Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 27 24
Rank change year-on-year -25 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 206 261 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.18% 6.16% 6.98%
As % of the General category 15.75% 20.33% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 169 327
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £282 £312 £313
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 - £13.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £15.75 £18.70
% change year-on-year +18.73% -15.78% +4.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,308 1,284 1,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.53% 30.32% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 858 1,341
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £267 £272 £275
90th Percentile £546 £550 £556
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £15.38 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.62% +13.09% -33.68%
10th Percentile £12.23 £10.62 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £41.94 £39.95
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 6 months to 15 August 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
West Yorkshire -40 105 £400 - 6
South Yorkshire -2 94 £425 -15.00% 16
North Yorkshire +1 4 £278 -30.63%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 141 (68.45%) Finance
2 47 (22.82%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (18.93%) Investment Management
4 39 (18.93%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (14.08%) Java
6 26 (12.62%) Project Management
6 26 (12.62%) Retail Banking
7 19 (9.22%) Windows
8 18 (8.74%) Oracle
8 18 (8.74%) Retail
8 18 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (7.77%) SQL
11 15 (7.28%) Linux
11 15 (7.28%) Investment Banking
12 14 (6.80%) Unix
12 14 (6.80%) Test Scripting
13 13 (6.31%) Jenkins
13 13 (6.31%) Scrum
14 12 (5.83%) Migration
14 12 (5.83%) Financial Institution
14 12 (5.83%) IBM
14 12 (5.83%) Microsoft
14 12 (5.83%) Apple iOS
14 12 (5.83%) REST
14 12 (5.83%) SIEM
14 12 (5.83%) Security Operations
14 12 (5.83%) SDLC
14 12 (5.83%) Cyberthreat

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 10 (4.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.94%) Confluence
3 4 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.46%) SAS
4 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.97%) Apache
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.49%) Mule
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Capstone
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.94%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.49%) GitHub
4 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.37%) SMS
2 6 (2.91%) DNS
2 6 (2.91%) Internet
3 5 (2.43%) ATM
4 4 (1.94%) HTTP
4 4 (1.94%) SSL
5 3 (1.46%) Firewall
6 1 (0.49%) Intranet
6 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.91%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.94%) Big Data
5 4 (1.94%) DataStage
5 4 (1.94%) Maltego
6 3 (1.46%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (1.46%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.46%) HBase
6 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.97%) DTS
7 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.97%) OLAP
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.37%) JIRA
2 9 (4.37%) Maven
3 8 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.94%) Selenium
4 4 (1.94%) Xcode
5 3 (1.46%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.97%) JUnit
6 2 (0.97%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.97%) Toad
6 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.49%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.49%) GitLab
7 1 (0.49%) Gradle
7 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.49%) Mocha
7 1 (0.49%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 141 (68.45%) Finance
2 26 (12.62%) Retail Banking
3 18 (8.74%) Retail
4 15 (7.28%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.83%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.43%) Legal
7 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.46%) Games
9 2 (0.97%) Billing
9 2 (0.97%) German Language
9 2 (0.97%) Marketing
10 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (20.39%) Analyst
2 39 (18.93%) Developer
3 31 (15.05%) Project Manager
4 16 (7.77%) Business Analyst
5 14 (6.80%) Banking Project Manager
6 12 (5.83%) Security Analyst
7 11 (5.34%) Architect
8 10 (4.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 9 (4.37%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.91%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (2.91%) Test Leader
12 5 (2.43%) Consultant
12 5 (2.43%) Incident Analyst
12 5 (2.43%) Security Incident Analyst
12 5 (2.43%) Test Analyst
13 4 (1.94%) Designer
13 4 (1.94%) iOS Developer
13 4 (1.94%) Programme Planner
13 4 (1.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) REST
2 8 (3.88%) Spring
3 7 (3.40%) SOAP
4 6 (2.91%) Middleware
4 6 (2.91%) Node.js
5 5 (2.43%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (1.94%) HTML
6 4 (1.94%) Spring Boot
6 4 (1.94%) Web Services
6 4 (1.94%) XML
7 3 (1.46%) JSON
7 3 (1.46%) Kafka
7 3 (1.46%) Velocity
7 3 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.97%) HTML5
8 2 (0.97%) J2EE
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.97%) React
9 1 (0.49%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.83%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.37%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.91%) User Experience
6 5 (2.43%) DataPower
7 4 (1.94%) EPoS
7 4 (1.94%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.46%) NHS
8 3 (1.46%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.97%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.22%) Windows
2 15 (7.28%) Linux
3 14 (6.80%) Unix
4 12 (5.83%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.40%) Android
6 6 (2.91%) Solaris
6 6 (2.91%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.94%) AIX
7 4 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.46%) zOS
9 1 (0.49%) CentOS
9 1 (0.49%) HPUX
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.82%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (18.93%) Cybersecurity
3 39 (18.93%) Investment Management
4 26 (12.62%) Project Management
5 17 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (6.80%) Test Scripting
7 13 (6.31%) Scrum
8 12 (5.83%) Migration
8 12 (5.83%) SDLC
8 12 (5.83%) Security Operations
8 12 (5.83%) SIEM
9 10 (4.85%) ETL
9 10 (4.85%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.37%) Change Management
10 9 (4.37%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.37%) DevOps
10 9 (4.37%) Microservices
10 9 (4.37%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.08%) Java
2 16 (7.77%) SQL
3 11 (5.34%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.88%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.91%) Python
6 4 (1.94%) Apple Swift
6 4 (1.94%) Java 8
6 4 (1.94%) Scala
7 3 (1.46%) C#
7 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.97%) COBOL
8 2 (0.97%) Perl
8 2 (0.97%) R
8 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.97%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) C++
9 1 (0.49%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.37%) CISSP
1 9 (4.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.46%) ISEB
2 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.97%) CISM
3 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.49%) APMP
4 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.49%) CRISC
4 1 (0.49%) GCIA
4 1 (0.49%) GCIH
4 1 (0.49%) ISACA
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.49%) PhD
4 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.49%) PMP
4 1 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.40%) PMO
2 4 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.46%) GDPR
3 3 (1.46%) QA
4 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.97%) SEPA
5 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.85%) Docker
2 4 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.97%) RACF
4 2 (0.97%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.49%) ACF2
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.49%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) QRadar
2 5 (2.43%) Ansible
2 5 (2.43%) Puppet
3 4 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.94%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.46%) CSIRT
4 3 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.46%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.97%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.97%) OpenView
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.97%) SCCM
6 1 (0.49%) Ambari
6 1 (0.49%) CASB
6 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.49%) Rancher
6 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.49%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (0.49%) zSecure
Vendors
1 18 (8.74%) Oracle
2 12 (5.83%) IBM
2 12 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.40%) CyberArk
4 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.43%) Apple
5 5 (2.43%) Hortonworks
5 5 (2.43%) VMware
6 4 (1.94%) Ab Initio
6 4 (1.94%) Adobe
6 4 (1.94%) Splunk
7 3 (1.46%) CA
7 3 (1.46%) Google
7 3 (1.46%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.97%) BMC
8 2 (0.97%) Citrix
8 2 (0.97%) Genesys
8 2 (0.97%) HP
8 2 (0.97%) Intel
8 2 (0.97%) Thales