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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 12 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 14 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.29% 12.82% 10.80%
As % of the General category 16.47% 16.81% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 18
Median daily rate £363 £356 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% -21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £526 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £442
% change year-on-year
- -9.50%
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
85 119 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 62.50% 76.28% 76.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 99 121
Median daily rate £375 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 24 (85.71%) Finance
3 18 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
7 3 (10.71%) ATM
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
7 3 (10.71%) UML
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
8 2 (7.14%) ISEB
8 2 (7.14%) MS Project
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Validation
8 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
8 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
9 1 (3.57%) Line Management
9 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management

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 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) ATM
General
1 28 (100.00%) Banking
1 28 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (85.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Business Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
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
5 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior 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%) Project Support Assistant
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 18 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (10.71%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PL/1
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos