The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 20 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Banking 18 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.71% 3.19% 7.60%
As % of the General category 27.27% 9.09% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £503 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
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 Liverpool region.

General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 66 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.95% 35.11% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 32
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 £32.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.59% +227.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.04%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) CSS3
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) XML Messaging
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) XML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) OLTP
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) ERwin
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) PC Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Resource Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) HTML5
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) XML Messaging
2 2 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) zOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) ETL
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) Information Management
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.55%) REXX
3 1 (4.55%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (4.55%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase
3 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) Verint
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica