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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 102 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +3
Contract jobs citing Banking 178 263 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.85% 3.04% 2.62%
As % of the General category 5.56% 8.42% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 196 162
Average daily rate
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£406 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £6.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -26.31%
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
3203 3125 3713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.33% 36.15% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 1643 1579
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 119 162
Average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +3 70 £363 +3.57% 19
Surrey -27 32 £450 -5.26% 20
Berkshire -19 26 £400 - 34
East Sussex -10 18 £408 +9.24% 4
Hampshire -39 12 £450 -14.28% 4
Oxfordshire -11 9 £400 +14.28% 7
West Sussex +4 5 £425 +6.25% 2
Kent -16 4 £350 -28.42% 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 284 (72.82%) Finance
2 65 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (16.41%) Retail
4 58 (14.87%) Project Management
5 57 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (11.79%) MS Excel
7 44 (11.28%) Windows
8 43 (11.03%) Business Analysis
9 42 (10.77%) Java
10 40 (10.26%) Telecoms
10 40 (10.26%) Retail Banking
11 39 (10.00%) SQL
11 39 (10.00%) UNIX
12 35 (8.97%) Microsoft
13 34 (8.72%) PRINCE2
14 33 (8.46%) Oracle
15 30 (7.69%) .NET
15 30 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (7.44%) Migration
17 27 (6.92%) HTML
17 27 (6.92%) Change Management
18 24 (6.15%) JavaScript
19 23 (5.90%) MS Office
19 23 (5.90%) XML
19 23 (5.90%) Investment Banking
20 20 (5.13%) Degree
20 20 (5.13%) CRM
20 20 (5.13%) SAP
20 20 (5.13%) Active Directory
20 20 (5.13%) Citrix

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (2.56%) IIS
3 9 (2.31%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.31%) Node.js
4 5 (1.28%) CMS
5 4 (1.03%) Liferay
5 4 (1.03%) JBoss
5 4 (1.03%) Apache
5 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.77%) SAS
6 3 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.51%) CICS
7 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.51%) Lync
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.90%) MS Office
3 19 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (4.36%) MS Project
5 14 (3.59%) MS Visio
6 10 (2.56%) Photoshop
7 9 (2.31%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.51%) DOC1
8 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.08%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.03%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.77%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.51%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.26%) Staffware
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.26%) SaaS
1 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.85%) Internet
2 14 (3.59%) SAN
3 11 (2.82%) DNS
4 9 (2.31%) Firewall
5 8 (2.05%) Intranet
6 7 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.54%) LAN
7 6 (1.54%) WAN
7 6 (1.54%) NAS
8 5 (1.28%) ATM
9 4 (1.03%) VPN
10 3 (0.77%) SSL
10 3 (0.77%) DHCP
10 3 (0.77%) LDAP
10 3 (0.77%) VLAN
10 3 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.77%) OSPF
11 2 (0.51%) BGP
11 2 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.33%) DB2
3 12 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.05%) QlikView
5 7 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.79%) PowerCenter
6 5 (1.28%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.77%) MS Access
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.51%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.51%) Big Data
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) Ingres
8 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (1.03%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.77%) Subversion
3 3 (0.77%) Maven
3 3 (0.77%) Hudson
3 3 (0.77%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (0.51%) JIRA
4 2 (0.51%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.26%) ProC
5 1 (0.26%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) TestNG
5 1 (0.26%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 284 (72.82%) Finance
2 64 (16.41%) Retail
3 40 (10.26%) Retail Banking
3 40 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.90%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.59%) Spanish Language
6 13 (3.33%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.54%) Automotive
8 6 (1.54%) Back Office
9 5 (1.28%) Legal
9 5 (1.28%) Marketing
10 3 (0.77%) Local Government
11 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.51%) International Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Games
11 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 144 (36.92%) Analyst
2 87 (22.31%) Business Analyst
3 67 (17.18%) Project Manager
4 39 (10.00%) Developer
5 27 (6.92%) Consultant
6 25 (6.41%) Banking Business Analyst
7 24 (6.15%) Architect
8 12 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (2.82%) Java Developer
9 11 (2.82%) Test Analyst
10 10 (2.56%) Administrator
10 10 (2.56%) Designer
11 9 (2.31%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 9 (2.31%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (2.31%) Financial Business Analyst
12 8 (2.05%) Graphic Designer
12 8 (2.05%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (1.79%) Support Analyst
13 7 (1.79%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.69%) .NET
2 27 (6.92%) HTML
3 23 (5.90%) XML
4 16 (4.10%) CSS
5 15 (3.85%) SOAP
5 15 (3.85%) J2EE
6 14 (3.59%) jQuery
7 11 (2.82%) HTML5
7 11 (2.82%) Middleware
8 10 (2.56%) Spring
8 10 (2.56%) CSS3
9 9 (2.31%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (2.31%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.31%) MooTools
10 8 (2.05%) Struts
11 6 (1.54%) Web Services
12 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.28%) SVG
13 4 (1.03%) XSLT
14 3 (0.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.62%) Mainframe
3 13 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.08%) User Experience
5 11 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
6 10 (2.56%) Credit Risk
7 9 (2.31%) PMI
8 8 (2.05%) W3C
8 8 (2.05%) Clustering
9 7 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.54%) Online Banking
11 5 (1.28%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.03%) Kindle
13 3 (0.77%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.77%) IVR
13 3 (0.77%) Handset
13 3 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.77%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.77%) FMCG
13 3 (0.77%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.28%) Windows
2 39 (10.00%) UNIX
3 16 (4.10%) Solaris
4 14 (3.59%) Linux
4 14 (3.59%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.05%) Windows NT
9 7 (1.79%) MVS
10 6 (1.54%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.28%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.28%) Android
12 4 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.51%) SUSE
13 2 (0.51%) AIX
14 1 (0.26%) OS/390
14 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 58 (14.87%) Project Management
3 57 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (11.03%) Business Analysis
5 34 (8.72%) PRINCE2
6 29 (7.44%) Migration
7 27 (6.92%) Change Management
8 20 (5.13%) CRM
9 18 (4.62%) ITIL
9 18 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (4.36%) Service Delivery
10 17 (4.36%) Waterfall
11 16 (4.10%) Scrum
12 15 (3.85%) Data Management
13 12 (3.08%) Risk Management
13 12 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.08%) E-Commerce
14 11 (2.82%) Data Analysis
14 11 (2.82%) Integration Testing
15 10 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (10.77%) Java
2 39 (10.00%) SQL
3 24 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.33%) Perl
5 11 (2.82%) C#
5 11 (2.82%) JCL
6 10 (2.56%) C
7 8 (2.05%) VBA
8 6 (1.54%) COBOL
8 6 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.28%) VB
10 4 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.03%) VBScript
10 4 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.51%) PL/1
13 1 (0.26%) XAML
13 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.26%) HQL
13 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (5.13%) Degree
2 15 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 14 (3.59%) ISEB
4 11 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.56%) CCNA
6 8 (2.05%) PMP
6 8 (2.05%) JNCIA
7 7 (1.79%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.54%) RHCE
9 5 (1.28%) CISM
9 5 (1.28%) CISSP
10 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.03%) MCSE
11 3 (0.77%) CISA
11 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.51%) CRISC
12 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.51%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.85%) SLA
2 11 (2.82%) QA
3 7 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.77%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.51%) EMIR
9 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.26%) COREP
9 1 (0.26%) FINREP
System Software
1 20 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.31%) NFS
4 8 (2.05%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.54%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.28%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.51%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.51%) Snort
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.26%) Samba
8 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.26%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.26%) SRDF
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (2.82%) Control-M
2 9 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.79%) BladeLogic
3 7 (1.79%) SCCM
4 5 (1.28%) SCOM
5 4 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.51%) Puppet
6 2 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.26%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (0.26%) Legato
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.26%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 35 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.46%) Oracle
3 20 (5.13%) SAP
3 20 (5.13%) Citrix
4 15 (3.85%) Cisco
5 13 (3.33%) VMware
6 11 (2.82%) Juniper
6 11 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.82%) Remedy
7 9 (2.31%) IBM
7 9 (2.31%) Adobe
7 9 (2.31%) Sun
8 8 (2.05%) TIBCO
8 8 (2.05%) Redknee
9 7 (1.79%) Guidewire
9 7 (1.79%) Intel
10 6 (1.54%) HP
10 6 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.28%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.28%) EMC
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