The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cardiff region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 66 55 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.89% 21.15% 15.96%
As % of the General category 47.14% 47.01% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 28
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£375 £375 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +2.27%
General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
140 117 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.94% 45.00% 50.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 78 77
Average daily rate £400 £375 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £236 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Banking
South Wales

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

1 100 (79.37%) Finance
2 55 (43.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (24.60%) Project Management
4 20 (15.87%) Web Services
4 20 (15.87%) UML
4 20 (15.87%) Change Management
5 18 (14.29%) Scrum
5 18 (14.29%) SQL
6 17 (13.49%) SOAP
6 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
6 17 (13.49%) Maven
6 17 (13.49%) Business Analysis
7 15 (11.90%) Ant
7 15 (11.90%) Apache Ivy
8 14 (11.11%) MS Office
9 13 (10.32%) MS Project
9 13 (10.32%) ISEB
10 11 (8.73%) Java
10 11 (8.73%) J2EE
11 9 (7.14%) JIRA
11 9 (7.14%) Selenium
11 9 (7.14%) Mobile App
11 9 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.14%) JUnit
11 9 (7.14%) AS400
11 9 (7.14%) Retail
12 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (6.35%) Spring
12 8 (6.35%) MVC
12 8 (6.35%) Struts

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (3.17%) Apache
2 3 (2.38%) IIS
3 2 (1.59%) CICS
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Office
2 13 (10.32%) MS Project
3 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) 3G
1 4 (3.17%) Internet
1 4 (3.17%) 2G
1 4 (3.17%) 4G
2 3 (2.38%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Maven
2 15 (11.90%) Ant
2 15 (11.90%) Apache Ivy
3 9 (7.14%) JIRA
3 9 (7.14%) Selenium
3 9 (7.14%) JUnit
4 7 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.76%) eggPlant
6 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.97%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.17%) Toad
7 4 (3.17%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.38%) JBehave
8 3 (2.38%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.38%) Hudson
8 3 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.38%) Subversion
9 2 (1.59%) TestDirector
9 2 (1.59%) Calabash
General
1 100 (79.37%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Retail
3 8 (6.35%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (48.41%) Analyst
2 45 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 29 (23.02%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.52%) Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (7.14%) Architect
7 6 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.97%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (3.17%) MI Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) QA Leader
9 4 (3.17%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.38%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.38%) Automated Test Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.87%) Web Services
2 17 (13.49%) SOAP
3 11 (8.73%) J2EE
4 8 (6.35%) Spring
4 8 (6.35%) Struts
4 8 (6.35%) XML
4 8 (6.35%) Java EE
5 6 (4.76%) JMS
5 6 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 6 (4.76%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (4.76%) JPA
6 4 (3.17%) WAP
6 4 (3.17%) J2ME
6 4 (3.17%) REST
7 3 (2.38%) JSON
7 3 (2.38%) RESTful
7 3 (2.38%) HTML
8 2 (1.59%) .NET
8 2 (1.59%) Velocity
9 1 (0.79%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 9 (7.14%) AS400
2 8 (6.35%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.17%) Handset
7 3 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.76%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) UNIX
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) AIX
4 1 (0.79%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (24.60%) Project Management
3 20 (15.87%) UML
3 20 (15.87%) Change Management
4 18 (14.29%) Scrum
5 17 (13.49%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.35%) MVC
7 8 (6.35%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
8 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 6 (4.76%) Automation Testing
8 6 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.97%) BDD
10 4 (3.17%) Automated Testing
10 4 (3.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (8.73%) Java
3 4 (3.17%) VBA
4 3 (2.38%) XPath
4 3 (2.38%) Groovy
4 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.38%) COBOL
4 3 (2.38%) XQuery
5 2 (1.59%) JCL
6 1 (0.79%) RPG
6 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) ISEB
2 6 (4.76%) Degree
3 5 (3.97%) CCA
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.59%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle
2 7 (5.56%) HP
3 4 (3.17%) Sun
3 4 (3.17%) Apple
4 3 (2.38%) Cognos
5 2 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) Teradata
6 1 (0.79%) CA
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