Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 18 46
Rank change year-on-year -33 +28 -24
Contract jobs citing Banking 79 146 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.73% 7.69% 3.65%
As % of the General category 12.52% 22.88% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 115 41
Bristol median daily rate £475 £381 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.67% -2.31% -0.95%
10th Percentile £375 £275 £250
90th Percentile £594 £484 £475
South West median daily rate £550 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +37.50% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 631 638 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.76% 33.60% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 427 363
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £313 £279 £250
90th Percentile £580 £512 £488
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 26
Bristol median hourly rate £38.50 £38.75 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.65% +5.44% -2.00%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.82 £13.09
90th Percentile £50.26 £109.45 £52.34
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +16.15% -7.14% -15.97%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Bristol

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Bristol

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Bristol

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Banking.

1 60 (75.95%) Finance
2 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.85%) Java
4 18 (22.78%) SQL
5 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.19%) Scrum
6 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
7 9 (11.39%) Scala
7 9 (11.39%) Big Data
7 9 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (10.13%) User Stories
8 8 (10.13%) DevOps
8 8 (10.13%) Microservices
8 8 (10.13%) TDD
8 8 (10.13%) Retail Banking
8 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
8 8 (10.13%) Oracle
8 8 (10.13%) Web Services
8 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (8.86%) XML
9 7 (8.86%) VBA
9 7 (8.86%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (8.86%) Migration
9 7 (8.86%) Apache Spark
10 6 (7.59%) Docker
10 6 (7.59%) User Experience
10 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.59%) Teradata
10 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (8.86%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.53%) Confluence
3 2 (2.53%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.80%) InVision
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.06%) IaaS
1 4 (5.06%) PaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.53%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 1 (1.27%) GitHub
4 1 (1.27%) npm
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
2 9 (11.39%) Big Data
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.33%) DB2
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.80%) MS Access
7 2 (2.53%) HBase
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.80%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) Maven
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Appium
4 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.27%) JMeter
4 1 (1.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.27%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.27%) webpack
4 1 (1.27%) Xcode
General
1 60 (75.95%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Retail Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Financial Institution
5 5 (6.33%) Retail
6 3 (3.80%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Back Office
8 1 (1.27%) Legal
8 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Developer
2 11 (13.92%) Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.13%) SQL Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Designer
6 5 (6.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Lead Designer
7 4 (5.06%) Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Lead UX Designer
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) UX Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Agile Trainer
8 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Trainer
8 3 (3.80%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) Web Services
2 7 (8.86%) XML
3 6 (7.59%) CSS
3 6 (7.59%) J2EE
4 5 (6.33%) CSS3
4 5 (6.33%) DHTML
4 5 (6.33%) EJB
4 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.33%) HTML
4 5 (6.33%) HTML5
4 5 (6.33%) JMS
4 5 (6.33%) JSP
4 5 (6.33%) REST
4 5 (6.33%) SOAP
4 5 (6.33%) Spring
5 3 (3.80%) Node.js
6 2 (2.53%) Dojo
6 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 2 (2.53%) Kafka
6 2 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.59%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Equities
4 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Linux
1 5 (6.33%) Unix
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.53%) MVS
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.19%) Scrum
2 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (10.13%) DevOps
3 8 (10.13%) Microservices
3 8 (10.13%) TDD
3 8 (10.13%) User Stories
4 7 (8.86%) Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.33%) SOA
6 5 (6.33%) Wireframes
7 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.06%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.06%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 3 (3.80%) BDD
8 3 (3.80%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) Java
2 18 (22.78%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) Scala
4 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.86%) VBA
6 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.80%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) ES6
9 1 (1.27%) ES7
9 1 (1.27%) Java 8
9 1 (1.27%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) ISEB
2 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) PSD2
2 3 (3.80%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) IFRS
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 3 (3.80%) OpenAM
3 2 (2.53%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.80%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) Puppet
4 1 (1.27%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Teradata
3 4 (5.06%) Adobe
3 4 (5.06%) Tableau
4 3 (3.80%) ForgeRock
4 3 (3.80%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) Pega
5 2 (2.53%) Temenos
5 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) webMethods
6 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.27%) Remedy