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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 37 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 15 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.04% 1.73% 1.22%
As % of the General category 8.02% 5.71% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £378 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £340 £477
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £416 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £29.25 £37.50 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +17.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £37.50 £32.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £32.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-37.77% +2.27%
General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
187 140 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.93% 30.30% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 42 99
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £540 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 28
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.84% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.95 £38.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Banking Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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
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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 0 6 £406 - 2
Chelmsford +3 1 £290 -31.76% 1
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Thurrock - - - -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 30 (83.33%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) MS Office
2 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (25.00%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (22.22%) Linux
4 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 7 (19.44%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) VBA
6 6 (16.67%) DB2
6 6 (16.67%) J2EE
6 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 6 (16.67%) MQSeries
6 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) Legal
8 4 (11.11%) Android
8 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.33%) SUSE
9 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 6 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Office
2 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) BASE24
1 1 (2.78%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) ATM
1 1 (2.78%) CTI
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) DB2
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Lombardi
General
1 30 (83.33%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) COM+
2 1 (2.78%) WPF
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Android
4 3 (8.33%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) SOA
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) VBA
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) COBOL
4 1 (2.78%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (5.56%) webMethods
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
4 2 (5.56%) Software AG
4 2 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) CA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
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