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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 30 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 39 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.06% 6.52% 5.77%
As % of the General category 14.23% 22.41% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 18
Median daily rate £475 £395 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -14.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £263 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.23% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
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
274 241 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.58% 29.11% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 152 114
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £6.84 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+338.59% -77.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £6.84 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £6.84 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 (68.75%) Finance
2 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (26.25%) Investment Banking
4 16 (20.00%) Project Management
5 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
6 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.25%) Unix
7 11 (13.75%) Oracle
7 11 (13.75%) Java
7 11 (13.75%) Perl
8 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (11.25%) Reference Data
9 9 (11.25%) Degree
9 9 (11.25%) ITIL
9 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.25%) Linux
9 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (11.25%) Informatica
10 8 (10.00%) CRM
10 8 (10.00%) Windows
10 8 (10.00%) Retail
10 8 (10.00%) Investment Management
11 7 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (8.75%) AIX
11 7 (8.75%) Solaris
12 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
12 6 (7.50%) SQL
12 6 (7.50%) BMC
12 6 (7.50%) Control-M

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 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) SSH
1 6 (7.50%) SSL
2 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 5 (6.25%) Wireless
3 3 (3.75%) Firewall
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.25%) QlikView
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 55 (68.75%) Finance
2 21 (26.25%) Investment Banking
3 8 (10.00%) Retail
4 6 (7.50%) Front Office
5 5 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Billing
6 2 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Analyst
2 16 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 14 (17.50%) Business Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Banking Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Consultant
6 7 (8.75%) Banking Project Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Informatica Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Change Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Change Project Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support
10 3 (3.75%) Project Change Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Unix Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.25%) Apache Camel
1 1 (1.25%) Apache CXF
1 1 (1.25%) RESTful
1 1 (1.25%) SOAP
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.25%) Reference Data
3 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) Derivative
3 5 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (5.00%) Fintech
5 3 (3.75%) Equities
5 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.75%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Clustering
7 1 (1.25%) CMDB
7 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Unix
2 9 (11.25%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) Windows
4 7 (8.75%) AIX
4 7 (8.75%) Solaris
5 6 (7.50%) SUSE
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (20.00%) Project Management
3 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.25%) ITIL
4 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.00%) CRM
5 8 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 5 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Change Management
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) Data Management
7 4 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (5.00%) Requirements Management
7 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) Java
1 11 (13.75%) Perl
2 6 (7.50%) Korn
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.25%) Python
4 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
1 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) CISSP
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) NFS
3 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 9 (11.25%) Informatica
4 6 (7.50%) BMC
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco
5 4 (5.00%) Dell
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) Avaya
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix
7 2 (2.50%) EMC
7 2 (2.50%) iManage
7 2 (2.50%) Lotus
7 2 (2.50%) NICE Systems
7 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.50%) Symantec
8 1 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.25%) IronPort
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.25%) VMware
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