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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 307 298 264
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -34
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 387 403 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.72% 0.80%
As % of the General category 1.98% 1.82% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 272 234
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.44 £10.30 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.44 £10.30 £9.94
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.62%

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
19513 22152 20832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.77% 39.62% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13037 14211 13086
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 538 567
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +11 378 £525 +13.51% 107
London +40 306 £525 +10.52% 76
City of London +43 89 £550 +15.78% 33
Yorkshire +1 16 £438 +6.06% 8
South East -9 16 £550 +23.94% 5
North West -5 14 £325 - 6
West Yorkshire +14 11 £385 -6.66% 6
Leeds +4 11 £385 -17.86% 5
South West -2 11 £650 +53.84% 2
East of England +20 10 £475 +8.57% 5
Manchester -6 9 £313 - 4
Scotland -41 7 £435 +16.00% 6
Wiltshire - 7 £650 -
Surrey 0 6 £550 +13.98% 2
Edinburgh -22 6 £475 +35.71% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 5 £375 -
Camberley - 5 £550 -
Milton Keynes +10 4 - -
Cheshire -4 4 £325 - 2
South Yorkshire -6 4 £438 +6.06% 1
Sheffield -15 4 £438 -
Bromley - 4 £483 -
Cambridgeshire +21 3 £475 - 2
Bournemouth -4 3 £456 +277.06%
Dorset -8 3 £456 +277.06% 1
West Midlands -21 3 £463 +42.30% 3
Suffolk - 3 - -
Ipswich - 3 - -
Cambridge +18 2 - - 2
Essex +7 2 - - 1

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 721 (100.00%) Finance
2 196 (27.18%) Banking
3 176 (24.41%) SQL
4 168 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (18.72%) Project Management
6 125 (17.34%) Hedge funds
7 115 (15.95%) Java
8 112 (15.53%) Windows
8 112 (15.53%) Microsoft
9 109 (15.12%) C#
10 102 (14.15%) Oracle
11 95 (13.18%) .NET
12 94 (13.04%) Unix
13 92 (12.76%) Linux
14 77 (10.68%) Asset Management
15 75 (10.40%) ITIL
16 74 (10.26%) Retail
17 69 (9.57%) VMware
18 66 (9.15%) Equities
18 66 (9.15%) JavaScript
19 64 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (8.74%) Fixed Income
21 61 (8.46%) HTML
22 57 (7.91%) Change Management
23 56 (7.77%) Active Directory
23 56 (7.77%) PowerShell
24 48 (6.66%) SQL Server
25 46 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
26 44 (6.10%) Derivative
26 44 (6.10%) 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 29 (4.02%) WebLogic
2 26 (3.61%) WebSphere
3 21 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 14 (1.94%) Apache
5 14 (1.94%) SAS
6 12 (1.66%) IIS
7 10 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (1.25%) LiveLink
9 8 (1.11%) Confluence
9 8 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.55%) CMS
11 4 (0.55%) Drupal
11 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.19%) MS Project
3 17 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.08%) MS Office
5 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.25%) Relativity
1 9 (1.25%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 8 (1.11%) Documaker
3 7 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.42%) BASE24
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.28%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.28%) HFM
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.55%) Trello
5 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) SaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Heroku
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.19%) SAN
2 21 (2.91%) NetScaler
3 19 (2.64%) LDAP
4 18 (2.50%) HTTP
5 15 (2.08%) Firewall
5 15 (2.08%) Intranet
5 15 (2.08%) WAN
6 14 (1.94%) DNS
7 13 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 12 (1.66%) BGP
8 12 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (1.66%) Network Security
9 9 (1.25%) EIGRP
9 9 (1.25%) Internet
10 8 (1.11%) LAN
11 7 (0.97%) Junos
11 7 (0.97%) Multicast
11 7 (0.97%) NAS
11 7 (0.97%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (0.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 27 (3.74%) Big Data
5 25 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 23 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.22%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.08%) QlikView
11 10 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
12 9 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.25%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.11%) MySQL
13 8 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.97%) OrientDB
14 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (4.30%) JIRA
2 19 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.80%) Maven
5 12 (1.66%) TeamCity
6 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.39%) Selenium
7 8 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.97%) gulp
8 7 (0.97%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.83%) Grunt
10 5 (0.69%) InstallShield
10 5 (0.69%) MSI
10 5 (0.69%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.69%) WinDbg
11 4 (0.55%) Bower
11 4 (0.55%) JUnit
11 4 (0.55%) NuGet
11 4 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 721 (100.00%) Finance
2 196 (27.18%) Banking
3 74 (10.26%) Retail
4 43 (5.96%) Investment Banking
5 25 (3.47%) Legal
6 19 (2.64%) Front Office
7 18 (2.50%) Marketing
8 16 (2.22%) Back Office
9 9 (1.25%) General Ledger
10 6 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.55%) French Language
11 4 (0.55%) Law
12 3 (0.42%) Billing
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
13 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (26.07%) Developer
2 120 (16.64%) Analyst
3 71 (9.85%) Project Manager
4 62 (8.60%) C# Developer
5 50 (6.93%) Consultant
6 42 (5.83%) Architect
7 41 (5.69%) .NET Developer
8 39 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 36 (4.99%) Business Analyst
9 36 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (4.30%) Senior Developer
11 27 (3.74%) Java Developer
12 24 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 20 (2.77%) Linux Engineer
14 19 (2.64%) SSIS Developer
15 18 (2.50%) Administrator
16 17 (2.36%) Senior C# Developer
17 16 (2.22%) Banking Analyst
17 16 (2.22%) Citrix Engineer
18 15 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (13.18%) .NET
2 61 (8.46%) HTML
3 42 (5.83%) CSS
4 33 (4.58%) AngularJS
4 33 (4.58%) XML
5 29 (4.02%) Web Services
6 23 (3.19%) HTML5
6 23 (3.19%) J2EE
6 23 (3.19%) Middleware
7 20 (2.77%) ASP.NET
8 17 (2.36%) SOAP
9 15 (2.08%) JSP
9 15 (2.08%) Spring
10 14 (1.94%) CSS3
11 12 (1.66%) Servlets
12 11 (1.53%) IBM Integration Bus
12 11 (1.53%) React
13 9 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (1.25%) Java EE
14 8 (1.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 125 (17.34%) Hedge funds
2 66 (9.15%) Equities
3 64 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (8.74%) Fixed Income
5 44 (6.10%) Data Centre
5 44 (6.10%) Derivative
5 44 (6.10%) Management Information System
6 33 (4.58%) Clustering
6 33 (4.58%) User Experience
7 28 (3.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 19 (2.64%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (2.36%) PMI
10 9 (1.25%) CMDB
11 8 (1.11%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.97%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.97%) Reference Data
13 6 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 112 (15.53%) Windows
2 94 (13.04%) Unix
3 92 (12.76%) Linux
4 43 (5.96%) Windows Server
5 40 (5.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.94%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.80%) Solaris
10 12 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.69%) Android
13 3 (0.42%) AIX
14 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.28%) SUSE
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.14%) CatOS
15 1 (0.14%) CentOS
15 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (18.72%) Project Management
3 77 (10.68%) Asset Management
4 75 (10.40%) ITIL
5 57 (7.91%) Change Management
6 41 (5.69%) Service Delivery
7 40 (5.55%) Business Analysis
7 40 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (5.41%) DevOps
8 39 (5.41%) Migration
9 38 (5.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (5.27%) TDD
10 37 (5.13%) Incident Management
11 36 (4.99%) Configuration Management
11 36 (4.99%) ITSM
11 36 (4.99%) Service Management
12 35 (4.85%) Analytics
13 34 (4.72%) Scrum
14 32 (4.44%) Software Engineering
15 30 (4.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 176 (24.41%) SQL
2 115 (15.95%) Java
3 109 (15.12%) C#
4 66 (9.15%) JavaScript
5 56 (7.77%) PowerShell
6 36 (4.99%) Python
7 27 (3.74%) Perl
8 26 (3.61%) Shell Script
9 21 (2.91%) Ruby
10 20 (2.77%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.77%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.50%) VBA
12 15 (2.08%) Scala
13 9 (1.25%) Groovy
14 8 (1.11%) C++
14 8 (1.11%) VB
15 7 (0.97%) PHP
15 7 (0.97%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.97%) VBScript
16 4 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (5.83%) Degree
2 35 (4.85%) PMI Certification
3 23 (3.19%) PMP
4 20 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.53%) CCNP
7 8 (1.11%) CCNA
7 8 (1.11%) CISSP
7 8 (1.11%) RHCE
8 6 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.69%) CISM
9 5 (0.69%) ISEB
9 5 (0.69%) RHCA
10 4 (0.55%) GIAC
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.55%) SANS
10 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.42%) EMCISA
11 3 (0.42%) EMCSA
11 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.77%) QA
3 13 (1.80%) SEPA
4 11 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.53%) SLA
5 6 (0.83%) COBIT
5 6 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.69%) ISO20022
6 5 (0.69%) MiFID
7 3 (0.42%) EMIR
8 2 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.28%) FATCA
8 2 (0.28%) GLP
9 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.14%) RMADS
9 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 46 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.36%) vSphere
4 13 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.80%) NFS
5 10 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (1.39%) RACF
6 8 (1.11%) GFS2
6 8 (1.11%) GlusterFS
6 8 (1.11%) OCFS2
7 7 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.97%) XenApp
7 7 (0.97%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.83%) Docker
8 6 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (0.83%) Veritas File System
8 6 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (0.69%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.42%) vCloud
10 3 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (3.88%) Puppet
2 19 (2.64%) SCCM
3 17 (2.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 14 (1.94%) Control-M
5 13 (1.80%) Nagios
6 11 (1.53%) Ansible
6 11 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (1.25%) EdgeSight
8 9 (1.25%) EnCase
8 9 (1.25%) FTK
8 9 (1.25%) HP SIM
8 9 (1.25%) SCOM
9 8 (1.11%) CFEngine
9 8 (1.11%) Data Guard
9 8 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 8 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (1.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 112 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 102 (14.15%) Oracle
3 69 (9.57%) VMware
4 38 (5.27%) HP
5 33 (4.58%) Citrix
6 32 (4.44%) Red Hat
7 31 (4.30%) IBM
8 24 (3.33%) Cisco
9 20 (2.77%) CA
10 15 (2.08%) Siebel
11 14 (1.94%) AppSense
11 14 (1.94%) Tableau
12 13 (1.80%) NetApp
13 12 (1.66%) BMC
13 12 (1.66%) Juniper
13 12 (1.66%) ServiceNow
13 12 (1.66%) Veritas
14 10 (1.39%) OpenText
14 10 (1.39%) Symantec
15 9 (1.25%) Informatica
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source Technology
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day 12 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £800.00 - £1000.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago