The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 42 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 61 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.81% 4.14% 4.85%
As % of the General category 13.65% 14.92% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 30
Average daily rate
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£366 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.34% -22.22%
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 Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
447 295 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.95% 27.73% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 220 139
Average daily rate £368 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 - £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.82 - £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 66 (65.35%) Finance
2 36 (35.64%) Retail
3 24 (23.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (22.77%) Retail Banking
5 20 (19.80%) Project Management
6 12 (11.88%) SAS
7 10 (9.90%) Law
8 8 (7.92%) ITIL
8 8 (7.92%) SQL
8 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
9 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
9 7 (6.93%) IBM
9 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.94%) Change Management
10 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
10 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
10 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.94%) Oracle
10 6 (5.94%) MS Office
10 6 (5.94%) SAP
10 6 (5.94%) QA
10 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.94%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (4.95%) Change Control
11 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
11 5 (4.95%) ISEB
11 5 (4.95%) Migration
11 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.88%) SAS
2 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Lync
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.99%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
3 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.98%) MS Project
4 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) ATM
1 1 (0.99%) SSL
1 1 (0.99%) SAN
1 1 (0.99%) DMZ
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (2.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.98%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (1.98%) Big Data
3 2 (1.98%) Base SAS
3 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) DB2
3 2 (1.98%) OLAP
3 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Selenium
2 2 (1.98%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.99%) Subversion
3 1 (0.99%) Maven
3 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (65.35%) Finance
2 36 (35.64%) Retail
3 23 (22.77%) Retail Banking
4 10 (9.90%) Law
5 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 3 (2.97%) Legal
6 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Analyst
2 22 (21.78%) Project Manager
3 19 (18.81%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Test Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) SAS Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Data Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Data Centre Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Incident Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Lead Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) PMO Manager
8 3 (2.97%) SAS Data Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Test Leader
8 3 (2.97%) Software Asset Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Software Manager
8 3 (2.97%) SAS Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.99%) RESTful
2 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.99%) XML
2 1 (0.99%) JMS
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
2 2 (1.98%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (1.98%) DTV
2 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (0.99%) Statistics
3 1 (0.99%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.99%) Wiki
3 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (19.80%) Project Management
3 8 (7.92%) ITIL
4 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
5 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2
5 6 (5.94%) Change Management
5 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (5.94%) Test Scripting
6 5 (4.95%) Change Control
6 5 (4.95%) Migration
6 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.96%) BPR
7 4 (3.96%) Process Improvement
7 4 (3.96%) SDLC
7 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (2.97%) Test Management
8 3 (2.97%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (2.97%) Functional Testing
8 3 (2.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) Java
2 3 (2.97%) VBA
3 2 (1.98%) C#
4 1 (0.99%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.99%) Scala
4 1 (0.99%) Perl
4 1 (0.99%) VBScript
4 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) ISEB
2 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) APMP
3 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.93%) IBM
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
2 6 (5.94%) SAP
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.97%) VMware
5 2 (1.98%) Teradata
5 2 (1.98%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.99%) Brocade
6 1 (0.99%) Netezza
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.99%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.99%) NetApp
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) Business Objects
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