The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 55 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Banking 20 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.36% 0.60% 1.19%
As % of the General category 11.76% 2.99% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
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£525 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -18.82%
Banking
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
170 167 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.05% 20.12% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 92 102
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £130 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 15
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £21.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £49.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 16 £500 +17.64% 4
Peterborough - 3 £550 - 2
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
3 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (38.46%) WCF
3 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Time Management
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (34.62%) WPF
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) ADO.NET
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (26.92%) LINQ
7 6 (23.08%) WF
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) XML
8 5 (19.23%) UML
8 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 4 (15.38%) MSMQ
9 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Retail
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
9 4 (15.38%) Mobile Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) GSM
3 1 (3.85%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.85%) ANTLR
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) WCF
2 9 (34.62%) WPF
2 9 (34.62%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) ADO.NET
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
4 7 (26.92%) LINQ
5 6 (23.08%) WF
6 5 (19.23%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) MSMQ
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) Middleware
8 2 (7.69%) SAP PI
8 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 2 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (3.85%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.69%) SCADA
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Scrum
1 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
1 10 (38.46%) Time Management
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) UML
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Workflow
8 2 (7.69%) Content Management
8 2 (7.69%) Document Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 8583
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Dell
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec
2 2 (7.69%) FatWire
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Pega
2 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.69%) hybris
2 2 (7.69%) Guidewire
2 2 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
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