Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 34 28
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 146 147 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.27% 5.30% 6.31%
As % of the General category 17.76% 16.50% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 107 184
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £270 £300 £300
90th Percentile £656 £560 £516
Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -1.76% - +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £13.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.68 - £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 822 891 1,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.05% 32.14% 35.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 599 1,014
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +3.32% +1.82%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £271
90th Percentile £550 £569 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £13.73 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.25% -3.67% -59.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.69 £9.30
90th Percentile £44.70 £39.80 £33.28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +196.30% -11.48% -29.07%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -19 79 £400 -9.60% 9
Halifax 0 53 £400 +3.23% 1
Pudsey 0 7 £450 +9.76% 1
Bradford -3 3 £400 - 2
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 104 (71.23%) Finance
2 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (27.40%) Retail Banking
4 30 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (18.49%) Java
6 22 (15.07%) Retail
7 21 (14.38%) DevOps
8 19 (13.01%) REST
8 19 (13.01%) JavaScript
9 17 (11.64%) SQL
9 17 (11.64%) Scrum
10 15 (10.27%) Spring
10 15 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (10.27%) Microservices
11 14 (9.59%) User Experience
11 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (9.59%) Jenkins
11 14 (9.59%) HTML
11 14 (9.59%) Migration
12 13 (8.90%) ETL
12 13 (8.90%) Node.js
12 13 (8.90%) Android
13 12 (8.22%) Apple iOS
13 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
13 12 (8.22%) .NET
13 12 (8.22%) Project Management
13 12 (8.22%) Business Analysis
14 11 (7.53%) NoSQL
14 11 (7.53%) Test Automation
15 10 (6.85%) HTML5

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 10 (6.85%) SAS
2 5 (3.42%) Confluence
3 3 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.37%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Capstone
1 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) GitHub
2 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.37%) CloudBees
2 2 (1.37%) IaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.37%) PaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) Internet
2 6 (4.11%) SMS
3 4 (2.74%) HTTP
4 3 (2.05%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) ATM
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.79%) Cloud Spanner
5 7 (4.79%) MySQL
5 7 (4.79%) NewSQL
6 6 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.42%) Blockchain
7 5 (3.42%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.74%) DataStage
8 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.05%) DB2
9 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.37%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.16%) Maven
3 8 (5.48%) JIRA
4 3 (2.05%) Android Studio
4 3 (2.05%) Selenium
5 2 (1.37%) Gradle
5 2 (1.37%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.37%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.68%) Mocha
6 1 (0.68%) ProC
6 1 (0.68%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.68%) VersaTest
6 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 104 (71.23%) Finance
2 40 (27.40%) Retail Banking
3 22 (15.07%) Retail
4 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.74%) Games
5 3 (2.05%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (22.60%) Analyst
2 27 (18.49%) Developer
3 19 (13.01%) Business Analyst
4 13 (8.90%) Banking Analyst
5 12 (8.22%) Architect
5 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.85%) Banking Project Manager
7 9 (6.16%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Test Leader
9 7 (4.79%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Data Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Designer
10 6 (4.11%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Java Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.42%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Business Manager
11 5 (3.42%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.01%) REST
2 15 (10.27%) Spring
3 14 (9.59%) HTML
4 13 (8.90%) Node.js
5 12 (8.22%) .NET
6 10 (6.85%) HTML5
7 9 (6.16%) CSS
7 9 (6.16%) Web Services
8 7 (4.79%) Akka
8 7 (4.79%) Angular 2
8 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.79%) CSS3
8 7 (4.79%) HATEOAS
8 7 (4.79%) React
8 7 (4.79%) SOAP
8 7 (4.79%) Spring Boot
8 7 (4.79%) Vert.x
8 7 (4.79%) WebSockets
9 6 (4.11%) XML
10 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (9.59%) User Experience
2 6 (4.11%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.74%) NHS
4 3 (2.05%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.05%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.37%) Robotics
6 1 (0.68%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) Fintech
6 1 (0.68%) IVR
6 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Android
2 12 (8.22%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.16%) Unix
4 8 (5.48%) Linux
5 6 (4.11%) Windows
6 2 (1.37%) AIX
6 2 (1.37%) CentOS
6 2 (1.37%) HPUX
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.37%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (14.38%) DevOps
4 17 (11.64%) Scrum
5 15 (10.27%) Microservices
6 14 (9.59%) Migration
7 13 (8.90%) ETL
8 12 (8.22%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.22%) Project Management
9 11 (7.53%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.85%) Change Management
10 10 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (6.16%) BDD
11 9 (6.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 9 (6.16%) Test Scripting
12 8 (5.48%) Data Modelling
13 7 (4.79%) Data Mapping
13 7 (4.79%) Non-Blocking Code
13 7 (4.79%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.49%) Java
2 19 (13.01%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.64%) SQL
4 10 (6.85%) ES6
5 6 (4.11%) C#
6 5 (3.42%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.42%) VBA
7 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.37%) COBOL
8 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.68%) PROC SQL
8 1 (0.68%) R
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (3.42%) ISEB
2 4 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.37%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.68%) Degree
4 1 (0.68%) ISACA
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) PMO
2 8 (5.48%) QA
3 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.05%) SLA
4 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) Docker
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Ansible
1 4 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.37%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.37%) OpenView
3 1 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.68%) Rancher
3 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle
2 7 (4.79%) IBM
3 5 (3.42%) HP
4 4 (2.74%) Cognos
5 3 (2.05%) Cisco
5 3 (2.05%) Hortonworks
5 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.05%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.05%) Splunk
6 2 (1.37%) Adobe
6 2 (1.37%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.37%) Nimsoft
6 2 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Avaya
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) Genesys
7 1 (0.68%) Google
7 1 (0.68%) IronPort
7 1 (0.68%) Netezza
7 1 (0.68%) Teradata