Period
to 29 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term International Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited International Banking over the 6 months to 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

International Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 217 247
Rank change year-on-year +115 +30 -35
Contract jobs citing International Banking 20 15 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.11% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the General category 2.15% 0.51% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 11
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £413 £251 £431
90th Percentile £599 £585 £588
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

International Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 932 2,965 3,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.84% 48.65% 52.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 2,243 2,831
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £313 £338 £319
90th Percentile £700 £688 £694
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 67
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.92 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.34% +8.65% +13.24%
10th Percentile £15.50 £11.25 £13.15
90th Percentile £61.65 £39.88 £37.09
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £19.13
% change year-on-year +68.03% +8.92% +9.29%

International Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing International Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for International Banking in the City of London

International Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing International Banking in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for International Banking in the City of London

International Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing International Banking in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for International Banking in the City of London

International Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing International Banking in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for International Banking in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing International Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for International Banking.

1 20 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) Front Office
5 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) Market Risk
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) Azure
6 3 (15.00%) Confluence
6 3 (15.00%) GitHub
6 3 (15.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (15.00%) Control-M
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 3 (15.00%) Murex
6 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) C++

International Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Azure
1 3 (15.00%) GitHub
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.00%) GCP
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
3 1 (5.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Liquibase
3 1 (5.00%) MSI
3 1 (5.00%) Serena SBM
3 1 (5.00%) VisualSVN
General
1 20 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Front Office
4 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Market Data Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Qualitative Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Site Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) RxJS
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Market Risk
2 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) BYOD
3 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.00%) Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) E-Discovery
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Security Hardening
3 2 (10.00%) Technology Roadmap
3 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) FFIEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) NIST
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Control-M
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Icinga
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) Netcool
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) QRadar
3 1 (5.00%) Terraform
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Ivanti
3 3 (15.00%) Murex
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (5.00%) Micro Focus
5 1 (5.00%) RedGate
5 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec