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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wholesale Banking
Rank 546 527 497
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -30
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 11 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the General category 0.061% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
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£390 £538 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.44% +26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £394 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £723
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
18006 18063 16486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.77% 41.07% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11808 11443 10043
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 565 637
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -8 8 £375 -31.81% 2
South East - 3 £409 -
Wholesale Banking
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Wholesale Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (66.67%) Finance
3 13 (54.17%) SWIFT
4 11 (45.83%) Data Modelling
5 9 (37.50%) Change Management
5 9 (37.50%) Misys
5 9 (37.50%) CGI
5 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 9 (37.50%) Loan IQ
6 7 (29.17%) Use Case
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) QA
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
10 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (8.33%) XML
10 2 (8.33%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) VB
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle
10 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
10 2 (8.33%) MBA
10 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
10 2 (8.33%) IIBA
10 2 (8.33%) CBAP
11 1 (4.17%) FATCA

Wholesale Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) CGI
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) SWIFT
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Data Modelling
2 9 (37.50%) Change Management
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Use Case
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Information Security
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Business Development
8 1 (4.17%) Logistics
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MBA
2 2 (8.33%) IIBA
2 2 (8.33%) CBAP
3 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) FATCA
2 1 (4.17%) EMIR
2 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.17%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Misys
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) Websense
3 1 (4.17%) Murex