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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 51 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 13 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.83% 2.28% 1.63%
As % of the General category 4.56% 7.21% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 13
Median daily rate £340 £465 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +11.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £394 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £560 £486
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 £11.47 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +9.86%

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
285 319 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 40.08% 31.65% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 147 115
Median daily rate £425 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £227 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.85% +42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 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 Reading region with a requirement for Banking.

1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
4 6 (25.00%) PMP
4 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Retail
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
5 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.50%) Adobe
7 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) Solaris
7 3 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
7 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) B2B Marketing
8 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) OLTP
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Migration Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Account Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Environment Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Java EE
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
1 1 (4.17%) JSP
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) Spring
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) B2B
6 2 (8.33%) B2B Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Scala
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) IFRS
1 1 (4.17%) IFRS 9
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Adobe
4 3 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Temenos
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + Potentially higher
Posted: 4 days ago