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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 54 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Banking 36 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.06% 3.75% 2.60%
As % of the General category 11.25% 13.79% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £328 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -16.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £120 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £432 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £10.97 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -40.70%
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
320 290 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.19% 27.15% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 182 116
Average daily rate £390 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £219 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 45 (66.18%) Finance
2 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (35.29%) Retail
4 16 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 14 (20.59%) Project Management
6 11 (16.18%) Oracle
7 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
7 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.24%) SAS
8 9 (13.24%) IBM
8 9 (13.24%) DB2
9 8 (11.76%) SQL
9 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.76%) Test Management
10 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.35%) ISEB
11 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
11 5 (7.35%) AS400
12 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.88%) Law
12 4 (5.88%) VMware
12 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (5.88%) Degree
12 4 (5.88%) HP
12 4 (5.88%) UNIX
12 4 (5.88%) SAP
12 4 (5.88%) ITIL
12 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (5.88%) Software Asset Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (13.24%) SAS
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) DB2
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Ingres
3 2 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.47%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.47%) OLAP
4 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.47%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (66.18%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Retail
3 16 (23.53%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Law
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.29%) Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Software Manager
4 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Software Licensing Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Software Licensing Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Software Asset Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.41%) DBA
6 3 (4.41%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) PMO Manager
6 3 (4.41%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Software Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (2.94%) SAS Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) WCF
1 2 (2.94%) WPF
1 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) AS400
2 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Open Source
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
3 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) UNIX
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (20.59%) Project Management
3 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.76%) Test Management
5 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.88%) ITIL
7 4 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (4.41%) Software Licensing
8 3 (4.41%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) Scrum
8 3 (4.41%) Change Management
9 2 (2.94%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) C
2 3 (4.41%) C#
3 2 (2.94%) RPG
3 2 (2.94%) VB
3 2 (2.94%) RPG IV
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) VBA
4 1 (1.47%) VBScript
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) ISEB
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.47%) APMP
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
2 9 (13.24%) IBM
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) HP
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Infor
5 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.47%) jBASE
5 1 (1.47%) Teradata
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