The table below looks at the statistics for the Banking Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking Analyst
Rank 292 282 251
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Banking Analyst 391 371 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.73% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.77% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 284 305
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £600 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £185.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £185.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Banking Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Banking Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Banking Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking Analyst within the UK.

Banking Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Banking Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Banking Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Banking Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking Analyst within the UK.

Banking Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Banking Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +11 364 £450 -5.26% 46
London -14 274 £450 -10.00% 36
City of London +11 40 £525 +10.52% 18
South East +33 34 £434 +8.37% 3
Buckinghamshire +35 28 £550 +69.23% 1
Milton Keynes +24 23 £550 +76.00% 1
North West 0 21 £388 -4.61% 1
Scotland -17 14 £280 -20.00%
Edinburgh -21 13 £280 -20.00%
Bristol +9 10 £404 -2.71%
South West +5 10 £404 -20.83%
Manchester -10 10 £350 -3.44% 1
Yorkshire -9 9 £400 +8.84% 6
Cheshire -1 8 £444 +5.97%
West Yorkshire -6 8 £400 -3.61% 2
Birmingham -1 7 £365 +5.79%
South Wales -9 7 £405 -2.70%
Wales -12 7 £405 -2.70%
Cardiff -13 7 £405 -2.70%
West Midlands -15 7 £365 +5.79%
Halifax +2 6 £375 -9.63%
East Midlands -8 6 £82 -80.70%
Canary Wharf - 6 £500 -
Docklands, London +5 5 £450 -6.25%
Knutsford 0 5 £450 +16.12%
East Sussex +9 4 £325 -
Leicestershire -4 3 £82 -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £321 - 2
North East - 3 £450 -

Banking Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Banking Analyst in their job title 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 with Banking Analyst in their job title.

1 956 (100.00%) Banking
2 526 (55.02%) Finance
3 243 (25.42%) Investment Banking
4 222 (23.22%) Business Analysis
5 200 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 168 (17.57%) Retail
7 148 (15.48%) SQL
8 141 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (12.87%) Retail Banking
10 104 (10.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 102 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
12 85 (8.89%) QA
13 78 (8.16%) Project Management
14 76 (7.95%) Front Office
15 73 (7.64%) MS Excel
16 69 (7.22%) Back Office
17 66 (6.90%) Derivative
18 64 (6.69%) Microsoft
19 63 (6.59%) Test Scripting
20 61 (6.38%) Change Management
21 60 (6.28%) Migration
22 57 (5.96%) Data Analysis
23 56 (5.86%) MS Office
24 49 (5.13%) Market Risk
25 48 (5.02%) Validation
26 47 (4.92%) Oracle
27 46 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
27 46 (4.81%) Risk Management
28 44 (4.60%) Target Operating Model
28 44 (4.60%) Equities

Banking Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Banking Analyst in their job title 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 with Banking Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (2.82%) SAS
2 25 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.31%) CMS
3 3 (0.31%) Confluence
3 3 (0.31%) IIS
4 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.21%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.21%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.10%) CICS
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 73 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 56 (5.86%) MS Office
3 37 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (3.56%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.88%) MS Project
6 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.10%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (2.20%) Summit
2 10 (1.05%) Bankmaster
2 10 (1.05%) Finacle
2 10 (1.05%) Temenos T24
3 6 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (0.21%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.21%) TradeThru
5 1 (0.10%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.10%) Hi Portfolio
5 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.10%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.10%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.42%) SaaS
2 2 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.46%) Intranet
2 9 (0.94%) NAS
3 7 (0.73%) Internet
4 6 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.42%) CTI
6 3 (0.31%) Firewall
6 3 (0.31%) Network Security
7 2 (0.21%) DSL
7 2 (0.21%) GSM
7 2 (0.21%) WebEx
8 1 (0.10%) ATM
8 1 (0.10%) LAN
8 1 (0.10%) MPLS
8 1 (0.10%) Multicast
8 1 (0.10%) PPP
8 1 (0.10%) SAN
8 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (2.93%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.67%) Data Mining
4 14 (1.46%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (0.94%) KDB
7 7 (0.73%) Base SAS
7 7 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 6 (0.63%) Big Data
8 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.52%) DB2
9 5 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.52%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (0.42%) MS Access
11 3 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (1.67%) Selenium
2 12 (1.26%) JIRA
2 12 (1.26%) SpecFlow
3 11 (1.15%) HP UFT
4 10 (1.05%) Protractor
5 9 (0.94%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.21%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.21%) JBehave
7 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.21%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.21%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.21%) Subversion
7 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.10%) JUnit
8 1 (0.10%) Mockito
8 1 (0.10%) MSTest
8 1 (0.10%) TestDirector
General
1 956 (100.00%) Banking
2 526 (55.02%) Finance
3 243 (25.42%) Investment Banking
4 168 (17.57%) Retail
5 123 (12.87%) Retail Banking
6 76 (7.95%) Front Office
7 69 (7.22%) Back Office
8 36 (3.77%) Financial Institution
9 23 (2.41%) Corporate Banking
10 22 (2.30%) Private Banking
11 21 (2.20%) Legal
12 14 (1.46%) General Ledger
13 11 (1.15%) Billing
14 10 (1.05%) Wholesale Banking
15 7 (0.73%) Advertising
16 4 (0.42%) Marketing
17 3 (0.31%) International Banking
17 3 (0.31%) Publishing
17 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.14%) .NET
2 19 (1.99%) ASP.NET
3 15 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (1.36%) XML
5 11 (1.15%) Gherkin
6 10 (1.05%) AngularJS
6 10 (1.05%) HTML
7 9 (0.94%) Web Services
8 6 (0.63%) JMS
8 6 (0.63%) REST
8 6 (0.63%) SOAP
9 4 (0.42%) MSMQ
9 4 (0.42%) RESTful
10 3 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.31%) FpML
10 3 (0.31%) HTML5
10 3 (0.31%) J2EE
11 2 (0.21%) COM
11 2 (0.21%) FIXML
11 2 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 102 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.90%) Derivative
3 49 (5.13%) Market Risk
4 44 (4.60%) Equities
4 44 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (4.18%) Credit Risk
5 40 (4.18%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.66%) Fixed Income
7 20 (2.09%) Fintech
7 20 (2.09%) Hedge funds
8 19 (1.99%) SWIFT
9 18 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
9 18 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
10 14 (1.46%) User Experience
11 13 (1.36%) Online Banking
12 12 (1.26%) Data Extraction
13 11 (1.15%) Equity Risk
14 9 (0.94%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.94%) Reference Data
15 8 (0.84%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.29%) Unix
2 30 (3.14%) Windows
3 16 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 12 (1.26%) Linux
5 9 (0.94%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.10%) AIX
8 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) Solaris
8 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (23.22%) Business Analysis
2 200 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 141 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (10.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 78 (8.16%) Project Management
6 63 (6.59%) Test Scripting
7 61 (6.38%) Change Management
8 60 (6.28%) Migration
9 57 (5.96%) Data Analysis
10 48 (5.02%) Validation
11 46 (4.81%) Risk Management
12 44 (4.60%) Target Operating Model
13 43 (4.50%) Data Modelling
14 42 (4.39%) Data Management
15 41 (4.29%) Analytics
16 40 (4.18%) Scrum
17 31 (3.24%) Algorithmic Trading
18 27 (2.82%) ITIL
18 27 (2.82%) SDLC
18 27 (2.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 148 (15.48%) SQL
2 24 (2.51%) Java
3 21 (2.20%) Perl
4 13 (1.36%) VBA
5 11 (1.15%) C#
6 10 (1.05%) Python
7 9 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.52%) C
10 4 (0.42%) R
10 4 (0.42%) VB
11 3 (0.31%) C++
11 3 (0.31%) Korn
11 3 (0.31%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.21%) COBOL
12 2 (0.21%) JCL
12 2 (0.21%) Scala
12 2 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (3.97%) ISEB
2 27 (2.82%) Degree
3 26 (2.72%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) ACCA
7 3 (0.31%) CCA
7 3 (0.31%) CIMA
7 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.21%) CISM
8 2 (0.21%) CISSP
8 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.21%) PhD
9 1 (0.10%) CCNP
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.10%) PMP
9 1 (0.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.89%) QA
2 43 (4.50%) MiFID
3 36 (3.77%) EMIR
4 33 (3.45%) Data Quality
5 24 (2.51%) FATCA
6 19 (1.99%) AIFMD
7 18 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (1.05%) Basel III
9 9 (0.94%) SEPA
10 3 (0.31%) Basel II
10 3 (0.31%) IAS 39
10 3 (0.31%) SLA
11 2 (0.21%) COBIT
12 1 (0.10%) COREP
12 1 (0.10%) FINREP
12 1 (0.10%) GAAP
12 1 (0.10%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.31%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.31%) vRealize
4 2 (0.21%) Control-M
4 2 (0.21%) Nagios
5 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.10%) EnCase
5 1 (0.10%) Open DACS
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.10%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 64 (6.69%) Microsoft
2 47 (4.92%) Oracle
3 33 (3.45%) Murex
4 27 (2.82%) Calypso
5 23 (2.41%) SAP
6 9 (0.94%) HP
6 9 (0.94%) ServiceNow
6 9 (0.94%) Splunk
6 9 (0.94%) Sybase
7 8 (0.84%) SmartStream
8 7 (0.73%) IBM
8 7 (0.73%) Teradata
9 6 (0.63%) Citrix
9 6 (0.63%) Planview
10 5 (0.52%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.42%) Remedy
11 4 (0.42%) Reuters
11 4 (0.42%) SunGard
12 3 (0.31%) Cisco
12 3 (0.31%) Symantec
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MPower+
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Tadworth
iKas International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago