The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 15 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 84 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.51% 5.74% 5.90%
As % of the General category 18.83% 13.50% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £268 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £425 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -13.75%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
446 363 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.19% 42.51% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 201 121
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £43.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -72.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.98 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.90 £47.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 99 (65.13%) Finance
2 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
3 23 (15.13%) Project Management
4 20 (13.16%) HTML
4 20 (13.16%) SQL
4 20 (13.16%) Retail
5 18 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (11.84%) Windows
5 18 (11.84%) Mobile Banking
6 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (10.53%) Java
7 16 (10.53%) Oracle
7 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
8 15 (9.87%) Financial Institution
9 14 (9.21%) Migration
9 14 (9.21%) .NET
9 14 (9.21%) XML
9 14 (9.21%) SLA
9 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
9 14 (9.21%) Windows 7
10 13 (8.55%) SCCM
10 13 (8.55%) SOAP
10 13 (8.55%) Active Directory
10 13 (8.55%) Internet
10 13 (8.55%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (7.89%) UNIX
11 12 (7.89%) DB2
11 12 (7.89%) Apple iOS
11 12 (7.89%) iOS Development
12 11 (7.24%) MS Office

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.61%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.24%) MS Office
3 10 (6.58%) MS Project
4 7 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.66%) GIMP
5 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.32%) Staffware
3 1 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.66%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.66%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.55%) Internet
2 10 (6.58%) ATM
3 9 (5.92%) LDAP
4 5 (3.29%) Intranet
5 4 (2.63%) HTTP
6 3 (1.97%) SAN
7 2 (1.32%) Firewall
7 2 (1.32%) Wireless
7 2 (1.32%) Broadband
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.66%) VPN
8 1 (0.66%) SSL
8 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.66%) Network Security
8 1 (0.66%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.66%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.89%) DB2
2 10 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.92%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (5.92%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.26%) PowerCenter
5 6 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.97%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.32%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.66%) QlikView
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.66%) Big Data
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 5 (3.29%) Xcode
3 3 (1.97%) Subversion
4 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 99 (65.13%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Retail
3 15 (9.87%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.95%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.29%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.97%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (34.21%) Analyst
2 32 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 29 (19.08%) Developer
4 12 (7.89%) iOS Developer
5 11 (7.24%) Team Leader
6 9 (5.92%) Security Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Test Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) Administrator
8 6 (3.95%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (3.95%) Architect
9 4 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.63%) Consultant
9 4 (2.63%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.16%) HTML
2 14 (9.21%) .NET
2 14 (9.21%) XML
3 13 (8.55%) SOAP
4 9 (5.92%) iOS SDK
5 7 (4.61%) HTML5
6 6 (3.95%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.95%) Spring
7 5 (3.29%) Struts
7 5 (3.29%) Web Services
7 5 (3.29%) J2EE
8 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.63%) JSP
8 4 (2.63%) Java EE
8 4 (2.63%) DOM
8 4 (2.63%) REST
8 4 (2.63%) JSON
9 3 (1.97%) WCF
9 3 (1.97%) jQuery
9 3 (1.97%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Mobile Banking
2 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.26%) User Experience
3 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.95%) Online Banking
5 5 (3.29%) iPhone
5 5 (3.29%) iPad
5 5 (3.29%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.97%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.97%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.97%) Social Media
6 3 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.97%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.97%) SCADA
6 3 (1.97%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.84%) Windows
2 14 (9.21%) Windows 7
3 12 (7.89%) Apple iOS
3 12 (7.89%) UNIX
4 5 (3.29%) Linux
5 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.32%) AIX
5 2 (1.32%) Solaris
6 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.66%) zOS
6 1 (0.66%) MVS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) Project Management
2 18 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.21%) Migration
5 13 (8.55%) GAP Analysis
6 12 (7.89%) iOS Development
7 11 (7.24%) Project Planning
7 11 (7.24%) Logistics
8 10 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.92%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (5.26%) Security Management
10 8 (5.26%) Data Protection
11 7 (4.61%) Information Security
11 7 (4.61%) Change Management
11 7 (4.61%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.95%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.95%) Validation
12 6 (3.95%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.95%) Scrum
12 6 (3.95%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.16%) SQL
2 16 (10.53%) Java
3 10 (6.58%) VB
4 9 (5.92%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.61%) C#
6 5 (3.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.29%) Objective-C
7 4 (2.63%) VBScript
8 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.32%) COBOL
8 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.66%) VBA
9 1 (0.66%) Python
9 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (5.92%) CISSP
2 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.97%) CCNA
4 2 (1.32%) CCNP
4 2 (1.32%) Degree
4 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.66%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.21%) SLA
2 6 (3.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.97%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.32%) Veritas File System
3 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (8.55%) SCCM
2 8 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.63%) Control-M
4 1 (0.66%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.66%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 16 (10.53%) Oracle
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.26%) SAP
4 7 (4.61%) Remedy
5 6 (3.95%) Apple
6 5 (3.29%) IBM
7 4 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (2.63%) Adobe
8 3 (1.97%) EMC
8 3 (1.97%) Cisco
8 3 (1.97%) Veritas
8 3 (1.97%) Informatica
8 3 (1.97%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.97%) Symantec
8 3 (1.97%) FatWire
8 3 (1.97%) Pega
8 3 (1.97%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.97%) hybris
8 3 (1.97%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.97%) Guidewire