Period
to 22 September 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Corporate Banking in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Corporate Banking over the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Corporate Banking
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 797 765
Rank change year-on-year +39 -32 +7
Contract jobs citing Corporate Banking 94 104 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.24% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 85
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £315 £350 £313
90th Percentile £700 £735 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year +4.17% -0.69% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Corporate 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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38986 39004 45461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.51% 36.28% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25725 26010 28955
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 858 963 1191
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £23.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +11.00% -9.09% +10.00%

Corporate Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Corporate Banking in the UK

Corporate Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Corporate Banking in the UK

Corporate Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Corporate Banking over the 6 months to 22 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Corporate Banking in the UK

Corporate Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Corporate Banking in the UK

Corporate Banking
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Corporate Banking within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 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
England +23 87 £475 -5.00% 9
London -32 56 £525 - 8
UK excluding London +78 38 £375 +4.17% 4
South East +36 21 £360 -
Scotland +27 7 £400 +16.36% 3
East of England - 5 £330 -
North of England +77 4 £500 +38.89%
North West +30 4 £500 +38.89%
South West +12 1 £335 -10.67%

For the 6 months to 22 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Corporate Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Corporate Banking.

1 94 (100.00%) Banking
2 50 (53.19%) Finance
3 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (39.36%) Retail
5 34 (36.17%) JIRA
6 33 (35.11%) Test Automation
7 32 (34.04%) SQL
8 29 (30.85%) TDD
9 27 (28.72%) Java
10 26 (27.66%) Git (software)
11 25 (26.60%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
13 22 (23.40%) QA
14 20 (21.28%) Business Analysis
14 20 (21.28%) REST
14 20 (21.28%) SOAP
14 20 (21.28%) Web Services
15 19 (20.21%) Windows
15 19 (20.21%) Internet
16 18 (19.15%) Functional Testing
17 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
18 16 (17.02%) Front Office
18 16 (17.02%) Apple iOS
18 16 (17.02%) Confluence
18 16 (17.02%) Investment Banking
18 16 (17.02%) Apple Swift
19 15 (15.96%) Protractor
19 15 (15.96%) Appium
19 15 (15.96%) Selenium
19 15 (15.96%) Open Source

Corporate Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (17.02%) Confluence
2 4 (4.26%) SAS
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) npm
2 8 (8.51%) OpenShift
3 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.38%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.06%) CTI
3 1 (1.06%) H.323
3 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.06%) MGCP
3 1 (1.06%) SMS
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) Redis
2 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.45%) Big Data
4 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (36.17%) JIRA
2 26 (27.66%) Git (software)
3 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
4 15 (15.96%) Appium
4 15 (15.96%) Protractor
4 15 (15.96%) Selenium
5 14 (14.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (13.83%) Bitbucket
6 13 (13.83%) Calabash
6 13 (13.83%) WebDriver
7 10 (10.64%) Cucumber
8 8 (8.51%) GitLab
8 8 (8.51%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (8.51%) Mocha
9 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (5.32%) PhantomJS
11 4 (4.26%) Jasmine
12 3 (3.19%) NUnit
12 3 (3.19%) SpecFlow
12 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (100.00%) Banking
2 50 (53.19%) Finance
3 37 (39.36%) Retail
4 16 (17.02%) Front Office
4 16 (17.02%) Investment Banking
5 10 (10.64%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.19%) Legal
8 2 (2.13%) Billing
9 1 (1.06%) Back Office
9 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.06%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (30.85%) Analyst
2 20 (21.28%) Automation Tester
2 20 (21.28%) Tester
3 19 (20.21%) Business Analyst
4 17 (18.09%) Project Manager
5 15 (15.96%) QA Automation Tester
5 15 (15.96%) QA Tester
6 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking Project Manager
7 8 (8.51%) Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Business Change Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Business Change Project Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Automation Tester
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Tester
11 4 (4.26%) Business Manager
11 4 (4.26%) Business Project Manager
11 4 (4.26%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.28%) REST
1 20 (21.28%) SOAP
1 20 (21.28%) Web Services
2 12 (12.77%) RESTful
3 11 (11.70%) Node.js
4 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.51%) Chai
6 6 (6.38%) JSON
7 3 (3.19%) Spring
8 2 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.13%) HTML
8 2 (2.13%) HTML5
8 2 (2.13%) Kafka
8 2 (2.13%) Middleware
8 2 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.13%) RxJava
8 2 (2.13%) XML
9 1 (1.06%) .NET
9 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
2 13 (13.83%) PMI
3 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.57%) Derivative
4 9 (9.57%) Exotic Derivative
5 7 (7.45%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (6.38%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.26%) Credit Risk
8 3 (3.19%) Equities
8 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.19%) SWIFT
9 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
9 2 (2.13%) iPad
9 2 (2.13%) iPhone
9 2 (2.13%) Online Banking
9 2 (2.13%) User Experience
10 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Windows
2 16 (17.02%) Apple iOS
3 15 (15.96%) Android
4 13 (13.83%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) Test Automation
3 29 (30.85%) TDD
4 25 (26.60%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (21.28%) Business Analysis
6 18 (19.15%) Functional Testing
7 15 (15.96%) Open Source
7 15 (15.96%) Scrum
8 14 (14.89%) PRINCE2
9 13 (13.83%) SDLC
9 13 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.77%) BDD
10 12 (12.77%) Project Management
10 12 (12.77%) Workflow
11 10 (10.64%) Target Operating Model
12 8 (8.51%) Build Automation
12 8 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (8.51%) Dependency Management
12 8 (8.51%) DevOps
13 7 (7.45%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) SQL
2 27 (28.72%) Java
3 16 (17.02%) Apple Swift
4 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.64%) Ruby
6 7 (7.45%) C#
7 4 (4.26%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.19%) Python
8 3 (3.19%) VB
8 3 (3.19%) VBA
9 2 (2.13%) C
9 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.06%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) PMI Certification
2 9 (9.57%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) PMP
4 4 (4.26%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.13%) ISEB
6 1 (1.06%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) QA
2 11 (11.70%) MiFID
3 3 (3.19%) FATCA
3 3 (3.19%) IFRS
3 3 (3.19%) IFRS 9
3 3 (3.19%) PMO
4 2 (2.13%) Basel II
5 1 (1.06%) Basel III
5 1 (1.06%) CRD IV
5 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.06%) EMIR
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.06%) Ansible
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.06%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) Puppet
3 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) IBM
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) HP
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) Solace
5 2 (2.13%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.06%) BT
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) FIS
6 1 (1.06%) Informatica
6 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.06%) Speakerbus
6 1 (1.06%) Teradata
6 1 (1.06%) Verint