The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 24 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 155 169 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.45% 7.46% 8.21%
As % of the General category 19.50% 23.70% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 129 171
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +3.89%
Banking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
795 713 884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.08% 31.47% 32.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 418 544
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 18
Average hourly rate £12.63 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.54% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.80 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £44.97 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -24.13%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
West Yorkshire -2 119 £398 +2.44% 33
South Yorkshire +9 23 £400 +0.50% 9
North Yorkshire - 6 £490 -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 214 (63.50%) Finance
2 98 (29.08%) Retail
3 93 (27.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (19.29%) Retail Banking
5 42 (12.46%) Project Management
6 30 (8.90%) SQL
7 27 (8.01%) Business Analysis
8 26 (7.72%) Microsoft
9 25 (7.42%) MS Excel
10 24 (7.12%) Windows
10 24 (7.12%) Change Management
11 22 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (6.23%) HP Quality Center
12 21 (6.23%) Oracle
13 20 (5.93%) Migration
14 19 (5.64%) SAS
14 19 (5.64%) QA
15 18 (5.34%) Analytics
15 18 (5.34%) MS Office
15 18 (5.34%) ISEB
16 17 (5.04%) ETL
16 17 (5.04%) Test Scripting
17 16 (4.75%) ISTQB
18 15 (4.45%) Waterfall
19 14 (4.15%) WebSphere
19 14 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (4.15%) Mainframe
20 13 (3.86%) Linux
20 13 (3.86%) Investment Banking
20 13 (3.86%) Ab Initio

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (5.64%) SAS
2 14 (4.15%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.30%) IIS
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.34%) MS Office
3 11 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.08%) MS Project
5 5 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.30%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.19%) ATM
2 3 (0.89%) SSL
3 2 (0.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.59%) Firewall
3 2 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.59%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.30%) LAN
4 1 (0.30%) WAN
4 1 (0.30%) Wireless
4 1 (0.30%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.19%) OLAP
6 4 (1.19%) QlikView
6 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.89%) Base SAS
7 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.59%) MS Access
8 2 (0.59%) OLTP
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.59%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.30%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.59%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.59%) Xcode
2 2 (0.59%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.59%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.30%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.30%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.30%) Toad
3 1 (0.30%) Maven
3 1 (0.30%) JIRA
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 214 (63.50%) Finance
2 98 (29.08%) Retail
3 65 (19.29%) Retail Banking
4 13 (3.86%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.78%) Marketing
5 6 (1.78%) Legal
6 5 (1.48%) Private Banking
7 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.89%) Back Office
8 3 (0.89%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (35.61%) Analyst
2 68 (20.18%) Project Manager
3 58 (17.21%) Business Analyst
4 26 (7.72%) Developer
4 26 (7.72%) Test Analyst
5 11 (3.26%) Test Leader
6 10 (2.97%) PMO Manager
6 10 (2.97%) Consultant
7 9 (2.67%) Data Analyst
7 9 (2.67%) PMO Analyst
8 8 (2.37%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (2.37%) Architect
9 7 (2.08%) Business Systems Analyst
9 7 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (2.08%) Administrator
9 7 (2.08%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (1.78%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (1.78%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (1.78%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (1.78%) .NET
3 4 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.19%) Middleware
3 4 (1.19%) HTML
4 3 (0.89%) HTML5
4 3 (0.89%) CSS
4 3 (0.89%) jQuery
5 2 (0.59%) RESTful
5 2 (0.59%) J2EE
5 2 (0.59%) Java EE
5 2 (0.59%) Web Services
5 2 (0.59%) PhoneGap
5 2 (0.59%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (0.59%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.30%) XML
6 1 (0.30%) SAML
6 1 (0.30%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.15%) Mainframe
2 13 (3.86%) Credit Risk
3 8 (2.37%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.37%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (1.78%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.19%) Copywriting
5 4 (1.19%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.89%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.59%) Statistics
7 2 (0.59%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.59%) Replication
7 2 (0.59%) Clustering
7 2 (0.59%) iSeries
7 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.30%) DataPower
8 1 (0.30%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.30%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.12%) Windows
2 13 (3.86%) Linux
3 12 (3.56%) UNIX
4 9 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.19%) AIX
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.59%) Android
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (27.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (12.46%) Project Management
3 27 (8.01%) Business Analysis
4 24 (7.12%) Change Management
5 22 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (5.93%) Migration
7 18 (5.34%) Analytics
8 17 (5.04%) ETL
8 17 (5.04%) Test Scripting
9 15 (4.45%) Waterfall
10 14 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (3.56%) PRINCE2
11 12 (3.56%) Data Modelling
11 12 (3.56%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (3.56%) Project Planning
12 11 (3.26%) Scrum
12 11 (3.26%) Customer Insight
13 10 (2.97%) Business Transformation
13 10 (2.97%) Software Testing
14 9 (2.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.90%) SQL
2 11 (3.26%) Java
3 6 (1.78%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.89%) VB
4 3 (0.89%) VBA
5 2 (0.59%) Python
5 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.59%) Erlang
5 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.30%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.30%) ABAP
6 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.30%) C
6 1 (0.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (5.34%) ISEB
2 16 (4.75%) ISTQB
3 10 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.19%) Degree
4 4 (1.19%) CCNA
4 4 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.89%) CISSP
5 3 (0.89%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.89%) PMP
5 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.89%) APMP
6 2 (0.59%) CRISC
6 2 (0.59%) CCA
7 1 (0.30%) CCDA
7 1 (0.30%) CCNP
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) CCSA
7 1 (0.30%) CCSE
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.64%) QA
2 5 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) MiFID
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) FATCA
4 1 (0.30%) EMIR
4 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.30%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (6.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.19%) Control-M
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.23%) Oracle
3 13 (3.86%) Ab Initio
4 8 (2.37%) VMware
4 8 (2.37%) IBM
4 8 (2.37%) HP
5 6 (1.78%) BMC
5 6 (1.78%) Informatica
6 5 (1.48%) Cisco
7 4 (1.19%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.89%) Cognos
8 3 (0.89%) Trillium
8 3 (0.89%) Pega
9 2 (0.59%) Teradata
9 2 (0.59%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (0.59%) SAP
9 2 (0.59%) Lotus
9 2 (0.59%) Juniper
9 2 (0.59%) Remedy
10 1 (0.30%) BT
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Sheffield
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
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Leeds
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Rate: £150 - £200 per day + competitive
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
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