Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 51 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 105 107 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.64% 4.12% 3.74%
As % of the General category 17.27% 14.68% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 87 115
Leeds median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £115 £301 £300
90th Percentile £633 £665 £528
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £425 £358
% change year-on-year -4.71% +18.72% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £60.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £110.00

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 608 729 919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.87% 28.05% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 481 621
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +9.78%
10th Percentile £252 £275 £263
90th Percentile £609 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 28
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -6.45% -52.31%
10th Percentile £15.25 £11.72 £11.12
90th Percentile £37.50 £46.35 £41.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Banking.

1 36 (34.29%) Finance
2 26 (24.76%) Retail Banking
3 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.05%) Analytics
5 16 (15.24%) Java
6 15 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.38%) Splunk
8 12 (11.43%) SQL
9 11 (10.48%) Oracle
10 10 (9.52%) Project Management
10 10 (9.52%) Cisco
10 10 (9.52%) Scrum
10 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.57%) Python
11 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (8.57%) Process Improvement
11 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (7.62%) Linux
12 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
12 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (7.62%) SAS
13 7 (6.67%) HTML
13 7 (6.67%) Windows
13 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
13 7 (6.67%) Migration
13 7 (6.67%) Coaching
13 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
13 7 (6.67%) Node.js
13 7 (6.67%) REST

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 8 (7.62%) SAS
2 5 (4.76%) Jupyter
2 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 3 (2.86%) JBoss
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.90%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.95%) InDesign
4 1 (0.95%) InVision
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Actimize
1 1 (0.95%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) GitHub
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) PaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Akamai
4 1 (0.95%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.95%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Office 365
4 1 (0.95%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.95%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) ATM
1 4 (3.81%) SMS
2 3 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (2.86%) Internet
2 3 (2.86%) VPN
3 2 (1.90%) DKIM
3 2 (1.90%) DMARC
3 2 (1.90%) LDAP
3 2 (1.90%) SSH
3 2 (1.90%) SSL
4 1 (0.95%) DNS
4 1 (0.95%) Firewall
4 1 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.95%) Network Security
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
3 5 (4.76%) MS Access
3 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.86%) Big Data
5 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.95%) DB2
7 1 (0.95%) IBM BigInsights
7 1 (0.95%) Impala
7 1 (0.95%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) JIRA
2 4 (3.81%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.86%) Xcode
4 2 (1.90%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.90%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.90%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.90%) Gradle
4 2 (1.90%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.90%) JMeter
4 2 (1.90%) Maven
4 2 (1.90%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.95%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 36 (34.29%) Finance
2 26 (24.76%) Retail Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Billing
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Military
5 2 (1.90%) Local Government
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Analyst
2 11 (10.48%) Architect
2 11 (10.48%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.52%) Developer
4 9 (8.57%) Banking Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) ATM Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Banking Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 3 (2.86%) Active Directory Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) iOS Developer
9 3 (2.86%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 7 (6.67%) HTML
2 7 (6.67%) Node.js
2 7 (6.67%) REST
3 5 (4.76%) CSS
4 4 (3.81%) Middleware
4 4 (3.81%) Web Services
5 3 (2.86%) Spring
5 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.90%) JSON
6 2 (1.90%) Kafka
6 2 (1.90%) SOAP
6 2 (1.90%) WireMock
6 2 (1.90%) XML
7 1 (0.95%) .NET
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.95%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.95%) J2EE
7 1 (0.95%) JAXB
7 1 (0.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.76%) Online Banking
3 5 (4.76%) User Experience
4 4 (3.81%) EPoS
5 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.86%) BYOD
5 3 (2.86%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Robotics
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.95%) Fintech
7 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Linux
2 7 (6.67%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) Android
3 5 (4.76%) Unix
4 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) AIX
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.05%) Analytics
3 15 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (9.52%) Project Management
4 10 (9.52%) Scrum
4 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 9 (8.57%) Process Improvement
6 7 (6.67%) Coaching
6 7 (6.67%) Migration
7 6 (5.71%) Change Management
7 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.71%) Microservices
7 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
8 5 (4.76%) Open Source
9 4 (3.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.81%) DevOps
9 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.81%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.24%) Java
2 12 (11.43%) SQL
3 9 (8.57%) Python
4 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) C
5 3 (2.86%) ES6
6 2 (1.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.90%) Jython
6 2 (1.90%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) Groovy
7 1 (0.95%) R
7 1 (0.95%) Scala
7 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) A+ Certification
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
1 3 (2.86%) ISEB
1 3 (2.86%) MCDST
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (1.90%) PMP
2 2 (1.90%) SAS Certification
2 2 (1.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.95%) CBAP
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.95%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) PMO
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) GDPR
4 1 (0.95%) PSD2
4 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
2 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Splunk
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco
4 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.76%) IBM
6 4 (3.81%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.86%) HP
7 3 (2.86%) Tableau
7 3 (2.86%) Xerox
8 2 (1.90%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.90%) Cognos
8 2 (1.90%) IronPort
8 2 (1.90%) Symantec
9 1 (0.95%) Apigee
9 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.95%) Datameer
9 1 (0.95%) Elastic Path
9 1 (0.95%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.95%) MapR