Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 67 90
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 +26
Contract jobs citing Banking 29 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.57% 3.17% 1.45%
As % of the General category 18.71% 18.39% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 18
North East median daily rate £350 £305 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -36.62% +17.38%
10th Percentile £240 £280 £176
90th Percentile £706 £629 £785
England median daily rate £550 £529 £525
% change year-on-year +3.97% +0.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% +15.38%

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 North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 155 223 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.72% 17.26% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 142 184
North East median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -3.11%
10th Percentile £249 £263 £233
90th Percentile £635 £636 £546
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
North East median hourly rate £21.68 £18.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.43% -26.53% -9.26%
10th Percentile £10.96 £12.76 £11.33
90th Percentile £42.25 £37.30 £35.17
England median hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.08% +4.00% -4.76%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the North East

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in the North East

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the North East over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in the North East

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in the North East

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 June 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +8 22 £320 +4.92% 2
Durham -5 4 £335 - 7
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for Banking.

1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) C
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
5 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Unix
5 8 (27.59%) Solaris
5 8 (27.59%) ProC
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Korn
5 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
7 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
9 3 (10.34%) SAP CO
9 3 (10.34%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (10.34%) Change Management
9 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
9 3 (10.34%) SAP FI
9 3 (10.34%) SAP
9 3 (10.34%) QA
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
9 3 (10.34%) Server Management

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (3.45%) JBoss
1 1 (3.45%) Jetty
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP CO
1 3 (10.34%) SAP FI
1 3 (10.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) ProC
2 1 (3.45%) Appium
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) SAP CO Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) SAP FI Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) JMS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
2 1 (3.45%) JDBC
2 1 (3.45%) PowerMock
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Security
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Mashup
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Solaris
1 8 (27.59%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Server Management
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.90%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Product Management
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) C
2 8 (27.59%) Korn
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
2 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) COBOL
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Avaloq
4 1 (3.45%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.45%) Pega
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow