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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 41 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 25 80 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.63% 12.54% 10.40%
As % of the General category 20.00% 36.53% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 28
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£341 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £276 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £495 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -30.12%
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
125 219 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.15% 34.33% 38.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 148 95
Average daily rate £356 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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
Cardiff -9 24 £342 -10.00% 6
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 40 (85.11%) Finance
2 18 (38.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (29.79%) Project Management
4 12 (25.53%) Retail
5 11 (23.40%) ISEB
6 8 (17.02%) AS400
7 6 (12.77%) Windows
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Retail Banking
8 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
8 5 (10.64%) Test Planning
9 4 (8.51%) Change Management
9 4 (8.51%) UML
9 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.38%) Migration
10 3 (6.38%) MS Project
10 3 (6.38%) SQL
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
10 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.38%) SDLC
10 3 (6.38%) iSeries
11 2 (4.26%) Time Management
11 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
11 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.26%) WCF

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (4.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Project
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) SPSS
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
1 1 (2.13%) SAN
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 40 (85.11%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Retail
3 6 (12.77%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Tester
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) AS400 Support
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.26%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) DBA
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
1 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.26%) WCF
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) AS400
2 3 (6.38%) iSeries
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.64%) Test Planning
5 4 (8.51%) Change Management
5 4 (8.51%) UML
6 3 (6.38%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) SDLC
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
7 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) MVC
8 1 (2.13%) OO
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.13%) RPG
3 1 (2.13%) RPG/400
3 1 (2.13%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) ISEB
2 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) CISA
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
2 1 (2.13%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) HP
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Cognos
2 1 (2.13%) Informatica
2 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (2.13%) Teradata
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