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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 10 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 14 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.77% 11.18% 21.95%
As % of the General category 13.73% 17.59% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 32
Median daily rate £381 £356 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £305 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £420 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £413 £420
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -1.78%
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
102 108 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 78.46% 63.53% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 87 115
Median daily rate £400 £356 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £262 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £463 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 19 (100.00%) Banking
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (15.79%) ATM
5 3 (15.79%) MS Project
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) ISEB
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (5.26%) QA
7 1 (5.26%) Use Case
7 1 (5.26%) IDMS
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy

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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Project Assistant
5 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Support Assistant
6 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO
6 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PL/1
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP