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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 128 120 143
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 71 79 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 1.32% 1.00%
As % of the General category 2.43% 2.51% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 54
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £505 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £416 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.78% +9.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2922 3142 3633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.77% 52.67% 56.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2283 2405 2764
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
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 39 39 66
Average hourly rate £19.72 £18.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £49.75 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

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 27 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 27 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Banking
1 129 (100.00%) Retail
2 79 (61.24%) Finance
3 35 (27.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (14.73%) Project Management
4 19 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.08%) SQL
8 13 (10.08%) Business Analysis
9 10 (7.75%) Data Analysis
10 9 (6.98%) Migration
10 9 (6.98%) WebSphere
10 9 (6.98%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.20%) Oracle
11 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
11 8 (6.20%) IBM
12 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (5.43%) Java
12 7 (5.43%) MS Office
12 7 (5.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (5.43%) CMS
12 7 (5.43%) Investment Banking
13 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 6 (4.65%) Risk Management
13 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
13 6 (4.65%) Linux
13 6 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (5.43%) CMS
3 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.55%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.55%) Liferay
4 2 (1.55%) JBoss
4 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.43%) MS Office
3 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.55%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) Extranet
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
2 1 (0.78%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (0.78%) LDAP
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.78%) DNS
2 1 (0.78%) SSL
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.88%) MS Access
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.55%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Maven
1 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 129 (100.00%) Banking
1 129 (100.00%) Retail
2 79 (61.24%) Finance
3 7 (5.43%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.33%) Front Office
5 3 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.78%) International Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (39.53%) Analyst
2 30 (23.26%) Business Analyst
3 16 (12.40%) Project Manager
4 15 (11.63%) Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Banking Business Analyst
6 7 (5.43%) Architect
6 7 (5.43%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 4 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.10%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.33%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.33%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.33%) Digital Project Manager
10 2 (1.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Specialist
10 2 (1.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (3.88%) Middleware
3 3 (2.33%) CSS
3 3 (2.33%) WebCenter
3 3 (2.33%) HTML
4 2 (1.55%) Apache CXF
4 2 (1.55%) RESTful
4 2 (1.55%) OSGi
4 2 (1.55%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.55%) Apache Sling
4 2 (1.55%) Apache Felix
4 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.55%) JSP
4 2 (1.55%) Servlets
4 2 (1.55%) SOAP
4 2 (1.55%) Swing
4 2 (1.55%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.88%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.10%) Online Banking
3 4 (3.10%) User Experience
4 3 (2.33%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.33%) Copywriting
4 3 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.55%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.55%) iPhone
5 2 (1.55%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) iSeries
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.65%) Linux
2 5 (3.88%) Windows
3 3 (2.33%) UNIX
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (14.73%) Project Management
2 19 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.63%) E-Commerce
5 13 (10.08%) Business Analysis
6 10 (7.75%) Data Analysis
7 9 (6.98%) Migration
7 9 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.65%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.65%) SDLC
10 5 (3.88%) Scrum
10 5 (3.88%) Content Management
10 5 (3.88%) Web Development
11 4 (3.10%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.10%) Investment Management
11 4 (3.10%) Integration Testing
11 4 (3.10%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.08%) SQL
2 7 (5.43%) Java
3 5 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.33%) VBA
5 2 (1.55%) Perl
5 2 (1.55%) C++
6 1 (0.78%) COBOL
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.78%) VB
6 1 (0.78%) RPG
6 1 (0.78%) PL/1
6 1 (0.78%) Jython
6 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (3.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (6.20%) IBM
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.10%) Adobe
4 2 (1.55%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.55%) Talarian
4 2 (1.55%) Lotus
4 2 (1.55%) Apple
4 2 (1.55%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.55%) Reuters
4 2 (1.55%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.55%) FatWire
5 1 (0.78%) Teradata
5 1 (0.78%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) F5
5 1 (0.78%) Tableau
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos
5 1 (0.78%) HP
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