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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 23 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Banking 140 133 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.42% 7.91% 10.36%
As % of the General category 20.29% 22.35% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 111 122
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£356 £396 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £160.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-17.17% -37.77%
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
690 595 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.64% 35.37% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 428 323
Average daily rate £356 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.88% -56.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.53 £9.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £18.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 73 £356 -10.10% 8
Leeds -12 61 £375 - 12
Bradford -7 4 £288 -23.33% 2
Pudsey 0 1 - -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 167 (68.44%) Finance
2 115 (47.13%) Retail
3 95 (38.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (28.28%) Retail Banking
5 60 (24.59%) Project Management
6 27 (11.07%) Migration
7 24 (9.84%) SAS
8 19 (7.79%) SQL
9 18 (7.38%) Business Analysis
10 16 (6.56%) Change Management
11 15 (6.15%) MS Excel
12 14 (5.74%) Data Analysis
13 13 (5.33%) Oracle
13 13 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (4.92%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.92%) Microsoft
14 12 (4.92%) Credit Risk
14 12 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (4.51%) Test Scripting
15 11 (4.51%) Law
15 11 (4.51%) Windows
15 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
15 11 (4.51%) MS Project
16 10 (4.10%) SAP
16 10 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (4.10%) Business Transformation
17 9 (3.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 9 (3.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (3.69%) ISEB

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (9.84%) SAS
2 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.05%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.41%) CMS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.41%) Lync
5 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.41%) IIS
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.51%) MS Project
3 10 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.28%) MS Office
5 6 (2.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.46%) SAN
2 4 (1.64%) Internet
3 3 (1.23%) SSL
3 3 (1.23%) DHCP
4 2 (0.82%) HTTP
4 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.82%) DNS
4 2 (0.82%) Extranet
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.82%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) ATM
5 1 (0.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (2.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (2.05%) OLAP
5 4 (1.64%) DB2
5 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (1.64%) Base SAS
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.82%) MS Access
7 2 (0.82%) Big Data
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Selenium
2 2 (0.82%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.82%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.82%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.41%) Toad
3 1 (0.41%) Subversion
3 1 (0.41%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.41%) Maven
3 1 (0.41%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 167 (68.44%) Finance
2 115 (47.13%) Retail
3 69 (28.28%) Retail Banking
4 11 (4.51%) Law
5 9 (3.69%) Legal
6 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.05%) Marketing
7 5 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.82%) Electronics
9 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (35.66%) Analyst
2 72 (29.51%) Project Manager
3 59 (24.18%) Business Analyst
4 35 (14.34%) Banking Business Analyst
5 14 (5.74%) Test Analyst
6 12 (4.92%) Developer
7 10 (4.10%) Lead Business Analyst
8 9 (3.69%) Lead Project Manager
9 8 (3.28%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.28%) SAS Analyst
10 7 (2.87%) SAS Developer
10 7 (2.87%) Administrator
11 6 (2.46%) Implementation Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Test Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.05%) PMO Manager
13 4 (1.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 4 (1.64%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (0.82%) .NET
2 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.41%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) JMS
3 1 (0.41%) Middleware
3 1 (0.41%) RESTful
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.92%) Credit Risk
3 8 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.05%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (2.05%) Clustering
5 4 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.82%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.82%) IVR
6 2 (0.82%) DTV
6 2 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.41%) Statistics
7 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.41%) Wiki
7 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.51%) Windows
2 7 (2.87%) UNIX
3 5 (2.05%) AIX
3 5 (2.05%) Windows 2000
3 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (0.82%) Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (24.59%) Project Management
3 27 (11.07%) Migration
4 18 (7.38%) Business Analysis
5 16 (6.56%) Change Management
6 14 (5.74%) Data Analysis
7 12 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.92%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.51%) Test Scripting
9 10 (4.10%) Business Transformation
10 9 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (3.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (3.28%) Data Migration
11 8 (3.28%) ITIL
11 8 (3.28%) Validation
11 8 (3.28%) SDLC
12 7 (2.87%) Change Control
12 7 (2.87%) Supplier Management
13 6 (2.46%) Data Management
13 6 (2.46%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.79%) SQL
2 8 (3.28%) VBA
3 3 (1.23%) C#
3 3 (1.23%) Java
3 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.82%) PL/1
4 2 (0.82%) VB
5 1 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.41%) Python
5 1 (0.41%) Perl
5 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.41%) VBScript
5 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.41%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (3.69%) ISEB
2 5 (2.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.05%) APMP
3 4 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) FATCA
2 1 (0.41%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (5.33%) Oracle
2 12 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.10%) SAP
4 9 (3.69%) IBM
5 8 (3.28%) VMware
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco
7 2 (0.82%) Teradata
7 2 (0.82%) VocaLink
7 2 (0.82%) F5
7 2 (0.82%) NetApp
7 2 (0.82%) McAfee
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec
8 1 (0.41%) Remedy
8 1 (0.41%) RightFax
8 1 (0.41%) Trustwave
8 1 (0.41%) Brocade
8 1 (0.41%) Netezza
8 1 (0.41%) IronPort
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.41%) Unisys
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