The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 85 68 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Contract jobs citing Banking 40 55 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.68% 2.19% 1.29%
As % of the General category 5.55% 7.44% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 15
Average daily rate £475 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £700 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £9.94
% change year-on-year
+31.70% +5.03%
Banking
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
721 739 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.32% 29.48% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 443 386
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 65
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.25 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.38% -41.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex -4 20 £400 -33.33% 5
Hertfordshire +4 10 £363 +6.22% 10
Cambridgeshire -6 8 £550 +15.78% 9
Bedfordshire +8 5 £550 +25.71% 12
Norfolk -10 1 £550 +29.41%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 66 (73.33%) Finance
2 24 (26.67%) Retail
3 22 (24.44%) Telecoms
3 22 (24.44%) SQL
4 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
7 15 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
8 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.11%) .NET
11 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 9 (10.00%) ITIL
12 9 (10.00%) Windows
13 8 (8.89%) SDLC
14 7 (7.78%) DevOps
14 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
14 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (7.78%) Investment Management
15 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
15 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
15 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
15 6 (6.67%) HP
15 6 (6.67%) CRM
15 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
15 6 (6.67%) Oracle
16 5 (5.56%) ISEB
16 5 (5.56%) SOA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) DNS
2 4 (4.44%) ATM
3 3 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (3.33%) MPLS
4 2 (2.22%) DHCP
4 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.56%) QlikView
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Hudson
3 2 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (73.33%) Finance
2 24 (26.67%) Retail
3 22 (24.44%) Telecoms
4 18 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.11%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (36.67%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Developer
3 11 (12.22%) Architect
4 10 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.78%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) Middleware
2 4 (4.44%) Web Services
2 4 (4.44%) XML
3 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.33%) HTML
3 3 (3.33%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.22%) CSS
4 2 (2.22%) HTML5
4 2 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.11%) CSS3
5 1 (1.11%) jQuery
5 1 (1.11%) WCF
5 1 (1.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.33%) Reinsurance
3 3 (3.33%) SCADA
3 3 (3.33%) Social Media
4 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Unix
2 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (10.00%) ITIL
5 8 (8.89%) SDLC
6 7 (7.78%) DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (7.78%) Investment Management
7 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.67%) CRM
7 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.56%) Analytics
8 5 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.56%) Scrum
8 5 (5.56%) SOA
9 4 (4.44%) ETL
9 4 (4.44%) High Availability
9 4 (4.44%) Service Management
9 4 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) C#
3 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.22%) Java
4 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) ISEB
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (2.22%) CISA
3 2 (2.22%) CISSP
3 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
1 3 (3.33%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCOM
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) HP
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) BMC
3 4 (4.44%) Remedy
3 4 (4.44%) SAP
4 3 (3.33%) Adobe
4 3 (3.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco
4 3 (3.33%) F5
4 3 (3.33%) FatWire
4 3 (3.33%) Guidewire
4 3 (3.33%) hybris
4 3 (3.33%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.33%) Pega
4 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.33%) Symantec
4 3 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix
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