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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 16 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 120 135 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.05% 8.73% 10.57%
As % of the General category 20.69% 25.71% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 107 161
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£396 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £312 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £21.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +10.38%
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
580 525 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.08% 33.94% 36.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 305 452
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 14
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.70 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.63 £43.70 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 71 £405 +3.31% 13
Leeds -8 33 £375 - 12
Bradford +4 7 £375 -3.84% 3
Pudsey - - - - 1
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 170 (63.67%) Finance
2 96 (35.96%) Retail
3 86 (32.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (24.34%) Retail Banking
5 39 (14.61%) Project Management
6 23 (8.61%) MS Excel
7 22 (8.24%) Change Management
8 21 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 21 (7.87%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (7.49%) SQL
10 19 (7.12%) Windows
10 19 (7.12%) Microsoft
11 17 (6.37%) SAS
11 17 (6.37%) Test Scripting
12 16 (5.99%) ISEB
12 16 (5.99%) ISTQB
12 16 (5.99%) QA
13 15 (5.62%) Migration
14 14 (5.24%) Mainframe
15 13 (4.87%) MS Office
15 13 (4.87%) Credit Risk
15 13 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (4.87%) Analytics
16 12 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (4.12%) Project Planning
17 11 (4.12%) Scrum
17 11 (4.12%) Customer Insight
17 11 (4.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 10 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (6.37%) SAS
2 10 (3.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.87%) MS Office
2 13 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.62%) MS Project
4 5 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.37%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.37%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) ATM
2 3 (1.12%) SSL
3 2 (0.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.37%) NFC
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.50%) OLAP
4 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.12%) Base SAS
6 2 (0.75%) MS Access
6 2 (0.75%) DB2
6 2 (0.75%) OLTP
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.37%) Essbase
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.75%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.75%) Xcode
2 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.75%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (0.37%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 170 (63.67%) Finance
2 96 (35.96%) Retail
3 65 (24.34%) Retail Banking
4 10 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.25%) Legal
6 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.12%) Back Office
7 3 (1.12%) Games
7 3 (1.12%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.37%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (38.58%) Analyst
2 52 (19.48%) Project Manager
3 51 (19.10%) Business Analyst
4 26 (9.74%) Test Analyst
5 14 (5.24%) Developer
6 11 (4.12%) Test Leader
7 9 (3.37%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (3.37%) PMO Manager
8 8 (3.00%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (2.62%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (2.25%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (2.25%) Designer
10 6 (2.25%) Architect
10 6 (2.25%) Consultant
10 6 (2.25%) SAS Developer
11 5 (1.87%) Administrator
11 5 (1.87%) Contracts Manager
11 5 (1.87%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (1.87%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (1.50%) .NET
3 3 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (1.12%) HTML5
3 3 (1.12%) HTML
4 2 (0.75%) PhoneGap
4 2 (0.75%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (0.75%) Android SDK
4 2 (0.75%) CSS
4 2 (0.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.37%) SAML
5 1 (0.37%) Middleware
5 1 (0.37%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.37%) Java EE
5 1 (0.37%) WCF
5 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.24%) Mainframe
2 13 (4.87%) Credit Risk
3 7 (2.62%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.62%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (2.25%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Copywriting
5 4 (1.50%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.75%) Statistics
7 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.75%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) iSeries
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.37%) DataPower
8 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.12%) Windows
2 9 (3.37%) Linux
3 6 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.87%) UNIX
5 4 (1.50%) AIX
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (14.61%) Project Management
3 22 (8.24%) Change Management
4 21 (7.87%) Business Analysis
5 20 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (6.37%) Test Scripting
7 15 (5.62%) Migration
8 13 (4.87%) Analytics
9 12 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.12%) Scrum
10 11 (4.12%) Project Planning
10 11 (4.12%) Customer Insight
11 10 (3.75%) Software Testing
11 10 (3.75%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.37%) Resource Management
12 9 (3.37%) Waterfall
12 9 (3.37%) Business Transformation
13 8 (3.00%) Supplier Management
13 8 (3.00%) Mobile Commerce
14 7 (2.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.49%) SQL
2 6 (2.25%) Java
3 3 (1.12%) VB
3 3 (1.12%) VBA
4 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.37%) C
5 1 (0.37%) C#
5 1 (0.37%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (5.99%) ISEB
1 16 (5.99%) ISTQB
2 10 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.50%) Degree
3 4 (1.50%) CCNA
3 4 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.12%) CISSP
4 3 (1.12%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.12%) APMP
5 2 (0.75%) CRISC
5 2 (0.75%) PMP
5 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.37%) CCSA
6 1 (0.37%) CCSE
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CCNP
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.37%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.99%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.37%) MiFID
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) FATCA
3 1 (0.37%) EMIR
3 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.37%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (7.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (7.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.75%) Oracle
3 8 (3.00%) HP
4 7 (2.62%) IBM
5 6 (2.25%) VMware
6 4 (1.50%) Cisco
6 4 (1.50%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.12%) Pega
8 2 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
8 2 (0.75%) Cognos
8 2 (0.75%) Juniper
8 2 (0.75%) BMC
8 2 (0.75%) Lotus
8 2 (0.75%) Remedy
9 1 (0.37%) BT
9 1 (0.37%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.37%) Informatica
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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