The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wholesale Banking in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wholesale Banking over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wholesale Banking
Rank 564 558 498
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -60
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 16 14 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.028% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.082% 0.072% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 31
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£550 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £394 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £615 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £396
% change year-on-year
- +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Wholesale 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 England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19506 19456 18696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.51% 39.22% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12333 12343 11574
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 544 617
Average hourly rate £22.43 £24.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

Wholesale Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wholesale Banking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Trend in England

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wholesale Banking
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 14 £550 +4.76% 7
South East - 1 - -
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Wholesale Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking.

1 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) SWIFT
3 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) QA
4 7 (25.93%) Investment Banking
4 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Credit Risk
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Misys
7 3 (11.11%) CGI
7 3 (11.11%) Loan IQ
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) Cash Management
7 3 (11.11%) Stress Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Basel III
7 3 (11.11%) Use Case
8 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft

Wholesale Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Investment Banking
4 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 2 (7.41%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Analyst
2 18 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Payments Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CGI
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) SWIFT
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Cash Management
5 3 (11.11%) Stress Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) RUP
7 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.70%) Business Development
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) MBA
2 1 (3.70%) IIBA
2 1 (3.70%) CBAP
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Misys
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) HP