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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Institution
UK / England
Rank 320 340 299
Rank change year-on-year +20 -41  
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 275 299 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the General category 1.75% 1.62% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 176 218
Median daily rate £550 £510 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.84% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £388
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 15689 18407 18605
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.03% 37.82% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10303 12172 11724
Median daily rate £465 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 465 444
Median hourly rate £26.13 £27.38 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +24.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 0 227 £550 +4.76% 93
South East +34 24 £475 -17.39% 5
North West +26 13 - - 6
South West +1 4 £408 +13.19% 2
East Midlands 0 3 £550 - 2
Yorkshire +3 2 £378 - 2
West Midlands +11 1 £390 +11.42% 1
North East -6 1 £550 +37.50%
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 561 (100.00%) Finance
2 199 (35.47%) Banking
3 118 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (20.86%) SQL
5 88 (15.69%) Java
6 79 (14.08%) Microsoft
7 75 (13.37%) Linux
8 69 (12.30%) C#
8 69 (12.30%) DevOps
9 63 (11.23%) Change Management
10 59 (10.52%) Oracle
10 59 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
11 58 (10.34%) Unix
12 56 (9.98%) .NET
13 55 (9.80%) Project Management
14 54 (9.63%) Python
15 53 (9.45%) Windows
16 52 (9.27%) Hedge funds
17 51 (9.09%) Risk Management
18 50 (8.91%) Fixed Income
18 50 (8.91%) Equities
19 45 (8.02%) SQL Server
19 45 (8.02%) Scrum
20 41 (7.31%) Investment Banking
20 41 (7.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 40 (7.13%) Amazon AWS
22 38 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
23 37 (6.60%) Retail
24 36 (6.42%) Workflow
25 35 (6.24%) MVC

Financial Institution
Top Related 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 17 (3.03%) Confluence
2 13 (2.32%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 11 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.07%) Apache
4 6 (1.07%) CMS
4 6 (1.07%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.89%) IIS
5 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.71%) Mule
6 4 (0.71%) SAS
7 3 (0.53%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.36%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.36%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.18%) SAP EP
Applications
1 28 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.74%) MS Office
3 10 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.43%) MS Project
5 7 (1.25%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.53%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.36%) SPSS
9 1 (0.18%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.53%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.36%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.36%) Relativity
3 2 (0.36%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.36%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (1.43%) GitHub
4 7 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (0.89%) Office 365
6 2 (0.36%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.28%) Firewall
2 16 (2.85%) VPN
3 15 (2.67%) Network Security
4 13 (2.32%) SSL
4 13 (2.32%) Wireless
5 12 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (1.43%) HTTP
7 7 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (1.25%) WAN
8 6 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.07%) LAN
8 6 (1.07%) Multicast
9 5 (0.89%) BGP
9 5 (0.89%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.89%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.89%) MPLS
9 5 (0.89%) OSPF
10 4 (0.71%) DMZ
10 4 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.21%) Big Data
3 17 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 14 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.32%) GIS
5 13 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.14%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.25%) Apache Hive
9 7 (1.25%) MySQL
10 6 (1.07%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.89%) Sybase ASE
11 5 (0.89%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 27 (4.81%) JIRA
2 19 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.21%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.03%) Subversion
5 8 (1.43%) Maven
5 8 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.25%) JUnit
7 6 (1.07%) NUnit
7 6 (1.07%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.89%) Mocha
8 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.71%) Ant
9 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.71%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.53%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.53%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.53%) webpack
General
1 561 (100.00%) Finance
2 199 (35.47%) Banking
3 41 (7.31%) Investment Banking
4 37 (6.60%) Retail
5 32 (5.70%) Front Office
6 22 (3.92%) Legal
7 19 (3.39%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (1.60%) Back Office
8 9 (1.60%) Marketing
8 9 (1.60%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.25%) German Language
10 6 (1.07%) Publishing
11 4 (0.71%) Law
12 3 (0.53%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.53%) Military
13 2 (0.36%) Advertising
13 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.18%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (26.74%) Developer
2 103 (18.36%) Analyst
3 46 (8.20%) Business Analyst
3 46 (8.20%) C# Developer
4 40 (7.13%) Consultant
5 37 (6.60%) Project Manager
6 35 (6.24%) .NET Developer
7 34 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (5.17%) Architect
8 29 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (4.10%) Java Developer
11 19 (3.39%) AWS DevOps
12 18 (3.21%) Financial Analyst
13 16 (2.85%) Administrator
14 15 (2.67%) AWS Engineer
15 14 (2.50%) Service Analyst
15 14 (2.50%) Test Manager
16 13 (2.32%) Security Consultant
16 13 (2.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (9.98%) .NET
2 29 (5.17%) HTML
3 25 (4.46%) CSS
4 20 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 18 (3.21%) HTML5
6 17 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
6 17 (3.03%) Web Services
7 16 (2.85%) XML
8 15 (2.67%) CSS3
8 15 (2.67%) Spring
9 14 (2.50%) React
10 12 (2.14%) Middleware
11 11 (1.96%) Angular 2
11 11 (1.96%) RESTful
12 10 (1.78%) JMS
12 10 (1.78%) Murex MxML
12 10 (1.78%) Node.js
13 7 (1.25%) J2EE
13 7 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (1.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (9.27%) Hedge funds
3 50 (8.91%) Equities
3 50 (8.91%) Fixed Income
4 41 (7.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.81%) Derivative
6 25 (4.46%) Management Information System
7 22 (3.92%) User Experience
8 18 (3.21%) Data Centre
9 16 (2.85%) Market Risk
9 16 (2.85%) Virtual Team
10 15 (2.67%) Fintech
11 12 (2.14%) Clustering
11 12 (2.14%) Credit Risk
12 10 (1.78%) Mainframe
13 9 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (1.25%) SWIFT
15 5 (0.89%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 75 (13.37%) Linux
2 58 (10.34%) Unix
3 53 (9.45%) Windows
4 16 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.32%) Solaris
6 11 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.43%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.07%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.71%) Android
9 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.36%) AIX
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.18%) Debian
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (12.30%) DevOps
3 63 (11.23%) Change Management
4 55 (9.80%) Project Management
5 51 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 45 (8.02%) Scrum
7 38 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (6.42%) Workflow
9 35 (6.24%) MVC
10 33 (5.88%) Analytics
10 33 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 33 (5.88%) ITIL
11 32 (5.70%) Migration
11 32 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (5.35%) Business Analysis
13 27 (4.81%) SDLC
14 25 (4.46%) High Availability
14 25 (4.46%) Information Security
15 23 (4.10%) Service Management
16 21 (3.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 117 (20.86%) SQL
2 88 (15.69%) Java
3 69 (12.30%) C#
4 54 (9.63%) Python
5 33 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 21 (3.74%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.21%) Shell Script
8 17 (3.03%) VB
9 16 (2.85%) C++
10 14 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.96%) Perl
12 10 (1.78%) R
12 10 (1.78%) Ruby
12 10 (1.78%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.43%) Scala
13 8 (1.43%) VBA
14 7 (1.25%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.71%) C
15 4 (0.71%) Groovy
15 4 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (5.70%) Degree
2 9 (1.60%) CCNP
2 9 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.25%) CISM
3 7 (1.25%) CISSP
4 6 (1.07%) CNA
4 6 (1.07%) GCIA
4 6 (1.07%) GCIH
4 6 (1.07%) GIAC
4 6 (1.07%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (1.07%) Novell Certification
4 6 (1.07%) SANS
5 5 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.71%) PhD
7 3 (0.53%) CCIE
7 3 (0.53%) ISEB
7 3 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.81%) QA
2 13 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.96%) MiFID
4 9 (1.60%) SLA
5 5 (0.89%) PMO
6 3 (0.53%) EMIR
7 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.36%) FATCA
7 2 (0.36%) GDPR
7 2 (0.36%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
7 2 (0.36%) IFRS
8 1 (0.18%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.18%) Basel III
8 1 (0.18%) FINREP
8 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO22301
System Software
1 25 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.50%) Docker
3 8 (1.43%) XenDesktop
4 7 (1.25%) XenApp
5 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.53%) GFS2
7 3 (0.53%) GlusterFS
7 3 (0.53%) HDFS
7 3 (0.53%) NFS
7 3 (0.53%) OCFS2
7 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.53%) vSphere
8 2 (0.36%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.36%) Samba
8 2 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (5.53%) Puppet
2 28 (4.99%) Ansible
3 8 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (1.43%) SCCM
4 7 (1.25%) Nagios
5 6 (1.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (0.89%) SCOM
7 4 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (0.71%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.71%) Terraform
8 3 (0.53%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.53%) SELinux
8 3 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.36%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.36%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 79 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.52%) Oracle
3 19 (3.39%) Cisco
3 19 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 16 (2.85%) Citrix
5 15 (2.67%) Murex
6 14 (2.50%) Sun
7 13 (2.32%) IBM
8 12 (2.14%) SAP
8 12 (2.14%) VMware
9 10 (1.78%) Sybase
10 9 (1.60%) HP
11 8 (1.43%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.25%) WorldPay
13 6 (1.07%) F5
13 6 (1.07%) Remedy
14 5 (0.89%) SmartStream
14 5 (0.89%) Splunk
14 5 (0.89%) Symantec
14 5 (0.89%) TIBCO
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £600 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Reco Group
Rate: £0 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London, Greater London
360 Resourcing
Rate: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Northampton
Reco Group
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago