The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
North West / Cheshire
Rank 5 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 66 113 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.20% 11.97% 12.24%
As % of the General category 33.85% 30.71% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 86 64
Median daily rate £425 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £11.47 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +9.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
195 368 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.00% 38.98% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 257 198
Median daily rate £403 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £268 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 33
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Cheshire region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -3 10 £500 +25.78% 1
Knutsford -2 9 £403 -5.29% 10
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 91 (64.54%) Finance
2 27 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.35%) Project Management
4 16 (11.35%) Java
5 15 (10.64%) ITIL
6 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
6 13 (9.22%) Information Security
7 12 (8.51%) Windows
8 11 (7.80%) AIX
8 11 (7.80%) Unix
8 11 (7.80%) Web Services
8 11 (7.80%) SharePoint
9 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
9 10 (7.09%) GIS
9 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (7.09%) Internal Audit
10 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (6.38%) Financial Institution
10 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
10 9 (6.38%) Linux
10 9 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.38%) Security Management
11 8 (5.67%) Migration
11 8 (5.67%) Investment Banking
11 8 (5.67%) MS Office
11 8 (5.67%) SQL
11 8 (5.67%) Service Management
11 8 (5.67%) Middleware

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.55%) IIS
2 5 (3.55%) JBoss
3 4 (2.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
3 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.42%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.13%) Office 365
3 2 (1.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) Internet
2 3 (2.13%) Firewall
2 3 (2.13%) SAN
3 2 (1.42%) ATM
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) Anycast
4 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.71%) FTP
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) IPsec
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) NAS
4 1 (0.71%) Skype
4 1 (0.71%) VLAN
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.09%) GIS
2 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.42%) DB2
5 1 (0.71%) Big Data
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) MS Access
5 1 (0.71%) QlikView
5 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.71%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) JIRA
1 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) Gradle
3 1 (0.71%) Grunt
3 1 (0.71%) gulp
3 1 (0.71%) Hudson
3 1 (0.71%) JUnit
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 91 (64.54%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.67%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.26%) Back Office
4 6 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (4.26%) Retail
4 6 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (29.79%) Analyst
2 22 (15.60%) Business Analyst
3 13 (9.22%) Developer
4 12 (8.51%) Banking Analyst
4 12 (8.51%) Consultant
5 11 (7.80%) Banking Business Analyst
6 10 (7.09%) Administrator
6 10 (7.09%) Security Consultant
7 9 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Risk Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) DBA
10 6 (4.26%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.55%) Architect
11 5 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.80%) Web Services
2 8 (5.67%) Middleware
3 4 (2.84%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.13%) J2EE
4 3 (2.13%) SOAP
4 3 (2.13%) Spring
4 3 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.42%) REST
5 2 (1.42%) RESTful
6 1 (0.71%) .NET
6 1 (0.71%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.71%) JPA
6 1 (0.71%) jQuery
6 1 (0.71%) OAuth
6 1 (0.71%) React
6 1 (0.71%) Struts
6 1 (0.71%) Struts2
6 1 (0.71%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.71%) XML
6 1 (0.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.55%) Replication
4 4 (2.84%) Derivative
4 4 (2.84%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (2.13%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) Equities
7 1 (0.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) PMI
7 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.51%) Windows
2 11 (7.80%) AIX
2 11 (7.80%) Unix
3 9 (6.38%) Linux
3 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) HPUX
5 2 (1.42%) Solaris
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.35%) Project Management
4 15 (10.64%) ITIL
5 13 (9.22%) Information Security
5 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
6 10 (7.09%) Internal Audit
7 9 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 9 (6.38%) Security Management
8 8 (5.67%) Migration
8 8 (5.67%) Service Management
9 7 (4.96%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.96%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (4.96%) ETL
9 7 (4.96%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (4.96%) OO
9 7 (4.96%) Security Architecture
9 7 (4.96%) Software Asset Management
10 6 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.35%) Java
2 8 (5.67%) SQL
3 7 (4.96%) Python
4 5 (3.55%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.42%) Perl
7 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.71%) C++
7 1 (0.71%) COBOL
7 1 (0.71%) ES6
7 1 (0.71%) Groovy
7 1 (0.71%) JCL
7 1 (0.71%) VB
7 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) RHCSA
3 3 (2.13%) CISA
3 3 (2.13%) CISSP
3 3 (2.13%) CRISC
4 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.71%) CBAP
5 1 (0.71%) IIBA
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) PMO
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) RACF
3 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (3.55%) SCCM
1 5 (3.55%) WSUS
2 3 (2.13%) Netcool
3 2 (1.42%) IBM BigFix
3 2 (1.42%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.96%) Intel Security
4 5 (3.55%) Citrix
5 4 (2.84%) Veritas
6 3 (2.13%) Remedy
6 3 (2.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.42%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.42%) CA
7 2 (1.42%) IBM
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle
7 2 (1.42%) Symantec
8 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.71%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco
8 1 (0.71%) F5
8 1 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Juniper
8 1 (0.71%) VMware
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