The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.40% 0.68%
As % of the General category 0.80% 1.27% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.22% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
502 473 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.78% 31.32% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 309 285
Median daily rate £386 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £217 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 12
Median hourly rate £22.45 £16.06 £10.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% +57.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.46 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £41.55 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -17 4 £450 -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Pega
4 2 (33.33%) TestNG
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) API Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) TestNG
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) API Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) HP