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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 38 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 3 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.76% 1.45% 3.98%
As % of the General category 1.88% 3.57% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £21.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +10.38%
Banking
West Midlands

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
160 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 40.71% 40.73% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 46
Average daily rate £350 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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
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 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Retail

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss