The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 35 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Banking 162 169 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.06% 5.51% 7.47%
As % of the General category 16.79% 16.47% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 144 139
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£400 £417 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.13% +5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £508 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
965 1026 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.16% 33.44% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 685 484
Average daily rate £400 £385 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 50 26
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the South West region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the South West region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Bristol +6 69 £385 +6.94% 46
Wiltshire -11 49 £425 -3.40% 13
Dorset +10 22 £188 -50.00% 3
Gloucestershire +5 11 £359 -24.47% 8
Devon +5 6 £325 -
Somerset +2 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 234 (70.91%) Finance
2 99 (30.00%) Retail
3 96 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (21.82%) Retail Banking
5 57 (17.27%) SQL
6 45 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 39 (11.82%) Project Management
8 35 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (9.39%) Microsoft
10 31 (9.39%) SQL Server
11 30 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 29 (8.79%) Business Analysis
13 27 (8.18%) Data Modelling
14 25 (7.58%) Oracle
14 25 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (7.27%) Change Management
15 24 (7.27%) SAS
16 23 (6.97%) BusinessObjects
17 21 (6.36%) Investment Banking
17 21 (6.36%) SAP
18 20 (6.06%) MS Project
18 20 (6.06%) PRINCE2
18 20 (6.06%) Windows
19 19 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (5.76%) QA
19 19 (5.76%) Business Transformation
20 17 (5.15%) Target Operating Model
20 17 (5.15%) ISEB
20 17 (5.15%) ETL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 24 (7.27%) SAS
2 12 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.91%) IIS
4 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.30%) Lync
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.06%) MS Project
3 15 (4.55%) MS Office
3 15 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (4.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.61%) SPSS
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.30%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.30%) BASE24
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.21%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (0.91%) IaaS
3 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.73%) SAN
2 8 (2.42%) NAS
3 7 (2.12%) Internet
4 3 (0.91%) ATM
5 2 (0.61%) Firewall
6 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.30%) VLAN
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.30%) Network Security
6 1 (0.30%) LAN
6 1 (0.30%) DHCP
6 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (9.39%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.97%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (3.94%) MS Access
5 10 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.82%) Base SAS
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (0.91%) OLAP
9 2 (0.61%) DataStage
9 2 (0.61%) Essbase
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (1.21%) JUnit
1 4 (1.21%) Maven
1 4 (1.21%) Selenium
1 4 (1.21%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.61%) Subversion
2 2 (0.61%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.61%) JIRA
2 2 (0.61%) Toad
3 1 (0.30%) ERwin
3 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 234 (70.91%) Finance
2 99 (30.00%) Retail
3 72 (21.82%) Retail Banking
4 45 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 21 (6.36%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.94%) Marketing
7 4 (1.21%) Billing
7 4 (1.21%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.21%) Back Office
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
9 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 126 (38.18%) Analyst
2 81 (24.55%) Business Analyst
3 50 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 32 (9.70%) Developer
5 26 (7.88%) Architect
6 23 (6.97%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
8 18 (5.45%) Designer
9 15 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
10 14 (4.24%) PMO Analyst
10 14 (4.24%) Test Analyst
11 13 (3.94%) Consultant
12 12 (3.64%) Test Manager
12 12 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.64%) Test Leader
13 10 (3.03%) Data Analyst
14 8 (2.42%) Lead Project Manager
15 7 (2.12%) Digital Designer
15 7 (2.12%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 7 (2.12%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.55%) .NET
2 9 (2.73%) Web Services
3 8 (2.42%) WCF
4 4 (1.21%) Spring
4 4 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.21%) HTML
5 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.61%) CSS
6 2 (0.61%) SOAP
6 2 (0.61%) J2EE
6 2 (0.61%) ADO
6 2 (0.61%) Ajax
6 2 (0.61%) Middleware
6 2 (0.61%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.61%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.61%) MDX
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.30%) Java EE
7 1 (0.30%) XML
7 1 (0.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.24%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.42%) Reference Data
4 8 (2.42%) User Experience
5 7 (2.12%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.21%) Statistics
6 4 (1.21%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.91%) iPad
7 3 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.61%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.61%) PMI
8 2 (0.61%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.30%) IVR
9 1 (0.30%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.06%) Windows
2 13 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.42%) UNIX
4 7 (2.12%) Linux
5 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (0.61%) Android
8 2 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (11.82%) Project Management
3 29 (8.79%) Business Analysis
4 27 (8.18%) Data Modelling
5 25 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (7.27%) Change Management
7 20 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 19 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (5.76%) Business Transformation
9 17 (5.15%) ETL
9 17 (5.15%) GAP Analysis
9 17 (5.15%) Target Operating Model
10 16 (4.85%) Data Analysis
11 15 (4.55%) BPR
12 14 (4.24%) Migration
12 14 (4.24%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (3.94%) BPMN
14 12 (3.64%) Use Case
14 12 (3.64%) Change Control
14 12 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.27%) SQL
2 12 (3.64%) C#
3 9 (2.73%) VBA
4 8 (2.42%) Java
5 7 (2.12%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.52%) VBScript
6 5 (1.52%) Perl
6 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.30%) RPG
9 1 (0.30%) C++
9 1 (0.30%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (5.15%) ISEB
2 11 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.52%) Degree
4 5 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.91%) PMP
6 2 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) APMP
6 2 (0.61%) ACCA
7 1 (0.30%) CISM
7 1 (0.30%) CIMA
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) MCITP
7 1 (0.30%) AAT
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.76%) QA
2 16 (4.85%) Solvency II
3 15 (4.55%) Basel II
4 12 (3.64%) Basel III
5 7 (2.12%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.52%) FINREP
7 4 (1.21%) COREP
8 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.61%) SLA
9 2 (0.61%) COBIT
9 2 (0.61%) FATCA
10 1 (0.30%) MiFID
10 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.12%) vSphere
4 6 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.91%) XenApp
5 3 (0.91%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.30%) Snort
7 1 (0.30%) Xen
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (3.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.30%) WSUS
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 31 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.58%) Oracle
3 21 (6.36%) SAP
4 16 (4.85%) Teradata
5 14 (4.24%) VMware
6 7 (2.12%) HP
7 5 (1.52%) Adobe
7 5 (1.52%) Unisys
7 5 (1.52%) Symantec
8 4 (1.21%) Cisco
8 4 (1.21%) ICL
8 4 (1.21%) Omniture
8 4 (1.21%) Google
8 4 (1.21%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.91%) Isilon
9 3 (0.91%) IBM
9 3 (0.91%) NetApp
9 3 (0.91%) EMC
9 3 (0.91%) Citrix
9 3 (0.91%) Hyperion
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £413 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago