The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 60 58 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Banking 15 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.49% 1.67% 2.12%
As % of the General category 5.34% 4.03% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £136 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £509 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £10.97 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -40.70%
Banking
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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 Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
281 422 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.85% 41.49% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 180 120
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £168 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 25
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +7.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (14.29%) QlikView
6 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
6 3 (14.29%) Informatica
6 3 (14.29%) DNS
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) SLA
7 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) Windows
7 2 (9.52%) MCP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) JCAPS
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PowerBuilder
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 3 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
1 4 (19.05%) Analytics
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) EAI
4 1 (4.76%) User Stories
4 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.76%) Use Case
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) V-Model
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSD
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 3 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) CA
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