The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Sussex region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 34 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 10 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.67% 1.40% 3.24%
As % of the General category 9.80% 5.00% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 16
Average daily rate £80 £450 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-82.22% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £385
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-38.31% -24.00%
General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 120 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.27% 27.91% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 78 132
Average daily rate £370 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 18
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £17.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £42.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Banking
South East

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Banking
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +8 5 £80 -87.20%
Horsham - 2 - - 1
Chichester - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Legal
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) SWOT Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Demand Management
6 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) DCSE
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) BT
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Dell Certification
7 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
7 1 (8.33%) EPoS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) SWOT Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Use Case
1 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) DCSE
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) BT
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Dell