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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 24 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Banking 162 159 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.19% 6.92% 5.69%
As % of the General category 19.26% 20.20% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 120 85
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£414 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
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
841 787 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.14% 34.26% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 500 376
Average daily rate £390 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £7.74 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £27.40 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 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 24 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
West Yorkshire -4 127 £425 +13.33% 30
South Yorkshire +10 27 £373 -12.29% 5
North Yorkshire -2 7 £375 -2.59%
East Yorkshire - - - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 176 (63.08%) Finance
2 104 (37.28%) Retail
3 91 (32.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (26.88%) Retail Banking
5 51 (18.28%) Project Management
6 38 (13.62%) SAS
7 31 (11.11%) SQL
8 29 (10.39%) Oracle
9 28 (10.04%) Microsoft
10 27 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 27 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (8.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 23 (8.24%) Credit Risk
14 21 (7.53%) Business Analysis
15 20 (7.17%) PRINCE2
16 19 (6.81%) ETL
17 18 (6.45%) UNIX
18 15 (5.38%) OLAP
19 14 (5.02%) MS Office
19 14 (5.02%) Supplier Management
20 13 (4.66%) Migration
20 13 (4.66%) Change Management
20 13 (4.66%) IBM
21 12 (4.30%) HP
21 12 (4.30%) Windows
21 12 (4.30%) Linux
21 12 (4.30%) Service Delivery
21 12 (4.30%) Validation
21 12 (4.30%) Requirements Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (13.62%) SAS
2 8 (2.87%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.08%) TeamSite
3 3 (1.08%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.36%) CICS
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.36%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.02%) MS Office
3 11 (3.94%) MS Project
4 10 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.08%) Exstream
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.15%) WAN
1 6 (2.15%) Firewall
2 5 (1.79%) DNS
2 5 (1.79%) BGP
2 5 (1.79%) EIGRP
3 3 (1.08%) Internet
4 2 (0.72%) SSL
4 2 (0.72%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) SAN
5 1 (0.36%) LAN
5 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.36%) NAS
5 1 (0.36%) FCoE
5 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.36%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 15 (5.38%) OLAP
3 12 (4.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (3.94%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.94%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.87%) DB2
7 6 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.43%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.08%) DataStage
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.72%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.36%) ERwin
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
General
1 176 (63.08%) Finance
2 104 (37.28%) Retail
3 75 (26.88%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.43%) Marketing
4 4 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.08%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.72%) Legal
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.36%) International Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (31.18%) Analyst
2 57 (20.43%) Project Manager
3 52 (18.64%) Business Analyst
4 28 (10.04%) Developer
5 12 (4.30%) Lead Business Analyst
6 11 (3.94%) Architect
6 11 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (3.58%) Senior Business Analyst
7 10 (3.58%) DBA
7 10 (3.58%) Consultant
7 10 (3.58%) PMO Manager
7 10 (3.58%) Banking Business Analyst
8 9 (3.23%) Test Analyst
9 8 (2.87%) Data Analyst
10 7 (2.51%) SAS Developer
11 6 (2.15%) Ab Initio Developer
11 6 (2.15%) Administrator
11 6 (2.15%) SAS Consultant
11 6 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
12 5 (1.79%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.87%) .NET
2 4 (1.43%) Middleware
2 4 (1.43%) jQuery
3 3 (1.08%) HTML
3 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (1.08%) WCF
3 3 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.72%) WPF
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.36%) HTML5
5 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.36%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.36%) RESTful
5 1 (0.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.24%) Credit Risk
3 11 (3.94%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.43%) AS400
7 3 (1.08%) Clustering
7 3 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.72%) iSeries
8 2 (0.72%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.72%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Wiki
9 1 (0.36%) LPAR
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) Economics
9 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.45%) UNIX
2 12 (4.30%) Windows
2 12 (4.30%) Linux
3 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.08%) AIX
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (18.28%) Project Management
3 26 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (7.53%) Business Analysis
5 20 (7.17%) PRINCE2
6 19 (6.81%) ETL
7 14 (5.02%) Supplier Management
8 13 (4.66%) Change Management
8 13 (4.66%) Migration
9 12 (4.30%) Validation
9 12 (4.30%) Service Delivery
9 12 (4.30%) Requirements Management
9 12 (4.30%) Project Planning
9 12 (4.30%) Business Transformation
10 10 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (3.23%) Data Modelling
11 9 (3.23%) Resource Management
11 9 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (3.23%) Waterfall
12 8 (2.87%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (2.15%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.79%) VBA
4 4 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.08%) Java
5 3 (1.08%) C
6 2 (0.72%) C#
6 2 (0.72%) RPG
6 2 (0.72%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.36%) R
7 1 (0.36%) Erlang
7 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.36%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) VB
7 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) C++
7 1 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (2.51%) CCNP
2 7 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.79%) ISEB
4 4 (1.43%) APMP
5 3 (1.08%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.72%) PMP
6 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.72%) Degree
6 2 (0.72%) CCNA
7 1 (0.36%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.30%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) NFS
4 1 (0.36%) Xen
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) SRDF
4 1 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (10.39%) Oracle
2 28 (10.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.66%) IBM
4 12 (4.30%) HP
5 10 (3.58%) Ab Initio
6 9 (3.23%) Cisco
7 8 (2.87%) TIBCO
8 7 (2.51%) VMware
9 6 (2.15%) Teradata
10 4 (1.43%) Pega
10 4 (1.43%) SAP
10 4 (1.43%) Cognos
10 4 (1.43%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.08%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.08%) Infor
12 2 (0.72%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (0.72%) BMC
12 2 (0.72%) Informatica
13 1 (0.36%) NetApp
13 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Eden Lea
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
South Yorkshire
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago