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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 38 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing Banking 14 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.14% 3.20% 7.24%
As % of the General category 10.22% 11.76% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 21
Average daily rate £425 £408 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £307 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £478 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £9.94
% change year-on-year
+31.70% +5.03%
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
137 136 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.72% 27.20% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 66 69
Average daily rate £400 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 6
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester +10 10 £390 +0.64%
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Dimensional Modelling
5 10 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (27.03%) Teradata
6 9 (24.32%) Unix
6 9 (24.32%) SAS
6 9 (24.32%) Oracle
7 8 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
9 6 (16.22%) Web Development
9 6 (16.22%) Retail
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.51%) Retail Banking
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
11 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
12 3 (8.11%) MVC
12 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
12 3 (8.11%) Migration
12 3 (8.11%) .NET
12 3 (8.11%) C#
12 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
12 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
12 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (24.32%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) Data Mart
5 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Toad
General
1 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Retail
4 5 (13.51%) Retail Banking
5 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
6 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle BI Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (8.11%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Teradata Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Financial Services Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Mortgage Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Product Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Director
8 2 (5.41%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Teradata Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (27.03%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) MVC
8 2 (5.41%) Product Management
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Cash Management
9 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.70%) Service Management
9 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Validation
9 1 (2.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Teradata
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) SAP