The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 20 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 12.82% 14.56% 11.31%
As % of the General category 19.42% 20.54% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 17
Median daily rate £346 £353 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.98% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £489 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 112 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 66.03% 70.89% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 91 125
Median daily rate £373 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.77% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Halifax region.

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 24 (100.00%) Banking
1 24 (100.00%) Retail
2 21 (87.50%) Finance
3 16 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (12.50%) ATM
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) MS Office
6 3 (12.50%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
7 2 (8.33%) ISEB
7 2 (8.33%) MS Project
7 2 (8.33%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (4.17%) SDLC
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) Legal

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) ATM
General
1 24 (100.00%) Banking
1 24 (100.00%) Retail
2 21 (87.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Business Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Mortgage Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Assistant
5 2 (8.33%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Services Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PL/1
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft