The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 64 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 11 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.19% 0.93% 1.94%
As % of the General category 3.20% 2.26% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
Average daily rate
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£368 £293 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.64% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £219 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £365 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £446 £396
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +12.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
344 354 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 41.02% 34.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 260 150
Average daily rate £370 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Average hourly rate £10.39 £12.25 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% -43.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.88 £33.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (100.00%) Banking
1 20 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) SAP
6 4 (20.00%) ISEB
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Teradata
7 3 (15.00%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
9 1 (5.00%) DataStage
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.00%) SAS
9 1 (5.00%) HP
9 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
9 1 (5.00%) Change Management
9 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
9 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.00%) Billing
9 1 (5.00%) Data Management
9 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) DataStage
1 1 (5.00%) Essbase
1 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
General
1 20 (100.00%) Banking
1 20 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PMO Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (5.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) SDLC
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) HP