Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Banking
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing Banking 80 96 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.37% 4.39% 3.77%
As % of the General category 13.91% 16.44% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 66 86
Leeds median daily rate £400 £425 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.29% +15.06%
10th Percentile £230 £115 £248
90th Percentile £538 £600 £666
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +13.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 575 584 783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.24% 26.72% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 391 527
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £288 £261 £281
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 11
Leeds median hourly rate £20.12 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +37.93% -27.50%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.09 £11.72
90th Percentile £32.70 £27.50 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.12 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +0.59% +37.93% -30.95%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Leeds

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Leeds

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Leeds

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Banking.

1 39 (48.75%) Finance
2 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.75%) Java
5 14 (17.50%) DOM
5 14 (17.50%) Node.js
5 14 (17.50%) REST
5 14 (17.50%) DevOps
5 14 (17.50%) Microservices
5 14 (17.50%) React
5 14 (17.50%) Redux
6 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
6 13 (16.25%) IntelliJ
7 12 (15.00%) Retail Banking
7 12 (15.00%) Android
8 11 (13.75%) JSON
8 11 (13.75%) webpack
8 11 (13.75%) User Experience
8 11 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (13.75%) Workflow
8 11 (13.75%) npm
8 11 (13.75%) Jest
8 11 (13.75%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (13.75%) Babel
9 10 (12.50%) Windows
9 10 (12.50%) Benchmarking
9 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.00%) Android Development

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) SAS
2 3 (3.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) npm
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) ATM
3 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.00%) DataStage
3 3 (3.75%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.75%) DB2
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) Big Data
4 2 (2.50%) HBase
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) IntelliJ
2 11 (13.75%) Babel
2 11 (13.75%) webpack
3 6 (7.50%) Maven
4 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.25%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.25%) GitLab
6 1 (1.25%) Mocha
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 39 (48.75%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Retail Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Analyst
3 10 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.00%) React Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) DOM
1 14 (17.50%) Node.js
1 14 (17.50%) React
1 14 (17.50%) Redux
1 14 (17.50%) REST
2 11 (13.75%) Jest
2 11 (13.75%) JSON
2 11 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.75%) CSS
4 3 (3.75%) HTML
5 2 (2.50%) Kafka
5 2 (2.50%) SAML
6 1 (1.25%) Chai
6 1 (1.25%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.25%) Velocity
6 1 (1.25%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) User Experience
2 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.50%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.75%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.50%) VSAM
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) Fintech
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Robotics
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
2 12 (15.00%) Android
3 10 (12.50%) Windows
4 8 (10.00%) Linux
5 5 (6.25%) Unix
6 2 (2.50%) AIX
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.25%) Solaris
7 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.50%) DevOps
2 14 (17.50%) Microservices
3 11 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (13.75%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (13.75%) Workflow
4 10 (12.50%) Benchmarking
5 8 (10.00%) Android Development
5 8 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 7 (8.75%) Front End Development
7 6 (7.50%) Project Management
8 5 (6.25%) ETL
8 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.25%) SDLC
9 4 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.00%) Decision-Making
9 4 (5.00%) Scrum
9 4 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.75%) Java
3 8 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.75%) COBOL
4 3 (3.75%) JCL
4 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.50%) Scala
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
6 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.25%) ISACA
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PMO
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) GDPR
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
1 1 (1.25%) PowerHA
1 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Adobe
3 3 (3.75%) CA
3 3 (3.75%) CyberArk
3 3 (3.75%) Hortonworks
3 3 (3.75%) IBM
4 2 (2.50%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.50%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) Splunk
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Apple
5 1 (1.25%) Avaya
5 1 (1.25%) BMC
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) Genesys
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Veritas