The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 26 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.31% 0.62% 3.94%
As % of the General category 4.00% 1.52% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £353 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
Retail Banking
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.68% 40.99% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 11
Median daily rate £425 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £585 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -58.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Retail Banking
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Product Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model