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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 18 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 3791 5054 4446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.65% 9.60% 8.39%
As % of the General category 21.48% 24.42% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2720 3617 3299
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.75 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £88.00 £30.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+78.78% +50.00%
Banking
UK

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
17650 20695 20665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 35.64% 39.31% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11929 13402 12771
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 592 502
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
London -3 2826 £525 - 671
South East -35 193 £425 -1.16% 67
North West -22 181 £415 -2.35% 16
South West +3 165 £375 -7.40% 24
Yorkshire +6 163 £435 +16.00% 19
East Midlands +5 118 £425 - 9
West Midlands -11 85 £425 - 14
East of England -11 31 £450 -5.26% 29
North East -21 21 £370 -7.50% 4
Midlands -7 2 £475 -5.00% 1
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 4273 (56.82%) Finance
2 1849 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1660 (22.07%) Investment Banking
4 1283 (17.06%) Java
5 1269 (16.88%) SQL
6 1028 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 887 (11.80%) Retail
8 816 (10.85%) Project Management
9 763 (10.15%) Oracle
10 691 (9.19%) JavaScript
11 667 (8.87%) Linux
12 656 (8.72%) HTML
13 644 (8.56%) Unix
14 630 (8.38%) Windows
15 587 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
16 560 (7.45%) Business Analysis
17 538 (7.15%) Retail Banking
18 514 (6.84%) SQL Server
19 507 (6.74%) Front Office
20 485 (6.45%) Migration
21 484 (6.44%) Scrum
22 477 (6.34%) C#
23 465 (6.18%) CSS
24 448 (5.96%) Microsoft
25 446 (5.93%) AngularJS
26 443 (5.89%) .NET
27 438 (5.82%) HTML5
28 434 (5.77%) TDD
29 401 (5.33%) MS Excel
30 373 (4.96%) User Experience

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
1 196 (2.61%) WebSphere
2 159 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 143 (1.90%) Apache Spark
4 138 (1.84%) SAS
5 127 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 125 (1.66%) Apache
7 90 (1.20%) Confluence
8 89 (1.18%) IIS
9 83 (1.10%) JBoss
10 82 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 55 (0.73%) MS Exchange
12 50 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
13 49 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 34 (0.45%) Skype for Business
15 32 (0.43%) CMS
16 30 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
16 30 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
17 26 (0.35%) Mule
18 24 (0.32%) IBM Notes
19 23 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 401 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 247 (3.28%) MS Office
3 197 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 152 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 128 (1.70%) MS Project
6 46 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 29 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 18 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
10 9 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (0.11%) SPSS
12 7 (0.093%) Open Workbench
13 5 (0.066%) InDesign
14 2 (0.027%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.013%) EViews
15 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.013%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (0.36%) Temenos T24
2 22 (0.29%) SAP FI
3 20 (0.27%) SAP CO
3 20 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.21%) ION MarketView
6 14 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.19%) Summit
7 13 (0.17%) Eikon
7 13 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 9 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 7 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (0.093%) Markit EDM
11 7 (0.093%) SAP FI-GL
12 6 (0.080%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (0.080%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (0.080%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 121 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (0.77%) PaaS
4 47 (0.63%) GitHub
5 27 (0.36%) IaaS
6 22 (0.29%) OpenShift
7 19 (0.25%) Office 365
7 19 (0.25%) SaaS
8 13 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.13%) CloudBees
10 8 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
10 8 (0.11%) Slack
11 7 (0.093%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (0.093%) Heroku
12 6 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.066%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.066%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.066%) Google Compute Engine
14 4 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.053%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 174 (2.31%) Firewall
2 139 (1.85%) Internet
3 103 (1.37%) SAN
4 93 (1.24%) WAN
5 86 (1.14%) DNS
5 86 (1.14%) LAN
6 73 (0.97%) HTTP
7 66 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 57 (0.76%) LDAP
9 53 (0.70%) Network Security
10 52 (0.69%) NAS
11 33 (0.44%) SSL
12 30 (0.40%) Intranet
13 28 (0.37%) Multicast
14 27 (0.36%) ATM
14 27 (0.36%) VPN
15 26 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (0.35%) DHCP
15 26 (0.35%) VLAN
16 25 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 514 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 250 (3.32%) Big Data
3 218 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 213 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
5 162 (2.15%) Oracle Database
6 149 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 144 (1.91%) Relational Database
8 114 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 92 (1.22%) DB2
9 92 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 86 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 79 (1.05%) MySQL
12 78 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 74 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 67 (0.89%) Apache Hive
15 61 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 59 (0.78%) Data Mining
17 55 (0.73%) QlikView
18 51 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
19 50 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 275 (3.66%) JIRA
2 205 (2.73%) Jenkins
3 204 (2.71%) Maven
4 196 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 122 (1.62%) Subversion
6 120 (1.60%) Selenium
7 110 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 104 (1.38%) JUnit
9 74 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 68 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 57 (0.76%) Ant
12 49 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 43 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 42 (0.56%) HP UFT
14 42 (0.56%) Hudson
15 41 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
16 40 (0.53%) Grunt
17 38 (0.51%) IntelliJ
18 32 (0.43%) SoapUI
19 31 (0.41%) MSBuild
General
1 4273 (56.82%) Finance
2 1660 (22.07%) Investment Banking
3 887 (11.80%) Retail
4 538 (7.15%) Retail Banking
5 507 (6.74%) Front Office
6 197 (2.62%) Financial Institution
7 183 (2.43%) Back Office
8 147 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 135 (1.80%) Legal
10 116 (1.54%) Marketing
11 103 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
12 43 (0.57%) Private Banking
13 34 (0.45%) General Ledger
14 33 (0.44%) Publishing
15 31 (0.41%) International Banking
16 30 (0.40%) Law
17 23 (0.31%) Billing
18 22 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
19 16 (0.21%) Advertising
19 16 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 1796 (23.88%) Analyst
2 1741 (23.15%) Developer
3 1015 (13.50%) Business Analyst
4 776 (10.32%) Project Manager
5 593 (7.89%) Architect
6 583 (7.75%) Banking Analyst
7 549 (7.30%) Java Developer
8 350 (4.65%) Consultant
9 319 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 289 (3.84%) Banking Business Analyst
11 228 (3.03%) C# Developer
12 223 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
13 214 (2.85%) Banking Project Manager
14 197 (2.62%) Administrator
15 189 (2.51%) Financial Analyst
16 186 (2.47%) IT Manager
16 186 (2.47%) JavaScript Developer
17 174 (2.31%) SQL Developer
18 170 (2.26%) Test Analyst
19 163 (2.17%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 656 (8.72%) HTML
2 465 (6.18%) CSS
3 446 (5.93%) AngularJS
4 443 (5.89%) .NET
5 438 (5.82%) HTML5
6 336 (4.47%) Spring
7 293 (3.90%) XML
8 264 (3.51%) Web Services
9 258 (3.43%) CSS3
10 208 (2.77%) REST
11 174 (2.31%) Middleware
12 165 (2.19%) jQuery
13 142 (1.89%) Node.js
13 142 (1.89%) SOAP
14 132 (1.76%) ASP.NET
14 132 (1.76%) React
15 127 (1.69%) JSON
16 119 (1.58%) J2EE
17 117 (1.56%) Hibernate
18 97 (1.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 587 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 373 (4.96%) User Experience
3 370 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 252 (3.35%) Derivative
5 237 (3.15%) Fixed Income
6 215 (2.86%) Equities
7 193 (2.57%) Data Centre
8 180 (2.39%) Credit Risk
9 130 (1.73%) Mainframe
10 129 (1.72%) Mobile App
11 126 (1.68%) Computer Science
12 122 (1.62%) Management Information System
13 120 (1.60%) Fintech
14 117 (1.56%) Market Risk
15 110 (1.46%) Virtual Team
16 108 (1.44%) Mobile Banking
17 102 (1.36%) Online Banking
18 81 (1.08%) SWIFT
19 77 (1.02%) Mathematics
20 70 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 667 (8.87%) Linux
2 644 (8.56%) Unix
3 630 (8.38%) Windows
4 199 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 139 (1.85%) Solaris
6 127 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 87 (1.16%) Android
8 86 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 76 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 75 (1.00%) AIX
11 69 (0.92%) Windows 7
12 58 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (0.49%) zOS
15 27 (0.36%) Windows XP
16 16 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 15 (0.20%) SUSE
18 13 (0.17%) Windows 10
19 10 (0.13%) Windows 8
20 8 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1849 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1028 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 816 (10.85%) Project Management
4 560 (7.45%) Business Analysis
5 485 (6.45%) Migration
6 484 (6.44%) Scrum
7 434 (5.77%) TDD
8 367 (4.88%) SDLC
9 362 (4.81%) Change Management
10 349 (4.64%) DevOps
11 333 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 313 (4.16%) ITIL
13 307 (4.08%) Data Analysis
14 289 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
15 270 (3.59%) PRINCE2
16 250 (3.32%) Data Modelling
17 243 (3.23%) OO
18 230 (3.06%) Risk Management
19 229 (3.05%) Analytics
20 227 (3.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1283 (17.06%) Java
2 1269 (16.88%) SQL
3 691 (9.19%) JavaScript
4 477 (6.34%) C#
5 304 (4.04%) Python
6 189 (2.51%) Perl
7 179 (2.38%) C++
8 157 (2.09%) PL/SQL
9 147 (1.95%) Scala
10 145 (1.93%) VBA
11 141 (1.88%) Shell Script
12 130 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 118 (1.57%) C
14 114 (1.52%) T-SQL
15 76 (1.01%) Ruby
16 67 (0.89%) Bash Shell
17 46 (0.61%) VB
18 37 (0.49%) R
19 34 (0.45%) VB.NET
20 33 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 339 (4.51%) Degree
2 110 (1.46%) ISEB
3 99 (1.32%) PMP
4 87 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 70 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (0.88%) CISSP
7 60 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 49 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 48 (0.64%) CCNP
10 44 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 40 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 31 (0.41%) CCNA
12 31 (0.41%) Security Cleared
13 30 (0.40%) MCSE
14 28 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 27 (0.36%) CISA
16 25 (0.33%) CCIE
17 22 (0.29%) RHCE
18 19 (0.25%) CISM
18 19 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (3.32%) QA
2 133 (1.77%) MiFID
3 95 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 53 (0.70%) SEPA
5 52 (0.69%) SLA
6 49 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 46 (0.61%) FATCA
8 40 (0.53%) EMIR
9 35 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
10 34 (0.45%) COBIT
10 34 (0.45%) PCI DSS
11 27 (0.36%) Basel III
12 20 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (0.17%) ISO20022
14 12 (0.16%) SDET
15 10 (0.13%) Basel II
15 10 (0.13%) COREP
16 7 (0.093%) CRD IV
16 7 (0.093%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.066%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 172 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 104 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (0.82%) Docker
4 40 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 36 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.40%) KVM
6 30 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 30 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 28 (0.37%) XenApp
8 25 (0.33%) RACF
9 22 (0.29%) NFS
9 22 (0.29%) Xen
10 20 (0.27%) HDFS
11 18 (0.24%) SRDF
12 16 (0.21%) XenDesktop
13 14 (0.19%) VMware ESX
14 12 (0.16%) Apache Flume
14 12 (0.16%) vSphere
15 9 (0.12%) ACF2
15 9 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 176 (2.34%) Puppet
2 128 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (1.36%) Ansible
4 96 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
5 60 (0.80%) SCCM
6 49 (0.65%) Control-M
7 39 (0.52%) Tivoli
8 37 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
8 37 (0.49%) Nagios
9 27 (0.36%) zSecure
10 20 (0.27%) SCOM
11 19 (0.25%) NetBackup
12 13 (0.17%) BladeLogic
13 9 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
13 9 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
13 9 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
14 8 (0.11%) AirWatch
14 8 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
14 8 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 763 (10.15%) Oracle
2 448 (5.96%) Microsoft
3 266 (3.54%) IBM
4 197 (2.62%) Cisco
5 162 (2.15%) HP
6 159 (2.11%) VMware
7 155 (2.06%) Red Hat
8 112 (1.49%) Sybase
9 92 (1.22%) Splunk
10 85 (1.13%) SAP
11 78 (1.04%) Murex
12 75 (1.00%) Citrix
13 71 (0.94%) Bloomberg
14 63 (0.84%) EMC
15 61 (0.81%) Teradata
16 60 (0.80%) Veritas
17 56 (0.74%) CheckPoint
18 55 (0.73%) MuleSoft
19 50 (0.66%) Reuters
20 49 (0.65%) TIBCO
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