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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 23 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Banking 118 157 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.44% 9.45% 6.70%
As % of the General category 17.28% 27.21% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 126 68
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£400 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £278 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £10.97 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -40.70%
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
683 577 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.26% 34.74% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 379 251
Average daily rate £380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £15.00 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 62 £385 +2.66% 18
Leeds -14 37 £400 +22.13% 18
Bradford -8 14 £425 +36.00%
Pudsey -2 3 £428 +31.53% 1
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 163 (66.80%) Finance
2 111 (45.49%) Retail
3 106 (43.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 74 (30.33%) Project Management
5 73 (29.92%) Retail Banking
6 36 (14.75%) SAS
7 28 (11.48%) Oracle
8 27 (11.07%) PRINCE2
8 27 (11.07%) Microsoft
8 27 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (10.25%) Supplier Management
9 25 (10.25%) MS Excel
10 23 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (8.61%) Business Transformation
12 18 (7.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 17 (6.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (6.97%) SQL
14 15 (6.15%) IBM
14 15 (6.15%) HP
14 15 (6.15%) VMware
15 14 (5.74%) OLAP
16 13 (5.33%) SAP
16 13 (5.33%) E-Commerce
16 13 (5.33%) Migration
16 13 (5.33%) Business Analysis
16 13 (5.33%) Credit Risk
17 12 (4.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 12 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
17 12 (4.92%) Validation
17 12 (4.92%) MS Office

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (14.75%) SAS
2 4 (1.64%) Tuxedo
2 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.23%) TeamSite
3 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.41%) CICS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache
4 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (10.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.92%) MS Office
3 11 (4.51%) MS Project
4 9 (3.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.64%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.23%) Exstream
4 2 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.41%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.23%) SAN
3 2 (0.82%) DHCP
3 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) Intranet
4 1 (0.41%) Extranet
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) SSL
4 1 (0.41%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.41%) Network Security
4 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 14 (5.74%) OLAP
3 12 (4.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (4.51%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (3.69%) DB2
6 7 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.87%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.46%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.64%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.82%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.82%) Ingres
10 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.82%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.41%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.41%) ERwin
General
1 163 (66.80%) Finance
2 111 (45.49%) Retail
3 73 (29.92%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.46%) Legal
5 5 (2.05%) Law
5 5 (2.05%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (31.97%) Project Manager
2 71 (29.10%) Analyst
3 44 (18.03%) Business Analyst
4 12 (4.92%) Banking Business Analyst
4 12 (4.92%) Developer
5 11 (4.51%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (4.10%) Test Analyst
7 9 (3.69%) Consultant
7 9 (3.69%) Lead Project Manager
8 8 (3.28%) Software Manager
9 7 (2.87%) Architect
9 7 (2.87%) PMO Analyst
9 7 (2.87%) SAS Analyst
9 7 (2.87%) Data Analyst
10 6 (2.46%) SAS Developer
11 5 (2.05%) DBA
11 5 (2.05%) Senior Manager
11 5 (2.05%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.05%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (1.23%) .NET
3 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (0.82%) WCF
3 2 (0.82%) WPF
4 1 (0.41%) Middleware
4 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.33%) Credit Risk
3 6 (2.46%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.05%) AS400
5 4 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.23%) Clustering
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.82%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) DataPower
8 1 (0.41%) LPAR
8 1 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.51%) Windows
2 10 (4.10%) UNIX
3 4 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.64%) AIX
3 4 (1.64%) Linux
4 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000
4 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 74 (30.33%) Project Management
3 27 (11.07%) PRINCE2
3 27 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.25%) Supplier Management
5 21 (8.61%) Business Transformation
6 13 (5.33%) E-Commerce
6 13 (5.33%) Migration
6 13 (5.33%) Business Analysis
7 12 (4.92%) Validation
8 11 (4.51%) Data Analysis
8 11 (4.51%) Resource Management
9 9 (3.69%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.69%) Change Management
9 9 (3.69%) ITIL
9 9 (3.69%) Requirements Management
9 9 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (3.69%) Test Management
9 9 (3.69%) Asset Management
9 9 (3.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.97%) SQL
2 4 (1.64%) VBA
3 3 (1.23%) C
3 3 (1.23%) C#
4 2 (0.82%) RPG IV
4 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.82%) Perl
4 2 (0.82%) RPG
4 2 (0.82%) VB
5 1 (0.41%) PL/1
5 1 (0.41%) Python
5 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.41%) VBScript
5 1 (0.41%) C++
5 1 (0.41%) COBOL
5 1 (0.41%) Java
5 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (6.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (4.10%) ISEB
3 5 (2.05%) Degree
4 3 (1.23%) APMP
5 2 (0.82%) PMP
5 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CIMA
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Basel II
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.41%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Tivoli
1 5 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (11.48%) Oracle
2 27 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.15%) IBM
3 15 (6.15%) HP
3 15 (6.15%) VMware
4 13 (5.33%) SAP
5 8 (3.28%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.05%) Cisco
6 5 (2.05%) Pega
7 4 (1.64%) Infor
8 2 (0.82%) Teradata
8 2 (0.82%) Cognos
8 2 (0.82%) McAfee
9 1 (0.41%) Symantec
9 1 (0.41%) Unisys
9 1 (0.41%) Applix
9 1 (0.41%) jBASE
9 1 (0.41%) IronPort
9 1 (0.41%) F5
9 1 (0.41%) Tableau
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