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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 38 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Banking 19 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.44% 2.81% 0.97%
As % of the General category 8.88% 7.77% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 1
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£525 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -35.55%
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
214 206 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.70% 36.20% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 114 42
Average daily rate £413 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £140 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 40
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.41 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.60% -1.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £46.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +7 10 £563 +25.00% 5
Basildon -8 3 £600 -7.69% 4
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (83.78%) Finance
2 22 (59.46%) Telecoms
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) Software Delivery
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (21.62%) PMP
6 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
8 4 (10.81%) Information Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (10.81%) .NET
9 3 (8.11%) XML
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.11%) SOA
9 3 (8.11%) Middleware
9 3 (8.11%) Wealth Management
9 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
9 3 (8.11%) Retail
10 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
10 2 (5.41%) WPF
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.41%) SQL
10 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
10 2 (5.41%) HOOD

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.70%) AccuRev
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (83.78%) Finance
2 22 (59.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
4 2 (5.41%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Information Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) WPF
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.70%) LINQ
4 1 (2.70%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) Struts
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) XSD
4 1 (2.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Project Management
2 10 (27.03%) Software Delivery
3 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Information Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.11%) Wealth Management
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) HOOD
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) PMP
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) CISA
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
1 2 (5.41%) Software AG
2 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) webMethods
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
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