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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 59 24 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 20.49% 12.57% 28.81%
As % of the General category 43.07% 35.29% 54.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 21 53
Median daily rate £430 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £12.50 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +19.73%

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
137 68 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 47.57% 35.60% 52.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 55 106
Median daily rate £428 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Banking.

1 81 (55.86%) Finance
2 44 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (13.79%) Java
4 20 (13.79%) Oracle
5 18 (12.41%) SQL
5 18 (12.41%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (11.72%) Business Analysis
7 16 (11.03%) Data Protection
8 13 (8.97%) Test Scripting
8 13 (8.97%) Project Management
8 13 (8.97%) Mainframe
9 12 (8.28%) Unix
9 12 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (7.59%) JavaScript
10 11 (7.59%) Scrum
11 10 (6.90%) HTML
11 10 (6.90%) IBM
11 10 (6.90%) Performance Testing
12 9 (6.21%) Retail
12 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
12 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
12 9 (6.21%) Linux
12 9 (6.21%) Tivoli
12 9 (6.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 9 (6.21%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.21%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (6.21%) HTML5
13 8 (5.52%) BDD

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.07%) JBoss
1 3 (2.07%) SAS
2 2 (1.38%) CICS
2 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.45%) MS Office
4 2 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) BASE24
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.69%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) Firewall
2 2 (1.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) ATM
3 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.69%) LAN
3 1 (0.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database
1 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) DB2
3 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.14%) JIRA
3 5 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.45%) IntelliJ
3 5 (3.45%) JUnit
3 5 (3.45%) Maven
3 5 (3.45%) Selenium
4 4 (2.76%) Grunt
4 4 (2.76%) gulp
5 3 (2.07%) Gradle
5 3 (2.07%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.07%) JBehave
5 3 (2.07%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.38%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.69%) JMeter
7 1 (0.69%) VersaTest
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 81 (55.86%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Retail
3 5 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Front Office
5 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.69%) German Language
5 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (33.10%) Analyst
2 23 (15.86%) Business Analyst
3 21 (14.48%) Developer
4 16 (11.03%) Banking Analyst
5 12 (8.28%) Architect
6 10 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Digital Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Digital Business Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.52%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) Security Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Banking Project Manager
10 6 (4.14%) Digital Architect
10 6 (4.14%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.45%) Business Design Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.90%) HTML
2 9 (6.21%) HTML5
3 7 (4.83%) XML
4 6 (4.14%) CSS
4 6 (4.14%) JSON
5 5 (3.45%) Ajax
5 5 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.45%) CSS3
5 5 (3.45%) jQuery
5 5 (3.45%) Spring
6 4 (2.76%) .NET
6 4 (2.76%) Node.js
7 3 (2.07%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.07%) JAXB
7 3 (2.07%) REST
7 3 (2.07%) SAX
7 3 (2.07%) SOAP
7 3 (2.07%) Velocity
7 3 (2.07%) Web Services
7 3 (2.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Mainframe
2 12 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.83%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.07%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.38%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.69%) EFT
6 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Photography
6 1 (0.69%) PMI
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.28%) Unix
2 9 (6.21%) Linux
3 5 (3.45%) Windows
4 2 (1.38%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) AIX
5 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (12.41%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (11.72%) Business Analysis
5 16 (11.03%) Data Protection
6 13 (8.97%) Project Management
6 13 (8.97%) Test Scripting
7 12 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.59%) Scrum
9 10 (6.90%) Performance Testing
10 9 (6.21%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (6.21%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.52%) BDD
11 8 (5.52%) Test Strategy
12 7 (4.83%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.83%) ETL
12 7 (4.83%) SDLC
12 7 (4.83%) Test Planning
12 7 (4.83%) Volume Testing
13 6 (4.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.79%) Java
2 18 (12.41%) SQL
3 11 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.07%) COBOL
5 3 (2.07%) JCL
6 2 (1.38%) C
7 1 (0.69%) ES6
7 1 (0.69%) Groovy
7 1 (0.69%) Python
7 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) CISM
2 1 (0.69%) CISSP
2 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) IFRS
1 4 (2.76%) IFRS 9
2 3 (2.07%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) Docker
1 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (6.21%) Tivoli
1 9 (6.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (2.76%) Ganglia
2 4 (2.76%) nmon
2 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.69%) Ansible
3 1 (0.69%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (13.79%) Oracle
2 10 (6.90%) IBM
3 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.14%) Perforce
5 5 (3.45%) Informatica
6 4 (2.76%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.07%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.38%) Pega
8 2 (1.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) Cadence
9 1 (0.69%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.69%) Google
9 1 (0.69%) HP
9 1 (0.69%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.69%) Sencha
9 1 (0.69%) Teradata
9 1 (0.69%) Thales
9 1 (0.69%) Veritas
9 1 (0.69%) VMware