Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 27 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 -14
Contract jobs citing Banking 38 36 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.28% 5.84% 1.08%
As % of the General category 15.83% 26.28% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 6
Cardiff median daily rate £405 £351 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +15.37% -21.99%
10th Percentile £350 £112 £105
90th Percentile £575 £500 £400
South Wales median daily rate £405 £351 £321
% change year-on-year +15.38% +9.35% -17.69%
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 240 137 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 27.03% 22.24% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 106 121
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.34%
10th Percentile £275 £144 £234
90th Percentile £600 £500 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £26.25 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.35% -3.13% +35.82%
10th Percentile £12.23 £14.35 £14.40
90th Percentile £111.88 £27.25 £17.60
South Wales median hourly rate £16.25 £22.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +26.39% -14.29%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) .NET
3 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
4 8 (21.05%) Firewall
5 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
5 7 (18.42%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) Java
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
5 7 (18.42%) BDD
5 7 (18.42%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Microservices
6 6 (15.79%) OO
6 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
6 6 (15.79%) VPN
6 6 (15.79%) Spring
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (13.16%) CCSE
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) CCSA
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco
7 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
7 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
7 5 (13.16%) Check Point GAiA
8 4 (10.53%) RESTful
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) Defect Management

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 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) InVision
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
1 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) VPN
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) DSL
5 1 (2.63%) FTP
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) Ant
3 3 (7.89%) Gradle
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) JUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) TestNG
4 2 (5.26%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (5.26%) CF BOSH
4 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.63%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.63%) Protractor
5 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.89%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) Spring
3 4 (10.53%) RESTful
3 4 (10.53%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) REST
4 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
4 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) XML Schema
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
5 2 (5.26%) Middleware
5 2 (5.26%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) CSS3
6 1 (2.63%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) LESS
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Cloud Native
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) Fintech
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Check Point GAiA
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
3 7 (18.42%) BDD
3 7 (18.42%) DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) Microservices
4 6 (15.79%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) C#
1 7 (18.42%) Java
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) Groovy
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCSA
1 5 (13.16%) CCSE
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco
1 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Teradata