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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 23 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Banking 46 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.97% 5.48% 2.43%
As % of the General category 19.17% 15.74% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 6
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£405 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £145 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £479 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £10.97 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -40.70%
Banking
West Midlands

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
240 197 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.13% 34.81% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 118 82
Average daily rate £385 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £168 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Average hourly rate £6.84 £10.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.60% -72.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 54 (57.45%) Finance
2 21 (22.34%) Retail
3 14 (14.89%) Retail Banking
4 13 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.64%) ITIL
6 9 (9.57%) MS Office
6 9 (9.57%) Windows
6 9 (9.57%) Linux
6 9 (9.57%) VMware
6 9 (9.57%) ISTQB
6 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
7 7 (7.45%) Project Management
7 7 (7.45%) UNIX
7 7 (7.45%) Java
7 7 (7.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (6.38%) E-Discovery
8 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.32%) Clustering
9 5 (5.32%) Degree
9 5 (5.32%) Time Management
9 5 (5.32%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.32%) LAN
9 5 (5.32%) WAN
9 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.32%) Cisco
9 5 (5.32%) Citrix
9 5 (5.32%) SAN
9 5 (5.32%) Firewall
9 5 (5.32%) FATCA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.26%) Node.js
2 3 (3.19%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.19%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Office
2 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) LAN
1 5 (5.32%) WAN
1 5 (5.32%) SAN
1 5 (5.32%) Firewall
1 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) VPN
2 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.13%) MPLS
2 2 (2.13%) OSPF
2 2 (2.13%) BGP
2 2 (2.13%) DHCP
2 2 (2.13%) FTP
2 2 (2.13%) ATM
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) NAS
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) SSH
3 1 (1.06%) VLAN
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.06%) DTS
2 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.06%) ERwin
General
1 54 (57.45%) Finance
2 21 (22.34%) Retail
3 14 (14.89%) Retail Banking
4 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Back Office
6 2 (2.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.13%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.06%) German Language
7 1 (1.06%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Analyst
2 14 (14.89%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.70%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Consultant
6 5 (5.32%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.26%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.26%) UI Programmer
8 3 (3.19%) Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Web Services
1 4 (4.26%) Spring
1 4 (4.26%) J2EE
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) JNI
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Clustering
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.13%) Wiki
4 2 (2.13%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.06%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
5 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Windows
1 9 (9.57%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) UNIX
3 4 (4.26%) Solaris
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.19%) AIX
4 3 (3.19%) HPUX
4 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.13%) SUSE
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.06%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) Tru64
6 1 (1.06%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.06%) zOS
6 1 (1.06%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (10.64%) ITIL
3 7 (7.45%) Project Management
4 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.38%) E-Discovery
5 5 (5.32%) Time Management
5 5 (5.32%) Business Transformation
5 5 (5.32%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
7 3 (3.19%) Information Assurance
7 3 (3.19%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.19%) Security Testing
7 3 (3.19%) Release Management
7 3 (3.19%) Workflow
7 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.19%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.19%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) Java
2 2 (2.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.13%) Korn
3 1 (1.06%) Perl
3 1 (1.06%) PHP
3 1 (1.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) ISTQB
2 7 (7.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.32%) Degree
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.13%) CCIE
5 2 (2.13%) CCNP
5 2 (2.13%) CCNA
5 2 (2.13%) ISEB
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) FATCA
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.06%) MiFID
4 1 (1.06%) P3O
4 1 (1.06%) EMIR
4 1 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) XenApp
2 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (2.13%) Nessus
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) VMware
2 5 (5.32%) Cisco
2 5 (5.32%) Citrix
3 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.26%) IBM
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Sun
3 4 (4.26%) F5
4 3 (3.19%) EMC
4 3 (3.19%) Symantec
4 3 (3.19%) Veritas
4 3 (3.19%) Lotus
5 2 (2.13%) Juniper
5 2 (2.13%) SAP
5 2 (2.13%) HP
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.13%) Qualys
6 1 (1.06%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.06%) Brocade
6 1 (1.06%) DataFlux
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