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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 35 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Banking 18 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.28% 2.95% 1.94%
As % of the General category 12.00% 9.39% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 1
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£600 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -27.27%
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
150 213 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.63% 31.42% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 102 49
Average daily rate £415 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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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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 -4 7 £600 +14.28% 3
Basildon +3 4 £625 +38.88% 5
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (79.49%) Finance
2 21 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) Wealth Management
7 6 (15.38%) .NET
7 6 (15.38%) Degree
7 6 (15.38%) Retail
8 5 (12.82%) Retail Banking
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.26%) UML
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.26%) Information Architecture
10 3 (7.69%) MVC
10 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (7.69%) Front Office
10 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.69%) TDD
10 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.69%) SOA
10 3 (7.69%) Cisco
10 3 (7.69%) MS Visio

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (5.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 21 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.38%) Retail
4 5 (12.82%) Retail Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Front Office
6 2 (5.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Information Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Planner
6 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Head of Testing
7 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) JAX-RS
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.56%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.56%) JPA
3 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.56%) WPF
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) JAAS
3 1 (2.56%) XSD
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.95%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) Wealth Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.26%) UML
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
5 4 (10.26%) Information Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) MVC
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) Use Case
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) CEH
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) VCP4
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.56%) Applix
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Software AG
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) webMethods
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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