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 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 290 246 186
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -60
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 349 362 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.77% 1.10%
As % of the General category 1.84% 1.88% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 297 417
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£450 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £287 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
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
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
18966 19267 18163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.26% 41.14% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12708 12411 10908
Average daily rate £440 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 529 715
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £42.95
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 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 24 December 2014.

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 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
London +4 181 £450 +0.55% 24
South West -27 54 £450 +13.63% 12
Yorkshire -20 40 £415 +20.28% 3
North West -7 25 £450 +23.28% 10
West Midlands -6 18 £400 -11.11% 6
South East -27 16 £400 +1.01% 2
East Midlands +9 11 £450 -5.26% 2
East of England -10 3 £375 - 1
North East - 2 £448 -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 681 (100.00%) Banking
1 681 (100.00%) Retail
2 431 (63.29%) Finance
3 207 (30.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 106 (15.57%) Project Management
5 74 (10.87%) Business Analysis
6 63 (9.25%) Change Management
7 56 (8.22%) Microsoft
7 56 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 50 (7.34%) SQL
10 45 (6.61%) MS Project
10 45 (6.61%) MS Excel
11 42 (6.17%) PRINCE2
12 40 (5.87%) MS Office
13 37 (5.43%) MS PowerPoint
14 35 (5.14%) Credit Risk
14 35 (5.14%) Migration
15 33 (4.85%) Waterfall
16 31 (4.55%) QA
17 30 (4.41%) E-Commerce
18 28 (4.11%) Programme Management
18 28 (4.11%) Change Control
19 26 (3.82%) Windows
20 25 (3.67%) Oracle
21 24 (3.52%) MS Visio
21 24 (3.52%) SAS
21 24 (3.52%) Risk Management
21 24 (3.52%) Mobile Banking

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (3.52%) SAS
2 14 (2.06%) CMS
3 9 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (0.44%) CICS
7 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.29%) IIS
7 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (6.61%) MS Excel
1 45 (6.61%) MS Project
2 40 (5.87%) MS Office
3 37 (5.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (3.52%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.15%) DOC1
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.73%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.59%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.15%) Finacle
4 1 (0.15%) Eikon
4 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.62%) SaaS
2 4 (0.59%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.29%) Force.com
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.94%) Internet
2 13 (1.91%) ATM
3 4 (0.59%) Firewall
4 3 (0.44%) Intranet
4 3 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.44%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) 3G
5 2 (0.29%) LAN
5 2 (0.29%) WAN
5 2 (0.29%) Network Security
6 1 (0.15%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) PPP
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 9 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.03%) OLAP
4 7 (1.03%) Base SAS
4 7 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.88%) MS Access
5 6 (0.88%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.59%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (0.59%) DB2
8 2 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.73%) Toad
1 5 (0.73%) JIRA
2 2 (0.29%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.15%) Gradle
3 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.15%) ERwin
3 1 (0.15%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.15%) Maven
3 1 (0.15%) JUnit
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.15%) Rational Rose
General
1 681 (100.00%) Banking
1 681 (100.00%) Retail
2 431 (63.29%) Finance
3 23 (3.38%) Financial Institution
4 18 (2.64%) Legal
4 18 (2.64%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.76%) Marketing
6 10 (1.47%) International Banking
7 9 (1.32%) Front Office
7 9 (1.32%) Back Office
8 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.44%) Advertising
8 3 (0.44%) Private Banking
8 3 (0.44%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.29%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 287 (42.14%) Analyst
2 187 (27.46%) Business Analyst
3 117 (17.18%) Project Manager
4 49 (7.20%) Architect
5 46 (6.75%) Banking Business Analyst
6 40 (5.87%) Developer
7 32 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
8 31 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
8 31 (4.55%) Programme Manager
8 31 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
9 28 (4.11%) PMO Manager
10 23 (3.38%) Designer
11 21 (3.08%) Test Analyst
11 21 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (2.94%) Senior Manager
13 18 (2.64%) Consultant
14 15 (2.20%) Test Manager
15 13 (1.91%) Senior Project Manager
15 13 (1.91%) Financial Business Analyst
16 12 (1.76%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.06%) .NET
2 10 (1.47%) Middleware
3 7 (1.03%) RESTful
4 6 (0.88%) REST
4 6 (0.88%) Sencha Touch
4 6 (0.88%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (0.73%) HTML
6 4 (0.59%) PhoneGap
7 3 (0.44%) JMS
7 3 (0.44%) JSP
7 3 (0.44%) SOAP
7 3 (0.44%) Web Services
8 2 (0.29%) XML
8 2 (0.29%) DOM
8 2 (0.29%) J2EE
8 2 (0.29%) CSS
8 2 (0.29%) JDBC
8 2 (0.29%) HTML5
8 2 (0.29%) Spring
8 2 (0.29%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.14%) Credit Risk
3 24 (3.52%) Mobile Banking
4 21 (3.08%) Online Banking
5 20 (2.94%) User Experience
6 14 (2.06%) Mainframe
7 11 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.62%) SWIFT
8 9 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.32%) Reference Data
9 7 (1.03%) PMI
9 7 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.88%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.88%) Copywriting
11 5 (0.73%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.73%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.59%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.82%) Windows
2 13 (1.91%) Linux
2 13 (1.91%) Android
2 13 (1.91%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.03%) UNIX
5 7 (1.03%) Windows XP
5 7 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.29%) AIX
6 2 (0.29%) Solaris
7 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.15%) MVS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (30.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 106 (15.57%) Project Management
3 74 (10.87%) Business Analysis
4 63 (9.25%) Change Management
5 56 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 42 (6.17%) PRINCE2
8 35 (5.14%) Migration
9 33 (4.85%) Waterfall
10 30 (4.41%) E-Commerce
11 28 (4.11%) Programme Management
11 28 (4.11%) Change Control
12 24 (3.52%) Risk Management
13 23 (3.38%) Service Delivery
13 23 (3.38%) Scrum
14 22 (3.23%) Data Analysis
14 22 (3.23%) Data Modelling
14 22 (3.23%) Business Transformation
15 21 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (2.79%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (7.34%) SQL
2 16 (2.35%) VBA
3 8 (1.17%) T-SQL
3 8 (1.17%) Java
4 7 (1.03%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.88%) C#
6 5 (0.73%) SAS Macro
7 2 (0.29%) C
7 2 (0.29%) COBOL
7 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.15%) RPG
8 1 (0.15%) C++
8 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.15%) XAML
8 1 (0.15%) VB
8 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 17 (2.50%) Degree
2 14 (2.06%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.03%) ISEB
3 7 (1.03%) PMP
4 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (0.59%) CISSP
4 4 (0.59%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.44%) CISM
5 3 (0.44%) APMP
6 2 (0.29%) CRISC
6 2 (0.29%) CBAP
6 2 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.29%) CIMA
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.29%) ACCA
6 2 (0.29%) CISA
7 1 (0.15%) CCSA
7 1 (0.15%) CCSE
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.55%) QA
2 6 (0.88%) COREP
3 5 (0.73%) COBIT
4 4 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.59%) FINREP
4 4 (0.59%) FATCA
5 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.29%) Basel II
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) COSO
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.15%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) BS7799
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.29%) XenApp
3 1 (0.15%) SRDF
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.15%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.15%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (0.15%) Control-M
3 1 (0.15%) Nagios
3 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.67%) Oracle
3 16 (2.35%) SAP
3 16 (2.35%) IBM
4 14 (2.06%) Unisys
5 11 (1.62%) Business Objects
5 11 (1.62%) Teradata
6 9 (1.32%) HP
7 8 (1.17%) VMware
7 8 (1.17%) ICL
8 7 (1.03%) Citrix
8 7 (1.03%) Cisco
9 6 (0.88%) EMC
9 6 (0.88%) Adobe
9 6 (0.88%) Sencha
9 6 (0.88%) Apple
9 6 (0.88%) Fiserv
10 5 (0.73%) GoldenSource
10 5 (0.73%) Cognos
11 3 (0.44%) Sybase
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