Period
to 18 February 2018

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 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 41 25
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 +9
Contract jobs citing Banking 151 64 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.11% 4.01% 5.81%
As % of the General category 24.08% 11.68% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 43 84
Bristol median daily rate £386 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +1.59% -6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £283
90th Percentile £486 £479 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £414 £425
% change year-on-year -3.38% -2.59% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 627 548 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 33.69% 34.36% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 381 471
Bristol median daily rate £382 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £523 £500 £513
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 13
Bristol median hourly rate £23.50 £31.33 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -16.47% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.50 £22.70
90th Percentile £70.60 £51.88 £68.00
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £35.88 £41.80
% change year-on-year -15.68% -14.17% +23.85%

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 February 2018.

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 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Banking.

1 90 (59.60%) Finance
2 67 (44.37%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (29.80%) Retail Banking
4 33 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (21.19%) Java
6 27 (17.88%) SQL
6 27 (17.88%) Test Scripting
7 21 (13.91%) Maven
8 20 (13.25%) TeamCity
9 17 (11.26%) REST
10 16 (10.60%) BDD
10 16 (10.60%) Data Analysis
11 15 (9.93%) TDD
11 15 (9.93%) JIRA
11 15 (9.93%) Git (software)
11 15 (9.93%) Test Automation
12 14 (9.27%) Business Analysis
12 14 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (9.27%) Oracle
12 14 (9.27%) Web Services
12 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (9.27%) Microservices
13 13 (8.61%) Scenario Testing
13 13 (8.61%) VBA
13 13 (8.61%) SOAP
13 13 (8.61%) Scrum
13 13 (8.61%) Teradata
13 13 (8.61%) Selenium
14 12 (7.95%) Cucumber
14 12 (7.95%) Migration

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 10 (6.62%) Confluence
2 7 (4.64%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.32%) Apache
5 2 (1.32%) CICS
5 2 (1.32%) CMS
5 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) SAS
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (0.66%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.62%) Internet
2 5 (3.31%) Firewall
3 3 (1.99%) DNS
4 2 (1.32%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.96%) DB2
4 8 (5.30%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.65%) Big Data
8 3 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.32%) MS Access
10 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.66%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.66%) DataStage
10 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.91%) Maven
2 20 (13.25%) TeamCity
3 15 (9.93%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.93%) JIRA
4 13 (8.61%) Selenium
5 12 (7.95%) Cucumber
5 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.96%) Artifactory
7 8 (5.30%) SoapUI
8 7 (4.64%) Ant
8 7 (4.64%) Eclipse
8 7 (4.64%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.65%) Mockito
9 4 (2.65%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.99%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.32%) Introscope
11 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 90 (59.60%) Finance
2 45 (29.80%) Retail Banking
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.31%) Law
4 5 (3.31%) Marketing
5 4 (2.65%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (44.37%) Analyst
2 40 (26.49%) Developer
3 38 (25.17%) Banking Analyst
4 31 (20.53%) Test Analyst
5 16 (10.60%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.28%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.62%) Automation Test Analyst
7 10 (6.62%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Digital Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.64%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Architect
10 5 (3.31%) Consultant
10 5 (3.31%) VBA Developer
11 4 (2.65%) Business Data Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Documentation Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Lead Business Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) PMO Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.26%) REST
2 14 (9.27%) Web Services
3 13 (8.61%) SOAP
4 11 (7.28%) .NET
4 11 (7.28%) EJB
4 11 (7.28%) HTML
4 11 (7.28%) Spring
5 10 (6.62%) CSS
5 10 (6.62%) Hibernate
5 10 (6.62%) JMS
6 9 (5.96%) JSON
7 8 (5.30%) Ajax
7 8 (5.30%) CSS3
7 8 (5.30%) DHTML
7 8 (5.30%) HTML5
7 8 (5.30%) JSP
7 8 (5.30%) XML
8 7 (4.64%) J2EE
9 5 (3.31%) React
10 4 (2.65%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.65%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.99%) Fintech
4 3 (1.99%) iPad
4 3 (1.99%) User Experience
5 2 (1.32%) DataPower
5 2 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.32%) Robotics
5 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.66%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Unix
2 4 (2.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Android
3 1 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (44.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (17.88%) Test Scripting
4 16 (10.60%) BDD
4 16 (10.60%) Data Analysis
5 15 (9.93%) TDD
5 15 (9.93%) Test Automation
6 14 (9.27%) Business Analysis
6 14 (9.27%) Microservices
7 13 (8.61%) Scenario Testing
7 13 (8.61%) Scrum
8 12 (7.95%) Migration
9 11 (7.28%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (5.96%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.30%) Defect Management
11 8 (5.30%) Open Source
11 8 (5.30%) Robotic Process Automation
11 8 (5.30%) SOA
11 8 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.19%) Java
2 27 (17.88%) SQL
3 13 (8.61%) VBA
4 12 (7.95%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.96%) C#
6 7 (4.64%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.66%) PROC SQL
8 1 (0.66%) Python
8 1 (0.66%) R
8 1 (0.66%) Ruby
8 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Degree
1 8 (5.30%) ISEB
2 7 (4.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.32%) CISA
3 2 (1.32%) CRISC
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) QA
2 5 (3.31%) PMO
3 2 (1.32%) PSD2
4 1 (0.66%) FINREP
4 1 (0.66%) GDPR
4 1 (0.66%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.32%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (9.27%) Oracle
2 13 (8.61%) Teradata
3 7 (4.64%) Blue Prism
3 7 (4.64%) IBM
4 6 (3.97%) Adobe
4 6 (3.97%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.65%) Coverity
5 4 (2.65%) SAP
6 3 (1.99%) Cognos
7 2 (1.32%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.32%) CA
7 2 (1.32%) F5
7 2 (1.32%) Green Hat
7 2 (1.32%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.32%) Microgen
7 2 (1.32%) Netezza
7 2 (1.32%) Tableau
8 1 (0.66%) Informatica