The 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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 55 63 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.95% 21.95% 15.88%
As % of the General category 42.64% 50.40% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 26
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£395 £375 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £415 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +15.38%
Banking
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
129 125 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.05% 43.55% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 92 62
Average daily rate £400 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 96 (76.19%) Finance
2 55 (43.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (23.81%) Project Management
4 20 (15.87%) UML
4 20 (15.87%) Change Management
5 19 (15.08%) SQL
6 18 (14.29%) Web Services
7 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
8 16 (12.70%) Business Analysis
9 15 (11.90%) Maven
9 15 (11.90%) SOAP
10 13 (10.32%) Ant
10 13 (10.32%) MS Project
10 13 (10.32%) MS Office
10 13 (10.32%) ISEB
10 13 (10.32%) Retail
10 13 (10.32%) Scrum
10 13 (10.32%) Apache Ivy
11 12 (9.52%) CCA
12 10 (7.94%) Java
13 9 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (7.14%) AS400
14 8 (6.35%) MVC
14 8 (6.35%) Spring
14 8 (6.35%) J2EE
14 8 (6.35%) JUnit
14 8 (6.35%) Struts
14 8 (6.35%) Java EE
14 8 (6.35%) Retail Banking
14 8 (6.35%) Waterfall

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (2.38%) Apache
2 2 (1.59%) CICS
2 2 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Project
1 13 (10.32%) MS Office
2 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) 4G
1 3 (2.38%) 2G
1 3 (2.38%) 3G
1 3 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.90%) Maven
2 13 (10.32%) Ant
2 13 (10.32%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (6.35%) JUnit
4 7 (5.56%) JIRA
4 7 (5.56%) Selenium
5 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.97%) eggPlant
6 4 (3.17%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.38%) Toad
7 3 (2.38%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.59%) TestDirector
8 2 (1.59%) Subversion
8 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.59%) JBehave
8 2 (1.59%) Hudson
8 2 (1.59%) Calabash
8 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.59%) Mercurial
General
1 96 (76.19%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Retail
3 8 (6.35%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (48.41%) Analyst
2 43 (34.13%) 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 7 (5.56%) MI Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.97%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (3.97%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (3.97%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.38%) QA Leader
10 3 (2.38%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.29%) Web Services
2 15 (11.90%) SOAP
3 8 (6.35%) Spring
3 8 (6.35%) J2EE
3 8 (6.35%) Struts
3 8 (6.35%) Java EE
4 7 (5.56%) XML
5 6 (4.76%) JMS
5 6 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 6 (4.76%) JPA
5 6 (4.76%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (2.38%) REST
6 3 (2.38%) J2ME
6 3 (2.38%) WAP
7 2 (1.59%) .NET
7 2 (1.59%) HTML
7 2 (1.59%) RESTful
7 2 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) AS400
2 7 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.97%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.38%) Handset
6 2 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (1.59%) UNIX
2 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (23.81%) Project Management
3 20 (15.87%) UML
3 20 (15.87%) Change Management
4 16 (12.70%) Business Analysis
5 13 (10.32%) Scrum
6 8 (6.35%) MVC
6 8 (6.35%) Waterfall
7 7 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 6 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
8 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 6 (4.76%) Network Architecture
9 5 (3.97%) Automation Testing
9 5 (3.97%) Regression Testing
10 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.08%) SQL
2 10 (7.94%) Java
3 7 (5.56%) VBA
4 2 (1.59%) JCL
4 2 (1.59%) XQuery
4 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.59%) COBOL
4 2 (1.59%) Groovy
4 2 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) ISEB
2 12 (9.52%) CCA
3 6 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.59%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle
2 5 (3.97%) HP
3 4 (3.17%) Cognos
4 3 (2.38%) Sun
4 3 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (0.79%) Teradata
5 1 (0.79%) IBM
5 1 (0.79%) CA
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