Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 31 31
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 127 172 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.70% 5.71% 5.70%
As % of the General category 13.61% 18.82% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 125 181
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -4.14% +18.68%
10th Percentile £259 £161 £259
90th Percentile £529 £595 £585
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £428 £425
% change year-on-year -6.43% +0.59% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.82 - -

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 933 914 1,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.21% 30.36% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 641 768
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £278 £250 £259
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.08% +37.93% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.64 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.80 £26.38 £30.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £16.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +43.28% +15.52% -3.33%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -16 79 £393 -10.17% 7
Halifax -2 26 £400 -1.23%
Pudsey 0 7 £492 +22.62%
Bradford -15 2 £400 +247.83%
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 60 (47.24%) Finance
2 41 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (16.54%) JavaScript
5 20 (15.75%) Retail Banking
6 19 (14.96%) Java
6 19 (14.96%) DOM
6 19 (14.96%) React
6 19 (14.96%) Redux
7 14 (11.02%) Project Management
7 14 (11.02%) Windows
7 14 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (10.24%) Microservices
8 13 (10.24%) IntelliJ
8 13 (10.24%) Node.js
8 13 (10.24%) REST
9 12 (9.45%) DevOps
9 12 (9.45%) User Experience
10 11 (8.66%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (8.66%) Front End Development
10 11 (8.66%) webpack
10 11 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (8.66%) npm
10 11 (8.66%) Jest
10 11 (8.66%) Babel
10 11 (8.66%) JSON
10 11 (8.66%) Apple iOS
10 11 (8.66%) Android
10 11 (8.66%) SQL
10 11 (8.66%) Workflow

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 (4.72%) SAS
2 5 (3.94%) Confluence
3 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) npm
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) Firewall
2 4 (3.15%) Internet
3 3 (2.36%) SSL
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.57%) HTTP
4 2 (1.57%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) ATM
5 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) Extranet
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.79%) Intranet
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.72%) Hadoop
1 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.15%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.15%) DataStage
4 3 (2.36%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (2.36%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.36%) DB2
5 2 (1.57%) Big Data
5 2 (1.57%) HBase
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.79%) OLAP
6 1 (0.79%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (10.24%) IntelliJ
2 11 (8.66%) Babel
2 11 (8.66%) webpack
3 7 (5.51%) JIRA
4 5 (3.94%) Maven
5 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.57%) JUnit
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) GitLab
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (47.24%) Finance
2 20 (15.75%) Retail Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Retail
4 3 (2.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (24.41%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Analyst
3 15 (11.81%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.45%) Banking Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) Banking Project Manager
5 10 (7.87%) UI Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Service Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (4.72%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.96%) DOM
1 19 (14.96%) React
1 19 (14.96%) Redux
2 13 (10.24%) Node.js
2 13 (10.24%) REST
3 11 (8.66%) Jest
3 11 (8.66%) JSON
3 11 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (7.09%) AngularJS
4 9 (7.09%) HTML
5 8 (6.30%) CSS
6 3 (2.36%) Middleware
7 2 (1.57%) Kafka
7 2 (1.57%) SAML
8 1 (0.79%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.79%) ISPF
8 1 (0.79%) LDAP
8 1 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.79%) Velocity
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.45%) User Experience
3 7 (5.51%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.15%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.36%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.57%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.57%) VSAM
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.79%) DataPower
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Robotics
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) Windows
2 11 (8.66%) Android
2 11 (8.66%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.09%) Linux
4 7 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.72%) Unix
6 4 (3.15%) AIX
6 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.36%) Solaris
8 2 (1.57%) Check Point GAiA
8 2 (1.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (11.02%) Project Management
4 13 (10.24%) Microservices
5 12 (9.45%) DevOps
6 11 (8.66%) Front End Development
6 11 (8.66%) Translating Business Requirements
6 11 (8.66%) Workflow
7 10 (7.87%) Benchmarking
7 10 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.09%) Data Analysis
8 9 (7.09%) Migration
9 8 (6.30%) Android Development
9 8 (6.30%) iOS Development
9 8 (6.30%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.30%) Process Improvement
9 8 (6.30%) Scrum
10 7 (5.51%) ETL
11 6 (4.72%) Decision-Making
11 6 (4.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.54%) JavaScript
2 19 (14.96%) Java
3 11 (8.66%) SQL
4 4 (3.15%) JCL
5 3 (2.36%) COBOL
5 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.57%) Scala
7 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.79%) Perl
7 1 (0.79%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) REXX
7 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.36%) Degree
1 3 (2.36%) ISEB
2 2 (1.57%) APMP
2 2 (1.57%) CCSA
2 2 (1.57%) CCSE
2 2 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.79%) CBAP
3 1 (0.79%) CCDP
3 1 (0.79%) CCNA
3 1 (0.79%) CCNP
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) PMO
2 3 (2.36%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) GDPR
3 2 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Docker
2 2 (1.57%) Firmware
2 2 (1.57%) RACF
3 1 (0.79%) ACF2
3 1 (0.79%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.79%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle
3 7 (5.51%) Cisco
4 5 (3.94%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.15%) IBM
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.36%) CA
6 3 (2.36%) CyberArk
6 3 (2.36%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.36%) VMware
7 2 (1.57%) Adobe
7 2 (1.57%) BMC
7 2 (1.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.79%) Avaya
8 1 (0.79%) F5
8 1 (0.79%) Genesys
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.79%) Splunk
8 1 (0.79%) Veritas