Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 89 61
Rank change year-on-year +42 -28 +34
Contract jobs citing Banking 720 404 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.31% 2.45% 3.21%
As % of the General category 12.20% 7.41% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 209 341
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £115 £213 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £613
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South East median hourly rate £9.61 - £22.00
10th Percentile £9.31 - £16.55
90th Percentile £9.92 - £29.85
England median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +36.36% +15.79%

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 5903 5453 6823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.31% 33.06% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3219 3084 3820
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 238 214
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.68 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.83 £48.59
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +35 544 £428 +14.00% 30
Buckinghamshire +7 471 £400 +10.34% 7
Surrey -5 64 £450 - 17
Berkshire +27 60 £467 +33.43% 15
Hampshire +40 56 £388 -11.43% 7
Kent -7 31 £325 - 2
East Sussex -3 17 £342 -3.93%
Oxfordshire -1 14 £400 +33.33% 8
West Sussex -22 4 £425 -0.29%
Middlesex +7 1 £115 -76.53%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Banking.

1 249 (34.58%) Finance
2 206 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (25.42%) Java
4 96 (13.33%) Scrum
5 92 (12.78%) TDD
6 91 (12.64%) Jenkins
7 90 (12.50%) Linux
8 84 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
9 83 (11.53%) Git (software)
10 79 (10.97%) SQL
11 78 (10.83%) Windows
12 70 (9.72%) SQL Server
13 65 (9.03%) DevOps
14 64 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (8.89%) JavaScript
15 63 (8.75%) AngularJS
16 62 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
17 61 (8.47%) RESTful
18 58 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
19 57 (7.92%) Microservices
19 57 (7.92%) Retail Banking
20 56 (7.78%) Unix
20 56 (7.78%) Node.js
21 55 (7.64%) OpenShift
21 55 (7.64%) Spring
22 51 (7.08%) Test Automation
23 49 (6.81%) REST
23 49 (6.81%) HTML
24 48 (6.67%) VMware
24 48 (6.67%) Hadoop

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 37 (5.14%) OpenStack
2 29 (4.03%) Cloud Foundry
3 27 (3.75%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.94%) SAS
5 13 (1.81%) JBoss
5 13 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.67%) Confluence
7 10 (1.39%) IIS
8 9 (1.25%) WildFly
9 8 (1.11%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.97%) CMS
11 6 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.83%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.69%) Apache
12 5 (0.69%) Drupal
13 3 (0.42%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.42%) Documentum
13 3 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.28%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.42%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.28%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Exstream
5 1 (0.14%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 84 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (7.64%) OpenShift
4 41 (5.69%) PaaS
5 18 (2.50%) IaaS
6 17 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.69%) Office 365
9 3 (0.42%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
9 3 (0.42%) SaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.28%) Slack
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.14%) GitHub
11 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Sauce Labs
11 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.19%) ATM
2 18 (2.50%) LDAP
3 17 (2.36%) Internet
4 15 (2.08%) DNS
5 13 (1.81%) Firewall
6 9 (1.25%) SAN
6 9 (1.25%) SSH
7 8 (1.11%) Intranet
8 7 (0.97%) SMTP
9 6 (0.83%) WAN
10 5 (0.69%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.56%) DHCP
11 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.56%) MPLS
12 3 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.42%) Network Security
13 2 (0.28%) BGP
13 2 (0.28%) Cisco ICM
13 2 (0.28%) NAS
13 2 (0.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 46 (6.39%) Big Data
4 25 (3.47%) DB2
5 17 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.53%) MySQL
7 11 (1.53%) Redis
7 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.11%) Apache Hive
10 8 (1.11%) Data Lake
11 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.69%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 91 (12.64%) Jenkins
2 83 (11.53%) Git (software)
3 45 (6.25%) JIRA
4 28 (3.89%) GitLab
5 20 (2.78%) Selenium
6 16 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.25%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.25%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.11%) Protractor
10 7 (0.97%) Subversion
10 7 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.83%) JMeter
12 5 (0.69%) Appium
12 5 (0.69%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.69%) git-flow
12 5 (0.69%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.69%) Maven
13 4 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 249 (34.58%) Finance
2 57 (7.92%) Retail Banking
3 38 (5.28%) Retail
4 28 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.19%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.64%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.81%) Automotive
8 12 (1.67%) Marketing
9 9 (1.25%) Legal
10 8 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.69%) Back Office
11 5 (0.69%) International Banking
11 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.56%) Front Office
12 4 (0.56%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
13 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 255 (35.42%) Developer
2 99 (13.75%) Analyst
3 95 (13.19%) Java Developer
4 48 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 42 (5.83%) Project Manager
5 42 (5.83%) Senior Developer
6 41 (5.69%) Consultant
7 40 (5.56%) Architect
8 35 (4.86%) Angular Developer
9 29 (4.03%) Business Analyst
10 26 (3.61%) Node.js Developer
11 25 (3.47%) Administrator
11 25 (3.47%) Banking Analyst
12 22 (3.06%) Tester
13 21 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
14 20 (2.78%) Hadoop Developer
14 20 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (2.36%) Apache Spark Developer
16 17 (2.36%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (8.75%) AngularJS
2 61 (8.47%) RESTful
3 56 (7.78%) Node.js
4 55 (7.64%) Spring
5 49 (6.81%) HTML
5 49 (6.81%) REST
6 42 (5.83%) .NET
7 38 (5.28%) JSON
8 37 (5.14%) SOAP
8 37 (5.14%) Spring Boot
9 36 (5.00%) Web Services
10 27 (3.75%) CSS
11 26 (3.61%) HTML5
11 26 (3.61%) Middleware
12 25 (3.47%) XML
13 19 (2.64%) ASP.NET
14 16 (2.22%) CSS3
15 15 (2.08%) Spring Security
16 14 (1.94%) Java EE
17 13 (1.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (1.81%) Mobile App
2 13 (1.81%) SWIFT
3 12 (1.67%) Cloud Native
3 12 (1.67%) EPoS
4 11 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.39%) Online Banking
6 9 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
7 8 (1.11%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.11%) User Experience
8 7 (0.97%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (0.69%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.56%) Equities
10 4 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.42%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 90 (12.50%) Linux
2 78 (10.83%) Windows
3 56 (7.78%) Unix
4 31 (4.31%) Windows Server
4 31 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.22%) Android
8 12 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.11%) AIX
10 7 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.83%) Solaris
12 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.42%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.14%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (13.33%) Scrum
3 92 (12.78%) TDD
4 65 (9.03%) DevOps
5 64 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 57 (7.92%) Microservices
8 51 (7.08%) Test Automation
9 44 (6.11%) Project Management
10 41 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (5.00%) Migration
12 28 (3.89%) BDD
13 27 (3.75%) API Development
13 27 (3.75%) SOA
14 26 (3.61%) Data Modelling
14 26 (3.61%) E-Commerce
14 26 (3.61%) MVC
15 21 (2.92%) Process Improvement
16 19 (2.64%) ITIL
17 18 (2.50%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 183 (25.42%) Java
2 79 (10.97%) SQL
3 64 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 44 (6.11%) Ruby
5 39 (5.42%) C#
6 29 (4.03%) Python
7 27 (3.75%) Go
8 22 (3.06%) Perl
9 17 (2.36%) PowerShell
9 17 (2.36%) Scala
10 10 (1.39%) Apple Swift
10 10 (1.39%) PHP
11 7 (0.97%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.83%) Korn
12 6 (0.83%) VBA
13 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.69%) VB
14 4 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (3.19%) Degree
2 9 (1.25%) ISEB
3 8 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.69%) PMP
6 4 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.56%) CISM
6 4 (0.56%) CISSP
7 3 (0.42%) CCNP
7 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) CCA
9 1 (0.14%) CEH
9 1 (0.14%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.14%) CRISC
9 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.61%) QA
2 14 (1.94%) GDPR
2 14 (1.94%) PMO
3 10 (1.39%) SLA
4 6 (0.83%) Basel II
4 6 (0.83%) IFRS
4 6 (0.83%) IFRS 9
4 6 (0.83%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.14%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) MiFID
8 1 (0.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 47 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.33%) Docker
4 15 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.42%) HDFS
5 3 (0.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) Samba
7 1 (0.14%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.14%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (5.56%) Ansible
2 20 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.97%) Kibana
4 6 (0.83%) Puppet
5 4 (0.56%) Control-M
5 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.56%) Oozie
5 4 (0.56%) SCCM
6 3 (0.42%) logstash
6 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (0.42%) SELinux
7 2 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.28%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.14%) Cacti
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.14%) Packer
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (6.67%) VMware
2 45 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 33 (4.58%) Oracle
4 24 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 23 (3.19%) Cloudera
5 23 (3.19%) IBM
6 19 (2.64%) SAP
6 19 (2.64%) Symantec
7 18 (2.50%) Google
8 13 (1.81%) HP
9 11 (1.53%) Citrix
9 11 (1.53%) McAfee
10 10 (1.39%) Veritas
10 10 (1.39%) Wallstreet Suite
11 9 (1.25%) Remedy
12 8 (1.11%) CyberArk
12 8 (1.11%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.97%) Cisco
13 7 (0.97%) Hortonworks
13 7 (0.97%) MicroStrategy