Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wholesale Banking in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wholesale Banking over the 6 months to 18 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.

Wholesale Banking
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 864 872
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 30 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the General category 0.074% 0.057% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 22
UK median daily rate £450 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £388 £395 £328
90th Percentile £675 £680 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Wholesale 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 40622 38512 45952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.79% 36.45% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26872 25582 29244
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 886 949 1221
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.29 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.67 £47.50 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +1.92% - +15.56%

Wholesale Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Wholesale Banking in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wholesale Banking in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wholesale Banking in the UK

Wholesale Banking
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +51 30 £450 -14.29% 1
London +2 28 £450 -17.05% 1
UK excluding London +33 2 £450 -
South East - 2 £450 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wholesale 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 Wholesale Banking.

1 30 (100.00%) Banking
2 19 (63.33%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (23.33%) Spring
7 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Data Extraction
7 6 (20.00%) Data Mapping
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) Big Data
8 5 (16.67%) WebSockets
8 5 (16.67%) React
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) Maven
8 5 (16.67%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Ext JS
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery

Wholesale 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Build Forge
3 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) gulp
General
1 30 (100.00%) Banking
2 19 (63.33%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Back Office
4 3 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (6.67%) Front Office
5 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Billing
6 1 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Electronics
6 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Cognos Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) HTML5
2 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 5 (16.67%) Ajax
3 5 (16.67%) React
3 5 (16.67%) WebSockets
4 4 (13.33%) Ext JS
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) JPA
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) BREW
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) CSS3
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) AS400
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Derivative
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) TDD
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.00%) Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 6 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Domain Models
5 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos
1 3 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SAP