Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term International Banking in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited International Banking over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

International Banking
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 863 816
Rank change year-on-year +62 -47 +8
Contract jobs citing International Banking 86 28 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.027% 0.070%
As % of the General category 0.21% 0.073% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 26 59
UK median daily rate £375 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £191 £413 £180
90th Percentile £588 £650 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £475 £100
% change year-on-year -20.00% +375.00% -69.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median hourly rate - - £11.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.60

International Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 41006 38437 45389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.77% 36.52% 39.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27136 25531 28833
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 935 1226
UK median hourly rate £25.31 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.24% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.31 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.40 £48.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +3.20% - +13.81%

International Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing International Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing International Banking over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing International Banking within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England +75 82 £375 -21.05% 7
London +46 77 £375 -11.76% 6
UK excluding London +32 9 £380 -20.00% 2
South East - 5 £380 -
Channel Islands - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing International Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for International Banking.

1 86 (100.00%) Banking
2 33 (38.37%) Finance
3 26 (30.23%) Configuration Management
3 26 (30.23%) ITIL
3 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
4 25 (29.07%) SLA
5 23 (26.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 23 (26.74%) Service Management
5 23 (26.74%) Change Management
5 23 (26.74%) ISO 9001
6 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (22.09%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (16.28%) Linux
9 12 (13.95%) Unix
9 12 (13.95%) Project Management
10 10 (11.63%) Windows
10 10 (11.63%) Oracle
11 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.30%) Front Office
12 8 (9.30%) SQL
12 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
12 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
13 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
13 7 (8.14%) Process Improvement
13 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.14%) Bloomberg
13 7 (8.14%) IBM
13 7 (8.14%) Scrum
14 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.98%) Reuters

International Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
3 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.33%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Serverless
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
2 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) LDAP
1 2 (2.33%) SWIFTNet
1 2 (2.33%) VSAN
2 1 (1.16%) Firewall
2 1 (1.16%) PBX
2 1 (1.16%) SSH
2 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) DB2
2 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.33%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.33%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.33%) QlikView
4 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.16%) NuoDB
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.16%) Redis
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.98%) JIRA
3 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.65%) JUnit
3 4 (4.65%) Maven
4 3 (3.49%) Babel
4 3 (3.49%) Gerrit
4 3 (3.49%) Mocha
4 3 (3.49%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (3.49%) webpack
5 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 86 (100.00%) Banking
2 33 (38.37%) Finance
3 8 (9.30%) Front Office
4 3 (3.49%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Analyst
2 27 (31.40%) Service Analyst
3 25 (29.07%) Banking Analyst
3 25 (29.07%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (22.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 19 (22.09%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Developer
6 8 (9.30%) IT Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Contracts Manager
9 5 (5.81%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Security Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Finance Business Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) JAX-RS
1 4 (4.65%) JSON
1 4 (4.65%) Spring
2 3 (3.49%) Chai
2 3 (3.49%) CSS
2 3 (3.49%) CSS3
2 3 (3.49%) Express
2 3 (3.49%) HTML
2 3 (3.49%) HTML5
2 3 (3.49%) JMS
2 3 (3.49%) Middleware
2 3 (3.49%) Node.js
2 3 (3.49%) React
2 3 (3.49%) Redux
2 3 (3.49%) RESTful
2 3 (3.49%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) YAML
4 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.16%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.65%) iSeries
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Derivative
3 2 (2.33%) Equities
3 2 (2.33%) Fintech
3 2 (2.33%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.16%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 12 (13.95%) Unix
3 10 (11.63%) Windows
4 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) AIX
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Solaris
6 1 (1.16%) SUSE
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Configuration Management
1 26 (30.23%) ITIL
2 23 (26.74%) Change Management
2 23 (26.74%) Service Management
3 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.95%) Project Management
5 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.14%) Process Improvement
6 7 (8.14%) Scrum
6 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.81%) Information Security
8 5 (5.81%) Microservices
8 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (5.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) Java
3 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 3 (3.49%) ES6
5 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.49%) Korn
5 3 (3.49%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.33%) C++
6 2 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.81%) CISM
2 5 (5.81%) CISSP
3 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.65%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.07%) SLA
2 23 (26.74%) ISO 9001
2 23 (26.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (4.65%) MiFID
4 3 (3.49%) SEPA
5 2 (2.33%) GDPR
5 2 (2.33%) PMO
5 2 (2.33%) QA
5 2 (2.33%) TARGET2
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Ansible
2 2 (2.33%) Control-M
2 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.16%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) Bloomberg
2 7 (8.14%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) Reuters
4 5 (5.81%) Qualys
4 5 (5.81%) Splunk
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) Remedy
7 2 (2.33%) BMC
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.33%) Temenos
8 1 (1.16%) Avaya
8 1 (1.16%) CA
8 1 (1.16%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.16%) Tradeweb