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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 9 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 43 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.32% 17.04% 16.38%
As % of the General category 37.39% 45.10% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 28
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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
115 102 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.26% 37.78% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 82 62
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 94 (76.42%) Finance
2 56 (45.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (25.20%) Project Management
4 21 (17.07%) Test Planning
5 20 (16.26%) SQL
5 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.45%) Change Management
6 19 (15.45%) UML
7 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
7 18 (14.63%) Retail
8 16 (13.01%) Business Analysis
9 15 (12.20%) Web Services
10 14 (11.38%) MS Office
11 13 (10.57%) MS Project
11 13 (10.57%) ISEB
12 12 (9.76%) SOAP
12 12 (9.76%) Maven
12 12 (9.76%) Retail Banking
13 10 (8.13%) Apache Ivy
13 10 (8.13%) Scrum
13 10 (8.13%) Ant
13 10 (8.13%) CCA
14 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
15 8 (6.50%) AS400
15 8 (6.50%) JUnit
15 8 (6.50%) VBA
15 8 (6.50%) J2EE
15 8 (6.50%) Java

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.25%) SAS
2 2 (1.63%) CICS
2 2 (1.63%) IIS
2 2 (1.63%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Office
2 13 (10.57%) MS Project
3 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) 3G
2 2 (1.63%) 2G
2 2 (1.63%) 4G
2 2 (1.63%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Maven
2 10 (8.13%) Ant
2 10 (8.13%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (6.50%) JUnit
4 6 (4.88%) JIRA
4 6 (4.88%) Selenium
5 4 (3.25%) eggPlant
5 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.63%) Calabash
6 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.63%) Hudson
6 2 (1.63%) Subversion
6 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.63%) JBehave
6 2 (1.63%) Toad
6 2 (1.63%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 94 (76.42%) Finance
2 18 (14.63%) Retail
3 12 (9.76%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Analyst
2 44 (35.77%) Business Analyst
3 27 (21.95%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.32%) Architect
4 9 (7.32%) Developer
5 7 (5.69%) MI Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (4.88%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (4.07%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.07%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (3.25%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Lead Architect
9 3 (2.44%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.44%) Tester
9 3 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.44%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.44%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) Web Services
2 12 (9.76%) SOAP
3 8 (6.50%) J2EE
4 7 (5.69%) XML
5 6 (4.88%) JMS
5 6 (4.88%) Struts
5 6 (4.88%) Hibernate
5 6 (4.88%) Spring
5 6 (4.88%) Java EE
5 6 (4.88%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (4.88%) JPA
6 2 (1.63%) RESTful
6 2 (1.63%) REST
6 2 (1.63%) JSON
6 2 (1.63%) HTML
6 2 (1.63%) .NET
6 2 (1.63%) WAP
6 2 (1.63%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) AS400
3 7 (5.69%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.88%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.25%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.63%) Handset
8 1 (0.81%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.44%) Windows
2 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (25.20%) Project Management
3 21 (17.07%) Test Planning
4 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.45%) Change Management
5 19 (15.45%) UML
6 16 (13.01%) Business Analysis
7 10 (8.13%) Scrum
8 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.88%) Network Architecture
9 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.88%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (4.88%) MVC
10 4 (3.25%) Regression Testing
10 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) VBA
2 8 (6.50%) Java
3 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.63%) COBOL
3 2 (1.63%) XQuery
3 2 (1.63%) JCL
3 2 (1.63%) XPath
3 2 (1.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) ISEB
2 10 (8.13%) CCA
3 6 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.63%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle
2 4 (3.25%) Cognos
2 4 (3.25%) HP
3 2 (1.63%) Apple
3 2 (1.63%) Sun
4 1 (0.81%) IBM
4 1 (0.81%) Teradata
4 1 (0.81%) CA
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