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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 8 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.55% 0.25% 0.94%
As % of the General category 1.61% 0.75% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Median daily rate £450 £400 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £380 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £420 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +2.27%
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
496 533 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.81% 33.40% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 336 292
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 15
Median hourly rate £11.33 £14.53 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -6.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.44 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £41.55 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 February 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 +1 8 £450 +5.88%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) TestNG
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (11.11%) Ansible
5 1 (11.11%) Docker
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) TestNG
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Pega