Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail 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.

Retail Banking
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 102 128
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26 -65
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 61 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.89% 1.51% 1.27%
As % of the General category 7.12% 4.74% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 43
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £403 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +13.06% -11.00%
10th Percentile £295 £253 £278
90th Percentile £611 £575 £495
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £415 £356
% change year-on-year +8.43% +16.57% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Retail 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%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in West Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail Banking in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in West Yorkshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in West Yorkshire

Retail 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 Retail Banking in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in West Yorkshire

Retail 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 Retail 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 +11 34 £488 -7.14% 3
Halifax +2 27 £423 +20.86% 1
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £538 -
Retail Banking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 53 (86.89%) Banking
2 36 (59.02%) Finance
3 16 (26.23%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 11 (18.03%) REST
6 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
7 9 (14.75%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
7 9 (14.75%) Python
7 9 (14.75%) SAS
8 7 (11.48%) Migration
8 7 (11.48%) JIRA
8 7 (11.48%) Analytics
8 7 (11.48%) PMO
9 6 (9.84%) DevOps
9 6 (9.84%) User Experience
9 6 (9.84%) Defect Management
9 6 (9.84%) Node.js
9 6 (9.84%) TDD
9 6 (9.84%) Project Management
9 6 (9.84%) SOAP
9 6 (9.84%) Web Services
10 5 (8.20%) J2EE
10 5 (8.20%) HTML
10 5 (8.20%) Spring
10 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Release Management
10 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting

Retail 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 9 (14.75%) SAS
2 5 (8.20%) Jupyter
3 4 (6.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.56%) Confluence
4 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.28%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Actimize
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) PaaS
3 3 (4.92%) CloudBees
3 3 (4.92%) GitHub
3 3 (4.92%) IaaS
3 3 (4.92%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.64%) npm
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) SSH
1 2 (3.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) JIRA
2 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.64%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) Gradle
4 1 (1.64%) gulp
4 1 (1.64%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.64%) VersaTest
General
1 53 (86.89%) Banking
2 36 (59.02%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Retail Finance
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Banking Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Banking Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Test Leader
4 6 (9.84%) Test Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Banking Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Scrum Master
8 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) REST
2 6 (9.84%) Node.js
2 6 (9.84%) SOAP
2 6 (9.84%) Web Services
3 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
3 5 (8.20%) J2EE
3 5 (8.20%) Spring
4 4 (6.56%) CSS
4 4 (6.56%) JSON
4 4 (6.56%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) JDBC
5 2 (3.28%) JMS
5 2 (3.28%) Kafka
5 2 (3.28%) LDAP
5 2 (3.28%) XSLT
6 1 (1.64%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.64%) HTML5
6 1 (1.64%) JPA
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.28%) DataPower
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Robotics
5 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (26.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
3 9 (14.75%) Scrum
4 7 (11.48%) Analytics
4 7 (11.48%) Migration
5 6 (9.84%) Defect Management
5 6 (9.84%) DevOps
5 6 (9.84%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) BDD
6 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Microservices
6 5 (8.20%) Release Management
6 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.56%) Kanban
7 4 (6.56%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) Java
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) Python
4 3 (4.92%) ES6
4 3 (4.92%) ES7
5 2 (3.28%) VBA
6 1 (1.64%) Groovy
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) PMO
2 1 (1.64%) GDPR
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
1 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Splunk
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.64%) Cognos
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Progress