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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 71 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 32 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.90% 3.09% 2.19%
As % of the General category 5.31% 8.55% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 30
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£406 £330 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.87% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £447 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
603 550 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.77% 36.21% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 353 251
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.20% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £273 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £18.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £144.40 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 29 £396 +20.00% 5
Leeds -20 4 £450 +36.77% 4
Retail Banking
Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) Banking
1 71 (100.00%) Retail
2 51 (71.83%) Finance
3 33 (46.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (22.54%) Project Management
5 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
7 9 (12.68%) SAS
7 9 (12.68%) Credit Risk
7 9 (12.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
8 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.86%) MS Project
9 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (9.86%) Validation
10 6 (8.45%) Migration
10 6 (8.45%) SQL
10 6 (8.45%) Requirements Management
10 6 (8.45%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (7.04%) QA
11 5 (7.04%) MS Office
11 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.04%) Mainframe
12 4 (5.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (4.23%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (4.23%) Change Control

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (12.68%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Project
3 5 (7.04%) MS Office
4 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (5.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (4.23%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (4.23%) OLAP
4 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.41%) ERwin
General
1 71 (100.00%) Banking
1 71 (100.00%) Retail
2 51 (71.83%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Front Office
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Analyst
2 24 (33.80%) Business Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Banking Business Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) PMO Manager
6 5 (7.04%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Lead Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) DBA
8 3 (4.23%) SAS Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Database Architect
9 1 (1.41%) Business Test Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.41%) Head of Testing
9 1 (1.41%) Wintel Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Credit Risk
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.41%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
6 7 (9.86%) Validation
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Requirements Management
7 6 (8.45%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Change Control
8 3 (4.23%) Change Management
8 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.82%) ETL
9 2 (2.82%) UML
9 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.82%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.82%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.82%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) SAS Macro
2 1 (1.41%) PL/1
2 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.23%) SAS Certification
3 2 (2.82%) PMP
3 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 2 (2.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) HP
3 1 (1.41%) Pega
3 1 (1.41%) Imperva
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle
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Rate: £380.00 per day
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Rate: £380 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £288.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago