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 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Contract jobs citing Banking 13 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.00% 2.28% 1.49%
As % of the General category 4.63% 6.46% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 13
Median daily rate £369 £465 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.69% +24.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £408 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £600 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £422 £425
% change year-on-year -0.05% -0.82%  
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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 281 356 282
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 43.30% 35.28% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 153 114
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £234 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.22% -18.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Reading over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Reading

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Banking.

1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.00%) Adobe
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (10.00%) B2B Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (10.00%) Big Data
6 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture

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 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) OLTP
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics
5 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Account Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) JSP
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) B2B
4 2 (10.00%) B2B Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) IFRS
1 1 (5.00%) IFRS 9
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Temenos
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