The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 244 211 135
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -76
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 181 258 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 1.03% 1.55%
As % of the General category 1.64% 2.03% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 226 276
Average daily rate
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£450 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.27% +0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £170.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
Retail Banking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11019 12735 13522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.99% 50.67% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7766 8967 9260
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 175 249
Average hourly rate £20.13 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in London

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in London

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the London region.

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in London

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 58 £450 +5.88% 16
Paddington - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 366 (100.00%) Banking
1 366 (100.00%) Retail
2 166 (45.36%) Finance
3 77 (21.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (11.48%) Project Management
5 36 (9.84%) SQL
6 34 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (7.65%) MS Excel
10 27 (7.38%) User Experience
11 25 (6.83%) E-Commerce
12 24 (6.56%) SQL Server
12 24 (6.56%) Data Analysis
13 22 (6.01%) Business Analysis
13 22 (6.01%) Programme Management
13 22 (6.01%) Change Management
14 21 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
15 20 (5.46%) Oracle
15 20 (5.46%) MS Office
16 19 (5.19%) MS Visio
16 19 (5.19%) Degree
17 17 (4.64%) Internet
17 17 (4.64%) Microsoft
17 17 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (4.64%) PRINCE2
17 17 (4.64%) Investment Banking
18 16 (4.37%) Adobe Illustrator
18 16 (4.37%) Photoshop
18 16 (4.37%) QA

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (2.19%) CMS
2 5 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.09%) SAS
3 4 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (5.46%) MS Office
4 19 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 16 (4.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (4.37%) Photoshop
6 11 (3.01%) MS Project
7 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.64%) Internet
2 6 (1.64%) Firewall
3 4 (1.09%) LDAP
4 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.55%) Intranet
5 2 (0.55%) Network Security
5 2 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Extranet
6 1 (0.27%) ATM
6 1 (0.27%) LAN
6 1 (0.27%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.19%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.64%) MS Access
5 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) Siebel EIM
9 2 (0.55%) OLAP
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (1.09%) TestDirector
1 4 (1.09%) Toad
2 2 (0.55%) Subversion
2 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.55%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 366 (100.00%) Banking
1 366 (100.00%) Retail
2 166 (45.36%) Finance
3 17 (4.64%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.83%) Marketing
5 13 (3.55%) Back Office
6 8 (2.19%) Private Banking
7 7 (1.91%) Front Office
7 7 (1.91%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.64%) Legal
8 6 (1.64%) International Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 120 (32.79%) Analyst
2 82 (22.40%) Business Analyst
3 62 (16.94%) Project Manager
4 29 (7.92%) Banking Business Analyst
5 22 (6.01%) Programme Manager
6 20 (5.46%) Designer
7 19 (5.19%) Developer
8 15 (4.10%) Senior Manager
9 13 (3.55%) PMO Manager
10 11 (3.01%) Architect
10 11 (3.01%) Data Analyst
11 10 (2.73%) Test Analyst
11 10 (2.73%) Consultant
12 9 (2.46%) User Experience Designer
12 9 (2.46%) Programme Director
13 8 (2.19%) Product Manager
13 8 (2.19%) Data Manager
14 7 (1.91%) Copywriter
14 7 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (1.91%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.91%) HTML
2 5 (1.37%) Middleware
3 4 (1.09%) .NET
3 4 (1.09%) SOAP
4 3 (0.82%) REST
4 3 (0.82%) JMS
4 3 (0.82%) Web Services
4 3 (0.82%) XML
4 3 (0.82%) CSS
4 3 (0.82%) JSP
5 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.55%) JMX
5 2 (0.55%) JSON
6 1 (0.27%) HTML5
6 1 (0.27%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.38%) User Experience
3 13 (3.55%) Credit Risk
4 12 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
5 11 (3.01%) Online Banking
6 10 (2.73%) Copywriting
6 10 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.09%) Handset
9 4 (1.09%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.09%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.82%) PMI
11 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.55%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.64%) UNIX
2 4 (1.09%) Windows
2 4 (1.09%) Solaris
2 4 (1.09%) Linux
2 4 (1.09%) Android
3 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (21.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (11.48%) Project Management
3 34 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (6.83%) E-Commerce
6 24 (6.56%) Data Analysis
7 22 (6.01%) Business Analysis
7 22 (6.01%) Programme Management
7 22 (6.01%) Change Management
8 17 (4.64%) PRINCE2
9 15 (4.10%) Test Scripting
9 15 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (3.55%) Waterfall
10 13 (3.55%) Analytics
10 13 (3.55%) Migration
11 12 (3.28%) Scrum
11 12 (3.28%) Risk Management
12 11 (3.01%) ETL
13 10 (2.73%) Data Modelling
13 10 (2.73%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.84%) SQL
2 12 (3.28%) VBA
3 9 (2.46%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.37%) Java
6 4 (1.09%) C#
7 3 (0.82%) C++
7 3 (0.82%) C
8 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.55%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.27%) REXX
9 1 (0.27%) JCL
9 1 (0.27%) VBScript
9 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (5.19%) Degree
2 6 (1.64%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.09%) CISSP
4 4 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) PMP
5 3 (0.82%) CISM
6 2 (0.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) CRISC
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CISA
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.37%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) FATCA
3 1 (0.27%) Basel III
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.55%) Nagios
2 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.55%) Puppet
2 2 (0.55%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (5.46%) Oracle
2 17 (4.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.19%) Sybase
4 4 (1.09%) Informatica
4 4 (1.09%) Adobe
4 4 (1.09%) Fiserv
4 4 (1.09%) Tableau
5 3 (0.82%) Siebel
5 3 (0.82%) Business Objects
5 3 (0.82%) VMware
6 2 (0.55%) Teradata
6 2 (0.55%) Trillium
6 2 (0.55%) Citrix
6 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.55%) NetApp
6 2 (0.55%) HP
6 2 (0.55%) Sun
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco
6 2 (0.55%) IBM
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