Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 25 May 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing Banking 299 238 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.30% 12.11% 15.27%
As % of the General category 37.56% 30.59% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 46
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £448 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -10.45% +15.52%
10th Percentile £329 £270 £294
90th Percentile £538 £551 £563
South East median daily rate £430 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +2.99% -1.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £10.69 - -
South East median hourly rate £10.80 £17.75 £185.00
% change year-on-year -39.15% -90.41% +306.59%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 796 778 963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.07% 39.57% 48.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 292 405
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.37% +8.15%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £12.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.07% +124.07% -60.18%
10th Percentile £11.44 £8.77 £10.60
90th Percentile £51.15 £77.50 £38.90
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% - +21.95%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +5 236 £430 +14.67% 8
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 107 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (28.43%) Java
3 69 (23.08%) Finance
4 51 (17.06%) Spring
5 48 (16.05%) TDD
5 48 (16.05%) Jenkins
6 46 (15.38%) Spring Boot
7 42 (14.05%) AngularJS
8 38 (12.71%) Git (software)
8 38 (12.71%) SQL
9 35 (11.71%) DevOps
10 33 (11.04%) Scrum
11 32 (10.70%) Big Data
12 31 (10.37%) IBM
13 30 (10.03%) Microservices
13 30 (10.03%) Node.js
13 30 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (9.36%) JIRA
14 28 (9.36%) Hadoop
14 28 (9.36%) OpenShift
14 28 (9.36%) Linux
15 27 (9.03%) Retail Banking
16 26 (8.70%) JavaScript
17 25 (8.36%) Unix
17 25 (8.36%) DB2
17 25 (8.36%) Apache Spark
17 25 (8.36%) Test Automation
18 24 (8.03%) Oracle
19 23 (7.69%) PaaS
19 23 (7.69%) MongoDB

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 25 (8.36%) Apache Spark
2 14 (4.68%) Confluence
3 9 (3.01%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.68%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.01%) Drupal
5 6 (2.01%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.67%) IIS
7 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.00%) SAS
8 2 (0.67%) Apache
8 2 (0.67%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (5.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.34%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.36%) OpenShift
2 23 (7.69%) PaaS
3 20 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.01%) IaaS
5 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.34%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) npm
10 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.34%) Firewall
1 7 (2.34%) Internet
2 5 (1.67%) SAN
3 3 (1.00%) ATM
3 3 (1.00%) Intranet
4 2 (0.67%) DNS
4 2 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.67%) LAN
4 2 (0.67%) SMS
4 2 (0.67%) VLAN
4 2 (0.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.33%) BGP
5 1 (0.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.70%) Big Data
2 28 (9.36%) Hadoop
3 25 (8.36%) DB2
4 23 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.68%) Apache Hive
5 14 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.68%) MySQL
7 11 (3.68%) NuoDB
8 8 (2.68%) Redis
9 5 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.67%) Impala
10 4 (1.34%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.34%) DB2 UDB
11 3 (1.00%) HBase
11 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.00%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.67%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 48 (16.05%) Jenkins
2 38 (12.71%) Git (software)
3 28 (9.36%) JIRA
4 21 (7.02%) GitLab
5 13 (4.35%) Selenium
6 12 (4.01%) Maven
7 5 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (1.67%) Mocha
7 5 (1.67%) Protractor
8 4 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.00%) Appium
9 3 (1.00%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.67%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.67%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.67%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.67%) Jasmine
General
1 69 (23.08%) Finance
2 27 (9.03%) Retail Banking
3 12 (4.01%) Financial Institution
4 11 (3.68%) Spanish Language
5 8 (2.68%) Retail
6 6 (2.01%) International Banking
7 5 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.34%) Automotive
9 3 (1.00%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (44.48%) Developer
2 45 (15.05%) Java Developer
3 44 (14.72%) Analyst
4 19 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (6.02%) Angular Developer
5 18 (6.02%) Big Data Developer
6 17 (5.69%) Consultant
6 17 (5.69%) Node.js Developer
7 14 (4.68%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.35%) Apache Spark Developer
8 13 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
8 13 (4.35%) Scala Developer
8 13 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 13 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.01%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.68%) Administrator
10 11 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (3.34%) Business Analyst
12 8 (2.68%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.06%) Spring
2 46 (15.38%) Spring Boot
3 42 (14.05%) AngularJS
4 30 (10.03%) Node.js
5 21 (7.02%) RESTful
6 18 (6.02%) HTML
7 16 (5.35%) CSS
8 12 (4.01%) Kafka
8 12 (4.01%) SOAP
9 11 (3.68%) Web Services
10 10 (3.34%) CSS3
10 10 (3.34%) HTML5
10 10 (3.34%) REST
11 9 (3.01%) .NET
12 8 (2.68%) JSON
12 8 (2.68%) Spring Security
13 7 (2.34%) Spring Cloud
14 6 (2.01%) J2EE
14 6 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (2.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.02%) Mainframe
2 11 (3.68%) User Experience
3 9 (3.01%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.34%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.36%) Linux
2 25 (8.36%) Unix
3 11 (3.68%) Windows
4 8 (2.68%) Solaris
5 6 (2.01%) Android
6 5 (1.67%) zOS
7 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.67%) AIX
8 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.05%) TDD
3 35 (11.71%) DevOps
4 33 (11.04%) Scrum
5 30 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (10.03%) Microservices
6 25 (8.36%) Test Automation
7 23 (7.69%) API Development
8 19 (6.35%) SDLC
9 12 (4.01%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (4.01%) Project Management
10 10 (3.34%) BDD
10 10 (3.34%) Migration
10 10 (3.34%) Process Improvement
10 10 (3.34%) Release Management
11 9 (3.01%) Load Balancing
11 9 (3.01%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (3.01%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (3.01%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (28.43%) Java
2 38 (12.71%) SQL
3 26 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 22 (7.36%) Scala
5 12 (4.01%) Python
6 9 (3.01%) Java 8
7 8 (2.68%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.34%) COBOL
9 6 (2.01%) Korn
9 6 (2.01%) PHP
9 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.67%) Ruby
11 4 (1.34%) C#
11 4 (1.34%) Go
11 4 (1.34%) JCL
11 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.00%) C++
13 2 (0.67%) VC++
14 1 (0.33%) Perl
14 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (2.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.00%) PMP
3 2 (0.67%) RHCE
4 1 (0.33%) CCIE
4 1 (0.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (0.33%) CCNP
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.68%) QA
2 7 (2.34%) PMO
3 6 (2.01%) GDPR
3 6 (2.01%) SLA
4 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (2.68%) Docker
2 5 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.00%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.01%) Ansible
2 3 (1.00%) SCCM
3 2 (0.67%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.67%) Kibana
3 2 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.67%) Terraform
3 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) Oozie
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (10.37%) IBM
2 24 (8.03%) Oracle
3 17 (5.69%) Remedy
4 13 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.68%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.34%) Adobe
6 10 (3.34%) Cloudera
7 9 (3.01%) Pega
8 6 (2.01%) Google
8 6 (2.01%) Hortonworks
9 5 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.34%) F5
11 3 (1.00%) Cisco
11 3 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.00%) Planview
11 3 (1.00%) VMware
12 2 (0.67%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.67%) Cognos
12 2 (0.67%) EMC
12 2 (0.67%) Veritas