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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 4 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 69 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.08% 10.06% 12.64%
As % of the General category 32.55% 21.47% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 34 43
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£455 £436 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £351 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £21.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +10.38%
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
212 163 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 49.42% 46.84% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 117 135
Average daily rate £435 £420 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, 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.

1 163 (94.22%) Finance
2 79 (45.66%) Retail
3 78 (45.09%) Retail Banking
4 54 (31.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (19.65%) Microsoft
6 31 (17.92%) MS Project
6 31 (17.92%) Change Management
7 29 (16.76%) UML
7 29 (16.76%) Data Modelling
8 27 (15.61%) MS Visio
9 26 (15.03%) Business Transformation
10 25 (14.45%) Requirements Analysis
11 24 (13.87%) GAP Analysis
11 24 (13.87%) Telecoms
12 22 (12.72%) SSADM
12 22 (12.72%) DSDM
13 21 (12.14%) PRINCE2
13 21 (12.14%) Project Management
14 20 (11.56%) BPR
15 19 (10.98%) BPMN
16 18 (10.40%) Basel III
16 18 (10.40%) Basel II
17 16 (9.25%) SAP
17 16 (9.25%) Solvency II
18 14 (8.09%) Change Control
19 10 (5.78%) MS Excel
20 9 (5.20%) Mobile Banking
20 9 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
20 9 (5.20%) Unisys
20 9 (5.20%) Risk Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) IIS
3 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (17.92%) MS Project
2 27 (15.61%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.78%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.73%) MS Office
5 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) Internet
1 6 (3.47%) Firewall
2 5 (2.89%) Network Security
3 3 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.58%) LSMW
General
1 163 (94.22%) Finance
2 79 (45.66%) Retail
3 78 (45.09%) Retail Banking
4 24 (13.87%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.73%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (39.88%) Analyst
2 37 (21.39%) Business Analyst
3 31 (17.92%) Senior Business Analyst
3 31 (17.92%) Senior Analyst
4 29 (16.76%) Architect
5 23 (13.29%) Project Manager
6 19 (10.98%) PMO Analyst
7 16 (9.25%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.51%) Programme Office Analyst
8 13 (7.51%) Programme Analyst
9 10 (5.78%) Designer
10 9 (5.20%) Test Manager
10 9 (5.20%) Solutions Designer
11 7 (4.05%) Consultant
11 7 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (3.47%) Junior
12 6 (3.47%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Junior Project Manager
12 6 (3.47%) Project Delivery Manager
13 5 (2.89%) Programme Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.31%) .NET
1 4 (2.31%) Web Services
2 1 (0.58%) Flash
2 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.20%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (3.47%) Online Banking
3 5 (2.89%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (2.31%) APACS
4 4 (2.31%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.16%) Clustering
5 2 (1.16%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.58%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.31%) Windows
1 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.58%) AIX
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (17.92%) Change Management
3 29 (16.76%) UML
3 29 (16.76%) Data Modelling
4 26 (15.03%) Business Transformation
5 25 (14.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 24 (13.87%) GAP Analysis
7 22 (12.72%) SSADM
7 22 (12.72%) DSDM
8 21 (12.14%) PRINCE2
8 21 (12.14%) Project Management
9 20 (11.56%) BPR
10 19 (10.98%) BPMN
11 14 (8.09%) Change Control
12 9 (5.20%) Migration
12 9 (5.20%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.62%) Six Sigma
13 8 (4.62%) Data Migration
14 7 (4.05%) Project Planning
14 7 (4.05%) Quantitative Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.89%) SQL
2 4 (2.31%) VBA
3 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.16%) C#
5 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.47%) ACCA
1 6 (3.47%) CIMA
2 5 (2.89%) ISEB
2 5 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.40%) Basel II
1 18 (10.40%) Basel III
2 16 (9.25%) Solvency II
3 8 (4.62%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.89%) Data Quality
5 4 (2.31%) FINREP
6 2 (1.16%) COREP
6 2 (1.16%) FATCA
6 2 (1.16%) QA
7 1 (0.58%) COBIT
7 1 (0.58%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.25%) SAP
3 9 (5.20%) Unisys
4 7 (4.05%) Cisco
4 7 (4.05%) ICL
5 5 (2.89%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.31%) IBM
6 4 (2.31%) Juniper
6 4 (2.31%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.31%) Niku
7 2 (1.16%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) EMC
7 2 (1.16%) Citrix
7 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.16%) Cognos
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle
7 2 (1.16%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Murex
8 1 (0.58%) Open Text
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