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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 75 67 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +31
Contract jobs citing Banking 233 280 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.71% 2.86% 1.96%
As % of the General category 8.41% 7.96% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 167 111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £297 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
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
2769 3516 3176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.19% 35.87% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1578 2041 1722
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 119 87
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £11.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 118 £388 +17.42% 7
Surrey +2 36 £475 -1.55% 15
Berkshire -3 18 £400 -3.03% 14
Kent +8 16 £375 -14.28% 3
West Sussex +8 14 £425 +6.25% 5
Oxfordshire -3 10 £435 - 6
East Sussex -20 10 £384 -19.15%
Hampshire -14 6 £469 +4.16% 9
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 286 (55.53%) Finance
2 95 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (15.34%) Project Management
4 76 (14.76%) Retail
5 75 (14.56%) Migration
6 68 (13.20%) SQL
7 67 (13.01%) Business Analysis
8 60 (11.65%) Java
9 57 (11.07%) Linux
10 56 (10.87%) Unix
11 46 (8.93%) Investment Banking
12 44 (8.54%) Oracle
13 43 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 37 (7.18%) Windows
15 36 (6.99%) SAN
15 36 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (6.60%) JavaScript
18 33 (6.41%) MS Excel
19 32 (6.21%) SQL Server
19 32 (6.21%) Change Management
20 30 (5.83%) Microsoft
21 29 (5.63%) Data Migration
22 28 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (5.44%) PRINCE2
23 27 (5.24%) Data Analysis
24 26 (5.05%) HTML
25 25 (4.85%) Asset Management
26 24 (4.66%) IBM
27 23 (4.47%) .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 10 (1.94%) SAS
2 9 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.36%) Apache
4 5 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.97%) IIS
4 5 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (0.78%) JBoss
5 4 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.39%) CICS
7 2 (0.39%) CMS
7 2 (0.39%) TPMS
8 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.47%) MS Office
3 18 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.78%) MS Project
6 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.72%) Temenos T24
2 5 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.78%) Sonata
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.39%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.19%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.19%) Summit
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.17%) PaaS
3 4 (0.78%) Heroku
4 3 (0.58%) SaaS
5 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.39%) IaaS
5 2 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.99%) SAN
2 21 (4.08%) NAS
3 13 (2.52%) Firewall
4 7 (1.36%) Internet
5 6 (1.17%) LDAP
6 5 (0.97%) DHCP
6 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.97%) VLAN
7 4 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.78%) SMTP
8 3 (0.58%) ATM
8 3 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.58%) Network Security
8 3 (0.58%) ZigBee
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.39%) Intranet
10 1 (0.19%) DNS
10 1 (0.19%) LAN
10 1 (0.19%) SSH
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.88%) Big Data
4 14 (2.72%) Hadoop
5 10 (1.94%) HBase
5 10 (1.94%) MySQL
5 10 (1.94%) PowerCenter
5 10 (1.94%) Redis
6 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.17%) DB2
8 6 (1.17%) QlikView
8 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (3.88%) JIRA
2 13 (2.52%) Maven
3 7 (1.36%) HP UFT
3 7 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.17%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.17%) JUnit
4 6 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.78%) Selenium
6 3 (0.58%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.58%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.39%) ANTLR
7 2 (0.39%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.39%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.39%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.39%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.19%) Introscope
8 1 (0.19%) MSI
8 1 (0.19%) NUnit
General
1 286 (55.53%) Finance
2 76 (14.76%) Retail
3 46 (8.93%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.27%) Retail Banking
5 21 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.52%) Marketing
7 9 (1.75%) Spanish Language
8 8 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.97%) Wholesale Banking
11 4 (0.78%) Legal
12 3 (0.58%) Back Office
12 3 (0.58%) Front Office
12 3 (0.58%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
14 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 176 (34.17%) Analyst
2 115 (22.33%) Business Analyst
3 77 (14.95%) Developer
4 73 (14.17%) Project Manager
5 64 (12.43%) Banking Analyst
6 43 (8.35%) Banking Business Analyst
7 42 (8.16%) Banking Project Manager
8 29 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 28 (5.44%) Consultant
9 28 (5.44%) Financial Analyst
9 28 (5.44%) Technical Analyst
10 27 (5.24%) Data Business Analyst
11 24 (4.66%) Technical Business Analyst
12 23 (4.47%) Architect
13 22 (4.27%) Administrator
13 22 (4.27%) Migration Analyst
14 20 (3.88%) Business Systems Analyst
15 19 (3.69%) IT Manager
15 19 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
15 19 (3.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.05%) HTML
2 23 (4.47%) .NET
2 23 (4.47%) CSS
3 22 (4.27%) Web Services
4 17 (3.30%) Spring
5 15 (2.91%) REST
6 13 (2.52%) AngularJS
6 13 (2.52%) XML
7 10 (1.94%) JMS
7 10 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (1.75%) HTML5
9 7 (1.36%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.36%) Java EE
9 7 (1.36%) jQuery
10 6 (1.17%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.17%) Django
10 6 (1.17%) Drools
10 6 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (1.17%) WCF
11 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.50%) Mobile Banking
3 15 (2.91%) User Experience
4 13 (2.52%) Clustering
4 13 (2.52%) Credit Risk
5 11 (2.14%) Mainframe
6 10 (1.94%) SWIFT
7 8 (1.55%) Replication
8 7 (1.36%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.17%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.17%) Smart Meter
10 5 (0.97%) Online Banking
10 5 (0.97%) PMI
11 4 (0.78%) Equities
12 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.58%) iPad
12 3 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 57 (11.07%) Linux
2 56 (10.87%) Unix
3 37 (7.18%) Windows
4 23 (4.47%) Solaris
5 13 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.33%) Android
7 11 (2.14%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.17%) AIX
9 6 (1.17%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.78%) zOS
12 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.58%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.19%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (15.34%) Project Management
3 75 (14.56%) Migration
4 67 (13.01%) Business Analysis
5 43 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (6.21%) Change Management
9 29 (5.63%) Data Migration
10 28 (5.44%) PRINCE2
11 27 (5.24%) Data Analysis
12 25 (4.85%) Asset Management
13 23 (4.47%) Waterfall
14 22 (4.27%) Scrum
15 19 (3.69%) SDLC
15 19 (3.69%) Systems Analysis
16 15 (2.91%) DevOps
17 14 (2.72%) Investment Management
17 14 (2.72%) Programme Management
18 13 (2.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 68 (13.20%) SQL
2 60 (11.65%) Java
3 34 (6.60%) JavaScript
4 21 (4.08%) C#
5 16 (3.11%) Shell Script
6 14 (2.72%) Python
7 13 (2.52%) Perl
8 9 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.36%) VB
10 6 (1.17%) Scala
11 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.78%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.78%) COBOL
12 4 (0.78%) Go
12 4 (0.78%) Korn
12 4 (0.78%) PHP
12 4 (0.78%) Ruby
12 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (3.50%) Degree
2 16 (3.11%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.36%) ISEB
5 5 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.78%) MCSE
6 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.78%) PMP
6 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.58%) CCNA
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.39%) NCDA
8 2 (0.39%) NCIE
8 2 (0.39%) NCSA
9 1 (0.19%) CAPM
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.55%) QA
3 4 (0.78%) MiFID
3 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.39%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.39%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) FATCA
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (1.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.17%) vSphere
5 4 (0.78%) Veritas File System
6 3 (0.58%) Docker
6 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.39%) Firmware
7 2 (0.39%) HDFS
7 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.39%) XenApp
7 2 (0.39%) XenServer
8 1 (0.19%) NFS
8 1 (0.19%) RHEV
8 1 (0.19%) vCloud
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.17%) Legato
4 5 (0.97%) Control-M
5 4 (0.78%) Puppet
5 4 (0.78%) SCCM
5 4 (0.78%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.58%) CA Wily
6 3 (0.58%) NetApp OnCommand
7 2 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.39%) Foglight
7 2 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.39%) Packer
7 2 (0.39%) SCOM
8 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.19%) OpenView
8 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (8.54%) Oracle
2 30 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.66%) IBM
4 19 (3.69%) HP
5 16 (3.11%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.72%) EMC
7 13 (2.52%) Veritas
8 12 (2.33%) NetApp
8 12 (2.33%) Remedy
9 11 (2.14%) Temenos
9 11 (2.14%) VMware
10 9 (1.75%) SAP
10 9 (1.75%) Sybase
11 8 (1.55%) Cisco
12 7 (1.36%) Citrix
12 7 (1.36%) Informatica
12 7 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (1.36%) Sun
13 6 (1.17%) Brocade
14 5 (0.97%) TIBCO
Surrey
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum £32,000 - £42,000 plus £6,000 car al
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £480 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350.00 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Volaris Exec
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago