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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 23 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.94% 13.91% 15.85%
As % of the General category 22.33% 16.80% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 24
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£353 £380 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £294 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £533 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £396
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
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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
103 125 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 66.88% 82.78% 79.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 115 96
Average daily rate £356 £396 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 50 (100.00%) Banking
1 50 (100.00%) Retail
2 33 (66.00%) Finance
3 25 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (24.00%) Project Management
5 10 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.00%) Change Management
8 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
9 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.00%) APMP
10 3 (6.00%) PL/1
10 3 (6.00%) Internet
10 3 (6.00%) VBA
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle
10 3 (6.00%) MS Project
10 3 (6.00%) UNIX
10 3 (6.00%) AIX
10 3 (6.00%) Linux
10 3 (6.00%) Scrum
10 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.00%) Firewall
10 3 (6.00%) Legal
11 2 (4.00%) Risk Management

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Project
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) Extranet
2 2 (4.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
2 2 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) IDMS
2 1 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 50 (100.00%) Banking
1 50 (100.00%) Retail
2 33 (66.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
1 19 (38.00%) Project Manager
2 16 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Lead Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Programme Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (2.00%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) IVR
3 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
1 3 (6.00%) AIX
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 10 (20.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
7 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Use Case
9 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.00%) UML
9 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation
9 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.00%) BPMN
10 1 (2.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBA
2 3 (6.00%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.00%) APMP
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) F5
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) BMC
3 1 (2.00%) Remedy
3 1 (2.00%) Pega
3 1 (2.00%) Imperva
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
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Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £405.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £259.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £340 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 20 days ago