The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 29 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Banking 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.42% 1.37% 0.96%
As % of the General category 5.41% 4.44% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £200 - £444
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 - £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+85.50% +72.50%
Banking
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 90 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.33% 30.72% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £525 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 5
Median hourly rate £11.32 £35.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £50.78 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dunstable -4 2 £193 - 1
Luton - 2 £225 - 2
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
3 5 (45.45%) ERP
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SWIFT
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 5 (45.45%) SEPA
3 5 (45.45%) Presales
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) Product Management
4 4 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) BEA
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) JSP
5 3 (27.27%) Struts
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) XSL
5 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) Java EE
2 3 (27.27%) JSF
2 3 (27.27%) JSP
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Struts
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) XSL
2 3 (27.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) SWIFT
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Kanban
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (36.36%) Product Management
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MBA
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SEPA
2 4 (36.36%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) BEA
3 1 (9.09%) SAP