The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 54 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 331 229 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.43% 2.30% 2.05%
As % of the General category 10.49% 6.69% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 137 96
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
Banking
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3154 3425 3250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.71% 34.41% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 1773 1715
Median daily rate £407 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.65% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 89 125
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.05 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +14 173 £400 +14.28% 6
Surrey +24 53 £450 -18.18% 27
Berkshire +11 25 £431 +15.00% 17
Hampshire +4 23 £495 -10.00% 5
Oxfordshire +17 15 £365 -2.66% 6
Kent -12 14 £550 +4.76% 2
East Sussex -18 10 £350 -22.22% 1
West Sussex -24 3 £375 -6.25% 9
Middlesex -4 1 £500 +7.52%
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Banking.

1 346 (59.15%) Finance
2 97 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (15.90%) Retail
4 92 (15.73%) Project Management
5 76 (12.99%) SQL
6 74 (12.65%) Unix
7 72 (12.31%) Business Analysis
8 71 (12.14%) Migration
9 65 (11.11%) Oracle
10 63 (10.77%) Java
10 63 (10.77%) Linux
11 55 (9.40%) Microsoft
11 55 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 50 (8.55%) Investment Banking
13 49 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (8.38%) MS Excel
14 48 (8.21%) Windows
15 47 (8.03%) JavaScript
15 47 (8.03%) .NET
16 45 (7.69%) Retail Banking
17 40 (6.84%) SQL Server
18 38 (6.50%) SAN
18 38 (6.50%) Change Management
19 37 (6.32%) C#
19 37 (6.32%) HTML
20 35 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (5.47%) WebSphere
21 32 (5.47%) MS Office
22 31 (5.30%) PRINCE2
23 30 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 32 (5.47%) WebSphere
2 28 (4.79%) SAS
3 20 (3.42%) IIS
4 11 (1.88%) Apache
5 7 (1.20%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (1.03%) TPMS
7 5 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.68%) CMS
8 4 (0.68%) Node.js
9 3 (0.51%) CICS
9 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.34%) Drupal
10 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.17%) Confluence
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 49 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.47%) MS Office
3 12 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Eagle PACE
1 5 (0.85%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.34%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.34%) Staffware
5 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (0.17%) Summit
5 1 (0.17%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (1.54%) PaaS
1 9 (1.54%) SaaS
2 7 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.03%) Heroku
4 2 (0.34%) AdWords
4 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.34%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.50%) SAN
2 24 (4.10%) NAS
3 20 (3.42%) Firewall
4 16 (2.74%) Internet
5 15 (2.56%) LDAP
6 12 (2.05%) ATM
7 11 (1.88%) DHCP
7 11 (1.88%) SMTP
8 7 (1.20%) DNS
8 7 (1.20%) Network Security
8 7 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.20%) VLAN
9 6 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (1.03%) HTTP
10 5 (0.85%) ZigBee
11 4 (0.68%) Intranet
11 4 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.68%) VPN
12 3 (0.51%) LAN
12 3 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (3.76%) Big Data
4 15 (2.56%) DB2
4 15 (2.56%) PowerCenter
4 15 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 14 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (1.88%) QlikView
7 9 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.37%) Base SAS
8 8 (1.37%) Redis
9 7 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.68%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (2.56%) Selenium
2 14 (2.39%) JIRA
3 9 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.37%) Eclipse
4 8 (1.37%) HP UFT
4 8 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.03%) Android Studio
5 6 (1.03%) Moq
5 6 (1.03%) NUnit
5 6 (1.03%) Subversion
6 4 (0.68%) Grunt
7 3 (0.51%) Bower
7 3 (0.51%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.51%) eggPlant
7 3 (0.51%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.51%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.34%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.34%) Maven
8 2 (0.34%) Rational Rose
General
1 346 (59.15%) Finance
2 93 (15.90%) Retail
3 50 (8.55%) Investment Banking
4 45 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 26 (4.44%) Spanish Language
6 23 (3.93%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (1.54%) Wholesale Banking
8 7 (1.20%) Legal
8 7 (1.20%) Marketing
9 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.85%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.51%) Billing
10 3 (0.51%) Front Office
10 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.51%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 190 (32.48%) Analyst
2 126 (21.54%) Business Analyst
3 101 (17.26%) Developer
4 85 (14.53%) Project Manager
5 74 (12.65%) Banking Analyst
6 55 (9.40%) Banking Business Analyst
7 42 (7.18%) Banking Project Manager
8 30 (5.13%) Consultant
8 30 (5.13%) Data Business Analyst
8 30 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
9 28 (4.79%) Technical Analyst
10 26 (4.44%) Administrator
11 25 (4.27%) Finance Business Analyst
11 25 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
12 24 (4.10%) Technical Business Analyst
13 23 (3.93%) Architect
14 19 (3.25%) Business Systems Analyst
15 18 (3.08%) .NET Developer
15 18 (3.08%) C# Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.03%) .NET
2 37 (6.32%) HTML
3 29 (4.96%) CSS
4 28 (4.79%) AngularJS
5 27 (4.62%) SOAP
6 23 (3.93%) XML
7 20 (3.42%) jQuery
8 19 (3.25%) HTML5
9 18 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (2.74%) ASP.NET
11 12 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.88%) Android SDK
12 11 (1.88%) Laravel
13 9 (1.54%) Java EE
13 9 (1.54%) Web Services
14 8 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (1.37%) WCF
15 7 (1.20%) .NET Framework
15 7 (1.20%) REST
16 6 (1.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.10%) Mobile Banking
3 16 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 15 (2.56%) User Experience
5 14 (2.39%) Credit Risk
6 12 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.88%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.71%) Clustering
9 9 (1.54%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.54%) Smart Meter
10 8 (1.37%) Online Banking
11 7 (1.20%) Blockchain
12 6 (1.03%) EMC VMAX
12 6 (1.03%) EMC VNX
12 6 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.03%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.85%) Replication
14 4 (0.68%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 74 (12.65%) Unix
2 63 (10.77%) Linux
3 48 (8.21%) Windows
4 26 (4.44%) Solaris
5 19 (3.25%) Android
6 15 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.05%) zOS
9 10 (1.71%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.20%) AIX
12 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.34%) MVS
14 2 (0.34%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.17%) HPUX
15 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (15.73%) Project Management
3 72 (12.31%) Business Analysis
4 71 (12.14%) Migration
5 55 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (6.50%) Change Management
8 31 (5.30%) PRINCE2
9 30 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (4.96%) Data Migration
11 22 (3.76%) Scrum
12 21 (3.59%) DevOps
12 21 (3.59%) Test Scripting
12 21 (3.59%) Waterfall
13 20 (3.42%) Analytics
13 20 (3.42%) Asset Management
14 19 (3.25%) Data Analysis
14 19 (3.25%) MVC
14 19 (3.25%) SDLC
15 18 (3.08%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.99%) SQL
2 63 (10.77%) Java
3 47 (8.03%) JavaScript
4 37 (6.32%) C#
5 17 (2.91%) PowerShell
6 15 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 12 (2.05%) Python
7 12 (2.05%) VB
8 11 (1.88%) COBOL
8 11 (1.88%) Perl
8 11 (1.88%) PHP
9 7 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.03%) JCL
11 5 (0.85%) Ruby
12 4 (0.68%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.68%) C
12 4 (0.68%) C++
12 4 (0.68%) Korn
12 4 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (1.88%) Degree
1 11 (1.88%) ISTQB
2 10 (1.71%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (1.54%) PMP
4 8 (1.37%) CCNA
5 7 (1.20%) MCSE
5 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.03%) ISEB
7 5 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.68%) CISSP
8 4 (0.68%) MCP
8 4 (0.68%) NCDA
8 4 (0.68%) NCIE
8 4 (0.68%) NCSA
8 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.68%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.51%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.20%) SLA
3 6 (1.03%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.85%) QA
5 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.51%) FATCA
6 3 (0.51%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
7 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 24 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 10 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.37%) vSphere
5 7 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.85%) Firmware
7 4 (0.68%) Veritas File System
7 4 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.68%) XenServer
8 3 (0.51%) RHEV
9 2 (0.34%) Docker
9 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.34%) vCloud
10 1 (0.17%) HDFS
10 1 (0.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.17%) UAG
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.17%) XenApp
10 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.71%) Control-M
1 10 (1.71%) NetBackup
1 10 (1.71%) SCCM
2 6 (1.03%) Legato
3 4 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.51%) SCOM
4 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.51%) WSUS
5 2 (0.34%) Foglight
5 2 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.34%) OpenView
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.34%) vRealize
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (11.11%) Oracle
2 55 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.44%) IBM
4 21 (3.59%) EMC
5 20 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.91%) HP
6 17 (2.91%) NetApp
7 15 (2.56%) Remedy
7 15 (2.56%) Veritas
8 13 (2.22%) VMware
9 12 (2.05%) SAP
10 10 (1.71%) Sun
11 9 (1.54%) Brocade
12 8 (1.37%) Google
13 7 (1.20%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.20%) Dell
14 6 (1.03%) Cisco
14 6 (1.03%) Citrix
14 6 (1.03%) Symantec
14 6 (1.03%) Thunderhead
Reading, Berkshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Circa £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Volaris Exec
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Worthing
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 20 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 20 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
West Sussex
Volaris Exec
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
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