Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -21 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Banking 119 435 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.58% 19.49% 12.63%
As % of the General category 19.60% 40.69% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 87 34
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £398 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £323 £308 £148
90th Percentile £525 £525 £496
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% -5.56%
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 £9.61 -
% change year-on-year +40.48% - -

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 607 1,069 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.57% 47.89% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 339 334
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £390 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -6.02% +9.21%
10th Percentile £255 £215 £218
90th Percentile £575 £530 £529
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 21
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.56% +30.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £12.29 £9.31 £10.23
90th Percentile £50.60 £77.50 £62.50
South East median hourly rate £31.75 £20.00 £21.16
% change year-on-year +58.75% -5.46% +5.78%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -22 96 £398 +1.92% 6
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 51 (42.86%) Java
2 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.21%) Finance
4 26 (21.85%) Spring
5 25 (21.01%) Jenkins
6 22 (18.49%) Spring Boot
7 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
8 18 (15.13%) Scrum
8 18 (15.13%) TDD
8 18 (15.13%) Test Automation
9 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (12.61%) QA
11 14 (11.76%) Node.js
11 14 (11.76%) SDLC
11 14 (11.76%) Microservices
12 13 (10.92%) Microsoft
13 12 (10.08%) Mainframe
13 12 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (10.08%) DevOps
13 12 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (9.24%) API Development
14 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
14 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
14 11 (9.24%) IBM
14 11 (9.24%) HTML
15 10 (8.40%) Oracle
15 10 (8.40%) Linux
16 9 (7.56%) Apple iOS
16 9 (7.56%) Open Source
16 9 (7.56%) Android

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 9 (7.56%) Cloud Foundry
1 9 (7.56%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.88%) Confluence
2 7 (5.88%) Drupal
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) Apache
3 4 (3.36%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.68%) IIS
4 2 (1.68%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.56%) OpenShift
3 7 (5.88%) PaaS
4 4 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) SAN
2 2 (1.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Intranet
3 1 (0.84%) Network Security
3 1 (0.84%) SSL
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) DB2
2 6 (5.04%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) Big Data
5 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.68%) HBase
5 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.84%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.84%) NuoDB
6 1 (0.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (21.01%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.56%) Appium
3 9 (7.56%) JIRA
4 7 (5.88%) GitLab
4 7 (5.88%) Xcode
5 6 (5.04%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.04%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.36%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) Selenium
7 3 (2.52%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.68%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.68%) Introscope
8 2 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.68%) Mocha
8 2 (1.68%) Protractor
9 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.84%) git-flow
9 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (25.21%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Retail Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.52%) Automotive
4 3 (2.52%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Retail
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Front Office
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (44.54%) Developer
2 16 (13.45%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.40%) Automation Tester
3 10 (8.40%) Tester
4 8 (6.72%) Analyst
4 8 (6.72%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (6.72%) Project Manager
5 7 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
5 7 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.04%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Consultant
7 5 (4.20%) Designer
7 5 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Mainframe Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Mobile Tester
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.20%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.85%) Spring
2 22 (18.49%) Spring Boot
3 14 (11.76%) Node.js
4 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
4 11 (9.24%) HTML
5 8 (6.72%) CSS
5 8 (6.72%) CSS3
5 8 (6.72%) RESTful
6 7 (5.88%) REST
6 7 (5.88%) SOAP
7 6 (5.04%) HTML5
7 6 (5.04%) Web Services
8 4 (3.36%) Java EE
8 4 (3.36%) JSON
8 4 (3.36%) Kafka
8 4 (3.36%) Middleware
8 4 (3.36%) Spring Security
8 4 (3.36%) XML
9 3 (2.52%) LDAP
9 3 (2.52%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Mainframe
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) User Experience
4 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.84%) IVR
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
6 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Linux
2 9 (7.56%) Android
2 9 (7.56%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.56%) Windows
3 7 (5.88%) Solaris
4 6 (5.04%) Unix
5 2 (1.68%) zOS
6 1 (0.84%) AIX
6 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.13%) Scrum
2 18 (15.13%) TDD
2 18 (15.13%) Test Automation
3 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (11.76%) Microservices
4 14 (11.76%) SDLC
5 12 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (10.08%) DevOps
6 11 (9.24%) API Development
7 9 (7.56%) Open Source
8 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.04%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.04%) Project Management
10 5 (4.20%) BDD
10 5 (4.20%) Change Management
10 5 (4.20%) Kanban
10 5 (4.20%) Migration
10 5 (4.20%) Pair Programming
10 5 (4.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.86%) Java
2 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.56%) SQL
4 6 (5.04%) Ruby
5 5 (4.20%) PHP
5 5 (4.20%) Python
6 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.36%) COBOL
7 3 (2.52%) C#
7 3 (2.52%) C++
7 3 (2.52%) Go
7 3 (2.52%) JCL
7 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.68%) Java 8
8 2 (1.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.84%) Groovy
9 1 (0.84%) Jython
9 1 (0.84%) Korn
9 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) SLA
3 3 (2.52%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.04%) Docker
3 2 (1.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Ansible
2 3 (2.52%) SCCM
3 2 (1.68%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.68%) Terraform
4 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) IBM
3 10 (8.40%) Oracle
4 5 (4.20%) Google
4 5 (4.20%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.36%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) Remedy
7 1 (0.84%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe
7 1 (0.84%) Brocade
7 1 (0.84%) CA
7 1 (0.84%) Cadence
7 1 (0.84%) EMC
7 1 (0.84%) HP
7 1 (0.84%) Intel
7 1 (0.84%) NetApp
7 1 (0.84%) Planview