Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 28 35
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 -3
Contract jobs citing Banking 112 181 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.35% 5.97% 5.23%
As % of the General category 12.99% 21.52% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 155 141
West Yorkshire median daily rate £382 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% -1.94% +7.97%
10th Percentile £259 £258 £253
90th Percentile £498 £583 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.06 - -

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 862 841 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 25.79% 27.73% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 599 673
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £254 £259
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 23
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +47.11% -12.29%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.37 £10.14
90th Percentile £46.55 £40.00 £28.79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +20.00% +40.35% -5.00%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -28 68 £376 -12.75% 7
Halifax -2 25 £405 -2.17% 1
Pudsey -1 4 £459 +14.75%
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 55 (49.11%) Finance
2 39 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 19 (16.96%) DOM
5 19 (16.96%) React
5 19 (16.96%) Redux
6 18 (16.07%) Retail Banking
7 15 (13.39%) Java
8 14 (12.50%) REST
9 13 (11.61%) JSON
10 12 (10.71%) Node.js
10 12 (10.71%) Workflow
10 12 (10.71%) Firewall
10 12 (10.71%) Windows
10 12 (10.71%) IntelliJ
10 12 (10.71%) User Experience
10 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (10.71%) Microservices
11 11 (9.82%) webpack
11 11 (9.82%) Translating Business Requirements
11 11 (9.82%) Babel
11 11 (9.82%) npm
11 11 (9.82%) Jest
11 11 (9.82%) Project Management
11 11 (9.82%) Migration
11 11 (9.82%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (8.93%) DevOps
12 10 (8.93%) Apple iOS

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 4 (3.57%) Confluence
1 4 (3.57%) SAS
2 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.89%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) npm
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.71%) Firewall
2 5 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (4.46%) VPN
3 3 (2.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.89%) ATM
4 1 (0.89%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) Extranet
4 1 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.89%) Intranet
4 1 (0.89%) LAN
4 1 (0.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.46%) Hadoop
1 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.57%) DataStage
3 3 (2.68%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.68%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.68%) DB2
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) IntelliJ
2 11 (9.82%) Babel
2 11 (9.82%) webpack
3 6 (5.36%) JIRA
4 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.79%) Maven
5 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) GitLab
5 1 (0.89%) JUnit
5 1 (0.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (49.11%) Finance
2 18 (16.07%) Retail Banking
3 6 (5.36%) Retail
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (27.68%) Analyst
2 27 (24.11%) Developer
3 15 (13.39%) Banking Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.93%) Firewall Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.93%) UI Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Banking Project Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.57%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) DOM
1 19 (16.96%) React
1 19 (16.96%) Redux
2 14 (12.50%) REST
3 13 (11.61%) JSON
4 12 (10.71%) Node.js
5 11 (9.82%) Jest
5 11 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (8.04%) AngularJS
6 9 (8.04%) HTML
7 8 (7.14%) CSS
8 2 (1.79%) SAML
8 2 (1.79%) SOAP
8 2 (1.79%) Web Services
8 2 (1.79%) XML
8 2 (1.79%) XSLT
9 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.89%) Kafka
9 1 (0.89%) LDAP
9 1 (0.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (10.71%) User Experience
2 7 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.79%) VSAM
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.89%) DataPower
6 1 (0.89%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Robotics
6 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.71%) Windows
2 10 (8.93%) Android
2 10 (8.93%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.36%) Linux
4 5 (4.46%) Check Point GAiA
4 5 (4.46%) Unix
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.68%) AIX
5 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (10.71%) Microservices
3 12 (10.71%) Workflow
4 11 (9.82%) Business Analysis
4 11 (9.82%) Migration
4 11 (9.82%) Project Management
4 11 (9.82%) Translating Business Requirements
5 10 (8.93%) Benchmarking
5 10 (8.93%) DevOps
5 10 (8.93%) Front End Development
5 10 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (7.14%) Android Development
6 8 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 8 (7.14%) Scrum
7 7 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 6 (5.36%) Analytics
8 6 (5.36%) Change Management
8 6 (5.36%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.64%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.39%) Java
3 10 (8.93%) SQL
4 3 (2.68%) COBOL
4 3 (2.68%) JCL
4 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.89%) Scala
5 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) CCSA
1 5 (4.46%) CCSE
2 3 (2.68%) ISEB
3 2 (1.79%) APMP
3 2 (1.79%) Degree
3 2 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.89%) CBAP
4 1 (0.89%) CCDP
4 1 (0.89%) CCNA
4 1 (0.89%) CCNP
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) PMO
2 2 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) GDPR
3 1 (0.89%) PSD2
3 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
1 2 (1.79%) Firmware
2 1 (0.89%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.89%) RACF
2 1 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.89%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (8.04%) Cisco
2 8 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.57%) IBM
5 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.79%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.79%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.79%) Trustwave
6 2 (1.79%) VMware
6 2 (1.79%) Workday
7 1 (0.89%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.89%) Crimson Hexagon
7 1 (0.89%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.89%) F5
7 1 (0.89%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.89%) Twitter