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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 15 32 7
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs citing Banking 202 92 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.86% 4.48% 12.32%
As % of the General category 24.46% 14.35% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 69 250
Average daily rate £364 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £299 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.72 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.64% -26.00%
General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
826 641 1017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.15% 31.22% 40.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 341 607
Average daily rate £351 £365 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £9.45 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £25.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 169 £365 -2.66% 35
South Yorkshire +17 20 £408 -4.00% 4
North Yorkshire - 10 £325 - 5
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 229 (63.43%) Finance
2 135 (37.40%) Retail
3 113 (31.30%) Retail Banking
4 106 (29.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (13.85%) Project Management
6 36 (9.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 36 (9.97%) HP Quality Center
7 34 (9.42%) Change Management
8 33 (9.14%) SQL
9 27 (7.48%) Test Scripting
10 23 (6.37%) ISEB
10 23 (6.37%) Oracle
11 22 (6.09%) Windows
11 22 (6.09%) Microsoft
12 20 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (5.54%) ISTQB
13 19 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
14 18 (4.99%) Migration
14 18 (4.99%) Business Analysis
15 17 (4.71%) MS Office
15 17 (4.71%) Software Testing
16 16 (4.43%) Change Control
16 16 (4.43%) PRINCE2
16 16 (4.43%) UNIX
17 15 (4.16%) Linux
17 15 (4.16%) SAS
18 14 (3.88%) Investment Banking
18 14 (3.88%) WebSphere
19 13 (3.60%) Supplier Management
19 13 (3.60%) QA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (4.16%) SAS
2 14 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.83%) CICS
5 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.28%) FileNet
6 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (4.71%) MS Office
3 13 (3.60%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.66%) MS Project
4 6 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.55%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.55%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.05%) ATM
2 9 (2.49%) Internet
3 3 (0.83%) Firewall
4 2 (0.55%) SAN
4 2 (0.55%) SSL
4 2 (0.55%) FWSM
4 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.28%) NAS
5 1 (0.28%) NFC
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.28%) VPN
5 1 (0.28%) MPLS
5 1 (0.28%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.49%) DB2
3 8 (2.22%) Base SAS
3 8 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.94%) BusinessObjects XI
4 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (1.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.83%) DataStage
9 2 (0.55%) OLTP
9 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.28%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.55%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (0.28%) NetAdvantage
3 1 (0.28%) Toad
3 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
General
1 229 (63.43%) Finance
2 135 (37.40%) Retail
3 113 (31.30%) Retail Banking
4 14 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.11%) Back Office
5 4 (1.11%) Legal
5 4 (1.11%) Private Banking
6 3 (0.83%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.83%) Games
6 3 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Front Office
7 2 (0.55%) German Language
7 2 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 129 (35.73%) Analyst
2 68 (18.84%) Project Manager
3 53 (14.68%) Test Analyst
4 43 (11.91%) Business Analyst
5 29 (8.03%) Developer
6 19 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 17 (4.71%) Test Leader
8 10 (2.77%) PMO Analyst
8 10 (2.77%) Business Manager
9 8 (2.22%) Programme Manager
9 8 (2.22%) SAS Developer
9 8 (2.22%) PMO Manager
10 7 (1.94%) Business Test Analyst
10 7 (1.94%) Banking Business Analyst
10 7 (1.94%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (1.94%) Change Manager
10 7 (1.94%) Consultant
10 7 (1.94%) DBA
10 7 (1.94%) Senior Manager
11 6 (1.66%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.66%) Web Services
1 6 (1.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.39%) .NET
3 3 (0.83%) J2EE
3 3 (0.83%) XML
4 2 (0.55%) Middleware
4 2 (0.55%) HTML
4 2 (0.55%) WCF
4 2 (0.55%) WPF
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) Java EE
5 1 (0.28%) jQuery
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.05%) Mainframe
2 8 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.66%) Online Banking
4 5 (1.39%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.83%) Data Extraction
5 3 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (0.83%) IVR
5 3 (0.83%) Replication
6 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.55%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.55%) Statistics
7 1 (0.28%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.28%) DataPower
7 1 (0.28%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.28%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.09%) Windows
2 16 (4.43%) UNIX
3 15 (4.16%) Linux
4 8 (2.22%) AIX
5 4 (1.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.55%) zOS
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (29.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 50 (13.85%) Project Management
3 36 (9.97%) User Acceptance Testing
4 34 (9.42%) Change Management
5 27 (7.48%) Test Scripting
6 20 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (4.99%) Migration
7 18 (4.99%) Business Analysis
8 17 (4.71%) Software Testing
9 16 (4.43%) Change Control
9 16 (4.43%) PRINCE2
10 13 (3.60%) Supplier Management
11 12 (3.32%) ETL
11 12 (3.32%) ITSM
12 11 (3.05%) Test Strategy
13 10 (2.77%) Programme Management
14 9 (2.49%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (2.49%) Service Management
15 8 (2.22%) Workflow
15 8 (2.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (9.14%) SQL
2 8 (2.22%) Java
3 5 (1.39%) VB
4 4 (1.11%) SAS Macro
5 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.83%) C#
5 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.55%) C
6 2 (0.55%) COBOL
6 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
7 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (6.37%) ISEB
2 20 (5.54%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.11%) CISSP
3 4 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.83%) Degree
4 3 (0.83%) CCNA
5 2 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.55%) CISA
5 2 (0.55%) CISM
5 2 (0.55%) CRISC
6 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) CCDA
6 1 (0.28%) CCNP
6 1 (0.28%) CCA
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.60%) QA
2 8 (2.22%) FATCA
3 1 (0.28%) MiFID
3 1 (0.28%) EMIR
3 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.28%) FINREP
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.28%) SRDF
2 1 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (0.28%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 36 (9.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.83%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.83%) Control-M
3 2 (0.55%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 23 (6.37%) Oracle
2 22 (6.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.32%) Business Objects
3 12 (3.32%) BMC
4 11 (3.05%) Remedy
5 10 (2.77%) HP
6 9 (2.49%) IBM
7 6 (1.66%) Cisco
8 5 (1.39%) VMware
8 5 (1.39%) SAP
9 3 (0.83%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.83%) Veritas
10 2 (0.55%) Lotus
10 2 (0.55%) Juniper
10 2 (0.55%) EMC
10 2 (0.55%) Symantec
10 2 (0.55%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.28%) LogLogic
11 1 (0.28%) Q1 Labs
11 1 (0.28%) IronPort
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £225.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago