Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 16 7
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 +3
Contract jobs citing Banking 42 135 299
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.14% 9.12% 14.31%
As % of the General category 13.38% 22.96% 34.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 37 52
Median daily rate £500 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -3.13% +17.00%
10th Percentile £350 £357 £330
90th Percentile £501 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £500 £476 £430
% change year-on-year +5.04% +10.70% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.74 £26.65 £10.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.46% +149.42% -
10th Percentile £12.98 £14.06 £10.59
90th Percentile £15.25 £26.65 £10.78
South East median hourly rate £14.49 £26.65 £10.80
% change year-on-year -45.63% +146.76% -39.15%

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 314 588 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.43% 39.70% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 274 310
Median daily rate £428 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.64% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £237
90th Percentile £638 £613 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 39 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.78% -24.62% +20.37%
10th Percentile £11.10 £15.75 £11.44
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £51.15
Median hourly rate £26.81 £26.65 £30.00
% change year-on-year +0.60% -11.17% +33.21%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Banking in Buckinghamshire.

Daily rate trend for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Banking in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Banking in Buckinghamshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Banking in Buckinghamshire.

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 26 May 2020. 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 -34 15 £500 +17.65%
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) JIRA
4 10 (23.81%) Finance
4 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 10 (23.81%) Linux
4 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (21.43%) DevOps
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (16.67%) DB2
6 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (16.67%) XML
6 7 (16.67%) Unix
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (14.29%) BeanShell
7 6 (14.29%) SailPoint
7 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
7 6 (14.29%) JSP
7 6 (14.29%) Servlets

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 5 (11.90%) Confluence
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Appian
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Azure
2 2 (4.76%) AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) DB2
2 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.90%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.19%) JIRA
3 6 (14.29%) Selenium
4 5 (11.90%) Ant
4 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
4 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.90%) JUnit
5 4 (9.52%) GitLab
6 3 (7.14%) git-flow
7 2 (4.76%) Postman
8 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.38%) JMeter
8 1 (2.38%) Maven
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) iOS Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Android Developer
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Banking Project Manager
9 1 (2.38%) iOS Android Developer
9 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Planview Project Manager
9 1 (2.38%) React Developer
9 1 (2.38%) SailPoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) XML
2 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 6 (14.29%) JSP
2 6 (14.29%) SailPoint
2 6 (14.29%) Servlets
3 5 (11.90%) Electron Framework
3 5 (11.90%) LDAP
3 5 (11.90%) Node.js
3 5 (11.90%) SOAP
3 5 (11.90%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) Spring
5 3 (7.14%) iOS SDK
5 3 (7.14%) JSON
6 2 (4.76%) React Native
6 2 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (2.38%) OAuth
7 1 (2.38%) Redux
7 1 (2.38%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 5 (11.90%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (21.43%) DevOps
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 4 (9.52%) Microservices
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 3 (7.14%) Android Development
8 3 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (4.76%) API Development
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Migration
9 2 (4.76%) Release Management
9 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Time Management
9 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) BeanShell
4 6 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (11.90%) Bourne shell
5 5 (11.90%) C
5 5 (11.90%) Korn
5 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.52%) Java 8
7 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 20022
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) RACF
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.38%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.38%) Terraform
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
1 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) Remedy
2 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
3 3 (7.14%) F5
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) McAfee
4 2 (4.76%) Planview
5 1 (2.38%) Brocade
5 1 (2.38%) CA
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.38%) IronPort
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Nintex
5 1 (2.38%) Proofpoint
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec