The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Dorset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 19 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 14 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.11% 16.76% 16.08%
As % of the General category 16.67% 38.75% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 33
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £685 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 80 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.68% 43.24% 56.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 102
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £685 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Banking
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -9 13 £425 +6.25% 6
Poole - - - - 3
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) CMS
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (15.00%) Change Control
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.00%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (10.00%) Replication
7 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
1 4 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Wholesale Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) BCP
7 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (5.00%) sed
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) AWK
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) FalconStor
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase
3 1 (5.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) Peregrine
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco