Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 133 108
Rank change year-on-year -33 -25 +16
Contract jobs citing Banking 30 69 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 1.49% 1.71%
As % of the General category 1.91% 4.83% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 47
East of England median daily rate £348 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.13% -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £205 £180 £104
90th Percentile £564 £585 £645
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £19.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +24.67% -19.79% +4.00%

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 1,571 1,430 1,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.28% 30.82% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 902 893
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +5.85%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £240
90th Percentile £600 £593 £588
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 84 151
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +20.69% -10.77%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.15 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.10 £47.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £27.08 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.41% -1.00% +11.11%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -5 9 £310 -18.69% 19
Essex +9 7 £500 +11.11% 2
Hertfordshire -12 7 £225 +11.11%
Norfolk 0 5 £463 -13.95% 3
Suffolk - 2 £433 - 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Back Office
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (10.00%) QA
6 3 (10.00%) Selenium
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Ansible
7 2 (6.67%) Commercial Awareness
7 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (6.67%) Data Science
7 2 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing

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 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle AGIS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.33%) Flink
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Tester
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planner
4 2 (6.67%) Data Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.33%) Kafka
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.33%) React
2 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (6.67%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) SDLC
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Cash Management
4 2 (6.67%) Data Entry
4 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) People Management
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Salt
2 1 (3.33%) Oozie
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) BT
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas