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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 18 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 3495 4816 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.64% 9.50% 8.81%
As % of the General category 21.07% 24.51% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2467 3167 3533
Median daily rate £509 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 18
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £16.08 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £100.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+85.50% +72.50%
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
16591 19649 20312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.28% 38.78% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11090 12722 13236
Median daily rate £451 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 521 493
Median hourly rate £22.84 £27.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 2734 £550 +4.76% 667
South East -58 146 £400 -11.11% 35
North West -30 145 £406 -4.41% 25
Yorkshire +3 130 £425 +6.25% 10
South West -5 113 £425 - 27
East Midlands +7 98 £415 -5.14% 18
West Midlands -5 60 £413 -7.30% 5
East of England -6 44 £400 -16.88% 33
North East -49 16 £263 -41.66% 3
Midlands +1 1 £450 -5.26%
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 4205 (57.82%) Finance
2 1952 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
3 1727 (23.75%) Investment Banking
4 1279 (17.59%) SQL
5 1270 (17.46%) Java
6 971 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 852 (11.72%) Retail
8 760 (10.45%) Project Management
9 702 (9.65%) JavaScript
10 671 (9.23%) Oracle
11 645 (8.87%) HTML
12 637 (8.76%) Linux
13 616 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
14 594 (8.17%) Unix
15 585 (8.04%) Windows
16 556 (7.65%) Scrum
17 521 (7.16%) SQL Server
18 520 (7.15%) Business Analysis
19 513 (7.05%) Microsoft
20 511 (7.03%) Retail Banking
21 502 (6.90%) AngularJS
22 498 (6.85%) Front Office
23 491 (6.75%) C#
24 483 (6.64%) TDD
25 466 (6.41%) .NET
26 464 (6.38%) CSS
27 444 (6.11%) Migration
28 443 (6.09%) HTML5
29 435 (5.98%) MS Excel
30 434 (5.97%) DevOps

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
1 212 (2.92%) Apache Spark
2 189 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 188 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 129 (1.77%) SAS
5 128 (1.76%) Confluence
6 115 (1.58%) Apache
7 90 (1.24%) IIS
8 80 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 70 (0.96%) JBoss
10 67 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 64 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
12 50 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
13 46 (0.63%) MS Exchange
14 37 (0.51%) Apache Pig
15 36 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
16 29 (0.40%) Skype for Business
17 27 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
17 27 (0.37%) CMS
18 25 (0.34%) IBM Notes
18 25 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 435 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 262 (3.60%) MS Office
3 226 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 182 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 138 (1.90%) MS Project
6 44 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 43 (0.59%) Photoshop
8 28 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
9 19 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 12 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.096%) SPSS
12 4 (0.055%) Open Workbench
13 3 (0.041%) Flinto
14 2 (0.028%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.028%) FrameMaker
14 2 (0.028%) HipChat
14 2 (0.028%) InDesign
14 2 (0.028%) InVision
15 1 (0.014%) EViews
15 1 (0.014%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 30 (0.41%) SAP FI
2 26 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (0.34%) SAP CO
3 25 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (0.26%) Summit
5 18 (0.25%) Temenos T24
6 15 (0.21%) Eikon
7 9 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
7 9 (0.12%) Endur
7 9 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.096%) HFM
8 7 (0.096%) SAP FSCM
9 6 (0.083%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.069%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.069%) Misys Equation
10 5 (0.069%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 5 (0.069%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.069%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 140 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (0.96%) PaaS
4 61 (0.84%) GitHub
5 33 (0.45%) IaaS
6 27 (0.37%) OpenShift
7 19 (0.26%) Office 365
7 19 (0.26%) SaaS
8 18 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.18%) CloudBees
10 11 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
10 11 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
11 9 (0.12%) Bluemix
12 8 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.083%) Heroku
15 5 (0.069%) Google Compute Engine
15 5 (0.069%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 145 (1.99%) Firewall
2 142 (1.95%) Internet
3 94 (1.29%) SAN
4 76 (1.05%) DNS
4 76 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 74 (1.02%) WAN
6 73 (1.00%) LAN
7 57 (0.78%) HTTP
8 56 (0.77%) LDAP
9 48 (0.66%) Network Security
10 38 (0.52%) NAS
11 35 (0.48%) ATM
12 32 (0.44%) SSL
13 29 (0.40%) DHCP
14 26 (0.36%) Multicast
15 25 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 23 (0.32%) BIG-IP
16 23 (0.32%) Intranet
16 23 (0.32%) VPN
17 22 (0.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 386 (5.31%) Big Data
3 331 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 223 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 184 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 162 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 146 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 120 (1.65%) MongoDB
9 119 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 114 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 104 (1.43%) Apache Hive
12 93 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 85 (1.17%) DB2
14 83 (1.14%) HBase
15 80 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 80 (1.10%) RDBMS
16 77 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
17 72 (0.99%) QlikView
18 60 (0.83%) MySQL
19 50 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 337 (4.63%) JIRA
2 267 (3.67%) Jenkins
3 236 (3.25%) Git (software)
4 182 (2.50%) Maven
5 131 (1.80%) Selenium
6 122 (1.68%) JUnit
7 121 (1.66%) TeamCity
8 108 (1.49%) Subversion
9 63 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 62 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 59 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
12 54 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 54 (0.74%) Hudson
13 52 (0.72%) Ant
14 49 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 45 (0.62%) Mockito
16 42 (0.58%) Gradle
16 42 (0.58%) Grunt
17 36 (0.50%) ClearCase
18 35 (0.48%) NUnit
General
1 4205 (57.82%) Finance
2 1727 (23.75%) Investment Banking
3 852 (11.72%) Retail
4 511 (7.03%) Retail Banking
5 498 (6.85%) Front Office
6 190 (2.61%) Financial Institution
7 181 (2.49%) Back Office
8 179 (2.46%) Telecoms
9 145 (1.99%) Legal
10 118 (1.62%) Marketing
11 108 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
12 41 (0.56%) Private Banking
13 37 (0.51%) Law
14 35 (0.48%) Advertising
15 34 (0.47%) Games
16 29 (0.40%) Publishing
17 25 (0.34%) General Ledger
18 21 (0.29%) International Banking
19 20 (0.28%) Billing
19 20 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1901 (26.14%) Developer
2 1654 (22.74%) Analyst
3 949 (13.05%) Business Analyst
4 642 (8.83%) Project Manager
5 585 (8.04%) Architect
6 561 (7.71%) Java Developer
7 475 (6.53%) Banking Analyst
8 311 (4.28%) Consultant
9 308 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 229 (3.15%) Banking Business Analyst
11 209 (2.87%) C# Developer
12 207 (2.85%) JavaScript Developer
13 186 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
14 180 (2.48%) Administrator
15 170 (2.34%) SQL Developer
16 158 (2.17%) .NET Developer
17 157 (2.16%) Banking Project Manager
18 156 (2.15%) Financial Analyst
19 152 (2.09%) IT Manager
20 151 (2.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 645 (8.87%) HTML
2 502 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 466 (6.41%) .NET
4 464 (6.38%) CSS
5 443 (6.09%) HTML5
6 343 (4.72%) Spring
7 278 (3.82%) Web Services
8 262 (3.60%) CSS3
9 252 (3.47%) XML
10 237 (3.26%) REST
11 209 (2.87%) React
12 198 (2.72%) jQuery
13 174 (2.39%) Node.js
14 168 (2.31%) Middleware
15 154 (2.12%) Hibernate
16 141 (1.94%) ASP.NET
17 139 (1.91%) J2EE
18 138 (1.90%) SOAP
19 136 (1.87%) JSON
20 108 (1.49%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 616 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 386 (5.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 373 (5.13%) User Experience
4 269 (3.70%) Derivative
5 254 (3.49%) Equities
6 245 (3.37%) Fixed Income
7 181 (2.49%) Data Centre
8 160 (2.20%) Credit Risk
9 155 (2.13%) Computer Science
10 153 (2.10%) Fintech
11 138 (1.90%) Management Information System
12 135 (1.86%) Market Risk
13 133 (1.83%) Virtual Team
14 109 (1.50%) Visualisation
15 108 (1.49%) Mainframe
16 101 (1.39%) Mobile App
17 92 (1.27%) Mathematics
18 87 (1.20%) Online Banking
19 79 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
20 77 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 637 (8.76%) Linux
2 594 (8.17%) Unix
3 585 (8.04%) Windows
4 177 (2.43%) Windows Server
5 109 (1.50%) Solaris
6 108 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 77 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 77 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 72 (0.99%) Android
9 58 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 54 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 47 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 46 (0.63%) AIX
13 34 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 30 (0.41%) zOS
15 16 (0.22%) SUSE
15 16 (0.22%) Windows 10
16 10 (0.14%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.096%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.083%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1952 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
2 971 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 760 (10.45%) Project Management
4 556 (7.65%) Scrum
5 520 (7.15%) Business Analysis
6 483 (6.64%) TDD
7 444 (6.11%) Migration
8 434 (5.97%) DevOps
9 349 (4.80%) Change Management
10 341 (4.69%) SDLC
11 328 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
12 319 (4.39%) ITIL
13 315 (4.33%) Analytics
14 296 (4.07%) Data Analysis
15 282 (3.88%) OO
16 281 (3.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 271 (3.73%) Data Modelling
18 270 (3.71%) Risk Management
19 255 (3.51%) PRINCE2
20 227 (3.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1279 (17.59%) SQL
2 1270 (17.46%) Java
3 702 (9.65%) JavaScript
4 491 (6.75%) C#
5 355 (4.88%) Python
6 220 (3.03%) Scala
7 201 (2.76%) C++
8 167 (2.30%) Perl
9 161 (2.21%) Shell Script
10 148 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 135 (1.86%) T-SQL
12 129 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 125 (1.72%) VBA
14 104 (1.43%) C
15 70 (0.96%) Bash Shell
16 66 (0.91%) Ruby
17 46 (0.63%) Korn
18 43 (0.59%) ES6
19 42 (0.58%) R
20 40 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 398 (5.47%) Degree
2 87 (1.20%) ISEB
3 81 (1.11%) PMP
4 69 (0.95%) PMI Certification
5 58 (0.80%) CISSP
6 54 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 44 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 41 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (0.50%) CCNP
10 36 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (0.44%) PhD
12 29 (0.40%) CISA
12 29 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 26 (0.36%) CISM
14 25 (0.34%) CCNA
15 22 (0.30%) MCSE
16 19 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (0.25%) ACCA
17 18 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (3.52%) QA
2 150 (2.06%) MiFID
3 94 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 62 (0.85%) SLA
5 60 (0.83%) FATCA
6 42 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 39 (0.54%) SEPA
8 37 (0.51%) EMIR
9 33 (0.45%) COBIT
9 33 (0.45%) PCI DSS
10 32 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
11 28 (0.39%) Basel III
12 13 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (0.17%) Basel II
14 11 (0.15%) SDET
15 8 (0.11%) ISO 9001
15 8 (0.11%) Solvency II
16 7 (0.096%) ISO20022
17 6 (0.083%) COREP
18 5 (0.069%) CRD IV
System Software
1 149 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 101 (1.39%) Docker
3 99 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (0.69%) HDFS
5 35 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 29 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 28 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 27 (0.37%) NFS
9 24 (0.33%) KVM
10 22 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 21 (0.29%) XenApp
12 20 (0.28%) Apache Flume
13 19 (0.26%) VMware ESX
14 18 (0.25%) SRDF
14 18 (0.25%) Xen
14 18 (0.25%) XenDesktop
15 13 (0.18%) vSphere
16 11 (0.15%) Firmware
17 9 (0.12%) RACF
17 9 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 174 (2.39%) Puppet
2 142 (1.95%) Ansible
3 122 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 59 (0.81%) Tivoli
6 58 (0.80%) SCCM
7 38 (0.52%) Control-M
8 33 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
9 30 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
9 30 (0.41%) Nagios
10 19 (0.26%) Salt
10 19 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 17 (0.23%) SCOM
12 15 (0.21%) MOM
13 14 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (0.19%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
14 12 (0.17%) logstash
14 12 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
15 11 (0.15%) Grafana
Vendors
1 671 (9.23%) Oracle
2 513 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 251 (3.45%) IBM
4 184 (2.53%) Cisco
5 159 (2.19%) VMware
6 146 (2.01%) Sybase
7 135 (1.86%) HP
8 130 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 110 (1.51%) Splunk
10 103 (1.42%) SAP
11 98 (1.35%) Bloomberg
12 94 (1.29%) MuleSoft
13 84 (1.16%) Citrix
14 75 (1.03%) Reuters
15 73 (1.00%) Adobe
16 64 (0.88%) Murex
17 62 (0.85%) Atlassian
18 60 (0.83%) Teradata
19 56 (0.77%) CheckPoint
20 53 (0.73%) Google
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + 300 on-call allowance p/m
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £780 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 months contract initial
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £595 - £645 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + On Limited Company basis
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago