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 3 months to 22 June 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.

Banking
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Banking 44 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 11.99% 12.66% 15.62%
As % of the General category 31.88% 29.07% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 48
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £346 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £556 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £9.82 £10.44
% change year-on-year +32.45% -5.98%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 172 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 37.60% 43.54% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 125 131
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £344 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.86 £54.50 £16.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.56% +233.43%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 38 £438 -2.77% 1
Banking
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 71 (63.96%) Finance
2 32 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.13%) Java
4 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.41%) Oracle
5 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (13.51%) SQL
7 13 (11.71%) Retail
7 13 (11.71%) Spring
7 13 (11.71%) Test Automation
8 12 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
9 11 (9.91%) J2EE
9 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.91%) TDD
9 11 (9.91%) jQuery
9 11 (9.91%) Data Protection
10 10 (9.01%) Test Scripting
10 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
10 10 (9.01%) Ajax
10 10 (9.01%) Retail Banking
10 10 (9.01%) Hibernate
10 10 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (8.11%) Test Planning
11 9 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
11 9 (8.11%) Test Strategy
11 9 (8.11%) Scrum
11 9 (8.11%) Unix
11 9 (8.11%) IntelliJ

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 3 (2.70%) JBoss
2 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.80%) SAS
2 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.90%) Confluence
3 1 (0.90%) Documentum
3 1 (0.90%) Drupal
3 1 (0.90%) FileNet
3 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.90%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Pega PRPC
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.21%) RDBMS
2 8 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.50%) DB2
5 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.70%) Big Data
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.90%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.11%) IntelliJ
3 8 (7.21%) Gradle
3 8 (7.21%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.21%) JUnit
4 7 (6.31%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.31%) JIRA
4 7 (6.31%) JProfiler
5 3 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.70%) Selenium
6 2 (1.80%) Maven
6 2 (1.80%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.80%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.80%) TestNG
6 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.90%) Ant
7 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.90%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.90%) Subversion
7 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (63.96%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Retail
3 10 (9.01%) Retail Banking
4 7 (6.31%) Legal
5 5 (4.50%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Back Office
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.80%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.90%) Front Office
8 1 (0.90%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Analyst
2 23 (20.72%) Banking Analyst
3 20 (18.02%) Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Business Analyst
5 14 (12.61%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.81%) Banking Business Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Test Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Implementation Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Payments Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Credit Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Finance Business Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Programme Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Security Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.60%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) Spring
2 11 (9.91%) J2EE
2 11 (9.91%) jQuery
3 10 (9.01%) Ajax
3 10 (9.01%) Hibernate
4 9 (8.11%) JPA
5 8 (7.21%) SOAP
6 7 (6.31%) JSON
6 7 (6.31%) XML
7 5 (4.50%) EJB
7 5 (4.50%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (4.50%) JSP
7 5 (4.50%) Servlets
7 5 (4.50%) Struts
7 5 (4.50%) Web Services
7 5 (4.50%) XSLT
8 4 (3.60%) CSS
8 4 (3.60%) HTML
9 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.41%) Credit Risk
3 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.60%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.80%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) PMI
6 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Unix
2 5 (4.50%) Android
3 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (11.71%) Test Automation
4 12 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
5 11 (9.91%) Data Protection
5 11 (9.91%) TDD
6 10 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (9.01%) Test Scripting
7 9 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (8.11%) Performance Testing
7 9 (8.11%) Scrum
7 9 (8.11%) Test Planning
7 9 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 8 (7.21%) Volume Testing
9 7 (6.31%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.31%) OO
9 7 (6.31%) Project Management
10 6 (5.41%) Information Security
10 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.13%) Java
2 15 (13.51%) SQL
3 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.70%) Python
5 2 (1.80%) COBOL
5 2 (1.80%) Go
5 2 (1.80%) JCL
5 2 (1.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.90%) Groovy
6 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.90%) Scala
6 1 (0.90%) VB
6 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) CISM
1 7 (6.31%) CISSP
2 4 (3.60%) ISEB
3 3 (2.70%) CISA
3 3 (2.70%) CRISC
3 3 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) Degree
5 1 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) PMO
2 7 (6.31%) IFRS
2 7 (6.31%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.80%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.90%) COBIT
4 1 (0.90%) COSO
4 1 (0.90%) FATCA
4 1 (0.90%) GCP
4 1 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) Tivoli
1 8 (7.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 6 (5.41%) Ganglia
2 6 (5.41%) nmon
3 2 (1.80%) Grafana
3 2 (1.80%) Kibana
3 2 (1.80%) logstash
4 1 (0.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Oracle
2 9 (8.11%) IBM
3 7 (6.31%) Perforce
4 6 (5.41%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.70%) Pega
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.90%) BMC
7 1 (0.90%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.90%) HP
7 1 (0.90%) Informatica
7 1 (0.90%) Remedy
7 1 (0.90%) SAP
7 1 (0.90%) Sencha
7 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.90%) TIBCO