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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
UK / England
Rank 375 353 311
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -42
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 208 276 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.33% 1.51% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 181 239
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.50%
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
15586 18259 18453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.22% 38.29% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10287 12013 11877
Median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 482 413
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +35.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.23 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -27 115 £525 +10.52% 72
South West +30 27 £300 -21.56% 1
Yorkshire +23 22 £403 +13.06% 6
North West +5 14 £375 -11.76% 2
East Midlands +8 9 £450 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +9 5 £438 -2.77% 1
North East -17 5 £531 -3.40%
East of England +6 4 £428 -22.27% 6
South East +2 4 £440 +10.00% 4
Midlands -4 1 £513 +13.88%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 428 (100.00%) Banking
1 428 (100.00%) Retail
2 228 (53.27%) Finance
3 133 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (25.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (12.15%) SQL
6 49 (11.45%) Java
7 45 (10.51%) Project Management
8 43 (10.05%) Scrum
8 43 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
9 41 (9.58%) Windows
10 35 (8.18%) Test Scripting
11 34 (7.94%) Migration
12 32 (7.48%) MS Excel
13 29 (6.78%) Investment Banking
14 28 (6.54%) Investment Management
15 27 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (6.31%) Microsoft
15 27 (6.31%) Risk Management
16 26 (6.07%) C#
16 26 (6.07%) Wealth Management
16 26 (6.07%) Selenium
16 26 (6.07%) Hadoop
16 26 (6.07%) Big Data
17 25 (5.84%) Business Analysis
18 23 (5.37%) MS Office
18 23 (5.37%) Internet
19 22 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
19 22 (5.14%) Analytics
20 21 (4.91%) Windows Server

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 14 (3.27%) Apache Pig
1 14 (3.27%) IBM Notes
2 13 (3.04%) SAS
3 7 (1.64%) Confluence
4 5 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.93%) Apache
5 4 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.70%) IIS
6 3 (0.70%) JBoss
6 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.47%) CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Mule
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.23%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 32 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.37%) MS Office
3 12 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.10%) MS Project
5 8 (1.87%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) HipChat
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (3.50%) Eikon
2 3 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.70%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.47%) Adaptiv
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.70%) Office 365
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.37%) Internet
2 6 (1.40%) ATM
3 3 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (0.70%) Firewall
3 3 (0.70%) Network Security
3 3 (0.70%) VPN
3 3 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.23%) FCoE
5 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.23%) MPLS
5 1 (0.23%) Multicast
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.07%) Big Data
1 26 (6.07%) Hadoop
2 22 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (4.91%) SQL Server
4 18 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (3.50%) QlikView
7 14 (3.27%) Apache Hive
7 14 (3.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 14 (3.27%) Snowflake Schema
7 14 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.40%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.47%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.23%) HBase
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.23%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 26 (6.07%) Selenium
2 20 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.97%) Cucumber
4 16 (3.74%) JIRA
4 16 (3.74%) WebDriver
5 13 (3.04%) Selenium IDE
6 9 (2.10%) JMeter
6 9 (2.10%) JUnit
7 6 (1.40%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.93%) Maven
8 4 (0.93%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.70%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.70%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.47%) Appium
10 2 (0.47%) Mocha
10 2 (0.47%) Subversion
10 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.47%) TestNG
10 2 (0.47%) Xcode
General
1 428 (100.00%) Banking
1 428 (100.00%) Retail
2 228 (53.27%) Finance
3 29 (6.78%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.67%) Corporate Banking
5 19 (4.44%) Advertising
6 12 (2.80%) Private Banking
7 11 (2.57%) Law
8 9 (2.10%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.87%) Marketing
10 7 (1.64%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.17%) Front Office
12 3 (0.70%) Legal
12 3 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Back Office
13 2 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.23%) Billing
14 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 110 (25.70%) Analyst
2 67 (15.65%) Business Analyst
3 65 (15.19%) Developer
4 51 (11.92%) Project Manager
5 44 (10.28%) Banking Analyst
6 38 (8.88%) Test Manager
7 27 (6.31%) Architect
8 24 (5.61%) Test Analyst
9 23 (5.37%) Java Developer
10 20 (4.67%) Programme Manager
11 16 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (3.74%) Senior Manager
12 15 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (3.27%) Test Engineer
14 13 (3.04%) Test Leader
15 12 (2.80%) Banking Project Manager
15 12 (2.80%) IT Manager
15 12 (2.80%) Test Automation Engineer
16 11 (2.57%) Desktop Support
16 11 (2.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.74%) Spring
2 13 (3.04%) CSS
2 13 (3.04%) HTML
3 11 (2.57%) Spring Boot
4 8 (1.87%) HTML5
5 7 (1.64%) .NET
5 7 (1.64%) CSS3
6 6 (1.40%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.40%) J2EE
7 5 (1.17%) REST
7 5 (1.17%) Web Services
7 5 (1.17%) XML
8 4 (0.93%) Apache Sling
8 4 (0.93%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (0.93%) Node.js
8 4 (0.93%) SOAP
9 3 (0.70%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.70%) Middleware
9 3 (0.70%) RESTful
9 3 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.67%) User Experience
3 17 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.50%) Blackberry
4 15 (3.50%) iPhone
5 13 (3.04%) iPad
6 11 (2.57%) Fintech
7 9 (2.10%) Online Banking
8 8 (1.87%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.87%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.40%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.17%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.93%) Equities
12 4 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.93%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.93%) PMI
12 4 (0.93%) Social Media
13 3 (0.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.58%) Windows
2 21 (4.91%) Windows Server
3 19 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.80%) Windows XP
5 11 (2.57%) Android
6 7 (1.64%) Linux
7 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.93%) Unix
9 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.23%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (25.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (10.51%) Project Management
4 43 (10.05%) Scrum
5 35 (8.18%) Test Scripting
6 34 (7.94%) Migration
7 28 (6.54%) Investment Management
8 27 (6.31%) Risk Management
8 27 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (6.07%) Wealth Management
10 25 (5.84%) Business Analysis
11 22 (5.14%) Analytics
12 21 (4.91%) Data Analysis
13 20 (4.67%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (4.21%) BDD
15 17 (3.97%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (3.97%) Visualisation
16 16 (3.74%) PRINCE2
17 15 (3.50%) Target Operating Model
17 15 (3.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.15%) SQL
2 49 (11.45%) Java
3 26 (6.07%) C#
4 18 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.97%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.50%) Scala
6 15 (3.50%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.87%) C
8 5 (1.17%) Apple Swift
8 5 (1.17%) Python
9 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.47%) C++
9 2 (0.47%) ES6
9 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.47%) Perl
9 2 (0.47%) Ruby
9 2 (0.47%) VBA
10 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.23%) RPG
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (4.91%) Degree
2 8 (1.87%) ISEB
2 8 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (1.64%) SAS Certification
4 4 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.70%) CISSP
5 3 (0.70%) PMP
6 2 (0.47%) ACCA
6 2 (0.47%) CIMA
6 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.47%) CISM
7 1 (0.23%) APMG
7 1 (0.23%) APMP
7 1 (0.23%) CRISC
7 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.23%) RHCE
7 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.34%) IFRS
2 9 (2.10%) IFRS 9
3 7 (1.64%) QA
4 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.47%) Basel III
5 2 (0.47%) FATCA
5 2 (0.47%) GDPR
5 2 (0.47%) MiFID
5 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) COREP
6 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.23%) FINREP
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.23%) SDET
6 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (2.10%) Docker
2 4 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) KVM
3 1 (0.23%) NFS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.23%) SRDF
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Xen
3 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.40%) Terraform
2 4 (0.93%) Puppet
3 3 (0.70%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.23%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.23%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.23%) Salt
5 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (6.31%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.50%) Bloomberg
2 15 (3.50%) Reuters
3 14 (3.27%) Cloudera
3 14 (3.27%) Hortonworks
3 14 (3.27%) Lotus
4 13 (3.04%) Splunk
5 12 (2.80%) Adobe
6 9 (2.10%) Oracle
7 7 (1.64%) IBM
8 6 (1.40%) Cisco
8 6 (1.40%) SAP
9 4 (0.93%) Citrix
9 4 (0.93%) Teradata
10 3 (0.70%) Cognos
10 3 (0.70%) Pega
10 3 (0.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.47%) Tealium
11 2 (0.47%) TSYS
11 2 (0.47%) VMware
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