The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 86 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 51 80 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.77% 3.13% 3.19%
As % of the General category 7.04% 10.01% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 37
Median daily rate £406 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -28.00%
Banking
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
724 799 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.14% 31.26% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 462 322
Median daily rate £380 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 71
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Banking
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Birmingham -7 35 £400 +1.91% 11
Coventry -11 5 £463 +11.50%
Warwickshire -4 4 £406 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £338 -
Wolverhampton -1 1 - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 71 (68.27%) Finance
2 30 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (20.19%) Investment Banking
4 19 (18.27%) Project Management
5 17 (16.35%) Business Analysis
6 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.46%) PRINCE2
8 12 (11.54%) Oracle
8 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 12 (11.54%) Retail
9 11 (10.58%) Degree
9 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
9 11 (10.58%) Java
9 11 (10.58%) SQL
9 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (8.65%) Informatica
11 9 (8.65%) CRM
11 9 (8.65%) Windows
11 9 (8.65%) Reference Data
12 8 (7.69%) Retail Banking
12 8 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (7.69%) Unix
12 8 (7.69%) ITIL
13 7 (6.73%) IBM
13 7 (6.73%) Perl
13 7 (6.73%) Migration
14 6 (5.77%) Data Management
14 6 (5.77%) MS Office
15 5 (4.81%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (3.85%) JBoss
1 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 4 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.77%) MS Office
4 5 (4.81%) MS Project
5 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.92%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.92%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.96%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
1 5 (4.81%) Wireless
2 3 (2.88%) Firewall
2 3 (2.88%) LAN
2 3 (2.88%) WAN
3 2 (1.92%) SSH
3 2 (1.92%) SSL
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.85%) DB2
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.96%) QlikView
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Log4j
2 1 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (68.27%) Finance
2 21 (20.19%) Investment Banking
3 12 (11.54%) Retail
4 8 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.81%) Back Office
5 5 (4.81%) Front Office
6 2 (1.92%) Billing
6 2 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) Analyst
2 20 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 16 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 16 (15.38%) Consultant
4 12 (11.54%) Banking Analyst
5 7 (6.73%) Developer
5 7 (6.73%) Informatica Consultant
6 6 (5.77%) Architect
6 6 (5.77%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Change Manager
7 5 (4.81%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.81%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Java Consultant
9 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (2.88%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) Web Services
2 4 (3.85%) CSS
2 4 (3.85%) HTML
2 4 (3.85%) Java EE
2 4 (3.85%) JMS
2 4 (3.85%) JSP
2 4 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) .NET
3 1 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.96%) Apache CXF
3 1 (0.96%) J2EE
3 1 (0.96%) RESTful
3 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.65%) Reference Data
3 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.81%) Derivative
3 5 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.81%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (3.85%) Fintech
5 3 (2.88%) Equities
5 3 (2.88%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.88%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.96%) Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Windows
2 8 (7.69%) Unix
3 4 (3.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) AIX
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.92%) Solaris
5 2 (1.92%) SUSE
5 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (18.27%) Project Management
3 17 (16.35%) Business Analysis
4 14 (13.46%) PRINCE2
5 9 (8.65%) CRM
6 8 (7.69%) ITIL
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
8 6 (5.77%) Data Management
9 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (3.85%) Investment Management
9 4 (3.85%) Requirements Management
9 4 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (3.85%) TDD
9 4 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 4 (3.85%) Time Management
9 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.58%) Java
1 11 (10.58%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) Perl
3 2 (1.92%) C
3 2 (1.92%) C++
3 2 (1.92%) Korn
3 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) C#
4 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.96%) Python
4 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
4 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.96%) CISSP
5 1 (0.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle
3 9 (8.65%) Informatica
4 7 (6.73%) IBM
5 4 (3.85%) Cisco
5 4 (3.85%) Dell
5 4 (3.85%) Misys
6 3 (2.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Avaya
7 2 (1.92%) BMC
7 2 (1.92%) Citrix
7 2 (1.92%) EMC
7 2 (1.92%) iManage
7 2 (1.92%) Lotus
7 2 (1.92%) NICE Systems
7 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (0.96%) IronPort
8 1 (0.96%) Talend
8 1 (0.96%) VMware
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