Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 144 134
Rank change year-on-year -37 -10 -20
Contract jobs citing Banking 27 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.54% 1.29% 1.29%
As % of the General category 1.68% 3.92% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 52 40
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% -15.00%
10th Percentile £281 £115 £103
90th Percentile £564 £575 £625
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
East of England median hourly rate - £25.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.25% -29.76%
England median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year +24.67% -32.20% +22.98%

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 1,605 1,608 1,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.93% 32.90% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 980 905
East of England median daily rate £450 £434 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.63% +3.39% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £216
90th Percentile £594 £600 £575
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 103 154
East of England median hourly rate £18.64 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.41% +29.03% -4.62%
10th Percentile £12.25 £16.85 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.38 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.50 £25.50 £23.72
% change year-on-year -3.92% +7.53% +3.11%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +1 13 £320 -16.07% 2
Essex +1 6 £500 +42.86% 2
Norfolk +10 3 £388 -19.48% 1
Hertfordshire -14 3 £375 +66.67% 9
Suffolk - 2 £433 - 2
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) QA
6 3 (11.11%) Selenium
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.11%) SOAP
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Back Office
6 3 (11.11%) SWIFT
6 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.11%) React
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (7.41%) Commercial Awareness

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 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle AGIS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.41%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
2 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Developer
1 5 (18.52%) Tester
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) React
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) jQuery
4 2 (7.41%) OAuth
4 2 (7.41%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) JPA
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.41%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) SDLC
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Cash Management
4 2 (7.41%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Microservices
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) People Management
4 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.70%) Java 8
4 1 (3.70%) Java 9
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) BT
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) JDA
4 1 (3.70%) Perforce
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
4 1 (3.70%) WSO2