The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 4 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Banking 9 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 21.43% 6.38% 50.00%
As % of the General category 50.00% 10.71% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 18
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£435 £345 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -17.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £357 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -9.21%
Banking
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

General Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 42.86% 59.57% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 31
Average daily rate £435 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Banbury region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) COBOL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) B2C

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) COBOL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP