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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 10 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Banking 15 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.27% 19.62% 5.19%
As % of the General category 31.25% 48.44% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 4
Median daily rate £425 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £570 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.50 £10.56
% change year-on-year
+78.78% +56.21%
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
48 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.88% 40.51% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 10
Median daily rate £415 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -58.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 43 (75.44%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (24.56%) Java
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle
4 12 (21.05%) XML
5 11 (19.30%) Spring
5 11 (19.30%) J2EE
6 10 (17.54%) SQL
6 10 (17.54%) Web Services
6 10 (17.54%) Project Management
7 9 (15.79%) HTML
7 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.79%) Retail
7 9 (15.79%) Degree
8 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
8 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
8 8 (14.04%) JDBC
9 7 (12.28%) SOAP
9 7 (12.28%) XSLT
9 7 (12.28%) WSDL
9 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.28%) JAX-WS
10 6 (10.53%) HTTP
10 6 (10.53%) ITIL
10 6 (10.53%) JSP
10 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.53%) Retail Banking
10 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
11 5 (8.77%) International Banking
11 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering

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 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Project
3 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) BIG-IP
2 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Checkstyle
3 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Mockito
3 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.75%) QUnit
3 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (75.44%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.77%) International Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Back Office
6 2 (3.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Project Assistant
7 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Support Assistant
8 1 (1.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) XML
2 11 (19.30%) J2EE
2 11 (19.30%) Spring
3 10 (17.54%) Web Services
4 9 (15.79%) HTML
5 8 (14.04%) JDBC
6 7 (12.28%) JAX-WS
6 7 (12.28%) SOAP
6 7 (12.28%) WSDL
6 7 (12.28%) XSLT
7 6 (10.53%) JSP
8 5 (8.77%) CSS
8 5 (8.77%) Middleware
9 3 (5.26%) jQuery
9 3 (5.26%) XML Messaging
10 2 (3.51%) JAXB
10 2 (3.51%) JSON
10 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.75%) .NET
11 1 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Unix
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (17.54%) Project Management
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
7 4 (7.02%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Web Development
8 3 (5.26%) ITSM
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Requirements Management
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 3 (5.26%) TDD
8 3 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) IBM
2 3 (5.26%) Sybase
2 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.51%) F5
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Perforce
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