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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
England / South West
Rank 40 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing Banking 106 122 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.18% 4.10% 5.99%
As % of the General category 13.17% 12.55% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 86 159
Median daily rate £415 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

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
805 972 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.72% 32.63% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 663 674
Median daily rate £375 £375 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 58
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +17 39 £425 -5.66% 3
Bristol -8 35 £388 -3.72% 15
Gloucestershire +20 25 £425 -0.52% 1
Somerset +5 4 £364 -9.06%
Dorset -18 1 - - 10
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Banking.

1 190 (76.00%) Finance
2 87 (34.80%) Retail
3 51 (20.40%) Retail Banking
4 50 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (14.80%) Migration
7 32 (12.80%) SQL
8 27 (10.80%) Java
8 27 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (9.60%) HTML
9 24 (9.60%) Scrum
10 23 (9.20%) Test Scripting
10 23 (9.20%) Cash Management
10 23 (9.20%) Defect Management
11 22 (8.80%) JavaScript
12 21 (8.40%) PRINCE2
12 21 (8.40%) Project Management
12 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (7.20%) C#
13 18 (7.20%) CSS
13 18 (7.20%) HTML5
14 15 (6.00%) .NET
14 15 (6.00%) Oracle
14 15 (6.00%) Big Data
14 15 (6.00%) AngularJS
15 14 (5.60%) Apache Spark
15 14 (5.60%) Kafka
15 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.60%) Telecoms
15 14 (5.60%) Blockchain

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (5.60%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.60%) SAS
3 5 (2.00%) Confluence
3 5 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.20%) IIS
5 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.40%) CICS
6 1 (0.40%) CMS
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.40%) MS Excel
1 6 (2.40%) MS Project
2 4 (1.60%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) Lectora
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) Snagit
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Findur
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) BASE24
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) Internet
2 7 (2.80%) Firewall
2 7 (2.80%) Network Security
3 5 (2.00%) ATM
4 4 (1.60%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.60%) LAN
4 4 (1.60%) WAN
5 2 (0.80%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (0.80%) DWDM
6 1 (0.40%) Intranet
6 1 (0.40%) MPLS
6 1 (0.40%) Skype
6 1 (0.40%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.00%) Big Data
2 13 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.60%) Base SAS
4 4 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.20%) OLAP
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.80%) DB2
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.40%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (4.80%) JIRA
2 9 (3.60%) Selenium
3 7 (2.80%) Cucumber
3 7 (2.80%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.00%) Ant
4 5 (2.00%) Artifactory
4 5 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.00%) JMeter
4 5 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.80%) Maven
6 2 (0.80%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.40%) ERwin
7 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.40%) MagicDraw
7 1 (0.40%) Subversion
7 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 190 (76.00%) Finance
2 87 (34.80%) Retail
3 51 (20.40%) Retail Banking
4 14 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.40%) Marketing
7 3 (1.20%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) International Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (22.00%) Developer
2 48 (19.20%) Analyst
3 24 (9.60%) Architect
3 24 (9.60%) Test Manager
4 19 (7.60%) Java Developer
5 18 (7.20%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 15 (6.00%) Test Analyst
8 14 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.80%) Banking Analyst
9 12 (4.80%) Test Leader
10 10 (4.00%) Consultant
10 10 (4.00%) Tester
11 8 (3.20%) Finance Manager
11 8 (3.20%) UI Developer
12 7 (2.80%) Angular Developer
12 7 (2.80%) C# Developer
13 6 (2.40%) Banking Project Manager
14 5 (2.00%) Applications Architect
14 5 (2.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.60%) HTML
2 18 (7.20%) CSS
2 18 (7.20%) HTML5
3 15 (6.00%) .NET
3 15 (6.00%) AngularJS
4 14 (5.60%) Kafka
5 13 (5.20%) Web Services
6 9 (3.60%) WCF
7 7 (2.80%) REST
8 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.40%) CSS3
8 6 (2.40%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (2.40%) Middleware
8 6 (2.40%) XML
9 5 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.00%) DHTML
9 5 (2.00%) React
10 4 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.60%) J2EE
10 4 (1.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.60%) Blockchain
3 9 (3.60%) User Experience
4 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.40%) Robotics
5 5 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.00%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.60%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.60%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.20%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.20%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.20%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.20%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.80%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.80%) Cryptocurrency
8 2 (0.80%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Statistics
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.40%) Windows
2 10 (4.00%) Unix
3 4 (1.60%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.60%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.80%) Android
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 46 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (14.80%) Migration
4 27 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (9.60%) Scrum
6 23 (9.20%) Cash Management
6 23 (9.20%) Defect Management
6 23 (9.20%) Test Scripting
7 21 (8.40%) PRINCE2
7 21 (8.40%) Project Management
8 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (4.80%) Business Analysis
10 11 (4.40%) Data Protection
11 10 (4.00%) ITIL
12 9 (3.60%) ETL
12 9 (3.60%) Regulatory Compliance
13 8 (3.20%) TDD
14 7 (2.80%) Information Security
14 7 (2.80%) MVC
14 7 (2.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.80%) SQL
2 27 (10.80%) Java
3 22 (8.80%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.20%) C#
5 11 (4.40%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.20%) Python
7 2 (0.80%) COBOL
7 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.80%) Ruby
7 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.80%) VBA
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) R
8 1 (0.40%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (4.00%) ISEB
2 8 (3.20%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.00%) CISM
4 4 (1.60%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (1.60%) CREST Certified
4 4 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.20%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) ACCA
6 1 (0.40%) CIMA
6 1 (0.40%) CISSP
6 1 (0.40%) Degree
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.80%) QA
3 5 (2.00%) Basel II
3 5 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.60%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.80%) COREP
6 2 (0.80%) FINREP
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.40%) MiFID
7 1 (0.40%) P3O
7 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.60%) Snort
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.60%) Endace
2 4 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.40%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (6.00%) Oracle
2 12 (4.80%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.80%) Cisco
4 5 (2.00%) BT
4 5 (2.00%) IBM
4 5 (2.00%) Sencha
4 5 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.60%) Brocade
5 4 (1.60%) HP
5 4 (1.60%) Intel Security
5 4 (1.60%) Juniper
5 4 (1.60%) Pega
5 4 (1.60%) SAP
5 4 (1.60%) Sourcefire
5 4 (1.60%) Splunk
6 3 (1.20%) Murex
6 3 (1.20%) Teradata
7 2 (0.80%) CA
7 2 (0.80%) Ciena
7 2 (0.80%) Fujitsu
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