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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 107 113 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing Banking 22 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.78% 1.48%
As % of the General category 2.19% 1.87% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 28
Average daily rate £438 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £237 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
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
1006 1175 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.30% 41.64% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 533 532
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.20 £25.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading -17 10 £488 +39.28% 10
Maidenhead - 7 £370 -
Newbury +12 2 £395 -1.25%
Slough +4 2 £556 +23.61% 2
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Retail
2 10 (18.87%) Analytics
3 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
4 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) ITSM
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) Investment Banking
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Retail Banking
5 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
7 4 (7.55%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) Windows
7 4 (7.55%) .NET
7 4 (7.55%) MySQL
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Open Source
7 4 (7.55%) Degree
8 3 (5.66%) Marketing
8 3 (5.66%) Django
8 3 (5.66%) SaaS
8 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) Drupal
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) AdWords
2 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
2 2 (3.77%) VLAN
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) HBase
2 3 (5.66%) Redis
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) TestDirector
General
1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Retail
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.21%) Investment Banking
5 6 (11.32%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.66%) Marketing
7 2 (3.77%) Advertising
7 2 (3.77%) Front Office
7 2 (3.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Test Leader
4 5 (9.43%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Trainer
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Release Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) Django
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.77%) WCF
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.77%) PMI
3 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.89%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
2 3 (5.66%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Analytics
2 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) ITSM
3 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
4 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
5 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Information Security
6 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (5.66%) Web Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Information Assurance
7 2 (3.77%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CISSP
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.77%) Facebook
4 2 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) iManage
4 2 (3.77%) Marketo
5 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.89%) Sencha
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago