The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 35 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 15 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.29% 0.64% 1.01%
As % of the General category 13.16% 2.22% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £392 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.27%
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 Gloucestershire region.

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
114 135 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.57% 28.97% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 86 62
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 18
Median hourly rate £30.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.99% +5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £37.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £45.54 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail Banking across the Gloucestershire region.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Gloucester +7 13 £275 -30.37%
Retail Banking
South West

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 33 (100.00%) Banking
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 9 (27.27%) Defect Management
7 7 (21.21%) Migration
7 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.21%) Financial Institution
8 4 (12.12%) Test Management
9 3 (9.09%) Statistics
9 3 (9.09%) JIRA
9 3 (9.09%) Workflow
9 3 (9.09%) ATM
9 3 (9.09%) IFRS
9 3 (9.09%) IFRS 9
10 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
11 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
11 1 (3.03%) Document Management
11 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
11 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (3.03%) ISEB
11 1 (3.03%) SQL
11 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
11 1 (3.03%) ETL

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 33 (100.00%) Banking
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 7 (21.21%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Test Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Finance Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Finance Systems Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Migration Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Report Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Tester
8 1 (3.03%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Defect Management
4 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Test Management
7 3 (9.09%) Statistics
7 3 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (3.03%) Data Security
9 1 (3.03%) Document Management
9 1 (3.03%) ETL
9 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) People Management
9 1 (3.03%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) IFRS
1 3 (9.09%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Unisys