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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 103 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Banking 22 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.89% 1.36%
As % of the General category 2.31% 2.11% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 24
Median daily rate £375 £400 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £345 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £466 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
Banking
South East

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
951 1044 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.22% 42.22% 39.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 491 451
Median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -23.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.93 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.18 £25.70 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 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
Reading -9 12 £465 +24.00% 19
Maidenhead - 8 £373 - 3
Newbury +4 1 £340 -15.00% 1
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Retail
3 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.46%) ITSM
4 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 7 (13.46%) Linux
5 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
5 6 (11.54%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.62%) Algorithms
6 5 (9.62%) Open Source
6 5 (9.62%) Analytics
7 4 (7.69%) HBase
7 4 (7.69%) Redis
7 4 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (7.69%) Django
7 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
7 4 (7.69%) Firewall
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 4 (7.69%) Unix
7 4 (7.69%) .NET
7 4 (7.69%) MySQL

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 2 (3.85%) CMS
1 2 (3.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) AdWords
2 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) VLAN
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) HBase
1 4 (7.69%) MySQL
1 4 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
General
1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
2 8 (15.38%) Retail
3 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Marketing
5 3 (5.77%) Publishing
6 2 (3.85%) Advertising
6 2 (3.85%) Front Office
6 2 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.46%) Test Leader
3 5 (9.62%) Automation Test Lead
3 5 (9.62%) Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Smart Metering Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) CRM Trainer
6 2 (3.85%) Digital Executive
6 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
6 2 (3.85%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) Django
1 4 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) JSON
4 1 (1.92%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Fintech
3 3 (5.77%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.92%) iSeries
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) AIX
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.46%) ITSM
3 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
3 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Analytics
4 5 (9.62%) Open Source
4 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Information Security
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Requirements Management
6 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.77%) V-Model
6 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.77%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
1 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CISSP
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.85%) Facebook
3 2 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) iManage
3 2 (3.85%) Marketo
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Juniper
4 1 (1.92%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.92%) Sencha
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