Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 35 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -5
Contract jobs citing Banking 173 151 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.36% 5.07% 5.09%
As % of the General category 20.19% 15.91% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 121 155
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +7.87% -7.29%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £280
90th Percentile £675 £575 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £60.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 857 949 1,442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.57% 31.89% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 628 995
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +3.87% -2.15%
10th Percentile £258 £259 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 24
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -12.90% -22.50%
10th Percentile £12.82 £10.00 £11.58
90th Percentile £40.30 £31.73 £49.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.55 £15.00
% change year-on-year +47.63% -9.68% -16.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +8 107 £423 -6.00% 13
Halifax 0 50 £434 +13.70% 3
Pudsey +1 6 £453 -17.73%
Bradford +4 3 £115 -45.88% 1
Huddersfield - 2 £115 -
Wakefield - 1 £115 -
Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 98 (56.65%) Finance
2 53 (30.64%) Retail Banking
3 50 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (19.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (18.50%) Java
6 31 (17.92%) SQL
7 23 (13.29%) DevOps
8 22 (12.72%) REST
8 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
9 20 (11.56%) Microservices
10 19 (10.98%) Scrum
11 18 (10.40%) Spring
11 18 (10.40%) Analytics
12 17 (9.83%) Node.js
12 17 (9.83%) Migration
12 17 (9.83%) SAS
13 16 (9.25%) Retail
13 16 (9.25%) NoSQL
14 15 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (8.67%) HTML
15 14 (8.09%) Unix
15 14 (8.09%) Splunk
15 14 (8.09%) Jenkins
15 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (7.51%) ES6
16 13 (7.51%) Android
16 13 (7.51%) Web Services
16 13 (7.51%) Oracle
17 12 (6.94%) .NET
17 12 (6.94%) ETL

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 17 (9.83%) SAS
2 6 (3.47%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (3.47%) Confluence
3 5 (2.89%) Jupyter
4 2 (1.16%) Apache
4 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.16%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) Tuxedo
4 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Actimize
1 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.62%) GitHub
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.73%) CloudBees
3 3 (1.73%) IaaS
3 3 (1.73%) OpenShift
3 3 (1.73%) PaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Serverless
5 1 (0.58%) Office 365
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) Internet
2 7 (4.05%) SMS
3 5 (2.89%) ATM
4 3 (1.73%) Firewall
4 3 (1.73%) HTTP
5 2 (1.16%) DKIM
5 2 (1.16%) DMARC
5 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.58%) DNS
6 1 (0.58%) Extranet
6 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.58%) Intranet
6 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.25%) NoSQL
2 15 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (5.78%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.62%) MySQL
6 7 (4.05%) Cloud Spanner
6 7 (4.05%) NewSQL
6 7 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.89%) Blockchain
8 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.31%) MS Access
8 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.73%) Big Data
9 3 (1.73%) DB2
9 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.16%) DataStage
11 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.78%) JIRA
3 9 (5.20%) Maven
4 5 (2.89%) Android Studio
5 4 (2.31%) Gradle
5 4 (2.31%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.73%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.73%) Xcode
7 2 (1.16%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.16%) IBM UrbanCode
7 2 (1.16%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.58%) JUnit
8 1 (0.58%) ProC
8 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.58%) Subversion
8 1 (0.58%) VersaTest
General
1 98 (56.65%) Finance
2 53 (30.64%) Retail Banking
3 16 (9.25%) Retail
4 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.73%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Local Government
5 2 (1.16%) Retail Finance
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (23.70%) Analyst
2 26 (15.03%) Developer
3 22 (12.72%) Business Analyst
4 17 (9.83%) Banking Analyst
5 12 (6.94%) Architect
6 11 (6.36%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (4.62%) Data Analyst
8 8 (4.62%) Test Leader
8 8 (4.62%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.05%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (4.05%) Java Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) JavaScript Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Splunk Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.89%) ATM Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) NoSQL Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) Scrum Master
10 5 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.72%) REST
2 18 (10.40%) Spring
3 17 (9.83%) Node.js
4 15 (8.67%) HTML
5 13 (7.51%) Web Services
6 12 (6.94%) .NET
6 12 (6.94%) AngularJS
7 11 (6.36%) CSS
8 10 (5.78%) HTML5
9 8 (4.62%) Spring Boot
10 7 (4.05%) Akka
10 7 (4.05%) Angular 2
10 7 (4.05%) CSS3
10 7 (4.05%) HATEOAS
10 7 (4.05%) Kafka
10 7 (4.05%) React
10 7 (4.05%) SOAP
10 7 (4.05%) WebSockets
10 7 (4.05%) XML
11 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.94%) User Experience
3 8 (4.62%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.89%) EPoS
4 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.89%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.31%) Robotics
6 2 (1.16%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.16%) Fintech
6 2 (1.16%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.58%) IVR
7 1 (0.58%) NHS
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.09%) Unix
2 13 (7.51%) Android
3 11 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.62%) Linux
5 4 (2.31%) Windows
6 2 (1.16%) AIX
6 2 (1.16%) CentOS
6 2 (1.16%) HPUX
6 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (13.29%) DevOps
4 20 (11.56%) Microservices
5 19 (10.98%) Scrum
6 18 (10.40%) Analytics
7 17 (9.83%) Migration
8 12 (6.94%) ETL
9 11 (6.36%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.36%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.78%) Project Management
11 9 (5.20%) BDD
11 9 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.20%) TDD
12 8 (4.62%) Change Management
12 8 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (4.62%) Test Automation
13 7 (4.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 6 (3.47%) Data Analysis
14 6 (3.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.50%) Java
2 31 (17.92%) SQL
3 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.51%) ES6
5 8 (4.62%) Python
6 6 (3.47%) VBA
7 5 (2.89%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.73%) C#
8 3 (1.73%) ES7
9 2 (1.16%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.16%) R
9 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.58%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.31%) Degree
2 3 (1.73%) ISEB
2 3 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) QA
2 10 (5.78%) PMO
3 3 (1.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.58%) GDPR
5 1 (0.58%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (5.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) Ansible
1 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.31%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.58%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.58%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (8.09%) Splunk
2 13 (7.51%) Oracle
3 8 (4.62%) IBM
4 6 (3.47%) HP
4 6 (3.47%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.89%) Cisco
5 5 (2.89%) Cognos
6 3 (1.73%) Tableau
7 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.16%) Datameer
7 2 (1.16%) IronPort
7 2 (1.16%) Microgen
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.16%) Symantec
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) Avaya
8 1 (0.58%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) Netezza
8 1 (0.58%) Nortel
8 1 (0.58%) Teradata