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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 57 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 20 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.17% 2.57% 1.10%
As % of the General category 9.13% 11.27% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 1
Average daily rate £355 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
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
219 142 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.75% 22.83% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 96 58
Average daily rate £375 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +191.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.55 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £38.85 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 14 £325 - 4
Durham -3 2 - - 2
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (69.23%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Retail
2 18 (34.62%) Retail Banking
3 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
7 6 (11.54%) MS Access
7 6 (11.54%) VBA
7 6 (11.54%) .NET
7 6 (11.54%) Linux
7 6 (11.54%) Apache
7 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
7 6 (11.54%) FTP
7 6 (11.54%) Perl
7 6 (11.54%) Java
7 6 (11.54%) C#
7 6 (11.54%) C++
7 6 (11.54%) COBOL
7 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 6 (11.54%) DB2
7 6 (11.54%) IIS
7 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.54%) SSL
7 6 (11.54%) IBM
7 6 (11.54%) CICS
7 6 (11.54%) Assembly Language
7 6 (11.54%) CA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (11.54%) Apache
1 6 (11.54%) CICS
1 6 (11.54%) IIS
1 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) FTP
1 6 (11.54%) SSL
1 6 (11.54%) WinSCP
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 6 (11.54%) DB2
1 6 (11.54%) Easytrieve
1 6 (11.54%) MS Access
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 36 (69.23%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Retail
2 18 (34.62%) Retail Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Project Manager
4 10 (19.23%) Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Applications Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Banking Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Mortgage Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) KYC Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Product Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Product Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
1 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
1 6 (11.54%) ISPF
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) CSS3
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) HTML5
2 2 (3.85%) jQuery
2 2 (3.85%) YUI
3 1 (1.92%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.54%) VSAM
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
1 6 (11.54%) MVS
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (9.62%) Project Management
3 5 (9.62%) Scrum
4 4 (7.69%) Business Development
4 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.69%) Kanban
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.69%) Service Management
5 3 (5.77%) Analytics
5 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) Change Management
6 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.85%) ETL
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL
6 2 (3.85%) KYC
6 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.92%) OCR
7 1 (1.92%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.54%) Assembly Language
2 6 (11.54%) C#
2 6 (11.54%) C++
2 6 (11.54%) CLIST
2 6 (11.54%) COBOL
2 6 (11.54%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) JCL
2 6 (11.54%) Perl
2 6 (11.54%) REXX
2 6 (11.54%) VBA
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.85%) PMP
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) COREP
1 1 (1.92%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) CA
2 6 (11.54%) IBM
2 6 (11.54%) Micro Focus
3 3 (5.77%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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