The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 93 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 26 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 0.89% 0.64%
As % of the General category 4.38% 3.43% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 12
Average daily rate £498 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £473 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £646
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
Banking
South East

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

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
593 583 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.53% 25.84% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 393 377
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 23
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £13.35 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £63.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Southampton +2 6 £575 +4.54% 1
Winchester - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £438 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £500 - 5
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
3 12 (30.00%) Retail
4 10 (25.00%) Linux
5 9 (22.50%) JIRA
5 9 (22.50%) Smart Meter
6 8 (20.00%) Unix
6 8 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (15.00%) CCNA
8 6 (15.00%) Thunderhead
8 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
8 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.00%) Guidewire
8 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.00%) Case Management
9 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.50%) V-Model
9 5 (12.50%) Information Assurance
9 5 (12.50%) PKI
9 5 (12.50%) ZigBee
9 5 (12.50%) Network Security
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.00%) CISSP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Network Security
1 5 (12.50%) ZigBee
2 4 (10.00%) VLAN
3 3 (7.50%) BGP
3 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) OSPF
3 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) FWSM
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) SNMP
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
3 12 (30.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) CISSP Architect
5 3 (7.50%) CLAS Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior OSS Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Smart Meter
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) PKI
3 4 (10.00%) CESG
3 4 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Contactless
5 1 (2.50%) EMV
5 1 (2.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Unix
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) HPUX
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Case Management
1 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
1 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) Information Assurance
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
2 5 (12.50%) V-Model
3 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.00%) High Availability
3 4 (10.00%) Information Security
3 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (10.00%) Release Management
3 4 (10.00%) Service Management
3 4 (10.00%) SIEM
3 4 (10.00%) Stress Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C
2 2 (5.00%) C++
2 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.00%) CCNA
2 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (10.00%) CISM
4 4 (10.00%) CISSP
4 4 (10.00%) CLAS
4 4 (10.00%) MCP
4 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) CCNP
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) CCSA
6 2 (5.00%) CCSE
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Guidewire
1 6 (15.00%) Thunderhead
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Crossbeam
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Kronos
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Verint
5 1 (2.50%) VMware