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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 32 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 47.06% 34.74% 40.91%
As % of the General category 61.54% 42.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 55
Median daily rate £394 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £454 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £12.50 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +19.73%

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
52 77 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 76.47% 81.05% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 66 115
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Banking.

1 40 (72.73%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Retail
3 21 (38.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (30.91%) Retail Banking
5 10 (18.18%) Project Management
6 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (10.91%) Service Management
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
8 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.09%) IBM
8 5 (9.09%) Mainframe
8 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Supplier Management
9 4 (7.27%) ISPF
9 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) JCL
9 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.27%) Windows
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL
10 3 (5.45%) XML
10 3 (5.45%) MS Project
10 3 (5.45%) Unix
10 3 (5.45%) SAS
10 3 (5.45%) FTP
10 3 (5.45%) B2B

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 3 (5.45%) SAS
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.45%) MS Project
3 2 (3.64%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) FTP
2 2 (3.64%) ATM
2 2 (3.64%) SMS
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Big Data
1 1 (1.82%) DB2
1 1 (1.82%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.82%) ClearQuest
General
1 40 (72.73%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Retail
3 17 (30.91%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Developer
4 4 (7.27%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Banking Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Designer
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Monitoring Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.64%) z/OS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) ISPF
2 3 (5.45%) Middleware
2 3 (5.45%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) iSeries
3 3 (5.45%) Tandem
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.64%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) zOS
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) VMS
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (18.18%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) Change Management
3 6 (10.91%) Service Management
4 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) ITIL
5 4 (7.27%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.27%) Supplier Management
5 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.45%) B2B
6 3 (5.45%) Data Management
6 3 (5.45%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Project Governance
6 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) JCL
2 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
2 1 (1.82%) C
2 1 (1.82%) COBOL
2 1 (1.82%) Fortran
2 1 (1.82%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) APMP
1 2 (3.64%) CCNA
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) CCSA
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.82%) PMP
2 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) SEPA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) IBM
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Axway
3 3 (5.45%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Cognos
4 2 (3.64%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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