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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 89 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 43 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.72% 1.37% 1.36%
As % of the General category 5.03% 4.46% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 20
Median daily rate £485 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.10% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £361 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £625 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
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
855 852 958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.13% 30.68% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 488 504
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 57 69
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +57.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £45.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -6 15 £394 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +17 14 £500 +8.10% 12
Hertfordshire +9 12 £494 +26.66% 7
Bedfordshire 0 1 £850 +70.00% 3
Suffolk 0 1 £475 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 48 (60.00%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.25%) SQL
4 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.00%) Retail
5 11 (13.75%) HP
5 11 (13.75%) DNS
5 11 (13.75%) Cisco
5 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
5 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
6 10 (12.50%) Windows
7 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.00%) ITIL
8 8 (10.00%) Project Management
8 8 (10.00%) Retail Banking
8 8 (10.00%) Investment Management
9 7 (8.75%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
9 7 (8.75%) BIG-IP
9 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (8.75%) Security Architecture
9 7 (8.75%) F5
9 7 (8.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (8.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (8.75%) MPLS
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) VMware
10 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
10 6 (7.50%) Functional Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.75%) Node.js
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) FrameMaker
3 4 (5.00%) MS Project
4 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.50%) MS Office
6 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) DNS
2 7 (8.75%) BIG-IP
2 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (8.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (8.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (8.75%) MPLS
3 5 (6.25%) ATM
4 4 (5.00%) Firewall
5 2 (2.50%) DHCP
5 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.50%) NFC
5 2 (2.50%) SAN
5 2 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Retail
3 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
4 8 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Law
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.75%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Author
5 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Technical Author
5 5 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Remedy Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) .NET
1 4 (5.00%) Web Services
1 4 (5.00%) XML
2 3 (3.75%) React
3 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) CSS3
3 1 (1.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) HTML5
3 1 (1.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (2.50%) Contactless
2 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.50%) EMV
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.75%) Unix
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Solaris
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (10.00%) Investment Management
2 8 (10.00%) ITIL
2 8 (10.00%) Project Management
3 7 (8.75%) Integration Testing
3 7 (8.75%) Security Architecture
4 6 (7.50%) Functional Testing
4 6 (7.50%) Scrum
4 6 (7.50%) SDLC
5 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.25%) Change Control
5 5 (6.25%) High Availability
5 5 (6.25%) Migration
5 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.00%) CRM
6 4 (5.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.75%) Java
4 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.25%) QA
1 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) iptables
2 2 (2.50%) Postfix
2 2 (2.50%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.50%) vSphere
2 2 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Cobbler
1 2 (2.50%) Nagios
1 2 (2.50%) OSSEC
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
2 11 (13.75%) Cisco
2 11 (13.75%) HP
3 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
3 7 (8.75%) F5
4 6 (7.50%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) BMC
5 4 (5.00%) Remedy
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle
6 3 (3.75%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix
7 2 (2.50%) EMC
7 2 (2.50%) iManage
7 2 (2.50%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.50%) Splunk
7 2 (2.50%) TippingPoint