The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 59 36
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the General category - 0.94% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £405 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £445 £438
% change year-on-year
-6.74% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
82 106 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.70% 24.71% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 91 68
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff