The 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 37 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 20 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.91% 3.23% 0.95%
As % of the General category 10.93% 9.02% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 1
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£525 £463 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +48.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £11.72 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.92% -38.31%
Banking
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
183 266 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.74% 35.80% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 147 58
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £159 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 38
Average hourly rate £36.80 £38.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +24.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £45.35 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -5 7 £525 +5.00% 9
Basildon -9 4 £600 +20.00% 2
Saffron Walden - 2 £538 -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 31 (77.50%) Finance
2 24 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (32.50%) Project Management
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (17.50%) PMP
7 6 (15.00%) .NET
7 6 (15.00%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.00%) SOA
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
10 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
10 3 (7.50%) Retail
10 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
10 3 (7.50%) UML
10 3 (7.50%) C#
10 3 (7.50%) Java
10 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.50%) Middleware
10 3 (7.50%) Front Office

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) AccuRev
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (77.50%) Finance
2 24 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Information Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Head of Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) WCF
4 1 (2.50%) LINQ
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.50%) JMS
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) XSD
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Project Management
2 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 2 (5.00%) HOOD
7 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.00%) Use Case
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) C#
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) PMP
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) CEH
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (5.00%) Software AG
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) webMethods
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