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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 37 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 36 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.42% 7.54% 7.82%
As % of the General category 12.68% 21.05% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 29
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £278 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -49.68%
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
284 266 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.85% 35.80% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 184 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016, 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 55 (72.37%) Finance
2 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (23.68%) Investment Banking
4 16 (21.05%) SQL
5 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
5 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
6 13 (17.11%) Java
6 13 (17.11%) Oracle
6 13 (17.11%) Project Management
6 13 (17.11%) Virtual Team
7 12 (15.79%) IBM
8 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
9 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (13.16%) Web Services
9 10 (13.16%) HTML
9 10 (13.16%) CSS
9 10 (13.16%) Back Office
10 9 (11.84%) Log4j
10 9 (11.84%) JSP
10 9 (11.84%) DB2
10 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
10 9 (11.84%) XML
10 9 (11.84%) JBoss
10 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
10 9 (11.84%) Misys
10 9 (11.84%) JMS
10 9 (11.84%) Informatica
10 9 (11.84%) WebLogic Portal
10 9 (11.84%) Reference Data
10 9 (11.84%) TDD

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 9 (11.84%) JBoss
1 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
1 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
1 9 (11.84%) WebLogic Portal
1 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project
4 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Firewall
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
1 3 (3.95%) LAN
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
1 3 (3.95%) Wireless
2 1 (1.32%) SSH
2 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) DB2
3 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Log4j
2 1 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 55 (72.37%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Investment Banking
3 10 (13.16%) Back Office
4 9 (11.84%) Retail
5 5 (6.58%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.95%) Front Office
7 2 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.63%) Legal
8 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.32%) Marketing
8 1 (1.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Analyst
2 16 (21.05%) Consultant
3 14 (18.42%) Business Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 11 (14.47%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Informatica Consultant
6 7 (9.21%) Java Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Change Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Change Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Finance Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Project Change Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Unix Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) CSS
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
1 10 (13.16%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) Java EE
2 9 (11.84%) JMS
2 9 (11.84%) JSP
2 9 (11.84%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.32%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.32%) CSS3
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) RESTful
4 1 (1.32%) SOAP
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Virtual Team
2 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.84%) Reference Data
4 5 (6.58%) Derivative
4 5 (6.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (6.58%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (5.26%) Fintech
6 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.95%) Equities
6 3 (3.95%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.95%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Unix
2 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) AIX
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) SUSE
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
3 13 (17.11%) Project Management
4 9 (11.84%) TDD
4 9 (11.84%) Web Development
5 8 (10.53%) CRM
5 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 5 (6.58%) Migration
7 5 (6.58%) Requirements Management
8 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Data Management
8 4 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 3 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.95%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.95%) KYC
9 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) Perl
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Korn
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (9.21%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) CISSP
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) MiFID
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 12 (15.79%) IBM
3 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.84%) Informatica
4 9 (11.84%) Misys
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco
5 4 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (2.63%) iManage
6 2 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (1.32%) BMC
7 1 (1.32%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.32%) IronPort
7 1 (1.32%) RightFax
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.32%) SunGard
7 1 (1.32%) Sybase
7 1 (1.32%) Talend
7 1 (1.32%) VMware
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