The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Financial
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 44.23% 31.67% 26.62%
As % of the General category 60.53% 55.88% 53.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 32
Median daily rate £600 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £350 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £815 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

Finance 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 Docklands, London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38 34 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 73.08% 56.67% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 60
Median daily rate £600 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £350 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Docklands, London

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Docklands, London

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Docklands, London

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Finance.

1 24 (52.17%) Banking
2 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 12 (26.09%) Analytics
5 11 (23.91%) Financial Institution
5 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (15.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (13.04%) Front Office
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
9 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.04%) ITIL
9 6 (13.04%) DevOps
9 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (13.04%) Degree
9 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
10 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
10 5 (10.87%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (10.87%) QlikView
10 5 (10.87%) Market Risk
10 5 (10.87%) Data Analytics
10 5 (10.87%) SDLC
10 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.87%) Linux
10 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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 (6.52%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (4.35%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) NX-OS
1 1 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (10.87%) QlikView
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) MS Access
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) Endeca
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) KDB
4 1 (2.17%) Kdb+
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 24 (52.17%) Banking
2 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
3 11 (23.91%) Financial Institution
4 6 (13.04%) Front Office
5 3 (6.52%) Back Office
6 2 (4.35%) German Language
6 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Project Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Analytics Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Data Analytics Manager
4 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Banking Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 3 (6.52%) Dashboard Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) JSON
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) J2EE
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Market Risk
3 5 (10.87%) PMI
4 4 (8.70%) Credit Risk
4 4 (8.70%) Equities
5 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (4.35%) Derivative
6 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.35%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
2 12 (26.09%) Analytics
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 6 (13.04%) Project Management
5 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.87%) Data Analytics
5 5 (10.87%) ETL
5 5 (10.87%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.87%) SDLC
5 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
6 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.52%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) C++
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.35%) VB
3 2 (4.35%) VBA
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Scala
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ACCA
4 1 (2.17%) CIMA
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.70%) PMO
3 2 (4.35%) GDPR
3 2 (4.35%) MiFID
4 1 (2.17%) Basel III
4 1 (2.17%) COSO
4 1 (2.17%) CRD IV
4 1 (2.17%) EMIR
4 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) GPFS
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) LXC
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Control-M
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Bloomberg
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
1 4 (8.70%) Reuters
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Informatica
3 2 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Mitel
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) SevOne
4 1 (2.17%) Splunk