The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Banking 14 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.65% 1.13%
As % of the General category 1.83% 1.70% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 18
Median daily rate £345 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £610 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

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

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
764 939 1132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.42% 38.14% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 390 527
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.26 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Reading +3 7 £340 -20.00% 7
Bracknell - 2 £600 -
Newbury - 2 £388 - 3
Slough +8 1 £105 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
5 6 (15.79%) SDLC
5 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.79%) PMP
5 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
5 6 (15.79%) Retail
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE
7 4 (10.53%) VMware
7 4 (10.53%) HP
7 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 3 (7.89%) Windows
8 3 (7.89%) Solaris
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (5.26%) Marketing
9 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
9 2 (5.26%) JSON

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.63%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) HBase
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
1 2 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.63%) MSI
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Publishing
4 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Migration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Data Governance Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (5.26%) Django
1 2 (5.26%) JSON
1 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (5.26%) REST
1 2 (5.26%) SAML
1 2 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 5 (13.16%) PRINCE
4 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Data Governance
6 2 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) Python
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 6 (15.79%) PMP
2 2 (5.26%) CISMP
2 2 (5.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.63%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
3 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Marketo
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft