The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 20 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Banking 127 135 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.90% 8.43% 6.52%
As % of the General category 20.92% 22.65% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 102 80
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
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 West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
607 596 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.99% 37.23% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 377 306
Average daily rate £396 £364 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £257 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 11
Average hourly rate £31.25 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.25% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £129.10 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Halifax 0 76 £425 +14.86% 8
Leeds -20 32 £396 +13.14% 18
Bradford +7 14 £425 - 3
Huddersfield - - - -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 137 (64.62%) Finance
2 92 (43.40%) Retail
3 78 (36.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (30.66%) Retail Banking
5 48 (22.64%) Project Management
6 37 (17.45%) SAS
7 26 (12.26%) MS Excel
8 25 (11.79%) Microsoft
9 24 (11.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 22 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (10.38%) Credit Risk
11 19 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (8.96%) Oracle
12 18 (8.49%) PRINCE2
12 18 (8.49%) Business Analysis
13 17 (8.02%) SQL
14 15 (7.08%) OLAP
15 14 (6.60%) MS Office
16 13 (6.13%) Supplier Management
17 12 (5.66%) Project Planning
17 12 (5.66%) HP
17 12 (5.66%) Change Management
17 12 (5.66%) Validation
18 11 (5.19%) Mainframe
18 11 (5.19%) MS Project
18 11 (5.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 11 (5.19%) Requirements Management
18 11 (5.19%) OLAP Cube
19 10 (4.72%) Business Transformation
19 10 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 37 (17.45%) SAS
2 3 (1.42%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.42%) Tuxedo
2 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) CICS
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.60%) MS Office
3 11 (5.19%) MS Project
4 10 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.42%) Exstream
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.94%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 15 (7.08%) OLAP
3 11 (5.19%) OLAP Cube
3 11 (5.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.30%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.30%) DB2
6 6 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.94%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.94%) MS Access
10 2 (0.94%) Ingres
11 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.94%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.47%) ERwin
3 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 137 (64.62%) Finance
2 92 (43.40%) Retail
3 65 (30.66%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.42%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.47%) International Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (31.60%) Analyst
2 45 (21.23%) Project Manager
3 44 (20.75%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.49%) Developer
5 12 (5.66%) Lead Business Analyst
6 9 (4.25%) PMO Manager
6 9 (4.25%) Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (4.25%) Consultant
7 8 (3.77%) Test Analyst
7 8 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (3.30%) DBA
9 6 (2.83%) SAS Developer
9 6 (2.83%) Architect
9 6 (2.83%) SAS Consultant
9 6 (2.83%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (2.36%) SAS Analyst
10 5 (2.36%) SAS Programmer
10 5 (2.36%) Programmer
11 4 (1.89%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.36%) .NET
2 3 (1.42%) WCF
2 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (0.94%) jQuery
3 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.94%) HTML
3 2 (0.94%) WPF
3 2 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) Middleware
4 1 (0.47%) HTML5
4 1 (0.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.38%) Credit Risk
1 22 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.19%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.83%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.89%) AS400
5 3 (1.42%) Clustering
5 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.42%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.94%) iSeries
6 2 (0.94%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.47%) Wiki
7 1 (0.47%) LPAR
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.25%) UNIX
1 9 (4.25%) Windows
2 7 (3.30%) Linux
3 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.42%) AIX
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 48 (22.64%) Project Management
3 19 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.49%) PRINCE2
4 18 (8.49%) Business Analysis
5 13 (6.13%) Supplier Management
6 12 (5.66%) Project Planning
6 12 (5.66%) Change Management
6 12 (5.66%) Validation
7 11 (5.19%) Requirements Management
8 10 (4.72%) Business Transformation
9 9 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.25%) Resource Management
10 8 (3.77%) Migration
10 8 (3.77%) ETL
10 8 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.30%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.30%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.30%) Waterfall
11 7 (3.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.02%) SQL
2 3 (1.42%) VBA
2 3 (1.42%) C
3 2 (0.94%) C#
3 2 (0.94%) RPG IV
3 2 (0.94%) RPG
4 1 (0.47%) R
4 1 (0.47%) C++
4 1 (0.47%) COBOL
4 1 (0.47%) Java
4 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.47%) Perl
4 1 (0.47%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.47%) VB
4 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.36%) ISEB
3 4 (1.89%) APMP
4 3 (1.42%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.94%) PMP
5 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (11.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.96%) Oracle
3 12 (5.66%) HP
4 9 (4.25%) IBM
5 7 (3.30%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.36%) VMware
7 4 (1.89%) Pega
7 4 (1.89%) SAP
8 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.42%) Infor
9 2 (0.94%) Cognos
9 2 (0.94%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.94%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.47%) Adobe
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco
10 1 (0.47%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.47%) Teradata
10 1 (0.47%) jBASE
10 1 (0.47%) Applix
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Eden Lea
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago