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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
South East / Berkshire
Rank 79 90 109
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19  
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 1.30% 0.83%
As % of the General category 2.74% 3.22% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 17
Median daily rate £369 £465 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.63% +23.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £400 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £611 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £424 £425
% change year-on-year -0.94% -0.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £10.44 £10.44
% change year-on-year +24.16% -  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 766 995 1193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 41.81% 40.51% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 420 533
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.93 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £49.50 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Berkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Berkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Berkshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 13 £369 -20.66%
Slough +2 2 £105 -76.98%
Newbury +1 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (24.32%) Retail
4 8 (21.62%) Oracle
5 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 4 (10.81%) Marketing
7 4 (10.81%) Analytics
8 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (8.11%) PMO
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) Java
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.11%) Adobe
8 3 (8.11%) Solaris
8 3 (8.11%) HP
9 2 (5.41%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) PMP
9 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
9 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
9 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint

Banking
Top Related 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 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) ATM
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) OLAP
3 1 (2.70%) OLTP
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Power BI
3 1 (2.70%) QlikView
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Retail
2 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Billing
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Account Manager
5 2 (5.41%) ATM Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.41%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (5.41%) SAML
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) JSP
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Solaris
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.81%) Analytics
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) B2B
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.41%) ETL
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Scala
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CISMP
1 2 (5.41%) CRISC
1 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.41%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) EMIR
3 1 (2.70%) IFRS
3 1 (2.70%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.70%) MiFID
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Teradata
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) Temenos