The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bromley 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 11 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 10.77% 3.19% 9.90%
As % of the General category 29.17% 5.17% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Average daily rate £525 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -17.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 58 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 36.92% 61.70% 66.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 53 60
Average daily rate £400 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Banking
London

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Bromley region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Bromley region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Investment Banking
3 8 (29.63%) SWIFT
4 6 (22.22%) FLEXCUBE
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) MS Office
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) PMP
6 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (14.81%) Middleware
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) Release Management
7 3 (11.11%) Temenos T24
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.11%) Finacle
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (11.11%) Temenos T24
2 3 (11.11%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) jMock
1 2 (7.41%) Maven
1 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Wholesale Banking
3 2 (7.41%) International Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Business Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Payments Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Java EE
3 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) Struts
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) jBPM
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) SWIFT
2 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) OpenVMS
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
1 5 (18.52%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.81%) Extreme Programming
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Release Management
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.41%) Cash Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PMP
1 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Temenos
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Green Hat