The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Contract jobs citing Banking 45 66 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.98% 11.96% 6.25%
As % of the General category 35.16% 35.68% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 16
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £309 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £655 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £10.44 £10.44
% change year-on-year +24.16% -  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 128 185 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 28.38% 33.51% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 132 88
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £21.00 £7.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.04% +173.08%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in South Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in South Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in South Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in South Yorkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 44 £475 - 4
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 37 (39.78%) Finance
2 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.51%) Scrum
4 18 (19.35%) Retail
5 16 (17.20%) User Experience
6 15 (16.13%) Service Design
6 15 (16.13%) Kanban
7 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.75%) Java
9 10 (10.75%) SQL
9 10 (10.75%) Linux
9 10 (10.75%) Retail Banking
10 9 (9.68%) JIRA
10 9 (9.68%) Unix
10 9 (9.68%) Project Management
11 8 (8.60%) Confluence
11 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.53%) Big Data
12 7 (7.53%) Legal
12 7 (7.53%) Python
12 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
12 7 (7.53%) SDLC
13 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
13 6 (6.45%) Malware Reverse Engineering
13 6 (6.45%) SAS
13 6 (6.45%) SUSE
13 6 (6.45%) Middleware
13 6 (6.45%) Hadoop
13 6 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (8.60%) Confluence
2 6 (6.45%) SAS
3 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.30%) CMS
5 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.15%) CICS
6 2 (2.15%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.08%) Apache
7 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Network Security
2 4 (4.30%) DHCP
2 4 (4.30%) DNS
2 4 (4.30%) IP Telephony
2 4 (4.30%) LAN
2 4 (4.30%) VoIP
2 4 (4.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) Big Data
2 6 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.38%) Apache Hive
3 5 (5.38%) HBase
4 3 (3.23%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.23%) DataStage
4 3 (3.23%) DB2
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.15%) MySQL
5 2 (2.15%) Redis
6 1 (1.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) JIRA
2 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.15%) Maven
4 2 (2.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.08%) Gradle
5 1 (1.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.08%) Mockito
5 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.08%) Spock
5 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (39.78%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Retail
3 10 (10.75%) Retail Banking
4 7 (7.53%) Legal
5 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Turkish Language
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.08%) Military
7 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Analyst
2 16 (17.20%) Project Manager
3 15 (16.13%) Product Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Consultant
6 6 (6.45%) Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Big Data Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (5.38%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Incident Responder
8 4 (4.30%) Network Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Middleware
2 4 (4.30%) XML
3 3 (3.23%) CSS
3 3 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (2.15%) CSS3
4 2 (2.15%) HTML5
4 2 (2.15%) jQuery
4 2 (2.15%) JSON
4 2 (2.15%) Node.js
4 2 (2.15%) REST
4 2 (2.15%) SOAP
4 2 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.15%) XSD
5 1 (1.08%) Ajax
5 1 (1.08%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.08%) Django
5 1 (1.08%) Dojo
5 1 (1.08%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.08%) JMS
5 1 (1.08%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) User Experience
2 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Fintech
3 3 (3.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) BYOD
5 1 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.08%) DataPower
5 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.08%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Unix
3 6 (6.45%) SUSE
4 5 (5.38%) AIX
4 5 (5.38%) Solaris
4 5 (5.38%) Windows
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.15%) zOS
7 1 (1.08%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.51%) Scrum
3 15 (16.13%) Kanban
3 15 (16.13%) Service Design
4 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.68%) Project Management
6 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.53%) SDLC
8 6 (6.45%) Malware Reverse Engineering
8 6 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (5.38%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.38%) DevOps
9 5 (5.38%) MapReduce
9 5 (5.38%) Web Development
10 4 (4.30%) Change Management
10 4 (4.30%) Coaching
10 4 (4.30%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (4.30%) Migration
10 4 (4.30%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.75%) Java
1 10 (10.75%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) Python
3 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 3 (3.23%) C
4 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.15%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) C++
6 1 (1.08%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.08%) ES6
6 1 (1.08%) JCL
6 1 (1.08%) Jython
6 1 (1.08%) Korn
6 1 (1.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) Ruby
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) Degree
1 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) CAPM
2 1 (1.08%) ISEB
2 1 (1.08%) MCSE
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.08%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.15%) PMO
2 1 (1.08%) FATCA
2 1 (1.08%) IFRS
2 1 (1.08%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) HDFS
1 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.08%) SCCM
1 1 (1.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.38%) Ab Initio
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle
4 3 (3.23%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) Informatica
4 3 (3.23%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.23%) VMware
5 2 (2.15%) Citrix
5 2 (2.15%) Intel
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.15%) Splunk
6 1 (1.08%) Brocade
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.08%) F5
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.08%) Samsung
6 1 (1.08%) Solace
6 1 (1.08%) Teradata
6 1 (1.08%) TIBCO