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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 9 3 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Banking 17 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.41% 17.99% 5.53%
As % of the General category 21.79% 28.41% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Average daily rate £450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £354 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
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
78 88 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 66.10% 63.31% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 29
Average daily rate £400 £376 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.81 £32.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -54.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Banking 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 Banking.

1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Investment Banking
3 14 (25.45%) Incident Management
3 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (25.45%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (25.45%) GIS
3 14 (25.45%) Information Security
3 14 (25.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (23.64%) Management Information System
5 8 (14.55%) Project Management
6 6 (10.91%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (9.09%) Migration
7 5 (9.09%) Firewall
7 5 (9.09%) ITIL
8 4 (7.27%) XML
8 4 (7.27%) J2EE
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle
8 4 (7.27%) SQL
8 4 (7.27%) Middleware
8 4 (7.27%) Retail
8 4 (7.27%) VMware
8 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
8 4 (7.27%) Security Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Banking 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) DOC1
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.64%) HTTP
4 2 (3.64%) NAS
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) MPLS
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) GIS
2 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Checkstyle
1 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.82%) FindBugs
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Maven
1 1 (1.82%) Mockito
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Security Specialist
2 12 (21.82%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Banking Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Support Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) J2EE
1 4 (7.27%) Middleware
1 4 (7.27%) XML
2 3 (5.45%) JDBC
2 3 (5.45%) JSP
2 3 (5.45%) Spring
2 3 (5.45%) XSLT
3 2 (3.64%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) jQuery
3 2 (3.64%) Servlets
3 2 (3.64%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) JAXB
4 1 (1.82%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) Spring Security
4 1 (1.82%) WSDL
4 1 (1.82%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.82%) Contactless
4 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Unix
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (25.45%) Incident Management
1 14 (25.45%) Information Security
1 14 (25.45%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (14.55%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
3 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.09%) ITIL
4 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.27%) Security Testing
5 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Project Governance
6 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Java
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) CCNP
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) vRealize
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle
1 4 (7.27%) VMware
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) Sun
4 1 (1.82%) BMC
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Perforce
4 1 (1.82%) PlateSpin
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Remedy
4 1 (1.82%) Splunk
4 1 (1.82%) Sybase
4 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.82%) Veracode
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