersmith - 3 £375 -
Dorset +3 2 £400 +42.85% 1
Bournemouth +1 2 £400 -
South West +1 2 £400 -5.88% 1
East of England +9 1 £400 +6.66% 3
Leeds +8 1 £428 +25.73% 2
Cheshire +8 1 £350 -36.36%
Halifax +5 1 £450 +6.50%
Docklands, London +1 1 £625 +25.00%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 770 (100.00%) Finance
2 224 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (26.36%) Banking
4 161 (20.91%) SQL
5 130 (16.88%) Java
6 127 (16.49%) Project Management
7 124 (16.10%) Retail
8 121 (15.71%) Fixed Income
9 120 (15.58%) Equities
9 120 (15.58%) Unix
9 120 (15.58%) Hedge funds
10 116 (15.06%) Asset Management
11 106 (13.77%) Linux
12 103 (13.38%) Windows
13 99 (12.86%) Microsoft
14 95 (12.34%) Oracle
15 88 (11.43%) C#
16 79 (10.26%) .NET
17 78 (10.13%) SQL Server
18 77 (10.00%) HTML
19 73 (9.48%) JavaScript
20 71 (9.22%) ITIL
21 68 (8.83%) DevOps
22 65 (8.44%) Change Management
22 65 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
23 59 (7.66%) Business Analysis
24 58 (7.53%) Investment Banking
24 58 (7.53%) CSS
25 57 (7.40%) Data Centre
26 56 (7.27%) Management Information System

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 28 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 26 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.38%) WebLogic
3 20 (2.60%) Apache
4 18 (2.34%) Apache Spark
5 15 (1.95%) IIS
6 12 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.30%) Confluence
7 10 (1.30%) SAS
8 5 (0.65%) CMS
9 4 (0.52%) Drupal
9 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.52%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.52%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 47 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (3.38%) MS Project
4 13 (1.69%) MS Office
5 9 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.52%) InVision
6 4 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Documaker
2 7 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.39%) BASE24
6 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.39%) Summit
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.43%) PaaS
4 9 (1.17%) OpenShift
5 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (0.52%) Office 365
6 4 (0.52%) Trello
7 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
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
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.77%) SAN
2 23 (2.99%) Firewall
3 22 (2.86%) Wireless
4 19 (2.47%) DNS
4 19 (2.47%) Intranet
5 18 (2.34%) TCP/IP
6 17 (2.21%) Internet
7 16 (2.08%) LDAP
8 14 (1.82%) HTTP
9 13 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (1.56%) BGP
11 11 (1.43%) Multicast
12 10 (1.30%) Unified Communications
12 10 (1.30%) VPN
12 10 (1.30%) WAN
13 9 (1.17%) DHCP
13 9 (1.17%) Network Security
14 8 (1.04%) NAS
14 8 (1.04%) NetScaler
15 7 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.58%) Big Data
3 34 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 29 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 25 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 23 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 16 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.04%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.04%) QlikView
12 7 (0.91%) Couchbase
12 7 (0.91%) OrientDB
13 6 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 39 (5.06%) JIRA
2 32 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.34%) Subversion
5 13 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.56%) gulp
6 12 (1.56%) Selenium
7 11 (1.43%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.30%) Bower
8 10 (1.30%) Maven
8 10 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.91%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.78%) Grunt
11 6 (0.78%) JUnit
11 6 (0.78%) Mocha
12 5 (0.65%) InstallShield
12 5 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 770 (100.00%) Finance
2 203 (26.36%) Banking
3 124 (16.10%) Retail
4 58 (7.53%) Investment Banking
5 38 (4.94%) Back Office
5 38 (4.94%) Legal
6 36 (4.68%) Front Office
7 30 (3.90%) Marketing
8 10 (1.30%) Billing
9 9 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.91%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.39%) French Language
12 3 (0.39%) Law
13 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 2 (0.26%) Electronics
13 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.26%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 166 (21.56%) Developer
2 149 (19.35%) Analyst
3 69 (8.96%) Project Manager
4 51 (6.62%) Consultant
5 45 (5.84%) Business Analyst
6 44 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 40 (5.19%) C# Developer
8 38 (4.94%) Architect
9 36 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
10 32 (4.16%) Service Analyst
11 30 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 28 (3.64%) Senior Developer
13 24 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
14 23 (2.99%) IT Manager
15 21 (2.73%) IT Analyst
16 20 (2.60%) IT Project Manager
16 20 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
17 19 (2.47%) Technical Manager
18 18 (2.34%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.26%) .NET
2 77 (10.00%) HTML
3 58 (7.53%) CSS
4 52 (6.75%) AngularJS
5 44 (5.71%) HTML5
6 33 (4.29%) XML
7 31 (4.03%) Middleware
8 30 (3.90%) Web Services
9 25 (3.25%) CSS3
10 19 (2.47%) RESTful
11 18 (2.34%) SOAP
12 17 (2.21%) Spring
13 16 (2.08%) J2EE
14 15 (1.95%) ASP.NET
14 15 (1.95%) IBM Integration Bus
15 14 (1.82%) Ajax
16 13 (1.69%) jQuery
17 12 (1.56%) Java EE
18 10 (1.30%) React
18 10 (1.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 121 (15.71%) Fixed Income
2 120 (15.58%) Equities
2 120 (15.58%) Hedge funds
3 65 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (7.40%) Data Centre
5 56 (7.27%) Management Information System
6 54 (7.01%) User Experience
7 32 (4.16%) Computer Science
8 24 (3.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (2.99%) Fintech
10 21 (2.73%) Clustering
11 16 (2.08%) Derivative
11 16 (2.08%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.82%) PMI
12 14 (1.82%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.56%) Credit Risk
14 11 (1.43%) SWIFT
15 8 (1.04%) Biometrics
15 8 (1.04%) VCE vBlock
15 8 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 120 (15.58%) Unix
2 106 (13.77%) Linux
3 103 (13.38%) Windows
4 33 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (3.77%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (1.30%) Solaris
9 10 (1.30%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (0.65%) Android
12 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.39%) zOS
14 2 (0.26%) AIX
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.13%) CatOS
15 1 (0.13%) CentOS
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
15 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (16.49%) Project Management
3 116 (15.06%) Asset Management
4 71 (9.22%) ITIL
5 68 (8.83%) DevOps
6 65 (8.44%) Change Management
7 59 (7.66%) Business Analysis
8 54 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (6.49%) TDD
11 47 (6.10%) Service Delivery
12 42 (5.45%) Scrum
13 38 (4.94%) Data Analysis
14 36 (4.68%) Information Security
14 36 (4.68%) Software Engineering
14 36 (4.68%) Waterfall
15 33 (4.29%) CRM
15 33 (4.29%) Migration
15 33 (4.29%) Service Management
16 32 (4.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 161 (20.91%) SQL
2 130 (16.88%) Java
3 88 (11.43%) C#
4 73 (9.48%) JavaScript
5 47 (6.10%) Python
6 37 (4.81%) Perl
7 31 (4.03%) Shell Script
8 30 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 25 (3.25%) PowerShell
10 22 (2.86%) Ruby
11 14 (1.82%) Scala
12 12 (1.56%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.43%) C++
14 10 (1.30%) Groovy
14 10 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.04%) VBA
16 7 (0.91%) PHP
16 7 (0.91%) VBScript
17 6 (0.78%) VB
18 5 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 50 (6.49%) Degree
2 30 (3.90%) PMI Certification
3 26 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.73%) PMP
5 13 (1.69%) CCNP
6 10 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.04%) CISSP
7 8 (1.04%) ISEB
7 8 (1.04%) RHCE
7 8 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (0.91%) CCDP
8 7 (0.91%) CISM
9 6 (0.78%) CCIE
9 6 (0.78%) GCIH
9 6 (0.78%) GIAC
9 6 (0.78%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.65%) APMP
10 5 (0.65%) GCIA
10 5 (0.65%) RHCA
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.90%) QA
2 27 (3.51%) SLA
3 16 (2.08%) MiFID
4 9 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.78%) SEPA
6 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.65%) FATCA
7 4 (0.52%) EMIR
8 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.39%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.26%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.26%) GLP
9 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.13%) GAAP
10 1 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 50 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.34%) GFS2
3 18 (2.34%) GlusterFS
3 18 (2.34%) OCFS2
4 17 (2.21%) Docker
5 14 (1.82%) NFS
6 7 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.65%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.52%) HDFS
8 4 (0.52%) XenApp
8 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.26%) Squid
10 2 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (6.49%) Puppet
2 25 (3.25%) SCCM
3 20 (2.60%) Ansible
4 18 (2.34%) CFEngine
4 18 (2.34%) Failover Clustering
4 18 (2.34%) SELinux
5 15 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.56%) SCOM
8 10 (1.30%) Control-M
9 9 (1.17%) Nagios
9 9 (1.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 7 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
10 7 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.78%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.78%) Terraform
12 5 (0.65%) Perfmon
12 5 (0.65%) WSUS
13 4 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 99 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 95 (12.34%) Oracle
3 47 (6.10%) VMware
4 40 (5.19%) Cisco
5 38 (4.94%) Red Hat
6 26 (3.38%) HP
7 20 (2.60%) Tableau
8 16 (2.08%) Splunk
9 14 (1.82%) Citrix
10 12 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.56%) BMC
10 12 (1.56%) IBM
10 12 (1.56%) NetApp
10 12 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.30%) EMC
11 10 (1.30%) Juniper
11 10 (1.30%) Siebel
12 9 (1.17%) Brocade
12 9 (1.17%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.04%) CheckPoint
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