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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 56 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 0.84% 1.35%
As % of the General category 5.00% 3.31% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
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£663 £285 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.45% -43.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £285 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £297 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £11.72 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.92% -38.31%
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
140 181 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.47% 25.35% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 85 74
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £249 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.15 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Peterborough +10 5 £663 +120.83% 1
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) Retail
6 5 (20.00%) C#
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) ISEB
7 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) CSS
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (8.00%) OOD
9 2 (8.00%) HTTP
9 2 (8.00%) Temenos
9 2 (8.00%) Python
9 2 (8.00%) XHTML
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (24.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Change Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (8.00%) Test Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) XHTML
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.00%) OOD
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Temenos
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) HP