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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
England / South East
Rank 72 51 94
Rank change year-on-year -21 +43  
Contract jobs citing Banking 216 342 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.79% 3.74% 2.07%
As % of the General category 7.97% 10.83% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 169 121
Median daily rate £413 £436 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.44% +9.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £424 £425
% change year-on-year -0.94% -0.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £185.00 -
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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2710 3158 3366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.97% 34.51% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1479 1721 1734
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 125 83
Median hourly rate £24.73 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.35% +34.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.08 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in the South East

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in the South East

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Buckinghamshire -7 104 £375 -11.76%
Surrey +9 41 £475 +8.57% 14
Berkshire +11 21 £369 -20.63% 4
East Sussex +10 14 £423 +20.71% 2
West Sussex +8 9 £429 +3.93%
Oxfordshire -11 9 £388 -9.88% 2
Hampshire -30 9 £418 -9.72% 2
Kent +7 7 £415 -24.54% 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Banking.

1 228 (62.98%) Finance
2 157 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (24.03%) Scrum
4 83 (22.93%) Java
5 49 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (12.43%) SQL
7 39 (10.77%) JavaScript
7 39 (10.77%) Android
7 39 (10.77%) Mobile App
8 36 (9.94%) Retail
8 36 (9.94%) Mobile Banking
9 34 (9.39%) Project Management
10 33 (9.12%) Big Data
11 30 (8.29%) Hadoop
12 29 (8.01%) Android Development
12 29 (8.01%) Oracle
13 28 (7.73%) HTML
14 26 (7.18%) Linux
14 26 (7.18%) Microsoft
14 26 (7.18%) TDD
15 25 (6.91%) Business Analysis
16 23 (6.35%) SQL Server
16 23 (6.35%) CSS
16 23 (6.35%) Git (software)
16 23 (6.35%) User Experience
17 22 (6.08%) Apple iOS
18 20 (5.52%) REST
18 20 (5.52%) CSS3
18 20 (5.52%) MS Excel
18 20 (5.52%) Continuous Integration

Banking
Top Related 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 14 (3.87%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.49%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.93%) SAS
5 6 (1.66%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.10%) Apache
6 4 (1.10%) JBoss
7 3 (0.83%) Confluence
7 3 (0.83%) IIS
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.28%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 20 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.76%) MS Office
3 8 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.93%) MS Project
5 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.83%) InVision
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.21%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.38%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.38%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.10%) Staffware
4 2 (0.55%) HFM
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.55%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (2.21%) PaaS
2 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.10%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.28%) Heroku
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.97%) Internet
2 9 (2.49%) ATM
2 9 (2.49%) Firewall
3 7 (1.93%) Intranet
3 7 (1.93%) LDAP
4 6 (1.66%) VPN
5 5 (1.38%) LAN
5 5 (1.38%) WAN
6 4 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.10%) MPLS
6 4 (1.10%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.10%) SAN
6 4 (1.10%) VLAN
7 3 (0.83%) DNS
7 3 (0.83%) Network Security
8 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.55%) IMAP
8 2 (0.55%) SSL
8 2 (0.55%) VoIP
8 2 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.12%) Big Data
2 30 (8.29%) Hadoop
3 23 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 16 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.31%) Apache Hive
5 12 (3.31%) DB2
6 11 (3.04%) Data Lake
6 11 (3.04%) Impala
7 9 (2.49%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.93%) HBase
9 7 (1.93%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.38%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.10%) MySQL
12 4 (1.10%) PowerCenter
12 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.97%) JIRA
3 12 (3.31%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.31%) Selenium
4 9 (2.49%) Android Studio
4 9 (2.49%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.93%) Maven
6 6 (1.66%) JUnit
7 5 (1.38%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.10%) Bower
8 4 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.10%) Subversion
8 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.83%) git-flow
9 3 (0.83%) gulp
9 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.55%) Mockito
10 2 (0.55%) Protractor
10 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 228 (62.98%) Finance
2 36 (9.94%) Retail
3 18 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.70%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.87%) Spanish Language
6 10 (2.76%) Marketing
7 7 (1.93%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.93%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.10%) German Language
9 3 (0.83%) Automotive
9 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Billing
10 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (34.53%) Developer
2 71 (19.61%) Analyst
3 37 (10.22%) Java Developer
4 34 (9.39%) Project Manager
5 25 (6.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (6.35%) Architect
6 23 (6.35%) Designer
7 20 (5.52%) Android Developer
8 19 (5.25%) Banking Analyst
8 19 (5.25%) Business Analyst
9 17 (4.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 16 (4.42%) Consultant
11 15 (4.14%) Agile Developer
12 14 (3.87%) UI Designer
13 12 (3.31%) SQL Developer
13 12 (3.31%) UX Designer
14 10 (2.76%) Angular Developer
14 10 (2.76%) Financial Analyst
14 10 (2.76%) Test Analyst
14 10 (2.76%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.73%) HTML
2 23 (6.35%) CSS
3 20 (5.52%) CSS3
3 20 (5.52%) REST
4 18 (4.97%) AngularJS
4 18 (4.97%) Spring
5 17 (4.70%) HTML5
6 16 (4.42%) Node.js
7 15 (4.14%) Sass
8 14 (3.87%) LESS
9 11 (3.04%) .NET
9 11 (3.04%) Android SDK
10 10 (2.76%) Java EE
11 9 (2.49%) jQuery
11 9 (2.49%) Kafka
11 9 (2.49%) React
11 9 (2.49%) Web Services
12 8 (2.21%) J2EE
12 8 (2.21%) Redux
12 8 (2.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.77%) Mobile App
2 36 (9.94%) Mobile Banking
3 23 (6.35%) User Experience
4 18 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.42%) Online Banking
6 14 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.87%) Data Centre
7 11 (3.04%) iPad
7 11 (3.04%) iPhone
8 7 (1.93%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.83%) EPoS
10 3 (0.83%) Replication
11 2 (0.55%) BBC
11 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.55%) SCADA
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
11 2 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.77%) Android
2 26 (7.18%) Linux
3 22 (6.08%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.70%) Windows
5 12 (3.31%) Unix
6 6 (1.66%) Solaris
7 5 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.38%) zOS
8 4 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.55%) AIX
10 2 (0.55%) MVS
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (24.03%) Scrum
3 49 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (9.39%) Project Management
5 29 (8.01%) Android Development
6 26 (7.18%) TDD
7 25 (6.91%) Business Analysis
8 20 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (5.25%) PRINCE2
10 18 (4.97%) Change Management
10 18 (4.97%) Data Modelling
11 17 (4.70%) Migration
12 16 (4.42%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.42%) ITIL
12 16 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (4.14%) Front End Development
14 14 (3.87%) DevOps
14 14 (3.87%) Programme Management
14 14 (3.87%) SDLC
14 14 (3.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (22.93%) Java
2 45 (12.43%) SQL
3 39 (10.77%) JavaScript
4 17 (4.70%) C#
4 17 (4.70%) Python
5 11 (3.04%) Scala
6 7 (1.93%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.93%) VB
7 5 (1.38%) Perl
7 5 (1.38%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.10%) C
8 4 (1.10%) C++
9 3 (0.83%) Apple Swift
9 3 (0.83%) R
9 3 (0.83%) Ruby
10 2 (0.55%) JCL
10 2 (0.55%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.55%) PHP
10 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (3.04%) Degree
2 6 (1.66%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (1.38%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.38%) PMP
4 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.83%) CCDP
5 3 (0.83%) CCNA
5 3 (0.83%) CCNP
5 3 (0.83%) ISEB
6 2 (0.55%) APMP
6 2 (0.55%) CCIE
6 2 (0.55%) CISMP
6 2 (0.55%) CISSP
6 2 (0.55%) CRISC
6 2 (0.55%) GIAC
6 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.25%) PMO
2 15 (4.14%) QA
3 7 (1.93%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.38%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.83%) SLA
7 2 (0.55%) COBIT
7 2 (0.55%) IFRS
7 2 (0.55%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.55%) MiFID
7 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) EMIR
8 1 (0.28%) FATCA
8 1 (0.28%) GAAP
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.28%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.55%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.55%) Docker
3 2 (0.55%) NFS
3 2 (0.55%) vSphere
4 1 (0.28%) HDFS
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.83%) Ansible
2 3 (0.83%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) Control-M
3 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.55%) OpenView
3 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) Oozie
4 1 (0.28%) PowerBroker
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (8.01%) Oracle
2 26 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.59%) SAP
4 9 (2.49%) Cisco
4 9 (2.49%) HP
4 9 (2.49%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.21%) Netezza
5 8 (2.21%) VMware
6 7 (1.93%) Adobe
7 6 (1.66%) Pega
7 6 (1.66%) Temenos
8 5 (1.38%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.10%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.10%) F5
9 4 (1.10%) IBM
9 4 (1.10%) ILOG
9 4 (1.10%) Informatica
9 4 (1.10%) Remedy
9 4 (1.10%) Teradata
Camberley, Surrey
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £495 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago