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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 126 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 3 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.62% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.43% 1.89% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 3
Median daily rate £563 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
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
694 845 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.64% 32.83% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 455 580
Median daily rate £418 £405 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.08% -0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 82 67
Median hourly rate £26.88 £23.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.59% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Norfolk - 2 £563 -
Hertfordshire -1 1 - -
Retail Banking
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) TSYS
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

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

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cutover Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) TSYS
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft