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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 57 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 39 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.95% 3.25% 2.88%
As % of the General category 10.68% 11.69% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £123 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £11.72 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-10.92% -36.64%
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
365 325 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.65% 27.75% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 213 127
Average daily rate £380 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £215 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.74 £15.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.30 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 44 (61.11%) Finance
2 27 (37.50%) Retail
3 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (22.22%) Project Management
4 16 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 11 (15.28%) SAS
6 10 (13.89%) Oracle
7 9 (12.50%) DB2
7 9 (12.50%) SQL
7 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 8 (11.11%) IBM
8 8 (11.11%) Test Management
9 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 5 (6.94%) AS400
11 5 (6.94%) ISEB
11 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (5.56%) HP
12 4 (5.56%) MS Office
12 4 (5.56%) SAP
12 4 (5.56%) UNIX
12 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
12 4 (5.56%) Degree
12 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.56%) Law
12 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
12 4 (5.56%) VMware
12 4 (5.56%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 11 (15.28%) SAS
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.78%) MS Project
4 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) DB2
2 3 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (2.78%) OLAP
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) Ingres
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.39%) TestDirector
General
1 44 (61.11%) Finance
2 27 (37.50%) Retail
3 16 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Law
4 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Software Manager
6 4 (5.56%) PMO Manager
6 4 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (4.17%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) SAS Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.17%) DBA
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Software Asset Manager
7 3 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Software Licensing Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Software Licensing Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Senior PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) WCF
1 2 (2.78%) WPF
1 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) Middleware
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) AS400
2 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.39%) Statistics
3 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) UNIX
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (22.22%) Project Management
3 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.11%) Test Management
5 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
8 3 (4.17%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.17%) Scrum
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL
8 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.78%) Change Management
9 2 (2.78%) Workflow
9 2 (2.78%) Validation
9 2 (2.78%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C
2 3 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) VB
3 2 (2.78%) VBA
3 2 (2.78%) RPG
3 2 (2.78%) RPG IV
4 1 (1.39%) Python
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
4 1 (1.39%) C++
4 1 (1.39%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) ISEB
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) IBM
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) HP
4 4 (5.56%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) VocaLink
5 2 (2.78%) Teradata
6 1 (1.39%) jBASE
6 1 (1.39%) Infor
6 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £260 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £459.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago