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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 296 199 136
Rank change year-on-year
-97 -63
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 322 500 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 1.04% 1.51%
As % of the General category 1.63% 2.44% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 431 608
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £170.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -94.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
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
19765 20532 23484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.62% 42.67% 44.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12471 13046 14327
Average daily rate £438 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 537 677
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -52 172 £457 +1.55% 46
South West -41 53 £435 +9.98% 7
Yorkshire -9 33 £426 +13.60% 19
South East -18 20 £396 -2.04% 1
North West -31 19 £450 -2.70% 11
East Midlands -14 14 £500 +5.26% 3
West Midlands -19 5 £375 -5.06% 2
East of England -24 4 £494 +49.62% 1
North East - - - - 2
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 682 (100.00%) Banking
1 682 (100.00%) Retail
2 401 (58.80%) Finance
3 169 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (13.05%) Project Management
5 74 (10.85%) Change Management
6 57 (8.36%) SQL
7 55 (8.06%) Microsoft
8 54 (7.92%) Business Analysis
9 46 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 45 (6.60%) MS Excel
11 42 (6.16%) MS Project
12 36 (5.28%) Data Analysis
13 35 (5.13%) Migration
14 34 (4.99%) PRINCE2
15 32 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
16 31 (4.55%) QA
17 30 (4.40%) Test Scripting
17 30 (4.40%) MS Office
17 30 (4.40%) Oracle
18 29 (4.25%) SQL Server
19 28 (4.11%) E-Commerce
19 28 (4.11%) Programme Management
20 27 (3.96%) MS Visio
21 26 (3.81%) Internet
21 26 (3.81%) Investment Banking
22 25 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
22 25 (3.67%) Credit Risk
23 24 (3.52%) Degree
23 24 (3.52%) Data Warehouse

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (2.35%) SAS
2 9 (1.32%) CMS
2 9 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.44%) IIS
5 3 (0.44%) CICS
6 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 42 (6.16%) MS Project
3 32 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (4.40%) MS Office
5 27 (3.96%) MS Visio
6 14 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (2.05%) Photoshop
7 9 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.81%) Internet
2 9 (1.32%) Firewall
3 6 (0.88%) ATM
4 4 (0.59%) LDAP
4 4 (0.59%) Intranet
5 3 (0.44%) Network Security
6 2 (0.29%) DNS
6 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.29%) LAN
6 2 (0.29%) WAN
6 2 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.15%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
7 1 (0.15%) DMZ
7 1 (0.15%) HTTP
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (0.88%) OLAP
6 6 (0.88%) MS Access
6 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.59%) DB2
8 4 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.29%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 5 (0.73%) Toad
2 4 (0.59%) Rational Rose
2 4 (0.59%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.29%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.15%) LSMW
4 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 682 (100.00%) Banking
1 682 (100.00%) Retail
2 401 (58.80%) Finance
3 26 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 18 (2.64%) Back Office
5 14 (2.05%) Marketing
6 10 (1.47%) Legal
7 8 (1.17%) Private Banking
8 7 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
8 7 (1.03%) Front Office
8 7 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.88%) German Language
10 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.44%) International Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) Games
12 2 (0.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 254 (37.24%) Analyst
2 160 (23.46%) Business Analyst
3 125 (18.33%) Project Manager
4 47 (6.89%) Architect
5 37 (5.43%) Developer
6 35 (5.13%) Banking Business Analyst
7 34 (4.99%) Test Analyst
8 30 (4.40%) Programme Manager
9 28 (4.11%) PMO Analyst
10 27 (3.96%) Designer
11 26 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
11 26 (3.81%) Senior Manager
12 23 (3.37%) Senior Business Analyst
13 20 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (2.79%) PMO Manager
15 18 (2.64%) Consultant
16 16 (2.35%) Change Manager
17 14 (2.05%) Senior Project Manager
17 14 (2.05%) Test Manager
18 13 (1.91%) Programme Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.76%) HTML
2 10 (1.47%) JSP
3 8 (1.17%) JMS
3 8 (1.17%) .NET
4 7 (1.03%) SOAP
4 7 (1.03%) Web Services
5 6 (0.88%) J2EE
5 6 (0.88%) REST
6 5 (0.73%) Middleware
6 5 (0.73%) XML
7 4 (0.59%) CSS
7 4 (0.59%) JSON
8 3 (0.44%) Spring
8 3 (0.44%) JNDI
8 3 (0.44%) XSLT
8 3 (0.44%) JDBC
9 2 (0.29%) Servlets
9 2 (0.29%) DOM
9 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.67%) Credit Risk
2 23 (3.37%) Mobile Banking
3 17 (2.49%) Mainframe
4 15 (2.20%) Online Banking
4 15 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.76%) Copywriting
6 9 (1.32%) Data Extraction
7 8 (1.17%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (0.88%) Reference Data
8 6 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.73%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.73%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.59%) Handset
10 4 (0.59%) APACS
11 3 (0.44%) IVR
11 3 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.29%) PMI
12 2 (0.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.61%) Windows
2 9 (1.32%) UNIX
3 4 (0.59%) Solaris
3 4 (0.59%) Linux
3 4 (0.59%) Android
4 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.15%) AIX
6 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.15%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 89 (13.05%) Project Management
3 74 (10.85%) Change Management
4 54 (7.92%) Business Analysis
5 46 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 36 (5.28%) Data Analysis
7 35 (5.13%) Migration
8 34 (4.99%) PRINCE2
9 30 (4.40%) Test Scripting
10 28 (4.11%) E-Commerce
10 28 (4.11%) Programme Management
11 25 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (3.23%) Project Planning
13 22 (3.23%) Change Control
14 20 (2.93%) Information Management
15 18 (2.64%) Scrum
15 18 (2.64%) Risk Management
15 18 (2.64%) Waterfall
16 17 (2.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (8.36%) SQL
2 20 (2.93%) VBA
3 13 (1.91%) T-SQL
4 11 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.47%) Java
6 4 (0.59%) C
6 4 (0.59%) C#
7 2 (0.29%) C++
7 2 (0.29%) VB
8 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.15%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.15%) Perl
8 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
8 1 (0.15%) JCL
8 1 (0.15%) REXX
Qualifications
1 24 (3.52%) Degree
2 14 (2.05%) ISEB
3 9 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.59%) SAS Certification
5 4 (0.59%) CISSP
5 4 (0.59%) PMP
5 4 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.44%) CISM
6 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.29%) CCNP
7 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.29%) CCSA
7 2 (0.29%) CCSE
7 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.15%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.55%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.44%) FATCA
4 3 (0.44%) Basel III
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.29%) XenApp
2 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.29%) Nagios
3 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.29%) Puppet
3 2 (0.29%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.15%) SCOM
4 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.15%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 30 (4.40%) Oracle
3 12 (1.76%) Business Objects
3 12 (1.76%) SAP
4 9 (1.32%) Sybase
4 9 (1.32%) Unisys
5 8 (1.17%) IBM
6 7 (1.03%) ICL
7 6 (0.88%) Cisco
7 6 (0.88%) Teradata
8 5 (0.73%) VMware
8 5 (0.73%) HP
9 4 (0.59%) Adobe
9 4 (0.59%) Informatica
9 4 (0.59%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.59%) Niku
9 4 (0.59%) Tableau
10 3 (0.44%) F5
10 3 (0.44%) TSYS
10 3 (0.44%) Siebel
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