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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 110 53 84
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +31
Contract jobs citing Banking 146 317 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.88% 3.32% 2.21%
As % of the General category 5.78% 9.98% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 123 147
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +120.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £16.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+93.93% +65.00%
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
2527 3175 3355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.60% 33.27% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1393 1703 1834
Median daily rate £413 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 97 114
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £45.00 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -7 81 £388 +6.89% 7
Berkshire +1 17 £350 -20.00% 12
Surrey -16 12 £400 -27.27% 8
Hampshire +7 9 £438 -12.50% 6
East Sussex +6 9 £400 -15.34% 1
Oxfordshire -5 9 £480 +4.00% 1
Kent +1 7 £363 -3.33% 1
West Sussex +10 5 £429 +3.87%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 231 (60.95%) Finance
2 80 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (16.09%) Project Management
4 59 (15.57%) Java
5 55 (14.51%) Retail
6 47 (12.40%) Business Analysis
7 45 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (11.87%) SQL
8 39 (10.29%) Migration
9 38 (10.03%) PRINCE2
10 33 (8.71%) MS Excel
10 33 (8.71%) Scrum
11 32 (8.44%) Oracle
12 31 (8.18%) Linux
12 31 (8.18%) Microsoft
13 29 (7.65%) Big Data
14 27 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (7.12%) Change Management
14 27 (7.12%) SQL Server
15 25 (6.60%) Unix
16 24 (6.33%) Windows
16 24 (6.33%) Hadoop
17 23 (6.07%) Investment Banking
18 21 (5.54%) Telecoms
19 20 (5.28%) Data Analysis
20 19 (5.01%) Degree
21 18 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
21 18 (4.75%) ITIL
21 18 (4.75%) MS Office
22 17 (4.49%) .NET

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 12 (3.17%) WebSphere
2 11 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.11%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.11%) SAS
4 6 (1.58%) Apache
5 4 (1.06%) IIS
5 4 (1.06%) JBoss
6 3 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.79%) CMS
6 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.79%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.75%) MS Office
3 17 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.17%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.85%) MS Project
6 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Sonata
1 4 (1.06%) Staffware
2 3 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.79%) HFM
2 3 (0.79%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.53%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (1.85%) PaaS
2 3 (0.79%) Heroku
3 2 (0.53%) IaaS
3 2 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (0.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.69%) SAN
2 10 (2.64%) ATM
3 8 (2.11%) Internet
4 6 (1.58%) Firewall
4 6 (1.58%) Intranet
5 5 (1.32%) LDAP
5 5 (1.32%) NAS
6 3 (0.79%) IMAP
6 3 (0.79%) VPN
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.53%) LAN
7 2 (0.53%) MPLS
7 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.53%) WAN
8 1 (0.26%) BGP
8 1 (0.26%) Network Security
8 1 (0.26%) OSPF
8 1 (0.26%) VoIP
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.65%) Big Data
2 27 (7.12%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.33%) Hadoop
4 17 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.43%) HBase
6 11 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.11%) DB2
8 8 (2.11%) MySQL
8 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.58%) Data Lake
10 6 (1.58%) PowerCenter
10 6 (1.58%) Redis
11 5 (1.32%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.06%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.17%) JIRA
2 11 (2.90%) Maven
3 7 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 7 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.32%) Android Studio
5 3 (0.79%) JUnit
5 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.53%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.53%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.53%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.53%) Subversion
7 1 (0.26%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.26%) GitLab
7 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.26%) MSI
7 1 (0.26%) ProC
7 1 (0.26%) Selenium
7 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.26%) WiX
General
1 231 (60.95%) Finance
2 55 (14.51%) Retail
3 23 (6.07%) Investment Banking
4 21 (5.54%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.90%) Marketing
5 11 (2.90%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.85%) German Language
7 7 (1.85%) Legal
7 7 (1.85%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.32%) Automotive
9 3 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.53%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 111 (29.29%) Analyst
2 66 (17.41%) Project Manager
3 57 (15.04%) Developer
4 52 (13.72%) Business Analyst
5 33 (8.71%) Banking Analyst
6 30 (7.92%) Architect
7 27 (7.12%) Banking Project Manager
8 24 (6.33%) Java Developer
9 21 (5.54%) Financial Analyst
10 18 (4.75%) IT Manager
10 18 (4.75%) Service Analyst
11 17 (4.49%) Consultant
12 15 (3.96%) Banking Business Analyst
13 12 (3.17%) IT Project Manager
13 12 (3.17%) PMO Analyst
13 12 (3.17%) Programme Manager
14 11 (2.90%) Data Analyst
15 10 (2.64%) Finance Business Analyst
15 10 (2.64%) Migration Analyst
16 9 (2.37%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.49%) .NET
2 16 (4.22%) Spring
2 16 (4.22%) Web Services
3 10 (2.64%) HTML
3 10 (2.64%) REST
3 10 (2.64%) XML
4 7 (1.85%) JMS
5 6 (1.58%) Java EE
5 6 (1.58%) Kafka
5 6 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (1.32%) CSS
6 5 (1.32%) J2EE
6 5 (1.32%) jQuery
6 5 (1.32%) JSON
6 5 (1.32%) Middleware
7 4 (1.06%) Django
7 4 (1.06%) XSLT
8 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.79%) JSP
8 3 (0.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.96%) Data Centre
3 14 (3.69%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.64%) Credit Risk
5 8 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.11%) SWIFT
6 7 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
6 7 (1.85%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.32%) Clustering
7 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.32%) User Experience
8 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.06%) Equities
8 4 (1.06%) PMI
9 3 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.79%) EPoS
9 3 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.18%) Linux
2 25 (6.60%) Unix
3 24 (6.33%) Windows
4 9 (2.37%) Solaris
5 8 (2.11%) Android
5 8 (2.11%) zOS
6 7 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.32%) Windows NT
8 5 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.53%) MVS
12 1 (0.26%) AIX
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (16.09%) Project Management
3 47 (12.40%) Business Analysis
4 45 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (10.29%) Migration
6 38 (10.03%) PRINCE2
7 33 (8.71%) Scrum
8 27 (7.12%) Change Management
9 20 (5.28%) Data Analysis
10 18 (4.75%) ITIL
10 18 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (4.49%) Programme Management
12 16 (4.22%) Data Modelling
13 14 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (3.69%) Data Migration
14 13 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (3.43%) CRM
14 13 (3.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (3.43%) Waterfall
15 11 (2.90%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (15.57%) Java
2 45 (11.87%) SQL
3 15 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.43%) C#
5 12 (3.17%) Python
6 8 (2.11%) Scala
7 6 (1.58%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.58%) VB
8 5 (1.32%) Perl
8 5 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.06%) C
9 4 (1.06%) Go
10 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.79%) Ruby
10 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.53%) JCL
11 2 (0.53%) R
11 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (5.01%) Degree
2 12 (3.17%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.11%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (2.11%) PMP
4 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.06%) ISEB
6 2 (0.53%) APMP
6 2 (0.53%) CISMP
6 2 (0.53%) CRISC
6 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.53%) MCSE
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) AAT
7 1 (0.26%) CCIE
7 1 (0.26%) CCNP
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CISSP
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.64%) QA
3 6 (1.58%) SLA
4 4 (1.06%) COBIT
4 4 (1.06%) MiFID
5 3 (0.79%) PA-DSS
5 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.79%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.26%) FATCA
System Software
1 11 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.06%) vSphere
4 3 (0.79%) Docker
5 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.53%) HDFS
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) NFS
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.58%) SCCM
2 6 (1.58%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.32%) CA Wily
4 4 (1.06%) Puppet
5 3 (0.79%) Control-M
6 2 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.53%) Packer
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.26%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 32 (8.44%) Oracle
2 31 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.17%) SAP
4 10 (2.64%) IBM
5 9 (2.37%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.11%) HP
7 7 (1.85%) Cisco
7 7 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.85%) Remedy
8 6 (1.58%) Informatica
8 6 (1.58%) Netezza
8 6 (1.58%) VMware
9 5 (1.32%) Citrix
10 4 (1.06%) ILOG
10 4 (1.06%) NetApp
10 4 (1.06%) Pega
11 3 (0.79%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.79%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.79%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.79%) Misys
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Hove
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago