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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 17 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 3893 4892 4214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.76% 9.38% 8.37%
As % of the General category 21.38% 23.72% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2821 3517 3079
Median daily rate £490 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 18
Median hourly rate £29.75 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.37% +13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.13 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £100.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
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
18207 20625 19409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.28% 39.55% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12254 13474 12251
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 576 494
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.83 £41.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 2881 £525 - 646
South East -11 232 £425 - 62
North West -10 181 £425 - 12
Yorkshire -2 178 £430 +14.83% 11
South West +4 173 £375 -6.25% 31
East Midlands +1 94 £425 - 7
West Midlands -21 88 £388 -8.82% 24
East of England +3 37 £425 -10.52% 20
North East -20 26 £390 -8.23% 1
Midlands -9 3 £450 -33.33%
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 4373 (56.98%) Finance
2 1777 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1688 (21.99%) Investment Banking
4 1343 (17.50%) SQL
5 1282 (16.70%) Java
6 1028 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 894 (11.65%) Retail
8 869 (11.32%) Project Management
9 828 (10.79%) Oracle
10 695 (9.06%) JavaScript
10 695 (9.06%) Linux
11 689 (8.98%) Unix
12 655 (8.53%) Windows
13 646 (8.42%) HTML
14 604 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
15 579 (7.54%) Business Analysis
16 562 (7.32%) SQL Server
17 549 (7.15%) Retail Banking
18 534 (6.96%) Migration
19 527 (6.87%) Front Office
20 503 (6.55%) C#
21 470 (6.12%) .NET
22 468 (6.10%) Microsoft
23 461 (6.01%) Scrum
24 456 (5.94%) CSS
25 437 (5.69%) TDD
26 432 (5.63%) AngularJS
27 430 (5.60%) HTML5
28 408 (5.32%) MS Excel
29 375 (4.89%) SDLC

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
1 184 (2.40%) WebSphere
2 170 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 157 (2.05%) SAS
4 144 (1.88%) Tomcat
5 132 (1.72%) Apache
6 111 (1.45%) Apache Spark
7 96 (1.25%) IIS
8 87 (1.13%) Confluence
9 84 (1.09%) JBoss
10 76 (0.99%) WebLogic
11 60 (0.78%) MS Exchange
12 49 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
13 42 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
14 41 (0.53%) Jetty
15 39 (0.51%) CMS
15 39 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
16 31 (0.40%) nginx
17 28 (0.36%) Skype for Business
18 26 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
18 26 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 408 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 255 (3.32%) MS Office
3 192 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 138 (1.80%) MS Project
5 127 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 42 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.10%) FrameMaker
9 8 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.10%) Open Workbench
10 7 (0.091%) SPSS
11 5 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.039%) InDesign
13 1 (0.013%) EViews
13 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.013%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.013%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 30 (0.39%) Temenos T24
2 23 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 17 (0.22%) ION MarketView
5 16 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 16 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (0.21%) Summit
6 14 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 10 (0.13%) Eikon
8 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
9 8 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 7 (0.091%) Markit EDM
10 7 (0.091%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.091%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.091%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.091%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.078%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 6 (0.078%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 112 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (0.77%) PaaS
4 41 (0.53%) GitHub
5 26 (0.34%) IaaS
6 21 (0.27%) OpenShift
7 19 (0.25%) Office 365
8 17 (0.22%) SaaS
9 15 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.13%) Heroku
11 9 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
12 8 (0.10%) Slack
13 7 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.091%) CloudBees
14 6 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.065%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.065%) AWS CloudTrail
15 5 (0.065%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.065%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 161 (2.10%) Firewall
2 135 (1.76%) SAN
3 130 (1.69%) Internet
4 97 (1.26%) WAN
5 92 (1.20%) LAN
6 88 (1.15%) DNS
7 74 (0.96%) NAS
8 71 (0.93%) HTTP
9 62 (0.81%) TCP/IP
10 57 (0.74%) LDAP
11 54 (0.70%) Network Security
12 33 (0.43%) Intranet
13 28 (0.36%) MPLS
13 28 (0.36%) SSL
14 27 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (0.34%) DHCP
15 26 (0.34%) Multicast
16 24 (0.31%) ATM
16 24 (0.31%) VPN
16 24 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 562 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 223 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 215 (2.80%) Big Data
4 190 (2.48%) Hadoop
5 178 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 174 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 150 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 122 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 96 (1.25%) DB2
10 86 (1.12%) MySQL
11 85 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 84 (1.09%) NoSQL
13 83 (1.08%) Apache Hive
14 76 (0.99%) MongoDB
15 66 (0.86%) QlikView
16 65 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
17 60 (0.78%) RDBMS
18 55 (0.72%) Data Mining
19 51 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
20 47 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 271 (3.53%) JIRA
2 212 (2.76%) Maven
3 194 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 193 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 145 (1.89%) Subversion
6 125 (1.63%) Selenium
7 112 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 101 (1.32%) JUnit
9 74 (0.96%) Eclipse
10 68 (0.89%) Ant
11 67 (0.87%) Cucumber
12 47 (0.61%) IntelliJ
13 44 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 43 (0.56%) SoapUI
15 40 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 40 (0.52%) Grunt
16 39 (0.51%) HP UFT
17 36 (0.47%) Hudson
18 34 (0.44%) SpecFlow
19 32 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4373 (56.98%) Finance
2 1688 (21.99%) Investment Banking
3 894 (11.65%) Retail
4 549 (7.15%) Retail Banking
5 527 (6.87%) Front Office
6 217 (2.83%) Financial Institution
7 188 (2.45%) Back Office
8 143 (1.86%) Legal
9 137 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 113 (1.47%) Marketing
11 104 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
12 41 (0.53%) International Banking
13 39 (0.51%) Publishing
14 37 (0.48%) Law
15 36 (0.47%) Private Banking
16 34 (0.44%) General Ledger
17 27 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
18 23 (0.30%) Billing
19 15 (0.20%) Advertising
19 15 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1849 (24.09%) Analyst
2 1745 (22.74%) Developer
3 1040 (13.55%) Business Analyst
4 843 (10.98%) Project Manager
5 632 (8.23%) Banking Analyst
6 618 (8.05%) Architect
7 535 (6.97%) Java Developer
8 364 (4.74%) Consultant
9 323 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 308 (4.01%) Banking Business Analyst
11 258 (3.36%) C# Developer
12 249 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
13 237 (3.09%) Banking Project Manager
14 208 (2.71%) SQL Developer
15 205 (2.67%) Administrator
16 199 (2.59%) IT Manager
17 198 (2.58%) Financial Analyst
17 198 (2.58%) Test Analyst
18 184 (2.40%) JavaScript Developer
19 165 (2.15%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 646 (8.42%) HTML
2 470 (6.12%) .NET
3 456 (5.94%) CSS
4 432 (5.63%) AngularJS
5 430 (5.60%) HTML5
6 340 (4.43%) Spring
7 320 (4.17%) XML
8 273 (3.56%) Web Services
9 254 (3.31%) CSS3
10 205 (2.67%) REST
11 166 (2.16%) Middleware
12 162 (2.11%) SOAP
13 152 (1.98%) ASP.NET
14 149 (1.94%) jQuery
15 132 (1.72%) Node.js
16 124 (1.62%) J2EE
17 115 (1.50%) JSON
18 111 (1.45%) Hibernate
19 107 (1.39%) React
20 101 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 604 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 370 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 338 (4.40%) User Experience
4 289 (3.77%) Derivative
5 230 (3.00%) Fixed Income
6 210 (2.74%) Equities
7 202 (2.63%) Data Centre
8 189 (2.46%) Credit Risk
9 141 (1.84%) Mainframe
10 140 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 135 (1.76%) Market Risk
12 128 (1.67%) Management Information System
13 125 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
14 109 (1.42%) Online Banking
15 102 (1.33%) Computer Science
16 97 (1.26%) Virtual Team
17 91 (1.19%) Fintech
18 83 (1.08%) Mathematics
19 71 (0.93%) Reference Data
19 71 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 695 (9.06%) Linux
2 689 (8.98%) Unix
3 655 (8.53%) Windows
4 206 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 160 (2.08%) Solaris
6 157 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 87 (1.13%) Android
8 84 (1.09%) AIX
9 82 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 76 (0.99%) Apple iOS
11 64 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 58 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (0.44%) zOS
15 27 (0.35%) Windows XP
16 17 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 15 (0.20%) SUSE
18 14 (0.18%) Windows 10
19 10 (0.13%) Windows 8
20 9 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1777 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1028 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 869 (11.32%) Project Management
4 579 (7.54%) Business Analysis
5 534 (6.96%) Migration
6 461 (6.01%) Scrum
7 437 (5.69%) TDD
8 375 (4.89%) SDLC
9 357 (4.65%) Change Management
10 344 (4.48%) DevOps
10 344 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 299 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
12 297 (3.87%) Data Analysis
13 295 (3.84%) ITIL
14 273 (3.56%) PRINCE2
15 268 (3.49%) Risk Management
16 264 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
17 228 (2.97%) Data Modelling
18 225 (2.93%) Analytics
19 220 (2.87%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1343 (17.50%) SQL
2 1282 (16.70%) Java
3 695 (9.06%) JavaScript
4 503 (6.55%) C#
5 314 (4.09%) Python
6 214 (2.79%) Perl
7 180 (2.35%) C++
8 168 (2.19%) VBA
9 157 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 156 (2.03%) PL/SQL
11 144 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 126 (1.64%) Scala
13 118 (1.54%) C
14 110 (1.43%) T-SQL
15 93 (1.21%) Ruby
16 77 (1.00%) Bash Shell
17 47 (0.61%) VB
18 42 (0.55%) COBOL
18 42 (0.55%) R
19 36 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 341 (4.44%) Degree
2 103 (1.34%) ISEB
3 99 (1.29%) PMP
4 93 (1.21%) PMI Certification
5 65 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (0.79%) CISSP
7 60 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 51 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (0.59%) CCNP
10 44 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 35 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (0.43%) MCSE
13 29 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 26 (0.34%) Security Cleared
15 25 (0.33%) CCNA
16 24 (0.31%) CCIE
17 21 (0.27%) CISA
18 18 (0.23%) RHCE
19 17 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 15 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (2.89%) QA
2 115 (1.50%) MiFID
3 103 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 58 (0.76%) SLA
5 57 (0.74%) SEPA
6 45 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 43 (0.56%) FATCA
8 42 (0.55%) EMIR
9 35 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 34 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
11 31 (0.40%) COBIT
12 25 (0.33%) Basel III
13 20 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (0.20%) ISO20022
15 9 (0.12%) Basel II
15 9 (0.12%) COREP
16 7 (0.091%) CRD IV
17 5 (0.065%) Disclosure Scotland
17 5 (0.065%) SAS 70
17 5 (0.065%) SDET
System Software
1 175 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 117 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (0.72%) Docker
4 40 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
6 38 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 34 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 32 (0.42%) KVM
9 29 (0.38%) XenApp
10 25 (0.33%) RACF
11 23 (0.30%) NFS
11 23 (0.30%) Xen
12 22 (0.29%) HDFS
13 21 (0.27%) vSphere
14 19 (0.25%) SRDF
15 16 (0.21%) XenDesktop
16 15 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
16 15 (0.20%) VMware ESX
17 13 (0.17%) Firmware
18 12 (0.16%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 174 (2.27%) Puppet
2 127 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 89 (1.16%) Ansible
5 53 (0.69%) Control-M
6 49 (0.64%) Nagios
6 49 (0.64%) SCCM
7 40 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
8 37 (0.48%) Tivoli
9 30 (0.39%) zSecure
10 19 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 18 (0.23%) SCOM
12 16 (0.21%) BladeLogic
13 10 (0.13%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.12%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
14 9 (0.12%) Salt
15 8 (0.10%) CA Wily
15 8 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
15 8 (0.10%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 828 (10.79%) Oracle
2 468 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 272 (3.54%) IBM
4 193 (2.51%) Cisco
5 180 (2.35%) HP
5 180 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 176 (2.29%) VMware
7 113 (1.47%) Sybase
8 94 (1.22%) Citrix
8 94 (1.22%) Murex
9 82 (1.07%) Splunk
10 80 (1.04%) SAP
11 79 (1.03%) EMC
12 73 (0.95%) Veritas
13 65 (0.85%) Bloomberg
14 64 (0.83%) Teradata
15 62 (0.81%) TIBCO
16 58 (0.76%) Informatica
17 55 (0.72%) Tableau
18 53 (0.69%) CheckPoint
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