The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Oxford region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 30 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Banking 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.90% 2.79% -
As % of the General category 8.33% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£481 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
-0.81% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +1.12%
General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 75 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.81% 34.88% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 46 60
Average daily rate £375 £363 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £180 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.76% -39.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.15
% change year-on-year
- -13.95%
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Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Banking
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification