Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 76 72
Rank change year-on-year +29 -4 +23
Contract jobs citing Banking 41 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.19% 1.55% 1.78%
As % of the General category 8.87% 3.87% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 52
Reading median daily rate £425 £350 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -46.15% +30.00%
10th Percentile £115 £213 £314
90th Percentile £575 £511 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £467 £350 £463
% change year-on-year +33.43% -24.32% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 462 594 670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.95% 40.00% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 256 362
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £254 £218 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 10
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £22.35 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.07% -24.24% +47.50%
10th Percentile £10.65 £14.93 £13.00
90th Percentile £17.40 £37.18 £66.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Reading

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Reading

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Reading over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Reading

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Banking.

1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (39.02%) Data Modelling
2 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.51%) .NET
4 8 (19.51%) Project Management
5 7 (17.07%) SMTP
5 7 (17.07%) MVC
5 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) C#
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
5 7 (17.07%) Degree
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (17.07%) Microservices
5 7 (17.07%) .NET Core
6 6 (14.63%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (14.63%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) IFRS
6 6 (14.63%) IFRS 9
6 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
6 6 (14.63%) Economics
6 6 (14.63%) Retail Banking
6 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
6 6 (14.63%) Credit Risk
6 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (14.63%) SAS
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SMTP
2 2 (4.88%) ATM
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.88%) XMLSpy
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Retail Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Credit Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Risk Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) SQL BI Developer
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Digital Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) .NET Core
2 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (7.32%) SOAP
3 3 (7.32%) WSDL
3 3 (7.32%) XML
4 2 (4.88%) REST
4 2 (4.88%) XSD
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) jQuery
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) Sass
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.63%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) EPoS
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Derivative
3 1 (2.44%) Equities
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Robotics
3 1 (2.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Data Modelling
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) Microservices
3 7 (17.07%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (14.63%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) Economics
4 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
4 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Wealth Management
6 4 (9.76%) SOA
7 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) BPEL
8 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) Basel II
1 6 (14.63%) IFRS
1 6 (14.63%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat