The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile 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 Mobile Banking over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Banking
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mobile Banking 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.47% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
144 105 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.57% 25.55% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 57 37
Average daily rate £350 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £261 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.75 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.00 £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Mobile Banking
Wales

Mobile Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Mobile Banking Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Mobile Banking
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Mobile Banking Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Mobile 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 Mobile Banking within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
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Mobile Banking
Wales

Mobile Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (87.50%) SoapUI
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Ant
3 6 (75.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (50.00%) eggPlant
4 4 (50.00%) 4G
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) Toad
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) J2ME
4 4 (50.00%) WAP
4 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (50.00%) Apple
4 4 (50.00%) Sun

Mobile Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) 3G
1 4 (50.00%) 2G
1 4 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Ant
1 7 (87.50%) SoapUI
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (50.00%) eggPlant
2 4 (50.00%) Toad
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
3 3 (37.50%) JBehave
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Hudson
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) QA Leader
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Test Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) J2ME
2 4 (50.00%) WAP
2 4 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Management
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) XQuery
2 3 (37.50%) XPath
2 3 (37.50%) Groovy
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 4 (50.00%) Sun