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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 23 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing Banking 30 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.51% 4.17% 1.75%
As % of the General category 21.28% 14.71% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 8
Median daily rate £425 £438 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £364 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £480 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
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
141 136 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.59% 28.33% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 80 62
Median daily rate £395 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.70 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +8 23 £438 -1.40% 2
Cheltenham +2 1 - - 1
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 28 (73.68%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Retail
3 18 (47.37%) Retail Banking
4 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) SAS
7 4 (10.53%) Base SAS
7 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) ISEB
8 3 (7.89%) HP
8 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
8 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.89%) Test Management
8 3 (7.89%) JIRA
8 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (7.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Data Mapping
9 2 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.26%) SQL
10 1 (2.63%) .NET
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle

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 7 (18.42%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Base SAS
2 3 (7.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
General
1 28 (73.68%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Retail
3 18 (47.37%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
1 9 (23.68%) Test Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Banking Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Test Leader
5 4 (10.53%) Finance Manager
5 4 (10.53%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Report Manager
6 3 (7.89%) UAT Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Business Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) SAS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
7 2 (5.26%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Test Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.63%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) COBOL
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISEB
1 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) COREP
1 1 (2.63%) FINREP
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) ACF2
1 1 (2.63%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) CA
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Teradata
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