The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 26 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 17 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.18% 5.78% 3.26%
As % of the General category 22.37% 25.56% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Median daily rate £366 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £130 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £480 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.07 £10.44 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+82.66% -53.60%
Banking
North West

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

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 90 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.17% 22.61% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 38
Median daily rate £366 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £521 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool -2 16 £366 -14.00%
Bootle +1 3 - -
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Banking.

1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 10 (24.39%) DB2
4 9 (21.95%) Windows
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (19.51%) CICS
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
7 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 6 (14.63%) Migration
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 6 (14.63%) SCOM
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.20%) SWIFT
9 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
9 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.76%) Citrix
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (7.32%) JIRA
10 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (7.32%) SCCM
10 3 (7.32%) Spring
10 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.32%) Java

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (19.51%) CICS
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) SAS
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) IaaS
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) DB2
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) OLTP
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Project Manager
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Server Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC Manager
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Spring
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) Autofac
2 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) SAML
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) SWIFT
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) EPoS
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Project Management
2 6 (14.63%) Change Management
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.76%) SDLC
5 3 (7.32%) Analytics
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.88%) Coaching
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.88%) Operations Management
6 2 (4.88%) Project Governance
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) COBOL
3 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) JCL
4 1 (2.44%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) CCA
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCOM
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) EdgeSight
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.44%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Citrix
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) OpenText
5 1 (2.44%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.44%) Teradata