The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 9 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.24% 7.49% 16.22%
As % of the General category 24.14% 21.21% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 29
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£400 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £235 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £445 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -30.12%
Banking
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
87 66 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.44% 35.29% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 57
Average daily rate £400 £401 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £551 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Average hourly rate £30.08 £42.50 £12.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.22% +234.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £34.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £42.50 £23.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

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

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Bournemouth +4 18 £375 -11.76% 6
Poole -3 3 £425 -
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 7 (20.59%) QA
3 7 (20.59%) NAS
4 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 6 (17.65%) MS Access
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
5 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Isilon
6 4 (11.76%) Fund Accounting
6 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Time Management
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.76%) VMware Server
6 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 4 (11.76%) Windows
6 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MS Access
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Adabas
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Toad
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Release Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) JDBC
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) iSeries
2 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.94%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Solaris
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Fund Accounting
4 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Time Management
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Server Building
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Release Management
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) RPG
2 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) NATURAL
3 1 (2.94%) JCL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) COBOL
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Server
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) EMC
3 4 (11.76%) Isilon
3 4 (11.76%) NetApp
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk
6 1 (2.94%) Brocade