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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
UK / England
Rank 369 312 290
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -22
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 207 311 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.67% 0.70%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.73% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 225 253
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
15311 18002 17552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.86% 38.68% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 11636 11688
Median daily rate £456 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 467 421
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.99 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 133 £525 +5.00% 13
Yorkshire +10 24 £415 +3.75% 4
South West +23 23 £425 +5.59% 1
North West -6 10 £375 -16.66%
East Midlands +1 4 £450 +2.85%
East of England -3 3 £563 +25.00% 6
West Midlands -5 3 £503 +11.66% 3
South East +5 2 £463 +37.24% 2
Midlands -2 2 £481 +6.94% 1
North East -30 2 £475 +5.55%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 459 (100.00%) Banking
1 459 (100.00%) Retail
2 263 (57.30%) Finance
3 137 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (27.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (13.07%) Project Management
6 55 (11.98%) SQL
7 53 (11.55%) Java
8 44 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (9.37%) Windows
10 42 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 41 (8.93%) Scrum
12 38 (8.28%) Investment Banking
13 37 (8.06%) MS Excel
14 33 (7.19%) Migration
15 32 (6.97%) Internet
15 32 (6.97%) Wealth Management
16 30 (6.54%) Business Analysis
17 28 (6.10%) Test Scripting
18 27 (5.88%) Investment Management
18 27 (5.88%) C#
19 25 (5.45%) Windows Server
20 24 (5.23%) SQL Server
20 24 (5.23%) MS Office
20 24 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
20 24 (5.23%) Microsoft
20 24 (5.23%) Risk Management
21 23 (5.01%) Selenium
21 23 (5.01%) Degree
22 22 (4.79%) Data Analysis

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.49%) IBM Notes
2 14 (3.05%) SAS
3 12 (2.61%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.87%) Confluence
6 4 (0.87%) JBoss
6 4 (0.87%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.65%) Apache
7 3 (0.65%) IIS
7 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.44%) Mule
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.22%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.23%) MS Office
3 16 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.18%) MS Project
5 7 (1.53%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) HipChat
6 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (3.70%) Eikon
2 4 (0.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 3 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.44%) Adaptiv
4 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.44%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.22%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.65%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.65%) PaaS
5 2 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.97%) Internet
2 6 (1.31%) ATM
3 3 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.44%) Network Security
4 2 (0.44%) RTP
4 2 (0.44%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.22%) LAN
5 1 (0.22%) MPLS
5 1 (0.22%) NAS
5 1 (0.22%) SAN
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
1 24 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.58%) Big Data
2 21 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 20 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (2.83%) QlikView
6 12 (2.61%) Apache Hive
6 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 12 (2.61%) Snowflake Schema
6 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.31%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.65%) Squirro
10 2 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.44%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.22%) DB2
11 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (5.01%) Selenium
2 18 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.27%) Cucumber
3 15 (3.27%) WebDriver
4 12 (2.61%) Selenium IDE
5 10 (2.18%) JIRA
6 9 (1.96%) JUnit
7 8 (1.74%) JMeter
8 5 (1.09%) HP UFT
8 5 (1.09%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.65%) Maven
10 2 (0.44%) Ant
10 2 (0.44%) Appium
10 2 (0.44%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.44%) TestNG
10 2 (0.44%) Xcode
10 2 (0.44%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.22%) LoadUI
General
1 459 (100.00%) Banking
1 459 (100.00%) Retail
2 263 (57.30%) Finance
3 38 (8.28%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.14%) Corporate Banking
5 14 (3.05%) Advertising
6 11 (2.40%) Marketing
6 11 (2.40%) Private Banking
7 10 (2.18%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.18%) Law
8 8 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.09%) Front Office
9 5 (1.09%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.09%) Legal
10 3 (0.65%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.44%) Electronics
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) International Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (24.62%) Analyst
2 67 (14.60%) Business Analyst
2 67 (14.60%) Project Manager
3 62 (13.51%) Developer
4 43 (9.37%) Test Manager
5 37 (8.06%) Banking Analyst
6 35 (7.63%) Architect
7 22 (4.79%) Java Developer
7 22 (4.79%) Senior Manager
8 21 (4.58%) Test Analyst
9 17 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
9 17 (3.70%) Programme Manager
9 17 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (3.49%) Test Leader
11 15 (3.27%) Banking Project Manager
12 14 (3.05%) Support Engineer
13 13 (2.83%) Deskside Support
13 13 (2.83%) Desktop Support
13 13 (2.83%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.05%) Spring
2 12 (2.61%) HTML
3 10 (2.18%) .NET
3 10 (2.18%) CSS
3 10 (2.18%) Spring Boot
4 6 (1.31%) HTML5
4 6 (1.31%) J2EE
4 6 (1.31%) RESTful
5 5 (1.09%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.09%) XML
6 4 (0.87%) Apache Sling
6 4 (0.87%) CSS3
6 4 (0.87%) Hibernate
6 4 (0.87%) Node.js
6 4 (0.87%) REST
6 4 (0.87%) SOAP
6 4 (0.87%) Web Services
7 3 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (0.65%) Java EE
7 3 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.79%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.36%) User Experience
4 18 (3.92%) iPhone
5 17 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.70%) iPad
6 14 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.83%) Online Banking
8 11 (2.40%) Fintech
8 11 (2.40%) Mobile Banking
9 10 (2.18%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.74%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.53%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.31%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.09%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.09%) Social Media
13 5 (1.09%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.87%) Equities
14 4 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.37%) Windows
2 25 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 21 (4.58%) Windows 7
4 15 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (3.27%) Windows XP
5 10 (2.18%) Android
6 7 (1.53%) Linux
7 6 (1.31%) Unix
8 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (13.07%) Project Management
4 42 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (8.93%) Scrum
6 33 (7.19%) Migration
7 32 (6.97%) Wealth Management
8 30 (6.54%) Business Analysis
9 28 (6.10%) Test Scripting
10 27 (5.88%) Investment Management
11 24 (5.23%) Risk Management
12 22 (4.79%) Data Analysis
13 20 (4.36%) Data Modelling
14 19 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.14%) Change Management
14 19 (4.14%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (4.14%) Target Operating Model
15 18 (3.92%) Analytics
16 17 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
16 17 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 55 (11.98%) SQL
2 53 (11.55%) Java
3 27 (5.88%) C#
4 21 (4.58%) T-SQL
5 14 (3.05%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.83%) Scala
7 12 (2.61%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.40%) C
9 6 (1.31%) Python
10 4 (0.87%) Apple Swift
10 4 (0.87%) Perl
11 3 (0.65%) VBA
12 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.44%) C++
12 2 (0.44%) Groovy
12 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.22%) R
13 1 (0.22%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (5.01%) Degree
2 9 (1.96%) ISEB
3 8 (1.74%) SAS Certification
4 7 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.65%) PMP
7 2 (0.44%) ACCA
7 2 (0.44%) CIMA
7 2 (0.44%) CISSP
7 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.22%) APMG
8 1 (0.22%) APMP
8 1 (0.22%) CCSP
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.22%) CISM
8 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.96%) QA
2 8 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.09%) Basel III
4 4 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) FATCA
5 2 (0.44%) GDPR
5 2 (0.44%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.22%) Basel II
6 1 (0.22%) COREP
6 1 (0.22%) FINREP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.22%) MiFID
6 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (1.74%) Docker
2 4 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) KVM
3 1 (0.22%) NFS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.22%) SRDF
3 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Xen
3 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.09%) Terraform
3 4 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.87%) Puppet
4 3 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (5.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.70%) Bloomberg
2 17 (3.70%) Reuters
3 16 (3.49%) Lotus
4 14 (3.05%) Splunk
5 12 (2.61%) Cloudera
5 12 (2.61%) Hortonworks
6 9 (1.96%) Adobe
6 9 (1.96%) IBM
7 7 (1.53%) Oracle
7 7 (1.53%) Pega
7 7 (1.53%) SAP
8 6 (1.31%) HP
9 5 (1.09%) Cisco
9 5 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.87%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.87%) TSYS
11 3 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.65%) Citrix
11 3 (0.65%) Cognos
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