The first 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 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 West 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 13 24 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Banking 163 82 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.29% 6.30% 15.91%
As % of the General category 26.00% 17.86% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 60 225
Average daily rate £365 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £294 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.94% -24.00%
General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
627 459 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.73% 35.28% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 243 484
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Banking
Yorkshire

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 April 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 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
Halifax 0 94 £380 +2.70% 3
Leeds 0 36 £350 -11.39% 11
Bradford +9 11 £285 -16.17%
Pudsey - 7 £428 -
Bingley - 1 £375 -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 180 (62.07%) Finance
2 124 (42.76%) Retail
3 103 (35.52%) Retail Banking
4 101 (34.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (13.45%) Project Management
6 36 (12.41%) HP Quality Center
7 34 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (11.03%) Change Management
9 26 (8.97%) Test Scripting
10 21 (7.24%) ISTQB
10 21 (7.24%) ISEB
11 20 (6.90%) Windows
12 19 (6.55%) SQL
13 18 (6.21%) Software Testing
14 16 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (5.17%) Migration
16 14 (4.83%) PRINCE2
16 14 (4.83%) Microsoft
17 13 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (4.48%) ITSM
17 13 (4.48%) Change Control
18 12 (4.14%) Remedy ITSM
18 12 (4.14%) Supplier Management
18 12 (4.14%) MS Office
18 12 (4.14%) MS Excel
18 12 (4.14%) Remedy
19 11 (3.79%) SAS
19 11 (3.79%) ATM
19 11 (3.79%) Business Analysis
19 11 (3.79%) Investment Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (3.79%) SAS
2 8 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.69%) CICS
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.34%) FileNet
4 1 (0.34%) IIS
4 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.14%) MS Office
2 12 (4.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.07%) MS Project
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (4.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.69%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.69%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.79%) ATM
2 3 (1.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) Firewall
3 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.69%) FWSM
3 2 (0.69%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) MPLS
4 1 (0.34%) X.500
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.07%) DB2
3 6 (2.07%) Base SAS
3 6 (2.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.69%) OLTP
6 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.34%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.69%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.69%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.34%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.34%) NetAdvantage
3 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.34%) Apache Continuum
General
1 180 (62.07%) Finance
2 124 (42.76%) Retail
3 103 (35.52%) Retail Banking
4 11 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.38%) Legal
5 4 (1.38%) Back Office
6 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.03%) Games
6 3 (1.03%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.03%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.69%) German Language
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (37.93%) Analyst
2 56 (19.31%) Project Manager
3 53 (18.28%) Test Analyst
4 35 (12.07%) Business Analyst
5 17 (5.86%) Developer
5 17 (5.86%) Test Leader
6 15 (5.17%) Test Manager
7 10 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
8 9 (3.10%) Business Manager
9 8 (2.76%) PMO Manager
10 7 (2.41%) Business Test Analyst
10 7 (2.41%) Consultant
11 6 (2.07%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.07%) SAS Developer
11 6 (2.07%) Banking Business Analyst
11 6 (2.07%) Designer
12 5 (1.72%) Performance Analyst
13 4 (1.38%) MI Analyst
13 4 (1.38%) Software Manager
13 4 (1.38%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.72%) .NET
3 4 (1.38%) Web Services
4 2 (0.69%) WCF
4 2 (0.69%) WPF
5 1 (0.34%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.34%) Java EE
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.76%) Mainframe
2 6 (2.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.03%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.03%) IVR
6 2 (0.69%) Statistics
6 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.69%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.34%) DataPower
7 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.90%) Windows
2 7 (2.41%) Linux
2 7 (2.41%) UNIX
3 4 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.03%) AIX
5 2 (0.69%) zOS
6 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (34.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (13.45%) Project Management
3 34 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (11.03%) Change Management
5 26 (8.97%) Test Scripting
6 18 (6.21%) Software Testing
7 15 (5.17%) Migration
8 14 (4.83%) PRINCE2
9 13 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (4.48%) ITSM
9 13 (4.48%) Change Control
10 12 (4.14%) Supplier Management
11 11 (3.79%) Business Analysis
12 10 (3.45%) Programme Management
12 10 (3.45%) Test Strategy
13 9 (3.10%) Service Management
14 8 (2.76%) ETL
14 8 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (2.76%) Time Management
14 8 (2.76%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.55%) SQL
2 5 (1.72%) VB
3 4 (1.38%) Java
4 3 (1.03%) C#
4 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.69%) C
5 2 (0.69%) SAS Macro
5 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.34%) VBA
6 1 (0.34%) C++
6 1 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (7.24%) ISEB
1 21 (7.24%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.38%) CISSP
2 4 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.03%) CCNA
3 3 (1.03%) Degree
4 2 (0.69%) CRISC
4 2 (0.69%) CISA
4 2 (0.69%) CISM
4 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.34%) CCDA
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CCNP
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.79%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) FATCA
3 1 (0.34%) EMIR
3 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.34%) FINREP
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 36 (12.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (4.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.14%) Remedy
3 10 (3.45%) BMC
3 10 (3.45%) HP
4 8 (2.76%) IBM
5 6 (2.07%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.07%) Cisco
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle
6 5 (1.72%) SAP
6 5 (1.72%) VMware
7 3 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.69%) Symantec
8 2 (0.69%) Juniper
8 2 (0.69%) Lotus
9 1 (0.34%) Informatica
9 1 (0.34%) McAfee
9 1 (0.34%) BT
9 1 (0.34%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.34%) Sun
9 1 (0.34%) Temenos
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £330.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 28 days ago