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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 36 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Banking 93 134 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.58% 7.60% 8.43%
As % of the General category 12.90% 20.74% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 116 98
Average daily rate £397 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
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
721 646 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.48% 36.66% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 458 368
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £16.74 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £36.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +7 49 £400 - 7
Halifax 0 33 £356 -16.23% 7
Pudsey +4 3 - -
Bradford -11 2 £350 -17.64% 5
Huddersfield - 1 £400 -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (65.05%) Finance
2 78 (37.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (31.07%) Retail
4 48 (23.30%) Retail Banking
5 36 (17.48%) Project Management
6 27 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (10.68%) Migration
8 21 (10.19%) Data Centre
9 17 (8.25%) Change Management
9 17 (8.25%) Microsoft
10 15 (7.28%) SharePoint
10 15 (7.28%) SAS
11 14 (6.80%) MS Excel
11 14 (6.80%) Oracle
11 14 (6.80%) PRINCE2
12 13 (6.31%) Change Control
13 12 (5.83%) Analytics
13 12 (5.83%) SAP
13 12 (5.83%) Linux
13 12 (5.83%) SQL
14 11 (5.34%) IBM
14 11 (5.34%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (4.85%) Citrix
15 10 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (4.85%) Java
15 10 (4.85%) Unix
15 10 (4.85%) Windows
15 10 (4.85%) Network Security
16 9 (4.37%) MS Project

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (7.28%) SAS
1 15 (7.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.43%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.97%) CICS
5 2 (0.97%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.97%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.49%) FileNet
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.37%) MS Project
3 8 (3.88%) MS Office
4 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.49%) BASE24
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.85%) Network Security
2 6 (2.91%) Internet
3 5 (2.43%) Firewall
4 3 (1.46%) SSL
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.97%) DNS
5 2 (0.97%) Intranet
5 2 (0.97%) LDAP
5 2 (0.97%) VPN
5 2 (0.97%) WebEx
5 2 (0.97%) Wireless
6 1 (0.49%) DHCP
6 1 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.49%) HTTP
6 1 (0.49%) LAN
6 1 (0.49%) SMS
6 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.94%) SAS EBI
5 3 (1.46%) MS Access
5 3 (1.46%) OLAP
5 3 (1.46%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.97%) Big Data
6 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.49%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.49%) IDMS
7 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.97%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.49%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.49%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.49%) TestPartner
General
1 134 (65.05%) Finance
2 64 (31.07%) Retail
3 48 (23.30%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.43%) Legal
5 3 (1.46%) Games
5 3 (1.46%) Law
5 3 (1.46%) Marketing
6 2 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (28.16%) Analyst
2 43 (20.87%) Project Manager
3 32 (15.53%) Business Analyst
4 29 (14.08%) Banking Analyst
5 21 (10.19%) Banking Project Manager
6 17 (8.25%) Developer
7 16 (7.77%) Banking Business Analyst
7 16 (7.77%) Consultant
8 8 (3.88%) Administrator
8 8 (3.88%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (3.88%) Test Leader
9 7 (3.40%) Finance Business Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (3.40%) IT Manager
9 7 (3.40%) PMO Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) PMO Manager
9 7 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) Test Manager
10 6 (2.91%) Financial Business Analyst
10 6 (2.91%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.43%) Middleware
2 3 (1.46%) .NET
3 2 (0.97%) ISPF
3 2 (0.97%) Spring
3 2 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.49%) RESTful
4 1 (0.49%) SAML
4 1 (0.49%) Web Services
4 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.19%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.91%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.91%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.43%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.46%) Clustering
6 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) VSAM
8 1 (0.49%) AS400
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.49%) DataPower
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.49%) PKI
8 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.83%) Linux
2 10 (4.85%) Unix
2 10 (4.85%) Windows
3 6 (2.91%) AIX
3 6 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.46%) zOS
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (17.48%) Project Management
3 22 (10.68%) Migration
4 17 (8.25%) Change Management
5 14 (6.80%) PRINCE2
6 13 (6.31%) Change Control
7 12 (5.83%) Analytics
8 11 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.34%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.37%) Supplier Management
10 8 (3.88%) Data Modelling
11 7 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.40%) Data Analysis
11 7 (3.40%) ETL
11 7 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.91%) ITIL
12 6 (2.91%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (2.91%) Scrum
13 5 (2.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.83%) SQL
2 10 (4.85%) Java
3 3 (1.46%) ABAP
3 3 (1.46%) Bourne shell
3 3 (1.46%) VBA
4 2 (0.97%) C#
4 2 (0.97%) JCL
4 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.97%) Python
4 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.97%) VB
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.46%) ISEB
2 3 (1.46%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.97%) APMP
3 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.97%) Degree
3 2 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.49%) CCDP
4 1 (0.49%) CCNA
4 1 (0.49%) CCNP
4 1 (0.49%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.40%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) FATCA
2 2 (0.97%) FINREP
3 1 (0.49%) COREP
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.49%) ISO20022
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.97%) RACF
2 2 (0.97%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.49%) XenApp
3 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.94%) SCCM
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.97%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.97%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (8.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.80%) Oracle
3 12 (5.83%) SAP
4 11 (5.34%) IBM
5 10 (4.85%) Citrix
6 9 (4.37%) VMware
7 6 (2.91%) HP
8 4 (1.94%) Cisco
8 4 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.46%) Dell
10 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.97%) Cognos
10 2 (0.97%) F5
10 2 (0.97%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.97%) IronPort
10 2 (0.97%) Pega
10 2 (0.97%) RightFax
10 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.97%) Veritas
11 1 (0.49%) iManage
Bradford, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £499 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £202.00 - £203.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £355.00 - £356.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago