Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 22 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 > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 41 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +13
Contract jobs citing Banking 158 149 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.35% 4.20% 8.66%
As % of the General category 17.04% 13.68% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 111 222
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £115 £270 £313
90th Percentile £538 £625 £561
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £12.50 -
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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 927 1089 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.40% 30.68% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 695 853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £263 £250
90th Percentile £601 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 30
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +74.60% -3.08%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.80 £11.90
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.00 £38.88
North West median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -8.00% -18.09% +60.63%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bolton 0 2 £115 +9.52%
Oldham - 2 £115 -
Salford - 1 £350 - 1
Stockport - 1 £115 -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 89 (56.33%) Finance
2 26 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.03%) Project Management
5 16 (10.13%) Unix
6 15 (9.49%) Windows
6 15 (9.49%) SQL
7 14 (8.86%) Java
7 14 (8.86%) Linux
8 13 (8.23%) SAP
8 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (7.59%) PMO
9 12 (7.59%) SAP FI
9 12 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
9 12 (7.59%) Information Security
9 12 (7.59%) SAP CO
10 11 (6.96%) Migration
10 11 (6.96%) Retail Banking
10 11 (6.96%) Mainframe
10 11 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (6.33%) Time Management
11 10 (6.33%) Kanban
11 10 (6.33%) Middleware
11 10 (6.33%) ITIL
11 10 (6.33%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.33%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.33%) Scrum
12 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
12 9 (5.70%) Security Architecture
13 8 (5.06%) Tableau

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (3.80%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.16%) NetWeaver
2 5 (3.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.53%) SAS
4 3 (1.90%) CMS
5 2 (1.27%) CICS
5 2 (1.27%) Confluence
5 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (7.59%) SAP CO
1 12 (7.59%) SAP FI
1 12 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (4.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (3.80%) SAP FI-AP
4 5 (3.16%) SAP ERP
4 5 (3.16%) SAP SRM
5 3 (1.90%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.63%) SAP CAR
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.53%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Firewall
1 6 (3.80%) SNMP
1 6 (3.80%) SSH
2 4 (2.53%) ATM
2 4 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (1.27%) NAS
3 2 (1.27%) SMS
4 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.43%) Big Data
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.16%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.53%) GIS
6 3 (1.90%) Base SAS
6 3 (1.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (1.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.27%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.63%) DataStage
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.80%) JIRA
3 5 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.90%) Gradle
4 3 (1.90%) JUnit
5 2 (1.27%) gulp
5 2 (1.27%) Maven
5 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.27%) Subversion
6 1 (0.63%) Ant
6 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.63%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.63%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 89 (56.33%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Retail Banking
3 8 (5.06%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.80%) General Ledger
5 5 (3.16%) Law
5 5 (3.16%) Retail
6 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (27.85%) Analyst
2 24 (15.19%) Business Analyst
3 22 (13.92%) Developer
4 16 (10.13%) Project Manager
5 15 (9.49%) Consultant
6 13 (8.23%) Architect
7 11 (6.96%) Banking Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) SAP Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) SAP FI Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) Banking Project Manager
10 8 (5.06%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Security Architect
11 7 (4.43%) Security Consultant
12 6 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (3.80%) Programme Manager
12 6 (3.80%) SAP Business Analyst
12 6 (3.80%) SAP CO Business Analyst
12 6 (3.80%) SAP FI Business Analyst
12 6 (3.80%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
13 5 (3.16%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.33%) Middleware
2 7 (4.43%) Spring
2 7 (4.43%) Web Services
3 6 (3.80%) Kafka
3 6 (3.80%) SOAP
4 5 (3.16%) CSS
4 5 (3.16%) HTML
4 5 (3.16%) HTML5
5 4 (2.53%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.53%) J2EE
5 4 (2.53%) RESTful
5 4 (2.53%) SAP XI
5 4 (2.53%) XML
5 4 (2.53%) XML Messaging
6 3 (1.90%) CSS3
7 2 (1.27%) JPA
7 2 (1.27%) Node.js
7 2 (1.27%) OOCSS
7 2 (1.27%) REST
7 2 (1.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.96%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.43%) Online Banking
4 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.53%) EPoS
4 4 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.27%) PMI
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.63%) Fintech
6 1 (0.63%) FMCG
6 1 (0.63%) HACMP
6 1 (0.63%) Life Science
6 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Unix
2 15 (9.49%) Windows
3 14 (8.86%) Linux
4 8 (5.06%) AIX
5 4 (2.53%) Android
6 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.27%) Solaris
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.27%) zOS
8 1 (0.63%) HPUX
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (12.03%) Project Management
4 12 (7.59%) Information Security
5 11 (6.96%) Migration
6 10 (6.33%) Business Analysis
6 10 (6.33%) Data Analysis
6 10 (6.33%) ITIL
6 10 (6.33%) Kanban
6 10 (6.33%) Scrum
6 10 (6.33%) Time Management
7 9 (5.70%) Security Architecture
8 8 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.06%) Change Management
8 8 (5.06%) Internal Audit
8 8 (5.06%) Security Management
9 7 (4.43%) Analytics
9 7 (4.43%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.43%) TDD
9 7 (4.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.49%) SQL
2 14 (8.86%) Java
3 7 (4.43%) Python
4 6 (3.80%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.53%) ABAP
7 3 (1.90%) C
8 2 (1.27%) C++
8 2 (1.27%) COBOL
9 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.63%) C#
9 1 (0.63%) Groovy
9 1 (0.63%) Jython
9 1 (0.63%) Perl
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.63%) Scala
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.43%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) CISSP
3 2 (1.27%) ACCA
3 2 (1.27%) CIMA
3 2 (1.27%) CISA
3 2 (1.27%) CISM
3 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.27%) PgMP
3 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.27%) PMP
4 1 (0.63%) CRISC
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) MOS
4 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) PMO
2 5 (3.16%) IFRS
2 5 (3.16%) IFRS 9
3 3 (1.90%) SLA
4 2 (1.27%) COBIT
4 2 (1.27%) COSO
4 2 (1.27%) GDPR
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.27%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) Basel II
5 1 (0.63%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.63%) MiFID
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.80%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.27%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.63%) Docker
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.63%) FlexNet
2 1 (0.63%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.63%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 13 (8.23%) SAP
2 8 (5.06%) IBM
2 8 (5.06%) Oracle
2 8 (5.06%) Tableau
3 7 (4.43%) Cognos
4 6 (3.80%) Splunk
5 4 (2.53%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.90%) Perforce
7 2 (1.27%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.27%) HP
7 2 (1.27%) Kony
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (0.63%) Informatica
8 1 (0.63%) JDA
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.63%) Snow
8 1 (0.63%) Teradata
8 1 (0.63%) Veritas
8 1 (0.63%) Xerox