The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 72 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 6 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.65% 2.73% 1.14%
As % of the General category 1.69% 6.57% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 8
Median daily rate £373 £450 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +20.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £400 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £456
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
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
354 396 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.19% 41.60% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 238 165
Median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 4 £373 -
Knutsford -8 1 £450 +12.50%
Retail Banking
North West

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 17 (100.00%) Banking
1 17 (100.00%) Retail
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) MBA
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) CIPD
6 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
7 3 (17.65%) User Experience
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
9 1 (5.88%) BDD
9 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
9 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 1 (5.88%) User Stories
9 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
9 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
9 1 (5.88%) Kanban
9 1 (5.88%) UX Design

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
1 17 (100.00%) Retail
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Coaching
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.88%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
4 1 (5.88%) Infographics
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CIPD
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe