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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 14 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 10 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.85% 9.79% 12.67%
As % of the General category 14.71% 12.84% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 18
Median daily rate £346 £380 £452
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% -15.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £303 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £457 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
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
68 109 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 60.18% 76.22% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 92 101
Median daily rate £375 £356 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £259 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 September 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 September 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 28 (100.00%) Banking
1 28 (100.00%) Retail
2 23 (82.14%) Finance
3 17 (60.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) ATM
6 3 (10.71%) MS Office
6 3 (10.71%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.14%) MS Project
7 2 (7.14%) Cognos
7 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
7 2 (7.14%) ISEB
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) ATM
General
1 28 (100.00%) Banking
1 28 (100.00%) Retail
2 23 (82.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Business Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Business Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Mortgage Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Assistant
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos BI Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Services Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior PMO
6 1 (3.57%) Senior PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (10.71%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Use Case
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PL/1
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) APMP
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Cognos