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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 13 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 69 86 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.93% 9.38% 11.15%
As % of the General category 24.73% 21.50% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 62 62
Median daily rate £425 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.07 £10.44 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+82.66% -53.60%
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
279 400 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.09% 43.62% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 222 155
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 £262 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -52.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Chester +5 25 £445 -9.87% 1
Knutsford -1 23 £425 - 3
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 144 (63.72%) Finance
2 68 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.09%) Java
3 59 (26.11%) Oracle
4 43 (19.03%) XML
5 41 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (17.26%) HTML
7 38 (16.81%) SQL
8 35 (15.49%) Linux
9 31 (13.72%) CSS
10 30 (13.27%) JavaScript
10 30 (13.27%) J2EE
11 29 (12.83%) JBoss
12 28 (12.39%) IBM
13 27 (11.95%) Middleware
13 27 (11.95%) Web Services
14 26 (11.50%) HTTP
15 25 (11.06%) JDBC
16 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
16 24 (10.62%) Retail
17 23 (10.18%) Scrum
17 23 (10.18%) Project Management
18 22 (9.73%) SOAP
18 22 (9.73%) Unix
18 22 (9.73%) High Availability
19 20 (8.85%) WebSphere
19 20 (8.85%) JSON
19 20 (8.85%) SOA
19 20 (8.85%) TDD
19 20 (8.85%) Spring

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 29 (12.83%) JBoss
2 20 (8.85%) WebSphere
3 17 (7.52%) Apache
4 14 (6.19%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.10%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (3.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (2.65%) IIS
8 3 (1.33%) iPlanet
8 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.88%) CICS
9 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.88%) SAS
9 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 13 (5.75%) MS Office
2 12 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.44%) GitHub
1 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.50%) HTTP
2 8 (3.54%) Internet
3 7 (3.10%) LDAP
4 3 (1.33%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.88%) AMQP
5 2 (0.88%) DNS
5 2 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.88%) NAS
5 2 (0.88%) SMTP
5 2 (0.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.44%) LAN
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) SMS
6 1 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.64%) MySQL
3 13 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (3.98%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.21%) DB2
6 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.88%) GIS
7 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.44%) Big Data
8 1 (0.44%) OLTP
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.42%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.98%) JIRA
4 6 (2.65%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.65%) Mockito
4 6 (2.65%) Selenium
5 5 (2.21%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.77%) Checkstyle
6 4 (1.77%) FindBugs
6 4 (1.77%) Maven
6 4 (1.77%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.77%) Subversion
7 3 (1.33%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.33%) Introscope
7 3 (1.33%) JUnit
7 3 (1.33%) Xcode
8 2 (0.88%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.88%) Gradle
9 1 (0.44%) VersionOne
General
1 144 (63.72%) Finance
2 24 (10.62%) Retail
3 17 (7.52%) Retail Banking
4 9 (3.98%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.21%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (2.21%) International Banking
5 5 (2.21%) Legal
5 5 (2.21%) Publishing
6 3 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (26.99%) Developer
2 37 (16.37%) Analyst
3 33 (14.60%) Java Developer
4 22 (9.73%) Business Analyst
5 18 (7.96%) Project Manager
6 17 (7.52%) Architect
7 10 (4.42%) Consultant
7 10 (4.42%) Designer
7 10 (4.42%) HTML Developer
7 10 (4.42%) Technical Architect
8 8 (3.54%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.10%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (3.10%) Digital Architect
9 7 (3.10%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (3.10%) iOS Developer
9 7 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (3.10%) Scrum Master
9 7 (3.10%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.65%) Banking Analyst
10 6 (2.65%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.03%) XML
2 39 (17.26%) HTML
3 31 (13.72%) CSS
4 30 (13.27%) J2EE
5 27 (11.95%) Middleware
5 27 (11.95%) Web Services
6 25 (11.06%) JDBC
7 22 (9.73%) SOAP
8 20 (8.85%) JSON
8 20 (8.85%) Spring
9 19 (8.41%) HTML5
10 16 (7.08%) REST
11 15 (6.64%) CSS3
12 14 (6.19%) Apache Camel
13 13 (5.75%) ActiveMQ
14 12 (5.31%) JSP
15 11 (4.87%) XSLT
16 9 (3.98%) jQuery
16 9 (3.98%) WSDL
17 7 (3.10%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.64%) User Experience
2 10 (4.42%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.65%) Online Banking
4 5 (2.21%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.21%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.77%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.77%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.77%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.33%) Copywriting
6 3 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.33%) Replication
7 2 (0.88%) Clustering
7 2 (0.88%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.88%) IVR
7 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.88%) Photography
7 2 (0.88%) PMI
7 2 (0.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.49%) Linux
2 22 (9.73%) Unix
3 17 (7.52%) Windows
4 12 (5.31%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.10%) Android
5 7 (3.10%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.77%) AIX
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.88%) zOS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (10.18%) Project Management
3 23 (10.18%) Scrum
4 22 (9.73%) High Availability
5 20 (8.85%) SOA
5 20 (8.85%) TDD
6 16 (7.08%) Integration Testing
7 14 (6.19%) SDLC
8 13 (5.75%) Business Analysis
8 13 (5.75%) DevOps
8 13 (5.75%) E-business
8 13 (5.75%) Open Source
8 13 (5.75%) Risk Management
9 12 (5.31%) Change Management
9 12 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.31%) Incident Management
9 12 (5.31%) MVC
9 12 (5.31%) Waterfall
10 11 (4.87%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 68 (30.09%) Java
2 38 (16.81%) SQL
3 30 (13.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.52%) C
5 15 (6.64%) C++
6 9 (3.98%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.98%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.54%) C#
7 8 (3.54%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.10%) Apple Swift
8 7 (3.10%) Python
9 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.21%) Ruby
10 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.88%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.88%) COBOL
11 2 (0.88%) Perl
11 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (6.64%) Degree
2 7 (3.10%) MCSE
2 7 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.77%) CIPD
3 4 (1.77%) MBA
3 4 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.33%) ISEB
4 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) MCSA
6 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.77%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.88%) Postfix
2 2 (0.88%) Sendmail
2 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.65%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.77%) CA Wily
4 3 (1.33%) Puppet
5 2 (0.88%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) SCCM
6 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (26.11%) Oracle
2 28 (12.39%) IBM
3 11 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.10%) MobileIron
5 6 (2.65%) Sybase
5 6 (2.65%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.77%) CA
7 4 (1.77%) Perforce
7 4 (1.77%) Splunk
8 3 (1.33%) Apple
8 3 (1.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.88%) Avaya
9 2 (0.88%) Chordiant
9 2 (0.88%) Cisco
9 2 (0.88%) IBM Sterling
9 2 (0.88%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.88%) Symantec
9 2 (0.88%) Trustwave
9 2 (0.88%) VMware
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