The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Banking in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Banking over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Banking
Rank 148 139 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing Mobile Banking 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £444 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £395 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-14.70% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Banking
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1255 909 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 33.01% 28.09% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 525 478
Average daily rate £400 £364 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 40 52
Average hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.72 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Banking across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Banking across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Mobile Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire -5 3 £463 +8.82%
Manchester - 1 £265 -
Mobile Banking
England

Mobile Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Banking.

1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (33.33%) JBoss
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Java

Mobile Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Banking Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Digital Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) VMware