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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 9 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 72 174 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.32% 17.28% 11.68%
As % of the General category 30.51% 38.50% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 163 56
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £16.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +65.00%
Banking
North West

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
236 452 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.11% 44.89% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 352 184
Median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Knutsford 0 19 £415 -2.35% 3
Chester -4 16 £498 +4.73% 1
Warrington +7 4 - - 1
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 85 (62.96%) Finance
2 30 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.07%) ITIL
5 17 (12.59%) Project Management
6 14 (10.37%) Unix
7 13 (9.63%) Windows
7 13 (9.63%) Migration
8 12 (8.89%) SQL
9 11 (8.15%) Linux
9 11 (8.15%) Business Analysis
10 10 (7.41%) Degree
10 10 (7.41%) JBoss
10 10 (7.41%) Java
10 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
10 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.41%) Service Management
10 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (6.67%) Middleware
11 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
12 8 (5.93%) Information Security
12 8 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (5.93%) Cisco
12 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
12 8 (5.93%) AIX
12 8 (5.93%) Web Services
12 8 (5.93%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.93%) Firewall
12 8 (5.93%) Data Centre

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 10 (7.41%) JBoss
2 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.70%) IIS
5 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.22%) Apache
7 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Project
2 6 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.70%) MS Office
4 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) Firewall
2 5 (3.70%) Internet
3 4 (2.96%) HTTP
3 4 (2.96%) LAN
3 4 (2.96%) SSL
3 4 (2.96%) WAN
4 3 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.22%) DNS
4 3 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (2.22%) LDAP
5 2 (1.48%) SAN
5 2 (1.48%) SSH
6 1 (0.74%) DHCP
6 1 (0.74%) FTP
6 1 (0.74%) IPsec
6 1 (0.74%) NAS
6 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.96%) GIS
4 2 (1.48%) Big Data
4 2 (1.48%) DB2
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.74%) MS Access
5 1 (0.74%) MySQL
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) QlikView
5 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.70%) JIRA
3 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.48%) Xcode
6 1 (0.74%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.74%) Grunt
6 1 (0.74%) gulp
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
6 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.74%) JUnit
6 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.74%) QUnit
6 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 85 (62.96%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Investment Banking
2 6 (4.44%) Retail
3 4 (2.96%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Publishing
5 2 (1.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) German Language
6 1 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (24.44%) Analyst
2 20 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) Developer
4 13 (9.63%) Administrator
4 13 (9.63%) Banking Analyst
4 13 (9.63%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 9 (6.67%) DBA
6 7 (5.19%) Risk Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.44%) SQL DBA
7 6 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (3.70%) Design Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (2.96%) Consultant
9 4 (2.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) Middleware
2 8 (5.93%) Web Services
3 4 (2.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.22%) HTML
5 2 (1.48%) .NET
5 2 (1.48%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.48%) HTML5
5 2 (1.48%) SOAP
5 2 (1.48%) Spring
5 2 (1.48%) XMPP
6 1 (0.74%) Android NDK
6 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.74%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.74%) Java EE
6 1 (0.74%) JSON
6 1 (0.74%) LESS
6 1 (0.74%) React
6 1 (0.74%) REST
6 1 (0.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.19%) Replication
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) Clustering
5 4 (2.96%) IVR
6 2 (1.48%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.48%) Equities
6 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.37%) Unix
2 13 (9.63%) Windows
3 11 (8.15%) Linux
4 8 (5.93%) AIX
5 7 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.74%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.07%) ITIL
4 17 (12.59%) Project Management
5 13 (9.63%) Migration
6 11 (8.15%) Business Analysis
7 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (7.41%) Service Management
8 8 (5.93%) Information Security
9 7 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.19%) ETL
9 7 (5.19%) High Availability
9 7 (5.19%) TDD
10 6 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (4.44%) ITSM
10 6 (4.44%) Network Design
10 6 (4.44%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.44%) Software Deployment
11 5 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.89%) SQL
2 10 (7.41%) Java
3 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.22%) C++
6 3 (2.22%) Jython
7 2 (1.48%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.48%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.48%) Python
8 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) COBOL
8 1 (0.74%) ES6
8 1 (0.74%) JCL
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) VB
8 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) CISA
2 4 (2.96%) CISSP
3 3 (2.22%) CRISC
3 3 (2.22%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.74%) CBAP
5 1 (0.74%) CISM
5 1 (0.74%) IIBA
5 1 (0.74%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.74%) QA
1 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.74%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.74%) RACF
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) SCCM
2 5 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (3.70%) WSUS
3 3 (2.22%) BladeLogic
3 3 (2.22%) CA Wily
3 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) Netcool
4 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.93%) Cisco
2 8 (5.93%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.19%) Intel Security
4 5 (3.70%) Citrix
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle
5 4 (2.96%) Avaya
5 4 (2.96%) IBM
5 4 (2.96%) Juniper
6 3 (2.22%) CA
6 3 (2.22%) F5
6 3 (2.22%) Veritas
7 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.48%) Symantec
8 1 (0.74%) Apple
8 1 (0.74%) Lumension
8 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.74%) Tableau
8 1 (0.74%) Teradata
8 1 (0.74%) VMware
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