The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 28 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 Institution
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 201 196
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 226 265 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.16% 1.19% 1.14%
As % of the General category 2.59% 2.67% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 167 173
Median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8730 9922 9921
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.78% 44.48% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6114 7215 7011
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 106 113
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +18.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Institution in London

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Institution in London

Financial Institution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Institution in London

Financial Institution
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 Financial Institution within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London -46 33 £525 +7.69% 42
Docklands, London +1 5 £650 +18.18%
Bromley - 2 £650 -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 457 (100.00%) Finance
2 161 (35.23%) Banking
3 104 (22.76%) SQL
4 98 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (17.72%) Java
6 73 (15.97%) Microsoft
7 68 (14.88%) Linux
8 66 (14.44%) C#
9 61 (13.35%) DevOps
10 58 (12.69%) Change Management
11 57 (12.47%) Oracle
12 53 (11.60%) Python
13 52 (11.38%) Unix
13 52 (11.38%) .NET
14 50 (10.94%) Fixed Income
14 50 (10.94%) Equities
15 46 (10.07%) Project Management
16 45 (9.85%) Windows
17 44 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (9.41%) SQL Server
19 41 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 41 (8.97%) Hedge funds
20 38 (8.32%) Risk Management
20 38 (8.32%) Investment Banking
21 37 (8.10%) Scrum
22 35 (7.66%) MVC
23 33 (7.22%) Asset Management
24 32 (7.00%) Front Office
25 31 (6.78%) Workflow
25 31 (6.78%) Puppet

Financial Institution
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 17 (3.72%) Confluence
2 11 (2.41%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.19%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.31%) CMS
5 5 (1.09%) Apache
5 5 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.88%) IIS
6 4 (0.88%) Mule
6 4 (0.88%) SAS
6 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.66%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.44%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.44%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.22%) SAP EP
Applications
1 17 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.50%) MS Office
3 8 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.09%) MS Project
4 5 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.66%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.44%) SPSS
8 1 (0.22%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.66%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.44%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.44%) Relativity
3 2 (0.44%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.44%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.22%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.22%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.75%) GitHub
2 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (1.09%) Office 365
5 2 (0.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.22%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.03%) Firewall
2 15 (3.28%) Network Security
2 15 (3.28%) VPN
3 13 (2.84%) SSL
4 12 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (1.75%) Wireless
6 7 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (1.53%) HTTP
6 7 (1.53%) WAN
7 6 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.31%) LAN
7 6 (1.31%) Multicast
8 5 (1.09%) BGP
8 5 (1.09%) BIG-IP
8 5 (1.09%) MPLS
8 5 (1.09%) OSPF
9 4 (0.88%) DMZ
9 4 (0.88%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.88%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.50%) Oracle Database
3 14 (3.06%) Big Data
4 13 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.41%) Hadoop
6 10 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.31%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.31%) MySQL
11 5 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.88%) Data Mart
12 4 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.88%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 25 (5.47%) JIRA
2 18 (3.94%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.72%) Subversion
4 16 (3.50%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.53%) JUnit
5 7 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.31%) NUnit
6 6 (1.31%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.09%) Mocha
7 5 (1.09%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.88%) Ant
8 4 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.88%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.88%) Maven
9 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.66%) gulp
9 3 (0.66%) JSUnit
9 3 (0.66%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.66%) webpack
General
1 457 (100.00%) Finance
2 161 (35.23%) Banking
3 38 (8.32%) Investment Banking
4 32 (7.00%) Front Office
5 30 (6.56%) Retail
6 22 (4.81%) Legal
7 10 (2.19%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (1.97%) Back Office
9 6 (1.31%) Publishing
10 3 (0.66%) Law
10 3 (0.66%) Marketing
11 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (30.20%) Developer
2 87 (19.04%) Analyst
3 45 (9.85%) C# Developer
4 40 (8.75%) Business Analyst
5 35 (7.66%) .NET Developer
6 34 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (7.44%) Project Manager
7 29 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 25 (5.47%) Architect
9 23 (5.03%) Consultant
10 22 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (4.38%) Java Developer
12 18 (3.94%) Financial Analyst
13 16 (3.50%) Administrator
13 16 (3.50%) AWS DevOps
14 13 (2.84%) Service Analyst
15 12 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
15 12 (2.63%) SQL Developer
15 12 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (2.63%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (11.38%) .NET
2 24 (5.25%) HTML
3 21 (4.60%) CSS
4 17 (3.72%) FIX Protocol
4 17 (3.72%) XML
5 16 (3.50%) AngularJS
6 14 (3.06%) HTML5
6 14 (3.06%) React
7 13 (2.84%) Web Services
8 12 (2.63%) Middleware
9 11 (2.41%) CSS3
9 11 (2.41%) Spring
10 10 (2.19%) Murex MxML
10 10 (2.19%) RESTful
11 8 (1.75%) Angular 2
11 8 (1.75%) Node.js
12 7 (1.53%) J2EE
12 7 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (1.31%) ASP.NET
13 6 (1.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.94%) Equities
1 50 (10.94%) Fixed Income
2 44 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (8.97%) Hedge funds
4 27 (5.91%) Derivative
5 25 (5.47%) Computer Science
6 22 (4.81%) Management Information System
7 21 (4.60%) User Experience
8 16 (3.50%) Market Risk
8 16 (3.50%) Virtual Team
9 14 (3.06%) Fintech
10 13 (2.84%) Data Centre
11 12 (2.63%) Clustering
12 11 (2.41%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (1.53%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.53%) SWIFT
15 5 (1.09%) N-Tier
15 5 (1.09%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 68 (14.88%) Linux
2 52 (11.38%) Unix
3 45 (9.85%) Windows
4 16 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.19%) Solaris
7 7 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.09%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.66%) Android
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.44%) AIX
10 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (13.35%) DevOps
3 58 (12.69%) Change Management
4 46 (10.07%) Project Management
5 38 (8.32%) Risk Management
6 37 (8.10%) Scrum
7 35 (7.66%) MVC
8 33 (7.22%) Asset Management
9 31 (6.78%) Workflow
10 28 (6.13%) ITIL
10 28 (6.13%) Migration
11 27 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (5.69%) SDLC
12 26 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (5.47%) Business Analysis
13 25 (5.47%) High Availability
14 22 (4.81%) Analytics
15 21 (4.60%) BDD
15 21 (4.60%) Service Management
16 19 (4.16%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 104 (22.76%) SQL
2 81 (17.72%) Java
3 66 (14.44%) C#
4 53 (11.60%) Python
5 29 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 20 (4.38%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.94%) Shell Script
8 16 (3.50%) VB
9 15 (3.28%) C++
10 12 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.19%) Perl
11 10 (2.19%) R
12 9 (1.97%) Ruby
12 9 (1.97%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.75%) VBA
14 7 (1.53%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.31%) Scala
16 4 (0.88%) C
16 4 (0.88%) Groovy
16 4 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (6.56%) Degree
2 9 (1.97%) CCNP
2 9 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.53%) CISM
3 7 (1.53%) CISSP
4 6 (1.31%) CNA
4 6 (1.31%) GCIA
4 6 (1.31%) GCIH
4 6 (1.31%) GIAC
4 6 (1.31%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (1.31%) Novell Certification
4 6 (1.31%) SANS
5 4 (0.88%) PhD
6 3 (0.66%) CCIE
6 3 (0.66%) ISEB
6 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.66%) RHCE
7 2 (0.44%) MCITP
7 2 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.38%) QA
2 13 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.41%) MiFID
4 5 (1.09%) PMO
4 5 (1.09%) SLA
5 3 (0.66%) EMIR
6 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.44%) FATCA
6 2 (0.44%) GDPR
6 2 (0.44%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
6 2 (0.44%) IFRS
7 1 (0.22%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.22%) Basel III
7 1 (0.22%) FINREP
7 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) ISO20022
System Software
1 18 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.97%) Docker
3 7 (1.53%) XenApp
3 7 (1.53%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.66%) GFS2
6 3 (0.66%) GlusterFS
6 3 (0.66%) OCFS2
6 3 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.66%) vSphere
7 2 (0.44%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.44%) HDFS
7 2 (0.44%) NFS
7 2 (0.44%) Samba
7 2 (0.44%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.22%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 31 (6.78%) Puppet
2 28 (6.13%) Ansible
3 8 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (1.31%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (1.31%) Nagios
4 6 (1.31%) SCCM
5 5 (1.09%) SCOM
6 4 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.66%) CFEngine
7 3 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.66%) SELinux
7 3 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.44%) DameWare
8 2 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.44%) Pingdom
8 2 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 73 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.47%) Oracle
3 19 (4.16%) Red Hat
4 18 (3.94%) Cisco
5 15 (3.28%) Citrix
5 15 (3.28%) Murex
6 14 (3.06%) Sun
7 11 (2.41%) IBM
8 10 (2.19%) VMware
9 9 (1.97%) Sybase
10 8 (1.75%) HP
10 8 (1.75%) SAP
11 7 (1.53%) WorldPay
12 6 (1.31%) F5
12 6 (1.31%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.09%) CyberArk
13 5 (1.09%) SmartStream
13 5 (1.09%) Splunk
13 5 (1.09%) Symantec
13 5 (1.09%) TIBCO
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