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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 245 196 136
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -60
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 172 272 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 1.08% 1.49%
As % of the General category 1.61% 2.13% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 243 272
Average daily rate
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£460 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £620 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £170.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
10704 12782 13769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.94% 50.93% 51.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7429 9042 9427
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 £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 170 232
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +10 61 £450 +5.88% 25
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 392 (100.00%) Banking
1 392 (100.00%) Retail
2 185 (47.19%) Finance
3 82 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (13.52%) Project Management
5 39 (9.95%) SQL
6 34 (8.67%) MS Excel
7 29 (7.40%) SQL Server
7 29 (7.40%) Data Analysis
8 27 (6.89%) Change Management
8 27 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 23 (5.87%) E-Commerce
10 23 (5.87%) Programme Management
11 22 (5.61%) MS Office
11 22 (5.61%) Investment Banking
12 21 (5.36%) Oracle
12 21 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
14 19 (4.85%) Degree
14 19 (4.85%) QA
14 19 (4.85%) MS Visio
15 18 (4.59%) PRINCE2
16 17 (4.34%) Internet
17 16 (4.08%) Test Scripting
17 16 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (4.08%) Microsoft
17 16 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (3.83%) Migration

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (2.30%) CMS
2 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.02%) SAS
3 4 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.26%) FileNet
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.26%) IIS
5 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.61%) MS Office
3 20 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (4.85%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (3.57%) Photoshop
6 13 (3.32%) MS Project
7 3 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.34%) Internet
2 6 (1.53%) Firewall
3 4 (1.02%) LDAP
4 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.51%) Network Security
4 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.26%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.26%) Extranet
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) ATM
5 1 (0.26%) LAN
5 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.53%) MS Access
7 5 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.77%) OLAP
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.51%) Siebel EIM
10 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (1.02%) TestDirector
2 3 (0.77%) Toad
3 2 (0.51%) Subversion
3 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.26%) Maven
4 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 392 (100.00%) Banking
1 392 (100.00%) Retail
2 185 (47.19%) Finance
3 22 (5.61%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.06%) Marketing
5 9 (2.30%) Back Office
6 8 (2.04%) Private Banking
7 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.53%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.53%) German Language
9 5 (1.28%) Legal
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
10 3 (0.77%) Front Office
10 3 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.77%) International Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Automotive
11 2 (0.51%) Publishing
11 2 (0.51%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (30.36%) Analyst
2 80 (20.41%) Business Analyst
3 76 (19.39%) Project Manager
4 27 (6.89%) Developer
5 22 (5.61%) Programme Manager
6 21 (5.36%) Banking Business Analyst
7 18 (4.59%) Senior Manager
8 17 (4.34%) Designer
9 15 (3.83%) Architect
10 12 (3.06%) Test Analyst
11 11 (2.81%) Consultant
11 11 (2.81%) PMO Manager
12 10 (2.55%) Change Manager
13 9 (2.30%) Data Analyst
13 9 (2.30%) Senior Project Manager
13 9 (2.30%) Business Manager
14 8 (2.04%) Data Manager
14 8 (2.04%) Programme Director
14 8 (2.04%) Copywriter
14 8 (2.04%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.81%) HTML
2 7 (1.79%) SOAP
3 6 (1.53%) Web Services
3 6 (1.53%) JSP
3 6 (1.53%) REST
4 5 (1.28%) JMS
5 4 (1.02%) Middleware
5 4 (1.02%) JSON
5 4 (1.02%) XML
5 4 (1.02%) .NET
5 4 (1.02%) CSS
6 3 (0.77%) XSLT
7 2 (0.51%) XHTML
7 2 (0.51%) J2EE
7 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.51%) MDX
7 2 (0.51%) Dojo
7 2 (0.51%) JMX
7 2 (0.51%) Spring
7 2 (0.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.32%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.06%) Mobile Banking
2 12 (3.06%) Credit Risk
3 10 (2.55%) Online Banking
3 10 (2.55%) Copywriting
4 9 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.04%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.02%) Handset
6 4 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.77%) PMI
7 3 (0.77%) Reference Data
7 3 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.26%) GIS
9 1 (0.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.26%) Statistics
9 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.28%) UNIX
1 5 (1.28%) Android
2 4 (1.02%) Windows
2 4 (1.02%) Solaris
3 3 (0.77%) Linux
4 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 53 (13.52%) Project Management
3 29 (7.40%) Data Analysis
4 27 (6.89%) Change Management
4 27 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (6.38%) Business Analysis
6 23 (5.87%) Programme Management
6 23 (5.87%) E-Commerce
7 20 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (4.59%) PRINCE2
9 16 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (4.08%) Test Scripting
10 15 (3.83%) Analytics
10 15 (3.83%) Scrum
10 15 (3.83%) Migration
11 14 (3.57%) ETL
11 14 (3.57%) Waterfall
12 13 (3.32%) Risk Management
13 11 (2.81%) Asset Management
13 11 (2.81%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (9.95%) SQL
2 13 (3.32%) VBA
3 10 (2.55%) T-SQL
3 10 (2.55%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.04%) Java
5 4 (1.02%) C#
6 3 (0.77%) C
7 2 (0.51%) C++
7 2 (0.51%) VB
8 1 (0.26%) REXX
8 1 (0.26%) JCL
8 1 (0.26%) Perl
8 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.85%) Degree
2 7 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.02%) PMP
4 4 (1.02%) CISSP
4 4 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.51%) CISM
6 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 1 (0.26%) CCNP
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ACCA
7 1 (0.26%) CIMA
7 1 (0.26%) CEH
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.85%) QA
2 6 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.77%) Basel III
4 1 (0.26%) FATCA
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.51%) XenApp
3 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.51%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.51%) Puppet
2 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.51%) Nagios
3 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (5.36%) Oracle
2 16 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.30%) Sybase
4 6 (1.53%) Informatica
5 5 (1.28%) Adobe
5 5 (1.28%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.02%) Tableau
7 3 (0.77%) VMware
7 3 (0.77%) Siebel
7 3 (0.77%) HP
8 2 (0.51%) Sun
8 2 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.51%) NetApp
8 2 (0.51%) Trillium
8 2 (0.51%) Cisco
8 2 (0.51%) IBM
8 2 (0.51%) Citrix
8 2 (0.51%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.51%) F5
8 2 (0.51%) Axway
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Aston Carter
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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City, London
Asset Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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