The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wholesale Banking
Rank 540 481 495
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +14
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 17 41 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.084% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 55
Average daily rate £538 £525 £422
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +24.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £364 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £608 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £378 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -13.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20153 18561 25230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.24% 42.98% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12725 11531 15271
Average daily rate £425 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 572 601 780
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% +1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £12.00 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Wholesale Banking
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -56 14 £550 +2.32% 1
South West -26 3 £425 +12.58%
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Wholesale Banking
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Wholesale Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) FLEXCUBE
4 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) Market Risk
5 3 (10.71%) Temenos T24
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) Trillium
6 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.14%) MS Project
6 2 (7.14%) MS Office

Wholesale Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (10.71%) Temenos T24
3 1 (3.57%) Finacle
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (7.14%) International Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Process Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
1 3 (10.71%) Market Risk
2 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.14%) Derivative
2 2 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) SOA
1 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
1 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Cash Management
2 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
2 2 (7.14%) Data Management
2 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
2 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
2 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) CMMI
2 2 (7.14%) Change Management
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PMP
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Trillium
5 1 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (3.57%) Teradata