The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank - 40 46
Contract jobs citing Banking 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.30% 0.75%
As % of the General category - 1.18% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £10.97 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -40.70%
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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 Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 85 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.77% 25.45% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 27
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £191 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £427 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) Temenos
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Temenos T24
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) OpenID
4 1 (20.00%) OpenSSO
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Perl

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) OAuth
3 1 (20.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Tcl
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Temenos
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft