Period
to 23 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 44 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -32
Contract jobs citing Banking 26 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.51% 2.85% 3.34%
As % of the General category 18.84% 12.08% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 27
Cardiff median daily rate £394 £190 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +107.24% -53.09% +0.62%
10th Percentile £115 £149 £360
90th Percentile £500 £438 £465
South Wales median daily rate £394 £190 £405
% change year-on-year +107.24% -53.09% +1.25%
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 138 149 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 18.65% 23.58% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 128 199
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.36% -5.07%
10th Percentile £123 £189 £223
90th Percentile £500 £511 £450
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £30.00 £25.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% +57.81% -28.89%
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £54.00
% change year-on-year +175.00% -62.96% +208.57%

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 February 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 February 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 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
6 6 (23.08%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
7 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
7 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) JMeter
7 5 (19.23%) Law
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Retail Banking
9 3 (11.54%) SAP BPC
9 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
9 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
9 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (11.54%) TDD
9 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
9 3 (11.54%) SAP

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 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP BPC
1 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
1 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
1 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) ATM
2 1 (3.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JMeter
2 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Law
3 4 (15.38%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Banking Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Banking Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) SAP CO Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) SAP FI Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) Trainer
5 2 (7.69%) ATM Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (3.85%) GDPR Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.85%) Apache FOP
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) AIX
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
3 8 (30.77%) BDD
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
5 6 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
6 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) TDD
9 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Groovy
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle