The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Institution
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 2.28%
As % of the General category - - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.50 £9.82
% change year-on-year
- +57.92%
Financial Institution
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
104 93 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.07% 31.42% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 74 89
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £425
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 £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution across the Cardiff region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Financial Institution
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP Voice

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco