The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail 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 Retail Banking over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 72 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 39 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.09% 2.73% 3.24%
As % of the General category 6.48% 7.34% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 51
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£413 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - -
Retail 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
602 586 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.19% 37.25% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 375 336
Average daily rate £396 £358 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £20.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail Banking across the West Yorkshire region.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the West Yorkshire region.

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Leeds -9 9 £398 +17.40% 5
Retail Banking
Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 66 (100.00%) Banking
1 66 (100.00%) Retail
2 49 (74.24%) Finance
3 30 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (24.24%) Project Management
5 10 (15.15%) Credit Risk
5 10 (15.15%) SAS
5 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
6 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 9 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (12.12%) Project Planning
7 8 (12.12%) Validation
8 7 (10.61%) MS Project
8 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.09%) MS Office
9 6 (9.09%) QA
9 6 (9.09%) Requirements Management
9 6 (9.09%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (7.58%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.58%) SQL
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (7.58%) Mainframe
11 4 (6.06%) Change Management
11 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (4.55%) APMP

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Project
3 6 (9.09%) MS Office
4 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.52%) ERwin
General
1 66 (100.00%) Banking
1 66 (100.00%) Retail
2 49 (74.24%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Analyst
2 20 (30.30%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.12%) PMO Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Lead Business Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) SAS Developer
9 3 (4.55%) DBA
10 1 (1.52%) Lead Project Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Agile Project Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Designer
10 1 (1.52%) Senior PMO Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Head of Testing
10 1 (1.52%) Telephony Project Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Payments Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Credit Risk
2 5 (7.58%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (24.24%) Project Management
3 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.12%) Project Planning
5 8 (12.12%) Validation
6 6 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 6 (9.09%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.06%) Change Management
8 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.55%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.55%) Change Control
9 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.03%) ETL
10 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.52%) Financial Modelling
11 1 (1.52%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.55%) APMP
2 3 (4.55%) SAS Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PMP
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (1.52%) IBM
3 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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