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 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 22 31 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Banking 151 104 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.36% 5.17% 9.18%
As % of the General category 20.66% 15.07% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 79 137
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £475 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
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
731 690 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.62% 34.29% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 435 442
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 April 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 30 April 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 +29 101 £438 -2.77% 5
Halifax 0 41 £405 +13.76% 5
Bradford +17 4 £370 -12.94% 1
Pudsey -2 2 £288 - 1
Bingley - 1 £300 -
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 151 (62.14%) Finance
2 67 (27.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (27.57%) Retail
3 49 (20.16%) Retail Banking
4 38 (15.64%) Project Management
5 29 (11.93%) Data Centre
6 25 (10.29%) Unix
7 22 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (9.05%) Windows
7 22 (9.05%) Migration
8 21 (8.64%) Change Management
9 19 (7.82%) SOA
10 18 (7.41%) SQL
11 17 (7.00%) Oracle
11 17 (7.00%) Linux
11 17 (7.00%) SharePoint
11 17 (7.00%) Microsoft
12 16 (6.58%) SAS
12 16 (6.58%) TOGAF
13 15 (6.17%) Mainframe
14 14 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.76%) MS Excel
14 14 (5.76%) Change Control
15 13 (5.35%) Content Management
15 13 (5.35%) VMware
16 12 (4.94%) AIX
17 11 (4.53%) PRINCE2
17 11 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (4.12%) Citrix
18 10 (4.12%) Red Hat

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 17 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.58%) SAS
3 7 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.47%) Mule
4 6 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.65%) FileNet
7 2 (0.82%) CMS
7 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.82%) IIS
7 2 (0.82%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.29%) MS Office
3 6 (2.47%) MS Project
4 5 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.41%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.12%) Network Security
2 6 (2.47%) Firewall
3 4 (1.65%) Internet
4 3 (1.23%) SSH
5 2 (0.82%) DMZ
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) Extranet
6 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) VPN
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.23%) MS Access
3 3 (1.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (0.82%) Base SAS
4 2 (0.82%) Big Data
4 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.82%) OLAP
4 2 (0.82%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.41%) DB2
5 1 (0.41%) IDMS
5 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
2 1 (0.41%) Selenium
2 1 (0.41%) Testopia
2 1 (0.41%) TestPartner
2 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (62.14%) Finance
2 67 (27.57%) Retail
3 49 (20.16%) Retail Banking
4 7 (2.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Military
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (28.40%) Analyst
2 42 (17.28%) Project Manager
3 38 (15.64%) Business Analyst
4 26 (10.70%) Banking Analyst
5 25 (10.29%) Architect
6 23 (9.47%) Banking Project Manager
7 21 (8.64%) Developer
8 19 (7.82%) Administrator
9 17 (7.00%) Consultant
9 17 (7.00%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.35%) Banking Business Analyst
11 12 (4.94%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (4.53%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (4.12%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (4.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 9 (3.70%) Lead Business Analyst
14 9 (3.70%) PMO Manager
15 8 (3.29%) Technical Analyst
16 7 (2.88%) Finance Business Analyst
16 7 (2.88%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.06%) XML
2 3 (1.23%) HTML
3 2 (0.82%) CGI
3 2 (0.82%) CSS
3 2 (0.82%) CSS3
3 2 (0.82%) PhoneGap
3 2 (0.82%) REST
3 2 (0.82%) SOAP
3 2 (0.82%) Web Services
3 2 (0.82%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.41%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.93%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.17%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.12%) Mobile Banking
5 9 (3.70%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.23%) Clustering
8 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.23%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.23%) Statistics
9 2 (0.82%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.82%) iPhone
9 2 (0.82%) IVR
9 2 (0.82%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Economics
10 1 (0.41%) iSeries
10 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.29%) Unix
2 22 (9.05%) Windows
3 17 (7.00%) Linux
4 12 (4.94%) AIX
5 10 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.29%) Android
6 8 (3.29%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.06%) zOS
8 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.41%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (15.64%) Project Management
3 22 (9.05%) Migration
4 21 (8.64%) Change Management
5 19 (7.82%) SOA
6 16 (6.58%) TOGAF
7 14 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (5.76%) Change Control
8 13 (5.35%) Content Management
9 11 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (4.53%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.70%) Business Analysis
11 8 (3.29%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.29%) Validation
12 7 (2.88%) Analytics
12 7 (2.88%) Service Management
13 6 (2.47%) Android Development
13 6 (2.47%) Business Transformation
13 6 (2.47%) iOS Development
13 6 (2.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.41%) SQL
2 6 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.06%) Java
3 5 (2.06%) VBA
4 4 (1.65%) COBOL
4 4 (1.65%) Perl
5 3 (1.23%) Bourne shell
5 3 (1.23%) C
5 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.82%) Python
6 2 (0.82%) VB
7 1 (0.41%) C#
7 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) JCL
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.41%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 8 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.23%) ISEB
3 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.82%) SAS Certification
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.41%) APMP
4 1 (0.41%) CCNP
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) FINREP
3 3 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) COREP
4 1 (0.41%) COSO
4 1 (0.41%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.41%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) ACF2
3 1 (0.41%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.65%) SCCM
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.41%) Control-M
4 1 (0.41%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (7.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (7.00%) Oracle
2 13 (5.35%) VMware
3 10 (4.12%) Citrix
3 10 (4.12%) Red Hat
4 9 (3.70%) IBM
4 9 (3.70%) SAP
5 7 (2.88%) Cognos
6 5 (2.06%) Cisco
7 4 (1.65%) F5
8 3 (1.23%) HP
8 3 (1.23%) Teradata
9 2 (0.82%) Apple
9 2 (0.82%) BT
9 2 (0.82%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.82%) Dell
9 2 (0.82%) Google
9 2 (0.82%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.82%) Pega
9 2 (0.82%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £200 to £230 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago