Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 42 15
Rank change year-on-year -13 -27 +11
Contract jobs citing Banking 87 136 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.19% 4.51% 8.08%
As % of the General category 11.21% 14.99% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 86 221
Manchester median daily rate £400 £370 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -8.64% -4.71%
10th Percentile £115 £151 £300
90th Percentile £542 £499 £563
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £110.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +780.00% - -
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 776 907 1,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 28.46% 30.09% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 559 783
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £243 £225 £240
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
North West median daily rate £401 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.19% -3.03% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 18 29
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £17.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.31% +7.58% -13.16%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.33 £11.80
90th Percentile £40.25 £34.65 £39.00
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £22.87 £28.83
% change year-on-year -5.13% -20.65% +47.82%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 +1 1 £115 +9.52%
Stockport 0 1 £115 -72.94% 1
Oldham - 1 £115 -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (12.64%) ITIL
5 9 (10.34%) Windows
5 9 (10.34%) Java
5 9 (10.34%) Retail Banking
6 8 (9.20%) Investment Banking
6 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (9.20%) IBM
6 8 (9.20%) Service Management
6 8 (9.20%) Project Management
6 8 (9.20%) Mainframe
7 7 (8.05%) Scrum
7 7 (8.05%) JIRA
7 7 (8.05%) Kanban
7 7 (8.05%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
8 6 (6.90%) Degree
8 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.90%) Online Banking
8 6 (6.90%) Migration
8 6 (6.90%) CRM
9 5 (5.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (5.75%) Tableau
9 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
9 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (2.30%) CICS
1 2 (2.30%) CMS
1 2 (2.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.15%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) JBoss
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) ATM
3 2 (2.30%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) DKIM
4 1 (1.15%) DMARC
4 1 (1.15%) Extranet
4 1 (1.15%) FTP
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) NFC
4 1 (1.15%) SNMP
4 1 (1.15%) SSH
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.30%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.30%) Big Data
4 2 (2.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.15%) DataStage
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) JIRA
2 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) Maven
4 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.45%) JUnit
5 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.30%) Gradle
6 2 (2.30%) gulp
7 1 (1.15%) Ant
7 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Retail Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Law
5 4 (4.60%) Legal
5 4 (4.60%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.15%) International Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Banking Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Programme Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Business Process Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Process Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.45%) ITIL Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) Middleware
2 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.45%) CSS
2 3 (3.45%) HTML
2 3 (3.45%) HTML5
2 3 (3.45%) Spring
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) Node.js
3 2 (2.30%) OOCSS
3 2 (2.30%) Sass
4 1 (1.15%) Android NDK
4 1 (1.15%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.15%) CSS3
4 1 (1.15%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (1.15%) ISPF
4 1 (1.15%) Kafka
4 1 (1.15%) ReactiveX
4 1 (1.15%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) SOAP
4 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Mainframe
2 6 (6.90%) Online Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.60%) iPhone
5 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) EPoS
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.30%) PMI
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.15%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Unix
3 3 (3.45%) AIX
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.64%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (9.20%) Project Management
3 8 (9.20%) Service Management
4 7 (8.05%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (8.05%) Kanban
4 7 (8.05%) Scrum
5 6 (6.90%) CRM
5 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 6 (6.90%) Migration
6 5 (5.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.75%) Time Management
7 4 (4.60%) BDD
7 4 (4.60%) DevOps
7 4 (4.60%) SDLC
7 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) Java
3 4 (4.60%) Python
3 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.45%) Groovy
4 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.30%) C
5 2 (2.30%) COBOL
6 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.15%) C++
6 1 (1.15%) JCL
6 1 (1.15%) Jython
6 1 (1.15%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) Ruby
6 1 (1.15%) Scala
6 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.30%) ACCA
3 2 (2.30%) CIMA
3 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.30%) MOS
3 2 (2.30%) PgMP
3 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.30%) PMP
4 1 (1.15%) CCA
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) IFRS
1 3 (3.45%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.30%) GDPR
2 2 (2.30%) PMO
3 1 (1.15%) PSD2
3 1 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
1 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
1 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.15%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Proventia
2 1 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) IBM
2 5 (5.75%) Tableau
3 4 (4.60%) Citrix
3 4 (4.60%) Cognos
4 3 (3.45%) Perforce
5 2 (2.30%) Kony
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) F5
6 1 (1.15%) Informatica
6 1 (1.15%) IronPort
6 1 (1.15%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.15%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) Splunk
6 1 (1.15%) Symantec
6 1 (1.15%) Teradata