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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 284 279 185
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -94
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 365 338 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.69% 1.17%
As % of the General category 1.83% 1.79% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 275 417
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £284 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £600 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £396
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £70.00 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +677.77%
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
19914 18873 19310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.09% 38.72% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13120 12074 12135
Average daily rate £440 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 537 583
Average hourly rate £22.18 £22.50 £23.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +5 191 £450 - 43
Yorkshire +7 54 £378 -0.65% 15
North West +4 45 £450 +18.42% 7
South West -28 24 £418 -1.76% 12
West Midlands +10 18 £438 +15.13% 6
South East -34 11 £400 +4.09% 5
North East -8 9 £450 -
East Midlands -21 7 £425 -10.52% 1
East of England 0 2 £363 -14.70%
Midlands - 1 £850 -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 711 (100.00%) Banking
1 711 (100.00%) Retail
2 475 (66.81%) Finance
3 213 (29.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 122 (17.16%) Project Management
5 86 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (9.99%) Business Analysis
7 56 (7.88%) SQL
8 55 (7.74%) Change Management
9 49 (6.89%) Migration
9 49 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (6.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 42 (5.91%) Online Banking
12 39 (5.49%) Target Operating Model
13 38 (5.34%) E-Commerce
14 36 (5.06%) Microsoft
15 32 (4.50%) PRINCE2
16 31 (4.36%) Risk Management
16 31 (4.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 29 (4.08%) MS Excel
17 29 (4.08%) Data Analysis
18 28 (3.94%) Java
19 27 (3.80%) Oracle
19 27 (3.80%) Waterfall
20 26 (3.66%) SDLC
20 26 (3.66%) User Experience
20 26 (3.66%) Internet
21 25 (3.52%) MS Project
21 25 (3.52%) Analytics
22 24 (3.38%) VBA

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (3.09%) WebSphere
2 19 (2.67%) SAS
3 8 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.56%) CMS
7 3 (0.42%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (0.42%) Confluence
7 3 (0.42%) JBoss
7 3 (0.42%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.28%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.28%) Liferay
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.14%) Drupal
9 1 (0.14%) CICS
9 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.52%) MS Project
3 17 (2.39%) MS Office
4 11 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Summit
1 3 (0.42%) VisionPLUS
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.42%) Eikon
2 2 (0.28%) Finacle
2 2 (0.28%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.66%) Internet
2 10 (1.41%) ATM
3 5 (0.70%) Firewall
4 4 (0.56%) Intranet
5 3 (0.42%) Extranet
5 3 (0.42%) HTTP
5 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.42%) DNS
5 3 (0.42%) SSL
5 3 (0.42%) BIG-IP
5 3 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.14%) 4G
6 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (2.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.55%) MS Access
3 11 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (1.13%) Base SAS
6 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (0.98%) OLAP
6 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.56%) Big Data
8 4 (0.56%) DB2
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.28%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.13%) Maven
2 8 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.84%) JIRA
4 5 (0.70%) Subversion
4 5 (0.70%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.56%) Gradle
6 3 (0.42%) FishEye
6 3 (0.42%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.28%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.28%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.28%) Ant
7 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.28%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.14%) Xcode
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.14%) VisualAge
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 711 (100.00%) Banking
1 711 (100.00%) Retail
2 475 (66.81%) Finance
3 21 (2.95%) Legal
3 21 (2.95%) Marketing
4 20 (2.81%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (1.13%) Front Office
7 7 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (0.98%) Automotive
8 6 (0.84%) Law
8 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.56%) International Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 271 (38.12%) Analyst
2 194 (27.29%) Business Analyst
3 156 (21.94%) Project Manager
4 56 (7.88%) Banking Business Analyst
5 54 (7.59%) Developer
6 48 (6.75%) Senior Analyst
7 35 (4.92%) Senior Business Analyst
8 34 (4.78%) Architect
9 31 (4.36%) Senior Manager
10 30 (4.22%) Test Analyst
11 22 (3.09%) Financial Business Analyst
12 20 (2.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 19 (2.67%) Consultant
13 19 (2.67%) Data Analyst
13 19 (2.67%) Senior Project Manager
14 17 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.39%) Programme Manager
14 17 (2.39%) PMO Analyst
15 16 (2.25%) PMO Manager
15 16 (2.25%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.11%) HTML
2 12 (1.69%) .NET
2 12 (1.69%) CSS
3 9 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (1.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 7 (0.98%) Spring
5 7 (0.98%) Web Services
6 6 (0.84%) XML
7 5 (0.70%) JSP
7 5 (0.70%) Middleware
8 4 (0.56%) jQuery
8 4 (0.56%) J2EE
8 4 (0.56%) SOAP
8 4 (0.56%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.42%) RESTful
9 3 (0.42%) WebCenter
9 3 (0.42%) HTML5
9 3 (0.42%) REST
9 3 (0.42%) Swing
9 3 (0.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.91%) Online Banking
3 26 (3.66%) User Experience
4 20 (2.81%) Mobile Banking
5 16 (2.25%) Credit Risk
6 13 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.98%) Reference Data
8 7 (0.98%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.84%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.84%) iPad
9 6 (0.84%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (0.70%) PMI
10 5 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.70%) Derivative
11 4 (0.56%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.56%) Statistics
11 4 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.25%) Linux
2 15 (2.11%) UNIX
2 15 (2.11%) Windows
3 4 (0.56%) AIX
3 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.42%) Android
4 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (29.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 122 (17.16%) Project Management
3 86 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (9.99%) Business Analysis
5 55 (7.74%) Change Management
6 49 (6.89%) Migration
7 48 (6.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 39 (5.49%) Target Operating Model
9 38 (5.34%) E-Commerce
10 32 (4.50%) PRINCE2
11 31 (4.36%) Risk Management
11 31 (4.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 29 (4.08%) Data Analysis
13 27 (3.80%) Waterfall
14 26 (3.66%) SDLC
15 25 (3.52%) Analytics
16 24 (3.38%) Scrum
17 23 (3.23%) Data Modelling
17 23 (3.23%) Data Migration
18 18 (2.53%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (7.88%) SQL
2 28 (3.94%) Java
3 24 (3.38%) VBA
4 15 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.13%) C++
6 6 (0.84%) Perl
7 5 (0.70%) C
8 4 (0.56%) C#
8 4 (0.56%) PL/1
9 3 (0.42%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.42%) R
9 3 (0.42%) Python
9 3 (0.42%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.14%) VBScript
10 1 (0.14%) VB
10 1 (0.14%) XQuery
10 1 (0.14%) Jython
10 1 (0.14%) XPath
10 1 (0.14%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 19 (2.67%) ISEB
1 19 (2.67%) Degree
2 13 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (1.27%) Postgraduate
3 9 (1.27%) MBA
4 8 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.56%) PMP
8 3 (0.42%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.42%) CCA
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.42%) APMP
9 1 (0.14%) CITP
9 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) CBAP
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.83%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) FATCA
3 4 (0.56%) EMIR
4 3 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.42%) FINREP
5 2 (0.28%) COREP
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) MiFID
6 1 (0.14%) Basel II
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.14%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.80%) Oracle
3 19 (2.67%) IBM
4 11 (1.55%) Teradata
5 10 (1.41%) SAP
6 6 (0.84%) Adobe
6 6 (0.84%) HP
7 5 (0.70%) Unisys
7 5 (0.70%) Cognos
7 5 (0.70%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.56%) FatWire
8 4 (0.56%) ICL
9 3 (0.42%) Talarian
9 3 (0.42%) Reuters
9 3 (0.42%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.42%) F5
9 3 (0.42%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.42%) Apple
9 3 (0.42%) Lotus
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