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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK / England
Rank 18 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 3187 4028 4098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 8.45% 8.60%
As % of the General category 20.77% 22.09% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2775 2931
Median daily rate £525 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.53 £13.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.26% +11.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £9.43 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £84.25 £49.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £12.50 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +19.73%

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
15344 18231 18466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.17% 38.24% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10134 11984 11871
Median daily rate £451 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 486 418
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +35.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -1 2423 £550 +4.76% 673
South East -28 188 £413 -13.15% 38
North West -4 163 £400 -4.76% 21
South West +3 123 £415 +2.46% 28
Yorkshire +1 122 £425 +2.90% 17
East Midlands +11 78 £430 +9.20% 9
East of England +1 39 £400 - 25
West Midlands -20 28 £450 +5.88% 17
North East -21 10 £550 +66.54% 3
Midlands -2 6 £350 -33.33%
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 3832 (56.86%) Finance
2 1884 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
3 1711 (25.39%) Investment Banking
4 1344 (19.94%) Java
5 1251 (18.56%) SQL
6 859 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 703 (10.43%) Retail
8 643 (9.54%) JavaScript
9 630 (9.35%) Project Management
10 621 (9.22%) Linux
11 612 (9.08%) Scrum
12 598 (8.87%) Oracle
13 585 (8.68%) HTML
14 575 (8.53%) Unix
15 568 (8.43%) Front Office
16 545 (8.09%) Windows
17 536 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
18 534 (7.92%) Microsoft
19 522 (7.75%) SQL Server
20 514 (7.63%) C#
21 481 (7.14%) TDD
22 463 (6.87%) .NET
23 450 (6.68%) DevOps
24 448 (6.65%) Big Data
25 445 (6.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 436 (6.47%) AngularJS
27 426 (6.32%) Retail Banking
28 422 (6.26%) HTML5
28 422 (6.26%) Python
29 418 (6.20%) Business Analysis

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
1 239 (3.55%) Apache Spark
2 158 (2.34%) WebSphere
3 143 (2.12%) SharePoint
4 142 (2.11%) Confluence
5 110 (1.63%) SAS
6 100 (1.48%) Apache
7 83 (1.23%) IIS
8 81 (1.20%) Tomcat
9 64 (0.95%) JBoss
10 53 (0.79%) Apache Pig
11 48 (0.71%) WebLogic
12 44 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
12 44 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
13 37 (0.55%) MS Exchange
14 35 (0.52%) CMS
14 35 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 32 (0.47%) Mule
16 31 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
17 25 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
18 23 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 371 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 213 (3.16%) MS Office
3 178 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 133 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 101 (1.50%) MS Project
6 49 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 41 (0.61%) Photoshop
8 28 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
9 26 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.12%) Flinto
12 6 (0.089%) InVision
13 4 (0.059%) InDesign
13 4 (0.059%) SPSS
14 3 (0.045%) HipChat
14 3 (0.045%) Lectora
15 2 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.030%) CINEMA 4D
16 1 (0.015%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 46 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.47%) SAP FI
3 30 (0.45%) Temenos T24
4 27 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 27 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 17 (0.25%) Eikon
5 17 (0.25%) Loan IQ
6 15 (0.22%) ION MarketView
7 13 (0.19%) SAP FSCM
8 11 (0.16%) Summit
9 9 (0.13%) HFM
9 9 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.12%) Endur
10 8 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
10 8 (0.12%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 8 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (0.074%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 5 (0.074%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 171 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (0.95%) GitHub
4 61 (0.91%) PaaS
5 26 (0.39%) Office 365
6 25 (0.37%) SaaS
7 24 (0.36%) IaaS
8 15 (0.22%) OpenShift
9 12 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.15%) Bluemix
11 10 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
14 6 (0.089%) CloudBees
14 6 (0.089%) Datadog
14 6 (0.089%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.074%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.059%) Amazon S3
16 4 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 136 (2.02%) Firewall
2 129 (1.91%) Internet
3 90 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 76 (1.13%) SAN
5 69 (1.02%) Network Security
6 68 (1.01%) LAN
7 65 (0.96%) DNS
7 65 (0.96%) WAN
8 42 (0.62%) HTTP
9 37 (0.55%) SSL
10 34 (0.50%) DHCP
10 34 (0.50%) MPLS
11 32 (0.47%) ATM
12 31 (0.46%) Intranet
12 31 (0.46%) LDAP
13 28 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (0.42%) VPN
14 26 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (0.39%) Wireless
15 25 (0.37%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 448 (6.65%) Big Data
3 358 (5.31%) Hadoop
4 212 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
5 211 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 140 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 139 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 130 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 128 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 123 (1.83%) Apache Hive
11 121 (1.80%) DB2
12 98 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 97 (1.44%) HBase
14 96 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 86 (1.28%) RDBMS
16 84 (1.25%) QlikView
17 80 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
18 73 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
18 73 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 52 (0.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 363 (5.39%) JIRA
2 309 (4.59%) Jenkins
3 268 (3.98%) Git (software)
4 203 (3.01%) Maven
5 168 (2.49%) Selenium
6 138 (2.05%) JUnit
7 124 (1.84%) TeamCity
8 102 (1.51%) Cucumber
9 101 (1.50%) Subversion
10 79 (1.17%) Gradle
11 68 (1.01%) Ant
12 67 (0.99%) Hudson
13 59 (0.88%) Mockito
14 58 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 52 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
16 46 (0.68%) Eclipse
17 42 (0.62%) gulp
17 42 (0.62%) NUnit
18 41 (0.61%) HP UFT
19 40 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3832 (56.86%) Finance
2 1711 (25.39%) Investment Banking
3 703 (10.43%) Retail
4 568 (8.43%) Front Office
5 426 (6.32%) Retail Banking
6 208 (3.09%) Financial Institution
7 183 (2.72%) Back Office
8 166 (2.46%) Telecoms
9 164 (2.43%) Legal
10 104 (1.54%) Marketing
11 98 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
12 47 (0.70%) Games
13 45 (0.67%) Law
13 45 (0.67%) Private Banking
14 40 (0.59%) Advertising
15 34 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 31 (0.46%) International Banking
17 28 (0.42%) Spanish Language
18 26 (0.39%) French Language
19 24 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 2027 (30.08%) Developer
2 1476 (21.90%) Analyst
3 801 (11.89%) Business Analyst
4 630 (9.35%) Java Developer
5 545 (8.09%) Architect
6 494 (7.33%) Project Manager
7 395 (5.86%) Banking Analyst
8 304 (4.51%) Senior Developer
9 266 (3.95%) Consultant
10 234 (3.47%) C# Developer
11 183 (2.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 183 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
12 174 (2.58%) .NET Developer
13 166 (2.46%) Test Analyst
14 162 (2.40%) SQL Developer
15 158 (2.34%) Senior Java Developer
16 143 (2.12%) Designer
17 133 (1.97%) Banking Business Analyst
18 130 (1.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 128 (1.90%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 585 (8.68%) HTML
2 463 (6.87%) .NET
3 436 (6.47%) AngularJS
4 422 (6.26%) HTML5
5 393 (5.83%) CSS
6 369 (5.48%) Spring
7 295 (4.38%) Web Services
8 266 (3.95%) XML
9 246 (3.65%) REST
10 235 (3.49%) CSS3
11 211 (3.13%) React
12 210 (3.12%) Node.js
13 190 (2.82%) SOAP
14 183 (2.72%) Middleware
15 173 (2.57%) Hibernate
16 171 (2.54%) jQuery
17 167 (2.48%) JSON
18 144 (2.14%) J2EE
19 113 (1.68%) Kafka
20 110 (1.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 536 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 445 (6.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 320 (4.75%) Derivative
4 317 (4.70%) User Experience
5 274 (4.07%) Equities
6 261 (3.87%) Fixed Income
7 168 (2.49%) Fintech
8 164 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 164 (2.43%) Data Centre
9 142 (2.11%) Credit Risk
10 138 (2.05%) Management Information System
11 134 (1.99%) Mobile App
12 117 (1.74%) Market Risk
13 106 (1.57%) Virtual Team
14 99 (1.47%) SWIFT
15 95 (1.41%) Mainframe
16 90 (1.34%) Algorithms
17 85 (1.26%) Online Banking
18 84 (1.25%) Data Structures
19 68 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 621 (9.22%) Linux
2 575 (8.53%) Unix
3 545 (8.09%) Windows
4 151 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 118 (1.75%) Android
6 94 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 92 (1.37%) Solaris
8 88 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 73 (1.08%) Windows 7
10 58 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 40 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (0.55%) AIX
14 31 (0.46%) Windows XP
15 29 (0.43%) zOS
16 20 (0.30%) Windows 10
17 15 (0.22%) SUSE
18 9 (0.13%) Windows 8
19 8 (0.12%) Mac OS
19 8 (0.12%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1884 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
2 859 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 630 (9.35%) Project Management
4 612 (9.08%) Scrum
5 481 (7.14%) TDD
6 450 (6.68%) DevOps
7 418 (6.20%) Business Analysis
8 357 (5.30%) Migration
9 349 (5.18%) Change Management
10 320 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
11 319 (4.73%) SDLC
12 304 (4.51%) Analytics
13 303 (4.50%) OO
14 287 (4.26%) Risk Management
15 279 (4.14%) Data Modelling
16 268 (3.98%) ITIL
16 268 (3.98%) Multithreading
17 230 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
18 228 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
19 219 (3.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1344 (19.94%) Java
2 1251 (18.56%) SQL
3 643 (9.54%) JavaScript
4 514 (7.63%) C#
5 422 (6.26%) Python
6 273 (4.05%) C++
7 221 (3.28%) Scala
8 202 (3.00%) Shell Script
9 148 (2.20%) Perl
10 131 (1.94%) T-SQL
11 130 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 115 (1.71%) VBA
13 112 (1.66%) PL/SQL
14 94 (1.39%) Bash Shell
15 89 (1.32%) C
16 65 (0.96%) Ruby
17 57 (0.85%) ES6
18 53 (0.79%) Korn
18 53 (0.79%) VB
19 46 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 394 (5.85%) Degree
2 86 (1.28%) ISEB
3 73 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 72 (1.07%) PMP
5 64 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (0.83%) PhD
7 54 (0.80%) CISSP
8 48 (0.71%) ISTQB
9 47 (0.70%) CCNP
10 36 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 33 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 31 (0.46%) CCIE
12 31 (0.46%) CISM
13 29 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (0.40%) CCNA
15 25 (0.37%) CISA
16 19 (0.28%) ACCA
17 15 (0.22%) MCSE
18 14 (0.21%) CCDP
18 14 (0.21%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (3.87%) QA
2 258 (3.83%) MiFID
3 217 (3.22%) PMO
4 95 (1.41%) EMIR
5 93 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 86 (1.28%) Data Quality
7 66 (0.98%) IFRS
7 66 (0.98%) SLA
8 60 (0.89%) FATCA
8 60 (0.89%) IFRS 9
9 41 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 41 (0.61%) SEPA
10 25 (0.37%) Basel III
11 24 (0.36%) PCI DSS
12 19 (0.28%) ISO20022
13 15 (0.22%) Basel II
13 15 (0.22%) COBIT
13 15 (0.22%) GDPR
14 13 (0.19%) Solvency II
15 9 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 120 (1.78%) Docker
2 108 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 75 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (0.99%) HDFS
5 25 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 21 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 19 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (0.28%) XenApp
8 19 (0.28%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 16 (0.24%) NFS
9 16 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 14 (0.21%) RACF
11 13 (0.19%) VMware ESX
11 13 (0.19%) vSphere
12 10 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.15%) SRDF
13 8 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 159 (2.36%) Puppet
2 158 (2.34%) Ansible
3 97 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 57 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 53 (0.79%) SCCM
6 46 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 39 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
8 26 (0.39%) Nagios
9 25 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 24 (0.36%) Control-M
11 22 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
12 20 (0.30%) MOM
12 20 (0.30%) Terraform
13 18 (0.27%) NetBackup
14 14 (0.21%) Oozie
14 14 (0.21%) Salt
15 13 (0.19%) Grafana
15 13 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
15 13 (0.19%) SCOM
16 11 (0.16%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 598 (8.87%) Oracle
2 534 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 195 (2.89%) IBM
4 162 (2.40%) Cisco
5 151 (2.24%) Sybase
6 123 (1.83%) VMware
7 116 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 112 (1.66%) SAP
9 106 (1.57%) Bloomberg
10 99 (1.47%) Splunk
11 96 (1.42%) Adobe
12 92 (1.37%) MuleSoft
13 86 (1.28%) Citrix
13 86 (1.28%) Reuters
14 85 (1.26%) HP
15 58 (0.86%) Hortonworks
16 57 (0.85%) CheckPoint
16 57 (0.85%) TIBCO
17 54 (0.80%) Atlassian
17 54 (0.80%) Informatica
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £601 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £680 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Nakama
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day Paid weekly
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page International
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £575.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Essex
Montash
Rate: Competetive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £345 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday