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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 222 225 156
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -69
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 184 182 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.84% 1.34%
As % of the General category 1.90% 1.74% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 138 229
Average daily rate
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£425 £459 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £608 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.95%
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
9679 10434 9400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.82% 48.41% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6976 7367 6583
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 166 165
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +2.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.63 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £80.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +14 61 £435 -8.42% 14
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 347 (100.00%) Banking
1 347 (100.00%) Retail
2 179 (51.59%) Finance
3 91 (26.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (17.00%) Project Management
5 42 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (8.93%) Business Analysis
8 30 (8.65%) Waterfall
9 28 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (8.07%) SQL
10 27 (7.78%) MS Office
11 23 (6.63%) PRINCE2
12 21 (6.05%) Microsoft
12 21 (6.05%) MS Excel
13 19 (5.48%) Financial Institution
14 18 (5.19%) Legal
14 18 (5.19%) E-Commerce
14 18 (5.19%) MS Project
14 18 (5.19%) User Experience
14 18 (5.19%) Use Case
15 16 (4.61%) QA
15 16 (4.61%) Change Management
16 15 (4.32%) Programme Management
16 15 (4.32%) Migration
16 15 (4.32%) Data Analysis
16 15 (4.32%) VBA
17 14 (4.03%) Oracle
17 14 (4.03%) Degree
17 14 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (2.59%) CMS
2 4 (1.15%) SAS
2 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (0.86%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.29%) Drupal
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.29%) JBoss
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (7.78%) MS Office
2 21 (6.05%) MS Excel
3 18 (5.19%) MS Project
4 14 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.59%) MS Visio
6 8 (2.31%) Photoshop
7 7 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.29%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.15%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.86%) Eikon
4 2 (0.58%) Summit
4 2 (0.58%) Finacle
5 1 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.59%) SaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Force.com
3 1 (0.29%) GitHub
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.44%) Internet
1 5 (1.44%) ATM
2 2 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) SSL
3 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (2.88%) MS Access
2 10 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.02%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.73%) OLAP
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) Redis
10 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.29%) QlikView
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.29%) MySQL
10 1 (0.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Toad
1 4 (1.15%) JIRA
2 2 (0.58%) Maven
2 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.58%) Gradle
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.29%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.29%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.29%) Ant
3 1 (0.29%) JUnit
3 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.29%) Xcode
General
1 347 (100.00%) Banking
1 347 (100.00%) Retail
2 179 (51.59%) Finance
3 19 (5.48%) Financial Institution
4 18 (5.19%) Legal
5 11 (3.17%) International Banking
5 11 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.59%) Marketing
7 7 (2.02%) Front Office
8 5 (1.44%) Back Office
9 3 (0.86%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (38.62%) Analyst
2 91 (26.22%) Business Analyst
3 62 (17.87%) Project Manager
4 33 (9.51%) Banking Business Analyst
5 23 (6.63%) Developer
6 17 (4.90%) PMO Manager
7 16 (4.61%) Programme Manager
8 11 (3.17%) Designer
9 10 (2.88%) Test Analyst
9 10 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (2.59%) Consultant
10 9 (2.59%) Test Manager
10 9 (2.59%) Desktop Support
10 9 (2.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 9 (2.59%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (2.59%) Senior Manager
10 9 (2.59%) Support Engineer
11 8 (2.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.31%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.59%) Middleware
2 7 (2.02%) .NET
3 4 (1.15%) CSS
3 4 (1.15%) HTML
4 2 (0.58%) Spring
4 2 (0.58%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) REST
5 1 (0.29%) OpenID
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5
5 1 (0.29%) Memcached
5 1 (0.29%) RESTful
5 1 (0.29%) OAuth
5 1 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.29%) Ajax
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.29%) SAML
5 1 (0.29%) XSLT
5 1 (0.29%) SOAP
5 1 (0.29%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.19%) User Experience
3 11 (3.17%) Online Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Credit Risk
5 9 (2.59%) SWIFT
6 8 (2.31%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.73%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.44%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.44%) PMI
10 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.15%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.15%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.86%) iPad
11 3 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.75%) Windows
2 10 (2.88%) Linux
3 9 (2.59%) Windows 7
3 9 (2.59%) Windows XP
4 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.31%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.29%) UNIX
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 59 (17.00%) Project Management
3 42 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (8.93%) Business Analysis
6 30 (8.65%) Waterfall
7 23 (6.63%) PRINCE2
8 18 (5.19%) E-Commerce
8 18 (5.19%) Use Case
9 16 (4.61%) Change Management
10 15 (4.32%) Programme Management
10 15 (4.32%) Migration
10 15 (4.32%) Data Analysis
11 13 (3.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (3.75%) Workflow
11 13 (3.75%) Service Delivery
11 13 (3.75%) Risk Management
12 12 (3.46%) Scrum
12 12 (3.46%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (3.46%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.07%) SQL
2 15 (4.32%) VBA
3 6 (1.73%) Java
4 3 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.58%) C++
5 2 (0.58%) COBOL
5 2 (0.58%) RPG
5 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.29%) XPath
6 1 (0.29%) PL/1
6 1 (0.29%) XQuery
6 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.03%) Degree
2 8 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.02%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.44%) ISEB
5 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.58%) CISA
6 2 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.58%) PMP
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CRISC
7 1 (0.29%) CBAP
7 1 (0.29%) ACCA
7 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) CIMA
7 1 (0.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.61%) QA
2 6 (1.73%) COBIT
3 4 (1.15%) FATCA
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) COSO
4 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) EMIR
5 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) BS7799
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (6.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.03%) Oracle
3 8 (2.31%) Apple
4 7 (2.02%) Teradata
5 6 (1.73%) Fiserv
6 5 (1.44%) HP
6 5 (1.44%) Adobe
6 5 (1.44%) GoldenSource
7 4 (1.15%) Avaloq
8 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.86%) Reuters
8 3 (0.86%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.86%) Lotus
8 3 (0.86%) IBM
9 2 (0.58%) Cognos
9 2 (0.58%) SAP
9 2 (0.58%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.58%) Temenos
9 2 (0.58%) Informatica
9 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
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