The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wholesale Banking in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wholesale Banking over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wholesale Banking
Rank 631 645 629
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 14 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.071% 0.072% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 3
Median daily rate £488 £520 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £337 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £620 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19719 23566 21480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.50% 40.22% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13070 14996 13178
Median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 646 527
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Wholesale Banking
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wholesale Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the UK.

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the UK.

Wholesale Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
England +3 13 £488 -6.15% 4
London -26 11 £525 +1.05% 4
City of London +19 1 £450 -13.37% 3
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
North West - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Wholesale Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wholesale Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Wholesale Banking.

1 28 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (14.29%) JUnit
6 4 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) JMS
6 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 4 (14.29%) ATDD
6 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.29%) Akka
6 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (14.29%) Java EE
6 4 (14.29%) jMock
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Spring
6 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
6 4 (14.29%) Ajax
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Programming
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.29%) System Integration Testing

Wholesale Banking
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) IMS/DB
2 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 4 (14.29%) jMock
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 28 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Billing
5 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Business Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Payments Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) AML Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Ajax
1 4 (14.29%) Akka
1 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 4 (14.29%) Java EE
1 4 (14.29%) JMS
1 4 (14.29%) jQuery
1 4 (14.29%) Spring
1 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) ATDD
3 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 3 (10.71%) Fund Management
4 3 (10.71%) Market Making
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.57%) COBOL
3 1 (3.57%) JCL
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) R
3 1 (3.57%) REXX
3 1 (3.57%) RPG
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CFA
1 1 (3.57%) CISA
1 1 (3.57%) MBA
1 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SEPA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Informatica
2 1 (3.57%) Perforce
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau