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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 33 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 12 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.36% 0.27% 1.37%
As % of the General category 13.95% 1.28% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £325 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
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
86 78 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.09% 20.74% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 47
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £29.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £32.50 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 26 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 26 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 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Retail Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) NFC
5 2 (16.67%) TippingPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Postfix
5 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) OSSEC
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) 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 (8.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) NFC
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Contactless
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) EMV
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) iptables
1 2 (16.67%) Postfix
1 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) OSSEC
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) TippingPoint