Period
to 4 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 4 June 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 120 83
Rank change year-on-year -37 -37 -15
Contract jobs citing Banking 72 311 483
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.05% 2.15% 2.90%
As % of the General category 3.35% 6.21% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 166 200
Median daily rate £500 £475 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +9.51% +3.27%
10th Percentile £404 £355 £324
90th Percentile £703 £613 £576
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.49 £18.96 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% +75.53% -39.15%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.48 £10.62
90th Percentile £27.10 £25.15 £15.65
England median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +75.00% +15.61% +15.33%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,152 5,007 5,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.50% 34.56% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,196 2,797 3,199
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £231 £263 £260
90th Percentile £613 £625 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 205 165
Median hourly rate £24.30 £32.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.06% +6.67% +37.77%
10th Percentile £12.60 £13.02 £12.89
90th Percentile £51.90 £51.62 £52.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £22.57
% change year-on-year +13.04% +1.91% +4.98%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the South East

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Banking in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Banking in the South East

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Banking in the South East over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Banking in the South East

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Banking in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Banking in the South East

Banking
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Banking in the South East over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Banking in the South East

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South East region over the 6 months to 4 June 2020. 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
Thames Valley -22 44 £450 +4.96% 3
Buckinghamshire -20 36 £500 +17.65% 1
Surrey +1 10 £525 -
Kent +11 9 £685 +30.48%
Berkshire +49 8 £435 -7.45% 2
Hampshire +40 3 £430 +1.18% 2
East Sussex +30 3 - -
West Sussex +11 3 £575 +39.39%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Banking.

1 38 (52.78%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.00%) DevOps
4 16 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (22.22%) Java
5 15 (20.83%) Python
6 14 (19.44%) JIRA
7 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
7 13 (18.06%) SQL
7 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.28%) Oracle
9 11 (15.28%) Project Management
10 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
10 10 (13.89%) Active Directory
10 10 (13.89%) AWS
11 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 9 (12.50%) HTML
11 9 (12.50%) Linux
11 9 (12.50%) Scrum
12 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (11.11%) TDD
12 8 (11.11%) XML
13 7 (9.72%) Unix
13 7 (9.72%) DB2
13 7 (9.72%) .NET
13 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
13 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (9.72%) Azure
13 7 (9.72%) Confluence

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (9.72%) Confluence
2 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) Appian
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.39%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) AWS
2 7 (9.72%) Azure
3 5 (6.94%) PaaS
4 3 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (4.17%) IaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Coveralls
5 1 (1.39%) GitHub
5 1 (1.39%) Office 365
5 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) LAN
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
1 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) DB2
2 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.94%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (6.94%) MySQL
4 3 (4.17%) Big Data
4 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) JIRA
2 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.33%) JUnit
4 6 (8.33%) Selenium
5 5 (6.94%) Ant
5 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.17%) git-flow
7 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.78%) GitLab
7 2 (2.78%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.39%) Gradle
8 1 (1.39%) JMeter
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (52.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Administrator
4 5 (6.94%) AWS Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Python Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Python Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 8 (11.11%) XML
3 7 (9.72%) .NET
4 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.33%) JSP
4 6 (8.33%) SailPoint
4 6 (8.33%) Servlets
5 5 (6.94%) Electron Framework
5 5 (6.94%) LDAP
5 5 (6.94%) Node.js
5 5 (6.94%) SOAP
5 5 (6.94%) Web Services
6 3 (4.17%) Kafka
7 2 (2.78%) CSS
7 2 (2.78%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.78%) JSON
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.78%) Spring
8 1 (1.39%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Unix
3 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Windows
5 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) DevOps
3 16 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (15.28%) Project Management
5 9 (12.50%) Scrum
5 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.11%) TDD
7 6 (8.33%) Microservices
7 6 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 6 (8.33%) Product Roadmap
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.94%) SDLC
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.56%) ERP
9 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.56%) Time Management
9 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) Java
2 15 (20.83%) Python
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) BeanShell
5 6 (8.33%) Go
5 6 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (6.94%) Bourne shell
6 5 (6.94%) C
6 5 (6.94%) Korn
6 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.17%) C#
8 2 (2.78%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.78%) Java 8
9 1 (1.39%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
9 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ACCA
2 1 (1.39%) CIMA
2 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.39%) PMP
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) IFRS
1 3 (4.17%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.78%) PMO
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) RACF
3 4 (5.56%) Docker
4 3 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Terraform
2 4 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.39%) Control-M
4 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.39%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.56%) Remedy
3 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.17%) Databricks
4 3 (4.17%) F5
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) StreamSets
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) McAfee
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Planview
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) CA
6 1 (1.39%) EMC
6 1 (1.39%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.39%) NetApp
6 1 (1.39%) OpenText
6 1 (1.39%) Symantec