The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 50 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 12 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.76% 0.91% 1.34%
As % of the General category 4.24% 3.13% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £494 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -5.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
Banking
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
283 224 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.56% 29.20% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 103 139
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £272 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £608 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.90 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £46.00 £23.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
(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
Welwyn Garden City +6 3 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
2 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (28.00%) MPLS
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (28.00%) F5
2 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (20.00%) ATM
3 5 (20.00%) FrameMaker
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (16.00%) ITSM
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 4 (16.00%) BMC
4 4 (16.00%) Remedy
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (12.00%) Node.js
5 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 3 (12.00%) React
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) MS Excel

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (12.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) FrameMaker
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
1 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (28.00%) MPLS
2 5 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Author
1 5 (20.00%) Technical Author
1 5 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Remedy Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) CRM Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) IT Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Trainer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum Master
4 2 (8.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) React
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
1 4 (16.00%) ITSM
1 4 (16.00%) Service Management
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Scrum
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Document Management
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (8.00%) Line Management
3 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Use Case
4 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) SDLC
4 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) F5
2 4 (16.00%) BMC
2 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) iManage
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow