Period
to 6 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 158 129
Rank change year-on-year +48 -29 -28
Contract jobs citing Banking 8 21 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 0.51% 0.87%
As % of the General category 1.08% 1.22% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 21
Median daily rate £435 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.45% +10.59% +5.92%
10th Percentile £403 £408 £381
90th Percentile £475 £622 £625
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.49 £11.27 £10.80
% change year-on-year +28.63% +4.31% -39.15%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 741 1,716 1,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.39% 41.94% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 674 683
Median daily rate £413 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £231 £275 £250
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 33
Median hourly rate £22.07 £22.33 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.14% +1.48% +41.94%
10th Percentile £16.14 £13.05 £12.90
90th Percentile £42.88 £51.35 £49.50
Median hourly rate £24.30 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -24.06% +6.67% +38.65%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Berkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Banking in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Banking in Berkshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Banking in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Banking in Berkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Slough +11 5 £410 -12.77%
Newbury -1 2 - - 1
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 3 (37.50%) Fintech
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Decision Science
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) Flask
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Product Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Product Owner
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Owner
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer - Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) AML Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Django
1 1 (12.50%) Flask
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 3 (37.50%) Fintech
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Decision Science
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) OpenText
1 1 (12.50%) SAP