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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 36 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.22% 6.90% 6.54%
As % of the General category 12.07% 20.67% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 20
Median daily rate £438 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £240 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £11.47 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +9.86%

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
174 208 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.65% 33.39% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 137 127
Median daily rate £388 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £13.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +189.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.80 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Retail
3 10 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 8 (16.00%) Investment Management
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Windows
5 7 (14.00%) Java
5 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 6 (12.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (12.00%) Degree
6 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (10.00%) Back Office
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 4 (8.00%) C#
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Linux
8 4 (8.00%) Apache
8 4 (8.00%) Unix
8 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (8.00%) MUMPS
8 4 (8.00%) SAS
8 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.00%) Service Management
8 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis

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 (8.00%) Apache
1 4 (8.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.00%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
1 3 (6.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) IMAP
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.00%) SMTP
3 1 (2.00%) SSH
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) DB2
1 3 (6.00%) QlikView
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.00%) Informix
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Retail
3 10 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 6 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (10.00%) Back Office
6 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (4.00%) Legal
7 2 (4.00%) Private Banking
8 1 (2.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) J2EE
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
3 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.00%) LAMP
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) AS400
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Android
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) SUSE
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (16.00%) Investment Management
2 5 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Service Management
3 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.00%) Behavioural Change
4 3 (6.00%) Change Control
4 3 (6.00%) Change Management
4 3 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.00%) SDLC
4 3 (6.00%) Wealth Management
4 3 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Java
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) MUMPS
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) RPG
4 2 (4.00%) RPG IV
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) Korn
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) CISM
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Basel II
1 1 (2.00%) GDPR
1 1 (2.00%) PMO
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Control-M
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Avaya
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Teradata
3 2 (4.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (4.00%) CA
3 2 (4.00%) EMC
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) NICE Systems
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) BMC
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Cognos
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) Juniper
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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