Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 24 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 24 44
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 103 64 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.51% 7.01% 3.80%
As % of the General category 36.79% 24.06% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 50 37
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £269 £341
90th Percentile £475 £541 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £425 £415
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 280 266 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.17% 29.13% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 176 165
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% -4.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £294
90th Percentile £480 £556 £495
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 35
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -10.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £15.10 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £47.30 £47.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.12
% change year-on-year +1.45% -16.10% +44.28%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Gloucestershire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Gloucestershire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Gloucestershire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Gloucestershire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Gloucester +3 72 £325 -27.78%
Cheltenham +13 1 £410 +31.20%
Cirencester - 1 - -
Stroud - 1 £115 -
Banking
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 61 (59.22%) Retail Banking
2 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (50.49%) Finance
4 44 (42.72%) Migration
5 38 (36.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (35.92%) Test Scripting
7 29 (28.16%) Scenario Testing
8 28 (27.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (21.36%) Teradata
10 20 (19.42%) Defect Management
11 19 (18.45%) IBM InfoSphere
11 19 (18.45%) DataStage
12 13 (12.62%) Regulatory Compliance
13 12 (11.65%) Investment Banking
13 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (9.71%) Test Planning
15 9 (8.74%) ETL
15 9 (8.74%) SQL
16 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (7.77%) Scrum
17 7 (6.80%) Validation
17 7 (6.80%) ISTQB
17 7 (6.80%) ISEB
17 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (5.83%) SDLC
18 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
18 6 (5.83%) QA
18 6 (5.83%) Workflow
18 6 (5.83%) Retail
19 5 (4.85%) Business Analysis

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (0.97%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.97%) Confluence
1 1 (0.97%) SAS
1 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.94%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) ATM
2 1 (0.97%) Firewall
2 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) DataStage
1 19 (18.45%) IBM InfoSphere
2 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.94%) DB2
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Zeppelin
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.97%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.97%) VersionOne
General
1 61 (59.22%) Retail Banking
2 52 (50.49%) Finance
3 12 (11.65%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.94%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (52.43%) Analyst
2 46 (44.66%) Test Analyst
3 35 (33.98%) Banking Analyst
4 17 (16.50%) Developer
5 16 (15.53%) DataStage Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Coordinator
7 5 (4.85%) Test Coordinator
7 5 (4.85%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.85%) UAT Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Consultant
8 3 (2.91%) Defect Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Project Manager
9 2 (1.94%) Assistant Project Manager
9 2 (1.94%) SAP CO Consultant
9 2 (1.94%) SAP FI Consultant
9 2 (1.94%) Test Leader
9 2 (1.94%) Tester
9 2 (1.94%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) MLlib
1 1 (0.97%) SAML
1 1 (0.97%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) APACS
3 2 (1.94%) EMV
3 2 (1.94%) EPoS
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Unix
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (42.72%) Migration
3 38 (36.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (35.92%) Test Scripting
5 29 (28.16%) Scenario Testing
6 28 (27.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (19.42%) Defect Management
8 13 (12.62%) Regulatory Compliance
9 10 (9.71%) Test Planning
10 9 (8.74%) ETL
11 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.77%) Scrum
12 7 (6.80%) Validation
13 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
13 6 (5.83%) SDLC
13 6 (5.83%) Workflow
14 5 (4.85%) Business Analysis
14 5 (4.85%) Project Management
15 4 (3.88%) Data Migration
15 4 (3.88%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.97%) Java
3 1 (0.97%) R
3 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) ISEB
1 7 (6.80%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.85%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) HNC
3 3 (2.91%) HND
4 1 (0.97%) CCA
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) SEPA
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Ambari
1 1 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.97%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Teradata
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) IBM
3 3 (2.91%) SAP
4 2 (1.94%) Gemalto
5 1 (0.97%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.97%) Netezza