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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 23 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 134 137 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.40% 8.09% 10.57%
As % of the General category 19.53% 22.39% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 113 117
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£358 £386 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £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 £11.97 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-42.31% -
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
686 612 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.76% 36.13% 36.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 447 316
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £9.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £20.55 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

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 7 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 7 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 67 £356 -10.10% 14
Leeds -10 59 £378 +0.66% 17
Bradford -12 4 £288 -23.33% 2
Banking
Yorkshire

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 177 (68.60%) Finance
2 130 (50.39%) Retail
3 108 (41.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (31.78%) Retail Banking
5 71 (27.52%) Project Management
6 26 (10.08%) Migration
7 25 (9.69%) SAS
8 20 (7.75%) SQL
9 19 (7.36%) Oracle
9 19 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.36%) Business Analysis
10 18 (6.98%) MS Excel
11 17 (6.59%) PRINCE2
11 17 (6.59%) Microsoft
12 16 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (5.81%) Change Management
13 15 (5.81%) Data Analysis
14 14 (5.43%) SAP
14 14 (5.43%) Business Transformation
15 13 (5.04%) Supplier Management
15 13 (5.04%) VMware
16 10 (3.88%) ITIL
16 10 (3.88%) MS Project
16 10 (3.88%) Windows
16 10 (3.88%) IBM
16 10 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (3.88%) Credit Risk
16 10 (3.88%) Test Scripting
16 10 (3.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 25 (9.69%) SAS
2 8 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.39%) Lync
5 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.88%) MS Project
2 10 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.10%) MS Office
4 6 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) SAN
2 4 (1.55%) Internet
3 3 (1.16%) Firewall
3 3 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.16%) DHCP
4 2 (0.78%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) SSL
4 2 (0.78%) Intranet
4 2 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.78%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.78%) Extranet
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) ATM
5 1 (0.39%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (1.94%) DB2
3 5 (1.94%) OLAP
4 4 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.55%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (1.55%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.78%) Big Data
6 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.78%) MS Access
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.39%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Selenium
2 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.78%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.78%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.78%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.39%) Maven
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Toad
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 177 (68.60%) Finance
2 130 (50.39%) Retail
3 82 (31.78%) Retail Banking
4 9 (3.49%) Law
5 8 (3.10%) Legal
6 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.55%) Marketing
8 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.78%) Electronics
9 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (34.88%) Project Manager
2 85 (32.95%) Analyst
3 56 (21.71%) Business Analyst
4 28 (10.85%) Banking Business Analyst
5 14 (5.43%) Test Analyst
6 13 (5.04%) Lead Project Manager
7 12 (4.65%) Developer
8 10 (3.88%) Lead Business Analyst
9 9 (3.49%) SAS Developer
10 8 (3.10%) SAS Analyst
11 7 (2.71%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.71%) Programme Manager
11 7 (2.71%) Administrator
12 6 (2.33%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
12 6 (2.33%) Implementation Manager
13 5 (1.94%) Infrastructure Manager
13 5 (1.94%) Financial Business Analyst
13 5 (1.94%) PMO Analyst
13 5 (1.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) JMS
3 1 (0.39%) Middleware
3 1 (0.39%) WCF
3 1 (0.39%) WPF
3 1 (0.39%) RESTful
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.88%) Credit Risk
3 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.94%) Clustering
5 4 (1.55%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.78%) DTV
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.78%) IVR
6 2 (0.78%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.39%) Statistics
7 1 (0.39%) AS400
7 1 (0.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.88%) Windows
2 8 (3.10%) UNIX
3 6 (2.33%) AIX
4 5 (1.94%) Windows 2000
4 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.16%) Linux
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (41.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 71 (27.52%) Project Management
3 26 (10.08%) Migration
4 19 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (7.36%) Business Analysis
5 17 (6.59%) PRINCE2
6 15 (5.81%) Change Management
6 15 (5.81%) Data Analysis
7 14 (5.43%) Business Transformation
8 13 (5.04%) Supplier Management
9 10 (3.88%) Test Scripting
9 10 (3.88%) ITIL
10 9 (3.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.10%) Data Migration
11 8 (3.10%) SDLC
12 7 (2.71%) Change Control
12 7 (2.71%) Data Modelling
12 7 (2.71%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.75%) SQL
2 8 (3.10%) VBA
3 4 (1.55%) C#
4 3 (1.16%) Java
4 3 (1.16%) PL/1
5 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.78%) VB
6 1 (0.39%) Scala
6 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.39%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.39%) Python
6 1 (0.39%) Perl
6 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (3.49%) ISEB
3 5 (1.94%) Degree
4 4 (1.55%) APMP
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) CIMA
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.71%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) FATCA
2 1 (0.39%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (1.55%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (7.36%) Oracle
2 17 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.43%) SAP
4 13 (5.04%) VMware
5 10 (3.88%) IBM
6 6 (2.33%) Cisco
7 4 (1.55%) HP
8 2 (0.78%) Teradata
8 2 (0.78%) NetApp
8 2 (0.78%) VocaLink
8 2 (0.78%) F5
8 2 (0.78%) McAfee
9 1 (0.39%) RightFax
9 1 (0.39%) Trustwave
9 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.39%) Symantec
9 1 (0.39%) Remedy
9 1 (0.39%) Brocade
9 1 (0.39%) IronPort
9 1 (0.39%) Infor
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £315 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £356 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £340 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per week
Posted: 26 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 26 days ago