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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 46 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 18 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 2.47% 1.76%
As % of the General category 10.91% 8.33% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 3
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£475 £450 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £346 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
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
165 168 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.35% 29.63% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 94 63
Average daily rate £400 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 25
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 December 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 24 December 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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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
Basildon -2 5 £600 +33.33% 1
Brentwood -1 4 £600 +33.33% 4
Colchester +5 1 - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 20 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Wealth Management
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.76%) UML
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Retail
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
8 3 (8.82%) Test Management
8 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) Information Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.94%) OLAP
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 20 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) CRM Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Data Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Information Architect
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Planner
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) XSD
3 1 (2.94%) JAAS
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.94%) WPF
3 1 (2.94%) JPA
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Wealth Management
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) UML
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 3 (8.82%) Test Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Information Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Software AG
2 3 (8.82%) webMethods
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Applix
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
Basildon
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Brentwood
Real Staffing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago