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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 241 233 155
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -78
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 175 200 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.82% 1.35%
As % of the General category 1.68% 1.68% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 159 242
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £234 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
10408 11903 10538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.14% 49.08% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7677 8437 7298
Average daily rate £475 £490 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 159 179
Average hourly rate £21.56 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £51.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 December 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 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 49 £450 -10.00% 13
Paddington - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 356 (100.00%) Banking
1 356 (100.00%) Retail
2 175 (49.16%) Finance
3 92 (25.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (16.57%) Project Management
5 41 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (8.99%) Business Analysis
8 31 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (8.15%) Waterfall
10 26 (7.30%) MS Office
11 24 (6.74%) SQL
11 24 (6.74%) E-Commerce
12 23 (6.46%) Microsoft
13 22 (6.18%) Change Management
14 21 (5.90%) MS Excel
15 20 (5.62%) PRINCE2
15 20 (5.62%) Financial Institution
16 19 (5.34%) MS Project
16 19 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
17 18 (5.06%) User Experience
18 17 (4.78%) Programme Management
18 17 (4.78%) Oracle
18 17 (4.78%) QA
19 15 (4.21%) Scrum
19 15 (4.21%) Risk Management
20 14 (3.93%) Legal
20 14 (3.93%) Data Analysis
20 14 (3.93%) MS Visio
20 14 (3.93%) Degree

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (3.37%) CMS
2 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (1.12%) SAS
4 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (7.30%) MS Office
2 21 (5.90%) MS Excel
3 19 (5.34%) MS Project
3 19 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.93%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.69%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) DOC1
6 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.84%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.28%) Eikon
3 1 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.25%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Force.com
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.09%) Internet
2 5 (1.40%) ATM
3 4 (1.12%) Firewall
4 2 (0.56%) Intranet
4 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) LAN
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.12%) MS Access
6 3 (0.84%) OLAP
6 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.28%) Redis
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Toad
2 3 (0.84%) JIRA
3 2 (0.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.28%) Gradle
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) Maven
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 356 (100.00%) Banking
1 356 (100.00%) Retail
2 175 (49.16%) Finance
3 20 (5.62%) Financial Institution
4 14 (3.93%) Legal
5 12 (3.37%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.81%) International Banking
7 9 (2.53%) Marketing
8 7 (1.97%) Front Office
9 6 (1.69%) Back Office
10 3 (0.84%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.84%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (38.20%) Analyst
2 92 (25.84%) Business Analyst
3 65 (18.26%) Project Manager
4 33 (9.27%) Banking Business Analyst
5 21 (5.90%) Programme Manager
6 18 (5.06%) Developer
7 16 (4.49%) PMO Manager
8 13 (3.65%) Senior Manager
9 10 (2.81%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (2.81%) Test Manager
9 10 (2.81%) Designer
10 9 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (2.53%) Consultant
11 8 (2.25%) Data Analyst
11 8 (2.25%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (2.25%) Implementation Manager
11 8 (2.25%) Programme Director
12 7 (1.97%) PMO Analyst
12 7 (1.97%) Desktop Engineer
12 7 (1.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.53%) Middleware
2 4 (1.12%) .NET
2 4 (1.12%) HTML
3 3 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.56%) SOAP
4 2 (0.56%) Web Services
4 2 (0.56%) XML
4 2 (0.56%) Spring
4 2 (0.56%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) Memcached
5 1 (0.28%) OpenID
5 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.28%) OAuth
5 1 (0.28%) RESTful
5 1 (0.28%) Lucene
5 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.28%) XSLT
5 1 (0.28%) JSP
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.06%) User Experience
3 12 (3.37%) Online Banking
4 10 (2.81%) SWIFT
5 9 (2.53%) Credit Risk
6 7 (1.97%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (1.69%) PMI
7 6 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.69%) Copywriting
8 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.12%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.84%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.65%) Windows
2 11 (3.09%) Linux
3 7 (1.97%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.97%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.69%) Android
4 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.84%) UNIX
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 59 (16.57%) Project Management
3 41 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 32 (8.99%) Business Analysis
6 29 (8.15%) Waterfall
7 24 (6.74%) E-Commerce
8 22 (6.18%) Change Management
9 20 (5.62%) PRINCE2
10 17 (4.78%) Programme Management
11 15 (4.21%) Scrum
11 15 (4.21%) Risk Management
12 14 (3.93%) Data Analysis
13 13 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (3.65%) Workflow
14 12 (3.37%) Service Delivery
14 12 (3.37%) Systems Analysis
14 12 (3.37%) Use Case
15 11 (3.09%) Change Control
16 10 (2.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.74%) SQL
2 9 (2.53%) VBA
3 5 (1.40%) Java
4 4 (1.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.28%) RPG
7 1 (0.28%) C
7 1 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (3.93%) Degree
2 9 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.12%) CISSP
4 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.84%) CISM
5 3 (0.84%) PMP
5 3 (0.84%) ISEB
6 2 (0.56%) CISA
6 2 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.56%) CRISC
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CBAP
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) CIMA
7 1 (0.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.78%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) COBIT
3 3 (0.84%) FATCA
4 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.56%) COSO
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) EMIR
5 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.28%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.56%) XenApp
3 1 (0.28%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (6.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.78%) Oracle
3 6 (1.69%) Apple
3 6 (1.69%) Adobe
3 6 (1.69%) Fiserv
4 5 (1.40%) GoldenSource
5 4 (1.12%) HP
5 4 (1.12%) Teradata
6 2 (0.56%) Citrix
6 2 (0.56%) Informatica
6 2 (0.56%) NetApp
6 2 (0.56%) Lotus
6 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.56%) Temenos
6 2 (0.56%) Sybase
6 2 (0.56%) VMware
6 2 (0.56%) Avaloq
6 2 (0.56%) Axway
6 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.28%) Splunk
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