Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 208 376 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 10.87% 17.01% 14.35%
As % of the General category 29.67% 38.60% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 83 43
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £323 £306 £195
90th Percentile £529 £525 £472
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 £9.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.48% - -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year -18.18% - -

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 701 974 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 36.64% 44.05% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 314 387
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £389 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% -5.76% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £247
90th Percentile £575 £525 £518
South East median daily rate £433 £420 £410
% change year-on-year +2.98% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 26 24
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £20.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.85% +63.27% -69.38%
10th Percentile £12.74 £9.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £50.70 £77.50 £61.38
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year +55.00% -10.51% +11.75%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -3 172 £400 +3.23% 5
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 71 (34.13%) Java
2 61 (29.33%) Finance
2 61 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.27%) Jenkins
4 37 (17.79%) Spring
5 33 (15.87%) Spring Boot
6 30 (14.42%) Node.js
7 29 (13.94%) AngularJS
8 28 (13.46%) SQL
9 27 (12.98%) Test Automation
10 26 (12.50%) TDD
11 24 (11.54%) Oracle
11 24 (11.54%) Mainframe
12 23 (11.06%) IBM
13 22 (10.58%) Microsoft
13 22 (10.58%) Unix
13 22 (10.58%) DevOps
13 22 (10.58%) Microservices
14 21 (10.10%) Git (software)
14 21 (10.10%) Linux
14 21 (10.10%) JavaScript
14 21 (10.10%) Scrum
15 19 (9.13%) DB2
15 19 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (9.13%) SDLC
16 18 (8.65%) OpenShift
16 18 (8.65%) Retail Banking
16 18 (8.65%) QA
17 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (8.17%) RESTful

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 12 (5.77%) Cloud Foundry
1 12 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.33%) Confluence
4 8 (3.85%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.37%) Drupal
6 6 (2.88%) Apache
6 6 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.88%) IIS
7 3 (1.44%) SAS
8 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.81%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.44%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.65%) OpenShift
2 13 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.77%) PaaS
4 7 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.96%) npm
6 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.37%) SAN
2 4 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) Network Security
3 1 (0.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.13%) DB2
2 16 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.88%) Big Data
4 6 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.92%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (1.92%) NuoDB
6 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.44%) HBase
6 3 (1.44%) MySQL
6 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.96%) Redis
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 38 (18.27%) Jenkins
2 21 (10.10%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.73%) JIRA
4 12 (5.77%) GitLab
5 8 (3.85%) Appium
6 7 (3.37%) Maven
7 6 (2.88%) Xcode
8 5 (2.40%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.92%) Mocha
9 4 (1.92%) Protractor
10 3 (1.44%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (1.44%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.96%) Selenium
11 2 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.48%) git-flow
12 1 (0.48%) Travis CI
General
1 61 (29.33%) Finance
2 18 (8.65%) Retail Banking
3 13 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.88%) Automotive
4 6 (2.88%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.92%) Marketing
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (42.31%) Developer
2 29 (13.94%) Analyst
3 25 (12.02%) Java Developer
4 18 (8.65%) Node.js Developer
5 14 (6.73%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.29%) SQL Developer
8 10 (4.81%) Administrator
8 10 (4.81%) Consultant
9 9 (4.33%) Angular Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Automation Tester
9 9 (4.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.33%) Tester
10 8 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.85%) Mainframe Developer
10 8 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.37%) Banking Analyst
12 6 (2.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.79%) Spring
2 33 (15.87%) Spring Boot
3 30 (14.42%) Node.js
4 29 (13.94%) AngularJS
5 17 (8.17%) RESTful
6 14 (6.73%) HTML
7 11 (5.29%) CSS
7 11 (5.29%) CSS3
8 10 (4.81%) Web Services
9 9 (4.33%) HTML5
9 9 (4.33%) REST
10 8 (3.85%) Kafka
10 8 (3.85%) SOAP
11 5 (2.40%) .NET
11 5 (2.40%) JSON
11 5 (2.40%) Spring Security
11 5 (2.40%) XML
12 4 (1.92%) LDAP
12 4 (1.92%) OAuth
12 4 (1.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 12 (5.77%) User Experience
3 10 (4.81%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.92%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.96%) Clustering
8 2 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.58%) Unix
2 21 (10.10%) Linux
3 14 (6.73%) Solaris
4 10 (4.81%) Windows
5 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.88%) Android
6 6 (2.88%) zOS
7 3 (1.44%) AIX
8 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (12.98%) Test Automation
3 26 (12.50%) TDD
4 22 (10.58%) DevOps
4 22 (10.58%) Microservices
5 21 (10.10%) Scrum
6 19 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (9.13%) SDLC
7 15 (7.21%) API Development
7 15 (7.21%) Project Management
8 12 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (5.29%) Change Management
9 11 (5.29%) Migration
9 11 (5.29%) Release Management
10 10 (4.81%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (4.33%) Pair Programming
11 9 (4.33%) Process Improvement
12 8 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.85%) Open Source
13 7 (3.37%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 71 (34.13%) Java
2 28 (13.46%) SQL
3 21 (10.10%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.29%) Bash Shell
4 11 (5.29%) Python
5 8 (3.85%) COBOL
5 8 (3.85%) Ruby
6 6 (2.88%) Go
6 6 (2.88%) JCL
6 6 (2.88%) Korn
7 5 (2.40%) PHP
7 5 (2.40%) Scala
8 4 (1.92%) C++
8 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.44%) Java 8
9 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.96%) C#
10 2 (0.96%) VC++
11 1 (0.48%) Groovy
11 1 (0.48%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (4.33%) Degree
2 4 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.96%) RHCE
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.65%) QA
2 8 (3.85%) PMO
2 8 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.40%) Docker
3 3 (1.44%) HDFS
3 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (4.81%) Ansible
2 3 (1.44%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.44%) SCCM
3 2 (0.96%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.96%) Terraform
4 1 (0.48%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.48%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.48%) Kibana
4 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (11.54%) Oracle
2 23 (11.06%) IBM
3 22 (10.58%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.21%) Remedy
5 8 (3.85%) Google
6 7 (3.37%) VMware
7 6 (2.88%) Pega
8 5 (2.40%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.96%) BMC
10 2 (0.96%) HP
10 2 (0.96%) Planview
10 2 (0.96%) Veritas
11 1 (0.48%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.48%) Brocade
11 1 (0.48%) Cadence
11 1 (0.48%) EMC
11 1 (0.48%) Intel
11 1 (0.48%) NetApp