The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK / England
Rank 18 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 3159 4027 4053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.62% 8.82% 8.75%
As % of the General category 20.67% 22.83% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2212 2667 3001
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 10
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +120.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.20 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £100.00 £45.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15284 17639 17829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.86% 38.63% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10122 11403 11894
Median daily rate £460 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 454 425
Median hourly rate £27.50 £31.33 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +39.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.99 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in England

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in England

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in England

Banking
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Banking Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Banking
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
London -2 2490 £550 +4.76% 545
South East -38 142 £395 -16.84% 53
North West -12 134 £400 -5.88% 15
Yorkshire -1 110 £425 +6.25% 16
South West +3 100 £415 +0.48% 31
East Midlands +7 74 £425 -2.85% 7
East of England -2 45 £400 -13.51% 27
West Midlands -20 37 £413 -0.60% 8
North East -34 15 £343 -23.88% 3
Midlands -2 3 £450 - 1
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 3974 (57.80%) Finance
2 1904 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1684 (24.49%) Investment Banking
4 1245 (18.11%) Java
5 1229 (17.87%) SQL
6 899 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 746 (10.85%) Retail
8 662 (9.63%) Project Management
9 652 (9.48%) JavaScript
10 631 (9.18%) Linux
11 611 (8.89%) Oracle
12 591 (8.60%) HTML
13 574 (8.35%) Windows
14 570 (8.29%) Scrum
15 556 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
16 545 (7.93%) Unix
17 527 (7.66%) SQL Server
18 515 (7.49%) Microsoft
18 515 (7.49%) Front Office
19 505 (7.34%) C#
20 486 (7.07%) TDD
21 470 (6.84%) .NET
22 457 (6.65%) Retail Banking
23 452 (6.57%) Business Analysis
24 449 (6.53%) AngularJS
25 446 (6.49%) DevOps
26 428 (6.22%) CSS
27 410 (5.96%) HTML5
28 405 (5.89%) MS Excel
29 404 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 225 (3.27%) Apache Spark
2 175 (2.55%) SharePoint
3 155 (2.25%) WebSphere
4 131 (1.91%) Confluence
5 110 (1.60%) SAS
6 103 (1.50%) Apache
7 100 (1.45%) IIS
8 79 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 61 (0.89%) JBoss
10 57 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
11 50 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 44 (0.64%) Apache Pig
13 36 (0.52%) MS Exchange
13 36 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
14 33 (0.48%) CMS
15 30 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
16 28 (0.41%) IBM Notes
17 25 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
17 25 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 24 (0.35%) Mule
Applications
1 405 (5.89%) MS Excel
2 243 (3.53%) MS Office
3 204 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 153 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 109 (1.59%) MS Project
6 47 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 41 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 30 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 25 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.12%) Flinto
12 4 (0.058%) InDesign
12 4 (0.058%) SPSS
13 3 (0.044%) InVision
13 3 (0.044%) Lectora
14 2 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.029%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.029%) FrameMaker
14 2 (0.029%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 32 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 21 (0.31%) Eikon
4 20 (0.29%) SAP CO
4 20 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 19 (0.28%) Temenos T24
6 11 (0.16%) Summit
7 9 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
7 9 (0.13%) Loan IQ
8 8 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.10%) Endur
9 7 (0.10%) HFM
10 6 (0.087%) ION MarketView
10 6 (0.087%) Misys Equation
10 6 (0.087%) Oracle Cash Management
10 6 (0.087%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 6 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.087%) SAP FSCM
10 6 (0.087%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 162 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (1.11%) PaaS
4 61 (0.89%) GitHub
5 32 (0.47%) IaaS
6 25 (0.36%) OpenShift
6 25 (0.36%) SaaS
7 16 (0.23%) Office 365
8 11 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.16%) CloudBees
8 11 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 10 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
10 9 (0.13%) Bluemix
11 7 (0.10%) Heroku
12 6 (0.087%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.073%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.073%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 148 (2.15%) Firewall
2 136 (1.98%) Internet
3 94 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 84 (1.22%) SAN
5 76 (1.11%) LAN
5 76 (1.11%) WAN
6 75 (1.09%) DNS
7 62 (0.90%) Network Security
8 49 (0.71%) HTTP
9 37 (0.54%) LDAP
10 36 (0.52%) DHCP
10 36 (0.52%) SSL
11 34 (0.49%) ATM
11 34 (0.49%) MPLS
12 32 (0.47%) Intranet
13 31 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (0.39%) VPN
15 25 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
15 25 (0.36%) Wireless
16 24 (0.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 404 (5.88%) Big Data
3 330 (4.80%) Hadoop
4 213 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
5 179 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 152 (2.21%) Oracle Database
7 146 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 133 (1.93%) MongoDB
9 129 (1.88%) NoSQL
10 110 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 102 (1.48%) Apache Hive
12 98 (1.43%) DB2
13 94 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 90 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 84 (1.22%) HBase
16 78 (1.13%) RDBMS
16 78 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
17 74 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
18 70 (1.02%) QlikView
19 63 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 346 (5.03%) JIRA
2 283 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 254 (3.69%) Git (software)
4 187 (2.72%) Maven
5 145 (2.11%) Selenium
6 131 (1.91%) JUnit
7 124 (1.80%) TeamCity
8 103 (1.50%) Subversion
9 81 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 65 (0.95%) Hudson
11 64 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
12 63 (0.92%) Ant
13 62 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 60 (0.87%) Gradle
15 51 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 47 (0.68%) Eclipse
16 47 (0.68%) Mockito
17 42 (0.61%) Grunt
18 39 (0.57%) gulp
19 38 (0.55%) NUnit
General
1 3974 (57.80%) Finance
2 1684 (24.49%) Investment Banking
3 746 (10.85%) Retail
4 515 (7.49%) Front Office
5 457 (6.65%) Retail Banking
6 200 (2.91%) Financial Institution
7 190 (2.76%) Back Office
8 166 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 151 (2.20%) Legal
10 102 (1.48%) Marketing
11 99 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
12 42 (0.61%) Law
13 39 (0.57%) Private Banking
14 37 (0.54%) Advertising
15 36 (0.52%) Games
16 28 (0.41%) General Ledger
17 27 (0.39%) International Banking
18 25 (0.36%) Spanish Language
19 23 (0.33%) Publishing
20 22 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1914 (27.84%) Developer
2 1553 (22.59%) Analyst
3 864 (12.57%) Business Analyst
4 570 (8.29%) Java Developer
5 557 (8.10%) Architect
6 550 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 416 (6.05%) Banking Analyst
8 309 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 264 (3.84%) Consultant
10 238 (3.46%) C# Developer
11 189 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
12 185 (2.69%) JavaScript Developer
13 171 (2.49%) Banking Business Analyst
14 170 (2.47%) .NET Developer
15 167 (2.43%) Administrator
16 157 (2.28%) SQL Developer
17 149 (2.17%) Test Analyst
18 146 (2.12%) Senior Java Developer
19 145 (2.11%) Data Analyst
20 141 (2.05%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (8.60%) HTML
2 470 (6.84%) .NET
3 449 (6.53%) AngularJS
4 428 (6.22%) CSS
5 410 (5.96%) HTML5
6 341 (4.96%) Spring
7 277 (4.03%) Web Services
8 254 (3.69%) CSS3
9 246 (3.58%) XML
10 230 (3.34%) REST
11 196 (2.85%) React
12 187 (2.72%) Node.js
13 176 (2.56%) jQuery
14 160 (2.33%) Hibernate
15 157 (2.28%) Middleware
15 157 (2.28%) SOAP
16 144 (2.09%) JSON
17 138 (2.01%) ASP.NET
18 129 (1.88%) J2EE
19 115 (1.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 556 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 404 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 328 (4.77%) User Experience
4 288 (4.19%) Derivative
5 249 (3.62%) Equities
6 246 (3.58%) Fixed Income
7 179 (2.60%) Data Centre
8 170 (2.47%) Fintech
9 146 (2.12%) Credit Risk
10 144 (2.09%) Computer Science
11 143 (2.08%) Management Information System
12 133 (1.93%) Market Risk
13 125 (1.82%) Virtual Team
14 123 (1.79%) Mobile App
15 110 (1.60%) Visualisation
16 103 (1.50%) Mainframe
17 91 (1.32%) Mathematics
18 86 (1.25%) SWIFT
19 84 (1.22%) Data Integration
20 79 (1.15%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 631 (9.18%) Linux
2 574 (8.35%) Windows
3 545 (7.93%) Unix
4 174 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 106 (1.54%) Solaris
6 95 (1.38%) Android
7 92 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 72 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 68 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 54 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 41 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 37 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (0.48%) AIX
15 28 (0.41%) zOS
16 22 (0.32%) SUSE
17 15 (0.22%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.15%) Windows 8
19 7 (0.10%) Mac OS
20 6 (0.087%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1904 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 899 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 662 (9.63%) Project Management
4 570 (8.29%) Scrum
5 486 (7.07%) TDD
6 452 (6.57%) Business Analysis
7 446 (6.49%) DevOps
8 392 (5.70%) Migration
9 338 (4.92%) Change Management
10 329 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
11 303 (4.41%) OO
12 302 (4.39%) SDLC
13 289 (4.20%) Analytics
13 289 (4.20%) ITIL
14 280 (4.07%) Risk Management
15 279 (4.06%) Data Modelling
16 247 (3.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 240 (3.49%) Multithreading
18 233 (3.39%) Data Analysis
19 227 (3.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1245 (18.11%) Java
2 1229 (17.87%) SQL
3 652 (9.48%) JavaScript
4 505 (7.34%) C#
5 367 (5.34%) Python
6 234 (3.40%) Scala
7 219 (3.18%) C++
8 175 (2.55%) Shell Script
9 160 (2.33%) Perl
10 144 (2.09%) PowerShell
11 134 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 123 (1.79%) PL/SQL
13 107 (1.56%) VBA
14 95 (1.38%) C
15 82 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 65 (0.95%) Ruby
17 49 (0.71%) ES6
17 49 (0.71%) Korn
18 46 (0.67%) VB
19 40 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 387 (5.63%) Degree
2 86 (1.25%) ISEB
3 72 (1.05%) PMP
4 66 (0.96%) PMI Certification
5 63 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (0.83%) CISSP
7 52 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 46 (0.67%) CCNP
8 46 (0.67%) PhD
9 38 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 32 (0.47%) CISM
13 31 (0.45%) CISA
14 27 (0.39%) CCIE
14 27 (0.39%) CCNA
15 20 (0.29%) MCSE
16 19 (0.28%) Security Cleared
17 17 (0.25%) ACCA
18 14 (0.20%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (3.62%) QA
2 183 (2.66%) MiFID
3 81 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 61 (0.89%) SLA
5 56 (0.81%) FATCA
6 55 (0.80%) EMIR
7 50 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
8 36 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 29 (0.42%) SEPA
10 27 (0.39%) Basel III
11 26 (0.38%) PCI DSS
12 23 (0.33%) COBIT
13 12 (0.17%) Basel II
13 12 (0.17%) ISO20022
14 9 (0.13%) ISO 9001
14 9 (0.13%) SDET
14 9 (0.13%) Solvency II
15 8 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 7 (0.10%) GDPR
17 6 (0.087%) AIFMD
System Software
1 121 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 114 (1.66%) Docker
3 79 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (0.80%) HDFS
5 29 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 26 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 21 (0.31%) NFS
10 20 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 18 (0.26%) Apache Flume
11 18 (0.26%) XenApp
12 17 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (0.22%) KVM
14 14 (0.20%) VMware ESX
15 13 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 13 (0.19%) RACF
15 13 (0.19%) SRDF
16 12 (0.17%) Xen
17 11 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 169 (2.46%) Puppet
2 155 (2.25%) Ansible
3 117 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
5 56 (0.81%) SCCM
5 56 (0.81%) Tivoli
6 37 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
7 30 (0.44%) Control-M
8 28 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
8 28 (0.41%) Nagios
9 21 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 20 (0.29%) MOM
11 16 (0.23%) NetBackup
11 16 (0.23%) Salt
12 15 (0.22%) Terraform
13 14 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (0.19%) Grafana
15 12 (0.17%) WSUS
16 11 (0.16%) logstash
16 11 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 611 (8.89%) Oracle
2 515 (7.49%) Microsoft
3 194 (2.82%) IBM
4 186 (2.71%) Cisco
5 143 (2.08%) Sybase
6 137 (1.99%) VMware
7 120 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 118 (1.72%) Splunk
9 113 (1.64%) HP
10 103 (1.50%) MuleSoft
11 100 (1.45%) Bloomberg
11 100 (1.45%) SAP
12 82 (1.19%) Reuters
13 81 (1.18%) Adobe
14 78 (1.13%) Citrix
15 63 (0.92%) CheckPoint
16 60 (0.87%) Atlassian
17 56 (0.81%) Informatica
18 53 (0.77%) Murex
19 52 (0.76%) Solace
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City, London
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Haysfm
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London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 per day + 6 month term initailly
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London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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London
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Rate: £500 - £565 per day
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Lorien Resourcing
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