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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 24 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.02% 0.43% 1.29%
As % of the General category 4.17% 1.33% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£465 £650 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.46% +85.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-49.68% -
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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
48 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.49% 32.47% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 37
Average daily rate £320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £567 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft