The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 52 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Banking 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.46% 0.96% 0.24%
As % of the General category 5.84% 3.37% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate £505 £415 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.68% +13.69%
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 £15.00 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+43.67% -4.83%
Banking
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
137 178 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.05% 28.39% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 124 40
Average daily rate £420 £430 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +10.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Average hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £22.70 £40.80
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 Oxfordshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Banbury +3 8 £505 +29.48%
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (15.00%) Basel II
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (5.00%) Front Office
7 1 (5.00%) Back Office
7 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.00%) Equities
7 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Babel
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Equities
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
1 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft