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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK / Wales
Rank 51 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 12 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.97% 1.85% 1.96%
As % of the General category 9.45% 9.17% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 13
Median daily rate £190 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.89% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £361 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £432 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

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
127 120 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.82% 20.13% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 99 110
Median daily rate £400 £363 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £194 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.13 £32.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.35% +85.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £17.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £51.34 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 January 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 January 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 +15 9 £190 -52.50% 3
West Wales - 3 £375 -
North Wales - 1 £105 -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) ATM
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) EPoS
5 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) iPad
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) zOS
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) MS Office
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering

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 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) ATM Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Manual Tester
2 3 (18.75%) UAT Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Commissioning Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Environment And Release Manager
3 2 (12.50%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) EPoS Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Lotus