The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 45 42 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs citing Banking 38 22 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.24% 2.88% 6.91%
As % of the General category 11.62% 9.48% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 43
Average daily rate £358 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £326 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
327 232 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.88% 30.33% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 127 184
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £234 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Banking
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 58 (72.50%) Finance
2 25 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (28.75%) Retail
4 16 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 14 (17.50%) Project Management
6 11 (13.75%) SQL
7 8 (10.00%) SAS
7 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.75%) Change Management
9 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.50%) Scrum
9 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
9 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (6.25%) Windows
10 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
10 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.25%) MS Office
10 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.25%) QA
10 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.00%) Analytics
11 4 (5.00%) Customer Insight
11 4 (5.00%) Programme Management
11 4 (5.00%) ETL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.25%) CICS
3 1 (1.25%) FileNet
3 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) MPLS
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) ATM
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.75%) DB2
2 3 (3.75%) Base SAS
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) NetAdvantage
General
1 58 (72.50%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) Retail
3 16 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Billing
6 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Analyst
2 13 (16.25%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) MI Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) PMO Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (2.50%) Designer
8 2 (2.50%) Software Asset Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) WCF
2 2 (2.50%) WPF
3 1 (1.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) jQuery
3 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.75%) IVR
3 2 (2.50%) Statistics
3 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) UNIX
2 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) zOS
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (17.50%) Project Management
3 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
4 7 (8.75%) Change Management
5 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.50%) Scrum
6 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.00%) Analytics
7 4 (5.00%) Customer Insight
7 4 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.00%) ETL
7 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.75%) UML
8 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) VB
2 3 (3.75%) C#
3 2 (2.50%) SAS Macro
3 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) C
3 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.25%) C++
4 1 (1.25%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) Cisco
2 3 (3.75%) IBM
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Lotus
4 1 (1.25%) Symantec
4 1 (1.25%) McAfee
4 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.25%) Juniper
4 1 (1.25%) Informatica
4 1 (1.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.25%) Temenos
4 1 (1.25%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) BT
4 1 (1.25%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.25%) jBASE
4 1 (1.25%) LogLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Q1 Labs
4 1 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago