Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 32 25
Rank change year-on-year -42 -7 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 104 158 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.06% 5.60% 6.68%
As % of the General category 12.18% 17.71% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 115 219
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% -0.62% +12.50%
10th Percentile £278 £304 £289
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £13.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 - £13.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 854 892 1,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 25.15% 31.64% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 630 960
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £544 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £400
% change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £21.56 £13.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +62.10% -62.01%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.47 £9.90
90th Percentile £41.20 £41.45 £20.98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £15.38 £13.80
% change year-on-year +88.62% +11.43% -34.30%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in West Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in West Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in West Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in West Yorkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -43 61 £408 -6.86% 3
Halifax -1 27 £340 -12.26%
Pudsey 0 10 £459 +14.75% 1
Bradford -6 4 £400 - 1
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 67 (64.42%) Finance
2 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (22.12%) Retail Banking
5 21 (20.19%) Java
6 17 (16.35%) Project Management
7 14 (13.46%) Retail
8 11 (10.58%) Linux
9 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (8.65%) JavaScript
10 9 (8.65%) Scrum
10 9 (8.65%) Maven
11 8 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 8 (7.69%) Migration
11 8 (7.69%) Oracle
11 8 (7.69%) Windows
11 8 (7.69%) REST
12 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
12 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
12 7 (6.73%) SDLC
12 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
12 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.73%) JIRA
13 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
13 6 (5.77%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.77%) Data Mapping
13 6 (5.77%) Android
13 6 (5.77%) Process Improvement
13 6 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (4.81%) PMO

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.88%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) Apache
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.92%) SAS
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Capstone
1 1 (0.96%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.96%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) HTTP
2 4 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.96%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.92%) Big Data
4 2 (1.92%) DataStage
4 2 (1.92%) HBase
4 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.92%) OLAP
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.96%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Maven
2 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.73%) JIRA
3 4 (3.85%) Selenium
4 3 (2.88%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.92%) JUnit
5 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.96%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.96%) GitLab
6 1 (0.96%) Gradle
6 1 (0.96%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.96%) Mocha
6 1 (0.96%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 67 (64.42%) Finance
2 23 (22.12%) Retail Banking
3 14 (13.46%) Retail
4 4 (3.85%) Legal
5 3 (2.88%) Games
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Developer
1 19 (18.27%) Project Manager
2 13 (12.50%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
3 7 (6.73%) Architect
3 7 (6.73%) Business Analyst
3 7 (6.73%) Java Developer
4 6 (5.77%) Test Leader
5 4 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (3.85%) Test Manager
6 3 (2.88%) Administrator
6 3 (2.88%) Business Manager
6 3 (2.88%) Consultant
6 3 (2.88%) CyberArk Engineer
6 3 (2.88%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (2.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (2.88%) Programme Planner
6 3 (2.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (1.92%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (1.92%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) REST
2 5 (4.81%) Node.js
3 4 (3.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.85%) Middleware
4 3 (2.88%) SOAP
4 3 (2.88%) Spring
4 3 (2.88%) XML
5 2 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.92%) HTML5
5 2 (1.92%) J2EE
5 2 (1.92%) Kafka
5 2 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.96%) Chai
6 1 (0.96%) CSS
6 1 (0.96%) DOM
6 1 (0.96%) JavaBeans
6 1 (0.96%) JSP
6 1 (0.96%) LDAP
6 1 (0.96%) React
6 1 (0.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) User Experience
3 4 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.88%) NHS
4 3 (2.88%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.92%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.96%) Blog
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) DataPower
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) Fintech
6 1 (0.96%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Linux
2 8 (7.69%) Windows
3 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.77%) Android
5 4 (3.85%) Unix
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.88%) AIX
6 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.88%) Solaris
6 3 (2.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (16.35%) Project Management
4 9 (8.65%) Scrum
5 8 (7.69%) Migration
5 8 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 7 (6.73%) SDLC
6 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.77%) Data Mapping
7 6 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (5.77%) Process Improvement
8 5 (4.81%) BDD
8 5 (4.81%) Change Management
8 5 (4.81%) DevOps
8 5 (4.81%) ETL
8 5 (4.81%) Microservices
8 5 (4.81%) Open Source
8 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) Java
2 9 (8.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.88%) C#
3 3 (2.88%) SQL
4 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.92%) COBOL
4 2 (1.92%) Scala
5 1 (0.96%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.96%) ES6
5 1 (0.96%) JCL
5 1 (0.96%) Perl
5 1 (0.96%) Python
5 1 (0.96%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) ISEB
1 3 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (0.96%) APMP
3 1 (0.96%) ISACA
3 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) PMO
2 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.92%) GDPR
3 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Docker
2 2 (1.92%) RACF
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.96%) ACF2
3 1 (0.96%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) CA Wily
1 2 (1.92%) OpenView
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.96%) Rancher
2 1 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.96%) zSecure
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) Adobe
2 4 (3.85%) Hortonworks
2 4 (3.85%) VMware
3 3 (2.88%) CA
3 3 (2.88%) CyberArk
3 3 (2.88%) IBM
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.88%) Splunk
4 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.92%) BMC
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco
4 2 (1.92%) HP
4 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.92%) Nimsoft
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) Google
5 1 (0.96%) IronPort
5 1 (0.96%) SAP