The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
North West / Manchester
Rank 26 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 74 131 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.52% 7.39% 6.56%
As % of the General category 17.92% 23.43% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 91 36
Median daily rate £361 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £12.50 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +19.73%

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
413 559 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.80% 31.55% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 328 326
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.99 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.89% -0.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £17.81 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.78 £33.70 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £425 - 1
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 59 (44.70%) Finance
2 25 (18.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (15.91%) Retail
4 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.64%) Oracle
6 15 (11.36%) ITIL
6 15 (11.36%) Migration
7 14 (10.61%) Java
7 14 (10.61%) SQL
7 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (10.61%) Data Centre
8 13 (9.85%) HTML
8 13 (9.85%) Windows
8 13 (9.85%) Spring
9 12 (9.09%) Project Management
9 12 (9.09%) SOAP
10 11 (8.33%) Web Services
10 11 (8.33%) Linux
10 11 (8.33%) JavaScript
11 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
11 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.58%) AngularJS
11 10 (7.58%) JPA
11 10 (7.58%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (6.82%) HTML5
12 9 (6.82%) Programme Management
12 9 (6.82%) JUnit
12 9 (6.82%) Unix
12 9 (6.82%) CSS
13 8 (6.06%) AIX

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.03%) JBoss
4 3 (2.27%) SAS
5 2 (1.52%) Apache
5 2 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.52%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) CICS
6 1 (0.76%) Mule
6 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.79%) MS Office
2 4 (3.03%) MS Project
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) HTTP
1 3 (2.27%) SSL
2 2 (1.52%) Firewall
2 2 (1.52%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) ATM
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) LAN
3 1 (0.76%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) SAN
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle Database
1 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.27%) DB2
4 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.52%) GIS
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.76%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.76%) MS Access
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.82%) JUnit
2 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.52%) Grunt
4 2 (1.52%) gulp
4 2 (1.52%) Hudson
4 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.52%) JBehave
4 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.52%) JIRA
4 2 (1.52%) JMeter
4 2 (1.52%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.52%) Maven
4 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.76%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.76%) Firebug
5 1 (0.76%) JProfiler
5 1 (0.76%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.76%) The Grinder
5 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 59 (44.70%) Finance
2 21 (15.91%) Retail
3 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.27%) Legal
6 3 (2.27%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (20.45%) Analyst
2 21 (15.91%) Developer
3 15 (11.36%) Consultant
4 13 (9.85%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.85%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.82%) Administrator
7 8 (6.06%) Architect
8 5 (3.79%) DBA
8 5 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (3.79%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.79%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.03%) Banking Project Manager
9 4 (3.03%) Compliance Business Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Data Centre Architect
9 4 (3.03%) Middleware Administrator
9 4 (3.03%) Migration Architect
9 4 (3.03%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Regulatory Compliance Business Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.85%) HTML
1 13 (9.85%) Spring
2 12 (9.09%) SOAP
3 11 (8.33%) Web Services
4 10 (7.58%) AngularJS
4 10 (7.58%) JPA
5 9 (6.82%) CSS
5 9 (6.82%) HTML5
6 8 (6.06%) J2EE
6 8 (6.06%) JSON
7 7 (5.30%) CSS3
7 7 (5.30%) Middleware
8 6 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.55%) Java EE
8 6 (4.55%) REST
8 6 (4.55%) Spring Boot
9 4 (3.03%) FIXML
9 4 (3.03%) XML
10 3 (2.27%) jQuery
10 3 (2.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.03%) Clustering
4 4 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.27%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.27%) PMI
6 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Derivative
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Fintech
7 1 (0.76%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.85%) Windows
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
3 9 (6.82%) Unix
4 8 (6.06%) AIX
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Solaris
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.36%) ITIL
3 15 (11.36%) Migration
4 12 (9.09%) Project Management
5 10 (7.58%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
6 9 (6.82%) Programme Management
7 8 (6.06%) Service Management
8 7 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.55%) Business Transformation
9 6 (4.55%) DNA
9 6 (4.55%) OO
9 6 (4.55%) Process Improvement
9 6 (4.55%) Re-Platforming
9 6 (4.55%) TDD
9 6 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.79%) Scrum
10 5 (3.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.61%) Java
1 14 (10.61%) SQL
2 11 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.52%) C
4 2 (1.52%) ES6
4 2 (1.52%) Jython
4 2 (1.52%) VBScript
5 1 (0.76%) COBOL
5 1 (0.76%) JCL
5 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.27%) ISEB
2 3 (2.27%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.52%) Degree
3 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) CISM
4 1 (0.76%) CISSP
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MCSA
4 1 (0.76%) MCSE
4 1 (0.76%) PgMP
4 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) SCCM
2 4 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.03%) WSUS
3 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.52%) SCOM
4 2 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.76%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) Oracle
2 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.30%) HP
4 6 (4.55%) Citrix
5 4 (3.03%) IBM
5 4 (3.03%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.03%) Perforce
6 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.27%) Veritas
7 2 (1.52%) Lotus
7 2 (1.52%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.52%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) BT
8 1 (0.76%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.76%) Sencha
8 1 (0.76%) Sybase
8 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.76%) VMware
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