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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
England / East of England
Rank 92 76 82
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6  
Contract jobs citing Banking 35 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.61% 2.04% 1.80%
As % of the General category 5.56% 6.67% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 39
Median daily rate £400 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.94% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £650 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -0.77% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £10.44 £10.44
% change year-on-year +24.16% -  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 630 750 780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.03% 30.53% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 395 453
Median daily rate £400 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 58 44
Median hourly rate £32.25 £22.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.59% -22.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 11 £370 -24.10% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 9 £300 -40.00% 12
Essex -24 9 £434 +8.43%
Bedfordshire -2 4 £250 -60.00% 7
Norfolk - 3 £488 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 58 (68.24%) Finance
2 22 (25.88%) Java
3 20 (23.53%) ITIL
3 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.35%) SQL
5 17 (20.00%) Spring
5 17 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 15 (17.65%) .NET
7 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
8 13 (15.29%) Information Security
8 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
9 12 (14.12%) Web Services
9 12 (14.12%) HTML
9 12 (14.12%) SOA
9 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
10 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
10 11 (12.94%) Retail
11 10 (11.76%) Apache Flex
11 10 (11.76%) Oracle
11 10 (11.76%) J2EE
11 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 10 (11.76%) DNS
11 10 (11.76%) Adobe
11 10 (11.76%) OO
11 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (10.59%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (10.59%) Cisco
13 8 (9.41%) SLA
13 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint

Banking
Top Related 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 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) JBoss
3 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.18%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.35%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) DNS
2 8 (9.41%) BIG-IP
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (9.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (9.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (9.41%) MPLS
3 5 (5.88%) ATM
3 5 (5.88%) LAN
3 5 (5.88%) WAN
4 4 (4.71%) Firewall
4 4 (4.71%) Internet
5 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) FTP
6 2 (2.35%) SSL
7 1 (1.18%) DHCP
7 1 (1.18%) NFC
7 1 (1.18%) SAN
7 1 (1.18%) SMPP
7 1 (1.18%) Wireless
7 1 (1.18%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) QlikView
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.35%) OLAP
6 2 (2.35%) OLTP
6 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Appium
1 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.88%) Selenium
1 5 (5.88%) WebDriver
2 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.71%) JBehave
3 2 (2.35%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.35%) MSTest
3 2 (2.35%) NUnit
3 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (68.24%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.94%) Retail
4 6 (7.06%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.71%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Analyst
2 11 (12.94%) Business Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Applications Support
5 7 (8.24%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Payments Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Payments Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Security Officer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) ETL Developer
7 4 (4.71%) IT Security Officer
7 4 (4.71%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 17 (20.00%) Spring
2 15 (17.65%) .NET
3 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
4 12 (14.12%) HTML
4 12 (14.12%) Web Services
5 10 (11.76%) Apache Flex
5 10 (11.76%) J2EE
6 8 (9.41%) XML
6 8 (9.41%) XSLT
7 7 (8.24%) Java EE
8 6 (7.06%) JSP
8 6 (7.06%) XSL
9 5 (5.88%) JSF
9 5 (5.88%) Struts
10 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.53%) WCF
11 2 (2.35%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (2.35%) LINQ
11 2 (2.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.71%) Clustering
3 4 (4.71%) EFT
4 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
1 8 (9.41%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Solaris
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (23.53%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Information Security
3 12 (14.12%) SOA
4 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.76%) OO
6 9 (10.59%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.24%) High Availability
8 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.06%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.06%) Data Management
9 6 (7.06%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.06%) Project Management
10 5 (5.88%) Change Management
10 5 (5.88%) Data Security
10 5 (5.88%) Defect Management
10 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) Java
2 19 (22.35%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.24%) C#
5 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.71%) VBScript
7 3 (3.53%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) Perl
8 2 (2.35%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) VB
8 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) CISM
1 5 (5.88%) CISSP
1 5 (5.88%) SSCP
2 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.53%) CCIE
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.35%) RHCE
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.18%) MCP
5 1 (1.18%) MCSA
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 7 (8.24%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (1.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
1 2 (2.35%) Salt
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Adobe
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 9 (10.59%) Cisco
4 8 (9.41%) Blue Coat
4 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
4 8 (9.41%) F5
5 6 (7.06%) BEA
6 3 (3.53%) BMC
6 3 (3.53%) Remedy
6 3 (3.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) TSYS
8 1 (1.18%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.18%) Avaya
8 1 (1.18%) Epicor
8 1 (1.18%) PayPal
8 1 (1.18%) Sun
8 1 (1.18%) Temenos
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