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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 34 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.56% 0.41% 1.59%
As % of the General category 5.10% 1.02% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £357 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.07% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £350 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
98 98 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 50.26% 40.33% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 58 21
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.81 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -57.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Retail Banking
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
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%) Mortgage 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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft