Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 69 76 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.34% 11.00% 19.10%
As % of the General category 20.78% 28.57% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 63 121
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
10th Percentile £321 £314 £313
90th Percentile £511 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £431 £425
% change year-on-year -7.25% +1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £9.84 £9.82
% change year-on-year +52.48% +0.23% -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 332 266 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.15% 38.49% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 193 301
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £281 £209 £313
90th Percentile £525 £530 £588
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.00 £10.59 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.71% -80.58% +233.44%
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £13.86 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.36% +1.95% +13.29%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -4 64 £400 -8.57% 5
Banking
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Finance
3 16 (23.19%) Java
4 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
5 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
5 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.94%) HTML
7 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.49%) Project Management
7 10 (14.49%) HTML5
8 9 (13.04%) Perforce
8 9 (13.04%) Spring
8 9 (13.04%) Retail Banking
9 8 (11.59%) Ajax
9 8 (11.59%) TDD
9 8 (11.59%) CSS
9 8 (11.59%) OO
9 8 (11.59%) JSON
9 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
9 8 (11.59%) User Experience
9 8 (11.59%) React
10 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.14%) Node.js
10 7 (10.14%) CSS3
10 7 (10.14%) SQL
10 7 (10.14%) Hibernate
10 7 (10.14%) Scrum
10 7 (10.14%) Maven

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 5 (7.25%) JBoss
2 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) UserZoom
2 1 (1.45%) InVision
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) npm
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.90%) HBase
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Maven
3 6 (8.70%) Grunt
3 6 (8.70%) gulp
3 6 (8.70%) SonarQube
4 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.25%) JIRA
4 5 (7.25%) JUnit
5 3 (4.35%) Axure RP
5 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.35%) Gradle
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.90%) JProfiler
6 2 (2.90%) Selenium
6 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 2 (2.90%) webpack
7 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.45%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.45%) Mocha
7 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Retail Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Front Office
5 1 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) User Experience Researcher
7 3 (4.35%) Designer
7 3 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Pega Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (2.90%) SOA Developer
8 2 (2.90%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) HTML5
3 9 (13.04%) Spring
4 8 (11.59%) Ajax
4 8 (11.59%) CSS
4 8 (11.59%) JSON
4 8 (11.59%) React
5 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.14%) CSS3
5 7 (10.14%) Hibernate
5 7 (10.14%) Node.js
6 6 (8.70%) jQuery
7 5 (7.25%) JPA
8 4 (5.80%) REST
8 4 (5.80%) RESTful
8 4 (5.80%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.80%) XML
9 3 (4.35%) EJB
9 3 (4.35%) JSF
9 3 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) User Experience
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Unix
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) AIX
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
3 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 10 (14.49%) Project Management
4 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.59%) OO
5 8 (11.59%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.14%) Scrum
7 6 (8.70%) Front End Development
7 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.25%) Ethnographic Research
8 5 (7.25%) Ethnography
8 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.25%) Usability Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.80%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) Java
2 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) Java 8
5 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.35%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.90%) ES6
6 2 (2.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.45%) PMP
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) PMO
2 2 (2.90%) PSD2
3 1 (1.45%) IFRS
3 1 (1.45%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Control-M
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Perforce
2 3 (4.35%) Pega
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.45%) Brocade
4 1 (1.45%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (1.45%) EMC
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) NetApp
4 1 (1.45%) Teradata