Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 98 135 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.82% 15.38% 8.88%
As % of the General category 33.68% 36.49% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 119 49
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £263 £295 £290
90th Percentile £555 £575 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £8.63 £10.44
% change year-on-year +50.72% -17.39% -

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 291 370 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 41.04% 42.14% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 264 172
Northamptonshire median daily rate £373 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.35% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £248 £281 £264
90th Percentile £500 £571 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £25.67 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.34% +97.42% +26.12%
10th Percentile £42.50 £14.10 £11.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.03 £36.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.64 £20.69 £16.06
% change year-on-year -34.07% +28.85% +52.14%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -3 79 £403 -6.40% 6
Banking
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (50.00%) Finance
2 34 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (28.57%) SQL
4 23 (23.47%) Java
5 17 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
5 17 (17.35%) Hadoop
6 16 (16.33%) Credit Risk
7 15 (15.31%) JSON
7 15 (15.31%) TDD
7 15 (15.31%) Retail
8 14 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 14 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 13 (13.27%) Spring
9 13 (13.27%) JUnit
9 13 (13.27%) SOAP
10 12 (12.24%) XML
10 12 (12.24%) REST
10 12 (12.24%) JIRA
11 11 (11.22%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (11.22%) Pega
11 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
11 11 (11.22%) Hibernate
11 11 (11.22%) Ab Initio
11 11 (11.22%) Web Services
11 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.22%) Java 8
12 10 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (10.20%) OO
12 10 (10.20%) JavaScript

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 (4.08%) SAS
2 3 (3.06%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) Apache
3 2 (2.04%) JBoss
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.02%) InVision
2 1 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) BASE24
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.02%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) ATM
1 1 (1.02%) BGP
1 1 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.02%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.02%) Firewall
1 1 (1.02%) HTTP
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
1 1 (1.02%) Junos
1 1 (1.02%) MPLS
1 1 (1.02%) NX-OS
1 1 (1.02%) OSPF
1 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) Hadoop
2 10 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.10%) Big Data
4 5 (5.10%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.04%) DB2
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.02%) Informix
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.27%) JUnit
3 12 (12.24%) JIRA
4 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.18%) Gradle
5 9 (9.18%) Maven
6 7 (7.14%) JProfiler
7 6 (6.12%) Eclipse
7 6 (6.12%) IntelliJ
8 5 (5.10%) SonarQube
8 5 (5.10%) Subversion
8 5 (5.10%) Xcode
9 4 (4.08%) Selenium
10 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.04%) Axure RP
11 2 (2.04%) gulp
12 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.02%) CA Release Automation
12 1 (1.02%) Mockito
12 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 49 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.31%) Retail
3 11 (11.22%) Corporate Banking
4 7 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Developer
2 14 (14.29%) Analyst
3 13 (13.27%) Business Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 12 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.18%) Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Designer
7 6 (6.12%) Pega Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Digital Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Objective-C Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Change Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.06%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) JSON
2 13 (13.27%) SOAP
2 13 (13.27%) Spring
3 12 (12.24%) REST
3 12 (12.24%) XML
4 11 (11.22%) Hibernate
4 11 (11.22%) Web Services
5 9 (9.18%) HTML
5 9 (9.18%) RESTful
6 8 (8.16%) J2EE
6 8 (8.16%) JPA
6 8 (8.16%) jQuery
7 7 (7.14%) Ajax
8 6 (6.12%) Spring Boot
9 5 (5.10%) Cocoa
10 4 (4.08%) Java EE
10 4 (4.08%) Middleware
11 3 (3.06%) EJB
11 3 (3.06%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (3.06%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Credit Risk
2 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.08%) User Experience
5 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.04%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.02%) Animation
6 1 (1.02%) Tandem
6 1 (1.02%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Unix
2 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.12%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.10%) Mac OS X
4 5 (5.10%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.06%) Android
6 1 (1.02%) AIX
6 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
3 15 (15.31%) TDD
4 14 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.20%) OO
6 10 (10.20%) PDM
6 10 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.18%) ETL
7 9 (9.18%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (9.18%) Project Management
7 9 (9.18%) Scrum
8 7 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.12%) Migration
9 6 (6.12%) RAD
9 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.57%) SQL
2 23 (23.47%) Java
3 11 (11.22%) Java 8
4 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.10%) Apple Swift
5 5 (5.10%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.02%) Jython
6 1 (1.02%) Perl
6 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.02%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.04%) PMO
3 1 (1.02%) IFRS
3 1 (1.02%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) logstash
1 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Ab Initio
1 11 (11.22%) Pega
2 10 (10.20%) Cloudera
3 8 (8.16%) Perforce
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle
5 6 (6.12%) Teradata
6 5 (5.10%) Apple
7 3 (3.06%) Capita
8 1 (1.02%) Adobe
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco
8 1 (1.02%) F5
8 1 (1.02%) Juniper
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds