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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 89 84 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Banking 55 64 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.76% 2.03% 1.37%
As % of the General category 5.83% 6.48% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -13.75%
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
944 988 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.23% 31.39% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 550 360
Average daily rate £400 £400 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 84 67
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.25 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +13 21 £550 +29.41% 3
Essex -11 14 £600 +26.31% 1
Hertfordshire -10 9 £475 +63.79% 13
Suffolk - 6 £400 -
Bedfordshire +4 3 £338 -15.62% 3
Norfolk +12 1 £550 +69.23%
East Anglia +9 1 - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 67 (76.14%) Finance
2 31 (35.23%) Telecoms
3 20 (22.73%) Project Management
4 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.18%) Windows
6 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.64%) .NET
7 12 (13.64%) Retail
8 11 (12.50%) WCF
8 11 (12.50%) Scrum
8 11 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 10 (11.36%) WPF
9 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.36%) Time Management
9 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.23%) MVC
10 9 (10.23%) SQL
10 9 (10.23%) C#
10 9 (10.23%) Active Directory
10 9 (10.23%) HP
11 8 (9.09%) ADO.NET
11 8 (9.09%) LINQ
11 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 8 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 8 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (7.95%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
2 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.14%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Project
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) BASE24
1 1 (1.14%) Summit
1 1 (1.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.41%) SAN
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) Network Security
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.14%) PABX
3 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.14%) SMPP
3 1 (1.14%) ATM
3 1 (1.14%) GSM
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) VoIP
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.14%) ANTLR
4 1 (1.14%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (76.14%) Finance
2 31 (35.23%) Telecoms
3 12 (13.64%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Legal
5 4 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Publishing
6 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 20 (22.73%) Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Test Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.55%) QA Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 4 (4.55%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.41%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) .NET
2 11 (12.50%) WCF
3 10 (11.36%) WPF
4 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 8 (9.09%) LINQ
4 8 (9.09%) ADO.NET
4 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (7.95%) XML
6 6 (6.82%) WF
7 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.68%) Middleware
8 4 (4.55%) MSMQ
9 3 (3.41%) SAP PI
9 3 (3.41%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.27%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.14%) AppFabric
11 1 (1.14%) Velocity
11 1 (1.14%) JMS
11 1 (1.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) EFT
3 4 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Social Media
4 3 (3.41%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.41%) SCADA
5 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) UNIX
5 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Project Management
2 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (12.50%) Scrum
4 11 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
5 10 (11.36%) Time Management
6 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (10.23%) MVC
7 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 8 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.82%) UML
9 6 (6.82%) Migration
9 6 (6.82%) Cash Management
9 6 (6.82%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.23%) SQL
1 9 (10.23%) C#
2 4 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.14%) C++
5 1 (1.14%) VBA
5 1 (1.14%) Python
5 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.14%) AWK
5 1 (1.14%) Korn
5 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.14%) C-shell
5 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) PMP
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) MCSE
3 2 (2.27%) CISA
3 2 (2.27%) CISM
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CISSP
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.27%) Xen
3 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) HP
2 6 (6.82%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (5.68%) SAP
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco
5 3 (3.41%) Adobe
5 3 (3.41%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) Pega
5 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.41%) hybris
5 3 (3.41%) Guidewire
5 3 (3.41%) FatWire
5 3 (3.41%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.27%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (2.27%) F5
6 2 (2.27%) Infoblox
6 2 (2.27%) Blue Coat
Chelmsford, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Rate: From £30,300 to £34,100 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago