Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 24 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 32 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +24
Contract jobs citing Banking 29 23 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.98% 3.92% 6.01%
As % of the General category 21.01% 14.20% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 13
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -29.41% +58.88%
10th Percentile £115 £101 £250
90th Percentile £500 £425 £498
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside 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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 162 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 28.45% 27.65% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 109 115
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £222 £190 £208
90th Percentile £555 £528 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +86.85% -54.72%
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.48 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.18 £33.36 £16.75
North West median hourly rate £22.35 £23.92 £30.52
% change year-on-year -6.59% -21.62% +52.60%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Merseyside over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 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
Liverpool +3 25 £115 -50.80% 2
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Banking.

1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) Windows
4 4 (13.79%) SAS
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Wealth Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) ATM
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) EPoS
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Data Privacy
5 3 (10.34%) GDPR
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) User Experience
6 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
6 2 (6.90%) Android
6 2 (6.90%) XenApp
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data
6 2 (6.90%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.45%) jMock
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) ATM Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Java EE
2 1 (3.45%) JSF
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) Servlets
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) EPoS
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (13.79%) Wealth Management
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Data Privacy
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
4 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNP
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) MCITP
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) EdgeSight
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Murex
3 1 (3.45%) VMware