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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 32 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 125 141 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.88% 6.30% 8.64%
As % of the General category 16.07% 18.68% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 169
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £502 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.97 £12.50 £16.96
% change year-on-year
-20.24% -26.29%
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
778 755 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.37% 33.72% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 450 515
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £19.78 £21.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -8 93 £425 +11.84% 26
South Yorkshire +9 26 £371 -7.37% 9
North Yorkshire +1 4 £353 -10.98% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 188 (64.38%) Finance
2 102 (34.93%) Retail
3 86 (29.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (24.66%) Retail Banking
5 39 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (11.64%) Project Management
7 31 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (9.59%) Business Analysis
8 28 (9.59%) SAS
9 27 (9.25%) SQL
10 23 (7.88%) MS Excel
11 22 (7.53%) Migration
12 21 (7.19%) ETL
12 21 (7.19%) Credit Risk
13 20 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (6.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 20 (6.85%) Oracle
14 19 (6.51%) Microsoft
15 18 (6.16%) QA
16 17 (5.82%) Change Management
17 15 (5.14%) Windows
18 14 (4.79%) PRINCE2
18 14 (4.79%) MS Office
18 14 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (4.79%) Ab Initio
18 14 (4.79%) HP Quality Center
18 14 (4.79%) Analytics
19 13 (4.45%) Business Transformation
19 13 (4.45%) Project Planning
20 12 (4.11%) Mainframe

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (9.59%) SAS
2 9 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.34%) CICS
3 1 (0.34%) CMS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.79%) MS Office
3 9 (3.08%) MS Project
4 8 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.71%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) Firewall
3 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.68%) SSL
3 2 (0.68%) WAN
3 2 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) NFC
4 1 (0.34%) BGP
4 1 (0.34%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 10 (3.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 7 (2.40%) OLAP
3 7 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.05%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.71%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (1.71%) DB2
6 4 (1.37%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.37%) QlikView
7 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.03%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.68%) MS Access
9 1 (0.34%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.68%) JIRA
2 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.34%) ERwin
3 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 188 (64.38%) Finance
2 102 (34.93%) Retail
3 72 (24.66%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.05%) Marketing
5 5 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Legal
6 4 (1.37%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) International Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (37.67%) Analyst
2 66 (22.60%) Business Analyst
3 56 (19.18%) Project Manager
4 23 (7.88%) Developer
5 17 (5.82%) Test Analyst
6 13 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (3.42%) Lead Business Analyst
7 10 (3.42%) Banking Business Analyst
7 10 (3.42%) Data Analyst
7 10 (3.42%) Senior Business Analyst
8 9 (3.08%) Consultant
8 9 (3.08%) DBA
8 9 (3.08%) PMO Manager
9 8 (2.74%) PMO Analyst
9 8 (2.74%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.40%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.40%) Administrator
10 7 (2.40%) SAS Developer
11 6 (2.05%) Ab Initio Developer
11 6 (2.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.05%) .NET
2 5 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.03%) WCF
4 3 (1.03%) jQuery
4 3 (1.03%) Middleware
4 3 (1.03%) HTML
5 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.68%) CSS
5 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.68%) RESTful
5 2 (0.68%) HTML5
5 2 (0.68%) WPF
6 1 (0.34%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.34%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.34%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.19%) Credit Risk
3 12 (4.11%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (2.05%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.71%) User Experience
7 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.03%) Clustering
9 2 (0.68%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.68%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.68%) iSeries
10 1 (0.34%) LPAR
10 1 (0.34%) DataPower
10 1 (0.34%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.14%) Windows
2 11 (3.77%) UNIX
3 10 (3.42%) Linux
4 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.03%) AIX
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (11.64%) Project Management
3 31 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (9.59%) Business Analysis
5 22 (7.53%) Migration
6 21 (7.19%) ETL
7 20 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (5.82%) Change Management
9 14 (4.79%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (4.79%) Analytics
10 13 (4.45%) Business Transformation
10 13 (4.45%) Project Planning
11 11 (3.77%) Resource Management
11 11 (3.77%) Waterfall
11 11 (3.77%) Test Scripting
12 10 (3.42%) Scrum
12 10 (3.42%) Data Modelling
13 9 (3.08%) Data Management
13 9 (3.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.25%) SQL
2 6 (2.05%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.71%) Java
4 3 (1.03%) VBA
5 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.68%) C#
5 2 (0.68%) Python
5 2 (0.68%) Erlang
6 1 (0.34%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.34%) COBOL
6 1 (0.34%) VB
6 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (3.42%) ISEB
2 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.37%) APMP
4 3 (1.03%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.03%) PMP
4 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.68%) CCA
5 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.68%) CCNP
5 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.34%) Degree
6 1 (0.34%) CCSE
6 1 (0.34%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.16%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (4.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.68%) Control-M
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (6.85%) Oracle
2 19 (6.51%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.79%) Ab Initio
4 9 (3.08%) IBM
5 7 (2.40%) HP
6 6 (2.05%) Pega
7 5 (1.71%) Informatica
7 5 (1.71%) VMware
8 4 (1.37%) Teradata
9 3 (1.03%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.03%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.03%) Cognos
9 3 (1.03%) Trillium
10 2 (0.68%) Juniper
10 2 (0.68%) Cisco
10 2 (0.68%) SAP
10 2 (0.68%) BMC
10 2 (0.68%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (0.34%) Palantir
11 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
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