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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 18 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 3705 4440 4486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.55% 8.71% 9.19%
As % of the General category 20.82% 22.30% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2698 3138 3324
Median daily rate £500 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £671 £638 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.98 £17.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £71.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -49.68%
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
17796 19914 18876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.29% 39.07% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12047 13119 12077
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 491 537
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.18 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -2 2692 £525 +5.00% 684
South East +14 264 £425 -5.55% 83
North West +4 255 £425 - 21
Yorkshire -1 176 £405 +1.25% 22
South West -14 120 £375 -7.40% 24
East Midlands -5 79 £450 - 8
West Midlands -31 68 £400 -5.88% 20
East of England -3 35 £363 -19.44% 24
North East -63 14 £410 -5.20% 5
Midlands -4 2 £410 -34.40%
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4429 (56.37%) Finance
2 1922 (24.46%) Investment Banking
3 1660 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1424 (18.12%) SQL
5 1376 (17.51%) Java
6 1040 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 932 (11.86%) Project Management
8 860 (10.95%) Retail
9 840 (10.69%) Oracle
10 695 (8.85%) Linux
11 688 (8.76%) Unix
12 684 (8.71%) Windows
13 661 (8.41%) JavaScript
14 639 (8.13%) HTML
15 630 (8.02%) Front Office
16 618 (7.87%) SQL Server
17 584 (7.43%) Migration
18 574 (7.31%) C#
19 572 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
20 552 (7.03%) Business Analysis
21 528 (6.72%) Retail Banking
22 513 (6.53%) .NET
23 507 (6.45%) Microsoft
24 468 (5.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 465 (5.92%) TDD
26 444 (5.65%) Scrum
27 436 (5.55%) MS Excel
28 431 (5.49%) SDLC
29 425 (5.41%) CSS
30 389 (4.95%) AngularJS

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
1 188 (2.39%) WebSphere
2 158 (2.01%) SAS
3 154 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 149 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 135 (1.72%) Apache
6 109 (1.39%) IIS
7 92 (1.17%) Apache Spark
8 87 (1.11%) MS Exchange
9 84 (1.07%) JBoss
10 63 (0.80%) Confluence
11 58 (0.74%) Jetty
12 57 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
12 57 (0.73%) WebLogic
13 47 (0.60%) CMS
14 36 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
15 32 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
16 31 (0.39%) Skype for Business
17 30 (0.38%) nginx
18 29 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 28 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 436 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 254 (3.23%) MS Office
3 184 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 141 (1.79%) MS Project
5 97 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 39 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 29 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 24 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.089%) FrameMaker
11 5 (0.064%) Open Workbench
11 5 (0.064%) SPSS
12 4 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.038%) InDesign
14 1 (0.013%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.013%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 26 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 26 (0.33%) Temenos T24
2 21 (0.27%) ION MarketView
3 18 (0.23%) Summit
4 17 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 16 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 15 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (0.14%) Misys Equation
8 11 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
10 9 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
10 9 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
10 9 (0.11%) WebTrends
11 8 (0.10%) Eikon
11 8 (0.10%) Finacle
11 8 (0.10%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 97 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (0.51%) PaaS
4 39 (0.50%) GitHub
5 26 (0.33%) SaaS
6 20 (0.25%) Office 365
7 17 (0.22%) IaaS
8 11 (0.14%) Heroku
9 10 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.089%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.064%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.038%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.038%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.038%) Trello
15 2 (0.025%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 162 (2.06%) SAN
2 146 (1.86%) Firewall
3 104 (1.32%) Internet
4 91 (1.16%) NAS
5 84 (1.07%) DNS
6 82 (1.04%) HTTP
6 82 (1.04%) WAN
7 81 (1.03%) LAN
8 64 (0.81%) TCP/IP
9 61 (0.78%) Network Security
10 45 (0.57%) LDAP
11 40 (0.51%) VPN
12 39 (0.50%) Intranet
13 29 (0.37%) ATM
14 28 (0.36%) DHCP
14 28 (0.36%) Multicast
15 27 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
16 26 (0.33%) MPLS
17 25 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 256 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 191 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 187 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 185 (2.35%) Big Data
6 175 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 172 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 140 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 118 (1.50%) NoSQL
10 94 (1.20%) DB2
11 92 (1.17%) MySQL
12 88 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 88 (1.12%) Apache Hive
13 81 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 81 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 80 (1.02%) MongoDB
14 80 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
15 75 (0.95%) QlikView
16 72 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
17 59 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 238 (3.03%) JIRA
2 198 (2.52%) Maven
3 183 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 169 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 139 (1.77%) Subversion
6 136 (1.73%) Selenium
7 95 (1.21%) JUnit
8 93 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 78 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 66 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 59 (0.75%) Ant
12 54 (0.69%) IntelliJ
12 54 (0.69%) SoapUI
13 53 (0.67%) HP UFT
14 51 (0.65%) SpecFlow
15 35 (0.45%) Visual Studio
16 34 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 33 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (0.41%) Mockito
19 31 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 4429 (56.37%) Finance
2 1922 (24.46%) Investment Banking
3 860 (10.95%) Retail
4 630 (8.02%) Front Office
5 528 (6.72%) Retail Banking
6 210 (2.67%) Back Office
7 196 (2.49%) Financial Institution
8 171 (2.18%) Legal
9 141 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 102 (1.30%) Marketing
11 100 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
12 57 (0.73%) International Banking
13 48 (0.61%) Private Banking
14 47 (0.60%) Law
15 42 (0.53%) Publishing
16 35 (0.45%) General Ledger
17 32 (0.41%) Spanish Language
18 26 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
19 22 (0.28%) Billing
20 19 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1935 (24.63%) Analyst
2 1853 (23.58%) Developer
3 1059 (13.48%) Business Analyst
4 866 (11.02%) Project Manager
5 669 (8.51%) Banking Analyst
6 626 (7.97%) Java Developer
7 567 (7.22%) Architect
8 343 (4.37%) Consultant
9 318 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 307 (3.91%) Banking Business Analyst
11 265 (3.37%) Banking Project Manager
12 252 (3.21%) C# Developer
13 243 (3.09%) SQL Developer
14 229 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
15 222 (2.83%) Test Analyst
16 182 (2.32%) Administrator
17 181 (2.30%) IT Manager
18 179 (2.28%) Programme Manager
19 178 (2.27%) Financial Analyst
20 171 (2.18%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 639 (8.13%) HTML
2 513 (6.53%) .NET
3 425 (5.41%) CSS
4 389 (4.95%) AngularJS
5 380 (4.84%) HTML5
6 348 (4.43%) XML
7 341 (4.34%) Spring
8 305 (3.88%) Web Services
9 276 (3.51%) REST
10 232 (2.95%) CSS3
11 192 (2.44%) SOAP
12 157 (2.00%) Middleware
13 150 (1.91%) ASP.NET
14 137 (1.74%) J2EE
15 129 (1.64%) jQuery
16 121 (1.54%) JSON
17 114 (1.45%) Hibernate
18 109 (1.39%) Node.js
19 106 (1.35%) JMS
20 102 (1.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 572 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 468 (5.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 381 (4.85%) Derivative
4 304 (3.87%) User Experience
5 283 (3.60%) Equities
6 273 (3.47%) Fixed Income
7 209 (2.66%) Credit Risk
8 205 (2.61%) Data Centre
9 156 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 138 (1.76%) Market Risk
11 137 (1.74%) Mainframe
12 117 (1.49%) Management Information System
13 115 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
14 99 (1.26%) Online Banking
15 97 (1.23%) Computer Science
16 91 (1.16%) Mathematics
17 89 (1.13%) Virtual Team
18 77 (0.98%) Reference Data
19 75 (0.95%) PMI
20 74 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 695 (8.85%) Linux
2 688 (8.76%) Unix
3 684 (8.71%) Windows
4 205 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 164 (2.09%) Solaris
6 162 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 100 (1.27%) Android
8 97 (1.23%) AIX
9 90 (1.15%) Apple iOS
10 85 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 74 (0.94%) Windows 7
12 72 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 49 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (0.43%) zOS
15 24 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 16 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 16 (0.20%) Windows 10
17 14 (0.18%) SUSE
18 12 (0.15%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1660 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1040 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 932 (11.86%) Project Management
4 584 (7.43%) Migration
5 552 (7.03%) Business Analysis
6 465 (5.92%) TDD
7 444 (5.65%) Scrum
8 431 (5.49%) SDLC
9 335 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 334 (4.25%) Change Management
11 330 (4.20%) Risk Management
12 305 (3.88%) PRINCE2
13 297 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
14 292 (3.72%) ITIL
15 281 (3.58%) DevOps
16 271 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
17 251 (3.19%) Data Modelling
18 245 (3.12%) Analytics
19 243 (3.09%) Data Analysis
20 218 (2.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1424 (18.12%) SQL
2 1376 (17.51%) Java
3 661 (8.41%) JavaScript
4 574 (7.31%) C#
5 311 (3.96%) Python
6 219 (2.79%) Perl
7 194 (2.47%) C++
8 173 (2.20%) PowerShell
9 167 (2.13%) VBA
10 164 (2.09%) Shell Script
11 145 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 124 (1.58%) T-SQL
13 113 (1.44%) Scala
14 112 (1.43%) C
15 97 (1.23%) Ruby
16 89 (1.13%) Bash Shell
17 67 (0.85%) VB
18 49 (0.62%) VB.NET
19 42 (0.53%) COBOL
20 38 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 324 (4.12%) Degree
2 137 (1.74%) PMI Certification
3 107 (1.36%) PMP
4 91 (1.16%) ISEB
5 65 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 53 (0.67%) CISSP
7 51 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 48 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (0.42%) CCNP
11 33 (0.42%) MCSE
12 31 (0.39%) Security Cleared
13 29 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 23 (0.29%) CCIE
15 20 (0.25%) CCNA
15 20 (0.25%) SC Cleared
16 17 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 16 (0.20%) PhD
18 15 (0.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (3.04%) QA
2 133 (1.69%) MiFID
3 121 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 63 (0.80%) EMIR
5 61 (0.78%) SEPA
5 61 (0.78%) SLA
6 59 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
7 53 (0.67%) FATCA
8 34 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 28 (0.36%) Basel III
10 27 (0.34%) COBIT
11 24 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 19 (0.24%) Basel II
13 18 (0.23%) ISO20022
14 14 (0.18%) PCI DSS
15 12 (0.15%) AIFMD
16 11 (0.14%) COREP
16 11 (0.14%) CRD IV
17 8 (0.10%) IAS 39
18 6 (0.076%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 194 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 141 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 39 (0.50%) Docker
5 38 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 37 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
6 37 (0.47%) vSphere
7 33 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 29 (0.37%) XenApp
9 27 (0.34%) KVM
10 25 (0.32%) VMware ESX
10 25 (0.32%) Xen
11 23 (0.29%) NFS
12 22 (0.28%) HDFS
13 21 (0.27%) SRDF
14 20 (0.25%) RACF
14 20 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (0.23%) XenDesktop
16 12 (0.15%) ACF2
16 12 (0.15%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 151 (1.92%) Puppet
2 101 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 96 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (0.79%) SCCM
5 60 (0.76%) Nagios
6 55 (0.70%) Control-M
7 53 (0.67%) Ansible
8 50 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
9 37 (0.47%) Tivoli
10 32 (0.41%) SCOM
11 29 (0.37%) zSecure
12 27 (0.34%) NetBackup
13 15 (0.19%) EdgeSight
14 14 (0.18%) HP SIM
15 13 (0.17%) BladeLogic
15 13 (0.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 13 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
16 11 (0.14%) HAProxy
16 11 (0.14%) SCOrch
17 9 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 840 (10.69%) Oracle
2 507 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 280 (3.56%) IBM
4 195 (2.48%) VMware
5 184 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 182 (2.32%) HP
7 162 (2.06%) Cisco
8 158 (2.01%) Sybase
9 119 (1.51%) Citrix
10 114 (1.45%) Murex
11 94 (1.20%) EMC
12 92 (1.17%) SAP
13 76 (0.97%) Veritas
14 74 (0.94%) TIBCO
15 69 (0.88%) Bloomberg
16 67 (0.85%) Splunk
17 60 (0.76%) Teradata
18 58 (0.74%) Adobe
19 54 (0.69%) NetApp
20 53 (0.67%) Informatica
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Hydrogen Group
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Mortimer Spinks
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Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
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London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
Caspian One Ltd
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
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London
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London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Lorien Resourcing
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
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Egham, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £360 per day
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West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
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London
E-synergy Solutions
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Joseph Harry Ltd
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City, London
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Elevate Direct
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TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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