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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 22 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Banking 195 167 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.54% 7.12% 8.41%
As % of the General category 20.72% 21.47% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 142 135
Average daily rate
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£373 £396 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £160.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
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
941 778 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.55% 33.19% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 536 409
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -38.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £9.00 £9.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £108.00 £25.55 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 144 £356 -10.10% 23
South Yorkshire +5 40 £426 +6.37% 5
North Yorkshire -4 4 £417 -15.00%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 232 (67.84%) Finance
2 137 (40.06%) Retail
3 112 (32.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (25.44%) Retail Banking
5 79 (23.10%) Project Management
6 33 (9.65%) Business Analysis
7 31 (9.06%) Migration
8 27 (7.89%) SAS
9 26 (7.60%) SQL
10 23 (6.73%) Data Analysis
11 22 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (5.56%) Change Management
13 16 (4.68%) Oracle
13 16 (4.68%) Credit Risk
14 15 (4.39%) PRINCE2
14 15 (4.39%) MS Excel
15 14 (4.09%) Windows
16 13 (3.80%) SAP
16 13 (3.80%) IBM
16 13 (3.80%) Microsoft
16 13 (3.80%) ISEB
17 12 (3.51%) SQL Server
17 12 (3.51%) MS Project
17 12 (3.51%) UNIX
17 12 (3.51%) Data Modelling
17 12 (3.51%) Test Scripting
17 12 (3.51%) Data Migration
18 11 (3.22%) Data Architecture
18 11 (3.22%) Business Transformation

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (7.89%) SAS
2 11 (3.22%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.58%) CICS
5 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.29%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) Apache
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.29%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.51%) MS Project
3 10 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.34%) MS Office
5 7 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.58%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.63%) SAN
2 5 (1.46%) Internet
3 3 (0.88%) SSL
3 3 (0.88%) DHCP
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.58%) DNS
4 2 (0.58%) ATM
4 2 (0.58%) Extranet
4 2 (0.58%) Firewall
4 2 (0.58%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.58%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) WebEx
5 1 (0.29%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 8 (2.34%) DB2
4 6 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (1.46%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.46%) OLAP
5 5 (1.46%) Big Data
6 4 (1.17%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.17%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.17%) DataStage
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.58%) MS Access
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.29%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.29%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (1.46%) Selenium
2 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.88%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.88%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.58%) Toad
4 2 (0.58%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.58%) Maven
4 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.58%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.29%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
5 1 (0.29%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.29%) ERwin
General
1 232 (67.84%) Finance
2 137 (40.06%) Retail
3 87 (25.44%) Retail Banking
4 11 (3.22%) Law
5 10 (2.92%) Legal
5 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.34%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.34%) Marketing
6 8 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.46%) Electronics
9 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (37.13%) Analyst
2 92 (26.90%) Project Manager
3 76 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 39 (11.40%) Banking Business Analyst
5 22 (6.43%) Developer
6 17 (4.97%) Test Analyst
7 16 (4.68%) Data Analyst
8 15 (4.39%) Administrator
9 10 (2.92%) Architect
9 10 (2.92%) Lead Business Analyst
9 10 (2.92%) Lead Project Manager
9 10 (2.92%) SAS Analyst
10 9 (2.63%) Solutions Analyst
11 8 (2.34%) Programme Manager
12 7 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (2.05%) Senior Manager
12 7 (2.05%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (2.05%) SAS Developer
12 7 (2.05%) Business Data Analyst
13 6 (1.75%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (1.17%) HTML
2 4 (1.17%) CSS
3 3 (0.88%) .NET
3 3 (0.88%) Middleware
3 3 (0.88%) HTML5
3 3 (0.88%) CSS3
4 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.58%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) JMS
5 1 (0.29%) REST
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.29%) RESTful
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.29%) Spring
5 1 (0.29%) Ajax
5 1 (0.29%) J2EE
5 1 (0.29%) SOAP
5 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.68%) Credit Risk
3 10 (2.92%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.05%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.75%) Clustering
6 5 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.46%) DTV
6 5 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.17%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.88%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.58%) IVR
9 2 (0.58%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.58%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.09%) Windows
2 12 (3.51%) UNIX
3 7 (2.05%) Linux
4 6 (1.75%) AIX
5 5 (1.46%) Windows 2000
5 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.88%) Solaris
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.58%) SUSE
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (32.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 79 (23.10%) Project Management
3 33 (9.65%) Business Analysis
4 31 (9.06%) Migration
5 23 (6.73%) Data Analysis
6 19 (5.56%) Change Management
6 19 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (4.39%) PRINCE2
8 12 (3.51%) Data Modelling
8 12 (3.51%) Test Scripting
8 12 (3.51%) Data Migration
9 11 (3.22%) Data Architecture
9 11 (3.22%) Business Transformation
10 10 (2.92%) SDLC
10 10 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (2.92%) ITIL
10 10 (2.92%) Data Management
11 9 (2.63%) Programme Management
11 9 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (2.63%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.60%) SQL
2 10 (2.92%) VBA
3 8 (2.34%) Java
4 7 (2.05%) C#
5 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.58%) PL/1
6 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.58%) VB
6 2 (0.58%) COBOL
7 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) RPG
7 1 (0.29%) C
7 1 (0.29%) Python
7 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (3.80%) ISEB
2 10 (2.92%) Degree
3 5 (1.46%) APMP
4 4 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.17%) PMP
4 4 (1.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) CBAP
6 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.92%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.29%) FATCA
2 1 (0.29%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.58%) Control-M
3 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (4.68%) Oracle
2 13 (3.80%) IBM
2 13 (3.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.80%) SAP
3 9 (2.63%) VMware
4 7 (2.05%) GoldenSource
5 5 (1.46%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.88%) Cisco
6 3 (0.88%) HP
6 3 (0.88%) EMC
6 3 (0.88%) Teradata
6 3 (0.88%) Veritas
7 2 (0.58%) VocaLink
7 2 (0.58%) F5
7 2 (0.58%) McAfee
7 2 (0.58%) NetApp
7 2 (0.58%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Sun
8 1 (0.29%) Cognos
8 1 (0.29%) Progress
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Rate: £259 - £356 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Rate: £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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