The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 11 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 20 65 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.52% 22.49% 25.87%
As % of the General category 21.98% 49.62% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 42 37
Average daily rate £425 £439 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £326 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £558 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
Banking
Northamptonshire

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

General Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 131 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 43.33% 45.33% 56.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 92 72
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £306 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) AIX
3 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.78%) Tivoli
5 5 (11.11%) Linux
5 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.11%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.89%) Rally
6 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 4 (8.89%) IBM Certification
6 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
6 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) Firewall
7 3 (6.67%) Adobe
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
7 3 (6.67%) DB2
7 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
7 3 (6.67%) Unix
7 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.67%) InDesign
2 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.22%) Gradle
1 1 (2.22%) JProfiler
1 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) AIX Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Designer
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Ajax
1 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) J2EE
1 1 (2.22%) JPA
1 1 (2.22%) jQuery
1 1 (2.22%) JSON
1 1 (2.22%) Spring
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) AIX
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
4 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.89%) Workflow
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
5 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) High Availability
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Typography
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Coaching
6 2 (4.44%) Content Management
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Line Management
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Management
6 2 (4.44%) SDLC
6 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
1 4 (8.89%) Rally
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe
2 3 (6.67%) F5
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) Teradata
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Perforce