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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 20 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Banking 56 60 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.30% 6.68% 10.77%
As % of the General category 17.78% 20.83% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 52
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£413 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-26.73% -3.38%
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
315 288 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.43% 32.07% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 208 150
Average daily rate £396 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -18.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 65 (66.33%) Finance
2 30 (30.61%) SQL
2 30 (30.61%) Retail
3 23 (23.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (16.33%) Retail Banking
6 14 (14.29%) Business Objects
7 13 (13.27%) ETL
8 12 (12.24%) SAS
9 11 (11.22%) Investment Banking
10 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.20%) SAP
10 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
11 9 (9.18%) Project Management
12 7 (7.14%) MS Office
12 7 (7.14%) Oracle
12 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
12 7 (7.14%) VBA
12 7 (7.14%) Teradata
12 7 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (7.14%) Test Strategy
12 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (6.12%) Test Management
13 6 (6.12%) Data Management
13 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
13 6 (6.12%) MS Project
13 6 (6.12%) Data Modelling
14 5 (5.10%) Change Management
14 5 (5.10%) General Ledger
14 5 (5.10%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 12 (12.24%) SAS
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Office
3 6 (6.12%) MS Project
4 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.04%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (5.10%) Base SAS
4 3 (3.06%) MS Access
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) OLAP
5 2 (2.04%) DataStage
5 2 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.04%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 65 (66.33%) Finance
2 30 (30.61%) Retail
3 16 (16.33%) Retail Banking
4 11 (11.22%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.10%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.04%) Legal
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Analyst
2 21 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 18 (18.37%) Project Manager
4 16 (16.33%) Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.12%) PMO Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Test Leader
7 5 (5.10%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.08%) SAS Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Senior PMO Manager
9 3 (3.06%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Project Assistant
9 3 (3.06%) Designer
10 2 (2.04%) SAS BI Developer
10 2 (2.04%) UI Designer
10 2 (2.04%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) HTML
1 2 (2.04%) .NET
1 2 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (1.02%) WCF
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (1.02%) Sass
2 1 (1.02%) ADO
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.04%) User Experience
2 2 (2.04%) Statistics
3 1 (1.02%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) UNIX
1 1 (1.02%) Windows
1 1 (1.02%) Android
1 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (13.27%) ETL
3 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.18%) Project Management
5 7 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 6 (6.12%) Test Management
6 6 (6.12%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.12%) Data Management
6 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.10%) Change Management
7 5 (5.10%) Migration
7 5 (5.10%) Data Reconciliation
8 4 (4.08%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.08%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.06%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.06%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.06%) Change Control
10 2 (2.04%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) VBA
3 2 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.02%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) ISEB
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.04%) ACCA
2 2 (2.04%) CIMA
3 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 10 (10.20%) SAP
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 7 (7.14%) Teradata
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.06%) HP
6 2 (2.04%) Adobe
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