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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 26 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 85 109 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.18% 7.53% 11.34%
As % of the General category 17.03% 21.21% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 86 169
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -10.52%
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
499 514 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.41% 35.50% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 306 443
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 19
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £41.75 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -31.03%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 56 £425 +8.97% 14
Leeds -15 19 £330 -15.38% 12
Bradford +1 4 £363 -7.05% 4
Pudsey +1 1 - -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (62.27%) Finance
2 83 (37.73%) Retail
3 69 (31.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (25.45%) Retail Banking
5 27 (12.27%) Project Management
6 23 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (9.55%) Business Analysis
7 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (8.64%) SAS
10 18 (8.18%) MS Excel
11 17 (7.73%) Change Management
12 16 (7.27%) Microsoft
13 15 (6.82%) SQL
13 15 (6.82%) Credit Risk
13 15 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
14 14 (6.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 14 (6.36%) QA
15 12 (5.45%) Migration
16 11 (5.00%) Scrum
16 11 (5.00%) Mainframe
16 11 (5.00%) Oracle
16 11 (5.00%) MS Office
16 11 (5.00%) Windows
16 11 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (4.55%) ISEB
17 10 (4.55%) Project Planning
17 10 (4.55%) Test Scripting
18 9 (4.09%) PRINCE2
18 9 (4.09%) Business Transformation

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 19 (8.64%) SAS
2 6 (2.73%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.00%) MS Office
3 7 (3.18%) MS Project
4 6 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.45%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.45%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) SSL
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
1 2 (0.91%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) NFC
2 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.45%) ATM
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.27%) OLAP
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.36%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.91%) DB2
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.91%) MS Access
5 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.45%) Essbase
6 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.91%) Xcode
3 1 (0.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.45%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
General
1 137 (62.27%) Finance
2 83 (37.73%) Retail
3 56 (25.45%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.73%) Legal
4 6 (2.73%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.36%) Private Banking
5 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) International Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (36.36%) Analyst
2 49 (22.27%) Business Analyst
3 38 (17.27%) Project Manager
4 18 (8.18%) Test Analyst
5 15 (6.82%) Developer
6 10 (4.55%) PMO Manager
7 9 (4.09%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (3.64%) Test Leader
8 8 (3.64%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (2.73%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (2.73%) Consultant
9 6 (2.73%) SAS Developer
10 5 (2.27%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (2.27%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (2.27%) Financial Business Analyst
10 5 (2.27%) Contracts Manager
10 5 (2.27%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (2.27%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (1.82%) HTML
2 4 (1.82%) jQuery
3 3 (1.36%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (1.36%) .NET
3 3 (1.36%) CSS
3 3 (1.36%) HTML5
4 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.91%) PhoneGap
4 2 (0.91%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (0.91%) Android SDK
4 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.91%) WCF
5 1 (0.45%) WPF
5 1 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.45%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) Web Services
5 1 (0.45%) SAML
5 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.82%) Credit Risk
3 11 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.18%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (2.73%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (2.73%) User Experience
6 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.82%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.36%) Clustering
8 2 (0.91%) iSeries
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.91%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.45%) DataPower
9 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.45%) Wiki
9 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.00%) Windows
2 6 (2.73%) Linux
3 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.36%) UNIX
3 3 (1.36%) AIX
3 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.91%) Android
4 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (31.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (12.27%) Project Management
3 21 (9.55%) Business Analysis
3 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (7.73%) Change Management
6 12 (5.45%) Migration
7 11 (5.00%) Scrum
7 11 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.55%) Project Planning
8 10 (4.55%) Test Scripting
9 9 (4.09%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.09%) Business Transformation
10 8 (3.64%) Analytics
10 8 (3.64%) ETL
10 8 (3.64%) Resource Management
11 7 (3.18%) Mobile Commerce
11 7 (3.18%) Customer Insight
12 6 (2.73%) Waterfall
12 6 (2.73%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.82%) SQL
2 5 (2.27%) Java
3 3 (1.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.36%) VBA
4 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.45%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.45%) ABAP
5 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (4.55%) ISEB
2 8 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.36%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.36%) APMP
5 2 (0.91%) PMP
5 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.91%) Degree
6 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) CCSE
6 1 (0.45%) CCSA
6 1 (0.45%) CCA
6 1 (0.45%) CISSP
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CCNP
6 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 16 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.00%) Oracle
3 8 (3.64%) HP
4 7 (3.18%) IBM
5 5 (2.27%) VMware
6 3 (1.36%) Pega
6 3 (1.36%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.36%) SAP
7 2 (0.91%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (0.91%) Juniper
7 2 (0.91%) BMC
7 2 (0.91%) Cognos
7 2 (0.91%) Remedy
7 2 (0.91%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
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