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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 37 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.80% - 0.57%
As % of the General category 8.43% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
Banking
Cambridgeshire

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
83 72 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.39% 19.51% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 44
Median daily rate £425 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £283 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £494 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £38.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Banking.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) OSSEC
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Cobbler
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TippingPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Postfix
3 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VB
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) iptables
1 2 (28.57%) Postfix
1 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cobbler
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) OSSEC
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) TippingPoint