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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 4 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Banking 114 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.12% 7.61% 7.08%
As % of the General category 32.66% 19.23% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 24
Average daily rate £419 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £262 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+43.67% -4.83%
Banking
Buckinghamshire

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
349 312 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.36% 39.59% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 157 127
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Average hourly rate £12.69 £12.42 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.48 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.28 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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.

1 117 (47.76%) Finance
2 37 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.29%) SQL
4 31 (12.65%) Oracle
4 31 (12.65%) Java
5 26 (10.61%) Retail
5 26 (10.61%) Project Management
6 25 (10.20%) Unix
7 23 (9.39%) Data Quality
8 22 (8.98%) HTML
9 21 (8.57%) MS Excel
9 21 (8.57%) SAS
9 21 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (8.16%) Microsoft
10 20 (8.16%) JavaScript
10 20 (8.16%) .NET
10 20 (8.16%) Windows
10 20 (8.16%) SOAP
11 19 (7.76%) SLA
12 17 (6.94%) ATM
12 17 (6.94%) Mainframe
12 17 (6.94%) Business Analysis
12 17 (6.94%) Retail Banking
13 16 (6.53%) Migration
13 16 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (6.12%) SQL Server
14 15 (6.12%) C#
14 15 (6.12%) PowerCenter
14 15 (6.12%) Validation
14 15 (6.12%) Analytical Skills

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (8.57%) SAS
2 11 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.04%) Apache
4 5 (2.04%) IIS
5 3 (1.22%) CICS
6 2 (0.82%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.27%) MS Office
4 6 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (0.41%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.94%) ATM
2 8 (3.27%) Internet
3 5 (2.04%) HTTP
3 5 (2.04%) LDAP
3 5 (2.04%) SMTP
4 4 (1.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (6.12%) PowerCenter
3 15 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 9 (3.67%) Big Data
6 8 (3.27%) DB2
6 8 (3.27%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.86%) Base SAS
7 7 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (2.45%) Qlik Sense
8 6 (2.45%) QlikView
9 3 (1.22%) Data Mart
9 3 (1.22%) Easytrieve
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.41%) GIS
11 1 (0.41%) MySQL
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 7 (2.86%) Android Studio
3 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.22%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.22%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.82%) Selenium
6 1 (0.41%) Grunt
6 1 (0.41%) gulp
General
1 117 (47.76%) Finance
2 26 (10.61%) Retail
3 17 (6.94%) Retail Banking
4 12 (4.90%) Corporate Banking
4 12 (4.90%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.04%) Private Banking
6 3 (1.22%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 84 (34.29%) Analyst
2 54 (22.04%) Developer
3 43 (17.55%) Project Manager
4 38 (15.51%) Banking Analyst
5 36 (14.69%) Business Analyst
6 28 (11.43%) Banking Business Analyst
7 27 (11.02%) Banking Project Manager
8 13 (5.31%) Data Analyst
9 12 (4.90%) Financial Analyst
10 10 (4.08%) Android Developer
10 10 (4.08%) HTML Developer
11 9 (3.67%) .NET Developer
11 9 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (3.67%) Risk Analyst
12 8 (3.27%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.27%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.27%) SAS Analyst
13 7 (2.86%) MVS Operator
13 7 (2.86%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.86%) Unix Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.98%) HTML
2 20 (8.16%) .NET
2 20 (8.16%) SOAP
3 12 (4.90%) AngularJS
3 12 (4.90%) CSS
3 12 (4.90%) XML
4 10 (4.08%) Android SDK
4 10 (4.08%) jQuery
5 9 (3.67%) HTML5
6 8 (3.27%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.27%) J2EE
7 7 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (2.04%) Laravel
9 4 (1.63%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.63%) Middleware
9 4 (1.63%) SAP PI
10 3 (1.22%) DOM
10 3 (1.22%) ISPF
10 3 (1.22%) Spring
10 3 (1.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.94%) Mainframe
2 15 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
5 9 (3.67%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.86%) Blockchain
7 5 (2.04%) Market Risk
7 5 (2.04%) User Experience
8 4 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.63%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.63%) SCADA
8 4 (1.63%) Social Media
9 3 (1.22%) Bitcoin
9 3 (1.22%) Cryptocurrency
9 3 (1.22%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.20%) Unix
2 20 (8.16%) Windows
3 10 (4.08%) Android
4 8 (3.27%) MVS
4 8 (3.27%) Windows NT
5 7 (2.86%) zOS
6 6 (2.45%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (10.61%) Project Management
3 17 (6.94%) Business Analysis
4 16 (6.53%) Migration
5 15 (6.12%) Validation
6 13 (5.31%) Risk Management
6 13 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (4.90%) Scrum
8 11 (4.49%) Data Cleansing
8 11 (4.49%) ITIL
9 10 (4.08%) Android Development
10 9 (3.67%) Front End Development
10 9 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.27%) Change Management
11 8 (3.27%) ETL
11 8 (3.27%) Test Scripting
12 7 (2.86%) CRM
12 7 (2.86%) Data Migration
12 7 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.29%) SQL
2 31 (12.65%) Java
3 20 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.12%) C#
5 9 (3.67%) COBOL
6 6 (2.45%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.04%) JCL
7 5 (2.04%) PHP
7 5 (2.04%) VB
8 3 (1.22%) Assembly Language
8 3 (1.22%) C++
8 3 (1.22%) CLIST
8 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.22%) REXX
9 2 (0.82%) Perl
9 2 (0.82%) VBA
10 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (0.82%) Degree
1 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
1 2 (0.82%) PMP
1 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
1 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.41%) CAPM
2 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
2 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.39%) Data Quality
2 19 (7.76%) SLA
3 4 (1.63%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.22%) QA
5 2 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.82%) FATCA
6 1 (0.41%) MiFID
6 1 (0.41%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (5.71%) Control-M
2 6 (2.45%) SCCM
3 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.82%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (12.65%) Oracle
2 20 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.31%) Remedy
4 11 (4.49%) SAP
5 10 (4.08%) Informatica
6 7 (2.86%) IBM
7 5 (2.04%) FatWire
8 4 (1.63%) Adobe
8 4 (1.63%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.63%) hybris
8 4 (1.63%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.63%) Pega
8 4 (1.63%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.22%) CA
10 2 (0.82%) ILOG
10 2 (0.82%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.82%) Murex
10 2 (0.82%) Wall Street Systems
11 1 (0.41%) Calypso
11 1 (0.41%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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