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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 97 104 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Banking 22 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.98% 1.21%
As % of the General category 2.09% 1.96% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 22
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£435 £356 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +15.38%
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
1051 1276 1547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.23% 49.84% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 504 466
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 22
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +9 12 £450 +24.13% 5
Reading +6 4 £425 +18.05% 27
Bracknell +4 1 - - 3
Newbury - 1 - - 7
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 3
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 27 (46.55%) Telecoms
3 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) CRM
5 8 (13.79%) Retail
5 8 (13.79%) UNIX
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco
6 7 (12.07%) NFS
6 7 (12.07%) DNS
6 7 (12.07%) Sun
6 7 (12.07%) CCNA
6 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (12.07%) Citrix
6 7 (12.07%) Juniper
6 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
6 7 (12.07%) Solaris
6 7 (12.07%) Linux
6 7 (12.07%) Perl
6 7 (12.07%) SOAP
6 7 (12.07%) Redknee
6 7 (12.07%) JNCIA
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
7 6 (10.34%) HTML
7 6 (10.34%) .NET
7 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.62%) RHCE

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Project
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.72%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) DataStage
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.72%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Eclipse RCP
1 2 (3.45%) Hudson
1 2 (3.45%) Maven
1 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 27 (46.55%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.79%) Retail
4 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Local Government
6 2 (3.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Project Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Designer
8 2 (3.45%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) SOAP
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
2 6 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (5.17%) Middleware
3 3 (5.17%) HTML5
4 2 (3.45%) JFace
4 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.72%) EJB
5 1 (1.72%) Struts
5 1 (1.72%) J2EE
5 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.72%) JSF
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
5 1 (1.72%) Java EE
5 1 (1.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.90%) FMCG
3 3 (5.17%) NHS
3 3 (5.17%) IPTV
3 3 (5.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) UNIX
2 7 (12.07%) Solaris
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (17.24%) CRM
3 7 (12.07%) Migration
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) ITSM
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
5 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) B2B
6 3 (5.17%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.45%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) Perl
3 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) CCNA
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.07%) JNCIA
2 5 (8.62%) RHCE
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Dell Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CCA
4 1 (1.72%) MBA
4 1 (1.72%) DCSE
4 1 (1.72%) IIBA
4 1 (1.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) NFS
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Cisco
2 7 (12.07%) Sun
2 7 (12.07%) Citrix
2 7 (12.07%) Juniper
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
2 7 (12.07%) Redknee
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.17%) Metastorm
5 2 (3.45%) Green Hills
5 2 (3.45%) Siebel
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Cognos
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.72%) Avaya
6 1 (1.72%) Murex
6 1 (1.72%) Dell
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £11.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £320.00 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £300 - £395 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago