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 8 July 2015 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 20 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.76% 5.30% 3.92%
As % of the General category 15.71% 16.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
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£450 £216 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.09% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £217 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.31% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.97 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.31% -7.77%
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
70 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 36.65% 33.11% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 19
Average daily rate £365 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £31.56 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.63% -21.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £22.50 £22.52
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -0.08%

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 8 July 2015.

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 8 July 2015, 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 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Project Management
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.00%) SDLC
4 7 (15.56%) Java
4 7 (15.56%) XML
5 6 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (11.11%) Spring
6 5 (11.11%) J2EE
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) SOAP
7 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 4 (8.89%) CSS
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
7 4 (8.89%) WSDL
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) Degree
8 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 3 (6.67%) Online Banking
8 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) RESTful

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.22%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) Eikon
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.22%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
1 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) NAS
2 1 (2.22%) ATM
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) Informix
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) OLAP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JUnit
1 2 (4.44%) Selenium
1 2 (4.44%) Mockito
1 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Business Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Change Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Business Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Change Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) XML
2 5 (11.11%) J2EE
2 5 (11.11%) SOAP
2 5 (11.11%) Spring
3 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 4 (8.89%) WSDL
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) Servlets
4 3 (6.67%) XSL
4 3 (6.67%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) JiBX
5 2 (4.44%) POJO
5 2 (4.44%) PowerMock
5 2 (4.44%) JAX-RS
5 2 (4.44%) JAX-RPC
5 2 (4.44%) JAXB
5 2 (4.44%) JDBC
5 2 (4.44%) JSON
5 2 (4.44%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (6.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (20.00%) SDLC
3 6 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 5 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.44%) Release Management
7 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.44%) Workflow
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) VBA
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) PL/1
5 1 (2.22%) Jython
5 1 (2.22%) XPath
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CEH
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) MiFID
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.22%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.22%) Teradata
4 1 (2.22%) NetScout
4 1 (2.22%) Opsware
4 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) BMC
4 1 (2.22%) Reuters
4 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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