Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 89 57
Rank change year-on-year +34 -32 -26
Contract jobs citing Banking 36 14 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.04% 0.98% 4.00%
As % of the General category 14.88% 4.47% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 64
Wales median daily rate £351 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% -1.69% -5.07%
10th Percentile £115 £105 £182
90th Percentile £498 £423 £450
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% +39.53% +13.16%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 242 313 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.40% 22.01% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 246 307
Wales median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £150 £221 £213
90th Percentile £550 £547 £475
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 13
Wales median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.69% -19.84% -0.20%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.72 £11.41
90th Percentile £46.81 £70.15 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% - +13.64%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 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
South Wales +38 35 £351 +8.00% 1
West Wales +4 3 £115 -52.08% 1
North Wales -3 1 £150 +42.86%
Banking
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for Banking.

1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Credit Risk
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) ATM
7 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.11%) JSON
8 4 (11.11%) Ajax
8 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.11%) HTML5
8 4 (11.11%) BDD
8 4 (11.11%) Node.js
8 4 (11.11%) CSS3
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
9 3 (8.33%) SAP
9 3 (8.33%) Java

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 1 (2.78%) SAS
1 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP BPC
1 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.78%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Grunt
1 3 (8.33%) gulp
1 3 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 2 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 5 (13.89%) ATM Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Designer
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) SAP CO Trainer
6 3 (8.33%) SAP FI Trainer
6 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Trainer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Trainer
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Ajax
2 4 (11.11%) CSS3
2 4 (11.11%) HTML5
2 4 (11.11%) JSON
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache FOP
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.78%) React
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Credit Risk
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) AIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.11%) BDD
6 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Perforce
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau