The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 19 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing Banking 34 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.13% 5.67% 0.32%
As % of the General category 22.97% 20.00% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 1
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£450 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-26.73% -3.38%
Banking
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
148 100 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 31.03% 28.33% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 66 37
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £185 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £7.60 £12.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 31 £450 +5.88% 2
Barnsley - 1 £225 -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Retail
2 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 9 (15.00%) Retail Banking
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco
4 8 (13.33%) CCNP
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 7 (11.67%) GoldenSource
5 7 (11.67%) Project Management
6 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.00%) DataStage
6 6 (10.00%) WAN
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.00%) Firewall
6 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.33%) Data Quality
7 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.33%) Teradata
7 5 (8.33%) ETL
7 5 (8.33%) Cognos
7 5 (8.33%) IBM
7 5 (8.33%) BGP
7 5 (8.33%) EIGRP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (3.33%) SAS
1 2 (3.33%) CICS
1 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) WAN
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) BGP
2 5 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) VPLS
4 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.67%) NAS
4 1 (1.67%) FCoE
4 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.67%) Multicast
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.00%) DataStage
2 4 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) HBase
4 1 (1.67%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.67%) Toad
2 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Retail
3 9 (15.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 9 (15.00%) Architect
5 8 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Data Architect
7 6 (10.00%) Network Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Change Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Business Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Business Change Project Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) jQuery
2 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) REST
3 1 (1.67%) J2EE
3 1 (1.67%) SOAP
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) XSLT
3 1 (1.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Solaris
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
2 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 7 (11.67%) Project Management
4 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.33%) ETL
5 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) Data Management
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.33%) Web Development
7 2 (3.33%) Change Management
7 2 (3.33%) CRM
7 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) VBA
3 3 (5.00%) Java
3 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) COBOL
5 1 (1.67%) RPG
5 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (3.33%) CCNA
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) CBAP
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) NFS
1 1 (1.67%) Xen
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.67%) SRDF
1 1 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco
2 7 (11.67%) GoldenSource
3 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.33%) Teradata
4 5 (8.33%) Cognos
4 5 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) Sybase
6 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.67%) MKS
7 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.67%) Progress
7 1 (1.67%) Sun
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Intel
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.67%) DataSynapse