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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 121 125 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.83% 0.53% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £550 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
719 761 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.17% 29.74% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 459 388
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 69
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £13.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £463 -36.20%
Essex +1 2 £550 +2.32% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £550 -
Retail Banking
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Banking
1 18 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) QlikView
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Data Management
8 2 (11.11%) C#
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (5.56%) WCF
9 1 (5.56%) WPF
9 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
9 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (5.56%) Time Management
9 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.56%) MVC
9 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (27.78%) QlikView
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (100.00%) Banking
1 18 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Report Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Analytics
1 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft