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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 81 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.54% 28.72% 21.91%
As % of the General category 31.34% 53.64% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 51 30
Average daily rate £400 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+43.67% -4.83%
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
67 151 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 36.81% 53.55% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 101 59
Average daily rate £425 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +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 5 February 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 5 February 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 51 (68.00%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.00%) Linux
4 8 (10.67%) Tivoli
4 8 (10.67%) Change Management
5 7 (9.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (9.33%) Photoshop
5 7 (9.33%) Unix
5 7 (9.33%) Marketing
6 6 (8.00%) Direct Marketing
6 6 (8.00%) QA
6 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.00%) AIX
6 6 (8.00%) Campaign Management
7 5 (6.67%) Information Architecture
7 5 (6.67%) Workflow
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.67%) Windows
7 5 (6.67%) Retail
7 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 4 (5.33%) Online Banking
8 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.33%) IBM
8 4 (5.33%) IBM Certification
8 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Web Design

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 3 (4.00%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
2 2 (2.67%) iPlanet
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (9.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.00%) InDesign
2 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) ERwin
3 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (68.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (16.00%) Analyst
2 9 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
3 6 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.00%) Consultant
3 6 (8.00%) Designer
4 5 (6.67%) AIX Specialist
4 5 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Campaign Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Governance Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Linux Specialist
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Unix Specialist
5 4 (5.33%) UX Designer
6 3 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Tivoli Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (2.67%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Online Banking
1 4 (5.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Unix
3 6 (8.00%) AIX
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (10.67%) Change Management
3 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.00%) Campaign Management
3 6 (8.00%) Direct Marketing
4 5 (6.67%) Information Architecture
4 5 (6.67%) Project Management
4 5 (6.67%) Workflow
5 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (5.33%) Web Design
6 3 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.00%) Migration
6 3 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.00%) Typography
7 2 (2.67%) SDLC
7 2 (2.67%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (2.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) Perl
1 2 (2.67%) Python
1 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C#
2 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) IBM
2 3 (4.00%) Adobe
2 3 (4.00%) Teradata
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) VMware