The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the 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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 283 224 178
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -46
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 321 418 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.91% 1.16%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.27% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 327 408
Average daily rate
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£440 £440 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18583 18375 17348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.96% 39.85% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11866 11384 10806
Average daily rate £445 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 590 559
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in England

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in England

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in England

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
London -28 175 £430 -14.00% 54
South West -13 44 £488 +23.10% 6
Yorkshire -44 33 £396 +20.00% 7
North West -10 31 £450 +13.63% 9
East Midlands -11 15 £440 -12.00% 4
West Midlands -16 9 £438 - 6
South East -31 8 £425 - 4
East of England +4 4 £650 - 1
North East +2 1 - - 1
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 695 (100.00%) Banking
1 695 (100.00%) Retail
2 464 (66.76%) Finance
3 225 (32.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (15.97%) Project Management
5 80 (11.51%) Business Analysis
6 63 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (8.63%) Change Management
8 55 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
9 54 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 53 (7.63%) PRINCE2
11 52 (7.48%) SQL
12 45 (6.47%) Microsoft
13 43 (6.19%) MS Project
14 40 (5.76%) Migration
15 35 (5.04%) MS Excel
15 35 (5.04%) Waterfall
16 32 (4.60%) Business Transformation
17 31 (4.46%) MS Office
18 30 (4.32%) Risk Management
19 29 (4.17%) E-Commerce
19 29 (4.17%) Data Modelling
19 29 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 29 (4.17%) Credit Risk
20 28 (4.03%) Mobile Banking
21 26 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (3.74%) Service Delivery
22 25 (3.60%) Windows
22 25 (3.60%) Online Banking
22 25 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (3.02%) SAS
2 13 (1.87%) WebSphere
3 12 (1.73%) CMS
4 6 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (0.43%) CICS
6 3 (0.43%) JBoss
6 3 (0.43%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.29%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.29%) IIS
7 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (0.29%) Liferay
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.14%) Drupal
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (6.19%) MS Project
2 35 (5.04%) MS Excel
3 31 (4.46%) MS Office
4 25 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (2.45%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.86%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.29%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) DOC1
9 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
1 8 (1.15%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (0.43%) Summit
2 3 (0.43%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.43%) Finacle
2 3 (0.43%) Eikon
3 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.14%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.87%) SaaS
2 4 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.29%) Force.com
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.30%) ATM
2 15 (2.16%) Internet
3 2 (0.29%) 3G
3 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) Firewall
4 1 (0.14%) DNS
4 1 (0.14%) SSL
4 1 (0.14%) HTTP
4 1 (0.14%) PPP
4 1 (0.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (1.87%) Data Mining
4 13 (1.87%) MS Access
5 12 (1.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 11 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.44%) OLAP
7 10 (1.44%) Base SAS
8 8 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.58%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.43%) DB2
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.29%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 5 (0.72%) JIRA
1 5 (0.72%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.58%) Maven
3 3 (0.43%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.29%) Gradle
4 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.29%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.29%) Ant
4 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.14%) Xcode
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.14%) ERwin
5 1 (0.14%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 695 (100.00%) Banking
1 695 (100.00%) Retail
2 464 (66.76%) Finance
3 22 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 21 (3.02%) Legal
5 20 (2.88%) Marketing
6 18 (2.59%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.73%) International Banking
8 6 (0.86%) Front Office
9 4 (0.58%) Back Office
10 3 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.43%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.43%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 282 (40.58%) Analyst
2 188 (27.05%) Business Analyst
3 132 (18.99%) Project Manager
4 56 (8.06%) Architect
5 45 (6.47%) Developer
6 44 (6.33%) Banking Business Analyst
7 34 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
8 31 (4.46%) Senior Business Analyst
9 29 (4.17%) Test Analyst
10 27 (3.88%) PMO Analyst
11 24 (3.45%) Programme Manager
11 24 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (3.45%) Senior Manager
12 23 (3.31%) Designer
13 20 (2.88%) Financial Business Analyst
14 19 (2.73%) PMO Manager
15 17 (2.45%) Consultant
16 16 (2.30%) Senior Project Manager
16 16 (2.30%) Implementation Manager
17 15 (2.16%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.02%) .NET
2 9 (1.29%) RESTful
2 9 (1.29%) Middleware
3 6 (0.86%) Sencha Touch
3 6 (0.86%) Apache Cordova
3 6 (0.86%) HTML
4 5 (0.72%) REST
5 4 (0.58%) PhoneGap
5 4 (0.58%) XML
5 4 (0.58%) JSP
5 4 (0.58%) CSS
5 4 (0.58%) Spring
6 3 (0.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.43%) Servlets
6 3 (0.43%) HTML5
7 2 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.29%) Apache Sling
7 2 (0.29%) Apache Felix
7 2 (0.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 28 (4.03%) Mobile Banking
4 25 (3.60%) Online Banking
5 20 (2.88%) User Experience
6 11 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.44%) SWIFT
8 9 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.15%) PMI
9 8 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.01%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.86%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.72%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.43%) iPhone
13 3 (0.43%) Copywriting
13 3 (0.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.60%) Windows
2 15 (2.16%) Linux
3 13 (1.87%) Android
4 12 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.29%) UNIX
6 9 (1.29%) Windows XP
6 9 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (32.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 111 (15.97%) Project Management
3 80 (11.51%) Business Analysis
4 63 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (8.63%) Change Management
6 54 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 53 (7.63%) PRINCE2
8 40 (5.76%) Migration
9 35 (5.04%) Waterfall
10 32 (4.60%) Business Transformation
11 30 (4.32%) Risk Management
12 29 (4.17%) E-Commerce
12 29 (4.17%) Data Modelling
13 26 (3.74%) Service Delivery
14 24 (3.45%) Change Control
14 24 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (3.31%) Programme Management
15 23 (3.31%) Data Analysis
15 23 (3.31%) Use Case
16 22 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (7.48%) SQL
2 22 (3.17%) VBA
3 16 (2.30%) Java
4 10 (1.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.01%) C#
6 5 (0.72%) SAS Macro
7 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.43%) COBOL
9 2 (0.29%) C
9 2 (0.29%) C++
9 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.29%) RPG
9 2 (0.29%) VB
9 2 (0.29%) PL/1
10 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.14%) XPath
10 1 (0.14%) XAML
10 1 (0.14%) XQuery
10 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (2.16%) Degree
3 12 (1.73%) PMI Certification
4 11 (1.58%) ISEB
5 8 (1.15%) VCP4
6 6 (0.86%) PMP
7 5 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.43%) ACCA
8 3 (0.43%) CIMA
9 2 (0.29%) APMP
9 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.14%) MCITP
10 1 (0.14%) MCTS
10 1 (0.14%) CISA
10 1 (0.14%) CCA
10 1 (0.14%) CISSP
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.73%) QA
2 7 (1.01%) COREP
3 6 (0.86%) FATCA
3 6 (0.86%) COBIT
4 5 (0.72%) FINREP
5 4 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.43%) Basel II
7 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.29%) COSO
8 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) BS7799
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.14%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 16 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (6.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.02%) SAP
3 20 (2.88%) IBM
3 20 (2.88%) Oracle
4 14 (2.01%) Unisys
4 14 (2.01%) Teradata
5 12 (1.73%) HP
6 8 (1.15%) Apple
6 8 (1.15%) EMC
6 8 (1.15%) ICL
7 7 (1.01%) VMware
7 7 (1.01%) Cisco
7 7 (1.01%) Business Objects
8 6 (0.86%) Sencha
8 6 (0.86%) Adobe
8 6 (0.86%) Citrix
9 5 (0.72%) Avaloq
9 5 (0.72%) Cognos
10 4 (0.58%) Fiserv
11 3 (0.43%) GoldenSource
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