Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Banking Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Banking Analyst
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 92 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 -24 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Banking Analyst 14 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.90% 0.72% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.75% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 15
Birmingham median daily rate £275 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% -3.45%
10th Percentile £228 £223 £342
90th Percentile £344 £328 £423
West Midlands median daily rate £275 £275 £358
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1474 1464 1310
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.25% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 937 820
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £395 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +7.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £216 £220 £210
90th Percentile £523 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 53 63
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% +8.15%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.32 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.63 £27.15 £39.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +5.72%

Banking Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Banking Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Banking Analyst in Birmingham

Banking Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking Analyst in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking Analyst in Birmingham

Banking Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking Analyst in Birmingham

Banking Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Banking Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Banking Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (57.14%) Retail Banking
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) QA
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) VBA
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (7.14%) MS Access
6 1 (7.14%) SMS
6 1 (7.14%) Misys
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Retail

Banking Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (57.14%) Retail Banking
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Market Making
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) GoldenSource
1 1 (7.14%) Misys