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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 160 132 140
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 46 62 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 1.08% 1.20%
As % of the General category 1.50% 2.13% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 76
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £316 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £622 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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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
3069 2909 4112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.11% 50.48% 58.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2383 2185 3078
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 77
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Banking
1 119 (100.00%) Retail
2 69 (57.98%) Finance
3 31 (26.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.45%) Project Management
5 16 (13.45%) E-Commerce
6 15 (12.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 13 (10.92%) SQL
9 10 (8.40%) WebSphere
10 9 (7.56%) Java
10 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
11 8 (6.72%) IBM
11 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
11 8 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.88%) Online Banking
12 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
12 7 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (5.88%) Scrum
13 6 (5.04%) Migration
13 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.04%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (5.04%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (5.04%) Marketing
13 6 (5.04%) Web Development
13 6 (5.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 6 (5.04%) Mobile Banking

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (8.40%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.52%) CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.68%) Liferay
4 2 (1.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.84%) SAS
5 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 4 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
1 1 (0.84%) PaaS
1 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.84%) Extranet
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.84%) LDAP
3 1 (0.84%) HTTP
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) DNS
3 1 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.52%) MS Access
4 2 (1.68%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Maven
1 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.84%) JUnit
2 1 (0.84%) VisualAge
2 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.84%) LoadRunner
General
1 119 (100.00%) Banking
1 119 (100.00%) Retail
2 69 (57.98%) Finance
3 6 (5.04%) Marketing
4 5 (4.20%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (36.13%) Analyst
2 28 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Project Manager
4 15 (12.61%) Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (5.04%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Copywriter
7 5 (4.20%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Architect
7 5 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.52%) Consultant
9 3 (2.52%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.52%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.52%) Release Analyst
9 3 (2.52%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.52%) Product Manager
9 3 (2.52%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (5.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (4.20%) HTML
2 5 (4.20%) SOAP
3 4 (3.36%) CSS
3 4 (3.36%) Spring
4 3 (2.52%) JSP
4 3 (2.52%) Servlets
4 3 (2.52%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.52%) RESTful
4 3 (2.52%) WebCenter
4 3 (2.52%) Swing
5 2 (1.68%) Middleware
5 2 (1.68%) JMX
5 2 (1.68%) Web Services
5 2 (1.68%) J2EE
5 2 (1.68%) OSGi
5 2 (1.68%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.68%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.68%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Online Banking
3 6 (5.04%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (3.36%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.68%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.84%) iPhone
7 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
7 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) UNIX
3 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.45%) Project Management
3 16 (13.45%) E-Commerce
4 15 (12.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (5.88%) Scrum
8 6 (5.04%) Migration
8 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.04%) Data Analysis
8 6 (5.04%) Web Development
9 5 (4.20%) Content Management
9 5 (4.20%) People Management
10 4 (3.36%) SDLC
10 4 (3.36%) Use Case
10 4 (3.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.36%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.36%) Workflow
10 4 (3.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) SQL
2 9 (7.56%) Java
3 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.68%) C++
4 2 (1.68%) VBA
5 1 (0.84%) Jython
5 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.84%) VB
5 1 (0.84%) C#
5 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) ISEB
2 1 (0.84%) PMP
2 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.72%) IBM
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle
3 3 (2.52%) Adobe
4 2 (1.68%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.68%) FatWire
4 2 (1.68%) Talarian
5 1 (0.84%) Teradata
5 1 (0.84%) F5
5 1 (0.84%) Tableau
5 1 (0.84%) Reuters
5 1 (0.84%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.84%) Cognos
5 1 (0.84%) Lotus
5 1 (0.84%) Apple
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