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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 276 307 205
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -102
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 396 313 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.62% 1.04%
As % of the General category 1.88% 1.61% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 264 431
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £442 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.50% +10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
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
21050 19417 20534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.61% 38.59% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13759 12255 13046
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 586 497 537
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.23 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +39 201 £450 -1.53% 58
North West +4 56 £450 - 23
Yorkshire -13 46 £356 -19.45% 6
South West -28 34 £403 -7.47% 2
West Midlands +17 22 £450 +20.00% 6
South East -20 19 £400 +1.01% 4
North East - 8 £425 -
East Midlands -18 3 £450 -10.00% 4
Midlands - 2 £763 - 1
East of England 0 1 - - 2
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 744 (100.00%) Banking
1 744 (100.00%) Retail
2 508 (68.28%) Finance
3 227 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 133 (17.88%) Project Management
5 102 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (10.75%) Business Analysis
7 59 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
8 57 (7.66%) Migration
9 53 (7.12%) Change Management
9 53 (7.12%) SQL
10 48 (6.45%) Online Banking
11 42 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 38 (5.11%) Target Operating Model
13 37 (4.97%) Microsoft
14 33 (4.44%) MS Excel
14 33 (4.44%) Risk Management
15 31 (4.17%) Java
16 30 (4.03%) E-Commerce
16 30 (4.03%) PRINCE2
17 29 (3.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 28 (3.76%) Analytics
18 28 (3.76%) Oracle
18 28 (3.76%) Data Analysis
19 27 (3.63%) Scrum
20 26 (3.49%) Internet
21 25 (3.36%) WebSphere
21 25 (3.36%) Investment Banking
21 25 (3.36%) Waterfall
22 24 (3.23%) Mobile Banking

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (3.36%) WebSphere
2 16 (2.15%) SAS
3 15 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (0.81%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.54%) CMS
6 3 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.40%) Confluence
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.13%) Liferay
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.13%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.13%) JBoss
8 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.23%) MS Project
3 16 (2.15%) MS Office
4 14 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) Finacle
2 1 (0.13%) Eikon
2 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.13%) Summit
2 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.13%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.54%) PaaS
2 2 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.49%) Internet
2 6 (0.81%) ATM
2 6 (0.81%) Firewall
3 5 (0.67%) Intranet
4 3 (0.40%) LDAP
4 3 (0.40%) Extranet
4 3 (0.40%) HTTP
4 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.40%) DNS
4 3 (0.40%) SSL
4 3 (0.40%) BIG-IP
4 3 (0.40%) Network Security
4 3 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.13%) WebEx
5 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (0.94%) Base SAS
3 7 (0.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.81%) Big Data
4 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (0.67%) MS Access
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.54%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.40%) DB2
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.27%) QlikView
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.27%) OLAP
8 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Maven
1 7 (0.94%) JIRA
1 7 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.67%) VisualAge
2 5 (0.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 4 (0.54%) Subversion
3 4 (0.54%) Gradle
3 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.40%) Artifactory
4 3 (0.40%) FishEye
4 3 (0.40%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.27%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.13%) JUnit
6 1 (0.13%) Selenium
6 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.13%) Android Studio
General
1 744 (100.00%) Banking
1 744 (100.00%) Retail
2 508 (68.28%) Finance
3 25 (3.36%) Investment Banking
4 19 (2.55%) Legal
5 16 (2.15%) Marketing
6 14 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
8 12 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.34%) Front Office
10 7 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.94%) Automotive
10 7 (0.94%) Law
11 5 (0.67%) Back Office
11 5 (0.67%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 307 (41.26%) Analyst
2 225 (30.24%) Business Analyst
3 148 (19.89%) Project Manager
4 76 (10.22%) Banking Business Analyst
5 65 (8.74%) Senior Analyst
6 51 (6.85%) Developer
7 48 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 39 (5.24%) Architect
9 29 (3.90%) Consultant
10 26 (3.49%) Test Analyst
11 25 (3.36%) Senior Manager
12 24 (3.23%) Data Analyst
13 21 (2.82%) Financial Business Analyst
14 20 (2.69%) IT Project Manager
14 20 (2.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 20 (2.69%) PMO Analyst
15 19 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (2.55%) Test Manager
16 18 (2.42%) Programme Manager
17 16 (2.15%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.82%) HTML
2 14 (1.88%) Web Services
2 14 (1.88%) Spring
3 13 (1.75%) CSS
4 12 (1.61%) SOAP
5 10 (1.34%) XML
5 10 (1.34%) REST
6 9 (1.21%) jQuery
6 9 (1.21%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (1.08%) JSON
8 7 (0.94%) Middleware
8 7 (0.94%) Swing
8 7 (0.94%) JSP
8 7 (0.94%) .NET
8 7 (0.94%) J2EE
8 7 (0.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (0.67%) Servlets
9 5 (0.67%) J2ME
9 5 (0.67%) XSD
9 5 (0.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.45%) Online Banking
3 24 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
4 23 (3.09%) User Experience
5 16 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.75%) Credit Risk
6 13 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.08%) IVR
9 7 (0.94%) Reference Data
10 5 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.54%) Derivative
11 4 (0.54%) iPad
11 4 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.40%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.40%) PMI
13 2 (0.27%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.15%) Windows
2 13 (1.75%) UNIX
3 12 (1.61%) Linux
4 5 (0.67%) Android
4 5 (0.67%) AIX
5 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.13%) zOS
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 133 (17.88%) Project Management
3 102 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (10.75%) Business Analysis
5 57 (7.66%) Migration
6 53 (7.12%) Change Management
7 42 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 38 (5.11%) Target Operating Model
9 33 (4.44%) Risk Management
10 30 (4.03%) PRINCE2
10 30 (4.03%) E-Commerce
11 29 (3.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 28 (3.76%) Data Analysis
12 28 (3.76%) Analytics
13 27 (3.63%) Scrum
14 25 (3.36%) Waterfall
15 22 (2.96%) Programme Management
16 19 (2.55%) Use Case
16 19 (2.55%) SDLC
17 17 (2.28%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (7.12%) SQL
2 31 (4.17%) Java
3 20 (2.69%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.15%) VBA
5 8 (1.08%) C#
6 7 (0.94%) C++
6 7 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.67%) Perl
8 4 (0.54%) Python
8 4 (0.54%) C
8 4 (0.54%) R
9 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.40%) VBScript
10 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.27%) PL/1
11 1 (0.13%) Tcl
11 1 (0.13%) Jython
11 1 (0.13%) VB
11 1 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (3.09%) ISEB
2 16 (2.15%) Degree
3 11 (1.48%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.21%) MBA
4 9 (1.21%) Postgraduate
4 9 (1.21%) PMP
5 5 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.54%) CBAP
6 4 (0.54%) APMP
7 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.40%) CCA
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.27%) CITP
9 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.69%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) FATCA
2 5 (0.67%) FINREP
3 4 (0.54%) COREP
3 4 (0.54%) EMIR
4 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.40%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
5 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (4.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.76%) Oracle
3 17 (2.28%) IBM
4 11 (1.48%) SAP
5 6 (0.81%) HP
5 6 (0.81%) Teradata
6 5 (0.67%) ICL
6 5 (0.67%) TIBCO
6 5 (0.67%) Unisys
7 4 (0.54%) Adobe
7 4 (0.54%) Citrix
8 3 (0.40%) Cognos
8 3 (0.40%) FatWire
8 3 (0.40%) F5
8 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.40%) Talarian
9 2 (0.27%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.27%) Avaya
9 2 (0.27%) Dell
10 1 (0.13%) Reuters
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £10.00 - £413.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £470.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
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Cheshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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Rate: MARKET RATE
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Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: MARKET RATE
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