The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 26 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Banking 13 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.38% 7.28% -
As % of the General category 10.48% 16.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £17.98
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.47%
Banking
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
124 115 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.75% 44.06% 54.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 66 60
Average daily rate £375 £415 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £41.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.12% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.46%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
3 11 (47.83%) DNS
4 10 (43.48%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) Citrix
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Juniper
5 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
5 8 (34.78%) Perl
5 8 (34.78%) SOAP
5 8 (34.78%) UNIX
5 8 (34.78%) Solaris
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) NFS
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 8 (34.78%) Sun
5 8 (34.78%) CCNA
5 8 (34.78%) Redknee
5 8 (34.78%) JNCIA
5 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
6 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (26.09%) RHCE
7 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.04%) PowerShell

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) DTS
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Project Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Project Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) VBA Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) SOAP
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
1 8 (34.78%) Solaris
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
4 3 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) B2C
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) JNCIA
2 6 (26.09%) RHCE
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) IIBA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) NFS
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Citrix
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Sun
2 8 (34.78%) Redknee
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Metastorm
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
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