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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 30 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing Banking 53 42 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.21% 6.91% 11.75%
As % of the General category 14.60% 21.00% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 96
Average daily rate
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£388 £380 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £17.98
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.47%
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
363 200 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.66% 32.89% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 148 254
Average daily rate £375 £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 16
Average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.50 £8.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £32.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 October 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 October 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 67 (59.29%) Finance
2 34 (30.09%) SQL
3 28 (24.78%) VBA
4 24 (21.24%) Retail
5 23 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (19.47%) MS Excel
7 19 (16.81%) SAS
8 15 (13.27%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (11.50%) Business Objects
11 10 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (8.85%) Retail Banking
12 9 (7.96%) Teradata
12 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
12 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (7.08%) MS Access
13 8 (7.08%) Project Management
14 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
14 7 (6.19%) ETL
14 7 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
15 6 (5.31%) MS Project
15 6 (5.31%) MS Office
16 5 (4.42%) Essbase
16 5 (4.42%) C#
16 5 (4.42%) .NET
16 5 (4.42%) Oracle
16 5 (4.42%) Windows
16 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (16.81%) SAS
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (19.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.31%) MS Project
3 6 (5.31%) MS Office
4 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) CheetahMail
1 1 (0.88%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) LAN
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.08%) MS Access
3 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.42%) Essbase
5 2 (1.77%) DataStage
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 67 (59.29%) Finance
2 24 (21.24%) Retail
3 10 (8.85%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.65%) Legal
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (40.71%) Analyst
2 31 (27.43%) Developer
3 14 (12.39%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.62%) Data Analyst
5 10 (8.85%) MI Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.19%) Excel Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) SAS Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Business Objects Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Essbase Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Tester
10 4 (3.54%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.54%) SAS BI Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (3.54%) PMO Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) PMO Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) .NET
2 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.65%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.77%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.77%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) IPTV
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
4 1 (0.88%) DTV
4 1 (0.88%) CMDB
4 1 (0.88%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (13.27%) Business Analysis
3 14 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (7.08%) Project Management
5 7 (6.19%) ETL
5 7 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
7 4 (3.54%) Integration Testing
7 4 (3.54%) Test Scripting
7 4 (3.54%) Resource Management
7 4 (3.54%) Validation
7 4 (3.54%) Migration
8 3 (2.65%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.65%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (2.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (1.77%) Analytics
9 2 (1.77%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (1.77%) Coaching
9 2 (1.77%) Operations Research
9 2 (1.77%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.09%) SQL
2 28 (24.78%) VBA
3 5 (4.42%) C#
4 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (1.77%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
1 2 (1.77%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Business Objects
2 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) Teradata
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle
4 4 (3.54%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Trillium
5 1 (0.88%) Murex
5 1 (0.88%) Unica
5 1 (0.88%) SmartFocus
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Orgtel
Rate: £429 - £459 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £215 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £110 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £655 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £355 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £710 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £355 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £351400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £410 - £440 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £260 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 24 days ago