The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 52 45 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -36
Contract jobs citing Banking 22 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.00% 0.26% 10.43%
As % of the General category 15.17% 2.17% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 3
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£425 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -18.82%
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

General Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
145 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.75% 12.04% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 30 25
Average daily rate £405 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.35 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.14%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 10 (35.71%) Retail Banking
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) Use Case
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 4 (14.29%) User Experience
5 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Development
5 4 (14.29%) Test Management
5 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 4 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) Validation
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) ISEB
6 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (10.71%) Kanban
6 3 (10.71%) JIRA
6 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) ATM
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 10 (35.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (10.71%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) UML
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Use Case
4 4 (14.29%) Test Management
4 4 (14.29%) Business Development
4 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Validation
4 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (10.71%) Kanban
6 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) TSYS