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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 23 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 13 59 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.85% 15.53% 16.13%
As % of the General category 20.31% 38.06% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 43 18
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£356 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £328 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-22.66% -8.47%
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
64 155 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.88% 40.79% 42.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 104 50
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £10.25 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.72% +44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, 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 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 9 (26.47%) ISEB
5 7 (20.59%) Retail
6 6 (17.65%) AS400
7 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
8 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
8 4 (11.76%) Change Management
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.76%) Windows
8 4 (11.76%) UML
9 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
9 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.88%) iSeries
10 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
10 2 (5.88%) Analytics
10 2 (5.88%) SLA
10 2 (5.88%) Scrum
10 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
10 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.88%) SQL
10 2 (5.88%) MS Project
10 2 (5.88%) MS Office
11 1 (2.94%) SAP
11 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.94%) ITIL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) SPSS
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) AS400 Support
5 2 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.94%) DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.94%) WCF
1 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) AS400
2 2 (5.88%) iSeries
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.94%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.94%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) COSO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Informatica
2 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (2.94%) Teradata
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos
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