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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Institution
UK
Rank 335 335 322
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 287 332 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.73% 1.66% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 180 232
Median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £701 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £387
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

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
16610 19986 20405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 38.44% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10901 12891 12819
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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 £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 525 442
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.25 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +20 283 £550 +9.89% 81
London +4 228 £550 +4.76% 71
City of London -19 49 £525 -4.54% 20
South East +35 23 £450 +34.93% 2
North West +31 13 - - 3
Cheshire +42 8 - - 1
Hampshire +5 8 - -
Berkshire - 8 £450 -
Reading - 8 £450 -
Farnborough - 8 - -
East Midlands +13 7 £340 +185.71%
Northampton - 6 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £550 -
Manchester +14 5 - - 2
South West +5 5 £390 +9.85%
Surrey - 5 £550 - 2
Docklands, London +2 4 £710 +255.00%
Gloucestershire - 4 £344 -
Camberley - 3 £550 -
Gloucester - 3 £425 -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £378 +0.66% 1
Yorkshire +13 2 £378 -29.76% 1
Edinburgh +7 2 £400 -13.51%
Scotland +1 2 £400 -8.57% 1
East of England -6 2 £150 -70.00%
Bromley - 2 £650 -
Woking - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £150 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £150 -
Leicestershire +3 1 £130 +9.24%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 582 (100.00%) Finance
2 211 (36.25%) Banking
3 123 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (20.96%) SQL
5 96 (16.49%) Microsoft
6 81 (13.92%) Java
7 77 (13.23%) Linux
8 74 (12.71%) C#
9 72 (12.37%) Unix
10 69 (11.86%) DevOps
11 67 (11.51%) Windows
11 67 (11.51%) .NET
12 64 (11.00%) Project Management
13 59 (10.14%) Oracle
14 57 (9.79%) Change Management
14 57 (9.79%) Hedge funds
15 54 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
16 53 (9.11%) Python
16 53 (9.11%) Fixed Income
17 51 (8.76%) Equities
18 50 (8.59%) SQL Server
19 47 (8.08%) Risk Management
20 45 (7.73%) Scrum
21 44 (7.56%) Retail
21 44 (7.56%) Investment Banking
22 43 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
23 39 (6.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 38 (6.53%) MVC
24 38 (6.53%) Asset Management
25 37 (6.36%) Front Office

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 19 (3.26%) Confluence
2 15 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.58%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.06%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.72%) IIS
5 8 (1.37%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.86%) CMS
6 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.69%) Mule
8 3 (0.52%) Apache
8 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.52%) SAS
8 3 (0.52%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.34%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.34%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 37 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.26%) MS Office
3 18 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.89%) MS Project
5 6 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.52%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.34%) SPSS
9 1 (0.17%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.34%) Relativity
3 2 (0.34%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.17%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.37%) GitHub
4 7 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (1.03%) Office 365
6 3 (0.52%) PaaS
7 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.34%) SaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.95%) Firewall
2 21 (3.61%) Wireless
3 17 (2.92%) VPN
4 16 (2.75%) Network Security
5 13 (2.23%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.89%) SAN
6 11 (1.89%) SSL
7 8 (1.37%) HTTP
8 7 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (1.03%) Multicast
9 6 (1.03%) VoIP
9 6 (1.03%) WAN
10 5 (0.86%) ATM
10 5 (0.86%) BGP
10 5 (0.86%) LAN
10 5 (0.86%) MPLS
11 4 (0.69%) DMZ
11 4 (0.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.92%) Oracle Database
2 17 (2.92%) Relational Database
2 17 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (2.75%) Big Data
3 16 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (1.89%) GIS
6 9 (1.55%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.20%) DB2
8 7 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.03%) MySQL
9 6 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.86%) Sybase ASE
10 5 (0.86%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 30 (5.15%) JIRA
2 22 (3.78%) Subversion
3 20 (3.44%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.26%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.20%) Maven
7 6 (1.03%) JUnit
7 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.69%) Ant
8 4 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.69%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (0.69%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.52%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.52%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.52%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.52%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.52%) Mocha
9 3 (0.52%) NUnit
9 3 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 582 (100.00%) Finance
2 211 (36.25%) Banking
3 44 (7.56%) Investment Banking
3 44 (7.56%) Retail
4 37 (6.36%) Front Office
5 25 (4.30%) Legal
6 19 (3.26%) Corporate Banking
7 18 (3.09%) Back Office
8 10 (1.72%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.37%) Marketing
10 6 (1.03%) German Language
10 6 (1.03%) Publishing
11 5 (0.86%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.69%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.52%) Military
14 2 (0.34%) Advertising
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) Law
14 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 147 (25.26%) Developer
2 111 (19.07%) Analyst
3 49 (8.42%) C# Developer
4 45 (7.73%) Business Analyst
5 38 (6.53%) Consultant
5 38 (6.53%) Project Manager
6 37 (6.36%) .NET Developer
7 36 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (5.50%) Architect
9 30 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 29 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 23 (3.95%) Java Developer
12 20 (3.44%) AWS DevOps
13 18 (3.09%) Financial Analyst
14 16 (2.75%) AWS Engineer
14 16 (2.75%) Service Analyst
15 14 (2.41%) Administrator
15 14 (2.41%) Network Engineer
15 14 (2.41%) SQL Developer
16 13 (2.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (11.51%) .NET
2 32 (5.50%) HTML
3 24 (4.12%) CSS
4 21 (3.61%) HTML5
5 20 (3.44%) AngularJS
6 19 (3.26%) XML
7 16 (2.75%) CSS3
8 15 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
8 15 (2.58%) Web Services
9 14 (2.41%) Spring
10 12 (2.06%) React
11 11 (1.89%) Middleware
12 10 (1.72%) Murex MxML
13 9 (1.55%) Angular 2
13 9 (1.55%) ASP.NET
13 9 (1.55%) RESTful
14 8 (1.37%) Node.js
15 7 (1.20%) JMS
15 7 (1.20%) WinForms
16 6 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.79%) Hedge funds
2 54 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (9.11%) Fixed Income
4 51 (8.76%) Equities
5 39 (6.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (4.64%) User Experience
7 26 (4.47%) Computer Science
8 25 (4.30%) Derivative
8 25 (4.30%) Management Information System
9 22 (3.78%) Data Centre
9 22 (3.78%) Virtual Team
10 20 (3.44%) Fintech
11 12 (2.06%) Clustering
11 12 (2.06%) Market Risk
12 11 (1.89%) Credit Risk
12 11 (1.89%) Mainframe
12 11 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
13 8 (1.37%) SWIFT
14 6 (1.03%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 77 (13.23%) Linux
2 72 (12.37%) Unix
3 67 (11.51%) Windows
4 15 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.41%) Solaris
6 12 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.37%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.86%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.69%) zOS
10 3 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) AIX
11 2 (0.34%) Android
11 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (11.86%) DevOps
3 64 (11.00%) Project Management
4 57 (9.79%) Change Management
5 47 (8.08%) Risk Management
6 45 (7.73%) Scrum
7 43 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (6.53%) Asset Management
8 38 (6.53%) MVC
9 36 (6.19%) Workflow
10 35 (6.01%) Migration
11 29 (4.98%) ITIL
11 29 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (4.81%) Business Analysis
13 26 (4.47%) Analytics
13 26 (4.47%) SDLC
14 24 (4.12%) High Availability
15 22 (3.78%) TDD
16 21 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (3.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 122 (20.96%) SQL
2 81 (13.92%) Java
3 74 (12.71%) C#
4 53 (9.11%) Python
5 29 (4.98%) JavaScript
6 20 (3.44%) Shell Script
7 18 (3.09%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.92%) VB
9 13 (2.23%) C++
9 13 (2.23%) Perl
9 13 (2.23%) Ruby
10 12 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.06%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.37%) VBA
13 7 (1.20%) R
14 6 (1.03%) Scala
15 4 (0.69%) Groovy
15 4 (0.69%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 30 (5.15%) Degree
2 15 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (1.89%) CCNP
4 9 (1.55%) CISM
5 8 (1.37%) CISSP
5 8 (1.37%) GIAC
5 8 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.20%) CNA
6 7 (1.20%) GCIA
6 7 (1.20%) GCIH
6 7 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (1.20%) Novell Certification
6 7 (1.20%) SANS
7 6 (1.03%) CCIE
8 5 (0.86%) CREST Certified
9 4 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.81%) QA
2 13 (2.23%) SLA
3 12 (2.06%) MiFID
4 11 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.69%) EMIR
6 3 (0.52%) FATCA
6 3 (0.52%) PMO
7 2 (0.34%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.34%) GDPR
7 2 (0.34%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
7 2 (0.34%) IFRS
7 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) Basel III
8 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) FINREP
8 1 (0.17%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.17%) ISO22301
System Software
1 32 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.92%) Docker
3 9 (1.55%) XenDesktop
4 7 (1.20%) XenApp
5 6 (1.03%) GFS2
5 6 (1.03%) GlusterFS
5 6 (1.03%) OCFS2
5 6 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.86%) NFS
6 5 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.52%) HDFS
8 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.34%) Samba
8 2 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.34%) vSphere
9 1 (0.17%) Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 34 (5.84%) Puppet
2 27 (4.64%) Ansible
3 12 (2.06%) SCCM
4 8 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
5 7 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (1.20%) Nagios
6 6 (1.03%) CFEngine
6 6 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.03%) SCOM
6 6 (1.03%) SELinux
6 6 (1.03%) Terraform
7 4 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.52%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.34%) DameWare
9 2 (0.34%) OpenView
9 2 (0.34%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 96 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.14%) Oracle
3 25 (4.30%) Cisco
4 19 (3.26%) Citrix
5 18 (3.09%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.75%) VMware
7 15 (2.58%) Sun
8 14 (2.41%) Murex
8 14 (2.41%) SAP
9 12 (2.06%) HP
9 12 (2.06%) IBM
10 10 (1.72%) Sybase
11 7 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.20%) SmartStream
11 7 (1.20%) Splunk
12 6 (1.03%) Remedy
12 6 (1.03%) Symantec
12 6 (1.03%) WorldPay
13 5 (0.86%) NetApp
13 5 (0.86%) Workday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £310 - £410 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago