The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 17 27 22
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs citing Banking 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.98% 1.19% 1.85%
As % of the General category 7.14% 4.44% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £398 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.72% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £424 £425
% change year-on-year -0.94% -0.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Luton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 45 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 27.72% 26.79% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 43
Median daily rate £450 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.40% -6.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £312 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £625 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Luton

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Luton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Luton

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Banking.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) BEA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BEA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle