Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 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
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 52 34
Rank change year-on-year +27 -18 -16
Contract jobs citing Banking 36 6 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.92% 1.08% 5.88%
As % of the General category 26.28% 4.08% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 6 50
Cardiff median daily rate £351 £304 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.37% -20.77% -9.11%
10th Percentile £113 £105 £185
90th Percentile £500 £400 £451
South Wales median daily rate £351 £321 £384
% change year-on-year +9.35% -16.41% -4.00%
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 137 147 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.53% 26.49% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 124 202
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.34% -5.07%
10th Percentile £145 £235 £201
90th Percentile £500 £475 £450
South Wales median daily rate £380 £388 £370
% change year-on-year -1.94% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +35.82% -41.10%
10th Percentile £14.35 £14.40 £9.43
90th Percentile £27.25 £17.60 £15.28
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year -16.67% -12.11% +2.40%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 7 (19.44%) Credit Risk
6 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
7 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (16.67%) Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.89%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) HTML
8 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.89%) CSS
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.11%) Java
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) ATM
9 4 (11.11%) Node.js
9 4 (11.11%) CSS3
9 4 (11.11%) HTML5
9 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 4 (11.11%) Ajax
9 4 (11.11%) JSON
9 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 4 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria

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 (2.78%) SAS
1 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP BPC
1 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.78%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Grunt
1 3 (8.33%) gulp
1 3 (8.33%) JMeter
1 3 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) ATM Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) SAP CO Trainer
5 3 (8.33%) SAP FI Trainer
5 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Trainer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Trainer
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Ajax
2 4 (11.11%) CSS3
2 4 (11.11%) HTML5
2 4 (11.11%) JSON
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache FOP
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.78%) React
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Credit Risk
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) AIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
8 4 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
9 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Perforce
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau