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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 20 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Banking 56 40 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.01% 7.31% 13.46%
As % of the General category 20.51% 20.20% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 96
Average daily rate
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£355 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.35% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £136 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +2.27%
General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
273 198 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.17% 36.20% 53.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 135 311
Average daily rate £350 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £42.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.35% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £47.50 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Banking
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 78 (67.83%) Finance
2 46 (40.00%) SQL
3 27 (23.48%) VBA
4 21 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (18.26%) Retail
5 20 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 15 (13.04%) Business Objects
7 14 (12.17%) Project Management
8 13 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (9.57%) SAS
9 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
9 11 (9.57%) Teradata
10 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 10 (8.70%) Retail Banking
10 10 (8.70%) MS Access
11 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
12 7 (6.09%) MS Office
12 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
13 6 (5.22%) Oracle
13 6 (5.22%) Legal
13 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (4.35%) InfoPath
14 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
14 5 (4.35%) .NET
14 5 (4.35%) C#
14 5 (4.35%) ISEB

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (9.57%) SAS
2 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.87%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.35%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) CheetahMail
1 1 (0.87%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Intranet
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.70%) MS Access
4 2 (1.74%) DataStage
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.87%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 78 (67.83%) Finance
2 21 (18.26%) Retail
3 10 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 6 (5.22%) Legal
5 4 (3.48%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.74%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (38.26%) Analyst
2 24 (20.87%) Developer
3 15 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.17%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.57%) Data Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) MI Analyst
6 7 (6.09%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Excel Developer
8 5 (4.35%) SAS Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Tester
9 4 (3.48%) Database Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Business Objects Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Data Manager
10 3 (2.61%) SAS Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 2 (1.74%) Teradata Developer
11 2 (1.74%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) .NET
2 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.48%) XML
3 2 (1.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.87%) GWT
4 1 (0.87%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
1 2 (1.74%) Online Banking
1 2 (1.74%) Data Extraction
2 1 (0.87%) FMCG
2 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.87%) CMDB
2 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
2 1 (0.87%) Data Conversion
2 1 (0.87%) IPTV
2 1 (0.87%) NHS
2 1 (0.87%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.74%) UNIX
1 2 (1.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (12.17%) Project Management
3 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.48%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.48%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.48%) Validation
8 4 (3.48%) Migration
8 4 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.61%) Change Management
9 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.61%) Data Modelling
10 2 (1.74%) ETL
10 2 (1.74%) UML
10 2 (1.74%) Six Sigma
10 2 (1.74%) Data Management
10 2 (1.74%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) SQL
2 27 (23.48%) VBA
3 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) Degree
3 1 (0.87%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (0.87%) APMP
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.74%) Basel II
2 2 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) Basel III
3 1 (0.87%) FATCA
3 1 (0.87%) COREP
3 1 (0.87%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Business Objects
2 11 (9.57%) Teradata
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle
5 4 (3.48%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) Trillium
7 1 (0.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.87%) Cognos
7 1 (0.87%) Unica
7 1 (0.87%) SmartFocus
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