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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 23 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 152 117 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.70% 7.00% 8.81%
As % of the General category 21.62% 20.45% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 102 107
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£356 £396 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £160.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -18.82%
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
703 572 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.01% 34.21% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 403 305
Average daily rate £356 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £11.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £17.63 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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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 +1 81 £356 -11.00% 16
Leeds +10 72 £375 - 9
Bradford -15 3 £363 -3.33% 2
Pudsey - 2 - - 2
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 187 (71.65%) Finance
2 122 (46.74%) Retail
3 111 (42.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (27.20%) Retail Banking
5 60 (22.99%) Project Management
6 30 (11.49%) Migration
7 23 (8.81%) SAS
8 20 (7.66%) Business Analysis
9 19 (7.28%) SQL
10 17 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (5.36%) Change Management
11 14 (5.36%) MS Project
11 14 (5.36%) Data Analysis
12 13 (4.98%) Test Scripting
12 13 (4.98%) MS Excel
13 12 (4.60%) PRINCE2
13 12 (4.60%) Law
14 11 (4.21%) UNIX
14 11 (4.21%) Credit Risk
14 11 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (4.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 10 (3.83%) Data Centre
15 10 (3.83%) Windows
15 10 (3.83%) SharePoint
15 10 (3.83%) Oracle
15 10 (3.83%) Microsoft
15 10 (3.83%) Legal
16 9 (3.45%) IBM
16 9 (3.45%) ETL
16 9 (3.45%) QA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (8.81%) SAS
2 10 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Lync
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (5.36%) MS Project
2 13 (4.98%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.30%) MS Office
5 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.30%) SAN
2 3 (1.15%) SSL
2 3 (1.15%) DHCP
3 2 (0.77%) HTTP
3 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.77%) DNS
3 2 (0.77%) Intranet
3 2 (0.77%) Internet
3 2 (0.77%) Extranet
3 2 (0.77%) Firewall
3 2 (0.77%) BIG-IP
3 2 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (0.77%) WebEx
4 1 (0.38%) ATM
4 1 (0.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 8 (3.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 7 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.92%) DB2
5 5 (1.92%) OLAP
5 5 (1.92%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.53%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.77%) MS Access
8 2 (0.77%) Big Data
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.38%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.15%) ClearCase
1 3 (1.15%) ClearQuest
1 3 (1.15%) Selenium
2 2 (0.77%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.38%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.38%) Maven
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Toad
3 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
General
1 187 (71.65%) Finance
2 122 (46.74%) Retail
3 71 (27.20%) Retail Banking
4 12 (4.60%) Law
5 10 (3.83%) Legal
6 6 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.92%) Marketing
8 4 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.77%) Electronics
9 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (34.10%) Analyst
2 81 (31.03%) Project Manager
3 61 (23.37%) Business Analyst
4 39 (14.94%) Banking Business Analyst
5 15 (5.75%) Lead Project Manager
5 15 (5.75%) Developer
6 12 (4.60%) Test Analyst
7 11 (4.21%) Lead Business Analyst
8 10 (3.83%) SAS Developer
9 9 (3.45%) Administrator
10 8 (3.07%) Test Manager
10 8 (3.07%) SAS Analyst
10 8 (3.07%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.68%) Consultant
12 6 (2.30%) Programme Manager
12 6 (2.30%) Implementation Manager
12 6 (2.30%) Test Leader
13 5 (1.92%) Data Centre Project Manager
13 5 (1.92%) PMO Manager
13 5 (1.92%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (1.15%) .NET
3 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.77%) Middleware
4 1 (0.38%) XML
4 1 (0.38%) JMS
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.38%) RESTful
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.21%) Credit Risk
3 10 (3.83%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.92%) Clustering
5 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.77%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.77%) DTV
7 2 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.77%) IVR
8 1 (0.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Wiki
8 1 (0.38%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.38%) DataPower
8 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.21%) UNIX
2 10 (3.83%) Windows
3 8 (3.07%) AIX
4 5 (1.92%) Windows 2000
4 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.15%) Linux
6 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (42.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (22.99%) Project Management
3 30 (11.49%) Migration
4 20 (7.66%) Business Analysis
5 14 (5.36%) Change Management
5 14 (5.36%) Data Analysis
6 13 (4.98%) Test Scripting
7 12 (4.60%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.45%) ETL
9 9 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (3.45%) Change Control
10 8 (3.07%) SDLC
10 8 (3.07%) Business Transformation
10 8 (3.07%) Validation
11 7 (2.68%) Data Modelling
11 7 (2.68%) Data Migration
11 7 (2.68%) Target Operating Model
12 6 (2.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (2.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.28%) SQL
2 8 (3.07%) VBA
3 4 (1.53%) Java
4 3 (1.15%) C#
4 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.77%) PL/1
5 2 (0.77%) VB
6 1 (0.38%) ABAP
6 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) Perl
6 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.38%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.38%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (1.92%) ISEB
1 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (1.92%) APMP
2 4 (1.53%) Degree
3 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (3.83%) Oracle
1 10 (3.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.45%) IBM
3 6 (2.30%) SAP
4 5 (1.92%) VMware
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco
6 2 (0.77%) Teradata
6 2 (0.77%) NetApp
6 2 (0.77%) VocaLink
6 2 (0.77%) F5
6 2 (0.77%) McAfee
7 1 (0.38%) RightFax
7 1 (0.38%) Trustwave
7 1 (0.38%) Lotus
7 1 (0.38%) Symantec
7 1 (0.38%) Remedy
7 1 (0.38%) Brocade
7 1 (0.38%) Netezza
7 1 (0.38%) IronPort
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 - £343.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 16 days ago