The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Northampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 55 26 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 27.36% 20.31% 28.44%
As % of the General category 48.25% 37.68% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 40
Average daily rate £500 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £318 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
114 69 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 56.72% 53.91% 64.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 42 94
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £13.13 £9.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Banking
Northamptonshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 64 (77.11%) Finance
2 35 (42.17%) Retail
3 32 (38.55%) Retail Banking
4 31 (37.35%) Project Management
5 25 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (25.30%) Change Management
7 19 (22.89%) Business Analysis
8 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.84%) UML
9 9 (10.84%) Project Planning
9 9 (10.84%) SWIFT
9 9 (10.84%) Business Transformation
10 8 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
11 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
11 7 (8.43%) MS Project
11 7 (8.43%) Change Control
12 6 (7.23%) IBM
12 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.23%) Legal
12 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
12 6 (7.23%) PRINCE
12 6 (7.23%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (6.02%) Business Process Improvement
13 5 (6.02%) Migration
13 5 (6.02%) PMI
13 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
13 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
13 5 (6.02%) MS Office

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
2 2 (2.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Project
3 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.02%) MS Office
4 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.41%) MS Access
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) ReportNet
3 1 (1.20%) DTS
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) RequisitePro
General
1 64 (77.11%) Finance
2 35 (42.17%) Retail
3 32 (38.55%) Retail Banking
4 6 (7.23%) Legal
5 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Analyst
2 28 (33.73%) Business Analyst
3 18 (21.69%) Project Manager
4 14 (16.87%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (15.66%) Change Manager
5 13 (15.66%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Senior Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Payments Business Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Change Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) PMO Lead
10 3 (3.61%) MI Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Business Change Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Business Change Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Change Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Change Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
1 2 (2.41%) OLE
2 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) SWIFT
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) PMI
4 4 (4.82%) APACS
5 2 (2.41%) CMDB
5 2 (2.41%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.20%) UNIX
1 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Project Management
2 25 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (25.30%) Change Management
4 19 (22.89%) Business Analysis
5 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
6 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.84%) UML
6 9 (10.84%) Project Planning
6 9 (10.84%) Business Transformation
7 7 (8.43%) Change Control
8 6 (7.23%) PRINCE
8 6 (7.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (6.02%) Migration
10 4 (4.82%) SSADM
10 4 (4.82%) DSDM
10 4 (4.82%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) VB
3 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) ISO 8583
2 3 (3.61%) QA
3 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) IBM
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.82%) Teradata
3 1 (1.20%) Avaya
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco
3 1 (1.20%) Citrix
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos
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