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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 48 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% 1.35% 2.66%
As % of the General category 2.14% 5.15% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Average daily rate £400 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £392 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £575 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
South West

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
140 136 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.50% 26.31% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 69
Average daily rate £415 £396 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester +9 2 £395 +0.82%
Retail Banking
South West

Retail Banking
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL