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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 92 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 47 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.57% 1.69% 1.06%
As % of the General category 5.31% 5.42% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 12
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£450 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £285 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £495 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 £29.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-49.68% -
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
885 904 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.48% 31.15% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 479 311
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 88 80
Average hourly rate £32.50 £24.93 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.37% -19.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Essex -10 17 £600 +50.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +2 13 £463 +17.46% 3
Suffolk +23 6 £400 -15.78%
Hertfordshire -18 6 £400 -4.47% 6
East Anglia +8 2 - -
Bedfordshire +7 2 £300 -25.00% 3
Norfolk - 1 £550 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 78 (79.59%) Finance
2 34 (34.69%) Telecoms
3 24 (24.49%) Project Management
4 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (13.27%) Retail
6 12 (12.24%) QA
6 12 (12.24%) .NET
7 11 (11.22%) HP
7 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (11.22%) Software Delivery
8 10 (10.20%) Windows
9 9 (9.18%) SQL
9 9 (9.18%) Scrum
9 9 (9.18%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.18%) Degree
10 8 (8.16%) WPF
10 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (8.16%) XML
10 8 (8.16%) PMP
11 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.14%) UML
11 7 (7.14%) C#
11 7 (7.14%) Legal
11 7 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (7.14%) LINQ
11 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 7 (7.14%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.04%) CICS
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.02%) Node.js
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Project
1 3 (3.06%) MS Office
2 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.06%) SAN
3 2 (2.04%) Firewall
3 2 (2.04%) Network Security
3 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.02%) SMPP
4 1 (1.02%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.06%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) AccuRev
General
1 78 (79.59%) Finance
2 34 (34.69%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.27%) Retail
4 7 (7.14%) Legal
5 6 (6.12%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.08%) Back Office
7 2 (2.04%) Front Office
7 2 (2.04%) Publishing
7 2 (2.04%) Marketing
8 1 (1.02%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Analyst
2 16 (16.33%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.24%) Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Test Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.10%) Programme Manager
7 5 (5.10%) QA Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.08%) Information Architect
8 4 (4.08%) Release Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Tester
9 3 (3.06%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.24%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) XML
2 8 (8.16%) WPF
3 7 (7.14%) LINQ
3 7 (7.14%) WCF
4 6 (6.12%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.12%) ADO.NET
5 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.08%) WF
5 4 (4.08%) MSMQ
5 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.06%) Middleware
7 2 (2.04%) ISPF
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.02%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.02%) JMS
8 1 (1.02%) Velocity
8 1 (1.02%) SOAP
8 1 (1.02%) Struts
8 1 (1.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) EFT
2 3 (3.06%) Credit Risk
2 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.04%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Linux
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) UNIX
4 2 (2.04%) zOS
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Project Management
2 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (11.22%) Software Delivery
5 9 (9.18%) Waterfall
5 9 (9.18%) Scrum
6 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.14%) UML
7 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Time Management
8 6 (6.12%) Cash Management
8 6 (6.12%) Test Strategy
8 6 (6.12%) MVC
8 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.10%) Wealth Management
9 5 (5.10%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.18%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) C#
3 6 (6.12%) Java
4 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.04%) Perl
5 2 (2.04%) COBOL
5 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.04%) REXX
5 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.04%) JCL
6 1 (1.02%) AWK
6 1 (1.02%) Korn
6 1 (1.02%) C-shell
6 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.02%) VBA
6 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) PMP
3 5 (5.10%) ISEB
4 2 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.04%) CISSP
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) CISA
4 2 (2.04%) CISM
4 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.04%) MCSE
4 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.04%) Xen
3 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) HP
2 6 (6.12%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (4.08%) Cisco
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.08%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.08%) VMware
4 3 (3.06%) Citrix
4 3 (3.06%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) SAP
5 2 (2.04%) Dell
5 2 (2.04%) Software AG
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.04%) Infoblox
5 2 (2.04%) F5
5 2 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (1.02%) Avaloq
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