The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 18 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 17 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.39% 4.11% 3.68%
As % of the General category 16.19% 15.79% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 10
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £338 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +0.62%
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 East

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

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
105 76 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.47% 26.03% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 57 77
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £215 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £77.00 £39.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chatham - 4 £335 -
Tonbridge 0 2 £400 -1.53%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
Folkestone - 2 - -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for Banking.

1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) PaaS
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
6 4 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (13.33%) vSphere
6 4 (13.33%) Heroku
6 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (13.33%) Redis
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Sonata
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (16.67%) PaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) ATM
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Redis
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.33%) C# WCF Developer
3 4 (13.33%) DBA
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (13.33%) WCF Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (13.33%) WCF
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) Kafka
4 1 (3.33%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (3.33%) LINQ
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) PMI
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) EPoS
2 2 (6.67%) Equities
2 2 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (10.00%) Fund Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) Go
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) vCloud
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.33%) OpenView
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk