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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 2 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 25.00% 11.11% 19.01%
As % of the General category 56.76% 32.26% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 15
Average daily rate
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£188 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.18% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £406 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-49.68% -7.77%
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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
37 31 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 44.05% 34.44% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 39
Average daily rate £368 £340 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £93 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

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 July 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 July 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 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) QA
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (23.33%) MS Access
4 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) NAS
4 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (16.67%) Retail
6 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Validation
6 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) Linux
7 4 (13.33%) MS Office
7 4 (13.33%) EMC
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) Fund Accounting

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (13.33%) MS Office
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) NAS
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MS Access
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.00%) NAS Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) iSeries
2 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.33%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.67%) Validation
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Fund Accounting
3 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Data Security
4 3 (10.00%) Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) VBScript
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PMP
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) EMC
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) NetApp
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
3 3 (10.00%) Isilon
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Brocade
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg