The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 24 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing Banking 24 93 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.27% 21.88% 9.57%
As % of the General category 14.81% 36.90% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 84 28
Average daily rate £488 £500 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £337 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £585 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
Banking
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
162 252 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.30% 59.29% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 201 110
Average daily rate £400 £480 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £576 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £122.50 £23.22 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+427.56% -3.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 43 (81.13%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (24.53%) UML
4 11 (20.75%) Retail
5 10 (18.87%) Retail Banking
6 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
7 8 (15.09%) SSADM
7 8 (15.09%) DSDM
7 8 (15.09%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (15.09%) Use Case
7 8 (15.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (15.09%) Business Transformation
8 7 (13.21%) TOGAF
8 7 (13.21%) SAP
9 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
9 6 (11.32%) Basel II
9 6 (11.32%) BPR
9 6 (11.32%) Solvency II
9 6 (11.32%) Basel III
9 6 (11.32%) BPMN
10 5 (9.43%) Analytics
10 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
11 4 (7.55%) IBM
11 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.55%) Scrum
11 4 (7.55%) SEPA
11 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (7.55%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (7.55%) SWIFT
12 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.77%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) BASE24
2 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
1 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.89%) QlikView
1 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.77%) Rational Rose
1 2 (3.77%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) Appium
2 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (81.13%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
3 10 (18.87%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Architect
2 13 (24.53%) Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Process Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Process Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Test Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Tester
9 3 (5.66%) Business Solution Architect
10 2 (3.77%) Commercial Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Designer
10 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (3.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (3.77%) Payments Business Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) CSS
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.55%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (7.55%) SWIFT
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) e-Learning
2 3 (5.66%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) APACS
4 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) IVR
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (24.53%) UML
3 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
4 8 (15.09%) Business Transformation
4 8 (15.09%) DSDM
4 8 (15.09%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) SSADM
4 8 (15.09%) Use Case
5 7 (13.21%) TOGAF
6 6 (11.32%) BPMN
6 6 (11.32%) BPR
7 5 (9.43%) Analytics
7 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Change Management
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) CIPD
1 2 (3.77%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (1.89%) CISA
2 1 (1.89%) CISSP
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) Basel II
1 6 (11.32%) Basel III
1 6 (11.32%) Solvency II
2 4 (7.55%) SEPA
3 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.89%) COBIT
5 1 (1.89%) COREP
5 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.89%) FINREP
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) IBM
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Informatica
4 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Splunk
4 2 (3.77%) Teradata
4 2 (3.77%) Verint
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) ICL
5 1 (1.89%) Murex
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.89%) Unisys