Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 58 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 -23 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 74 130 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.19% 3.78% 5.46%
As % of the General category 8.83% 11.94% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 94 119
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £322 £259 £207
90th Percentile £628 £535 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £408 £425
% change year-on-year +10.43% -4.12% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.77 -

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 838 1,089 1,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.09% 31.70% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 733 720
West Yorkshire median daily rate £436 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £270 £285 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £557
Yorkshire median daily rate £443 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.27% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.45 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.58% +10.34% -
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.47 £8.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £29.50 £26.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.41 £14.75
% change year-on-year +7.41% +18.03% +2.61%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +6 50 £500 +25.00% 8
Halifax +2 15 £467 +31.18% 1
Pudsey +1 8 - - 1
Bradford +6 1 - -
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 46 (62.16%) Finance
2 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.84%) JIRA
4 26 (35.14%) Confluence
5 24 (32.43%) Scrum
6 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
6 20 (27.03%) GitHub
7 19 (25.68%) Jenkins
8 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
8 18 (24.32%) JSON
8 18 (24.32%) Kanban
9 17 (22.97%) REST
9 17 (22.97%) Sonatype Nexus
9 17 (22.97%) Slack
10 16 (21.62%) Java
11 15 (20.27%) Node.js
12 14 (18.92%) SQL
12 14 (18.92%) Maven
13 13 (17.57%) Spring
13 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
13 13 (17.57%) Android
13 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
13 13 (17.57%) User Experience
13 13 (17.57%) Spring Boot
14 12 (16.22%) AppDynamics
14 12 (16.22%) DevOps
14 12 (16.22%) Android Development
14 12 (16.22%) iOS Development
14 12 (16.22%) Splunk
14 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management

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 26 (35.14%) Confluence
2 7 (9.46%) SAS
3 5 (6.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (6.76%) Mule
4 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) SPSS
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.70%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.35%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.35%) Primavera
2 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.03%) GitHub
2 17 (22.97%) Slack
3 6 (8.11%) Azure
4 4 (5.41%) AWS
4 4 (5.41%) npm
5 3 (4.05%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.70%) Office 365
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Qlik Sense
2 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.05%) Big Data
3 3 (4.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) JIRA
2 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
3 19 (25.68%) Jenkins
4 17 (22.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (18.92%) Maven
6 11 (14.86%) Xcode
7 8 (10.81%) JUnit
7 8 (10.81%) Mockito
8 6 (8.11%) Selenium
9 2 (2.70%) ProC
10 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.35%) Subversion
10 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (62.16%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Retail Banking
3 8 (10.81%) Retail
4 7 (9.46%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Android Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) iOS Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Digital Performance Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Migration Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) JSON
2 17 (22.97%) REST
3 15 (20.27%) Node.js
4 13 (17.57%) Spring
4 13 (17.57%) Spring Boot
5 11 (14.86%) React
6 5 (6.76%) Enzyme
6 5 (6.76%) Jest
6 5 (6.76%) Redux
6 5 (6.76%) WireMock
7 4 (5.41%) Express
7 4 (5.41%) RxSwift
8 3 (4.05%) .NET
8 3 (4.05%) Ajax
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.05%) CSS
8 3 (4.05%) HTML
8 3 (4.05%) Material Design
8 3 (4.05%) Retrofit
8 3 (4.05%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
1 13 (17.57%) User Experience
2 7 (9.46%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Android
1 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.46%) Windows
3 4 (5.41%) AIX
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.35%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (1.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) Scrum
3 18 (24.32%) Kanban
3 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
4 12 (16.22%) Android Development
4 12 (16.22%) DevOps
4 12 (16.22%) iOS Development
4 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.86%) Analytics
6 9 (12.16%) Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 8 (10.81%) Coaching
8 7 (9.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (9.46%) Pair Programming
8 7 (9.46%) Project Management
8 7 (9.46%) Tag Management
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) Java
2 14 (18.92%) SQL
3 11 (14.86%) Apple Swift
4 8 (10.81%) Java 8
5 4 (5.41%) ES6
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) C#
6 3 (4.05%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.70%) PROC SQL
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) R
8 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) CCSA
1 1 (1.35%) CCSE
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
1 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
2 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.35%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) AppDynamics
1 12 (16.22%) Splunk
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) Tableau
4 4 (5.41%) Adobe
4 4 (5.41%) Blue Coat
4 4 (5.41%) F5
4 4 (5.41%) Google
5 3 (4.05%) Databricks
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) Symantec
6 2 (2.70%) Netezza
6 2 (2.70%) Workday
7 1 (1.35%) BMC
7 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.35%) Teradata