Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 14 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 145 121
Rank change year-on-year -25 -24 -10
Contract jobs citing Banking 30 69 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 1.33% 1.52%
As % of the General category 1.82% 3.86% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 52 58
East of England median daily rate £429 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.33% +15.38% -35.00%
10th Percentile £283 £115 £104
90th Percentile £586 £549 £519
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
East of England median hourly rate £11.78 £25.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.88% -39.39% +41.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £22.50 £31.63
90th Percentile £16.48 £27.50 £50.68
England median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +24.67% -49.58% +35.23%

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,646 1,786 1,528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.05% 34.48% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 1,049 887
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £205
90th Percentile £600 £596 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 127 134
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.63% +28.00% +20.19%
10th Percentile £12.25 £14.25 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £50.97 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.11 £25.12 £24.41
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.89% -0.53%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the East of England

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in the East of England

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in the East of England

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in the East of England

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Cambridgeshire -6 12 £320 -14.67%
Hertfordshire -7 9 £463 +131.25% 4
Essex -14 5 £450 +291.30% 3
Norfolk +1 2 £480 +9.71% 1
Suffolk - 2 £433 - 2
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) Back Office
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) QA
5 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
5 3 (10.00%) SWIFT
5 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.00%) React
6 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Fintech
6 2 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Mule
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle AGIS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) ATM
2 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
1 5 (16.67%) Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Consultant
2 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Audio Visual Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Spring
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.00%) React
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) OAuth
3 2 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) EJB
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) GWT
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) JSF
4 1 (3.33%) JSP
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
2 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) IPTV
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.67%) Video Editing
2 2 (6.67%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Scrum
2 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) Analytics
3 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (6.67%) Cash Management
3 2 (6.67%) DevOps
3 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.67%) OO
3 2 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
3 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) COBOL
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.33%) Java 8
3 1 (3.33%) Java 9
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Apple
2 1 (3.33%) Cognos
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) JDA
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Perforce
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Telerik
2 1 (3.33%) Veritas
2 1 (3.33%) WSO2