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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 48 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Banking 21 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.12% 4.00% 4.95%
As % of the General category 8.97% 13.41% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 33
Average daily rate
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£330 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £317 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £509 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -4.81%
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
234 261 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.66% 29.79% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 144 226
Average daily rate £360 £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £515 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 13
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -29.20%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014, 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 49 (73.13%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (25.37%) Project Management
3 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.40%) Retail
5 12 (17.91%) Retail Banking
6 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
7 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.93%) Scrum
8 9 (13.43%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.94%) QA
10 7 (10.45%) Oracle
10 7 (10.45%) MS Office
10 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.46%) Analytics
13 4 (5.97%) Java
13 4 (5.97%) UML
13 4 (5.97%) CRM
13 4 (5.97%) Resource Management
13 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
13 4 (5.97%) TDD
13 4 (5.97%) Migration
13 4 (5.97%) Change Management
13 4 (5.97%) Line Management
13 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (5.97%) Agile Project Management
13 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) MS Project
3 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.49%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.49%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) OLAP
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.49%) OLTP
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Xcode
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.49%) ClearQuest
General
1 49 (73.13%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Retail
3 12 (17.91%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.49%) Advertising
7 1 (1.49%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) PMO Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (5.97%) Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.99%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) HTML
1 3 (4.48%) jQuery
1 3 (4.48%) HTML5
2 2 (2.99%) PhoneGap
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (2.99%) Android SDK
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) SAML
3 1 (1.49%) Java EE
3 1 (1.49%) WCF
3 1 (1.49%) WPF
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Wiki
4 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.99%) Android
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) AIX
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) Project Management
3 10 (14.93%) Scrum
4 9 (13.43%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 4 (5.97%) Line Management
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.97%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.97%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.97%) TDD
8 4 (5.97%) UML
8 4 (5.97%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) Java
2 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) PMP
1 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.99%) ISEB
1 2 (2.99%) APMP
2 1 (1.49%) CCA
2 1 (1.49%) CISSP
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) FATCA
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day Market Rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago