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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 76 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Contract jobs citing Banking 72 83 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.28% 3.48% 2.91%
As % of the General category 8.47% 10.27% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 39
Median daily rate £378 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £499 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.07 £10.44 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+82.66% -53.60%
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
850 808 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.86% 33.91% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 508 339
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 57
Median hourly rate £21.50 £31.44 £33.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.61% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £15.00 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -21 32 £375 +2.73% 13
Warwickshire +4 11 £435 -13.00% 1
Coventry -20 8 £451 +8.55%
Solihull - 2 £263 - 3
Wolverhampton -2 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £325 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 100 (80.65%) Finance
2 31 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (19.35%) Project Management
4 23 (18.55%) Oracle
5 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 19 (15.32%) Java
6 19 (15.32%) SQL
6 19 (15.32%) IBM
7 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
8 17 (13.71%) HTML
8 17 (13.71%) CSS
8 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2
9 16 (12.90%) Web Development
10 15 (12.10%) Retail
10 15 (12.10%) Web Services
11 14 (11.29%) XML
11 14 (11.29%) JSP
11 14 (11.29%) DB2
11 14 (11.29%) JBoss
11 14 (11.29%) WebLogic
11 14 (11.29%) Misys
11 14 (11.29%) Tomcat
11 14 (11.29%) JMS
11 14 (11.29%) WebLogic Portal
11 14 (11.29%) Log4j
11 14 (11.29%) Back Office
11 14 (11.29%) TDD
11 14 (11.29%) Java EE
11 14 (11.29%) WebSphere
11 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills

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 14 (11.29%) JBoss
1 14 (11.29%) Tomcat
1 14 (11.29%) WebLogic
1 14 (11.29%) WebLogic Portal
1 14 (11.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.61%) CMS
3 2 (1.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.65%) MS Project
3 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.03%) SAP FI
1 5 (4.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.42%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) Firewall
1 3 (2.42%) Internet
1 3 (2.42%) LAN
1 3 (2.42%) WAN
1 3 (2.42%) Wireless
2 2 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) DB2
3 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.61%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.61%) Big Data
6 2 (1.61%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Log4j
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (80.65%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Retail
3 14 (11.29%) Back Office
4 13 (10.48%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.65%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (20.16%) Analyst
1 25 (20.16%) Consultant
2 23 (18.55%) Project Manager
3 13 (10.48%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Developer
5 10 (8.06%) Banking Analyst
6 9 (7.26%) IT Manager
6 9 (7.26%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (6.45%) Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Java Consultant
8 7 (5.65%) Informatica Consultant
8 7 (5.65%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.03%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Product Owner
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Banking Project Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Change Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) CSS
1 17 (13.71%) HTML
2 15 (12.10%) Web Services
3 14 (11.29%) Java EE
3 14 (11.29%) JMS
3 14 (11.29%) JSP
3 14 (11.29%) XML
4 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.42%) CSS3
4 3 (2.42%) HTML5
4 3 (2.42%) J2EE
5 1 (0.81%) .NET
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.81%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.81%) Django
5 1 (0.81%) LAMP
5 1 (0.81%) RESTful
5 1 (0.81%) SOAP
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.26%) Reference Data
3 8 (6.45%) Virtual Team
4 6 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.03%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (3.23%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.81%) EPoS
9 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Windows
2 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.61%) Linux
3 2 (1.61%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) AIX
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (19.35%) Project Management
3 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
4 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2
5 16 (12.90%) Web Development
6 14 (11.29%) TDD
7 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.26%) CRM
8 9 (7.26%) Migration
9 6 (4.84%) Analytics
10 5 (4.03%) Change Control
10 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.03%) Product Management
10 5 (4.03%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.03%) Software Testing
10 5 (4.03%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (4.03%) TOGAF
10 5 (4.03%) User Stories
11 4 (3.23%) Requirements Management
11 4 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) Java
1 19 (15.32%) SQL
2 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.61%) C
3 2 (1.61%) C#
3 2 (1.61%) C++
3 2 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.81%) VBScript
4 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (7.26%) Degree
3 7 (5.65%) ISEB
4 3 (2.42%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.61%) MCSE
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) Basel II
1 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.81%) MiFID
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.81%) SCCM
1 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) Oracle
2 19 (15.32%) IBM
3 14 (11.29%) Misys
4 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.26%) Informatica
6 6 (4.84%) SAP
7 4 (3.23%) Cisco
8 3 (2.42%) Dell
9 2 (1.61%) Adobe
9 2 (1.61%) Cognos
9 2 (1.61%) Netezza
9 2 (1.61%) VMware
10 1 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.81%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.81%) EMC
10 1 (0.81%) NetApp
10 1 (0.81%) Sybase
10 1 (0.81%) Symantec
10 1 (0.81%) Talend
10 1 (0.81%) Teradata
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intech 7
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 4 days ago