The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 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.

Banking
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Contract jobs citing Banking 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.27% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the General category 14.29% 1.47% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -0.58% -  
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 Oxford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 63 68 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 22.91% 28.94% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 59
Median daily rate £450 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £229 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £543 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Banking.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) Sass
4 5 (45.45%) LESS
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
5 4 (36.36%) B2B
6 3 (27.27%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (9.09%) Spring
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) User Stories
8 1 (9.09%) Workflow
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Publishing
8 1 (9.09%) SQL

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Angular Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) CSS3
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) HTML5
1 5 (45.45%) LESS
1 5 (45.45%) Sass
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
4 4 (36.36%) B2B
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA