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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 46 25 7
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Contract jobs citing Banking 10 14 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.89% 5.20% 15.58%
As % of the General category 8.77% 23.33% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 43
Median daily rate £405 £342 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -11.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £182 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +6.12%
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
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
114 60 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.95% 22.30% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 49 106
Median daily rate £384 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -62.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Banking.

1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Retail
7 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) User Experience
7 3 (13.64%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
8 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
8 2 (9.09%) QA
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.09%) MS Access
8 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
8 2 (9.09%) SAS
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) MS Office
8 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Validation
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) AS400
9 1 (4.55%) MVC
9 1 (4.55%) Legal
9 1 (4.55%) Web Design

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) DataStage
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Bower
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
3 9 (40.91%) Banking Business Analyst
3 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Requirements Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Designer
7 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
7 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) LESS
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) AS400
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Content Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft