The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 133 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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£375 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
873 731 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.09% 30.37% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 371 487
Average daily rate £413 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 73 80
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +97.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.78 £38.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Intel
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint