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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 243 233 236
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 174 177 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.85% 0.82%
As % of the General category 1.80% 1.86% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 133 137
Average daily rate £497 £435 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.13% -5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £306 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
9640 9519 10341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 45.69% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6786 6871 7264
Average daily rate £500 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 100 176
Average hourly rate £27.58 £21.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.02% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 21 £475 +10.46% 18
Canary Wharf -1 2 £500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
2 203 (55.46%) Finance
3 80 (21.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (11.20%) Project Management
6 37 (10.11%) Business Analysis
7 26 (7.10%) Windows
8 25 (6.83%) Migration
9 23 (6.28%) Risk Management
10 21 (5.74%) Java
11 19 (5.19%) Investment Banking
11 19 (5.19%) Software Testing
11 19 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (4.92%) Windows 7
12 18 (4.92%) Lotus
12 18 (4.92%) IBM Notes
13 17 (4.64%) Windows Server
13 17 (4.64%) Windows XP
13 17 (4.64%) Blackberry
13 17 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (4.64%) Reuters
13 17 (4.64%) Bloomberg
13 17 (4.64%) iPad
13 17 (4.64%) Eikon
13 17 (4.64%) iPhone
14 16 (4.37%) Wealth Management
14 16 (4.37%) Mobile Banking
14 16 (4.37%) Change Management
14 16 (4.37%) User Experience

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (4.92%) IBM Notes
2 9 (2.46%) SAS
3 7 (1.91%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.82%) CICS
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) Node.js
6 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.19%) MS Office
4 6 (1.64%) MS Project
5 4 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.64%) Eikon
2 12 (3.28%) Bankmaster
2 12 (3.28%) Finacle
2 12 (3.28%) Temenos T24
3 4 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.55%) BASE24
5 2 (0.55%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.46%) Internet
2 5 (1.37%) Firewall
3 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.55%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) ATM
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.64%) Big Data
3 5 (1.37%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.55%) DB2
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.27%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.27%) MS Access
6 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Axure RP
1 4 (1.09%) Selenium
2 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.82%) VisualAge
2 3 (0.82%) WebDriver
2 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (0.55%) Emacs
3 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.55%) JIRA
3 2 (0.55%) Maven
3 2 (0.55%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) Gradle
4 1 (0.27%) JBehave
4 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 366 (100.00%) Banking
1 366 (100.00%) Retail
2 203 (55.46%) Finance
3 19 (5.19%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.46%) Front Office
6 8 (2.19%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (2.19%) Private Banking
7 6 (1.64%) Advertising
8 4 (1.09%) Legal
9 3 (0.82%) International Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
10 2 (0.55%) Law
10 2 (0.55%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (32.79%) Analyst
2 80 (21.86%) Business Analyst
3 70 (19.13%) Banking Analyst
4 66 (18.03%) Project Manager
5 33 (9.02%) Developer
6 27 (7.38%) Architect
7 26 (7.10%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
8 19 (5.19%) Banking Business Analyst
8 19 (5.19%) Consultant
9 18 (4.92%) Digital Analyst
10 17 (4.64%) Digital Business Analyst
11 16 (4.37%) Test Analyst
12 15 (4.10%) Desktop Engineer
12 15 (4.10%) Support Engineer
13 14 (3.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 14 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (3.83%) Service Desk Engineer
14 13 (3.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 13 (3.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
14 13 (3.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.10%) Web Services
2 10 (2.73%) HTML
3 7 (1.91%) Middleware
3 7 (1.91%) XML
4 5 (1.37%) AngularJS
4 5 (1.37%) CSS
4 5 (1.37%) jQuery
4 5 (1.37%) REST
4 5 (1.37%) SOAP
5 4 (1.09%) .NET
5 4 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.09%) HTML5
5 4 (1.09%) Java EE
5 4 (1.09%) RESTful
5 4 (1.09%) Spring
6 3 (0.82%) J2EE
6 3 (0.82%) JSP
6 3 (0.82%) Swing
6 3 (0.82%) WSDL
6 3 (0.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.64%) Blackberry
1 17 (4.64%) iPad
1 17 (4.64%) iPhone
2 16 (4.37%) Mobile Banking
2 16 (4.37%) User Experience
3 14 (3.83%) Online Banking
4 13 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.91%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.91%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.37%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.09%) Statistics
9 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.82%) iSeries
9 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.82%) Physics
9 3 (0.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.10%) Windows
2 18 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 17 (4.64%) Windows Server
3 17 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (4.64%) Windows XP
4 13 (3.55%) Linux
5 12 (3.28%) Unix
6 4 (1.09%) Android
6 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (21.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 53 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.20%) Project Management
4 37 (10.11%) Business Analysis
5 25 (6.83%) Migration
6 23 (6.28%) Risk Management
7 19 (5.19%) Software Testing
7 19 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (4.37%) Change Management
8 16 (4.37%) Wealth Management
9 14 (3.83%) Analytics
10 13 (3.55%) Validation
10 13 (3.55%) Waterfall
11 11 (3.01%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.01%) Programme Management
11 11 (3.01%) Scrum
12 10 (2.73%) Data Migration
13 9 (2.46%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (2.46%) ITIL
13 9 (2.46%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.74%) Java
2 15 (4.10%) SQL
3 13 (3.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.09%) C#
4 4 (1.09%) C++
4 4 (1.09%) VBA
5 2 (0.55%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.27%) C
6 1 (0.27%) Korn
6 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.27%) Perl
6 1 (0.27%) Scala
6 1 (0.27%) Tcl
6 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.27%) VB
6 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (1.91%) ISEB
2 6 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.37%) Degree
4 4 (1.09%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.82%) PMP
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) APMP
7 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.73%) PCI DSS
1 10 (2.73%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) SEPA
3 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.09%) MiFID
4 2 (0.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.27%) EMIR
5 1 (0.27%) FATCA
5 1 (0.27%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Docker
1 1 (0.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (3.83%) Puppet
2 13 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.27%) Nagios
5 1 (0.27%) zSecure
Vendors
1 18 (4.92%) Lotus
2 17 (4.64%) Bloomberg
2 17 (4.64%) Reuters
3 12 (3.28%) Oracle
3 12 (3.28%) SAP
4 11 (3.01%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.73%) Apple
5 10 (2.73%) F5
6 9 (2.46%) Splunk
7 8 (2.19%) IBM
8 4 (1.09%) TSYS
9 3 (0.82%) Cisco
10 2 (0.55%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.27%) Fidessa
11 1 (0.27%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.27%) HP
11 1 (0.27%) Sybase
11 1 (0.27%) Temenos
11 1 (0.27%) Teradata
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago