Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 118 104
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14 +14
Contract jobs citing Banking 69 73 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 1.51% 1.87%
As % of the General category 3.90% 4.85% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 93
East of England median daily rate £375 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -35.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £115 £104 £331
90th Percentile £549 £519 £700
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £29.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +41.94% -0.64%
10th Percentile £22.50 £31.63 £18.05
90th Percentile £27.50 £50.68 £39.49
England median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +36.36% +15.79%

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 1769 1506 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.86% 31.17% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 884 963
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% -
10th Percentile £263 £206 £220
90th Percentile £599 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 120 198
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.98 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.92 £43.75 £43.98
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year +0.48% +0.60% +13.60%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -17 19 £375 -6.25%
Bedfordshire 0 16 £415 +84.56% 6
Hertfordshire -18 15 £200 -23.81% 7
Norfolk +8 11 £438 +2.94%
Essex -24 6 £115 -63.20%
East Anglia - 3 £538 - 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 40 (57.97%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Internet
4 14 (20.29%) Retail
5 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
6 11 (15.94%) Project Management
6 11 (15.94%) Java
7 10 (14.49%) SQL
7 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (14.49%) TDD
7 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
7 10 (14.49%) QA
8 9 (13.04%) JIRA
8 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.04%) Windows
9 8 (11.59%) Web Services
9 8 (11.59%) ITIL
9 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
9 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.59%) Android
9 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
9 8 (11.59%) Functional Testing
9 8 (11.59%) Protractor
10 7 (10.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 7 (10.14%) Appium
10 7 (10.14%) Apple Swift

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 7 (10.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.45%) SAS
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.90%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.90%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.90%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.14%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.45%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) ATM
3 2 (2.90%) BGP
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.90%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (2.90%) MPLS
3 2 (2.90%) OSPF
3 2 (2.90%) VPN
3 2 (2.90%) VXLAN
4 1 (1.45%) Skype
4 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) Redis
2 2 (2.90%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.04%) JIRA
4 8 (11.59%) Protractor
5 7 (10.14%) Appium
5 7 (10.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (10.14%) Bitbucket
5 7 (10.14%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.14%) Selenium
5 7 (10.14%) WebDriver
6 5 (7.25%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (2.90%) Gradle
7 2 (2.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.90%) Maven
7 2 (2.90%) Mocha
General
1 40 (57.97%) Finance
2 14 (20.29%) Retail
3 7 (10.14%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Law
5 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.35%) Billing
6 3 (4.35%) Games
6 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.90%) Marketing
8 1 (1.45%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Analyst
1 13 (18.84%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.04%) Tester
3 8 (11.59%) IT Manager
3 8 (11.59%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Automation Tester
4 7 (10.14%) Developer
4 7 (10.14%) QA Automation Tester
4 7 (10.14%) QA Tester
5 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 6 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (5.80%) IT Security Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Web Services
2 7 (10.14%) REST
2 7 (10.14%) SOAP
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 3 (4.35%) RESTful
4 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.90%) CSS
4 2 (2.90%) CSS3
4 2 (2.90%) HTML5
4 2 (2.90%) Jest
4 2 (2.90%) jQuery
4 2 (2.90%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (2.90%) LESS
4 2 (2.90%) Node.js
4 2 (2.90%) React
4 2 (2.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) EPoS
3 2 (2.90%) Fintech
4 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Android
2 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.14%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.80%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) AIX
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (15.94%) Project Management
3 10 (14.49%) TDD
4 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.59%) Functional Testing
5 8 (11.59%) ITIL
6 7 (10.14%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 7 (10.14%) QA Automation
6 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.25%) Information Management
7 5 (7.25%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) CRM
8 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) Java
2 10 (14.49%) SQL
3 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.14%) Apple Swift
5 4 (5.80%) C
6 3 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CCIE
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.45%) CISM
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
2 6 (8.70%) PMO
3 5 (7.25%) SLA
4 2 (2.90%) PSD2
4 2 (2.90%) WCAG
5 1 (1.45%) GDPR
5 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) vCloud
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco
2 3 (4.35%) PayPal
2 3 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.90%) F5
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Remedy