Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -37 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 83 463 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.94% 19.62% 10.94%
As % of the General category 14.85% 41.49% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 72 47
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £406 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +12.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £320 £309 £105
90th Percentile £525 £525 £530
South East median daily rate £466 £405 £413
% change year-on-year +15.12% -1.82% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £20.08 £9.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.90% - -
South East median hourly rate £14.61 £9.61 -
% change year-on-year +52.03% - -

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 559 1,116 691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.25% 47.29% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 346 299
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.73% +10.80%
10th Percentile £256 £226 £195
90th Percentile £585 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 48 23
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +46.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.99 £9.13
90th Percentile £46.60 £51.38 £62.50
South East median hourly rate £26.83 £20.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year +34.13% -19.19% +10.00%

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 9 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 9 December 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 -35 64 £400 - 9
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 44 (53.01%) Java
2 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (33.73%) Finance
4 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
5 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.48%) Spring
7 15 (18.07%) Test Automation
7 15 (18.07%) Spring Boot
8 14 (16.87%) DevOps
8 14 (16.87%) QA
9 13 (15.66%) Scrum
10 12 (14.46%) TDD
10 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (14.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (13.25%) Node.js
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle
12 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
12 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
12 10 (12.05%) Mainframe
12 10 (12.05%) WebSphere
13 9 (10.84%) Android
13 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
13 9 (10.84%) Open Source
13 9 (10.84%) SQL
13 9 (10.84%) Windows
13 9 (10.84%) Appium
14 8 (9.64%) Microservices
14 8 (9.64%) SDLC
14 8 (9.64%) Linux
14 8 (9.64%) HTML

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 10 (12.05%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) Confluence
4 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.61%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.61%) Drupal
5 3 (3.61%) IIS
6 2 (2.41%) Apache
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.02%) PaaS
2 4 (4.82%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) IaaS
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
1 2 (2.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.20%) Network Security
2 1 (1.20%) SSL
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) DB2
2 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.41%) HBase
3 2 (2.41%) PowerCenter
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.20%) NuoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.84%) Appium
3 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.43%) JIRA
3 7 (8.43%) Xcode
4 6 (7.23%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.23%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.82%) GitLab
6 3 (3.61%) Selenium
7 2 (2.41%) Introscope
7 2 (2.41%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.20%) Calabash
8 1 (1.20%) git-flow
8 1 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.20%) Protractor
8 1 (1.20%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Financial Institution
2 7 (8.43%) Retail Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Automotive
3 3 (3.61%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.20%) Front Office
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Developer
2 13 (15.66%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Automation Tester
3 11 (13.25%) Tester
4 8 (9.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Mobile Tester
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Designer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Mainframe Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.61%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) Spring
2 15 (18.07%) Spring Boot
3 11 (13.25%) Node.js
4 8 (9.64%) HTML
5 7 (8.43%) SOAP
6 6 (7.23%) Java EE
6 6 (7.23%) RESTful
6 6 (7.23%) Web Services
7 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.02%) LDAP
8 4 (4.82%) CSS
8 4 (4.82%) CSS3
8 4 (4.82%) HTML5
8 4 (4.82%) Middleware
8 4 (4.82%) REST
8 4 (4.82%) XML
9 3 (3.61%) J2EE
9 3 (3.61%) OAuth
9 3 (3.61%) OAuth2
9 3 (3.61%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.02%) User Experience
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.41%) Robotics
4 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.20%) IVR
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Android
1 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
1 9 (10.84%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Unix
4 6 (7.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.20%) AIX
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.07%) Test Automation
3 14 (16.87%) DevOps
4 13 (15.66%) Scrum
5 12 (14.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (14.46%) TDD
6 9 (10.84%) Open Source
7 8 (9.64%) Microservices
7 8 (9.64%) SDLC
8 7 (8.43%) API Development
8 7 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.43%) Project Management
9 5 (6.02%) BDD
9 5 (6.02%) Change Management
9 5 (6.02%) Migration
10 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.82%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (4.82%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.82%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) Java
2 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.84%) SQL
4 6 (7.23%) Python
4 6 (7.23%) Ruby
5 5 (6.02%) PHP
6 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.61%) C#
7 3 (3.61%) C++
7 3 (3.61%) COBOL
7 3 (3.61%) Go
8 2 (2.41%) JCL
8 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.20%) Jython
9 1 (1.20%) Korn
9 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.02%) Docker
3 2 (2.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Ansible
2 3 (3.61%) SCCM
3 2 (2.41%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.41%) Control-M
4 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) IBM
3 4 (4.82%) VMware
4 3 (3.61%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe
5 1 (1.20%) Brocade
5 1 (1.20%) CA
5 1 (1.20%) EMC
5 1 (1.20%) HP
5 1 (1.20%) Intel
5 1 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.20%) NetApp
5 1 (1.20%) Remedy