The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Banking 100 176 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.03% 6.25% 5.58%
As % of the General category 16.98% 18.11% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 150 130
Median daily rate £425 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +2.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £528 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £402
% change year-on-year +0.60% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £9.82 £10.44
% change year-on-year +32.45% -5.98%  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 589 972 907
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.63% 34.53% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 708 646
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.60 £7.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £78.80 £151.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Yorkshire

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Yorkshire

Banking
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 76 £425 +6.25% 7
South Yorkshire -15 22 £425 -5.55% 12
North Yorkshire +9 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 133 (61.29%) Finance
2 52 (23.96%) Retail
3 49 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (13.36%) Retail Banking
7 28 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 23 (10.60%) Windows
9 22 (10.14%) Java
9 22 (10.14%) Scrum
10 20 (9.22%) Microsoft Excel
11 18 (8.29%) SQL
11 18 (8.29%) Data Centre
12 17 (7.83%) Project Management
12 17 (7.83%) Cisco
12 17 (7.83%) Business Analysis
13 16 (7.37%) Microsoft Office
13 16 (7.37%) Migration
13 16 (7.37%) Coaching
14 15 (6.91%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (6.45%) Change Management
15 14 (6.45%) ITIL
15 14 (6.45%) Unix
15 14 (6.45%) User Experience
16 13 (5.99%) Analytics
16 13 (5.99%) SLA
16 13 (5.99%) Waterfall
17 12 (5.53%) JIRA
17 12 (5.53%) Internet
17 12 (5.53%) Programme Delivery

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (5.07%) SAS
2 7 (3.23%) CMS
2 7 (3.23%) Confluence
2 7 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.38%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) Mule
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.46%) nginx
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.46%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 20 (9.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (7.37%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.30%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) GitHub
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.92%) Akamai
3 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.92%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.53%) Internet
2 9 (4.15%) Network Security
3 8 (3.69%) DNS
3 8 (3.69%) Firewall
4 7 (3.23%) VPN
5 6 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.84%) LAN
6 4 (1.84%) WAN
7 3 (1.38%) DHCP
7 3 (1.38%) FTP
7 3 (1.38%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.38%) SSL
7 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.38%) VoIP
8 2 (0.92%) HTTP
9 1 (0.46%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.46%) Intranet
9 1 (0.46%) LDAP
9 1 (0.46%) SAN
9 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.30%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.30%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.84%) MS Access
2 4 (1.84%) MySQL
2 4 (1.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.38%) Big Data
3 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.92%) DB2
4 2 (0.92%) Maltego
4 2 (0.92%) Redis
4 2 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.46%) DTS
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.53%) JIRA
2 10 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.84%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.84%) Selenium
5 3 (1.38%) JUnit
5 3 (1.38%) Maven
5 3 (1.38%) Xcode
6 2 (0.92%) JMeter
6 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.92%) Mockito
7 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.46%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.46%) jMock
7 1 (0.46%) NUnit
7 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.46%) WATIR
General
1 133 (61.29%) Finance
2 52 (23.96%) Retail
3 29 (13.36%) Retail Banking
4 11 (5.07%) Law
5 9 (4.15%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.23%) Legal
7 3 (1.38%) Billing
7 3 (1.38%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.38%) Military
7 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.92%) Advertising
8 2 (0.92%) Games
8 2 (0.92%) Turkish Language
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.46%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (29.49%) Analyst
2 29 (13.36%) Business Analyst
3 24 (11.06%) Consultant
4 23 (10.60%) Developer
5 18 (8.29%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.37%) Architect
7 15 (6.91%) Banking Analyst
8 12 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (4.15%) Product Manager
10 8 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (3.69%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.23%) Administrator
11 7 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.23%) IT Manager
12 6 (2.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 6 (2.76%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.76%) Test Manager
13 5 (2.30%) Risk Analyst
13 5 (2.30%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) Middleware
2 9 (4.15%) Node.js
3 8 (3.69%) HTML
4 6 (2.76%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.76%) CSS
4 6 (2.76%) Spring
5 5 (2.30%) .NET
5 5 (2.30%) jQuery
5 5 (2.30%) Web Services
6 4 (1.84%) HTML5
6 4 (1.84%) J2EE
6 4 (1.84%) SOAP
6 4 (1.84%) Spring Boot
6 4 (1.84%) XML
7 3 (1.38%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.38%) ISPF
7 3 (1.38%) REST
7 3 (1.38%) TensorFlow
8 2 (0.92%) JDBC
8 2 (0.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.29%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.45%) User Experience
4 11 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.07%) Online Banking
5 9 (4.15%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.69%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.69%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.76%) BYOD
9 4 (1.84%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.38%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.38%) iSeries
10 3 (1.38%) Tandem
11 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.92%) iPad
11 2 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.60%) Windows
2 14 (6.45%) Unix
3 11 (5.07%) Android
3 11 (5.07%) Linux
4 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.38%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.38%) zOS
6 2 (0.92%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (10.14%) Scrum
4 17 (7.83%) Business Analysis
4 17 (7.83%) Project Management
5 16 (7.37%) Coaching
5 16 (7.37%) Migration
6 15 (6.91%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (6.45%) Change Management
7 14 (6.45%) ITIL
8 13 (5.99%) Analytics
8 13 (5.99%) Waterfall
9 12 (5.53%) Programme Delivery
10 10 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.15%) Content Management
11 9 (4.15%) Kanban
11 9 (4.15%) Mathematics
11 9 (4.15%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.15%) Service Design
11 9 (4.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.14%) Java
2 18 (8.29%) SQL
3 9 (4.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.23%) VBA
5 5 (2.30%) JCL
6 4 (1.84%) Python
7 3 (1.38%) Apple Swift
7 3 (1.38%) C
7 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.92%) C#
8 2 (0.92%) C++
8 2 (0.92%) Jython
8 2 (0.92%) PHP
8 2 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.46%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.46%) Korn
9 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (3.69%) Degree
2 6 (2.76%) ISEB
3 5 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.84%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.38%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.38%) CCNA
5 3 (1.38%) CCSA
5 3 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.38%) MCDST
6 2 (0.92%) CISSP
6 2 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.92%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CISA
7 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PMP
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.99%) SLA
2 8 (3.69%) PMO
3 6 (2.76%) IFRS
3 6 (2.76%) IFRS 9
3 6 (2.76%) QA
4 3 (1.38%) FATCA
5 2 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.46%) GDPR
6 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) RACF
2 3 (1.38%) ACF2
2 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.38%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.07%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.84%) zSecure
4 2 (0.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.83%) Cisco
3 10 (4.61%) IBM
3 10 (4.61%) NetIQ
4 6 (2.76%) Splunk
5 5 (2.30%) Oracle
6 4 (1.84%) Citrix
6 4 (1.84%) Cognos
6 4 (1.84%) Tableau
7 3 (1.38%) Axway
7 3 (1.38%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.38%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.38%) IBM Sterling
7 3 (1.38%) Lotus
7 3 (1.38%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.38%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.38%) Reuters
7 3 (1.38%) Tealium
7 3 (1.38%) Xerox
8 2 (0.92%) Adobe
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