The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 10 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 28 102 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.59% 24.46% 23.90%
As % of the General category 25.69% 49.76% 43.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 69 61
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 £266 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
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 £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
Banking
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
109 205 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 37.33% 49.16% 54.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 143 110
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 £282 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
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 Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Northamptonshire region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Northamptonshire region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 24 £400 -5.88% 4
Banking
East Midlands

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 60 (68.18%) Finance
2 20 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.36%) Marketing
4 9 (10.23%) Change Management
4 9 (10.23%) Linux
5 8 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 8 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
5 8 (9.09%) Campaign Management
6 7 (7.95%) Retail Banking
6 7 (7.95%) Retail
6 7 (7.95%) Unix
6 7 (7.95%) Photoshop
6 7 (7.95%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (6.82%) Project Management
7 6 (6.82%) AIX
7 6 (6.82%) QA
7 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.82%) Information Architecture
8 5 (5.68%) User Experience
8 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.68%) Windows
8 5 (5.68%) Workflow
9 4 (4.55%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.55%) IBM
9 4 (4.55%) SAS
9 4 (4.55%) IBM Certification
9 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (4.55%) SAS
2 2 (2.27%) CMS
2 2 (2.27%) iPlanet
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (7.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.41%) InDesign
2 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (1.14%) ERwin
3 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (68.18%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Marketing
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (14.77%) Analyst
2 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 7 (7.95%) Consultant
3 7 (7.95%) Designer
4 6 (6.82%) Banking Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Change Manager
5 5 (5.68%) AIX Specialist
5 5 (5.68%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (5.68%) UX Designer
6 4 (4.55%) Campaign Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Governance Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Unix Specialist
7 3 (3.41%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Tivoli Consultant
7 3 (3.41%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) User Experience
2 4 (4.55%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Unix
3 6 (6.82%) AIX
4 5 (5.68%) Windows
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.23%) Change Management
4 8 (9.09%) Campaign Management
4 8 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
5 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
5 6 (6.82%) Information Architecture
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 5 (5.68%) Workflow
7 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.55%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.55%) Web Design
8 3 (3.41%) ETL
8 3 (3.41%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.41%) Six Sigma
8 3 (3.41%) Typography
9 2 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) Perl
1 2 (2.27%) Python
1 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) C#
2 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.27%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (4.55%) IBM
2 3 (3.41%) Adobe
2 3 (3.41%) Teradata
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Rally
3 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.27%) VMware