The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 5 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Banking 18 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.00% 4.50% 17.58%
As % of the General category 33.96% 12.20% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £355 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -13.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

General Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 44.17% 36.94% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 35
Average daily rate £400 £375 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £259 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £517 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 13 (37.14%) Investment Banking
1 13 (37.14%) QA
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
5 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.00%) MS Access
6 7 (20.00%) Web Services
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (20.00%) C#
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.00%) vSphere
6 7 (20.00%) WCF
6 7 (20.00%) Web Development
7 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
7 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
7 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
7 6 (17.14%) MS Office
7 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
7 6 (17.14%) Validation
8 5 (14.29%) Data Security

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.57%) MS Project
3 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.00%) MS Access
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 13 (37.14%) Investment Banking
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) NAS Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
1 7 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) Ajax
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) SWIFT
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.86%) iSeries
5 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Web Development
2 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 5 (14.29%) Data Security
4 5 (14.29%) Workflow
4 5 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Fund Accounting
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.29%) VBScript
3 5 (14.29%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.57%) PMP
2 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.00%) vSphere
4 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Symantec
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) NetApp
4 3 (8.57%) Isilon
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg