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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 70 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Banking 241 221 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.63% 2.47% 2.77%
As % of the General category 7.61% 7.02% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 133 151
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£450 £396 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £251 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-49.68% -
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
3168 3146 2958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.60% 35.11% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1740 1678 1413
Average daily rate £400 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 113 150
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
- -3.05%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -2 95 £375 +15.38% 8
Surrey +18 36 £550 +16.40% 15
East Sussex +8 33 £475 +20.10% 5
Hampshire +10 26 £475 -17.39% 13
Berkshire -7 22 £420 -6.66% 21
Oxfordshire -14 13 £401 +0.31% 4
Kent -8 8 £470 +25.33% 3
West Sussex -8 6 £400 +19.76% 1
Middlesex +6 2 £465 -28.46%
Sussex - 1 £425 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 357 (76.45%) Finance
2 101 (21.63%) SQL
3 78 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (16.27%) Telecoms
5 65 (13.92%) Oracle
6 63 (13.49%) Project Management
7 53 (11.35%) MS Excel
8 52 (11.13%) Java
9 46 (9.85%) SQL Server
9 46 (9.85%) Windows
10 45 (9.64%) .NET
10 45 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 45 (9.64%) Retail
11 41 (8.78%) HTML
11 41 (8.78%) UNIX
12 40 (8.57%) Investment Banking
13 36 (7.71%) Data Warehouse
14 34 (7.28%) Data Management
14 34 (7.28%) Business Analysis
15 31 (6.64%) Data Modelling
16 30 (6.42%) Microsoft
16 30 (6.42%) PRINCE2
16 30 (6.42%) MS Project
16 30 (6.42%) Informatica
17 29 (6.21%) Linux
18 28 (6.00%) XML
18 28 (6.00%) MS Office
18 28 (6.00%) Data Quality
18 28 (6.00%) Mobile Banking
19 27 (5.78%) Internet

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (2.36%) SharePoint
1 11 (2.36%) SAS
2 10 (2.14%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.28%) Node.js
5 5 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.43%) CMS
8 2 (0.43%) Lync
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.21%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.21%) Apache
9 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
Applications
1 53 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.42%) MS Project
3 28 (6.00%) MS Office
4 14 (3.00%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) GIMP
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.43%) Optimost
2 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (0.43%) Staffware
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.43%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.43%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.21%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.43%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) PaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.43%) Google Checkout
2 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.78%) Internet
2 17 (3.64%) DNS
3 16 (3.43%) SAN
3 16 (3.43%) LDAP
4 15 (3.21%) ATM
5 11 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.93%) Ethernet
6 9 (1.93%) LAN
6 9 (1.93%) WAN
6 9 (1.93%) Firewall
7 8 (1.71%) MPLS
7 8 (1.71%) ADSL
7 8 (1.71%) Intranet
8 7 (1.50%) SSL
9 6 (1.28%) DHCP
9 6 (1.28%) OSPF
9 6 (1.28%) BGP
9 6 (1.28%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.28%) ICMP
9 6 (1.28%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.71%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (4.50%) PowerCenter
4 17 (3.64%) DB2
5 13 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.36%) DB2 UDB
7 10 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.71%) MySQL
8 8 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.50%) Data Mart
10 6 (1.28%) QlikView
11 5 (1.07%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.86%) Base SAS
12 4 (0.86%) Big Data
12 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (3.64%) Xcode
2 9 (1.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.50%) Subversion
3 7 (1.50%) HP UFT
4 6 (1.28%) JIRA
4 6 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.07%) ERwin
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.86%) Hudson
7 3 (0.64%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.64%) Moq
7 3 (0.64%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.64%) ProC
7 3 (0.64%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.64%) Selenium
7 3 (0.64%) NUnit
8 2 (0.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 357 (76.45%) Finance
2 76 (16.27%) Telecoms
3 45 (9.64%) Retail
4 40 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.07%) Financial Institution
6 18 (3.85%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.28%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.07%) Marketing
8 5 (1.07%) Billing
9 4 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.86%) Back Office
10 3 (0.64%) Legal
10 3 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Publishing
11 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (28.27%) Analyst
2 98 (20.99%) Developer
3 67 (14.35%) Project Manager
4 58 (12.42%) Business Analyst
5 28 (6.00%) Architect
6 23 (4.93%) Data Analyst
6 23 (4.93%) iOS Developer
7 17 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
8 16 (3.43%) Java Developer
9 12 (2.57%) Security Analyst
9 12 (2.57%) Consultant
9 12 (2.57%) Data Architect
9 12 (2.57%) Banking Business Analyst
10 11 (2.36%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 11 (2.36%) Administrator
10 11 (2.36%) Financial Business Analyst
11 10 (2.14%) Test Analyst
12 9 (1.93%) Test Manager
12 9 (1.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 9 (1.93%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.64%) .NET
2 41 (8.78%) HTML
3 28 (6.00%) XML
4 21 (4.50%) HTML5
5 20 (4.28%) iOS SDK
6 19 (4.07%) CSS
7 18 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 17 (3.64%) Spring
9 14 (3.00%) SOAP
10 13 (2.78%) Web Services
11 12 (2.57%) jQuery
12 11 (2.36%) ASP.NET
13 10 (2.14%) Struts
14 9 (1.93%) J2EE
14 9 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (1.50%) Java EE
16 6 (1.28%) JSP
17 5 (1.07%) Ajax
17 5 (1.07%) Middleware
17 5 (1.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.00%) Mobile Banking
2 23 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.28%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.21%) iPhone
4 15 (3.21%) iPad
5 14 (3.00%) Clustering
6 12 (2.57%) Online Banking
7 11 (2.36%) Reference Data
8 8 (1.71%) User Experience
9 7 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.50%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.50%) HACMP
10 6 (1.28%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.28%) Replication
10 6 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.07%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.86%) CMDB
13 3 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.85%) Windows
2 41 (8.78%) UNIX
3 29 (6.21%) Linux
4 23 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 17 (3.64%) Solaris
7 15 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.28%) AIX
9 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) SUSE
13 1 (0.21%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.21%) zOS
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (13.49%) Project Management
3 45 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (7.28%) Data Management
4 34 (7.28%) Business Analysis
5 31 (6.64%) Data Modelling
6 30 (6.42%) PRINCE2
7 27 (5.78%) ITIL
8 26 (5.57%) ETL
9 25 (5.35%) Scrum
10 24 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (4.93%) iOS Development
12 22 (4.71%) Migration
13 21 (4.50%) Change Management
14 20 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.07%) Project Planning
15 19 (4.07%) Data Governance
15 19 (4.07%) Integration Testing
16 17 (3.64%) Logistics
17 16 (3.43%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 101 (21.63%) SQL
2 52 (11.13%) Java
3 23 (4.93%) JavaScript
4 18 (3.85%) VB
4 18 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 16 (3.43%) C#
6 15 (3.21%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.57%) Perl
7 12 (2.57%) Python
8 11 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.93%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.93%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.50%) C
11 6 (1.28%) VBScript
11 6 (1.28%) VBA
12 5 (1.07%) COBOL
13 4 (0.86%) C++
14 3 (0.64%) PHP
14 3 (0.64%) Ruby
15 2 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 23 (4.93%) Degree
2 15 (3.21%) CISSP
3 11 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.28%) ISEB
5 4 (0.86%) CCNP
5 4 (0.86%) CCNA
5 4 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.86%) PMP
5 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.86%) CCDE
6 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.64%) CISM
6 3 (0.64%) MCSE
7 2 (0.43%) CCIE
7 2 (0.43%) MCP
7 2 (0.43%) MCSD
7 2 (0.43%) CISA
7 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.43%) QA
3 12 (2.57%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) COBIT
4 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) COSO
5 1 (0.21%) Basel III
System Software
1 22 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (1.50%) Docker
4 6 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (1.28%) NFS
5 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.64%) XenApp
7 3 (0.64%) vSphere
7 3 (0.64%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.43%) GPFS
8 2 (0.43%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (3.85%) SCCM
2 15 (3.21%) Control-M
3 14 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (2.78%) Puppet
4 13 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 11 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.86%) OpenView
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.43%) SnapMirror
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.43%) SCOM
10 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 65 (13.92%) Oracle
2 30 (6.42%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.42%) Informatica
3 21 (4.50%) VMware
4 18 (3.85%) SAP
5 17 (3.64%) IBM
6 15 (3.21%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.78%) Teradata
7 13 (2.78%) HP
8 12 (2.57%) Symantec
8 12 (2.57%) Apple
9 11 (2.36%) Sun
10 10 (2.14%) Citrix
10 10 (2.14%) Cisco
11 9 (1.93%) NetApp
11 9 (1.93%) Veritas
11 9 (1.93%) Remedy
12 6 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
12 6 (1.28%) EMC
13 5 (1.07%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £250 - £295 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £250 - £295 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
The People Network
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Posted: 27 days ago