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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 41 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 20 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.07% 1.44% 1.98%
As % of the General category 11.43% 4.17% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 6
Average daily rate
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£481 £330 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £326 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £406 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.25 £37.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.65 £37.50 £32.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.85 £37.50 £38.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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
175 168 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.57% 34.57% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 84 90
Average daily rate £438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £284 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 35
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +3 10 £575 - 7
Chelmsford +4 1 £488 +50.00% 2
Thurrock - - - -
Basildon - - - - 5
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (81.25%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) MS Office
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) VBA
6 7 (21.88%) Java
7 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) DB2
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
7 6 (18.75%) MQSeries
7 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
7 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
7 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (9.38%) .NET
10 3 (9.38%) ITIL
10 3 (9.38%) CRM
10 3 (9.38%) SOA
10 3 (9.38%) webMethods
10 3 (9.38%) Software AG
10 3 (9.38%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 6 (18.75%) MQSeries
1 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) CTI
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) DB2
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Lombardi
General
1 26 (81.25%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) CRM Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Information Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) J2EE
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) COM+
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) XSD
3 1 (3.13%) WPF
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) EMV
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) PKI
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) Open Source
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) SUSE
4 2 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Release Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
1 7 (21.88%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) JCL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) RACF
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Software AG
2 3 (9.38%) webMethods
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
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Posted: 3 days ago
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