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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 281 229 178
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -51
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 344 429 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.91% 1.15%
As % of the General category 1.81% 2.28% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 335 399
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£425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
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
19000 18777 17853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.07% 39.71% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11959 11746 11121
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 579 578
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -16 183 £425 -7.60% 46
South West -16 44 £462 +16.72% 5
North West 0 42 £450 +5.88% 23
Yorkshire -36 39 £380 +15.15% 13
East Midlands -21 13 £350 -30.00% 2
West Midlands -7 10 £438 -2.77% 3
South East -43 7 £425 +7.93% 7
East of England +8 4 £650 - 1
North East 0 2 - -
Midlands - - - -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 695 (100.00%) Banking
1 695 (100.00%) Retail
2 470 (67.63%) Finance
3 218 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (18.13%) Project Management
5 77 (11.08%) Business Analysis
6 74 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (8.63%) Change Management
8 52 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
9 51 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 50 (7.19%) SQL
11 48 (6.91%) PRINCE2
11 48 (6.91%) Migration
12 47 (6.76%) Microsoft
13 42 (6.04%) MS Project
14 38 (5.47%) MS Excel
15 37 (5.32%) Waterfall
16 34 (4.89%) Online Banking
17 32 (4.60%) Risk Management
17 32 (4.60%) E-Commerce
17 32 (4.60%) MS Office
18 31 (4.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 28 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 26 (3.74%) Data Modelling
21 25 (3.60%) Scrum
21 25 (3.60%) Business Transformation
22 24 (3.45%) VBA
22 24 (3.45%) Data Analysis
23 23 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (2.59%) SAS
2 14 (2.01%) WebSphere
3 10 (1.44%) CMS
4 7 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.43%) JBoss
7 3 (0.43%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.29%) Liferay
8 2 (0.29%) CICS
8 2 (0.29%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.14%) IIS
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 42 (6.04%) MS Project
2 38 (5.47%) MS Excel
3 32 (4.60%) MS Office
4 23 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.29%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.72%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.43%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.43%) Finacle
3 3 (0.43%) Eikon
3 3 (0.43%) Summit
4 2 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.15%) SaaS
2 2 (0.29%) Force.com
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.73%) Internet
2 14 (2.01%) ATM
3 3 (0.43%) Intranet
4 2 (0.29%) 3G
4 2 (0.29%) Firewall
4 2 (0.29%) HTTP
4 2 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) PPP
5 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.14%) 4G
5 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.01%) MS Access
3 14 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (1.87%) Data Mining
5 11 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (1.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 9 (1.29%) OLAP
8 8 (1.15%) Base SAS
9 7 (1.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.72%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.29%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (0.72%) JIRA
1 5 (0.72%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.58%) Maven
3 3 (0.43%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.29%) Ant
4 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.29%) Gradle
4 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.14%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.14%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) JUnit
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.14%) ERwin
General
1 695 (100.00%) Banking
1 695 (100.00%) Retail
2 470 (67.63%) Finance
3 22 (3.17%) Legal
4 21 (3.02%) Financial Institution
4 21 (3.02%) Marketing
5 19 (2.73%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.15%) International Banking
7 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.43%) Private Banking
8 3 (0.43%) Front Office
8 3 (0.43%) Back Office
8 3 (0.43%) Advertising
9 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 283 (40.72%) Analyst
2 193 (27.77%) Business Analyst
3 140 (20.14%) Project Manager
4 46 (6.62%) Developer
5 45 (6.47%) Architect
6 41 (5.90%) Banking Business Analyst
7 37 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
8 32 (4.60%) Senior Business Analyst
9 29 (4.17%) Test Analyst
10 26 (3.74%) Senior Manager
10 26 (3.74%) PMO Analyst
11 22 (3.17%) Financial Business Analyst
12 20 (2.88%) Programme Manager
13 19 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (2.59%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 17 (2.45%) PMO Manager
15 17 (2.45%) Designer
15 17 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
16 15 (2.16%) Consultant
16 15 (2.16%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.88%) .NET
2 10 (1.44%) HTML
3 9 (1.29%) CSS
3 9 (1.29%) RESTful
4 8 (1.15%) Middleware
5 6 (0.86%) Sencha Touch
5 6 (0.86%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (0.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (0.72%) REST
6 5 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.58%) JSP
7 4 (0.58%) PhoneGap
7 4 (0.58%) Spring
8 3 (0.43%) jQuery
8 3 (0.43%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.43%) Servlets
8 3 (0.43%) J2EE
9 2 (0.29%) JDBC
9 2 (0.29%) SOAP
9 2 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.89%) Online Banking
3 23 (3.31%) Credit Risk
3 23 (3.31%) Mobile Banking
4 20 (2.88%) User Experience
5 11 (1.58%) SWIFT
5 11 (1.58%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.15%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.86%) PMI
9 4 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (0.58%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.43%) Statistics
10 3 (0.43%) iPhone
10 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.43%) iPad
10 3 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.31%) Windows
2 14 (2.01%) Linux
3 13 (1.87%) Android
4 12 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.29%) UNIX
5 9 (1.29%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 126 (18.13%) Project Management
3 77 (11.08%) Business Analysis
4 74 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (8.63%) Change Management
6 51 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 48 (6.91%) PRINCE2
7 48 (6.91%) Migration
8 37 (5.32%) Waterfall
9 32 (4.60%) E-Commerce
9 32 (4.60%) Risk Management
10 31 (4.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 26 (3.74%) Data Modelling
12 25 (3.60%) Scrum
12 25 (3.60%) Business Transformation
13 24 (3.45%) Data Analysis
14 23 (3.31%) Change Control
15 22 (3.17%) Programme Management
16 21 (3.02%) Use Case
17 20 (2.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (7.19%) SQL
2 24 (3.45%) VBA
3 17 (2.45%) Java
4 13 (1.87%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.01%) C#
6 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.29%) VB
7 2 (0.29%) C
7 2 (0.29%) COBOL
7 2 (0.29%) PL/1
7 2 (0.29%) RPG
7 2 (0.29%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.14%) Jython
8 1 (0.14%) XPath
8 1 (0.14%) XQuery
8 1 (0.14%) C++
8 1 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (2.30%) ISEB
3 14 (2.01%) Degree
4 10 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.86%) PMP
7 5 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.29%) APMP
8 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.29%) ACCA
8 2 (0.29%) CIMA
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) CISA
9 1 (0.14%) CISSP
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) CBAP
9 1 (0.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.59%) QA
2 7 (1.01%) FATCA
3 5 (0.72%) COREP
4 4 (0.58%) COBIT
5 3 (0.43%) FINREP
5 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.43%) Basel II
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) COSO
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
7 1 (0.14%) BS7799
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 47 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.17%) Oracle
3 16 (2.30%) SAP
3 16 (2.30%) IBM
4 12 (1.73%) Teradata
5 10 (1.44%) HP
5 10 (1.44%) Unisys
6 8 (1.15%) Apple
7 7 (1.01%) Adobe
8 6 (0.86%) EMC
8 6 (0.86%) ICL
8 6 (0.86%) Sencha
9 5 (0.72%) Avaloq
9 5 (0.72%) VMware
9 5 (0.72%) Cisco
9 5 (0.72%) Cognos
9 5 (0.72%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.58%) Citrix
10 4 (0.58%) FatWire
10 4 (0.58%) GoldenSource
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £520 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £413.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £413.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £39,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £356.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £45,000 - £65,000 (determined by years of experience) + package and be
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £373.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £387 - £436 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £150 - £215 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £320 - £373 per day
Posted: 9 days ago