The first 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 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 East of England 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 100 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 44 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.40% 1.07% 1.57%
As % of the General category 4.15% 3.16% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 38
Average daily rate £400 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £232 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £555 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1060 759 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.62% 33.70% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 371 478
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 90
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Banking
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 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
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Job
Vacancies
Essex -6 24 £463 +48.00% 6
Hertfordshire -7 8 £350 +25.56% 7
Cambridgeshire -11 6 £285 -41.23% 4
Bedfordshire -15 3 £380 +4.82% 1
Norfolk +7 1 - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 58 (78.38%) Finance
2 24 (32.43%) Telecoms
3 13 (17.57%) Windows
4 12 (16.22%) Migration
5 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.51%) Java
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle
7 9 (12.16%) IBM
8 8 (10.81%) Change Management
8 8 (10.81%) Project Management
8 8 (10.81%) Retail
8 8 (10.81%) Change Control
9 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
9 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.46%) Citrix
9 7 (9.46%) .NET
9 7 (9.46%) SQL
9 7 (9.46%) MS Office
10 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
10 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.11%) UNIX
10 6 (8.11%) Legal
11 5 (6.76%) Process Management
11 5 (6.76%) Tivoli
11 5 (6.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (6.76%) Linux
11 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.35%) CICS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Office
2 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (1.35%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) SAN
2 3 (4.05%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) LDAP
3 2 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (1.35%) ATM
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) DB2
3 2 (2.70%) MS Access
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
General
1 58 (78.38%) Finance
2 24 (32.43%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.81%) Retail
4 6 (8.11%) Legal
5 5 (6.76%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.05%) Back Office
7 2 (2.70%) International Banking
7 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Analyst
2 20 (27.03%) Business Analyst
3 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Tester
5 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Software Tester
6 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Tester
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (4.05%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.76%) CSS
2 5 (6.76%) XML
2 5 (6.76%) HTML
3 4 (5.41%) COM+
4 3 (4.05%) Middleware
4 3 (4.05%) SOAP
4 3 (4.05%) Web Services
4 3 (4.05%) XSLT
5 2 (2.70%) WCF
5 2 (2.70%) jQuery
5 2 (2.70%) OAuth
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.70%) OpenID
5 2 (2.70%) HTML5
5 2 (2.70%) CSS3
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (2.70%) JMS
6 1 (1.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.70%) Open Source
2 2 (2.70%) PMI
2 2 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) UNIX
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 4 (5.41%) Android
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) zOS
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Migration
2 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
3 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.81%) Change Management
4 8 (10.81%) Project Management
4 8 (10.81%) Change Control
5 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.76%) Process Management
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL
7 5 (6.76%) Investment Management
8 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.05%) MVC
9 3 (4.05%) SOA
9 3 (4.05%) UML
9 3 (4.05%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) Java
2 7 (9.46%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) Perl
3 5 (6.76%) C#
4 3 (4.05%) VB
4 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.05%) VB6
5 2 (2.70%) PHP
5 2 (2.70%) Tcl
6 1 (1.35%) JCL
6 1 (1.35%) REXX
6 1 (1.35%) VBScript
6 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) ISEB
2 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.70%) MCSE
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.35%) RACF
2 1 (1.35%) MetaFrame
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Tivoli
1 5 (6.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.70%) OpenSSO
2 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) IBM
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) BMC
4 3 (4.05%) NetApp
4 3 (4.05%) Apple
4 3 (4.05%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.35%) Dell
6 1 (1.35%) TSYS
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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