The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 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.

Banking
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs citing Banking 6 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.05% 2.98% 1.51%
As % of the General category 5.71% 7.25% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Median daily rate £415 £550 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.54% +8.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £450 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £633 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £419 £425
% change year-on-year +0.93% -1.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £185.00 -
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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 105 193 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.96% 41.06% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 148 50
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £180 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.78 £177.50 £37.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.73% +371.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Kent

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Kent

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £413 -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kent region with a requirement for Banking.

1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) ATM
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ATM Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Rollout Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle