Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 21 71
Rank change year-on-year -14 +50 -20
Contract jobs citing Banking 55 53 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.60% 7.23% 2.77%
As % of the General category 9.09% 14.06% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 41
10th Percentile £340 £86 £311
25th Percentile £374 £88 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £405 £180 £395
Median % change year-on-year +125.00% -54.43% -3.07%
75th Percentile £534 £304 £475
90th Percentile £600 £446 £519
England median daily rate £600 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.60
England median hourly rate £14.25 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.01% -9.52% +12.30%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 605 377 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.63% 51.43% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 205 651
10th Percentile £136 £113 £200
25th Percentile £300 £250 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £385 £400
Median % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
75th Percentile £500 £488 £494
90th Percentile £630 £595 £550
England median daily rate £513 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +3.54% +4.21% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 63
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.72 £10.58
25th Percentile £10.50 £11.62 £11.24
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
75th Percentile £22.48 £40.63 £17.13
90th Percentile £24.48 £49.05 £41.85
England median hourly rate £19.03 £20.63 £19.97
% change year-on-year -7.77% +3.34% +6.76%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the East Midlands

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Banking in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Banking in the East Midlands

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Banking in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Banking in the East Midlands

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Banking in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Banking in the East Midlands

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
Northamptonshire 0 34 £398 +43.42% 3
Nottinghamshire -3 16 £575 +4.55% 11
Derbyshire -15 4 £230 +160.77%
Leicestershire -20 1 £89 +2.83%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.09%) DevOps
4 15 (27.27%) JIRA
5 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
6 13 (23.64%) Data Lake
6 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
7 12 (21.82%) SDLC
7 12 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (20.00%) Java
8 11 (20.00%) Architectural Design
8 11 (20.00%) Social Skills
9 10 (18.18%) AWS
10 9 (16.36%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.55%) Project Management
11 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (14.55%) Degree
12 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (10.91%) REST
12 6 (10.91%) User Experience
13 5 (9.09%) Azure
13 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
13 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
13 5 (9.09%) SQL
14 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
14 4 (7.27%) J2EE
14 4 (7.27%) CSS
14 4 (7.27%) SQL Server

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (5.45%) JBoss
2 2 (3.64%) Documentum
2 2 (3.64%) FileNet
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) BASE24
2 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Azure
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (5.45%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.82%) Force.com
4 1 (1.82%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) ATM
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) SD-WAN
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) Data Lake
2 4 (7.27%) Big Data
2 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.27%) MariaDB
2 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) HBase
4 1 (1.82%) Impala
4 1 (1.82%) Metadata
4 1 (1.82%) Metadata Repository
4 1 (1.82%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) JIRA
2 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
3 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.64%) Ant
5 2 (3.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.82%) REST Assured
6 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.82%) TestNG
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Back Office
5 2 (3.64%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Architect
2 15 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (18.18%) Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Project Manager
5 8 (14.55%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Azure Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) BASE24 Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.64%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) REST
2 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 4 (7.27%) J2EE
2 4 (7.27%) RAML
2 4 (7.27%) React
2 4 (7.27%) Spring
2 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
2 4 (7.27%) Swagger
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) JDBC
3 3 (5.45%) jQuery
3 3 (5.45%) Spring MVC
4 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.64%) D3.js
4 2 (3.64%) Flask
4 2 (3.64%) Node.js
4 2 (3.64%) Redux
4 2 (3.64%) SQLAlchemy
4 2 (3.64%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Equities
2 3 (5.45%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.64%) FMCG
3 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.64%) Tandem
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) DevOps
3 12 (21.82%) SDLC
4 11 (20.00%) Architectural Design
5 9 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (14.55%) Project Management
6 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.27%) BDD
8 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Event-Driven
8 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 4 (7.27%) OO
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.27%) Use Case
9 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) Python
4 3 (5.45%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.82%) Java 8
6 1 (1.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.82%) SOQL
6 1 (1.82%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) APMP
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Accessibility
1 2 (3.64%) GDPR
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) SOC 1
1 2 (3.64%) SOC 2
1 2 (3.64%) WCAG
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) GRC
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) PSD2
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) Pega
4 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) Planview
5 1 (1.82%) Refinitiv
5 1 (1.82%) Teradata
5 1 (1.82%) Workday