Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Banking
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 135 116
Rank change year-on-year +27 -19 +18
Contract jobs citing Banking 62 36 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.51% 0.84% 1.17%
As % of the General category 3.78% 2.20% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 66
Berkshire median daily rate £467 £350 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.43% -24.32% +4.52%
10th Percentile £115 £105 £321
90th Percentile £575 £538 £700
South East median daily rate £410 £425 £439
% change year-on-year -3.53% -3.13% +9.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £9.61 - £22.00

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 1640 1634 2044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.85% 38.28% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 736 1023
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £204
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 66 56
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £40.90 £42.63 £46.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Reading +26 42 £450 +28.57% 6
Slough +9 3 £115 +9.52% 4
Bracknell +7 2 £450 +25.87% 1
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
3 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
4 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.74%) Project Management
5 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
6 10 (16.13%) Windows
6 10 (16.13%) .NET
6 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (14.52%) Retail Banking
7 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.90%) Retail
8 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
8 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (11.29%) MVC
9 7 (11.29%) SMTP
9 7 (11.29%) SOA
9 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (11.29%) C#
9 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
9 7 (11.29%) Microservices
9 7 (11.29%) .NET Core
9 7 (11.29%) Degree
9 7 (11.29%) Wealth Management
9 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
9 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 6 (9.68%) SAS
2 5 (8.06%) CMS
3 3 (4.84%) Documentum
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (9.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) SMTP
2 4 (6.45%) ATM
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) MPLS
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) HBase
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.23%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.61%) Ant
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.52%) Retail Banking
4 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 8 (12.90%) Retail
5 5 (8.06%) Legal
5 5 (8.06%) Marketing
6 3 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Developer
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Developer
4 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Digital Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Risk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) ATM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) .NET Core
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (4.84%) SOAP
3 3 (4.84%) WSDL
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) XSD
5 1 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) React
5 1 (1.61%) Sass
5 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.84%) EPoS
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Robotics
5 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Data Modelling
2 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.74%) Project Management
4 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.29%) Microservices
5 7 (11.29%) MVC
5 7 (11.29%) SOA
5 7 (11.29%) Wealth Management
6 6 (9.68%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 6 (9.68%) Economics
6 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
6 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.06%) Migration
7 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.45%) Change Management
8 4 (6.45%) IT Strategy
9 3 (4.84%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) C#
2 5 (8.06%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
4 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CISM
3 1 (1.61%) CISSP
3 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) Basel II
1 6 (9.68%) IFRS
1 6 (9.68%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.61%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) HDFS
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) MOM
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Google
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) FIS
3 1 (1.61%) Misys
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat