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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 44 29 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 20.28% 17.26% 30.24%
As % of the General category 44.00% 32.22% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 68
Average daily rate
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£425 £476 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +9.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £337 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +15.38%
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
100 90 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 46.08% 53.57% 59.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 116
Average daily rate £425 £476 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £528 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 68 (73.91%) Finance
2 32 (34.78%) Project Management
3 26 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (25.00%) Retail
5 22 (23.91%) Business Analysis
6 19 (20.65%) Retail Banking
7 13 (14.13%) Change Management
8 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
8 9 (9.78%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
10 7 (7.61%) Oracle
11 6 (6.52%) SQL
11 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
11 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.52%) OLE
11 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.52%) Identity Management
11 6 (6.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 5 (5.43%) REST
12 5 (5.43%) CSS3
12 5 (5.43%) Backbone.js
12 5 (5.43%) Sass
12 5 (5.43%) LESS
12 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
12 5 (5.43%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (5.43%) JSON
12 5 (5.43%) QA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.43%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.35%) MS Project
4 3 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.26%) Selenium
2 1 (1.09%) RequisitePro
General
1 68 (73.91%) Finance
2 23 (25.00%) Retail
3 19 (20.65%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) International Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (46.74%) Analyst
2 35 (38.04%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.96%) Banking Business Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Change Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Risk Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Information Risk Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Payments Business Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Service Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Incident Manager
10 3 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.26%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) OLE
2 5 (5.43%) REST
2 5 (5.43%) CSS3
2 5 (5.43%) Backbone.js
2 5 (5.43%) Sass
2 5 (5.43%) LESS
2 5 (5.43%) JSON
2 5 (5.43%) Ajax
2 5 (5.43%) CSS
3 3 (3.26%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.35%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.26%) Open Source
4 3 (3.26%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.26%) PMI
5 2 (2.17%) CMDB
5 2 (2.17%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) UNIX
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Project Management
2 26 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (23.91%) Business Analysis
4 13 (14.13%) Change Management
5 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 8 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
8 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Identity Management
9 5 (5.43%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.43%) UML
9 5 (5.43%) OO
10 4 (4.35%) Information Management
10 4 (4.35%) System Testing
10 4 (4.35%) Time Management
10 4 (4.35%) BPMN
10 4 (4.35%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.35%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.52%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.17%) VBA
3 2 (2.17%) R
4 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
1 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.09%) CRISC
2 1 (1.09%) IIBA
2 1 (1.09%) CBAP
2 1 (1.09%) PMP
2 1 (1.09%) CISA
2 1 (1.09%) CISM
2 1 (1.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.35%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.09%) FATCA
3 1 (1.09%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.09%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) RACF
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.43%) IBM
4 5 (5.43%) Adobe
5 3 (3.26%) Teradata
6 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) Avaya
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco