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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 7 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 13 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.13% 11.43% 18.35%
As % of the General category 28.89% 18.46% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 8
Median daily rate £500 £461 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £324 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

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
45 65 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 45.45% 61.90% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 35
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
4 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
4 5 (17.24%) MS Project
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Validation
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) ITSM
4 5 (17.24%) Back Office
4 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 5 (17.24%) Network Design
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Retail
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
5 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) Windows
6 3 (10.34%) OOP
6 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Derivative
6 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP

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 1 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Project
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
1 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.45%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.45%) QUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Back Office
4 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Design Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Project Assistant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Assistant
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) LESS
1 1 (3.45%) Sass
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Derivative
2 3 (10.34%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (6.90%) Equities
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITSM
3 5 (17.24%) Network Design
3 5 (17.24%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Validation
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) F5
2 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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