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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 22 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 208 153 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.58% 6.47% 7.46%
As % of the General category 21.99% 19.62% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 131 127
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£375 £398 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £290 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £160.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -18.82%
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
946 780 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.91% 32.99% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 530 407
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 9 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.63 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.69% -18.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £130.75 £21.75 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 152 £356 -10.10% 31
South Yorkshire -3 37 £426 +6.37% 3
North Yorkshire -1 11 £500 +2.04% 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 250 (71.23%) Finance
2 138 (39.32%) Retail
3 120 (34.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (24.22%) Retail Banking
5 77 (21.94%) Project Management
6 34 (9.69%) Migration
7 31 (8.83%) Business Analysis
8 25 (7.12%) SAS
8 25 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (6.84%) SQL
10 22 (6.27%) Data Analysis
11 17 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.56%) Change Management
13 15 (4.27%) MS Project
13 15 (4.27%) PRINCE2
13 15 (4.27%) Test Scripting
14 14 (3.99%) UNIX
14 14 (3.99%) Financial Institution
15 13 (3.70%) Data Modelling
15 13 (3.70%) MS Excel
15 13 (3.70%) IBM
16 12 (3.42%) Law
16 12 (3.42%) Credit Risk
17 11 (3.13%) Data Migration
17 11 (3.13%) Data Architecture
17 11 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 11 (3.13%) Data Centre
17 11 (3.13%) SDLC
17 11 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
17 11 (3.13%) Legal

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (7.12%) SAS
2 10 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Lync
5 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (4.27%) MS Project
2 13 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.71%) MS Office
5 4 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.28%) SAN
2 3 (0.85%) SSL
2 3 (0.85%) DHCP
2 3 (0.85%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) Extranet
3 2 (0.57%) Firewall
3 2 (0.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (0.57%) WebEx
3 2 (0.57%) Intranet
3 2 (0.57%) HTTP
3 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.57%) DNS
3 2 (0.57%) ATM
4 1 (0.28%) DMZ
4 1 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 10 (2.85%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.28%) DB2
3 8 (2.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.42%) OLAP
5 5 (1.42%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.42%) Base SAS
5 5 (1.42%) Big Data
6 4 (1.14%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.57%) MS Access
8 2 (0.57%) DataStage
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.28%) Sybase IQ
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Selenium
2 4 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.85%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.85%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) ERwin
5 1 (0.28%) Toad
5 1 (0.28%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.28%) Maven
5 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 250 (71.23%) Finance
2 138 (39.32%) Retail
3 85 (24.22%) Retail Banking
4 14 (3.99%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.42%) Law
6 11 (3.13%) Legal
7 10 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.28%) Marketing
9 7 (1.99%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.42%) Electronics
11 2 (0.57%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (35.90%) Analyst
2 96 (27.35%) Project Manager
3 77 (21.94%) Business Analyst
4 42 (11.97%) Banking Business Analyst
5 22 (6.27%) Developer
6 17 (4.84%) Test Analyst
6 17 (4.84%) Administrator
7 16 (4.56%) Data Analyst
8 15 (4.27%) Consultant
8 15 (4.27%) Lead Project Manager
9 11 (3.13%) Lead Business Analyst
10 10 (2.85%) SAS Developer
11 9 (2.56%) Architect
11 9 (2.56%) Programme Manager
11 9 (2.56%) Solutions Analyst
11 9 (2.56%) SAS Analyst
12 8 (2.28%) Test Manager
12 8 (2.28%) Senior Manager
12 8 (2.28%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (1.99%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.42%) .NET
3 4 (1.14%) CSS
3 4 (1.14%) HTML
4 3 (0.85%) Middleware
4 3 (0.85%) HTML5
4 3 (0.85%) CSS3
5 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.28%) Ajax
6 1 (0.28%) XML
6 1 (0.28%) JMS
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.28%) RESTful
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.42%) Credit Risk
3 11 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.99%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (1.71%) Clustering
6 5 (1.42%) DTV
6 5 (1.42%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.42%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.42%) SWIFT
6 5 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.57%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.57%) IVR
8 2 (0.57%) User Experience
8 2 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.99%) UNIX
2 11 (3.13%) Windows
3 8 (2.28%) AIX
4 7 (1.99%) Linux
5 5 (1.42%) Windows 2000
5 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.57%) SUSE
6 2 (0.57%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) zOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (34.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 77 (21.94%) Project Management
3 34 (9.69%) Migration
4 31 (8.83%) Business Analysis
5 22 (6.27%) Data Analysis
6 17 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (4.56%) Change Management
8 15 (4.27%) PRINCE2
8 15 (4.27%) Test Scripting
9 13 (3.70%) Data Modelling
10 11 (3.13%) Data Migration
10 11 (3.13%) Data Architecture
10 11 (3.13%) SDLC
10 11 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
11 10 (2.85%) ETL
11 10 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (2.85%) Programme Management
12 9 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (2.56%) Change Control
12 9 (2.56%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.84%) SQL
2 9 (2.56%) VBA
3 8 (2.28%) Java
4 6 (1.71%) C#
5 3 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.57%) PL/1
6 2 (0.57%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) ABAP
7 1 (0.28%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.28%) Scala
7 1 (0.28%) Perl
7 1 (0.28%) RPG
7 1 (0.28%) C
7 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (2.85%) ISEB
2 8 (2.28%) Degree
3 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.42%) APMP
4 4 (1.14%) PMP
4 4 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.85%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) FATCA
3 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Control-M
3 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (3.70%) IBM
2 11 (3.13%) Oracle
3 10 (2.85%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.56%) SAP
5 7 (1.99%) GoldenSource
6 5 (1.42%) VMware
7 4 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.14%) HP
8 3 (0.85%) EMC
8 3 (0.85%) Cisco
8 3 (0.85%) Veritas
8 3 (0.85%) Teradata
9 2 (0.57%) VocaLink
9 2 (0.57%) F5
9 2 (0.57%) McAfee
9 2 (0.57%) NetApp
10 1 (0.28%) Lotus
10 1 (0.28%) Cognos
10 1 (0.28%) Unisys
10 1 (0.28%) Sybase
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 - £343.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
York, Yorkshire
Barclays
Rate: 19 hours per week (Monday - 9-6, Wed 9-2, Sat - 10-4:30)
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago