The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 40 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.45% 5.73% 6.93%
As % of the General category 12.35% 19.15% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 25
Median daily rate £413 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £251 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
170 188 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.96% 29.94% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 116 126
Median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £14.70 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.08 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Birmingham region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Banking.

1 42 (70.00%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Retail
3 15 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.00%) Java
7 8 (13.33%) SQL
8 7 (11.67%) Windows
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle
9 6 (10.00%) MUMPS
9 6 (10.00%) Change Management
9 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Investment Management
9 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.33%) Project Management
10 5 (8.33%) Back Office
10 5 (8.33%) Migration
10 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
10 5 (8.33%) IBM
10 5 (8.33%) ISEB
10 5 (8.33%) HTML
11 4 (6.67%) Unix
11 4 (6.67%) CSS
11 4 (6.67%) Linux
11 4 (6.67%) JBoss
11 4 (6.67%) Apache
11 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
11 4 (6.67%) SQL Server

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (6.67%) Apache
1 4 (6.67%) JBoss
1 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.00%) SAS
2 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.67%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
1 3 (5.00%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) ATM
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) IMAP
3 1 (1.67%) LAN
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.67%) Skype
3 1 (1.67%) SMS
3 1 (1.67%) SMTP
3 1 (1.67%) SSH
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) QlikView
5 1 (1.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.67%) Informix
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Log4j
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 42 (70.00%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Retail
3 15 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Back Office
5 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.33%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.67%) German Language
8 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Banking Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Process Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Automation Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Android Developer
9 2 (3.33%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) J2EE
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (3.33%) Java EE
4 2 (3.33%) JMS
4 2 (3.33%) jQuery
4 2 (3.33%) JSP
4 2 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.33%) LAMP
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) EPoS
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Android
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.00%) Change Management
3 6 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (8.33%) Migration
4 5 (8.33%) Project Management
4 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (6.67%) Wealth Management
6 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (5.00%) Process Management
6 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.00%) SOA
6 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) SQL
3 6 (10.00%) MUMPS
4 3 (5.00%) C
4 3 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.33%) VBA
6 1 (1.67%) Korn
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) CISM
3 1 (1.67%) CISSP
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Basel II
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Control-M
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (5.00%) Avaya
3 3 (5.00%) HP
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.33%) Blue Prism
4 2 (3.33%) EMC
4 2 (3.33%) Misys
4 2 (3.33%) NICE Systems
4 2 (3.33%) Pega
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Teradata
5 1 (1.67%) BMC
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos
5 1 (1.67%) Juniper
5 1 (1.67%) Netezza
5 1 (1.67%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
Birmingham
Global Resourcing
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