The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 23 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing Banking 5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.00% 5.98% 1.23%
As % of the General category 11.90% 22.73% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Median daily rate £575 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £700 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -0.58% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £10.44 £10.44
% change year-on-year +24.16% -  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 42 66 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 16.80% 26.29% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 33
Median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £309 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.33% +32.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Liverpool

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Liverpool

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Liverpool over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Liverpool

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Banking.

1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (16.67%) Personalization
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) ATM
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) International Banking
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) DMZ
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) International Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Banking Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) ATM Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) CRM Manager
2 2 (16.67%) CRM Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) FX Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) EJB
1 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) JDBC
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) JSP
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Struts
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Personalization
3 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft