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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 25 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Banking 9 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.50% 6.57% -
As % of the General category 15.00% 26.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £515 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -30.12%
Banking
Merseyside

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
60 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.35% 24.82% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 10
Average daily rate £413 £421 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.07% +38.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £107 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) J2EE
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) Retail
4 3 (18.75%) Information Management
4 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
4 3 (18.75%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (12.50%) WFM
5 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) XML Messaging
5 2 (12.50%) Perforce
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) OLTP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) ERwin
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Perl Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Manager
3 2 (12.50%) PC Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Planning Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Application Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Teradata Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DB2 Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) XML Messaging
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) JAX-WS
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) JiBX
5 1 (6.25%) POJO
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) JDBC
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
5 1 (6.25%) WSDL
5 1 (6.25%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) zOS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Information Management
1 3 (18.75%) Data Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 2 (12.50%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) WFM
2 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) UML
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.25%) REXX
4 1 (6.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (12.50%) Perforce
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Verint
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft