The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 53 51 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Contract jobs citing Banking 4 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.73% 3.42% 8.02%
As % of the General category 3.20% 14.72% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 22 42
Median daily rate £361 £378 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.56% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £450 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+78.78% +50.00%
Banking
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
125 163 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.69% 23.25% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 132 116
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £217 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.25 £25.60 £120.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Banking
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Newport - 2 - -
Cardiff 0 1 £321 -15.02% 2
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Banking.

1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) SAS
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) ATM
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (18.18%) EPoS
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) MS Access
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
1 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) MS Access
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ATM Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Commissioning Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) EPoS Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Economics
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft