The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 54 64 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 37.76% 42.38% 46.98%
As % of the General category 51.92% 64.00% 57.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 65
Median daily rate £403 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £469 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -49.68%
Banking
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 100 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 72.73% 66.23% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 85 111
Median daily rate £400 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Halifax region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Banking.

1 66 (71.74%) Finance
2 35 (38.04%) Retail
3 33 (35.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (23.91%) Retail Banking
5 19 (20.65%) Unix
6 15 (16.30%) Windows
7 14 (15.22%) Service Management
8 13 (14.13%) Project Management
9 12 (13.04%) AIX
10 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (10.87%) Linux
11 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
11 10 (10.87%) SQL
12 9 (9.78%) SAS
12 9 (9.78%) Mainframe
13 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
13 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
13 7 (7.61%) Perl
13 7 (7.61%) Oracle
13 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
14 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
14 6 (6.52%) IBM
14 6 (6.52%) zOS
14 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (6.52%) SDLC
15 5 (5.43%) Translating Business Requirements
15 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
15 5 (5.43%) E-Discovery

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 9 (9.78%) SAS
2 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.43%) FileNet
4 1 (1.09%) CICS
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.26%) MS Project
5 2 (2.17%) MS Office
6 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) ATM
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) Extranet
3 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) SSL
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.09%) IDMS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.09%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.09%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.09%) Testopia
General
1 66 (71.74%) Finance
2 35 (38.04%) Retail
3 22 (23.91%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Front Office
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Analyst
2 24 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.13%) Administrator
3 13 (14.13%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.78%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) Banking Project Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (5.43%) FileNet Administrator
5 5 (5.43%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Software Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Monitoring Specialist
6 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) XML
2 2 (2.17%) CGI
2 2 (2.17%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.78%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.43%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.09%) Economics
6 1 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Statistics
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) Unix
2 15 (16.30%) Windows
3 12 (13.04%) AIX
4 10 (10.87%) Linux
5 6 (6.52%) zOS
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (15.22%) Service Management
3 13 (14.13%) Project Management
4 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
5 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.52%) SDLC
7 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.43%) E-Discovery
7 5 (5.43%) ITIL
7 5 (5.43%) Migration
7 5 (5.43%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (5.43%) UML
7 5 (5.43%) Validation
7 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.35%) Analytics
8 4 (4.35%) Change Management
8 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.35%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) SQL
2 7 (7.61%) Perl
2 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.17%) Bourne shell
3 2 (2.17%) COBOL
3 2 (2.17%) VBA
4 1 (1.09%) C
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) PL/1
4 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) ISEB
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) APMP
3 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) FINREP
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.09%) COREP
4 1 (1.09%) COSO
4 1 (1.09%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Oracle
2 6 (6.52%) IBM
3 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) NetIQ
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.26%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) F5
7 1 (1.09%) Teradata
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