Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 17 January 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 11 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 26 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.70% 10.48% 11.48%
As % of the General category 27.96% 33.64% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 29
Dorset median daily rate £463 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.31% -23.53% +19.72%
10th Percentile £413 £250 £229
90th Percentile £525 £428 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dorset median hourly rate - - £35.00
South West median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 93 110 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 31.10% 31.16% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 86 88
Dorset median daily rate £463 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £286 £250 £205
90th Percentile £620 £510 £555
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 23
Dorset median hourly rate £35.71 - £42.46
10th Percentile £17.71 - £35.60
90th Percentile £42.19 - £48.15
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £41.37
% change year-on-year -7.14% -15.40% +27.29%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Dorset

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Dorset

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Dorset

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Poole +7 18 £463 +180.30% 1
Bournemouth -18 5 £475 +46.15%
Banking
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Banking.

1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Unix
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) Ingres
6 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
6 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
7 8 (30.77%) SDLC
7 8 (30.77%) MS Visio
8 7 (26.92%) PHP
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
9 6 (23.08%) Korn
9 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
9 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
9 6 (23.08%) SOA
9 6 (23.08%) Python
10 5 (19.23%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) C
10 5 (19.23%) MySQL
10 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) MariaDB
10 5 (19.23%) User Stories
10 5 (19.23%) POJO

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) 4G
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Ingres
2 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
2 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (19.23%) MariaDB
3 5 (19.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Applications Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Environment Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SOA Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) POJO
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Unix
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) SOA
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) UML
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.54%) ArchiMate
7 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.54%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.54%) MVC
7 3 (11.54%) Project Governance
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.54%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) Korn
4 6 (23.08%) Python
5 5 (19.23%) C
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) R
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) BMC
1 1 (3.85%) CA
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Red Hat