The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Yorkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 17 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 174 179 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.51% 8.43% 8.08%
As % of the General category 21.97% 25.39% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 137 167
Average daily rate
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£396 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £279 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
792 705 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.17% 33.21% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 418 497
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 11
Average hourly rate £12.75 £20.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.55% +43.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.44 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £44.97 £20.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Banking
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 136 £396 +2.06% 32
South Yorkshire +7 23 £400 -0.24% 8
North Yorkshire +5 5 £490 - 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 238 (63.64%) Finance
2 118 (31.55%) Retail
3 112 (29.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (22.99%) Retail Banking
5 44 (11.76%) Project Management
6 30 (8.02%) SQL
6 30 (8.02%) Change Management
7 27 (7.22%) Windows
8 25 (6.68%) Oracle
8 25 (6.68%) Migration
8 25 (6.68%) Business Analysis
8 25 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
10 23 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (6.15%) Microsoft
11 21 (5.61%) MS Excel
12 20 (5.35%) ISEB
13 18 (4.81%) ISTQB
14 17 (4.55%) WebSphere
14 17 (4.55%) Test Scripting
14 17 (4.55%) ETL
14 17 (4.55%) MS Office
15 16 (4.28%) PRINCE2
15 16 (4.28%) Analytics
16 15 (4.01%) Waterfall
16 15 (4.01%) Linux
17 14 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
17 14 (3.74%) Investment Banking
17 14 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (3.74%) QA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.21%) SAS
3 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.53%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.55%) MS Office
3 14 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.60%) MS Project
5 5 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.27%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.34%) ATM
2 3 (0.80%) SSL
2 3 (0.80%) Internet
2 3 (0.80%) Firewall
3 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) NFC
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.27%) FWSM
4 1 (0.27%) LAN
4 1 (0.27%) WAN
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (1.60%) Base SAS
4 6 (1.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (1.60%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (1.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.07%) DB2
6 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.80%) MS Access
7 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.80%) QlikView
8 2 (0.53%) OLTP
8 2 (0.53%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.80%) ClearQuest
2 3 (0.80%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.53%) Xcode
3 2 (0.53%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.53%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Continuum
4 1 (0.27%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 238 (63.64%) Finance
2 118 (31.55%) Retail
3 86 (22.99%) Retail Banking
4 14 (3.74%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.60%) Legal
6 5 (1.34%) Private Banking
6 5 (1.34%) Marketing
7 4 (1.07%) Back Office
8 3 (0.80%) Games
8 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) German Language
9 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 128 (34.22%) Analyst
2 83 (22.19%) Project Manager
3 56 (14.97%) Business Analyst
4 35 (9.36%) Test Analyst
5 26 (6.95%) Developer
6 14 (3.74%) Test Leader
7 11 (2.94%) PMO Manager
8 10 (2.67%) Consultant
9 9 (2.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (2.41%) Test Manager
9 9 (2.41%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (2.41%) PMO Analyst
10 8 (2.14%) Designer
10 8 (2.14%) Data Analyst
10 8 (2.14%) Architect
11 7 (1.87%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (1.87%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (1.60%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (1.60%) SAS Developer
12 6 (1.60%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.34%) .NET
3 3 (0.80%) jQuery
3 3 (0.80%) CSS
3 3 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (0.80%) Middleware
3 3 (0.80%) HTML
4 2 (0.53%) HTML5
4 2 (0.53%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (0.53%) Android SDK
4 2 (0.53%) Web Services
4 2 (0.53%) WCF
4 2 (0.53%) WPF
4 2 (0.53%) J2EE
4 2 (0.53%) Java EE
5 1 (0.27%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.27%) RESTful
5 1 (0.27%) XML
5 1 (0.27%) SAML
5 1 (0.27%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.41%) Mainframe
1 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
2 8 (2.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.87%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (1.34%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.07%) Copywriting
5 4 (1.07%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (0.80%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.53%) DataPower
7 2 (0.53%) iSeries
7 2 (0.53%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.53%) Statistics
7 2 (0.53%) Replication
7 2 (0.53%) Clustering
8 1 (0.27%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.27%) IVR
8 1 (0.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.22%) Windows
2 15 (4.01%) Linux
3 12 (3.21%) UNIX
4 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.60%) AIX
5 4 (1.07%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.53%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (29.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 44 (11.76%) Project Management
3 30 (8.02%) Change Management
4 25 (6.68%) Migration
4 25 (6.68%) Business Analysis
4 25 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (4.55%) ETL
6 17 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 16 (4.28%) PRINCE2
7 16 (4.28%) Analytics
8 15 (4.01%) Waterfall
9 14 (3.74%) Business Transformation
9 14 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (3.48%) Resource Management
11 12 (3.21%) Software Testing
11 12 (3.21%) Customer Insight
12 11 (2.94%) Data Modelling
12 11 (2.94%) Scrum
13 10 (2.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.02%) SQL
2 10 (2.67%) Java
3 4 (1.07%) VB
4 3 (0.80%) VBA
4 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.53%) SAS Macro
5 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.27%) C
6 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.27%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) ABAP
6 1 (0.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (5.35%) ISEB
2 18 (4.81%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.34%) CISSP
5 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.07%) Degree
5 4 (1.07%) CCNA
6 3 (0.80%) PMP
6 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.80%) APMP
7 2 (0.53%) CRISC
7 2 (0.53%) CISA
7 2 (0.53%) CISM
7 2 (0.53%) CCA
8 1 (0.27%) CCDA
8 1 (0.27%) CCSA
8 1 (0.27%) CCSE
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.74%) QA
2 5 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) MiFID
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) FATCA
4 1 (0.27%) EMIR
4 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.27%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (0.80%) Control-M
3 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (6.68%) Oracle
2 23 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.94%) HP
4 10 (2.67%) Business Objects
5 9 (2.41%) IBM
5 9 (2.41%) Ab Initio
6 8 (2.14%) VMware
7 6 (1.60%) Cisco
7 6 (1.60%) BMC
7 6 (1.60%) Informatica
8 4 (1.07%) Remedy
9 3 (0.80%) Cognos
9 3 (0.80%) Trillium
9 3 (0.80%) Pega
10 2 (0.53%) Teradata
10 2 (0.53%) SAP
10 2 (0.53%) Juniper
10 2 (0.53%) Lotus
10 2 (0.53%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.27%) BT
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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West Yorkshire
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £360 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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