The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 129 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 72 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.07% 1.13%
As % of the General category 2.50% 2.01% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 65
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£400 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £362 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2876 3334 3619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.49% 53.28% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2232 2494 2759
Average daily rate £475 £486 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% +2.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 47 47
Average hourly rate £19.72 £21.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £47.50 £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Banking
1 132 (100.00%) Retail
2 81 (61.36%) Finance
3 28 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (15.91%) Project Management
4 21 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.85%) SQL
9 12 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.82%) Java
10 9 (6.82%) MS Office
10 9 (6.82%) WebSphere
11 8 (6.06%) Investment Banking
11 8 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.06%) Oracle
11 8 (6.06%) IBM
11 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
11 8 (6.06%) CMS
12 7 (5.30%) Migration
12 7 (5.30%) Middleware
12 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (5.30%) Windows
12 7 (5.30%) Linux
12 7 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (5.30%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.06%) CMS
3 7 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.27%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (1.52%) Liferay
5 2 (1.52%) JBoss
5 2 (1.52%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.52%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) Drupal
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) MS Office
2 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.03%) MS Project
4 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.52%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Extranet
2 1 (0.76%) LDAP
2 1 (0.76%) ATM
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) SSL
2 1 (0.76%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.03%) MS Access
3 2 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) Big Data
4 1 (0.76%) Redis
4 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.76%) OLAP
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Maven
2 2 (1.52%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) Gradle
3 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 132 (100.00%) Banking
1 132 (100.00%) Retail
2 81 (61.36%) Finance
3 8 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.27%) Front Office
5 3 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (41.67%) Analyst
2 31 (23.48%) Business Analyst
3 17 (12.88%) Project Manager
3 17 (12.88%) Developer
4 8 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 7 (5.30%) Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 5 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (3.79%) Architect
7 5 (3.79%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.03%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (3.03%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (2.27%) Programme Manager
10 2 (1.52%) UAT Analyst
10 2 (1.52%) UAT Tester
10 2 (1.52%) Programme Director
10 2 (1.52%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) Middleware
2 6 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.27%) CSS
3 3 (2.27%) HTML
3 3 (2.27%) Spring
4 2 (1.52%) RESTful
4 2 (1.52%) Apache CXF
4 2 (1.52%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.52%) JSR 170
4 2 (1.52%) JSP
4 2 (1.52%) Servlets
4 2 (1.52%) SOAP
4 2 (1.52%) Swing
4 2 (1.52%) JMX
4 2 (1.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.52%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.52%) Apache Sling
4 2 (1.52%) Apache Felix
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.79%) SWIFT
3 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.79%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (3.03%) User Experience
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Copywriting
5 3 (2.27%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.52%) iPhone
6 2 (1.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) PMI
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
1 7 (5.30%) Linux
2 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.27%) Android
3 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.52%) UNIX
3 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (15.91%) Project Management
2 21 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (12.12%) Business Analysis
4 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 12 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 8 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.30%) Migration
7 7 (5.30%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (4.55%) Integration Testing
8 6 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.79%) Workflow
9 5 (3.79%) Cash Management
9 5 (3.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (3.79%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (3.79%) Web Development
10 4 (3.03%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.85%) SQL
2 9 (6.82%) Java
3 5 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.27%) VBA
5 2 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) Jython
6 1 (0.76%) PL/1
6 1 (0.76%) COBOL
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) Perl
6 1 (0.76%) RPG
6 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.27%) ISEB
2 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) FATCA
3 1 (0.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.06%) Oracle
1 8 (6.06%) IBM
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.27%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.27%) Adobe
4 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.52%) HP
4 2 (1.52%) Apple
4 2 (1.52%) Lotus
4 2 (1.52%) Reuters
4 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.52%) FatWire
4 2 (1.52%) Talarian
5 1 (0.76%) F5
5 1 (0.76%) Tableau
5 1 (0.76%) Teradata
5 1 (0.76%) Cognos
5 1 (0.76%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.76%) Google
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Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £413.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago