Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 81 102 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.16% 13.84% 11.54%
As % of the General category 25.31% 33.66% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 88 66
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £299 £318 £319
90th Percentile £565 £538 £606
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% -1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £9.65 £9.82
% change year-on-year +34.72% -1.68% -5.99%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 320 303 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.15% 41.11% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 229 233
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.24% -0.59% -
10th Percentile £250 £233 £306
90th Percentile £500 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £26.93 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.10% -50.59% +298.61%
10th Percentile £42.50 £15.41 £25.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.39 £76.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year -26.99% +2.73% +66.67%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Northamptonshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Northamptonshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Northamptonshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Northamptonshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Northampton -5 73 £400 -11.11% 5
Banking
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 39 (48.15%) Finance
2 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.69%) SQL
4 16 (19.75%) Java
4 16 (19.75%) Retail
4 16 (19.75%) Credit Risk
5 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
6 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.81%) Hadoop
8 11 (13.58%) Corporate Banking
8 11 (13.58%) Ab Initio
8 11 (13.58%) TDD
8 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (13.58%) Project Management
8 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (12.35%) ETL
9 10 (12.35%) JSON
9 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
9 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.35%) Cloudera
10 9 (11.11%) Data Quality
10 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (11.11%) jQuery
10 9 (11.11%) Perforce
10 9 (11.11%) Spring
10 9 (11.11%) XML
10 9 (11.11%) Unix

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (4.94%) SAS
2 3 (3.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) JBoss
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) npm
2 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) ATM
1 1 (1.23%) Firewall
1 1 (1.23%) SAN
1 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) Hadoop
2 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) DB2
3 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) Informix
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) JIRA
3 6 (7.41%) JUnit
3 6 (7.41%) Maven
4 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.17%) Gradle
4 5 (6.17%) gulp
4 5 (6.17%) SonarQube
5 4 (4.94%) Grunt
5 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.94%) JProfiler
5 4 (4.94%) Selenium
6 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.23%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (1.23%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Mockito
7 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 39 (48.15%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Retail
3 11 (13.58%) Corporate Banking
4 8 (9.88%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.94%) Law
6 1 (1.23%) Back Office
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
2 11 (13.58%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.35%) Architect
4 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Lead Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Pega Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.70%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Tester
10 2 (2.47%) Banking Project Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Business Analysis Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) JSON
2 9 (11.11%) jQuery
2 9 (11.11%) Spring
2 9 (11.11%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) Ajax
3 8 (9.88%) Hibernate
4 7 (8.64%) HTML
4 7 (8.64%) J2EE
5 6 (7.41%) HTML5
5 6 (7.41%) React
6 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.17%) CSS
6 5 (6.17%) CSS3
6 5 (6.17%) JPA
6 5 (6.17%) Node.js
6 5 (6.17%) REST
6 5 (6.17%) SOAP
7 4 (4.94%) Web Services
8 3 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Credit Risk
2 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Tandem
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (2.47%) AIX
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.23%) Solaris
3 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
3 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.58%) Project Management
4 11 (13.58%) TDD
5 10 (12.35%) ETL
5 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
5 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
6 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.88%) OO
7 8 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.41%) PDM
10 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
10 5 (6.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.69%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) Java
3 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.41%) Java 8
5 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
1 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.70%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) IFRS
3 1 (1.23%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.23%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Ab Initio
2 10 (12.35%) Cloudera
3 9 (11.11%) Perforce
4 7 (8.64%) Pega
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.23%) Apple
6 1 (1.23%) Brocade
6 1 (1.23%) Capita
6 1 (1.23%) EMC
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) NetApp
6 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) Teradata