The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK / Wales
Rank 48 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing Banking 17 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.51% 1.96% 3.17%
As % of the General category 11.26% 8.55% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 20
Median daily rate £190 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.08% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £12.50 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +19.73%

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

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
151 152 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.34% 22.89% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 121 107
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £54.03 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.98% +140.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £28.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £68.50 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Banking
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +22 16 £190 -53.08% 4
North Wales - 1 £105 -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Banking.

1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
4 2 (9.52%) Release Management
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
4 2 (9.52%) SAS
4 2 (9.52%) ATM
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Blockchain
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) ISEB
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) zOS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) SQL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) OLAP
1 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (9.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Manual Tester
3 4 (19.05%) UAT Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
4 3 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (9.52%) ATM Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Environment And Release Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Planner
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Officer
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Budget Control
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Lotus
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