The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 57 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.67% 0.93%
As % of the General category 1.32% 1.66% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £338 £363 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -28.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £285 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £441 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
228 241 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.73% 40.50% 38.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 134 119
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £6.84 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail Banking across the Birmingham region.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail Banking.

1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Front Office
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) IVR
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Law
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Windows

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Change Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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