Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Banking Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Banking Analyst
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 308 160
Rank change year-on-year +37 -148 +69
Contract jobs requiring a Banking Analyst 447 352 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.94% 0.79% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.83% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 259 506
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £233 £313 £325
90th Percentile £638 £650 £620
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 45083 42327 44112
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.89% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32730 30061 31121
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £298 £269
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 552 569 675
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.10% - +8.74%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Banking Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Banking Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Banking Analyst in London

Banking Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking Analyst in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking Analyst in London

Banking Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking Analyst in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking Analyst in London

Banking Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking Analyst in London

Banking Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -43 52 £475 - 5
South London -29 4 £520 +19.54%
East London -26 2 £600 +65.52%
Banking Analyst
England

Banking Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Banking Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Banking Analyst in the job title.

1 447 (100.00%) Banking
2 213 (47.65%) Finance
3 157 (35.12%) Investment Banking
4 136 (30.43%) SQL
5 100 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (21.92%) Business Analysis
7 83 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (13.87%) Retail Banking
9 61 (13.65%) Data Analysis
10 58 (12.98%) Front Office
11 53 (11.86%) Fixed Income
12 49 (10.96%) Equities
13 46 (10.29%) Windows
14 44 (9.84%) Microsoft
15 42 (9.40%) Data Modelling
15 42 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
16 40 (8.95%) Market Risk
16 40 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
17 39 (8.72%) Scrum
18 38 (8.50%) Active Directory
18 38 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (8.28%) Python
20 36 (8.05%) Change Management
21 34 (7.61%) Test Automation
21 34 (7.61%) GDPR
22 33 (7.38%) MiFID
23 32 (7.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 31 (6.94%) Migration
24 31 (6.94%) Credit Risk
25 30 (6.71%) VBA

Banking Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (2.01%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.01%) SAS
3 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.12%) Confluence
3 5 (1.12%) IIS
3 5 (1.12%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.67%) Apache
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.22%) CICS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.22%) JBoss
6 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.58%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.34%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.89%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.67%) Temenos Globus
5 2 (0.45%) Algo Collateral
5 2 (0.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.45%) Salerio
5 2 (0.45%) Summit
5 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.13%) Office 365
2 13 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.12%) Yammer
5 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.45%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.22%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.34%) SAN
2 4 (0.89%) DHCP
2 4 (0.89%) DNS
2 4 (0.89%) SMS
2 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.67%) Network Security
3 3 (0.67%) VSAN
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.22%) LAN
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (4.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.68%) QlikView
4 8 (1.79%) Big Data
5 7 (1.57%) Power BI
5 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.12%) DB2
6 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.12%) MS Access
6 5 (1.12%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.89%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.45%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 2 (0.45%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.22%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.22%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 26 (5.82%) JIRA
2 10 (2.24%) HP UFT
3 9 (2.01%) Cucumber
3 9 (2.01%) Selenium
4 6 (1.34%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.89%) Gerrit
5 4 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.89%) IntelliJ
5 4 (0.89%) Maven
5 4 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.67%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.45%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.45%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.22%) Hudson
8 1 (0.22%) JBehave
8 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 447 (100.00%) Banking
2 213 (47.65%) Finance
3 157 (35.12%) Investment Banking
4 62 (13.87%) Retail Banking
5 58 (12.98%) Front Office
6 24 (5.37%) International Banking
7 20 (4.47%) Private Banking
8 16 (3.58%) Back Office
9 14 (3.13%) Legal
9 14 (3.13%) Marketing
10 13 (2.91%) Retail
11 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.45%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.45%) Prime Brokerage
12 2 (0.45%) Publishing
12 2 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.49%) XML
2 12 (2.68%) FpML
3 11 (2.46%) XSD
3 11 (2.46%) XSLT
4 9 (2.01%) HTML
5 7 (1.57%) .NET
5 7 (1.57%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (1.57%) RESTful
6 6 (1.34%) CSS
6 6 (1.34%) Gherkin
6 6 (1.34%) REST
7 5 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (0.89%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.45%) HTML5
9 2 (0.45%) SOAP
9 2 (0.45%) Spring
9 2 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.86%) Fixed Income
2 49 (10.96%) Equities
3 40 (8.95%) Market Risk
4 38 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (7.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (6.94%) Credit Risk
7 29 (6.49%) Derivative
8 13 (2.91%) Mainframe
9 9 (2.01%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.01%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.57%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.57%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.34%) AS400
12 6 (1.34%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.34%) User Experience
13 5 (1.12%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.12%) iSeries
14 4 (0.89%) OTC Derivatives
15 3 (0.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.29%) Windows
2 26 (5.82%) Unix
3 24 (5.37%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.46%) Linux
6 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (21.92%) Business Analysis
3 83 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (13.65%) Data Analysis
5 42 (9.40%) Data Modelling
5 42 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 39 (8.72%) Scrum
7 36 (8.05%) Change Management
8 34 (7.61%) Test Automation
9 31 (6.94%) Migration
10 29 (6.49%) Analytics
11 27 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (6.04%) Target Operating Model
12 26 (5.82%) CRM
12 26 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
13 24 (5.37%) Test Scripting
14 22 (4.92%) ITIL
14 22 (4.92%) Waterfall
15 20 (4.47%) Project Management
15 20 (4.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 136 (30.43%) SQL
2 37 (8.28%) Python
3 30 (6.71%) VBA
4 25 (5.59%) C#
4 25 (5.59%) C++
5 23 (5.15%) Java
6 14 (3.13%) R
7 13 (2.91%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.46%) XPath
9 9 (2.01%) Perl
10 6 (1.34%) PHP
11 5 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.12%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.12%) VB
12 4 (0.89%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.45%) Scala
15 1 (0.22%) Korn
15 1 (0.22%) Ruby
15 1 (0.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (4.92%) ISEB
2 17 (3.80%) Degree
2 17 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (2.46%) Master's Degree
4 10 (2.24%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.34%) CFA
6 5 (1.12%) MBA
7 3 (0.67%) PMP
8 2 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.22%) ACCA
9 1 (0.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.61%) GDPR
2 33 (7.38%) MiFID
3 28 (6.26%) QA
4 20 (4.47%) SLA
5 17 (3.80%) ISO 9001
5 17 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (2.01%) Data Quality
7 6 (1.34%) PMO
8 5 (1.12%) Basel III
8 5 (1.12%) IFRS
8 5 (1.12%) PSD2
9 4 (0.89%) EMIR
9 4 (0.89%) IFRS 9
9 4 (0.89%) SEPA
10 3 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.67%) FATCA
11 1 (0.22%) Basel II
11 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.34%) DFS Replication
3 4 (0.89%) Docker
3 4 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.24%) SCCM
2 7 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.45%) logstash
4 2 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.22%) Control-M
5 1 (0.22%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.22%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 44 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.59%) Oracle
3 22 (4.92%) VMware
4 17 (3.80%) IBM
5 14 (3.13%) Citrix
6 11 (2.46%) Bloomberg
6 11 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.01%) Tableau
8 8 (1.79%) Cognos
8 8 (1.79%) Sybase
9 6 (1.34%) NetApp
10 5 (1.12%) Reuters
11 4 (0.89%) CA
11 4 (0.89%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.67%) Avaya
12 3 (0.67%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.67%) Temenos
13 2 (0.45%) Fidessa
13 2 (0.45%) HP
13 2 (0.45%) SAP