Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 45 21
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 149 64 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.59% 3.77% 7.76%
As % of the General category 22.07% 11.74% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 54 130
Bristol median daily rate £395 £408 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.95%
10th Percentile £266 £257 £270
90th Percentile £485 £625 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £420 £418
% change year-on-year -4.82% +0.66% -1.76%
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 675 545 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 34.39% 32.12% 34.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 391 469
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £263 £243 £261
90th Percentile £493 £500 £519
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 9
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £30.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.46% +40.34% +37.50%
10th Percentile £13.20 £12.00 £8.72
90th Percentile £59.35 £52.40 £84.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.12
% change year-on-year +1.45% -16.10% +44.28%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Banking.

1 94 (63.09%) Finance
2 56 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.23%) Retail Banking
4 29 (19.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (18.12%) Test Scripting
6 20 (13.42%) SQL
6 20 (13.42%) Java
6 20 (13.42%) SQL Server
7 16 (10.74%) Scenario Testing
8 14 (9.40%) VBA
8 14 (9.40%) .NET
8 14 (9.40%) Scrum
8 14 (9.40%) Maven
8 14 (9.40%) TDD
9 13 (8.72%) Migration
9 13 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (8.05%) Teradata
10 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.38%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.38%) Retail
11 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
11 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
11 11 (7.38%) C#
11 11 (7.38%) BDD
12 10 (6.71%) Waterfall
12 10 (6.71%) REST
12 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (6.71%) Defect Management
12 10 (6.71%) Oracle
12 10 (6.71%) Microsoft

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 4 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.01%) Confluence
2 3 (2.01%) SAS
3 2 (1.34%) Apache
3 2 (1.34%) CICS
3 2 (1.34%) CMS
3 2 (1.34%) IIS
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.34%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) Internet
2 3 (2.01%) Firewall
3 2 (1.34%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.34%) DNS
3 2 (1.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.67%) DHCP
4 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.70%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.03%) Big Data
4 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.36%) MS Access
6 4 (2.68%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.68%) DB2
6 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.67%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.67%) DataStage
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.67%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Maven
2 10 (6.71%) JIRA
3 9 (6.04%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.37%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.37%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.70%) Selenium
5 7 (4.70%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.03%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.68%) Artifactory
7 4 (2.68%) Mockito
7 4 (2.68%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.01%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.01%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.34%) Ant
9 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.34%) JUnit
9 2 (1.34%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.34%) webpack
General
1 94 (63.09%) Finance
2 51 (34.23%) Retail Banking
3 11 (7.38%) Retail
4 6 (4.03%) Law
4 6 (4.03%) Marketing
5 4 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.34%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.67%) Games
8 1 (0.67%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.67%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 63 (42.28%) Analyst
2 39 (26.17%) Banking Analyst
2 39 (26.17%) Developer
3 33 (22.15%) Test Analyst
4 14 (9.40%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Data Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Test Manager
7 6 (4.03%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Architect
8 5 (3.36%) Consultant
8 5 (3.36%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.36%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.36%) VBA Developer
9 4 (2.68%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.68%) Business Data Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.68%) Teradata Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.40%) .NET
2 10 (6.71%) REST
3 9 (6.04%) HTML
3 9 (6.04%) SOAP
4 8 (5.37%) CSS
4 8 (5.37%) React
4 8 (5.37%) Web Services
5 6 (4.03%) Ajax
5 6 (4.03%) JSON
5 6 (4.03%) WinForms
6 5 (3.36%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.36%) Durandal
6 5 (3.36%) EJB
6 5 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (3.36%) RESTful
6 5 (3.36%) WCF
7 4 (2.68%) CSS3
7 4 (2.68%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.03%) User Experience
3 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.34%) DataPower
6 2 (1.34%) Fintech
6 2 (1.34%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.67%) Online Games
7 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.01%) Unix
2 2 (1.34%) Linux
2 2 (1.34%) Windows
3 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (18.12%) Test Scripting
4 16 (10.74%) Scenario Testing
5 14 (9.40%) Scrum
5 14 (9.40%) TDD
6 13 (8.72%) Migration
7 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.38%) BDD
8 11 (7.38%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.71%) Defect Management
9 10 (6.71%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.71%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.04%) Test Management
11 8 (5.37%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.37%) Microservices
11 8 (5.37%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.70%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (4.70%) DevOps
12 7 (4.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.42%) Java
1 20 (13.42%) SQL
2 14 (9.40%) VBA
3 11 (7.38%) C#
3 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.67%) C
6 1 (0.67%) Delphi
6 1 (0.67%) PROC SQL
6 1 (0.67%) Python
6 1 (0.67%) R
6 1 (0.67%) Ruby
6 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.67%) VB
6 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.37%) ISEB
2 7 (4.70%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.34%) GDPR
2 2 (1.34%) PMO
2 2 (1.34%) PSD2
3 1 (0.67%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.34%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (8.05%) Teradata
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) Oracle
3 8 (5.37%) IBM
4 6 (4.03%) Adobe
5 4 (2.68%) Blue Prism
5 4 (2.68%) Coverity
5 4 (2.68%) SAP
6 3 (2.01%) Cognos
6 3 (2.01%) Netezza
7 2 (1.34%) F5
7 2 (1.34%) Green Hat
7 2 (1.34%) HP
7 2 (1.34%) Microgen
8 1 (0.67%) Informatica
8 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.67%) Veritas