Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 104 78 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.05% 11.56% 12.33%
As % of the General category 29.38% 22.35% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 38 58
Swindon median daily rate £525 £500 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.99% +12.71%
10th Percentile £350 £321 £312
90th Percentile £709 £675 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £525 £486
% change year-on-year - +8.02% +11.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 354 349 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 44.42% 51.70% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 255 240
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £339 £314 £275
90th Percentile £650 £613 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £455 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +4.00% +9.38% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Swindon median hourly rate £29.50 £20.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.65% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year +21.82% -49.54% +67.69%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Swindon

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Swindon

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Swindon

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Banking.

1 56 (53.85%) Finance
2 41 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.46%) Microservices
4 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 13 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 13 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 12 (11.54%) Middleware
5 12 (11.54%) Linux
5 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 11 (10.58%) Docker
6 11 (10.58%) Kubernetes
6 11 (10.58%) IBM
7 10 (9.62%) Web Services
7 10 (9.62%) SQL
7 10 (9.62%) .NET
7 10 (9.62%) TDD
7 10 (9.62%) DevOps
7 10 (9.62%) Bitbucket
8 9 (8.65%) REST
8 9 (8.65%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.65%) BDD
8 9 (8.65%) Apigee
8 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
8 9 (8.65%) Scrum
8 9 (8.65%) JMeter
8 9 (8.65%) Selenium
9 8 (7.69%) QA
9 8 (7.69%) SOAP

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (6.73%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.96%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Sauce Labs
2 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.85%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.92%) Office 365
6 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.96%) npm
6 1 (0.96%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) DHCP
2 1 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.96%) Big Data
3 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.62%) Bitbucket
4 9 (8.65%) JMeter
4 9 (8.65%) Selenium
5 6 (5.77%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.77%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.81%) Gatling
6 5 (4.81%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.85%) ERwin
8 3 (2.88%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.92%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.92%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.92%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.92%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.96%) GitLab
10 1 (0.96%) JIRA
10 1 (0.96%) Maven
General
1 56 (53.85%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Law
4 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) Architect
2 21 (20.19%) Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (11.54%) Consultant
5 10 (9.62%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.73%) Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Automation Tester
7 7 (6.73%) Tester
8 6 (5.77%) Integration Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) React Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Digital Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Test Specialist
10 4 (3.85%) UI Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Agile Coach
11 3 (2.88%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) Middleware
2 10 (9.62%) .NET
2 10 (9.62%) Web Services
3 9 (8.65%) REST
4 8 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
4 8 (7.69%) SOAP
5 7 (6.73%) .NET Core
5 7 (6.73%) React
6 5 (4.81%) JSON
7 4 (3.85%) Swagger
8 3 (2.88%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.88%) HTML
8 3 (2.88%) Redux
9 2 (1.92%) HTML5
9 2 (1.92%) Node.js
9 2 (1.92%) RAML
9 2 (1.92%) RESTful
9 2 (1.92%) Sass
10 1 (0.96%) jQuery
10 1 (0.96%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.73%) DataPower
3 6 (5.77%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.85%) CMDB
5 4 (3.85%) User Experience
6 3 (2.88%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.88%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.92%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (2.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) AIX
3 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Unix
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.46%) Microservices
3 13 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 10 (9.62%) DevOps
4 10 (9.62%) TDD
5 9 (8.65%) BDD
5 9 (8.65%) Scrum
5 9 (8.65%) Waterfall
6 8 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
6 8 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
7 7 (6.73%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.77%) Programme Delivery
8 6 (5.77%) Security Hardening
8 6 (5.77%) Test Strategy
9 5 (4.81%) Data Architecture
9 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (4.81%) Manual Testing
9 5 (4.81%) Migration
9 5 (4.81%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) Java
3 5 (4.81%) C#
3 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.81%) Python
4 3 (2.88%) Assembly Language
4 3 (2.88%) COBOL
5 2 (1.92%) F#
5 2 (1.92%) Go
5 2 (1.92%) Scala
5 2 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.96%) C
6 1 (0.96%) C++
6 1 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (5.77%) CISSP
2 5 (4.81%) ISEB
2 5 (4.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.96%) Degree
3 1 (0.96%) PMP
3 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.81%) PSD2
3 3 (2.88%) SLA
4 2 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.73%) Ansible
3 5 (4.81%) Terraform
4 4 (3.85%) Puppet
5 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.92%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.96%) Grafana
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.96%) SCCM
7 1 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) IBM
2 9 (8.65%) Apigee
3 7 (6.73%) SAP
4 6 (5.77%) Veracode
5 4 (3.85%) Unisys
6 3 (2.88%) CA
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle
7 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.92%) Cisco
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.92%) Splunk
7 2 (1.92%) VMware
8 1 (0.96%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.96%) HP
8 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.96%) Teradata
8 1 (0.96%) WSO2