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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 45 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Contract jobs citing Banking 11 20 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.59% 6.43% 18.11%
As % of the General category 10.78% 20.83% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 38
Average daily rate £405 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £278 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
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
102 96 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.06% 30.87% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 77 87
Average daily rate £375 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £481 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
5 4 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (10.00%) QA
6 3 (10.00%) C#
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) MS Office
6 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.67%) CSS
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) HTML
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Retail
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Bower
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.67%) Grunt
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Banking Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Requirements Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) Ajax
1 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) JSON
1 2 (6.67%) LESS
1 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 4 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C#
1 3 (10.00%) Java
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCA
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
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