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 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 25 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.83% 4.15% 3.39%
As % of the General category 9.68% 13.79% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate £375 £338 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +159.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+43.67% -4.83%
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
93 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.57% 30.05% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 27
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -21.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) iPad
4 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
6 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
7 6 (18.75%) Patch Management
7 6 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (18.75%) Splunk
7 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 6 (18.75%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) Ansible
7 6 (18.75%) Puppet
7 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
7 6 (18.75%) Node.js
7 6 (18.75%) Data Management
7 6 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
8 5 (15.63%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) Gerrit
8 5 (15.63%) Grunt
8 5 (15.63%) ELK Stack
9 4 (12.50%) React
9 4 (12.50%) Data Centre

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (18.75%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Confluence
4 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) IaaS
1 3 (9.38%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (15.63%) Gerrit
3 5 (15.63%) Grunt
4 4 (12.50%) gulp
5 3 (9.38%) JIRA
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Banking Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Angular Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) UI Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Web Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Resource Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) ELK Stack
2 4 (12.50%) React
3 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.38%) Java EE
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.13%) ATL
5 1 (3.13%) Browserify
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) EJB
5 1 (3.13%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.13%) Express
5 1 (3.13%) hapi
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) iPad
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
3 3 (9.38%) Wiki
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.88%) Open Source
3 6 (18.75%) Data Management
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Patch Management
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Converged Infrastructure
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (9.38%) Web Operations
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.25%) WFM
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) Perl
2 6 (18.75%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) C
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCA
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (9.38%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Ansible
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) EdgeSight
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Splunk
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
2 4 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) IBM