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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 7 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 29 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.21% 21.62% 16.67%
As % of the General category 22.14% 25.20% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 20
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£396 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £442 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
131 127 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.75% 85.81% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 69
Average daily rate £400 £340 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 56 (100.00%) Banking
1 56 (100.00%) Retail
2 37 (66.07%) Finance
3 27 (48.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (21.43%) Project Management
5 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 9 (16.07%) SAS
6 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.07%) Credit Risk
6 9 (16.07%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 7 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 7 (12.50%) Validation
7 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (10.71%) SQL
8 6 (10.71%) MS Project
8 6 (10.71%) Migration
8 6 (10.71%) Requirements Management
9 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (8.93%) Mainframe
10 4 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (5.36%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
11 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.36%) SAS Certification
11 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
11 3 (5.36%) OLAP
11 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
12 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.57%) UML
12 2 (3.57%) MS Office

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.07%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Project
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (5.36%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (5.36%) OLAP
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) ERwin
General
1 56 (100.00%) Banking
1 56 (100.00%) Retail
2 37 (66.07%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Front Office
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 9 (16.07%) Lead Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Lead Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) PMO Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) DBA
7 3 (5.36%) SAS Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Payments Business Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Wintel Server Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Designer
9 1 (1.79%) Wintel Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Credit Risk
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (21.43%) Project Management
3 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 7 (12.50%) Validation
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Requirements Management
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.57%) UML
8 2 (3.57%) ETL
8 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.57%) Use Case
8 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.57%) Change Control
9 1 (1.79%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) SAS Macro
2 1 (1.79%) PL/1
2 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.36%) SAS Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (1.79%) Pega
2 1 (1.79%) Imperva
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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