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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 31 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 138 148 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.42% 6.50% 7.15%
As % of the General category 17.31% 19.02% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 114 138
Average daily rate
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£400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £315 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £387 £378
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -31.66%
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
797 778 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.29% 34.18% 36.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 496 464
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 £274 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 26
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £7.54 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £21.00 £21.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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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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 -8 103 £415 +9.21% 28
South Yorkshire +12 27 £375 -6.25% 8
North Yorkshire -5 6 £375 -2.59%
East Yorkshire - - - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 194 (65.10%) Finance
2 112 (37.58%) Retail
3 88 (29.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (27.18%) Retail Banking
5 39 (13.09%) Project Management
6 35 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (11.41%) SAS
8 32 (10.74%) SQL
8 32 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (8.39%) Migration
10 24 (8.05%) ETL
10 24 (8.05%) MS Excel
10 24 (8.05%) Business Analysis
11 23 (7.72%) Microsoft
12 21 (7.05%) Oracle
12 21 (7.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 21 (7.05%) Credit Risk
13 20 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (6.38%) QA
15 16 (5.37%) PRINCE2
16 15 (5.03%) Windows
17 14 (4.70%) MS Office
17 14 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (4.70%) Change Management
17 14 (4.70%) IBM
17 14 (4.70%) Ab Initio
17 14 (4.70%) Business Transformation
18 13 (4.36%) Analytics
18 13 (4.36%) UNIX
19 12 (4.03%) OLAP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (11.41%) SAS
2 10 (3.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.34%) IIS
3 1 (0.34%) Apache
3 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.34%) CICS
3 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.70%) MS Office
3 11 (3.69%) MS Project
4 7 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.68%) Internet
2 3 (1.01%) HTTP
3 2 (0.67%) WAN
3 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.67%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.34%) NFC
4 1 (0.34%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.34%) NAS
4 1 (0.34%) FCoE
4 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.34%) Multicast
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) BGP
4 1 (0.34%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 12 (4.03%) OLAP
3 11 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (3.02%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.68%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.01%) DB2
7 4 (1.34%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.34%) QlikView
7 4 (1.34%) Base SAS
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.01%) DataStage
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.34%) ERwin
3 1 (0.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
General
1 194 (65.10%) Finance
2 112 (37.58%) Retail
3 81 (27.18%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.01%) Marketing
5 5 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.01%) Legal
6 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.01%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.34%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (36.24%) Analyst
2 63 (21.14%) Business Analyst
3 53 (17.79%) Project Manager
4 25 (8.39%) Developer
5 18 (6.04%) Test Analyst
6 11 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (3.69%) Data Analyst
6 11 (3.69%) Banking Business Analyst
6 11 (3.69%) Lead Business Analyst
6 11 (3.69%) PMO Manager
7 10 (3.36%) Senior Business Analyst
7 10 (3.36%) DBA
8 9 (3.02%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (3.02%) Consultant
9 8 (2.68%) SAS Developer
10 7 (2.35%) Architect
10 7 (2.35%) Administrator
10 7 (2.35%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (2.01%) Agile Business Analyst
11 6 (2.01%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.02%) .NET
2 5 (1.68%) Middleware
3 4 (1.34%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (1.34%) jQuery
4 3 (1.01%) WCF
4 3 (1.01%) HTML
5 2 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.67%) WPF
5 2 (0.67%) RESTful
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.67%) XML
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) CSS
6 1 (0.34%) Web Services
6 1 (0.34%) XSLT
6 1 (0.34%) SAML
6 1 (0.34%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.34%) HTML5
6 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.05%) Credit Risk
3 11 (3.69%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.01%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.01%) Clustering
7 2 (0.67%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.67%) AS400
7 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.67%) iSeries
7 2 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.67%) User Experience
7 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.67%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) LPAR
8 1 (0.34%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.03%) Windows
2 13 (4.36%) UNIX
3 11 (3.69%) Linux
4 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.67%) AIX
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (29.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (13.09%) Project Management
3 32 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (8.39%) Migration
5 24 (8.05%) ETL
5 24 (8.05%) Business Analysis
6 20 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (5.37%) PRINCE2
8 14 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (4.70%) Change Management
8 14 (4.70%) Business Transformation
9 13 (4.36%) Analytics
10 12 (4.03%) Project Planning
10 12 (4.03%) Resource Management
11 11 (3.69%) Test Scripting
11 11 (3.69%) Data Modelling
12 10 (3.36%) Validation
13 9 (3.02%) Scrum
13 9 (3.02%) Data Management
13 9 (3.02%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.74%) SQL
2 6 (2.01%) VBA
2 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.68%) Java
4 4 (1.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.67%) C#
5 2 (0.67%) Python
5 2 (0.67%) Erlang
6 1 (0.34%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.34%) R
6 1 (0.34%) VB
6 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.34%) COBOL
6 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (2.68%) ISEB
2 6 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.68%) APMP
4 4 (1.34%) PMP
4 4 (1.34%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.01%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.67%) Degree
6 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) CCA
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.38%) QA
2 7 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.34%) SRDF
2 1 (0.34%) KVM
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Xen
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (4.03%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.67%) Control-M
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 23 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.05%) Oracle
3 14 (4.70%) IBM
3 14 (4.70%) Ab Initio
4 9 (3.02%) HP
5 6 (2.01%) Cognos
6 5 (1.68%) VMware
6 5 (1.68%) Teradata
6 5 (1.68%) Informatica
7 4 (1.34%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.01%) Pega
8 3 (1.01%) Trillium
8 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.67%) Cisco
9 2 (0.67%) BMC
9 2 (0.67%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.34%) NetApp
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.34%) Tableau
10 1 (0.34%) Palantir
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Rate: £250 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per annum
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Rate: £450.00 per annum
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Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per annum
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Rate: £396 - £400 per day
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Rate: £450.00 per annum
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Real Staffing
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Real Staffing
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Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
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