Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 250 262
Rank change year-on-year +43 +12 +25
Contract jobs citing International Banking 33 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.045% 0.098%
As % of the General category 0.84% 0.085% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 5
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -27.66% +11.90%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £495
90th Percentile £550 £438 £655
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £594
% change year-on-year +5.88% -28.42% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 3912 3518 4948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.68% 52.89% 53.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3148 2841 3854
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 49
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.86 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £36.95 £49.17 £40.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.88 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +4.38% -2.44% +5.13%

International Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing International Banking as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 19 November 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 33 (100.00%) Banking
2 24 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Front Office
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Process Improvement
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.18%) Unix
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 5 (15.15%) CISSP
6 5 (15.15%) Information Security
6 5 (15.15%) CISM
6 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.15%) Splunk
6 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (15.15%) Qualys
6 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Security Operations
6 5 (15.15%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
7 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) MiFID
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 4 (12.12%) Windows

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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (100.00%) Banking
2 24 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Front Office
4 3 (9.09%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) IT Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (15.15%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Derivative
2 2 (6.06%) Fintech
2 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.06%) Market Risk
2 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
1 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) Process Improvement
3 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security
3 5 (15.15%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (15.15%) Security Operations
3 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CISM
1 5 (15.15%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) MiFID
2 3 (9.09%) SEPA
3 2 (6.06%) PMO
3 2 (6.06%) TARGET2
4 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Qualys
1 5 (15.15%) Splunk
2 4 (12.12%) Bloomberg
2 4 (12.12%) Reuters
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) IBM