The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Preston 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
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.20% - -
As % of the General category 9.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £348 - -
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 Preston region.

General Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 23.08% 38.10% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 16
Median daily rate £415 £335 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.88% +67.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £24.16 £26.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £63.00
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 Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Preston region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

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 Preston region with a requirement for Banking.

1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) OO

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ATM Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) HP