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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 11 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 29 76 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.73% 20.82% 22.37%
As % of the General category 21.01% 36.71% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 68 91
Average daily rate £525 £462 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £553 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
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
138 207 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.57% 56.71% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 158 191
Average daily rate £400 £440 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 37 (74.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) UML
3 13 (26.00%) Use Case
4 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 11 (22.00%) TOGAF
5 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.00%) SDLC
7 6 (12.00%) Middleware
8 5 (10.00%) e-Learning
8 5 (10.00%) HTML
8 5 (10.00%) CSS
8 5 (10.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) SOA
8 5 (10.00%) SWIFT
8 5 (10.00%) SEPA
8 5 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (8.00%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.00%) Solvency II
9 4 (8.00%) Basel III
9 4 (8.00%) BPMN
9 4 (8.00%) Retail
9 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Basel II
9 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.00%) SSADM
9 4 (8.00%) DSDM

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 37 (74.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Designer
5 5 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Instructional Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Process Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Process Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Middleware
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (6.00%) HTML5
3 3 (6.00%) PhoneGap
3 3 (6.00%) Sencha Touch
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (4.00%) WCF
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) e-Learning
1 5 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
1 5 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.00%) IVR
4 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Android
1 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) UML
2 13 (26.00%) Use Case
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) TOGAF
4 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) SDLC
5 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) SOA
7 4 (8.00%) BPMN
7 4 (8.00%) BPR
7 4 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.00%) DSDM
7 4 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) SSADM
8 3 (6.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) C#
1 3 (6.00%) Java
1 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) CISA
1 1 (2.00%) CISSP
1 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SEPA
2 4 (8.00%) Basel II
2 4 (8.00%) Basel III
2 4 (8.00%) Solvency II
3 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Sencha
2 2 (4.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco
2 2 (4.00%) Murex
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) Splunk
2 2 (4.00%) Verint
3 1 (2.00%) BT
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO