The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 25 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.72% 1.50% 2.55%
As % of the General category 9.33% 5.06% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
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£251 £175 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.42% -54.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £175 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £175 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.44 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £9.96 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -37.25%
Banking
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 79 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.18% 29.59% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 32 16
Average daily rate £340 £350 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Average hourly rate £10.44 £9.90 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -56.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Kegworth - 1 £77 -
Leicester - - - -
Banking
East Midlands

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Control-M
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
2 3 (21.43%) PowerCenter
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Data Mart
3 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) PowerCenter
1 3 (21.43%) Data Mart
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
1 1 (7.14%) Struts
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Validation
1 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
1 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Informatica
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy