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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 71 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.66% 0.76%
As % of the General category 0.70% 1.87% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
284 268 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.85% 35.50% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 186 139
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £219 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Assistant Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) FX Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Validation