The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 20 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 33 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.08% 4.51% 4.23%
As % of the General category 22.45% 17.46% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 19
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+78.78% +50.00%
Banking
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
147 126 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.55% 25.82% 33.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 78 77
Median daily rate £400 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.60 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Gloucestershire region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Gloucestershire region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +5 22 £475 +5.55%
Cheltenham +1 3 £363 -
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 20 (45.45%) Retail
3 18 (40.91%) Retail Banking
4 15 (34.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.64%) SAS
8 5 (11.36%) SQL
9 4 (9.09%) Base SAS
9 4 (9.09%) Test Management
9 4 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (6.82%) HP
10 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.82%) ISEB
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle
10 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (6.82%) Change Management
10 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.82%) JIRA
10 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
10 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (6.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
11 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Base SAS
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) OLAP
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.27%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 20 (45.45%) Retail
3 18 (40.91%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.55%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Finance Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Test Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Test Leader
4 4 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Banking Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Report Manager
5 3 (6.82%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Junior
6 2 (4.55%) Migration Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Strategy Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
6 2 (4.55%) UAT Manager
6 2 (4.55%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) Test Management
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) Change Management
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.55%) Document Management
6 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) COBOL
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) PHP
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISEB
1 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) COREP
1 1 (2.27%) FINREP
1 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) ACF2
1 1 (2.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) HP
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Teradata
3 1 (2.27%) CA
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy