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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 82 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.50% 18.08% 28.21%
As % of the General category 54.30% 35.56% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 29
Average daily rate
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£425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £9.96 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -34.68%
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
151 90 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 54.32% 50.85% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 52 58
Average daily rate £425 £475 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 59 (46.46%) Finance
2 34 (26.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (21.26%) Project Management
3 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.54%) JIRA
5 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
6 15 (11.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (11.81%) DevOps
7 14 (11.02%) Docker
7 14 (11.02%) TeamCity
7 14 (11.02%) Jenkins
8 13 (10.24%) Retail
8 13 (10.24%) Data Analysis
8 13 (10.24%) Incident Management
8 13 (10.24%) Retail Banking
8 13 (10.24%) Java
8 13 (10.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (9.45%) Vagrant
9 12 (9.45%) Adobe
9 12 (9.45%) Change Management
10 11 (8.66%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.66%) Data Management
11 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
11 10 (7.87%) CSS
11 10 (7.87%) OO
12 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
13 8 (6.30%) Photoshop
13 8 (6.30%) MS Visio
13 8 (6.30%) VisionPLUS
13 8 (6.30%) GoldenSource

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.36%) CMS
2 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Photoshop
1 8 (6.30%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.57%) Acrobat
2 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
2 2 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) ATM
1 5 (3.94%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) MS Access
2 2 (1.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (16.54%) JIRA
2 15 (11.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (11.02%) TeamCity
3 14 (11.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.51%) Toad
5 3 (2.36%) RequisitePro
6 2 (1.57%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.57%) Bower
6 2 (1.57%) Grunt
7 1 (0.79%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.79%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.79%) FrontPage
General
1 59 (46.46%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Retail
2 13 (10.24%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.36%) Legal
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (44.09%) Analyst
2 44 (34.65%) Business Analyst
3 19 (14.96%) Architect
4 15 (11.81%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (11.02%) Environment Manager
6 11 (8.66%) Developer
6 11 (8.66%) Banking Business Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Java Architect
8 5 (3.94%) UI Programmer
8 5 (3.94%) UI Developer
8 5 (3.94%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Data Modeller
9 4 (3.15%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.36%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.36%) Digital Architect
10 3 (2.36%) Payments Business Analyst
10 3 (2.36%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.36%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.36%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) CSS
2 8 (6.30%) Ajax
2 8 (6.30%) JSON
2 8 (6.30%) LESS
2 8 (6.30%) Backbone.js
2 8 (6.30%) REST
3 6 (4.72%) CSS3
3 6 (4.72%) Sass
4 3 (2.36%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.36%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (2.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.57%) Middleware
5 2 (1.57%) HTML
5 2 (1.57%) Velocity
5 2 (1.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) Credit Risk
1 6 (4.72%) Mobile App
1 6 (4.72%) User Experience
1 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.15%) Reference Data
3 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.79%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.79%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (21.26%) Project Management
2 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
4 15 (11.81%) DevOps
5 13 (10.24%) Data Analysis
5 13 (10.24%) Incident Management
5 13 (10.24%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (9.45%) Change Management
7 11 (8.66%) Risk Management
7 11 (8.66%) Data Management
8 10 (7.87%) OO
9 7 (5.51%) Data Mapping
9 7 (5.51%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (4.72%) Workflow
10 6 (4.72%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.72%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.72%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (3.94%) Business Transformation
11 5 (3.94%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) Java
2 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (11.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (9.45%) Adobe
2 8 (6.30%) GoldenSource
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle
4 5 (3.94%) IBM
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.36%) TSYS
7 2 (1.57%) Teradata
7 2 (1.57%) Trillium
8 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
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