Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 20 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 4 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.89% 1.37% 1.19%
As % of the General category 3.45% 5.92% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 5
Lancashire median daily rate £115 £105 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -72.00% -16.67%
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year -13.33% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 116 152 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 25.84% 23.10% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 98 104
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -23.36% +30.48%
10th Percentile £305 £139 £308
90th Percentile £615 £552 £640
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 31
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -26.49%
10th Percentile £18.57 £15.43 £21.50
90th Percentile £51.52 £66.14 £56.97
North West median hourly rate £22.67 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -9.31% -18.09% +52.60%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Lancashire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Lancashire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Lancashire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Lancashire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Preston -10 3 £115 +9.52%
Blackburn 0 1 £115 +9.52%
Blackpool - 1 £115 -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
1 2 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) INSURE/90
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) RPG
1 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) IBM