Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 44 54
Rank change year-on-year -29 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 73 107 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.07% 4.78% 3.94%
As % of the General category 12.94% 18.58% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 82 80
Leeds median daily rate £382 £439 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.05% -2.50% +12.50%
10th Percentile £230 £115 £273
90th Percentile £537 £600 £650
West Yorkshire median daily rate £378 £405 £420
% change year-on-year -6.79% -3.57% +17.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 564 576 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 23.69% 25.75% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 393 490
Leeds median daily rate £413 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.98% +2.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Leeds median hourly rate £18.63 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.15% +51.85% -12.90%
10th Percentile £10.65 £12.10 £10.82
90th Percentile £30.30 £40.00 £27.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -17.50% +48.15% -12.90%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
4 19 (26.03%) DOM
4 19 (26.03%) React
4 19 (26.03%) Redux
5 15 (20.55%) Java
6 13 (17.81%) IntelliJ
7 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.44%) JSON
7 12 (16.44%) REST
7 12 (16.44%) User Experience
8 11 (15.07%) Microservices
8 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (15.07%) Apple iOS
8 11 (15.07%) Node.js
8 11 (15.07%) webpack
8 11 (15.07%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (15.07%) Babel
8 11 (15.07%) npm
8 11 (15.07%) Jest
8 11 (15.07%) Android
8 11 (15.07%) Workflow
9 10 (13.70%) Benchmarking
9 10 (13.70%) Retail Banking
9 10 (13.70%) DevOps
10 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
10 9 (12.33%) Windows

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 (5.48%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Sprinklr
1 1 (1.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) npm
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Hive
3 4 (5.48%) DataStage
4 3 (4.11%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.11%) DB2
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) HBase
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) IntelliJ
2 11 (15.07%) Babel
2 11 (15.07%) webpack
3 3 (4.11%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) JUnit
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) GitLab
5 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Retail Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) UI Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Banking Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support
5 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.48%) React Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) CyberArk Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) DataStage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) DOM
1 19 (26.03%) React
1 19 (26.03%) Redux
2 12 (16.44%) JSON
2 12 (16.44%) REST
3 11 (15.07%) Jest
3 11 (15.07%) Node.js
3 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.96%) CSS
5 8 (10.96%) HTML
6 2 (2.74%) Kafka
6 2 (2.74%) SAML
7 1 (1.37%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.37%) SOAP
7 1 (1.37%) Velocity
7 1 (1.37%) Web Services
7 1 (1.37%) XML
7 1 (1.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) User Experience
2 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.74%) VSAM
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.37%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Robotics
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Android
1 11 (15.07%) Apple iOS
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) Linux
4 5 (6.85%) Unix
5 2 (2.74%) AIX
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
6 1 (1.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.07%) Microservices
3 11 (15.07%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (15.07%) Workflow
4 10 (13.70%) Benchmarking
4 10 (13.70%) DevOps
5 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
6 8 (10.96%) Android Development
6 8 (10.96%) iOS Development
6 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.85%) Decision-Making
7 5 (6.85%) ETL
7 5 (6.85%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.85%) Project Management
8 4 (5.48%) Analytics
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Data Extraction
8 4 (5.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.55%) Java
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) COBOL
4 3 (4.11%) JCL
4 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Scala
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
1 2 (2.74%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CBAP
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) GDPR
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) PSD2
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
1 1 (1.37%) PowerHA
1 1 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) CA
3 3 (4.11%) CyberArk
3 3 (4.11%) Hortonworks
3 3 (4.11%) IBM
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.37%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.37%) BMC
5 1 (1.37%) Crimson Hexagon
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.37%) Trustwave
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) Veritas
5 1 (1.37%) Workday