The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 30 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.48% 7.34% 3.44%
As % of the General category 5.93% 18.42% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 7
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£350 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £480 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
Banking
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
118 114 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.84% 39.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 44 35
Average daily rate £350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 33
Average hourly rate £29.35 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Coventry region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Retail Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Cognos
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) DTS
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) PMI
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DTS
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) MI Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft