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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
England / West Midlands
Rank 87 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Contract jobs citing Banking 36 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.49% 2.17% 3.11%
As % of the General category 4.83% 7.72% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 47
Median daily rate £413 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £264 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £679
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
745 674 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.86% 28.18% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 372 379
Median daily rate £413 £415 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 39
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.25 £28.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% -24.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.82 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £34.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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
Birmingham -13 21 £413 +14.58% 8
Warwickshire +1 6 £450 -12.62%
Coventry -11 4 £278 -
Solihull -6 1 £400 -3.03% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £388 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 77 (70.64%) Finance
2 29 (26.61%) Retail
3 17 (15.60%) Project Management
3 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (14.68%) SQL
4 16 (14.68%) Oracle
5 15 (13.76%) Retail Banking
6 14 (12.84%) SAP
7 10 (9.17%) Migration
7 10 (9.17%) Degree
8 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.26%) Java
8 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (7.34%) Windows
9 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (7.34%) MS Visio
9 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.34%) IBM
9 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
10 7 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (6.42%) Change Management
10 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.42%) Data Management
11 6 (5.50%) SAP FSCM
11 6 (5.50%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.50%) Analytics
11 6 (5.50%) SAP CO
11 6 (5.50%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.50%) SAP FI/CO

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 6 (5.50%) SAS
2 4 (3.67%) Apache
2 4 (3.67%) JBoss
2 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.75%) IIS
3 3 (2.75%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS Office
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) SAP CO
1 6 (5.50%) SAP FI
1 6 (5.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (5.50%) SAP FSCM
2 5 (4.59%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.83%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.92%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Network Security
2 3 (2.75%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) ATM
3 2 (1.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.83%) SSL
4 1 (0.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.92%) IMAP
4 1 (0.92%) LAN
4 1 (0.92%) LDAP
4 1 (0.92%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.92%) Skype
4 1 (0.92%) SMS
4 1 (0.92%) SMTP
4 1 (0.92%) SSH
4 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.67%) Big Data
3 4 (3.67%) DB2
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.75%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.83%) DataStage
5 2 (1.83%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.83%) Informix
5 2 (1.83%) QlikView
5 2 (1.83%) QualityStage
5 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.92%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.92%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Log4j
2 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 77 (70.64%) Finance
2 29 (26.61%) Retail
3 15 (13.76%) Retail Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.50%) Marketing
5 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.59%) Back Office
7 4 (3.67%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.83%) Legal
8 2 (1.83%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Automotive
9 1 (0.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.92%) German Language
9 1 (0.92%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (34.86%) Analyst
2 20 (18.35%) Business Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.26%) Banking Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Agile Test Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) IT Manager
10 4 (3.67%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Process Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Manager
11 3 (2.75%) Automation Architect
11 3 (2.75%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) Risk Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) HTML
2 4 (3.67%) CSS
3 3 (2.75%) J2EE
3 3 (2.75%) LAMP
4 2 (1.83%) .NET
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (1.83%) Java EE
4 2 (1.83%) JMS
4 2 (1.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.83%) JSP
4 2 (1.83%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.83%) Web Services
4 2 (1.83%) XML
5 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.92%) HTML5
5 1 (0.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.59%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.92%) EPoS
7 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Unix
3 3 (2.75%) Android
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.92%) AIX
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Solaris
5 1 (0.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (15.60%) Project Management
1 17 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (9.17%) Migration
3 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
4 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.42%) Change Management
5 7 (6.42%) Data Management
5 7 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.50%) Analytics
6 6 (5.50%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.50%) Investment Management
6 6 (5.50%) Programme Management
6 6 (5.50%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (5.50%) Waterfall
7 5 (4.59%) Data Governance
7 5 (4.59%) Data Mapping
7 5 (4.59%) SDLC
7 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) SQL
2 9 (8.26%) Java
3 6 (5.50%) MUMPS
4 4 (3.67%) C
5 3 (2.75%) Perl
6 2 (1.83%) C#
6 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) PHP
6 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.83%) VBA
7 1 (0.92%) C++
7 1 (0.92%) Korn
7 1 (0.92%) Python
7 1 (0.92%) R
7 1 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) ISEB
3 1 (0.92%) CISM
3 1 (0.92%) CISSP
3 1 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) Basel II
1 4 (3.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.75%) GDPR
2 3 (2.75%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) Control-M
2 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Oracle
2 14 (12.84%) SAP
3 8 (7.34%) IBM
4 4 (3.67%) Teradata
5 3 (2.75%) Avaya
5 3 (2.75%) HP
5 3 (2.75%) Informatica
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.83%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.83%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.83%) Cognos
6 2 (1.83%) EMC
6 2 (1.83%) Misys
6 2 (1.83%) Netezza
6 2 (1.83%) NICE Systems
6 2 (1.83%) Pega
6 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.92%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.92%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
Birmingham
Global Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago