The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 27 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.47% 0.43% 2.59%
As % of the General category 1.61% 1.37% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£413 £650 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% +108.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-17.17% -37.77%
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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 73 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.97% 31.33% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 34
Average daily rate £320 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £505 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £33.25 £17.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft