Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 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.

Banking
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 24 46
Rank change year-on-year -24 +22 -20
Contract jobs citing Banking 37 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.64% 5.64% 2.05%
As % of the General category 18.32% 25.76% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 8
Cardiff median daily rate £420 £351 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.66% +2.18% -3.51%
10th Percentile £341 £114 £295
90th Percentile £575 £501 £415
South Wales median daily rate £420 £351 £362
% change year-on-year +19.66% -3.04% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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

All General Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 202 132 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 25.31% 21.89% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 116 117
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.02% +2.25%
10th Percentile £285 £178 £234
90th Percentile £575 £519 £438
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Cardiff median hourly rate £10.75 £15.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.33% +9.09% +32.34%
10th Percentile £10.28 £14.30 £12.75
90th Percentile £11.43 £16.10 £30.53
South Wales median hourly rate £11.00 £23.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -52.17% +64.29% -9.68%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Cardiff

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Cardiff

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Cardiff

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Banking.

1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) Microservices
5 6 (16.22%) DevOps
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.22%) Spring
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.51%) BDD
6 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
6 5 (13.51%) .NET
7 4 (10.81%) C#
7 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
7 4 (10.81%) XML
7 4 (10.81%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) Cryptography
7 4 (10.81%) Retail Banking
7 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
7 4 (10.81%) Network Security
7 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
8 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
8 3 (8.11%) Cloud Native
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (8.11%) User Experience
8 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Gradle
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) InVision
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Ant
3 3 (8.11%) Gradle
3 3 (8.11%) JUnit
3 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) TestNG
4 2 (5.41%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (5.41%) CF BOSH
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) JMeter
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Design Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Spring
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) REST
4 3 (8.11%) SAML
4 3 (8.11%) SOAP
4 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) XML Schema
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) Apache FOP
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) Middleware
6 1 (2.70%) OAuth
6 1 (2.70%) OpenID
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Native
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Fintech
2 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Cyberattack
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Microservices
3 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) BDD
4 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.81%) Cryptography
5 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
5 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe
1 2 (5.41%) Citrix
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.41%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle