Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Banking
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 48 48
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +12
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.11% 1.26% 1.30%
As % of the General category 3.08% 4.02% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate £473 £225 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.00% -52.63% +6.74%
10th Percentile £354 £200 £383
90th Percentile £551 £513 £608
East of England median daily rate £288 £400 £488
% change year-on-year -28.13% -17.95% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £53.00 £15.56
% change year-on-year - +240.56% -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 227 174 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 36.15% 31.41% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 119 109
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £314 £208 £204
90th Percentile £584 £585 £606
East of England median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.75 £11.33 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.62% -69.79% +45.63%
10th Percentile £15.13 £10.81 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.64 £14.00 £50.59
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +55.56% -14.29% +25.21%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Bedfordshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Bedfordshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Bedfordshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +1 1 £538 +179.22% 6
Luton -14 1 £420 +86.67%
Banking
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Redis
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (14.29%) Google App Engine
3 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Appium
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) Protractor
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) QA Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) VMware