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 3 months to 25 April 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.

Banking
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 45 22
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23  
Contract jobs citing Banking 16 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.02% 3.54% 6.20%
As % of the General category 21.62% 10.57% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £362 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +1.79% -1.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £9.91 £10.44
% change year-on-year +79.15% -5.10%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 74 123 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 23.20% 33.51% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 95 52
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.29% +31.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 25 April 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Banking.

1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Docker
4 3 (12.00%) Coaching
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (8.00%) User Stories
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) OLAP
5 2 (8.00%) SAS
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis

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 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) OLAP
1 2 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Babel
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) gulp
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Mocha
2 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Manual Tester
3 4 (16.00%) UAT Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (12.00%) Project Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum Master
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Requirements Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Environment And Release Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Planner
6 1 (4.00%) SAP CO Trainer
6 1 (4.00%) SAP FI Trainer
6 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Node.js
1 2 (8.00%) React
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) Django
2 1 (4.00%) Durandal
2 1 (4.00%) Express
2 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Sass
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Scrum
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.00%) Kanban
4 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) User Stories
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile First
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (4.00%) SAP