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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 39 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 35 68 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.86% 9.41% 8.04%
As % of the General category 12.54% 26.67% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 54
Average daily rate
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£400 £380 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
Banking
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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 Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
279 255 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.76% 35.27% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 197 176
Average daily rate £396 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £11.10 £7.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.13 £35.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 59 (59.00%) Finance
2 22 (22.00%) Retail
3 21 (21.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (21.00%) SQL
3 21 (21.00%) VBA
4 18 (18.00%) SAS
5 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.00%) Business Objects
9 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.00%) Retail Banking
10 7 (7.00%) MS Access
10 7 (7.00%) ETL
10 7 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (6.00%) Resource Management
11 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.00%) MS Project
11 6 (6.00%) Windows
11 6 (6.00%) Teradata
12 5 (5.00%) Essbase
12 5 (5.00%) Project Management
12 5 (5.00%) UNIX
12 5 (5.00%) MS Office
12 5 (5.00%) Oracle
12 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
13 4 (4.00%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.00%) SAP
13 4 (4.00%) Microsoft

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (18.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.00%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.00%) MS Project
4 5 (5.00%) MS Office
5 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.00%) InDesign
5 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) LAN
1 1 (1.00%) WAN
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.00%) MS Access
3 5 (5.00%) Essbase
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.00%) DataStage
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 59 (59.00%) Finance
2 22 (22.00%) Retail
3 9 (9.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) Analyst
2 24 (24.00%) Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) MI Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.00%) SAS Developer
8 6 (6.00%) SAS BI Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) PMO Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Essbase Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Business Objects Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Programme Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Manager
11 3 (3.00%) Excel Developer
12 2 (2.00%) SAP Tester
12 2 (2.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) HTML
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.00%) WCF
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) User Experience
2 3 (3.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (2.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.00%) Statistics
4 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (7.00%) ETL
5 6 (6.00%) Resource Management
5 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.00%) Project Management
7 4 (4.00%) Migration
7 4 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (3.00%) Test Management
9 2 (2.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.00%) Coaching
9 2 (2.00%) Operations Research
9 2 (2.00%) Data Mapping
10 1 (1.00%) Financial Modelling
10 1 (1.00%) Data Architecture
10 1 (1.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
1 21 (21.00%) VBA
2 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
1 1 (1.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (6.00%) Teradata
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
4 4 (4.00%) SAP
4 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) Murex
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