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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 24 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 118 141 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.62% 8.79% 6.89%
As % of the General category 18.18% 24.82% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 109 70
Average daily rate
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£422 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -27.27%
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
649 568 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.42% 35.39% 36.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 357 251
Average daily rate £396 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £15.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +27.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.80 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £113.00 £83.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

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 4 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 4 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 59 £425 +14.86% 13
Leeds -20 34 £400 +14.28% 12
Bradford +12 20 £425 +41.66% 3
Pudsey -3 3 £428 +10.32%
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 150 (65.50%) Finance
2 106 (46.29%) Retail
3 102 (44.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (31.00%) Retail Banking
5 65 (28.38%) Project Management
6 35 (15.28%) SAS
7 27 (11.79%) Microsoft
7 27 (11.79%) Oracle
7 27 (11.79%) PRINCE2
8 25 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (10.48%) MS Excel
10 22 (9.61%) Supplier Management
11 20 (8.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 19 (8.30%) Business Transformation
12 19 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (7.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (6.99%) Credit Risk
15 15 (6.55%) HP
16 13 (5.68%) E-Commerce
16 13 (5.68%) SAP
16 13 (5.68%) OLAP
16 13 (5.68%) SQL
16 13 (5.68%) IBM
16 13 (5.68%) VMware
16 13 (5.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 13 (5.68%) Business Analysis
17 12 (5.24%) MS Office
18 11 (4.80%) Validation
18 11 (4.80%) Change Management
18 11 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 35 (15.28%) SAS
2 4 (1.75%) Tuxedo
3 3 (1.31%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) CICS
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.24%) MS Office
3 11 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.37%) MS Project
5 8 (3.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.31%) Exstream
4 2 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.44%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.44%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 13 (5.68%) OLAP
2 13 (5.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (3.93%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (3.49%) DB2
5 7 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.06%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.18%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.87%) Ingres
8 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.44%) OLTP
9 1 (0.44%) MySQL
9 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.87%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.44%) ERwin
3 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 150 (65.50%) Finance
2 106 (46.29%) Retail
3 71 (31.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.18%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.31%) Legal
6 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Law
6 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Front Office
7 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (31.88%) Project Manager
2 66 (28.82%) Analyst
3 43 (18.78%) Business Analyst
4 11 (4.80%) Developer
4 11 (4.80%) Test Analyst
5 10 (4.37%) Lead Business Analyst
5 10 (4.37%) Consultant
6 9 (3.93%) Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (3.93%) Lead Project Manager
7 8 (3.49%) Software Manager
8 7 (3.06%) DBA
9 6 (2.62%) PMO Analyst
9 6 (2.62%) SAS Consultant
9 6 (2.62%) Architect
10 5 (2.18%) Senior Manager
10 5 (2.18%) Test Manager
10 5 (2.18%) PMO Manager
10 5 (2.18%) Software Licensing Manager
11 4 (1.75%) Financial Business Analyst
11 4 (1.75%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.18%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (1.75%) WCF
3 3 (1.31%) WPF
4 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.87%) jQuery
4 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.44%) CSS
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) XML
5 1 (0.44%) HTML
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.99%) Credit Risk
3 6 (2.62%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.18%) AS400
5 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.87%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.44%) Statistics
7 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.44%) Wiki
7 1 (0.44%) DataPower
7 1 (0.44%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.49%) UNIX
2 6 (2.62%) Windows
3 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.75%) AIX
3 4 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (44.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 65 (28.38%) Project Management
3 27 (11.79%) PRINCE2
4 25 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (9.61%) Supplier Management
6 19 (8.30%) Business Transformation
7 13 (5.68%) E-Commerce
7 13 (5.68%) Business Analysis
8 11 (4.80%) Validation
8 11 (4.80%) Change Management
8 11 (4.80%) Requirements Management
8 11 (4.80%) Resource Management
8 11 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (3.93%) ITIL
9 9 (3.93%) Migration
9 9 (3.93%) Asset Management
9 9 (3.93%) Test Management
9 9 (3.93%) Waterfall
10 8 (3.49%) Software Licensing
11 7 (3.06%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.68%) SQL
2 3 (1.31%) C
2 3 (1.31%) C#
3 2 (0.87%) RPG IV
3 2 (0.87%) VB
3 2 (0.87%) RPG
3 2 (0.87%) VBA
4 1 (0.44%) PL/1
4 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.44%) VBScript
4 1 (0.44%) C++
4 1 (0.44%) COBOL
4 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.44%) Perl
4 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (7.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (3.49%) ISEB
3 3 (1.31%) APMP
3 3 (1.31%) VCP4
4 2 (0.87%) Degree
4 2 (0.87%) PMP
4 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.44%) CIMA
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Basel II
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.44%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (11.79%) Microsoft
1 27 (11.79%) Oracle
2 15 (6.55%) HP
3 13 (5.68%) SAP
3 13 (5.68%) IBM
3 13 (5.68%) VMware
4 8 (3.49%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.18%) Pega
6 4 (1.75%) Infor
6 4 (1.75%) Cisco
7 2 (0.87%) Cognos
8 1 (0.44%) McAfee
8 1 (0.44%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.44%) Teradata
8 1 (0.44%) Applix
8 1 (0.44%) jBASE
8 1 (0.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.44%) Imperva
8 1 (0.44%) Trustwave
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £29000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 22 days ago