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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 3 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Banking 67 30 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.31% 9.17% 25.11%
As % of the General category 39.41% 25.86% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 28 75
Median daily rate £434 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £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 Northamptonshire region.

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
170 116 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.93% 35.47% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 87 153
Median daily rate £440 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £25.67 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.42% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +7 57 £440 +10.00% 4
Banking
East Midlands

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 86 (55.84%) Finance
2 44 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.88%) Java
5 23 (14.94%) Data Protection
6 22 (14.29%) Oracle
7 21 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
8 20 (12.99%) Business Analysis
9 19 (12.34%) SQL
10 17 (11.04%) Test Scripting
11 14 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 14 (9.09%) Unix
11 14 (9.09%) Mainframe
11 14 (9.09%) PMO
12 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (8.44%) Project Management
12 13 (8.44%) Scrum
12 13 (8.44%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (7.79%) Performance Testing
13 12 (7.79%) Retail
13 12 (7.79%) IBM
14 11 (7.14%) Tivoli
14 11 (7.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 11 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (7.14%) Test Strategy
15 10 (6.49%) HTML
15 10 (6.49%) Retail Banking
16 9 (5.84%) Volume Testing
16 9 (5.84%) Linux
16 9 (5.84%) Risk Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (1.95%) JBoss
1 3 (1.95%) SAS
2 2 (1.30%) CICS
2 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.90%) MS Office
1 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) BASE24
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.65%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) ATM
3 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.65%) LDAP
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.84%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.19%) DB2
3 7 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.55%) JUnit
2 7 (4.55%) Selenium
3 6 (3.90%) JIRA
4 5 (3.25%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.25%) HP UFT
4 5 (3.25%) IntelliJ
4 5 (3.25%) Maven
5 4 (2.60%) Grunt
5 4 (2.60%) gulp
6 3 (1.95%) Gradle
6 3 (1.95%) JBehave
6 3 (1.95%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.95%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.30%) JProfiler
7 2 (1.30%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.30%) TestNG
8 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 86 (55.84%) Finance
2 12 (7.79%) Retail
3 10 (6.49%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.25%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.25%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.25%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (33.12%) Analyst
2 25 (16.23%) Business Analyst
3 22 (14.29%) Developer
4 19 (12.34%) Banking Analyst
5 13 (8.44%) Test Analyst
6 12 (7.79%) Architect
7 9 (5.84%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (5.84%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.19%) Digital Analyst
8 8 (5.19%) Digital Architect
8 8 (5.19%) Digital Business Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Banking Project Manager
10 6 (3.90%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Business Design Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.49%) HTML
2 9 (5.84%) HTML5
3 6 (3.90%) CSS
3 6 (3.90%) JSON
3 6 (3.90%) Spring
3 6 (3.90%) XML
4 5 (3.25%) Ajax
4 5 (3.25%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.25%) CSS3
4 5 (3.25%) jQuery
5 4 (2.60%) Node.js
6 3 (1.95%) Backbone.js
6 3 (1.95%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.95%) JAXB
6 3 (1.95%) SAX
6 3 (1.95%) SOAP
6 3 (1.95%) Velocity
6 3 (1.95%) Web Services
6 3 (1.95%) XSLT
7 2 (1.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.30%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.65%) EFT
5 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) PMI
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.09%) Unix
2 9 (5.84%) Linux
3 5 (3.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) AIX
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (14.94%) Data Protection
4 21 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (12.99%) Business Analysis
6 17 (11.04%) Test Scripting
7 13 (8.44%) Project Management
7 13 (8.44%) Scrum
7 13 (8.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (7.79%) Performance Testing
9 11 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (7.14%) Test Strategy
10 9 (5.84%) BDD
10 9 (5.84%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.84%) Test Planning
10 9 (5.84%) Volume Testing
11 8 (5.19%) ETL
12 7 (4.55%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
12 7 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.88%) Java
2 19 (12.34%) SQL
3 14 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.60%) COBOL
5 4 (2.60%) JCL
6 2 (1.30%) C
7 1 (0.65%) ES6
7 1 (0.65%) Groovy
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.60%) ISEB
2 3 (1.95%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.30%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) CISM
4 1 (0.65%) CISSP
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) PMO
2 5 (3.25%) IFRS
2 5 (3.25%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.30%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
1 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 11 (7.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (3.25%) Ganglia
2 5 (3.25%) nmon
3 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (14.29%) Oracle
2 12 (7.79%) IBM
3 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.90%) Perforce
4 5 (3.25%) AppDynamics
4 5 (3.25%) Informatica
5 3 (1.95%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.30%) HP
6 2 (1.30%) Pega
6 2 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.65%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.65%) Sencha
7 1 (0.65%) Teradata
7 1 (0.65%) Thales
7 1 (0.65%) Veritas
7 1 (0.65%) VMware