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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 91 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing Banking 211 168 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.15% 1.90% 2.35%
As % of the General category 6.22% 5.27% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 93 116
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£415 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -27.27%
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
3394 3186 2919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.63% 35.98% 38.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1758 1586 1330
Average daily rate £400 £377 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 149 157
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £13.25 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 +8 91 £363 +3.57% 15
Surrey +21 38 £488 +1.56% 18
Berkshire -20 27 £401 -4.46% 38
Hampshire -18 16 £550 +41.93% 20
East Sussex +8 13 £488 +10.48% 2
Kent -9 7 £450 -14.28% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £456 - 4
West Sussex -16 4 £400 - 3
Middlesex +5 3 £450 - 2
Sussex - 1 £475 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 331 (77.70%) Finance
2 84 (19.72%) SQL
3 65 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (14.32%) Telecoms
5 58 (13.62%) Oracle
6 50 (11.74%) Project Management
7 44 (10.33%) HTML
7 44 (10.33%) Java
8 43 (10.09%) UNIX
8 43 (10.09%) Retail
9 42 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (9.62%) MS Excel
10 41 (9.62%) Microsoft
11 39 (9.15%) Windows
11 39 (9.15%) Business Analysis
12 38 (8.92%) JavaScript
13 37 (8.69%) SQL Server
13 37 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (8.45%) CSS
15 34 (7.98%) jQuery
15 34 (7.98%) HTML5
16 33 (7.75%) .NET
17 29 (6.81%) PRINCE2
18 27 (6.34%) Citrix
19 26 (6.10%) Data Modelling
19 26 (6.10%) XML
20 24 (5.63%) MS Office
20 24 (5.63%) Active Directory
20 24 (5.63%) Degree
20 24 (5.63%) Retail Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (2.35%) WebLogic
1 10 (2.35%) Node.js
2 9 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (2.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (1.41%) JBoss
5 5 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.17%) CMS
6 4 (0.94%) SAS
6 4 (0.94%) IIS
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.47%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.47%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Applications
1 41 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.63%) MS Office
3 18 (4.23%) Photoshop
4 14 (3.29%) MS Project
5 10 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.35%) Fireworks
6 7 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.47%) DOC1
9 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.58%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.88%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.94%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.70%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.70%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.47%) SAP CS
6 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.23%) Endur
7 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) SAP FS
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.23%) Optimost
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.41%) SaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.46%) SAN
2 17 (3.99%) DNS
3 16 (3.76%) ATM
4 12 (2.82%) Internet
5 8 (1.88%) LAN
5 8 (1.88%) WAN
5 8 (1.88%) NAS
6 7 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.41%) Firewall
8 4 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.94%) MPLS
8 4 (0.94%) Intranet
8 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.94%) ADSL
9 3 (0.70%) LDAP
9 3 (0.70%) FTP
9 3 (0.70%) DHCP
9 3 (0.70%) DAB
9 3 (0.70%) SSH
9 3 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 12 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.35%) PowerCenter
6 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.64%) QlikView
6 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.41%) Data Mart
7 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.41%) DB2
7 6 (1.41%) MS Access
8 5 (1.17%) MySQL
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (3.05%) Xcode
2 10 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (1.88%) Subversion
4 5 (1.17%) JIRA
4 5 (1.17%) NUnit
4 5 (1.17%) CruiseControl
4 5 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.17%) MSBuild
5 4 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (0.94%) Moq
5 4 (0.94%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.94%) Hudson
5 4 (0.94%) ProC
5 4 (0.94%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.94%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.47%) Toad
7 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 331 (77.70%) Finance
2 61 (14.32%) Telecoms
3 43 (10.09%) Retail
4 24 (5.63%) Retail Banking
5 23 (5.40%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 13 (3.05%) Marketing
7 7 (1.64%) Legal
8 5 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.17%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.94%) Back Office
10 3 (0.70%) Front Office
10 3 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Billing
11 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
11 2 (0.47%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 163 (38.26%) Analyst
2 90 (21.13%) Business Analyst
3 68 (15.96%) Developer
4 49 (11.50%) Project Manager
5 30 (7.04%) Architect
6 22 (5.16%) Consultant
7 19 (4.46%) Banking Business Analyst
7 19 (4.46%) Designer
8 18 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
8 18 (4.23%) Data Analyst
9 16 (3.76%) Financial Business Analyst
9 16 (3.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 13 (3.05%) iOS Developer
10 13 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (2.35%) Business Systems Analyst
11 10 (2.35%) Test Analyst
12 9 (2.11%) Test Manager
12 9 (2.11%) Graphic Designer
12 9 (2.11%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (1.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.33%) HTML
2 36 (8.45%) CSS
3 34 (7.98%) jQuery
3 34 (7.98%) HTML5
4 33 (7.75%) .NET
5 26 (6.10%) XML
6 21 (4.93%) AngularJS
7 18 (4.23%) CSS3
8 14 (3.29%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (3.29%) SOAP
9 13 (3.05%) iOS SDK
10 11 (2.58%) Middleware
10 11 (2.58%) Spring
11 10 (2.35%) MooTools
12 8 (1.88%) J2EE
13 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET
13 7 (1.64%) Struts
13 7 (1.64%) Web Services
13 7 (1.64%) SVG
13 7 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.99%) User Experience
3 14 (3.29%) Mainframe
4 13 (3.05%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.05%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (2.82%) iPhone
5 12 (2.82%) iPad
6 11 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.58%) Clustering
7 10 (2.35%) W3C
8 7 (1.64%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.64%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.41%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.17%) PMI
10 5 (1.17%) Statistics
11 4 (0.94%) e-Health
11 4 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.09%) UNIX
2 39 (9.15%) Windows
3 22 (5.16%) Linux
4 16 (3.76%) Solaris
5 14 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.29%) Windows 7
5 14 (3.29%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.17%) Windows 2000
9 5 (1.17%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.94%) AIX
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.47%) SUSE
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.23%) Android
13 1 (0.23%) zOS
13 1 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (11.74%) Project Management
3 39 (9.15%) Business Analysis
4 37 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (6.81%) PRINCE2
6 26 (6.10%) Data Modelling
7 23 (5.40%) Migration
8 22 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (5.16%) ITIL
9 19 (4.46%) CRM
10 18 (4.23%) Change Management
11 17 (3.99%) Scrum
11 17 (3.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (3.76%) Waterfall
12 16 (3.76%) Analytics
13 15 (3.52%) Data Management
14 14 (3.29%) MVC
14 14 (3.29%) Change Control
14 14 (3.29%) Integration Testing
15 13 (3.05%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.72%) SQL
2 44 (10.33%) Java
3 38 (8.92%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.52%) Perl
5 12 (2.82%) PL/SQL
5 12 (2.82%) VBA
6 11 (2.58%) C#
6 11 (2.58%) Objective-C
7 10 (2.35%) C
8 9 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 9 (2.11%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.88%) VB
10 7 (1.64%) C++
11 6 (1.41%) VBScript
11 6 (1.41%) JCL
11 6 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.17%) COBOL
13 3 (0.70%) PHP
13 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.47%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (5.63%) Degree
2 10 (2.35%) ISEB
3 6 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.41%) CCNA
3 6 (1.41%) CISSP
3 6 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.17%) MCSE
4 5 (1.17%) CISM
5 4 (0.94%) PMP
5 4 (0.94%) VCP4
6 3 (0.70%) CRISC
6 3 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.70%) CISA
6 3 (0.70%) CCA
7 2 (0.47%) RHCE
7 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.05%) QA
2 6 (1.41%) SLA
3 5 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.94%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.70%) COREP
5 3 (0.70%) FINREP
6 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.47%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) COSO
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.35%) NFS
4 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (1.17%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.17%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.17%) ISA Server
5 5 (1.17%) XenApp
6 4 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.94%) vSphere
7 3 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.23%) XenServer
9 1 (0.23%) SRDF
9 1 (0.23%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.23%) Samba
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (2.82%) Control-M
1 12 (2.82%) SCCM
2 9 (2.11%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.17%) BladeLogic
5 4 (0.94%) SCOM
5 4 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.94%) Puppet
5 4 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.47%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.47%) OpenView
6 2 (0.47%) WSUS
7 1 (0.23%) Legato
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (0.23%) Ansible
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 58 (13.62%) Oracle
2 41 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.34%) Citrix
4 23 (5.40%) Adobe
5 18 (4.23%) SAP
6 17 (3.99%) VMware
7 16 (3.76%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.52%) Remedy
9 14 (3.29%) IBM
10 11 (2.58%) Informatica
11 10 (2.35%) Sun
12 9 (2.11%) HP
12 9 (2.11%) Cisco
12 9 (2.11%) Symantec
13 8 (1.88%) Google
14 7 (1.64%) Redknee
14 7 (1.64%) Apple
14 7 (1.64%) Business Objects
15 6 (1.41%) TIBCO
15 6 (1.41%) DoubleClick
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