The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Reading region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 64 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 5 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.29% 1.39%
As % of the General category 1.81% 2.95% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £536 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +2.27%
General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
276 407 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.19% 43.81% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 163 152
Average daily rate £400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +103.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Banking
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V2
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) APMP
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Thunderhead
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
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