The first 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 16 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 South Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 16 40 22
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs citing Banking 23 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.30% 0.84% 4.78%
As % of the General category 22.12% 4.48% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 6
Average daily rate £375 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £385 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -34.00%
General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 67 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.49% 18.82% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 39
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.93 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.64% -45.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Banking
Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +15 22 £383 -9.88% 5
Doncaster - - - -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Project Management
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 9 (18.37%) Retail
4 8 (16.33%) Retail Banking
4 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) UNIX
5 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) FATCA
6 6 (12.24%) SQL
6 6 (12.24%) Internet
7 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.20%) AIX
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (10.20%) Online Banking
8 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
8 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.12%) ISEB
9 3 (6.12%) BMC
9 3 (6.12%) Veritas
9 3 (6.12%) DataStage
9 3 (6.12%) DB2
9 3 (6.12%) Replication
9 3 (6.12%) Control-M
9 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
9 3 (6.12%) Use Case
9 3 (6.12%) Data Guard

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) DataStage
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.04%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 8 (16.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Front Office
6 1 (2.04%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) DBA
3 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Change Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.08%) Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.08%) Relationships Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
1 2 (4.08%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Online Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) UNIX
3 5 (10.20%) AIX
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Project Management
2 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.12%) Use Case
4 3 (6.12%) Functional Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.08%) Workflow
5 2 (4.08%) User Stories
5 2 (4.08%) Change Control
5 2 (4.08%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.08%) Product Management
5 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Test Management
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.08%) ETL
6 1 (2.04%) Change Management
6 1 (2.04%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) FATCA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.04%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Control-M
1 3 (6.12%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) BMC
3 3 (6.12%) Veritas
4 2 (4.08%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) CA
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