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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 31 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 109 162 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.49% 9.05% 8.41%
As % of the General category 16.80% 25.59% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 137 78
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£375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -19.44%
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
649 633 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.68% 35.36% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 451 245
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 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 £10.00 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.05 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 61 £356 -9.29% 22
Leeds -24 36 £450 +20.00% 18
Bradford -17 5 £425 +57.40% 2
Pudsey 0 2 - - 3
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 155 (66.52%) Finance
2 99 (42.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 98 (42.06%) Retail
4 74 (31.76%) Project Management
5 59 (25.32%) Retail Banking
6 30 (12.88%) SAS
7 26 (11.16%) Oracle
7 26 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (9.44%) Supplier Management
8 22 (9.44%) Business Transformation
9 21 (9.01%) MS Excel
9 21 (9.01%) Microsoft
10 18 (7.73%) PRINCE2
11 17 (7.30%) VMware
11 17 (7.30%) Migration
12 16 (6.87%) SQL
12 16 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (6.01%) SAP
13 14 (6.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 13 (5.58%) Windows
14 13 (5.58%) Data Analysis
15 12 (5.15%) MS Office
15 12 (5.15%) UNIX
15 12 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (5.15%) E-Commerce
16 11 (4.72%) IBM
16 11 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
17 10 (4.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 10 (4.29%) Credit Risk
17 10 (4.29%) Business Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (12.88%) SAS
2 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.72%) Tuxedo
3 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Lync
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.15%) MS Office
3 11 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.86%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.72%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.29%) Exstream
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 4 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.15%) SAN
2 4 (1.72%) Internet
2 4 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.29%) DHCP
3 3 (1.29%) Firewall
4 2 (0.86%) Extranet
4 2 (0.86%) Intranet
4 2 (0.86%) HTTP
4 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.86%) DNS
4 2 (0.86%) SSL
4 2 (0.86%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 10 (4.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (3.86%) OLAP
4 8 (3.43%) OLAP Cube
5 7 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.58%) DB2
7 5 (2.15%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.29%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.86%) Ingres
11 1 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.43%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) TestPartner
2 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
General
1 155 (66.52%) Finance
2 98 (42.06%) Retail
3 59 (25.32%) Retail Banking
4 8 (3.43%) Legal
5 7 (3.00%) Law
6 5 (2.15%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Marketing
10 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 86 (36.91%) Project Manager
2 61 (26.18%) Analyst
3 38 (16.31%) Business Analyst
4 16 (6.87%) Developer
5 15 (6.44%) Banking Business Analyst
6 11 (4.72%) Lead Project Manager
7 10 (4.29%) SAS Developer
8 8 (3.43%) Test Analyst
8 8 (3.43%) Consultant
9 7 (3.00%) Lead Business Analyst
9 7 (3.00%) Data Analyst
9 7 (3.00%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (2.58%) Architect
10 6 (2.58%) Implementation Manager
10 6 (2.58%) Software Manager
11 5 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (2.15%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (2.15%) Senior Manager
11 5 (2.15%) Programme Manager
12 4 (1.72%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.43%) WCF
3 1 (0.43%) WPF
3 1 (0.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) XML
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.29%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.15%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (2.15%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.15%) Clustering
4 3 (1.29%) AS400
4 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.86%) IVR
5 2 (0.86%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.43%) DataPower
6 1 (0.43%) Open Source
6 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.43%) Statistics
6 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.58%) Windows
2 12 (5.15%) UNIX
3 6 (2.58%) AIX
4 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.15%) Linux
4 5 (2.15%) Windows 2000
4 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (42.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 74 (31.76%) Project Management
3 26 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (9.44%) Supplier Management
4 22 (9.44%) Business Transformation
5 18 (7.73%) PRINCE2
6 17 (7.30%) Migration
7 13 (5.58%) Data Analysis
8 12 (5.15%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.29%) Business Analysis
9 10 (4.29%) Waterfall
10 9 (3.86%) Validation
10 9 (3.86%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.86%) Change Management
11 8 (3.43%) ITIL
11 8 (3.43%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (3.00%) Requirements Management
12 7 (3.00%) Resource Management
13 6 (2.58%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.87%) SQL
2 5 (2.15%) VBA
3 3 (1.29%) C
4 2 (0.86%) PL/1
4 2 (0.86%) C#
4 2 (0.86%) RPG
4 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.86%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.43%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.43%) C++
5 1 (0.43%) Java
5 1 (0.43%) Perl
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VBScript
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) Python
5 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (3.43%) ISEB
3 5 (2.15%) Degree
4 2 (0.86%) APMP
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) FATCA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.43%) Basel II
System Software
1 8 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.29%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (11.16%) Oracle
2 21 (9.01%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.30%) VMware
4 14 (6.01%) SAP
5 11 (4.72%) IBM
6 10 (4.29%) HP
7 5 (2.15%) Cisco
7 5 (2.15%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.72%) Infor
9 2 (0.86%) McAfee
9 2 (0.86%) Teradata
9 2 (0.86%) Pega
9 2 (0.86%) F5
9 2 (0.86%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.43%) Imperva
10 1 (0.43%) RightFax
10 1 (0.43%) Trustwave
10 1 (0.43%) IronPort
10 1 (0.43%) jBASE
10 1 (0.43%) Unisys
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £290 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 26 days ago