The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 3 12 2
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs citing Banking 56 19 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 21.29% 8.48% 29.72%
As % of the General category 43.08% 21.35% 55.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 17 57
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £670 £525
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 Northampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 130 89 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 49.43% 39.73% 53.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 68 114
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Northampton

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Northampton

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Northampton

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

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 Northampton region with a requirement for Banking.

1 70 (57.38%) Finance
2 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.49%) Java
4 24 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (18.03%) Oracle
6 21 (17.21%) SQL
7 16 (13.11%) Business Analysis
8 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (10.66%) Test Scripting
10 12 (9.84%) Mainframe
10 12 (9.84%) Unix
11 11 (9.02%) IBM
11 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
11 11 (9.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (9.02%) Performance Testing
11 11 (9.02%) Data Protection
11 11 (9.02%) Spring
11 11 (9.02%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (9.02%) PMO
12 10 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
12 10 (8.20%) Credit Risk
12 10 (8.20%) Project Management
12 10 (8.20%) Tivoli
12 10 (8.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 9 (7.38%) Risk Management
13 9 (7.38%) Linux
13 9 (7.38%) ETL
13 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.38%) Git (software)

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (2.46%) JBoss
1 3 (2.46%) SAS
2 2 (1.64%) CICS
2 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.10%) MS Office
1 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) BASE24
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.82%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) ATM
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.82%) LAN
2 1 (0.82%) LDAP
2 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.74%) DB2
3 7 (5.74%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.46%) Big Data
5 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.74%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.74%) IntelliJ
2 7 (5.74%) JIRA
2 7 (5.74%) JUnit
3 6 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.10%) Gradle
5 4 (3.28%) JProfiler
5 4 (3.28%) Maven
5 4 (3.28%) Selenium
6 3 (2.46%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.46%) JBehave
6 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.82%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.82%) Grunt
7 1 (0.82%) gulp
7 1 (0.82%) JMeter
7 1 (0.82%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.82%) VersaTest
7 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 70 (57.38%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Retail
3 6 (4.92%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.10%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (4.10%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.10%) Legal
5 3 (2.46%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Front Office
6 1 (0.82%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (28.69%) Analyst
2 24 (19.67%) Developer
3 17 (13.93%) Business Analyst
4 16 (13.11%) Banking Analyst
5 12 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.92%) Banking Project Manager
10 6 (4.92%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Programme Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Business Design Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) Informatica Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.28%) ETL Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.28%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) Spring
2 8 (6.56%) XML
3 7 (5.74%) Hibernate
3 7 (5.74%) HTML
3 7 (5.74%) J2EE
3 7 (5.74%) jQuery
4 6 (4.92%) Ajax
4 6 (4.92%) HTML5
4 6 (4.92%) JPA
4 6 (4.92%) JSON
4 6 (4.92%) XSLT
5 4 (3.28%) CSS
5 4 (3.28%) SOAP
5 4 (3.28%) Web Services
6 3 (2.46%) EJB
6 3 (2.46%) JAXB
6 3 (2.46%) JSP
6 3 (2.46%) SAX
6 3 (2.46%) Servlets
6 3 (2.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Mainframe
3 10 (8.20%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.82%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.82%) EFT
5 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.82%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Unix
2 9 (7.38%) Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Windows
4 3 (2.46%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.11%) Business Analysis
4 13 (10.66%) Test Scripting
5 11 (9.02%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (9.02%) Data Protection
5 11 (9.02%) Performance Testing
5 11 (9.02%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (8.20%) Project Management
7 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.38%) ETL
7 9 (7.38%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.38%) Test Strategy
8 8 (6.56%) Test Planning
8 8 (6.56%) Volume Testing
9 7 (5.74%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (4.92%) OO
10 6 (4.92%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.49%) Java
2 21 (17.21%) SQL
3 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.46%) COBOL
5 3 (2.46%) JCL
6 2 (1.64%) C
7 1 (0.82%) ES6
7 1 (0.82%) Groovy
7 1 (0.82%) Python
7 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) CISM
1 2 (1.64%) CISSP
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) CISA
2 1 (0.82%) CRISC
2 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) PMO
2 6 (4.92%) IFRS
2 6 (4.92%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.64%) IAS 39
3 2 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) FATCA
4 1 (0.82%) GDPR
4 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.82%) Docker
1 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) Tivoli
1 10 (8.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (4.10%) Ganglia
2 5 (4.10%) nmon
3 4 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.82%) Ansible
4 1 (0.82%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (18.03%) Oracle
2 11 (9.02%) IBM
3 7 (5.74%) Perforce
4 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.10%) AppDynamics
5 5 (4.10%) Informatica
6 2 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.82%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.82%) HP
7 1 (0.82%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.82%) Sencha
7 1 (0.82%) Teradata
7 1 (0.82%) Thales
7 1 (0.82%) Veritas
7 1 (0.82%) VMware