The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 69 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 68.32% 39.44% 34.74%
As % of the General category 85.19% 70.00% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 12 18
Average daily rate £425 £400 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £381 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £448 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
Banking
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

General Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 80.20% 56.34% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 21 33
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.72 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

1 134 (82.21%) Finance
2 34 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.72%) Java
4 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (11.66%) Windows
6 18 (11.04%) Middleware
7 15 (9.20%) Internet
7 15 (9.20%) Project Management
7 15 (9.20%) Scrum
7 15 (9.20%) Retail
7 15 (9.20%) Retail Banking
8 13 (7.98%) QA
8 13 (7.98%) Git (software)
8 13 (7.98%) BDD
8 13 (7.98%) Unix
8 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
8 13 (7.98%) AIX
8 13 (7.98%) HTML
8 13 (7.98%) SDLC
9 12 (7.36%) Web Services
9 12 (7.36%) OO
9 12 (7.36%) MS Excel
9 12 (7.36%) Migration
10 11 (6.75%) Windows XP
10 11 (6.75%) WebSphere
10 11 (6.75%) TDD
11 10 (6.13%) Degree
11 10 (6.13%) Tivoli
11 10 (6.13%) JBoss
11 10 (6.13%) ITIL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 11 (6.75%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.13%) JBoss
2 10 (6.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.23%) CICS
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 12 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) GitHub
1 1 (0.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.20%) Internet
2 7 (4.29%) HTTP
3 2 (1.23%) Firewall
3 2 (1.23%) LDAP
3 2 (1.23%) NetScreen
4 1 (0.61%) SSL
4 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.45%) DB2
1 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.29%) Subversion
3 4 (2.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.84%) Gradle
5 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.23%) JIRA
5 2 (1.23%) JUnit
5 2 (1.23%) Mockito
5 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.61%) Ant
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) VersionOne
General
1 134 (82.21%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Retail
2 15 (9.20%) Retail Banking
3 6 (3.68%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (17.79%) Analyst
2 26 (15.95%) Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Project Manager
4 20 (12.27%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.20%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (5.52%) Banking Analyst
7 9 (5.52%) Middleware Specialist
7 9 (5.52%) WebSphere Specialist
8 8 (4.91%) Architect
8 8 (4.91%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Delivery Project Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Scrum Master
10 6 (3.68%) Risk Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.07%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.04%) Middleware
2 13 (7.98%) HTML
3 12 (7.36%) Web Services
4 9 (5.52%) Java EE
4 9 (5.52%) JSON
4 9 (5.52%) XML
5 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
5 8 (4.91%) HTML5
6 7 (4.29%) jQuery
6 7 (4.29%) WSDL
7 3 (1.84%) CSS
7 3 (1.84%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.84%) J2EE
7 3 (1.84%) Spring
7 3 (1.84%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.23%) JPA
8 2 (1.23%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.23%) XMPP
9 1 (0.61%) Ajax
9 1 (0.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Mainframe
2 6 (3.68%) User Experience
3 4 (2.45%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Contactless
5 1 (0.61%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.61%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.66%) Windows
2 13 (7.98%) AIX
2 13 (7.98%) Unix
3 11 (6.75%) Windows XP
4 9 (5.52%) Linux
5 7 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.29%) Mac OS
5 7 (4.29%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.29%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.45%) Android
7 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (9.20%) Project Management
3 15 (9.20%) Scrum
4 13 (7.98%) BDD
4 13 (7.98%) SDLC
5 12 (7.36%) Migration
5 12 (7.36%) OO
6 11 (6.75%) TDD
7 10 (6.13%) ITIL
8 9 (5.52%) OOP
9 8 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.29%) Change Management
10 7 (4.29%) Data Protection
10 7 (4.29%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.29%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.68%) Service Management
12 5 (3.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.72%) Java
2 9 (5.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (5.52%) Objective-C
2 9 (5.52%) SQL
3 7 (4.29%) C
3 7 (4.29%) C++
4 2 (1.23%) C#
4 2 (1.23%) JCL
4 2 (1.23%) REXX
5 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
5 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.13%) Degree
2 3 (1.84%) CIPD
2 3 (1.84%) MBA
3 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) CISA
4 1 (0.61%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) RACF
1 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.23%) Netcool
2 2 (1.23%) SCCM
2 2 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.29%) Oracle
3 6 (3.68%) Apple
4 4 (2.45%) MobileIron
4 4 (2.45%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.45%) VMware
5 2 (1.23%) CA
5 2 (1.23%) Citrix
5 2 (1.23%) F5
5 2 (1.23%) IBM
5 2 (1.23%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.23%) Juniper
5 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe
6 1 (0.61%) Rally
6 1 (0.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.61%) Teradata
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