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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank 308 303 246
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -57
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 411 426 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.75% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.10% 1.86% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 276 249
Median daily rate £475 £441 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £398 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £8.91 £15.91 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +60.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.91 £15.91 £9.94
% change year-on-year
-44.03% +60.08%

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
19611 22892 21145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.43% 40.11% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13011 14667 13055
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 570 554
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £49.47 £41.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +24 402 £475 +5.55% 84
London +36 335 £475 -2.56% 66
City of London +59 106 £475 -5.00% 28
South East +12 25 £525 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire +1 15 £439 +2.63% 3
Surrey +5 13 £525 +6.59% 1
Camberley - 12 £525 -
West Yorkshire +9 11 £408 -4.67% 3
Leeds +7 9 £373 -17.67% 3
North West +2 9 £313 -3.84% 3
Manchester -7 8 £313 -15.54% 3
East Midlands -13 7 - - 4
Derbyshire +6 6 - - 2
Derby +6 6 - - 2
Edinburgh -22 6 £400 - 5
Scotland -46 6 £400 +3.22% 10
Oxford - 6 £570 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £570 -
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £388 +3.33%
Milton Keynes +5 4 £400 +6.66%
West Midlands -25 4 £463 +131.25% 3
Dorset -5 3 £438 +261.57%
South West -8 3 £438 +3.55%
East of England +18 2 £468 +6.85% 2
Bournemouth -5 2 £456 +277.06%
South Yorkshire -10 2 £439 -
Birmingham -14 2 £375 - 2
Sheffield -18 2 £439 -
Bromley - 2 £380 -
Hammersmith - 2 £375 -

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 794 (100.00%) Finance
2 223 (28.09%) Banking
3 207 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (22.29%) SQL
5 137 (17.25%) Project Management
6 131 (16.50%) Java
6 131 (16.50%) Hedge funds
7 118 (14.86%) C#
7 118 (14.86%) Microsoft
8 113 (14.23%) Windows
9 112 (14.11%) Retail
10 110 (13.85%) Asset Management
11 109 (13.73%) Unix
12 103 (12.97%) Oracle
13 100 (12.59%) .NET
14 99 (12.47%) Linux
15 98 (12.34%) Equities
16 94 (11.84%) Fixed Income
17 78 (9.82%) ITIL
18 77 (9.70%) JavaScript
19 75 (9.45%) Change Management
20 71 (8.94%) HTML
21 70 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
22 66 (8.31%) SQL Server
23 63 (7.93%) VMware
24 58 (7.30%) Investment Banking
24 58 (7.30%) Active Directory
25 55 (6.93%) Management Information System
26 54 (6.80%) Business Analysis
26 54 (6.80%) Degree

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 34 (4.28%) WebLogic
2 31 (3.90%) WebSphere
3 26 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.14%) Apache
5 15 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 15 (1.89%) SAS
6 14 (1.76%) IIS
7 12 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.01%) LiveLink
10 7 (0.88%) Confluence
11 5 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.50%) CMS
12 4 (0.50%) Drupal
12 4 (0.50%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.40%) MS Project
3 18 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.89%) MS Office
5 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) InVision
6 3 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.26%) Documaker
2 7 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.38%) BASE24
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.38%) Summit
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.25%) HFM
6 2 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.76%) PaaS
4 4 (0.50%) Trello
5 3 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (0.38%) Office 365
5 3 (0.38%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.25%) Heroku
6 2 (0.25%) SaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.90%) LDAP
1 23 (2.90%) SAN
2 19 (2.39%) Firewall
2 19 (2.39%) Intranet
2 19 (2.39%) NetScaler
3 17 (2.14%) WAN
4 16 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.76%) DNS
5 14 (1.76%) Internet
6 13 (1.64%) HTTP
7 12 (1.51%) BGP
7 12 (1.51%) Network Security
8 9 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (1.13%) LAN
9 8 (1.01%) Junos
10 7 (0.88%) Multicast
11 6 (0.76%) OSPF
11 6 (0.76%) SSL
11 6 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (4.53%) Big Data
4 29 (3.65%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.53%) Oracle Database
6 27 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (3.02%) Hadoop
8 23 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (1.89%) QlikView
11 14 (1.76%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.13%) Relational Database
15 7 (0.88%) IBM InfoSphere
15 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.88%) OrientDB
15 7 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (4.41%) JIRA
2 28 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (2.77%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.51%) TeamCity
5 11 (1.39%) Maven
5 11 (1.39%) Selenium
5 11 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (1.13%) gulp
7 9 (1.13%) Subversion
8 8 (1.01%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.88%) Bower
9 7 (0.88%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.76%) Grunt
11 5 (0.63%) InstallShield
11 5 (0.63%) MSI
11 5 (0.63%) NuGet
11 5 (0.63%) WinDbg
General
1 794 (100.00%) Finance
2 223 (28.09%) Banking
3 112 (14.11%) Retail
4 58 (7.30%) Investment Banking
5 31 (3.90%) Legal
6 28 (3.53%) Marketing
7 25 (3.15%) Front Office
8 24 (3.02%) Back Office
9 10 (1.26%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.13%) Billing
10 9 (1.13%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.76%) Law
12 4 (0.50%) French Language
13 3 (0.38%) Advertising
13 3 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.38%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.25%) Publishing
15 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 188 (23.68%) Developer
2 144 (18.14%) Analyst
3 78 (9.82%) Project Manager
4 60 (7.56%) C# Developer
5 55 (6.93%) Consultant
6 41 (5.16%) Architect
7 40 (5.04%) Business Analyst
8 38 (4.79%) .NET Developer
8 38 (4.79%) SQL Developer
9 36 (4.53%) Java Developer
10 33 (4.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (3.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 28 (3.53%) Senior Developer
12 27 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
13 24 (3.02%) Service Analyst
14 21 (2.64%) Administrator
15 20 (2.52%) Financial Analyst
15 20 (2.52%) IT Manager
16 19 (2.39%) IT Project Manager
16 19 (2.39%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (12.59%) .NET
2 71 (8.94%) HTML
3 47 (5.92%) CSS
4 43 (5.42%) AngularJS
5 37 (4.66%) XML
6 36 (4.53%) Web Services
7 32 (4.03%) HTML5
7 32 (4.03%) Middleware
8 22 (2.77%) J2EE
9 18 (2.27%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.27%) SOAP
10 16 (2.02%) CSS3
11 15 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
12 13 (1.64%) jQuery
12 13 (1.64%) JSP
12 13 (1.64%) Spring
13 12 (1.51%) Java EE
14 11 (1.39%) Ajax
14 11 (1.39%) REST
14 11 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 131 (16.50%) Hedge funds
2 98 (12.34%) Equities
3 94 (11.84%) Fixed Income
4 70 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (6.93%) Management Information System
6 49 (6.17%) Data Centre
7 44 (5.54%) User Experience
8 41 (5.16%) Derivative
9 30 (3.78%) Clustering
10 29 (3.65%) Computer Science
11 27 (3.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 18 (2.27%) PMI
13 14 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (1.51%) Fintech
15 9 (1.13%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.01%) CMDB
16 8 (1.01%) Mainframe
16 8 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
17 7 (0.88%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 113 (14.23%) Windows
2 109 (13.73%) Unix
3 99 (12.47%) Linux
4 42 (5.29%) Windows Server
5 39 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (2.02%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (1.64%) Solaris
9 13 (1.64%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.63%) Android
12 4 (0.50%) AIX
13 3 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.25%) SUSE
14 2 (0.25%) 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
1 207 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (17.25%) Project Management
3 110 (13.85%) Asset Management
4 78 (9.82%) ITIL
5 75 (9.45%) Change Management
6 54 (6.80%) Business Analysis
7 50 (6.30%) DevOps
8 49 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
8 49 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (5.67%) Service Delivery
10 41 (5.16%) Software Engineering
10 41 (5.16%) TDD
11 40 (5.04%) Scrum
12 39 (4.91%) Analytics
12 39 (4.91%) Configuration Management
12 39 (4.91%) Information Security
13 38 (4.79%) Data Analysis
13 38 (4.79%) Incident Management
14 36 (4.53%) Migration
15 34 (4.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (22.29%) SQL
2 131 (16.50%) Java
3 118 (14.86%) C#
4 77 (9.70%) JavaScript
5 50 (6.30%) PowerShell
6 38 (4.79%) Python
7 35 (4.41%) Perl
8 29 (3.65%) Shell Script
9 25 (3.15%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.02%) Ruby
11 17 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.14%) VBA
12 15 (1.89%) Scala
13 10 (1.26%) Groovy
14 9 (1.13%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.01%) VB
15 8 (1.01%) VBScript
16 7 (0.88%) C++
16 7 (0.88%) PHP
17 5 (0.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (6.80%) Degree
2 39 (4.91%) PMI Certification
3 28 (3.53%) PMP
4 14 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.26%) CCNP
7 8 (1.01%) RHCE
8 7 (0.88%) CISSP
8 7 (0.88%) ISEB
9 6 (0.76%) CISM
10 5 (0.63%) APMP
10 5 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.63%) RHCA
10 5 (0.63%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.50%) CCNA
11 4 (0.50%) GCIA
11 4 (0.50%) GCIH
11 4 (0.50%) GIAC
11 4 (0.50%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.64%) QA
2 15 (1.89%) SLA
3 14 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.26%) MiFID
5 10 (1.26%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.13%) SEPA
7 5 (0.63%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.50%) EMIR
9 3 (0.38%) FATCA
10 2 (0.25%) GLP
10 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.13%) RMADS
11 1 (0.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 58 (7.30%) Active Directory
2 44 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.89%) vSphere
5 11 (1.39%) GFS2
5 11 (1.39%) GlusterFS
5 11 (1.39%) OCFS2
6 10 (1.26%) NFS
6 10 (1.26%) RACF
7 8 (1.01%) Docker
8 7 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (0.76%) Veritas File System
9 6 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.63%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.50%) XenApp
11 4 (0.50%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (4.79%) Puppet
2 18 (2.27%) Ansible
3 17 (2.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 16 (2.02%) SCCM
5 15 (1.89%) Control-M
6 14 (1.76%) Nagios
6 14 (1.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (1.39%) CFEngine
7 11 (1.39%) Failover Clustering
7 11 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.39%) SELinux
8 10 (1.26%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (1.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 9 (1.13%) EdgeSight
9 9 (1.13%) HP SIM
9 9 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (1.01%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
11 7 (0.88%) SCOM
12 6 (0.76%) TADDM
Vendors
1 118 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 103 (12.97%) Oracle
3 63 (7.93%) VMware
4 42 (5.29%) Red Hat
5 37 (4.66%) HP
6 31 (3.90%) IBM
7 30 (3.78%) Citrix
8 25 (3.15%) Cisco
9 20 (2.52%) CA
9 20 (2.52%) Tableau
10 16 (2.02%) BMC
11 13 (1.64%) Juniper
11 13 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.64%) ServiceNow
12 12 (1.51%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.39%) AppSense
13 11 (1.39%) Splunk
13 11 (1.39%) Veritas
14 10 (1.26%) NetApp
14 10 (1.26%) OpenText
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