Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wholesale Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wholesale Banking over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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.

Wholesale Banking
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 827 816 808
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +24
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 25 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.028% 0.025%
As % of the General category 0.076% 0.072% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 14
England median daily rate £538 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £357 £388 £395
90th Percentile £676 £675 £600
UK median daily rate £538 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +13.16% +8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Wholesale 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 33,059 35,987 32,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 36.27% 38.98% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,064 24,204 22,065
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £265
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 712 805 826
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.63% +4.86% -3.85%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.11 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.24% +4.43% -5.66%

Wholesale Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Wholesale Banking in England

Wholesale Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wholesale Banking in England

Wholesale Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wholesale Banking in England

Wholesale Banking
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 19 £588 +22.08% 3
North West - 6 £362 -
North of England - 6 £362 -
Wholesale Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Wholesale 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 England region with a requirement for Wholesale Banking.

1 25 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Spring
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Retail
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) JUnit
6 6 (24.00%) QA
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.00%) Back Office
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Java EE
8 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Akka
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) React
8 4 (16.00%) Java 8
9 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (12.00%) SWIFT
9 3 (12.00%) WebSockets
9 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (12.00%) KDB
9 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (12.00%) Unix

Wholesale Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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%) GlassFish
1 2 (8.00%) JCAPS
1 2 (8.00%) Mule
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Misys Midas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) KDB
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Retail
4 5 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) FX Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Payments Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Payments Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Pricing Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Spring
2 4 (16.00%) Akka
2 4 (16.00%) Java EE
2 4 (16.00%) React
2 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) WebSockets
4 2 (8.00%) DOM
4 2 (8.00%) JDBC
4 2 (8.00%) JMS
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) SAX
4 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (8.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Swim Lanes
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) Java 8
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) XPath
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) OCPJP
1 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle