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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 22 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 17 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.68% 3.26% 6.37%
As % of the General category 23.61% 12.24% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
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£425 £503 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% +55.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £140 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-49.68% -
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
72 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.83% 26.63% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 29
Average daily rate £413 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £160 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £10.00 £32.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.46% +227.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
- -3.05%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 11 £425 -15.42% 2
Bootle - 2 £450 -
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Information Management
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) Server Building
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) FATCA
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (8.70%) Xen
5 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
5 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) OLAP
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) OLTP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ERwin
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) PC Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Teradata Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DB2 Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Planning Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) XML Messaging
1 2 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) zOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
1 3 (13.04%) Information Management
1 3 (13.04%) Server Building
2 2 (8.70%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
2 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
2 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
2 2 (8.70%) ETL
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
2 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
2 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.35%) REXX
2 1 (4.35%) JCL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) ACCA
1 1 (4.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) FATCA
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) XenApp
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.70%) Xen
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata
4 1 (4.35%) Verint
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
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