The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Corporate Banking in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Corporate Banking over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Corporate Banking
Rank 109 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Corporate Banking 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.24% 0.82% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Average daily rate
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- £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
726 610 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.99% 31.07% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 276 335
Average daily rate £350 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 52 35
Average hourly rate £33.94 £26.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.05% -17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £11.74 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Corporate Banking
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Corporate Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Corporate Banking across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Corporate Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Corporate 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 Corporate Banking across the West Midlands region.

Corporate Banking Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Corporate Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Corporate Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Corporate Banking.

1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Wealth Management
2 8 (88.89%) Fund Management
2 8 (88.89%) Business Transformation
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) BCP
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Compaq
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Corporate Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Corporate Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Corporate Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
1 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Wealth Management
2 8 (88.89%) Fund Management
2 8 (88.89%) Business Transformation
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) BCP
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Compaq
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco