The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 46 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Contract jobs citing Banking 12 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.95% 3.01% 1.20%
As % of the General category 11.11% 9.57% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 5
Median daily rate £400 £364 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% -6.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £219 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £535 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 108 188 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 17.53% 31.39% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 174 152
Median daily rate £450 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.75 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.41% -0.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £13.54 £16.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £38.95 £17.16
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Oxfordshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Oxfordshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Oxfordshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Banbury 0 9 £400 +10.11%
Oxford - 2 £475 - 1
Banking
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) CSS3
4 5 (23.81%) Sass
4 5 (23.81%) LESS
4 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) vSphere
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (19.05%) Storage Virtualisation
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Network Design
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) B2B
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) SAN
5 4 (19.05%) NetApp

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Angular Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Server Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) CSS3
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
1 5 (23.81%) LESS
1 5 (23.81%) Sass
2 2 (9.52%) JSP
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
3 4 (19.05%) B2B
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
3 4 (19.05%) Storage Virtualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) NetApp
2 4 (19.05%) VMware