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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 - 188
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing International Banking 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% - 0.059%
As % of the General category 0.26% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £413 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 - £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £105 £400
% change year-on-year +376.19% -73.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.44 £10.44

International Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1559 1825 2679
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 50.75% 53.91% 52.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1488 2073
Median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 17
Median hourly rate £20.54 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.71% +25.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.61 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.86 £55.00 £49.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

International Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing International Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for International Banking in the City of London

International Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing International Banking in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for International Banking in the City of London

International Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing International Banking in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for International Banking in the City of London

International Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing International Banking in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for International Banking in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing International Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for International Banking.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (66.67%) SEPA
3 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) IIS
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Netcool
4 3 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (16.67%) MiFID
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Retail

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 7 (58.33%) IIS
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Applications Support
2 7 (58.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Banking Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Payments Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SEPA
2 2 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (16.67%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Netcool
1 3 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM