Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -6
Contract jobs citing Banking 168 195 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.54% 5.45% 5.85%
As % of the General category 18.22% 17.92% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 168 225
West Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.82% +19.38% -10.44%
10th Percentile £196 £259 £270
90th Percentile £579 £600 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £381
% change year-on-year +1.18% +11.48% -4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £110.00
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 922 1088 1455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.39% 30.41% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 737 1018
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £251 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £28.75 £21.95 £53.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +20.69% -4.57% +11.77%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +10 107 £440 -2.22% 7
Halifax 0 40 £405 +4.79%
Pudsey +1 10 £401 -15.53%
Bradford +13 4 £115 -68.92%
Huddersfield - 4 £115 -
Wakefield - 1 £115 -
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 79 (47.02%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Retail Banking
3 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.50%) SQL
6 20 (11.90%) Analytics
7 19 (11.31%) Java
8 17 (10.12%) Scrum
9 16 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (8.33%) Cisco
10 14 (8.33%) Migration
11 13 (7.74%) Project Management
11 13 (7.74%) SAS
11 13 (7.74%) Splunk
12 12 (7.14%) Oracle
13 11 (6.55%) Windows
13 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
13 11 (6.55%) JIRA
14 10 (5.95%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.95%) Retail
14 10 (5.95%) Unix
14 10 (5.95%) JavaScript
15 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (5.36%) Python
15 9 (5.36%) Process Improvement
15 9 (5.36%) Coaching
15 9 (5.36%) AngularJS
16 8 (4.76%) Microservices
16 8 (4.76%) REST

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 13 (7.74%) SAS
2 6 (3.57%) Confluence
3 5 (2.98%) Jupyter
3 5 (2.98%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.98%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.79%) IIS
5 3 (1.79%) JBoss
6 2 (1.19%) Apache
6 2 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.19%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.19%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.60%) InDesign
5 1 (0.60%) InVision
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Actimize
1 1 (0.60%) Eikon
1 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.60%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.98%) GitHub
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.19%) Akamai
3 2 (1.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.60%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) Internet
2 5 (2.98%) ATM
2 5 (2.98%) Firewall
3 4 (2.38%) SMS
3 4 (2.38%) SSL
4 3 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.79%) DNS
4 3 (1.79%) SAN
4 3 (1.79%) VPN
5 2 (1.19%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.19%) DKIM
5 2 (1.19%) DMARC
5 2 (1.19%) Extranet
5 2 (1.19%) HTTP
5 2 (1.19%) Intranet
5 2 (1.19%) LDAP
5 2 (1.19%) Network Security
5 2 (1.19%) SSH
5 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.17%) MS Access
3 6 (3.57%) MySQL
4 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.38%) Big Data
5 4 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) IBM BigInsights
7 1 (0.60%) Impala
7 1 (0.60%) Maltego
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (6.55%) JIRA
2 5 (2.98%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.38%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.38%) Maven
4 3 (1.79%) Android Studio
4 3 (1.79%) Gradle
4 3 (1.79%) IntelliJ
4 3 (1.79%) Xcode
5 2 (1.19%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.19%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.19%) JMeter
5 2 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.60%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.60%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (0.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 79 (47.02%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Retail Banking
3 10 (5.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Marketing
5 2 (1.19%) Billing
5 2 (1.19%) Local Government
5 2 (1.19%) Military
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (28.57%) Analyst
2 25 (14.88%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.90%) Banking Analyst
4 16 (9.52%) Developer
5 13 (7.74%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.55%) Architect
6 11 (6.55%) Banking Business Analyst
7 8 (4.76%) Scrum Master
7 8 (4.76%) Test Leader
8 7 (4.17%) Banking Project Manager
8 7 (4.17%) Splunk Engineer
9 5 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (2.98%) Administrator
9 5 (2.98%) ATM Engineer
9 5 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.98%) Test Manager
10 4 (2.38%) Data Analyst
10 4 (2.38%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (2.38%) Lead Business Analyst
10 4 (2.38%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) AngularJS
2 8 (4.76%) Node.js
2 8 (4.76%) REST
3 7 (4.17%) HTML
4 5 (2.98%) CSS
4 5 (2.98%) Middleware
4 5 (2.98%) Spring
5 4 (2.38%) Kafka
5 4 (2.38%) Web Services
6 3 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.79%) XML
7 2 (1.19%) .NET
7 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.19%) JSON
7 2 (1.19%) SOAP
7 2 (1.19%) WireMock
8 1 (0.60%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.60%) HTML5
8 1 (0.60%) MyBatis
8 1 (0.60%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) User Experience
3 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 5 (2.98%) EPoS
4 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.79%) BYOD
6 3 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.19%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.19%) Fintech
7 2 (1.19%) Robotics
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.55%) Windows
2 10 (5.95%) Unix
3 8 (4.76%) Linux
4 7 (4.17%) Android
5 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (11.90%) Analytics
4 17 (10.12%) Scrum
5 14 (8.33%) Migration
6 13 (7.74%) Project Management
7 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
8 10 (5.95%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.36%) Coaching
9 9 (5.36%) Process Improvement
10 8 (4.76%) Change Management
10 8 (4.76%) Microservices
11 7 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.57%) DevOps
12 6 (3.57%) Mathematics
12 6 (3.57%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
12 6 (3.57%) Validation
12 6 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.50%) SQL
2 19 (11.31%) Java
3 10 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.36%) Python
5 4 (2.38%) ES6
6 3 (1.79%) VBA
7 2 (1.19%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.19%) C
7 2 (1.19%) Jython
8 1 (0.60%) Groovy
8 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) R
8 1 (0.60%) Scala
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) ISEB
3 4 (2.38%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.19%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.19%) MCDST
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.19%) PMP
4 2 (1.19%) SAS Certification
4 2 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.60%) CBAP
5 1 (0.60%) CISA
5 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) PMO
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) GDPR
3 2 (1.19%) IFRS
3 2 (1.19%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (8.33%) Cisco
2 13 (7.74%) Splunk
3 12 (7.14%) Oracle
4 8 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.57%) IBM
6 5 (2.98%) CyberArk
7 4 (2.38%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.79%) Genesys
8 3 (1.79%) HP
8 3 (1.79%) Tableau
9 2 (1.19%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.19%) Avaya
9 2 (1.19%) Cognos
9 2 (1.19%) F5
9 2 (1.19%) Imperva
9 2 (1.19%) IronPort
9 2 (1.19%) Nortel
9 2 (1.19%) Symantec
9 2 (1.19%) Xerox
10 1 (0.60%) Apigee