The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 6 10 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Contract jobs citing Banking 43 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 21.39% 10.61% 2.39%
As % of the General category 42.57% 28.26% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 0
Median daily rate £375 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
Banking
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 92 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 50.25% 37.55% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 55 12
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £323 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 52 (81.25%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle
3 19 (29.69%) Java
3 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.44%) XML
5 14 (21.88%) Spring
6 12 (18.75%) J2EE
6 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 11 (17.19%) Project Management
7 11 (17.19%) WebSphere
8 10 (15.63%) MVC
8 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 10 (15.63%) Web Services
8 10 (15.63%) Unix
8 10 (15.63%) Windows
9 9 (14.06%) ITIL
9 9 (14.06%) SQL
9 9 (14.06%) JDBC
9 9 (14.06%) Retail
10 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.50%) XSLT
10 8 (12.50%) MS Office
10 8 (12.50%) CSS
10 8 (12.50%) Middleware
10 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.50%) jQuery
10 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.94%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
11 7 (10.94%) Integration Testing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (17.19%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) IIS
3 4 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
2 5 (7.81%) Internet
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) NAS
3 3 (4.69%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
1 5 (7.81%) Selenium
2 4 (6.25%) Checkstyle
2 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.25%) FindBugs
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
2 4 (6.25%) Mockito
2 4 (6.25%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 52 (81.25%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) International Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Business Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
6 7 (10.94%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.81%) Banking Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Support Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Business Change Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Change Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) XML
2 14 (21.88%) Spring
3 12 (18.75%) J2EE
4 10 (15.63%) Web Services
5 9 (14.06%) JDBC
6 8 (12.50%) CSS
6 8 (12.50%) jQuery
6 8 (12.50%) Middleware
6 8 (12.50%) XSLT
7 7 (10.94%) JSP
8 6 (9.38%) XML Messaging
9 5 (7.81%) HTML
9 5 (7.81%) Servlets
10 4 (6.25%) Java EE
10 4 (6.25%) JAX-WS
10 4 (6.25%) SOAP
10 4 (6.25%) Spring MVC
10 4 (6.25%) Spring Security
10 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Online Banking
2 4 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.69%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Contactless
4 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Unix
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (17.19%) Project Management
3 10 (15.63%) MVC
4 9 (14.06%) ITIL
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Change Management
6 7 (10.94%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.94%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
7 6 (9.38%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.81%) TDD
8 5 (7.81%) Web Development
9 4 (6.25%) OOP
10 3 (4.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.06%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.56%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) MCSE
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
2 6 (9.38%) Sybase
2 6 (9.38%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.25%) Perforce
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (1.56%) PlateSpin
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
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