The 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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 44 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.82% 1.37% 2.46%
As % of the General category 3.57% 6.98% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
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£410 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £420 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -18.82%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.83% 19.63% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 34 35
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.83 £21.23 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.74% +28.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Banking
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) CCTV
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Internal Communications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ETL
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Android Development
1 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft