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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 295 251 196
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -55
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 337 372 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.78% 1.06%
As % of the General category 1.77% 1.99% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 287 341
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £420 £378
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
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
19088 18732 18269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.80% 39.05% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12243 12033 11324
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 536 622
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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
London -22 186 £450 - 35
North West +9 52 £450 +7.14% 17
Yorkshire -22 36 £400 +5.26% 14
South West -14 33 £450 - 12
West Midlands -2 11 £450 +18.42% 4
South East -25 8 £400 +23.07% 6
East Midlands -18 6 £425 -15.00% 3
North East -6 5 £525 - 2
East of England - 1 £363 -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 654 (100.00%) Banking
1 654 (100.00%) Retail
2 447 (68.35%) Finance
3 215 (32.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 119 (18.20%) Project Management
5 82 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (9.79%) Business Analysis
7 52 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 51 (7.80%) SQL
9 50 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
10 49 (7.49%) Change Management
11 46 (7.03%) Migration
12 36 (5.50%) PRINCE2
12 36 (5.50%) E-Commerce
12 36 (5.50%) Microsoft
13 33 (5.05%) Online Banking
14 32 (4.89%) Waterfall
15 31 (4.74%) Risk Management
16 30 (4.59%) MS Excel
17 29 (4.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 28 (4.28%) Data Analysis
19 27 (4.13%) Legal
19 27 (4.13%) MS Project
20 25 (3.82%) Scrum
21 24 (3.67%) MS Office
21 24 (3.67%) Windows
22 23 (3.52%) Java
22 23 (3.52%) User Experience
23 22 (3.36%) Marketing
24 21 (3.21%) Oracle

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (2.60%) WebSphere
2 14 (2.14%) SAS
3 8 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (1.07%) CMS
5 6 (0.92%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.61%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (0.46%) Confluence
7 3 (0.46%) JBoss
8 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.31%) Liferay
8 2 (0.31%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.15%) Drupal
9 1 (0.15%) IIS
9 1 (0.15%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.15%) CICS
Applications
1 30 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.13%) MS Project
3 24 (3.67%) MS Office
4 12 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.38%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.31%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.61%) Eikon
1 4 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.46%) Finacle
2 3 (0.46%) Summit
2 3 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (0.46%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.92%) SaaS
2 2 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) GitHub
3 1 (0.15%) Force.com
3 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.21%) Internet
2 10 (1.53%) ATM
3 4 (0.61%) Firewall
3 4 (0.61%) Intranet
3 4 (0.61%) SSL
4 3 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (0.46%) BIG-IP
4 3 (0.46%) DNS
4 3 (0.46%) HTTP
4 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.46%) Extranet
5 1 (0.15%) 4G
5 1 (0.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.99%) MS Access
4 11 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.22%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.07%) OLAP
9 6 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.76%) Base SAS
11 4 (0.61%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 3 (0.46%) Big Data
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.31%) DataStage
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.31%) DB2
13 2 (0.31%) Jackrabbit
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (1.22%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.07%) Maven
3 6 (0.92%) JIRA
4 5 (0.76%) Artifactory
4 5 (0.76%) Subversion
5 4 (0.61%) Gradle
6 3 (0.46%) FishEye
6 3 (0.46%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.31%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.31%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.31%) Ant
8 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.15%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.15%) VisualAge
General
1 654 (100.00%) Banking
1 654 (100.00%) Retail
2 447 (68.35%) Finance
3 27 (4.13%) Legal
4 22 (3.36%) Marketing
5 19 (2.91%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
8 7 (1.07%) Front Office
8 7 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.61%) Law
9 4 (0.61%) International Banking
10 3 (0.46%) Back Office
11 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.31%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 252 (38.53%) Analyst
2 176 (26.91%) Business Analyst
3 144 (22.02%) Project Manager
4 47 (7.19%) Developer
5 46 (7.03%) Banking Business Analyst
6 44 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
7 33 (5.05%) Senior Business Analyst
8 30 (4.59%) Test Analyst
9 29 (4.43%) Architect
10 28 (4.28%) Senior Manager
11 25 (3.82%) Financial Business Analyst
12 22 (3.36%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 19 (2.91%) PMO Analyst
14 18 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
14 18 (2.75%) Consultant
14 18 (2.75%) Programme Manager
14 18 (2.75%) Implementation Manager
15 16 (2.45%) Test Manager
15 16 (2.45%) Data Analyst
16 14 (2.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.29%) .NET
2 14 (2.14%) HTML
3 11 (1.68%) CSS
4 7 (1.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 7 (1.07%) Middleware
5 6 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (0.92%) RESTful
6 5 (0.76%) REST
6 5 (0.76%) XML
7 4 (0.61%) J2EE
7 4 (0.61%) Web Services
7 4 (0.61%) JSP
7 4 (0.61%) jQuery
7 4 (0.61%) Spring
8 3 (0.46%) PhoneGap
8 3 (0.46%) Sencha Touch
8 3 (0.46%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.46%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (0.46%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.46%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.05%) Online Banking
3 23 (3.52%) User Experience
4 18 (2.75%) Mobile Banking
5 15 (2.29%) Credit Risk
6 11 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.07%) Reference Data
8 7 (1.07%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.92%) iPad
9 6 (0.92%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.76%) PMI
11 4 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.61%) iPhone
11 4 (0.61%) Statistics
12 3 (0.46%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.46%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.67%) Windows
2 18 (2.75%) Linux
3 11 (1.68%) UNIX
4 8 (1.22%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.07%) Android
5 7 (1.07%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.46%) AIX
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.15%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (32.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 119 (18.20%) Project Management
3 82 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (9.79%) Business Analysis
5 52 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 49 (7.49%) Change Management
7 46 (7.03%) Migration
8 36 (5.50%) PRINCE2
8 36 (5.50%) E-Commerce
9 32 (4.89%) Waterfall
10 31 (4.74%) Risk Management
11 29 (4.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 28 (4.28%) Data Analysis
13 25 (3.82%) Scrum
14 21 (3.21%) Data Modelling
15 20 (3.06%) Use Case
15 20 (3.06%) Data Migration
15 20 (3.06%) Business Transformation
16 19 (2.91%) Programme Management
17 18 (2.75%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (7.80%) SQL
2 23 (3.52%) Java
3 18 (2.75%) VBA
4 14 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.07%) C++
6 5 (0.76%) C
6 5 (0.76%) C#
6 5 (0.76%) Perl
7 3 (0.46%) Python
7 3 (0.46%) PL/1
7 3 (0.46%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.31%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.15%) R
9 1 (0.15%) XPath
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
9 1 (0.15%) VB
9 1 (0.15%) RPG
9 1 (0.15%) COBOL
9 1 (0.15%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (3.06%) ISEB
2 18 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (2.29%) Degree
4 8 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.61%) PMP
8 3 (0.46%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.46%) CCA
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.46%) MBA
9 2 (0.31%) CBAP
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) APMP
10 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.15%) CIMA
10 1 (0.15%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.68%) QA
2 6 (0.92%) FATCA
3 4 (0.61%) COBIT
4 3 (0.46%) FINREP
4 3 (0.46%) EMIR
4 3 (0.46%) SLA
5 2 (0.31%) COSO
5 2 (0.31%) COREP
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.31%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.21%) Oracle
3 15 (2.29%) IBM
4 12 (1.83%) Teradata
4 12 (1.83%) SAP
5 7 (1.07%) Apple
6 6 (0.92%) HP
6 6 (0.92%) Adobe
6 6 (0.92%) Unisys
7 4 (0.61%) Reuters
7 4 (0.61%) Bloomberg
7 4 (0.61%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.61%) FatWire
7 4 (0.61%) Lotus
7 4 (0.61%) EMC
7 4 (0.61%) ICL
8 3 (0.46%) Talarian
8 3 (0.46%) F5
8 3 (0.46%) Sencha
8 3 (0.46%) Avaloq
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