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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 91 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 17 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 0.96% 1.26%
As % of the General category 2.20% 2.58% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 22
Median daily rate £350 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £645 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.96%
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
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
771 931 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.38% 37.31% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 423 509
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.70 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.00 £41.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.86% +19.54%

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 6 December 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 6 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
Reading -2 9 £350 -22.22% 7
Slough +5 2 £303 -29.23%
Bracknell - 2 £600 -
Maidenhead - 2 £400 -
Hungerford - 1 £300 -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) PMP
4 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
4 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Retail
6 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (8.57%) REST
7 3 (8.57%) Data Governance
7 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
7 3 (8.57%) HBase
7 3 (8.57%) Redis
7 3 (8.57%) SOA
7 3 (8.57%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) Windows
7 3 (8.57%) XML

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 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Eloqua
1 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) HBase
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) Redis
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Publishing
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Governance Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) ClearCase Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Data Quality Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Django
1 3 (8.57%) JSON
1 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (8.57%) REST
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) SAML
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.14%) SDLC
4 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Data Governance
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Open Source
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) B2B
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Python
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
1 6 (17.14%) PMP
2 2 (5.71%) CISMP
2 2 (5.71%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.86%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Apple
2 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
2 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
2 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Marketo
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Omniture
3 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft