The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 42 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 24 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.17% 1.22% 3.03%
As % of the General category 8.89% 3.79% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 12
Average daily rate £463 £313 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -26.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £313 £723
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
270 132 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.67% 32.12% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 59 57
Average daily rate £400 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £243 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 15
Average hourly rate £37.75 £30.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Banking
East of England

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Essex region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Essex region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 7 £500 - 1
Brentwood - 7 £500 - 1
Colchester - - - -
Witham - - - -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 36 (94.74%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (31.58%) Windows
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) IBM
5 7 (18.42%) MS Office
6 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 6 (15.79%) Java
6 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 6 (15.79%) Legal
7 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
7 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
8 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) COM+
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.53%) Degree
8 4 (10.53%) Android
9 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.89%) VB6
9 3 (7.89%) Back Office
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.89%) IIS
9 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) IIS
1 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (2.63%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) DNS
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) ATM
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 36 (94.74%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Legal
4 3 (7.89%) Back Office
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) COM+
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) XML
2 3 (7.89%) XSLT
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Android
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) SOA
4 3 (7.89%) Time Management
4 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
4 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Data Management
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) VB6
3 3 (7.89%) VB
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) Perl
3 3 (7.89%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.63%) MetaFrame
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) BMC
3 3 (7.89%) NetApp
3 3 (7.89%) Apple
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
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