Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 76 40 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 45.51% 45.98% 62.55%
As % of the General category 74.51% 74.07% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 139
Knutsford median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £310 £313 £303
90th Percentile £511 £469 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year -25.71% - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 102 54 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 61.08% 62.07% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 155
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% -4.12% -
10th Percentile £278 £313 £309
90th Percentile £500 £459 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £411 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +2.75% -5.82% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.57% -37.78% +18.42%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Knutsford

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Knutsford

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Knutsford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Knutsford

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking in Knutsford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Banking.

1 50 (65.79%) Finance
2 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.05%) Scrum
4 15 (19.74%) Java
5 14 (18.42%) Web Services
6 13 (17.11%) TDD
7 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
8 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
8 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
8 11 (14.47%) Oracle
8 11 (14.47%) Retail Banking
9 10 (13.16%) Spring
9 10 (13.16%) Linux
9 10 (13.16%) SOAP
9 10 (13.16%) REST
9 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
10 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
10 9 (11.84%) Spring Boot
10 9 (11.84%) OO
10 9 (11.84%) Perforce
10 9 (11.84%) Hibernate
11 8 (10.53%) Java EE
11 8 (10.53%) SQL
11 8 (10.53%) JUnit
11 8 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
11 8 (10.53%) Data Protection
11 8 (10.53%) JPA
12 7 (9.21%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (9.21%) Project Management

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 3 (3.95%) JBoss
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) Mule
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (1.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.32%) Essbase
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.53%) JUnit
3 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.95%) Gradle
4 3 (3.95%) JIRA
4 3 (3.95%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.63%) Maven
5 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.32%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.32%) Grunt
6 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.32%) JMeter
6 1 (1.32%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 50 (65.79%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Retail Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Law
5 2 (2.63%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Developer
2 14 (18.42%) Architect
2 14 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (15.79%) Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Test Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.63%) AIX Administrator
9 2 (2.63%) AIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.63%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Middleware Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Web Services
2 10 (13.16%) REST
2 10 (13.16%) SOAP
2 10 (13.16%) Spring
3 9 (11.84%) Hibernate
3 9 (11.84%) Spring Boot
4 8 (10.53%) Java EE
4 8 (10.53%) JPA
5 4 (5.26%) HTML
5 4 (5.26%) Middleware
6 3 (3.95%) JSON
7 2 (2.63%) CSS
7 2 (2.63%) CSS3
7 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 2 (2.63%) RESTful
8 1 (1.32%) EJB
8 1 (1.32%) J2EE
8 1 (1.32%) JSP
8 1 (1.32%) Servlets
8 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.26%) Clustering
2 3 (3.95%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.95%) User Experience
3 2 (2.63%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.32%) Animation
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) AIX
3 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.58%) Unix
3 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.05%) Scrum
3 13 (17.11%) TDD
4 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
4 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
5 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
6 9 (11.84%) OO
7 8 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 7 (9.21%) Project Management
8 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.21%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (7.89%) ITIL
9 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.58%) SDLC
11 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.26%) Change Management
11 4 (5.26%) Defect Management
11 4 (5.26%) DevOps
11 4 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) Java
2 8 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
4 2 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) Jython
5 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) PMO
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.63%) PowerBroker
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) Perforce
3 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.26%) Veritas
5 2 (2.63%) CyberArk
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.32%) Apple
6 1 (1.32%) Capita
6 1 (1.32%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.32%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow