The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail 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 Retail 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
Retail Banking
Rank 72 82 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -52
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 59 27 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.30% 1.32% 4.69%
As % of the General category 7.14% 4.21% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 23 99
Average daily rate £330 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £418 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
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%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail Banking across the Yorkshire region.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Yorkshire region.

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Retail 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 Retail 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
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Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +13 59 £330 -9.58% 4
South Yorkshire - - - -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 113 (100.00%) Banking
1 113 (100.00%) Retail
2 60 (53.10%) Finance
3 50 (44.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (18.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (15.04%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (12.39%) Change Management
7 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
8 10 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (8.85%) Project Management
9 8 (7.08%) ISEB
10 6 (5.31%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.42%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.42%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
11 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
11 5 (4.42%) ATM
11 5 (4.42%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.42%) Business Transformation
12 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.54%) Test Management
12 4 (3.54%) Test Strategy
12 4 (3.54%) FATCA
12 4 (3.54%) Validation
12 4 (3.54%) ISTQB
13 3 (2.65%) Change Control
13 3 (2.65%) Italian Language
13 3 (2.65%) MS Office
13 3 (2.65%) SQL
13 3 (2.65%) Microsoft

Retail 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 Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.65%) MS Office
4 2 (1.77%) MS Project
4 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.88%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) ATM
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.88%) Rational Rose
General
1 113 (100.00%) Banking
1 113 (100.00%) Retail
2 60 (53.10%) Finance
3 3 (2.65%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.77%) Back Office
4 2 (1.77%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.77%) German Language
4 2 (1.77%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (46.90%) Analyst
2 33 (29.20%) Test Analyst
3 23 (20.35%) Project Manager
4 16 (14.16%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.85%) Test Leader
6 9 (7.96%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.42%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) PMO Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Business Test Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Assistant Project Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Programme Manager
10 2 (1.77%) Defect Manager
10 2 (1.77%) Project Analyst
10 2 (1.77%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (1.77%) Change Manager
10 2 (1.77%) Configuration Manager
10 2 (1.77%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.77%) IVR
2 2 (1.77%) Data Extraction
2 2 (1.77%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (44.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (18.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (12.39%) Change Management
4 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
5 10 (8.85%) Project Management
6 6 (5.31%) Software Testing
7 5 (4.42%) Business Analysis
7 5 (4.42%) Resource Management
7 5 (4.42%) Programme Management
7 5 (4.42%) Business Transformation
8 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.54%) Test Management
8 4 (3.54%) Test Strategy
8 4 (3.54%) Validation
9 3 (2.65%) Change Control
10 2 (1.77%) Analytics
10 2 (1.77%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.77%) Data Security
10 2 (1.77%) Data Validation
10 2 (1.77%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) ISEB
2 4 (3.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) CCNA
3 1 (0.88%) CCDA
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) FATCA
2 2 (1.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (15.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.88%) BT
2 1 (0.88%) SAP
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle
2 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy
2 1 (0.88%) Temenos
2 1 (0.88%) BMC
2 1 (0.88%) CA
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago