The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 72 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.52% -
As % of the General category 0.25% 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £193 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £18.64
% change year-on-year
-41.46% +10.00%
General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
408 331 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 37.99% 42.88% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 121 123
Average daily rate £375 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £160 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £442 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 26 13
Average hourly rate £26.13 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.16% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £13.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.08 £30.05 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Financial Institution
Berkshire

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Financial Institution
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix