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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 29 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 25 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.12% 3.02% 3.72%
As % of the General category 15.53% 13.24% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 13
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£400 £443 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% +16.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £366 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £490 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £388 £377
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -31.66%
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
161 68 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.99% 22.82% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 39 42
Average daily rate £381 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £272 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.75 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £25.10 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
Gloucester +5 15 £400 -9.09% 4
Stroud - - - -
Cheltenham - - - - 7
Cirencester - - - - 5
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 23 (67.65%) Retail
2 21 (61.76%) Business Objects
3 19 (55.88%) SQL
4 18 (52.94%) Retail Banking
5 15 (44.12%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (29.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
10 7 (20.59%) Toad
10 7 (20.59%) Teradata
10 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (14.71%) UNIX
12 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
12 5 (14.71%) VBA
12 5 (14.71%) Project Management
13 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (11.76%) ETL
14 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
14 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
14 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
14 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
14 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
15 2 (5.88%) Marketing
15 2 (5.88%) Web Development
15 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
15 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
15 2 (5.88%) MS Office
15 2 (5.88%) Microsoft

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Toad
General
1 23 (67.65%) Retail
2 18 (52.94%) Retail Banking
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Business Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Excel Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Teradata Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) ETL
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.94%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (14.71%) VBA
3 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.94%) Basel II
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Business Objects
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 7 (20.59%) Teradata
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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