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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 21 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Contract jobs citing Banking 156 159 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.38% 7.16% 5.25%
As % of the General category 19.80% 21.31% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 119 70
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£415 £375 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £294 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £9.96 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -37.25%
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
788 746 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.24% 33.60% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 472 307
Average daily rate £396 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 23
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £14.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +15.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £11.00 £6.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £28.00 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 January 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 30 January 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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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 -8 129 £425 +18.05% 61
South Yorkshire -1 24 £350 -17.64% 8
North Yorkshire -1 3 £425 +11.84% 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 174 (62.37%) Finance
2 114 (40.86%) Retail
3 104 (37.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 80 (28.67%) Retail Banking
5 60 (21.51%) Project Management
6 40 (14.34%) SAS
7 35 (12.54%) Oracle
8 30 (10.75%) Microsoft
9 29 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (9.68%) SQL
11 26 (9.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 25 (8.96%) PRINCE2
13 24 (8.60%) MS Excel
14 22 (7.89%) Supplier Management
14 22 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (7.17%) Credit Risk
16 19 (6.81%) Business Analysis
17 17 (6.09%) UNIX
17 17 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 17 (6.09%) IBM
17 17 (6.09%) Business Transformation
18 15 (5.38%) HP
18 15 (5.38%) OLAP
19 14 (5.02%) Cisco
19 14 (5.02%) ETL
19 14 (5.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
20 13 (4.66%) MS Office
20 13 (4.66%) VMware
21 12 (4.30%) Migration
21 12 (4.30%) Service Delivery

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (14.34%) SAS
2 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.43%) Tuxedo
4 3 (1.08%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) CICS
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 24 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.66%) MS Office
3 12 (4.30%) MS Project
4 9 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.43%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.08%) Exstream
4 2 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.87%) Firewall
2 7 (2.51%) WAN
3 6 (2.15%) EIGRP
3 6 (2.15%) BGP
3 6 (2.15%) DNS
4 5 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.08%) Internet
6 2 (0.72%) HTTP
7 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) NAS
7 1 (0.36%) FCoE
7 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.36%) Multicast
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) MPLS
7 1 (0.36%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 15 (5.38%) OLAP
3 14 (5.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (3.94%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.94%) OLAP Cube
5 10 (3.58%) DB2
6 8 (2.87%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.51%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.43%) DataStage
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.72%) Ingres
12 2 (0.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.72%) Base SAS
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.36%) ERwin
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 174 (62.37%) Finance
2 114 (40.86%) Retail
3 80 (28.67%) Retail Banking
4 5 (1.79%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.72%) Legal
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) International Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (30.11%) Analyst
2 71 (25.45%) Project Manager
3 52 (18.64%) Business Analyst
4 26 (9.32%) Developer
5 12 (4.30%) Banking Business Analyst
5 12 (4.30%) Lead Business Analyst
5 12 (4.30%) Architect
6 10 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (3.58%) Consultant
7 9 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 9 (3.23%) SAS Developer
8 8 (2.87%) DBA
8 8 (2.87%) PMO Manager
8 8 (2.87%) Lead Project Manager
9 7 (2.51%) Network Engineer
9 7 (2.51%) PMO Analyst
10 6 (2.15%) SAS Consultant
10 6 (2.15%) Software Manager
10 6 (2.15%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.87%) .NET
2 4 (1.43%) WCF
2 4 (1.43%) jQuery
3 3 (1.08%) WPF
3 3 (1.08%) Middleware
4 2 (0.72%) HTML
4 2 (0.72%) XML
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.36%) RESTful
5 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.36%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) XSLT
5 1 (0.36%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.17%) Credit Risk
3 9 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.79%) AS400
6 4 (1.43%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.72%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.72%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.36%) Wiki
9 1 (0.36%) LPAR
9 1 (0.36%) DataPower
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.09%) UNIX
2 9 (3.23%) Linux
3 7 (2.51%) Windows
4 4 (1.43%) AIX
4 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (37.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (21.51%) Project Management
3 29 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (8.96%) PRINCE2
5 22 (7.89%) Supplier Management
6 19 (6.81%) Business Analysis
7 17 (6.09%) Business Transformation
8 14 (5.02%) ETL
9 12 (4.30%) Migration
9 12 (4.30%) Service Delivery
9 12 (4.30%) Requirements Management
9 12 (4.30%) E-Commerce
10 11 (3.94%) Resource Management
10 11 (3.94%) Change Management
10 11 (3.94%) Validation
11 10 (3.58%) Waterfall
12 9 (3.23%) Data Modelling
13 8 (2.87%) Project Planning
13 8 (2.87%) PRINCE
13 8 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.68%) SQL
2 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.43%) VBA
3 4 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.08%) C
4 3 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (0.72%) Java
5 2 (0.72%) RPG
5 2 (0.72%) VB
5 2 (0.72%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.36%) Erlang
6 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.36%) R
6 1 (0.36%) Python
6 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.36%) Perl
6 1 (0.36%) C++
6 1 (0.36%) COBOL
6 1 (0.36%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 17 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (3.23%) CCNP
2 9 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.79%) ISEB
4 3 (1.08%) APMP
4 3 (1.08%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.72%) PMP
5 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.36%) CCIE
6 1 (0.36%) CCA
6 1 (0.36%) CIMA
6 1 (0.36%) Degree
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.87%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) SRDF
3 1 (0.36%) KVM
3 1 (0.36%) NFS
3 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.43%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (12.54%) Oracle
2 30 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.09%) IBM
4 15 (5.38%) HP
5 14 (5.02%) Cisco
6 13 (4.66%) VMware
7 9 (3.23%) SAP
7 9 (3.23%) TIBCO
8 7 (2.51%) Cognos
8 7 (2.51%) Ab Initio
8 7 (2.51%) Teradata
9 6 (2.15%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.79%) Pega
11 4 (1.43%) Infor
12 1 (0.36%) Imperva
12 1 (0.36%) Tableau
12 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.36%) Sybase
12 1 (0.36%) NetApp
12 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + non-negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago