Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 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
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 665 582 817
Rank change year-on-year -83 +235 +68
Contract jobs citing International Banking 29 36 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.083% 0.031%
As % of the General category 0.089% 0.16% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 23
10th Percentile £91 " £413
25th Percentile £450 £88 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £425 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.71% -19.05% +10.53%
75th Percentile £531 £531 £581
90th Percentile £566 £675 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £92 £88 £550
% change year-on-year +4.31% -83.96% -

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 32,434 22,331 47,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 52.90% 51.40% 52.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,664 14,536 31,019
10th Percentile £300 £263 £280
25th Percentile £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £688 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,146 883 1,397
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.38 £10.75
25th Percentile £14.01 £15.00 £13.53
Median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +5.25% +6.95% +3.89%
75th Percentile £43.00 £40.23 £38.75
90th Percentile £56.43 £53.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.93%

International Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing International Banking.

Daily rate trend for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing International Banking over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing International Banking.

Hourly rate trend for International Banking in the UK

International Banking
Top 6 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 13 June 2021. 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 -50 27 £488 +14.71% 6
London -64 23 £500 +5.26% 4
Work from Home -252 18 £500 +5.21% 6
East Midlands -4 4 £92 +4.31%
UK excluding London -9 4 £92 +4.31% 2
Midlands -24 4 £92 +4.31%

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing International Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for International Banking.

1 29 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
5 7 (24.14%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (17.24%) Social Skills
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) Python
7 4 (13.79%) IBM
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) COBIT
7 4 (13.79%) JIRA
7 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.79%) Threat Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
7 4 (13.79%) Azure
7 4 (13.79%) AWS
7 4 (13.79%) Confluence
7 4 (13.79%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) GCP
8 3 (10.34%) CyberArk
8 3 (10.34%) QRadar
8 3 (10.34%) GDPR

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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Azure
2 3 (10.34%) GCP
2 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Kerberos
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
1 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
2 3 (10.34%) Serena SBM
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Social Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Change Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Project Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Market Risk Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) BYOD
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) SUSE
3 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
3 7 (24.14%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) Project Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Management
7 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) FFIEC
2 2 (6.90%) CISM
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) CRISC
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) GIAC
2 2 (6.90%) ISSMP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) COBIT
2 3 (10.34%) GDPR
2 3 (10.34%) NIST
2 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.45%) COREP
3 1 (3.45%) CRD IV
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) NFS
3 2 (6.90%) Veritas File System
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Control-M
1 3 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (10.34%) QRadar
1 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Icinga
2 2 (6.90%) Netcool
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) IBM
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) BMC
2 3 (10.34%) CyberArk
2 3 (10.34%) EMC
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Qualys
2 3 (10.34%) Serena
2 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 2 (6.90%) Infoblox
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.45%) Altiris
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.45%) Murex
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase