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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 16 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Banking 64 37 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.42% 5.93% 13.67%
As % of the General category 18.08% 17.29% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 34 104
Average daily rate
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£363 £396 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £135 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -
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
354 214 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.07% 34.29% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 152 315
Average daily rate £350 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 13
Average hourly rate £12.25 £21.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.67% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £47.50 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 73 (60.33%) Finance
2 47 (38.84%) SQL
3 34 (28.10%) VBA
4 24 (19.83%) Retail
5 21 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
6 17 (14.05%) SAS
7 16 (13.22%) Business Objects
8 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (11.57%) Business Analysis
10 13 (10.74%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (10.74%) Teradata
11 12 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (9.92%) MS Access
12 11 (9.09%) Retail Banking
13 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
13 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
13 9 (7.44%) Project Management
14 8 (6.61%) Data Analysis
15 6 (4.96%) ETL
15 6 (4.96%) MS Office
15 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
16 5 (4.13%) Investment Banking
16 5 (4.13%) ISEB
16 5 (4.13%) .NET
16 5 (4.13%) Oracle
16 5 (4.13%) C#
16 5 (4.13%) Legal
16 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 4 (3.31%) Integration Testing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (14.05%) SAS
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) TeamSite
Applications
1 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.96%) MS Office
4 4 (3.31%) MS Project
4 4 (3.31%) InfoPath
5 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) CheetahMail
1 1 (0.83%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) LAN
1 1 (0.83%) WAN
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.92%) MS Access
3 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.65%) DataStage
4 2 (1.65%) Essbase
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
General
1 73 (60.33%) Finance
2 24 (19.83%) Retail
3 11 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Legal
5 3 (2.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (42.15%) Analyst
2 31 (25.62%) Developer
3 14 (11.57%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.74%) MI Analyst
4 13 (10.74%) Data Analyst
5 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.61%) Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (5.79%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.79%) Excel Developer
8 6 (4.96%) SAS Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Tester
9 4 (3.31%) Database Developer
10 3 (2.48%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) PMO Manager
10 3 (2.48%) Access Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Business Objects Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) .NET
2 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.31%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.65%) Credit Risk
1 2 (1.65%) Data Extraction
1 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
1 2 (1.65%) Online Banking
2 1 (0.83%) IPTV
2 1 (0.83%) CMDB
2 1 (0.83%) NHS
2 1 (0.83%) DTV
2 1 (0.83%) FMCG
2 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
2 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.48%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) UNIX
3 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (11.57%) Business Analysis
3 12 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.44%) Project Management
5 8 (6.61%) Data Analysis
6 6 (4.96%) ETL
7 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (3.31%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.31%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.31%) Validation
9 3 (2.48%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.48%) Migration
9 3 (2.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.65%) Analytics
10 2 (1.65%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (1.65%) Test Management
10 2 (1.65%) Use Case
10 2 (1.65%) Data Mapping
10 2 (1.65%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.84%) SQL
2 34 (28.10%) VBA
3 5 (4.13%) C#
4 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.83%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (4.13%) ISEB
2 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (0.83%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.65%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Basel II
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Business Objects
2 13 (10.74%) Teradata
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle
5 4 (3.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.65%) Trillium
7 1 (0.83%) Unica
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) SmartFocus
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