The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 44 8
Rank change year-on-year +15 -36  
Contract jobs citing Banking 33 20 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.10% 3.05% 11.86%
As % of the General category 12.22% 10.93% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 78
Median daily rate £425 £459 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% -3.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% -1.17%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 270 183 314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 41.73% 27.94% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 125 229
Median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Wiltshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Wiltshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Wiltshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swindon +10 33 £425 -15.00% 1
Banking
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 58 (84.06%) Finance
2 26 (37.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) Retail
5 11 (15.94%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.49%) SAS
7 9 (13.04%) SQL
7 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 8 (11.59%) Base SAS
8 8 (11.59%) Data Integration
8 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
8 8 (11.59%) ISEB
9 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.14%) Firewall
9 7 (10.14%) .NET
9 7 (10.14%) ETL
9 7 (10.14%) Robotics
9 7 (10.14%) Network Security
9 7 (10.14%) Robotic Process Automation
10 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
10 6 (8.70%) Scrum
10 6 (8.70%) C#
10 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.70%) ITIL
11 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
11 5 (7.25%) Cisco
11 5 (7.25%) Web Services
11 5 (7.25%) Java
11 5 (7.25%) SOA

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (14.49%) SAS
2 4 (5.80%) CMS
2 4 (5.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Firewall
1 7 (10.14%) Network Security
2 4 (5.80%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 3 (4.35%) LAN
3 3 (4.35%) WAN
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (2.90%) DWDM
5 1 (1.45%) ATM
5 1 (1.45%) MPLS
5 1 (1.45%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) Base SAS
1 8 (11.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) SAS EBI
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Selenium
2 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
General
1 58 (84.06%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Architect
2 9 (13.04%) Developer
2 9 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Tester
4 6 (8.70%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) SAS Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Applications Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Performance Test Leader
5 5 (7.25%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.35%) Automation Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Process Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Test Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Content Editor
7 2 (2.90%) Digital Content Editor
7 2 (2.90%) Digital Editor
7 2 (2.90%) SAS Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.25%) WCF
3 5 (7.25%) Web Services
4 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) SOAP
5 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.35%) AppFabric
5 3 (4.35%) Ext JS
6 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.90%) CSS
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) Middleware
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
6 2 (2.90%) React
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) Spring
7 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Robotics
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) RIA
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.59%) Data Integration
5 7 (10.14%) ETL
5 7 (10.14%) Robotic Process Automation
6 6 (8.70%) ITIL
6 6 (8.70%) Scrum
7 5 (7.25%) Data Validation
7 5 (7.25%) SOA
7 5 (7.25%) Validation
8 4 (5.80%) Analytics
8 4 (5.80%) Defect Management
8 4 (5.80%) DevOps
8 4 (5.80%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Robotic Automation
8 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (5.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) ISEB
2 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.80%) CHECK Team Member
3 4 (5.80%) CISM
3 4 (5.80%) CREST Certified
4 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.90%) PMP
6 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.25%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.25%) IFRS
2 5 (7.25%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.90%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) Snort
3 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Cisco
3 4 (5.80%) Pega
3 4 (5.80%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.80%) Sourcefire
4 3 (4.35%) Brocade
4 3 (4.35%) BT
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.35%) Juniper
4 3 (4.35%) Sencha
5 2 (2.90%) CA
5 2 (2.90%) Ciena