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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 16 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Banking 68 37 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.39% 6.04% 13.28%
As % of the General category 17.57% 17.70% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 33 102
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£375 £396 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £194 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.89%
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
387 209 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.07% 34.09% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 153 291
Average daily rate £359 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.01% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.60 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 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 19 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 68 (58.12%) Finance
2 40 (34.19%) SQL
3 32 (27.35%) VBA
4 25 (21.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (19.66%) Retail
6 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
7 18 (15.38%) SAS
8 15 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (12.82%) Business Objects
9 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
10 13 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (10.26%) Teradata
12 11 (9.40%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (9.40%) MS Access
13 10 (8.55%) Retail Banking
14 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
14 9 (7.69%) Project Management
15 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (5.98%) ETL
16 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
17 6 (5.13%) MS Office
17 6 (5.13%) Data Analysis
18 5 (4.27%) Investment Banking
18 5 (4.27%) .NET
18 5 (4.27%) C#
18 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 4 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
19 4 (3.42%) Integration Testing
19 4 (3.42%) Test Scripting
19 4 (3.42%) HP Quality Center

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 18 (15.38%) SAS
2 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
Applications
1 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.13%) MS Office
4 4 (3.42%) MS Project
5 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) CheetahMail
1 1 (0.85%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Intranet
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
1 1 (0.85%) LAN
1 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.40%) MS Access
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.42%) Essbase
5 2 (1.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.71%) DataStage
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 68 (58.12%) Finance
2 23 (19.66%) Retail
3 10 (8.55%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.27%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (42.74%) Analyst
2 31 (26.50%) Developer
3 13 (11.11%) MI Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 12 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.84%) Test Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Banking Business Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) Excel Developer
7 6 (5.13%) SAS Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Tester
8 4 (3.42%) Essbase Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Database Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Access Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.71%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.85%) IPTV
4 1 (0.85%) CMDB
4 1 (0.85%) DTV
4 1 (0.85%) NHS
4 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) FMCG
4 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) UNIX
3 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
3 13 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.69%) Project Management
5 7 (5.98%) ETL
6 6 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.42%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.42%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.42%) Validation
9 3 (2.56%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.56%) Migration
9 3 (2.56%) Data Modelling
10 2 (1.71%) Test Management
10 2 (1.71%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.71%) Data Mapping
10 2 (1.71%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (1.71%) Coaching
10 2 (1.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.19%) SQL
2 32 (27.35%) VBA
3 5 (4.27%) C#
4 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.85%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Basel II
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Business Objects
2 12 (10.26%) Teradata
3 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle
4 4 (3.42%) SAP
5 1 (0.85%) Unica
5 1 (0.85%) Cognos
5 1 (0.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.85%) Murex
5 1 (0.85%) Trillium
5 1 (0.85%) SmartFocus
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £345 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £140 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago