The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 47 50 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -37
Contract jobs citing Banking 31 2 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.38% 0.38% 8.65%
As % of the General category 16.76% 1.96% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 15
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
Banking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
185 102 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.17% 19.50% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 56 59
Average daily rate £400 £391 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £237 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Average hourly rate £12.93 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.14% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £13.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £36.80 £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 24 £450 - 5
Durham - 6 £290 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Retail
3 15 (39.47%) Retail Banking
4 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) UML
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Use Case
7 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.89%) User Experience
8 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
8 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.89%) Kanban
8 3 (7.89%) Business Development
8 3 (7.89%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) Validation
9 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
9 2 (5.26%) SharePoint

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) ATM
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Retail
3 15 (39.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) MI Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) OO
3 6 (15.79%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) UML
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Use Case
4 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.89%) Kanban
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
5 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 3 (7.89%) Business Development
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB
2 1 (2.63%) VBA
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) TSYS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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