The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 16 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Banking 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.46% 3.25% 3.03%
As % of the General category 20.00% 10.53% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
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£406 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £300 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £10.97 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -33.51%
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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 Peterborough region.

General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 37.31% 30.89% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 23
Average daily rate £375 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.09% -19.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £463 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.75 £14.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.07% -92.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Release Management
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.53%) ISEB
8 2 (10.53%) OOD
8 2 (10.53%) PMI
8 2 (10.53%) PMP
8 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
8 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (10.53%) OO

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Change Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (10.53%) Test Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Change Manager
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Change and Release Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) XHTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) WCF
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
1 2 (10.53%) Kindle
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) OOD
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Avaya
2 1 (5.26%) VMware