The 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 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 30 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 44 57 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.99% 6.44% 6.59%
As % of the General category 13.97% 18.75% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 53
Average daily rate £349 £413 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.39% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £525 £475
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 West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
315 304 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.75% 34.35% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 228 214
Average daily rate £363 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £267 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £19.75 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.52 £37.00
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 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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 75 (82.42%) Finance
2 28 (30.77%) SQL
3 23 (25.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.88%) Retail
5 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 14 (15.38%) Retail Banking
7 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
8 12 (13.19%) VBA
8 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.19%) Teradata
9 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
10 10 (10.99%) Project Management
10 10 (10.99%) Migration
11 9 (9.89%) Validation
11 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (9.89%) Defect Management
12 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
12 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (6.59%) Data Migration
14 6 (6.59%) Test Scripting
14 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
14 6 (6.59%) Marketing
14 6 (6.59%) MS Access
15 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
15 5 (5.49%) SAP
15 5 (5.49%) HP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) SAS
3 1 (1.10%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Project
3 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) DNS
1 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.59%) MS Access
4 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.30%) OLAP
5 3 (3.30%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.10%) Axure RP
General
1 75 (82.42%) Finance
2 19 (20.88%) Retail
3 14 (15.38%) Retail Banking
4 6 (6.59%) Marketing
5 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.30%) Electronics
6 3 (3.30%) Legal
6 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) German Language
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Business Analyst
3 17 (18.68%) Banking Analyst
4 15 (16.48%) Developer
5 14 (15.38%) Project Manager
6 10 (10.99%) SQL Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Access Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Access VBA Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Data Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Excel Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Test Leader
9 7 (7.69%) VBA Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Banking Project Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Excel VBA Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Business Data Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Financial Analyst
12 4 (4.40%) Business Manager
12 4 (4.40%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) CSS
1 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Linked Data
3 3 (3.30%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.30%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Statistics
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.10%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Robotics
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.99%) Migration
4 10 (10.99%) Project Management
5 9 (9.89%) Defect Management
5 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (9.89%) Validation
6 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.59%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.59%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.49%) Change Management
8 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.40%) Data Management
9 4 (4.40%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.40%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.77%) SQL
2 12 (13.19%) VBA
3 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) ISEB
1 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.10%) ACCA
3 1 (1.10%) CIMA
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
1 12 (13.19%) Teradata
2 5 (5.49%) HP
2 5 (5.49%) SAP
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.10%) Tableau
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