The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 25 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 Institution
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 299 312
Rank change year-on-year +34 +13  
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 373 379 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.24% 2.14% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 237 234
Median daily rate £550 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +13.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £643 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £393
% change year-on-year +8.57% +11.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £10.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.30% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.44 £10.30
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

Financial Institution 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16636 17728 19942
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 39.15% 36.39% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11013 12075 13114
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 431 490
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Institution in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 319 £550 +4.76% 84
South East +51 28 £475 -13.63% 10
North West +23 10 £450 +38.46% 14
West Midlands +27 6 £325 -29.72%
South West -3 6 £700 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £413 -5.71% 1
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution 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 England region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 649 (100.00%) Finance
2 233 (35.90%) Banking
3 153 (23.57%) SQL
4 151 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (19.88%) Java
6 94 (14.48%) Microsoft
7 93 (14.33%) Oracle
8 91 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
9 88 (13.56%) Analytics
10 80 (12.33%) Change Management
11 68 (10.48%) Linux
12 66 (10.17%) Risk Management
13 63 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 63 (9.71%) Investment Banking
14 60 (9.24%) C#
15 57 (8.78%) Hedge funds
16 55 (8.47%) .NET
16 55 (8.47%) Unix
16 55 (8.47%) Front Office
17 52 (8.01%) Workflow
18 51 (7.86%) DevOps
19 49 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 48 (7.40%) Windows
21 44 (6.78%) Degree
22 43 (6.63%) Performance Management
22 43 (6.63%) Scrum
23 42 (6.47%) Project Management
23 42 (6.47%) ITIL
23 42 (6.47%) QA
24 39 (6.01%) FIX Protocol

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 16 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.00%) Apache Spark
2 13 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (1.39%) CMS
5 8 (1.23%) Apache
5 8 (1.23%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.62%) DataSynapse
7 4 (0.62%) IIS
7 4 (0.62%) JBoss
7 4 (0.62%) SAS
7 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.31%) Confluence
9 2 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 38 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.23%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.46%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) SimCorp Dimension
2 7 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.31%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.15%) Actimize
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.15%) Summit
4 1 (0.15%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.00%) PaaS
4 9 (1.39%) OpenShift
5 6 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (0.62%) IaaS
7 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.46%) Office 365
7 3 (0.46%) SaaS
8 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) Loggly
9 1 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.62%) Firewall
2 11 (1.69%) HTTP
3 10 (1.54%) Internet
4 9 (1.39%) SAN
5 7 (1.08%) FTP
6 6 (0.92%) SSL
7 5 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (0.77%) NAS
8 4 (0.62%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.62%) LAN
8 4 (0.62%) Network Security
8 4 (0.62%) OSPF
8 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.46%) DHCP
9 3 (0.46%) DNS
9 3 (0.46%) VPN
9 3 (0.46%) WAN
9 3 (0.46%) Wireless
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.93%) Relational Database
2 31 (4.78%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.77%) Big Data
4 15 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.69%) DB2
7 11 (1.69%) GIS
8 10 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.39%) Blockchain
10 8 (1.23%) Squirro
11 7 (1.08%) QlikView
11 7 (1.08%) Siebel EIM
11 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.77%) Data Mart
12 5 (0.77%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.62%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.62%) IBM InfoSphere
13 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (4.47%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.54%) Subversion
3 22 (3.39%) Maven
4 18 (2.77%) TeamCity
5 17 (2.62%) JIRA
5 17 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (1.23%) NUnit
8 6 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.62%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.62%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.62%) ERwin
9 4 (0.62%) JUnit
9 4 (0.62%) PowerDesigner
9 4 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.46%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.46%) JSUnit
10 3 (0.46%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.46%) PHPUnit
General
1 649 (100.00%) Finance
2 233 (35.90%) Banking
3 63 (9.71%) Investment Banking
4 55 (8.47%) Front Office
5 25 (3.85%) Marketing
6 22 (3.39%) Retail
7 13 (2.00%) German Language
8 11 (1.69%) Back Office
8 11 (1.69%) Legal
9 10 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
10 9 (1.39%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.77%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.46%) Law
13 3 (0.46%) Military
13 3 (0.46%) Publishing
14 2 (0.31%) Billing
15 1 (0.15%) Advertising
15 1 (0.15%) Electronics
15 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 191 (29.43%) Developer
2 105 (16.18%) Analyst
3 53 (8.17%) Java Developer
4 48 (7.40%) Business Analyst
5 47 (7.24%) Consultant
6 43 (6.63%) C# Developer
7 39 (6.01%) Project Manager
8 36 (5.55%) .NET Developer
8 36 (5.55%) Architect
9 33 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 25 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
12 24 (3.70%) Monitoring Engineer
12 24 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
13 20 (3.08%) Financial Analyst
13 20 (3.08%) Test Manager
14 19 (2.93%) Service Analyst
14 19 (2.93%) SQL Developer
15 16 (2.47%) Security Architect
16 15 (2.31%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (8.47%) .NET
2 39 (6.01%) FIX Protocol
3 29 (4.47%) JMS
4 28 (4.31%) HTML
5 26 (4.01%) CSS
5 26 (4.01%) Web Services
6 21 (3.24%) HTML5
7 20 (3.08%) J2EE
8 19 (2.93%) RESTful
9 16 (2.47%) Spring
9 16 (2.47%) Ultra Messaging
9 16 (2.47%) XML
10 13 (2.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (1.85%) Java EE
12 11 (1.69%) Middleware
13 9 (1.39%) Murex MxML
14 8 (1.23%) REST
14 8 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
15 7 (1.08%) CSS3
16 6 (0.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (8.78%) Hedge funds
3 49 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (5.24%) Derivative
5 30 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 27 (4.16%) Equities
7 26 (4.01%) Fixed Income
8 23 (3.54%) Computer Science
9 20 (3.08%) Market Risk
10 17 (2.62%) Fintech
10 17 (2.62%) Virtual Team
11 14 (2.16%) User Experience
12 12 (1.85%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.54%) Clustering
14 9 (1.39%) Cloud Native
14 9 (1.39%) PKI
14 9 (1.39%) SWIFT
15 8 (1.23%) Credit Risk
15 8 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
15 8 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.48%) Linux
2 55 (8.47%) Unix
3 48 (7.40%) Windows
4 9 (1.39%) Solaris
5 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.23%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.08%) Android
7 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.77%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (0.62%) AIX
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (13.56%) Analytics
3 80 (12.33%) Change Management
4 66 (10.17%) Risk Management
5 63 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (8.01%) Workflow
7 51 (7.86%) DevOps
8 43 (6.63%) Performance Management
8 43 (6.63%) Scrum
9 42 (6.47%) ITIL
9 42 (6.47%) Project Management
10 34 (5.24%) Business Analysis
11 33 (5.08%) Information Security
12 32 (4.93%) Migration
12 32 (4.93%) MVC
13 30 (4.62%) Test Strategy
14 29 (4.47%) PRINCE2
15 27 (4.16%) SDLC
16 26 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 153 (23.57%) SQL
2 129 (19.88%) Java
3 60 (9.24%) C#
4 31 (4.78%) Perl
4 31 (4.78%) Python
5 27 (4.16%) JavaScript
6 22 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 21 (3.24%) C++
8 20 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 19 (2.93%) VB
10 14 (2.16%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.16%) R
11 9 (1.39%) Scala
12 8 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.08%) C
13 7 (1.08%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
13 7 (1.08%) VBA
14 6 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.92%) Ruby
15 3 (0.46%) ES6
Qualifications
1 44 (6.78%) Degree
2 14 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.08%) Siebel Certification
7 6 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.92%) CISSP
8 5 (0.77%) CFA
8 5 (0.77%) CISM
8 5 (0.77%) MCSE
9 4 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.62%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.62%) PMP
9 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.46%) CCIE
10 3 (0.46%) CCNP
10 3 (0.46%) ISEB
10 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.47%) QA
2 23 (3.54%) MiFID
3 16 (2.47%) PMO
4 13 (2.00%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.69%) GDPR
6 10 (1.54%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.23%) EMIR
8 6 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.92%) SLA
9 5 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.62%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.46%) COBIT
11 3 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.31%) Basel III
12 2 (0.31%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 14 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.00%) Docker
3 7 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.77%) NFS
5 3 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.46%) vSphere
6 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.31%) GFS2
6 2 (0.31%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.31%) OCFS2
6 2 (0.31%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.16%) Puppet
2 10 (1.54%) Ansible
2 10 (1.54%) SCCM
3 4 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.62%) NetApp OnCommand
3 4 (0.62%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.46%) SCOM
5 2 (0.31%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.31%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.31%) SELinux
5 2 (0.31%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.15%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 94 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 93 (14.33%) Oracle
3 37 (5.70%) Sybase
4 30 (4.62%) AppDynamics
5 25 (3.85%) TIBCO
6 18 (2.77%) HP
7 16 (2.47%) Currenex
8 15 (2.31%) Murex
8 15 (2.31%) New Relic
8 15 (2.31%) VMware
9 14 (2.16%) Splunk
10 13 (2.00%) IBM
11 10 (1.54%) Cisco
11 10 (1.54%) Siebel
12 9 (1.39%) Informatica
12 9 (1.39%) SAP
12 9 (1.39%) Sun
12 9 (1.39%) Tableau
13 8 (1.23%) Remedy
13 8 (1.23%) ServiceNow
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Circa £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £200- £250
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Orbis Consultants Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago