The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Banking in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Banking over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Banking
Rank 148 177 187
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Contract jobs citing Mobile Banking 4 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.67% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Average daily rate £355 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £310 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £533 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £513
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Banking
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1257 1951 2283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.07% 38.76% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1522 1651
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Banking across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Banking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mobile Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Banking.

1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Appium
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (25.00%) Calabash
5 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Windows

Mobile Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Appium
1 2 (25.00%) Calabash
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) JBehave
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (12.50%) Biometrics
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) Cybercrime
3 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Actimize
2 1 (12.50%) HP