Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 151 117 225
Rank change year-on-year -34 +108 +22
Contract jobs citing International Banking 17 19 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.81% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.81% 1.37% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 14
10th Percentile £450 £375 £292
25th Percentile £463 £413 £469
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year -3.90% - -4.55%
75th Percentile £538 £538 £552
90th Percentile £569 £588 £584
Central London median daily rate £505 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -3.90% - -4.55%

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 2,089 1,386 3,921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.67% 58.95% 59.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,488 983 3,003
10th Percentile £363 £313 £321
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £553 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.85% -2.38% -
75th Percentile £675 £613 £606
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 51
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £13.69 £14.50 £12.76
Median hourly rate £23.23 £26.44 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -12.16% +35.59% +4.28%
75th Percentile £32.55 £38.75 £24.47
90th Percentile £37.75 £47.75 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £27.18 £20.00
% change year-on-year -19.04% +35.88% +6.95%

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021, 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 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Azure
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (17.65%) AWS
6 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
6 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
6 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) BMC
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Control-M
7 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
7 2 (11.76%) Replication
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Sybase

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 2 (11.76%) Confluence
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Azure
2 3 (17.65%) AWS
3 2 (11.76%) GCP
3 2 (11.76%) GitHub
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Serena SBM
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
1 2 (11.76%) Analyst
1 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
1 2 (11.76%) DBA
1 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Architect
2 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Change Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
2 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
2 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
1 2 (11.76%) REST
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Market Risk
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) BYOD
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
6 1 (5.88%) API Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Project Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Security Hardening
6 1 (5.88%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) Python
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Control-M
2 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (11.76%) QRadar
2 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) BMC
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Splunk
3 2 (11.76%) CyberArk
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Qualys
3 2 (11.76%) Sybase
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Altiris
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.88%) Murex
4 1 (5.88%) Serena
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow