The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 38 22 19
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3  
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 40 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.24% 6.20% 6.98%
As % of the General category 10.88% 18.60% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 27
Median daily rate £413 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £255 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -0.77% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £10.44 £10.44
% change year-on-year +24.16% -  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 193 215 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 29.74% 33.33% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 130 125
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £26.25 £35.00 £6.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +411.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Birmingham

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Birmingham

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Birmingham

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Banking.

1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
2 9 (19.57%) Retail Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Investment Management
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
5 6 (13.04%) Degree
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Back Office
6 5 (10.87%) SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) SAS
7 4 (8.70%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Windows
7 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.52%) Behavioural Change

Banking
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.17%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) SSH
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) DB2
2 3 (6.52%) QlikView
3 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.17%) Informix
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
2 9 (19.57%) Retail Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Back Office
5 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (4.35%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.35%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) LAMP
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) AS400
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Investment Management
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) Migration
3 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
4 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.52%) Behavioural Change
5 3 (6.52%) Change Control
5 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.52%) SDLC
5 3 (6.52%) Validation
5 3 (6.52%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) MUMPS
4 2 (4.35%) RPG
4 2 (4.35%) RPG IV
4 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) Korn
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (2.17%) CISM
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Basel II
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
1 1 (2.17%) PMO
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Control-M
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Teradata
3 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
3 2 (4.35%) Avaya
3 2 (4.35%) CA
3 2 (4.35%) EMC
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) NICE Systems
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) BMC
4 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) Juniper
4 1 (2.17%) NetApp
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