The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 31 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Banking 13 10 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.28% 2.96% 7.22%
As % of the General category 10.40% 12.99% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 52
Average daily rate £358 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £363 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £430 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -34.00%
General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
125 77 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.57% 22.78% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 46 138
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Banking
South West

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -7 9 £358 -18.17% 4
Cheltenham - 1 £400 -
Cirencester - - - -
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (47.06%) Retail
2 13 (38.24%) Retail Banking
3 12 (35.29%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) MS Project
6 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (14.71%) Change Control
6 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (8.82%) Marketing
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) SCCM
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) MS Office
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.82%) Windows
8 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
9 2 (5.88%) C
9 2 (5.88%) SQL
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
9 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.88%) SLA
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.88%) ISEB
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Project
2 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (8.82%) MS Office
4 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Continuum
General
1 16 (47.06%) Retail
2 13 (38.24%) Retail Banking
3 12 (35.29%) Finance
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Assistant Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Assistant Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Trainer
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.71%) Change Control
2 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Data Entry
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.94%) XenApp
1 1 (2.94%) XenServer
1 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) AppSense
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £480.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 22 days ago