The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bristol region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 21 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 65 71 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.85% 10.81% 16.92%
As % of the General category 21.04% 27.52% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 145
Average daily rate £398 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £421 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -34.00%
General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
309 258 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.56% 39.27% 50.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 175 364
Average daily rate £385 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 27
Average hourly rate £22.25 £30.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.83% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Banking
South West

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 84 (63.16%) Finance
2 36 (27.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (24.06%) Retail
4 30 (22.56%) SQL
5 29 (21.80%) Retail Banking
6 25 (18.80%) Project Management
7 18 (13.53%) VBA
7 18 (13.53%) MS Excel
8 15 (11.28%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (9.77%) Change Management
10 12 (9.02%) Business Objects
11 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
12 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.77%) SAS
13 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.02%) Performance Management
14 8 (6.02%) MS Access
15 7 (5.26%) MS Office
15 7 (5.26%) Marketing
16 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (4.51%) SAP
16 6 (4.51%) Windows
16 6 (4.51%) Data Security
16 6 (4.51%) Customer Insight
17 5 (3.76%) Analytics
17 5 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (3.76%) Data Governance
17 5 (3.76%) Stakeholder Engagement

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (6.77%) SAS
2 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
3 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.76%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.75%) SAP SEM
2 1 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) ATM
2 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.02%) MS Access
4 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.75%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.75%) OLAP
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (0.75%) Selenium
1 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 84 (63.16%) Finance
2 32 (24.06%) Retail
3 29 (21.80%) Retail Banking
4 7 (5.26%) Marketing
5 4 (3.01%) Legal
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.50%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (29.32%) Analyst
2 36 (27.07%) Project Manager
3 18 (13.53%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Developer
5 5 (3.76%) PMO Manager
5 5 (3.76%) Business Manager
5 5 (3.76%) MI Analyst
5 5 (3.76%) Data Analyst
6 4 (3.01%) Programme Manager
6 4 (3.01%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (2.26%) Junior
7 3 (2.26%) Consultant
7 3 (2.26%) Test Analyst
7 3 (2.26%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (2.26%) Database Developer
7 3 (2.26%) SAS Developer
7 3 (2.26%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (2.26%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (2.26%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (1.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) XML
2 3 (2.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) GWT
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) Struts
3 1 (0.75%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.51%) Windows
2 3 (2.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (18.80%) Project Management
3 13 (9.77%) Change Management
4 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.02%) Performance Management
7 6 (4.51%) Data Security
7 6 (4.51%) Customer Insight
8 5 (3.76%) Analytics
8 5 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.76%) Data Governance
8 5 (3.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (3.76%) Direct Marketing
9 4 (3.01%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (3.01%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.01%) Time Management
10 3 (2.26%) Use Case
10 3 (2.26%) Change Control
10 3 (2.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.56%) SQL
2 18 (13.53%) VBA
3 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.26%) C#
5 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (2.26%) ISEB
2 1 (0.75%) APMP
2 1 (0.75%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) QA
1 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.50%) FATCA
2 1 (0.75%) COREP
2 1 (0.75%) FINREP
2 1 (0.75%) Basel III
2 1 (0.75%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.75%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (9.02%) Business Objects
2 6 (4.51%) SAP
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle
3 5 (3.76%) Teradata
4 4 (3.01%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.50%) Cognos
5 2 (1.50%) Trillium
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £480.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago