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 27 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.

Financial
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 42.37% 28.57% 27.84%
As % of the General category 55.56% 55.17% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 24
Median daily rate £560 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £704 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.57% +18.57%  

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 45 29 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 76.27% 51.79% 65.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 50
Median daily rate £595 £600 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.83% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £453 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £673 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Docklands, London

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (44.44%) Banking
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) Investment Banking
3 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (22.22%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) Linux
5 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.56%) Financial Institution
6 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
6 7 (15.56%) Analytics
6 7 (15.56%) Degree
7 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (13.33%) SDLC
7 6 (13.33%) Oracle
7 6 (13.33%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) Java
8 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.11%) Python
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Unix
8 5 (11.11%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
8 5 (11.11%) QlikView
9 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematica
4 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
1 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) NX-OS
2 1 (2.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) QlikView
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.67%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) HBase
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.44%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.22%) KDB
5 1 (2.22%) Kdb+
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 20 (44.44%) Banking
2 11 (24.44%) Investment Banking
3 7 (15.56%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Front Office
5 2 (4.44%) German Language
5 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Dashboard Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) ETL Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Informatica Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.22%) JMS
3 1 (2.22%) JMX
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (4.44%) Derivative
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) PMI
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.22%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.22%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Android
5 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (15.56%) Analytics
3 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) ETL
4 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (13.33%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) Data Transformation
6 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.67%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) CISSP
2 2 (4.44%) ISSAP
2 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CRISC
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.67%) GDPR
3 2 (4.44%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) MiFID
4 1 (2.22%) PMO
4 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) HDFS
2 1 (2.22%) GPFS
2 1 (2.22%) LXC
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (4.44%) Control-M
2 2 (4.44%) Grafana
2 2 (4.44%) Graphite
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
3 2 (4.44%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.44%) Informatica
3 2 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.44%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Nortel
4 1 (2.22%) Red Box
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) Reuters
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.22%) SevOne
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau