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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 26 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 123 152 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.09% 6.70% 6.99%
As % of the General category 20.03% 21.62% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 129 102
Median daily rate £425 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.38% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £160.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
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
614 703 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.41% 31.00% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 504 403
Median daily rate £400 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £259 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +90.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £145.00 £17.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 68 £450 +20.00% 4
Halifax 0 42 £378 +6.17% 1
Pudsey -1 6 £315 -
Bradford +8 3 £488 +34.48% 4
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 174 (64.44%) Finance
2 86 (31.85%) Retail
3 76 (28.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (24.07%) Retail Banking
5 40 (14.81%) Project Management
6 36 (13.33%) Unix
7 28 (10.37%) Oracle
7 28 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (9.63%) Windows
10 25 (9.26%) SQL
11 23 (8.52%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (7.41%) SOA
12 20 (7.41%) Java
12 20 (7.41%) Service Management
12 20 (7.41%) Business Analysis
13 19 (7.04%) Migration
13 19 (7.04%) Linux
13 19 (7.04%) Mainframe
14 18 (6.67%) TOGAF
15 15 (5.56%) Data Centre
16 14 (5.19%) Change Management
16 14 (5.19%) SAS
16 14 (5.19%) Data Modelling
16 14 (5.19%) AIX
17 13 (4.81%) MS Excel
17 13 (4.81%) Content Management
17 13 (4.81%) Data Analysis
18 12 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
18 12 (4.44%) Microsoft

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.19%) SAS
2 11 (4.07%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.22%) Mule
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.48%) FileNet
6 4 (1.48%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.74%) CICS
7 2 (0.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.22%) MS Office
4 4 (1.48%) MS Project
5 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.74%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.37%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.37%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.48%) GitHub
2 3 (1.11%) PaaS
3 2 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.33%) Firewall
2 7 (2.59%) Internet
3 5 (1.85%) ATM
3 5 (1.85%) BIG-IP
3 5 (1.85%) DNS
3 5 (1.85%) Extranet
3 5 (1.85%) HTTP
3 5 (1.85%) Intranet
3 5 (1.85%) SSL
3 5 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.11%) SSH
5 1 (0.37%) BGP
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.37%) DMZ
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) MPLS
5 1 (0.37%) Network Security
5 1 (0.37%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.59%) DB2
2 7 (2.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.11%) Base SAS
4 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.74%) OLAP
5 2 (0.74%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.37%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.22%) ClearQuest
2 4 (1.48%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.11%) JIRA
4 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.37%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.37%) JProfiler
5 1 (0.37%) JUnit
5 1 (0.37%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.37%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.37%) Testopia
5 1 (0.37%) VisualVM
General
1 174 (64.44%) Finance
2 86 (31.85%) Retail
3 65 (24.07%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.11%) Back Office
5 3 (1.11%) Law
6 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.74%) Front Office
6 2 (0.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) International Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (26.67%) Analyst
2 43 (15.93%) Architect
3 41 (15.19%) Project Manager
4 40 (14.81%) Business Analyst
5 29 (10.74%) Developer
6 25 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.04%) Banking Analyst
8 18 (6.67%) Administrator
9 15 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
10 13 (4.81%) Consultant
11 12 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
12 9 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.96%) Banking Business Analyst
13 8 (2.96%) Business Architect
13 8 (2.96%) Configuration Manager
13 8 (2.96%) Service Analyst
13 8 (2.96%) Software Manager
14 7 (2.59%) Financial Business Analyst
14 7 (2.59%) Lead Business Analyst
14 7 (2.59%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.07%) XML
2 8 (2.96%) J2EE
3 7 (2.59%) HTML
4 6 (2.22%) CSS
4 6 (2.22%) Spring
5 5 (1.85%) Web Services
6 4 (1.48%) CSS3
6 4 (1.48%) SOAP
7 3 (1.11%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.11%) REST
7 3 (1.11%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.74%) CGI
8 2 (0.74%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.74%) jQuery
8 2 (0.74%) JSP
8 2 (0.74%) PhoneGap
8 2 (0.74%) Servlets
8 2 (0.74%) Struts
8 2 (0.74%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.04%) Mainframe
3 15 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.07%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 10 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.22%) User Experience
8 5 (1.85%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.74%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.74%) iPhone
9 2 (0.74%) IVR
10 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.37%) Economics
10 1 (0.37%) iSeries
10 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.37%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Statistics
10 1 (0.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.33%) Unix
2 26 (9.63%) Windows
3 19 (7.04%) Linux
4 14 (5.19%) AIX
5 8 (2.96%) Android
6 7 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.48%) zOS
9 3 (1.11%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (14.81%) Project Management
3 27 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.52%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 20 (7.41%) Service Management
5 20 (7.41%) SOA
6 19 (7.04%) Migration
7 18 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 14 (5.19%) Change Management
8 14 (5.19%) Data Modelling
9 13 (4.81%) Content Management
9 13 (4.81%) Data Analysis
10 12 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (4.07%) SDLC
12 10 (3.70%) PRINCE2
13 9 (3.33%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
14 8 (2.96%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (2.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.26%) SQL
2 20 (7.41%) Java
3 11 (4.07%) Perl
4 10 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.59%) COBOL
6 5 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.11%) VBA
8 2 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.37%) C#
9 1 (0.37%) JCL
9 1 (0.37%) PL/1
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 5 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.11%) ISEB
3 2 (0.74%) APMP
3 2 (0.74%) Degree
4 1 (0.37%) IIBA
4 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.37%) PMP
4 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.37%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.22%) QA
1 6 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.37%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (1.85%) Firmware
2 4 (1.48%) ACF2
2 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.11%) RACF
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.37%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.59%) Oracle Identity Management
1 7 (2.59%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (1.48%) zSecure
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.37%) Control-M
5 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.37%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (10.37%) Oracle
2 12 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.70%) IBM
4 8 (2.96%) Cisco
4 8 (2.96%) F5
5 7 (2.59%) NetIQ
5 7 (2.59%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.22%) Cognos
6 6 (2.22%) VMware
7 5 (1.85%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.74%) Apple
8 2 (0.74%) BMC
8 2 (0.74%) Google
8 2 (0.74%) Informatica
8 2 (0.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.37%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.37%) BT
9 1 (0.37%) Capita
9 1 (0.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.37%) Teradata