The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 48 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12  
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 8 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.13% 1.44% 4.85%
As % of the General category 6.19% 5.84% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 40
Median daily rate £412 £378 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.13% +15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £303 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £417 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £9.82 £10.44
% change year-on-year +32.45% -5.98%  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 113 137 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.17% 24.60% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 97 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £600 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £39.20 £21.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.33% +72.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.85 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £32.25 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Wales

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 7 £412 +9.13%
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Banking.

1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Validation
6 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
6 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Docker
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 2 (7.14%) JIRA
7 2 (7.14%) QA
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.14%) Node.js
7 2 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (7.14%) React

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) OLAP
1 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Babel
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) gulp
2 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Mocha
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Banking Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Banking Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 4 (14.29%) UAT Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
5 3 (10.71%) Project Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (7.14%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 2 (7.14%) Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) Node.js
1 2 (7.14%) React
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Django
2 1 (3.57%) Durandal
2 1 (3.57%) Express
2 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Coaching
5 3 (10.71%) Validation
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.14%) Kanban
6 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) User Stories
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.57%) Rackspace