The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Knutsford region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 1 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.47% 7.63% 4.92%
As % of the General category 2.38% 11.36% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Average daily rate
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- £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
General Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
42 88 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 61.76% 67.18% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 43
Average daily rate £450 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +19.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £237 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Retail Banking
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Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail Banking across the Knutsford region.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) JNDI
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) JMS

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (20.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JNDI
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft