Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 28 20
Rank change year-on-year -38 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing Banking 94 154 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.08% 5.75% 7.35%
As % of the General category 11.12% 17.52% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 83 183
Manchester median daily rate £444 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.78% -2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £280 £300 £313
90th Percentile £588 £506 £552
North West median daily rate £405 £425 £409
% change year-on-year -4.71% +3.98% -3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £110.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +464.10% - -
North West median hourly rate £63.75 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +390.38% - -

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 845 879 1,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 27.65% 32.84% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 480 727
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £243 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £551
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 14
Manchester median hourly rate £16.25 £13.86 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -4.41% -19.44%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.33 £11.30
90th Percentile £38.75 £35.20 £37.98
North West median hourly rate £18.45 £23.95 £25.98
% change year-on-year -22.96% -7.80% -16.10%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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
Salford +3 2 - - 1
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (10.64%) Java
5 10 (10.64%) Investment Banking
6 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.51%) ITIL
7 8 (8.51%) Windows
7 8 (8.51%) SQL
8 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.45%) Python
8 7 (7.45%) IBM
8 7 (7.45%) Retail Banking
8 7 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.38%) DevOps
9 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (6.38%) Network Security
9 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
9 6 (6.38%) Service Management
9 6 (6.38%) Law
9 6 (6.38%) Legal
9 6 (6.38%) Scrum
9 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (6.38%) CRM
10 5 (5.32%) .NET
10 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office

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 (2.13%) Confluence
1 2 (2.13%) SAS
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Network Security
2 1 (1.06%) DKIM
2 1 (1.06%) DMARC
2 1 (1.06%) Extranet
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) FTP
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.26%) DataStage
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.19%) Big Data
5 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.13%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.13%) HBase
6 2 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.06%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.26%) Selenium
3 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Grunt
4 2 (2.13%) gulp
4 2 (2.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.13%) webpack
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.06%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.06%) Gradle
5 1 (1.06%) JMeter
5 1 (1.06%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.06%) JUnit
5 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.06%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Investment Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Retail Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Law
4 6 (6.38%) Legal
5 4 (4.26%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Games
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) International Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.06%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Developer
2 20 (21.28%) Analyst
3 11 (11.70%) Architect
4 7 (7.45%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Security Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Consultant
7 4 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Teradata Developer
8 3 (3.19%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 3 (3.19%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Service Desk Support
8 3 (3.19%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
1 5 (5.32%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.26%) React
2 4 (4.26%) RESTful
2 4 (4.26%) Spring
3 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.19%) CSS
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 3 (3.19%) Middleware
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.13%) J2EE
4 2 (2.13%) jQuery
4 2 (2.13%) JSON
4 2 (2.13%) Kafka
4 2 (2.13%) LESS
4 2 (2.13%) Redux
4 2 (2.13%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.13%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.26%) Fintech
2 4 (4.26%) iPhone
2 4 (4.26%) Robotics
3 3 (3.19%) iPad
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.06%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Windows
2 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.13%) Android
3 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) AIX
4 1 (1.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (8.51%) ITIL
5 7 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (6.38%) CRM
6 6 (6.38%) DevOps
6 6 (6.38%) Scrum
6 6 (6.38%) Service Management
6 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.32%) Coaching
7 5 (5.32%) Cryptography
7 5 (5.32%) Resource Management
7 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.32%) TDD
8 4 (4.26%) ETL
8 4 (4.26%) Project Management
8 4 (4.26%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.64%) Java
2 8 (8.51%) SQL
3 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.45%) Python
4 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.06%) C
6 1 (1.06%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) Java 8
6 1 (1.06%) JCL
6 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) R
6 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.32%) Degree
3 4 (4.26%) MOS
4 1 (1.06%) APMG
4 1 (1.06%) APMP
4 1 (1.06%) CISM
4 1 (1.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PhD
4 1 (1.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) GDPR
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.06%) FATCA
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Docker
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.06%) HDFS
3 1 (1.06%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Ansible
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.19%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) Ambari
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.06%) Oozie
3 1 (1.06%) Proventia
3 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) IBM
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) Citrix
3 4 (4.26%) Informatica
3 4 (4.26%) Teradata
4 3 (3.19%) Automation Anywhere
4 3 (3.19%) Blue Prism
4 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.06%) Avature
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco
5 1 (1.06%) F5
5 1 (1.06%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.06%) HP
5 1 (1.06%) IronPort
5 1 (1.06%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.06%) Kony
5 1 (1.06%) Perforce
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Symantec