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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 221 203 149
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -54
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 188 229 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.98% 1.30%
As % of the General category 1.83% 2.11% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 162 239
Average daily rate
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£425 £460 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £375 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
10249 10852 10878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.08% 46.54% 51.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7244 7633 7800
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 206 121
Average hourly rate £19.59 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.70 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.12 £47.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -18.63%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 +24 71 £425 -5.55% 12
Bromley - - - - 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 362 (100.00%) Banking
1 362 (100.00%) Retail
2 203 (56.08%) Finance
3 95 (26.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (19.89%) Project Management
5 51 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (12.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (9.94%) Business Analysis
8 34 (9.39%) Waterfall
9 31 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (8.01%) E-Commerce
11 28 (7.73%) SQL
12 25 (6.91%) MS Office
13 24 (6.63%) MS Excel
14 23 (6.35%) Microsoft
15 22 (6.08%) MS Project
16 21 (5.80%) Online Banking
17 20 (5.52%) Migration
18 19 (5.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 19 (5.25%) User Experience
19 18 (4.97%) Scrum
20 17 (4.70%) Legal
20 17 (4.70%) Oracle
20 17 (4.70%) PRINCE2
20 17 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
21 16 (4.42%) VBA
21 16 (4.42%) Financial Institution
21 16 (4.42%) Use Case
22 15 (4.14%) Change Management
22 15 (4.14%) Risk Management

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 10 (2.76%) CMS
1 10 (2.76%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (0.83%) JBoss
5 3 (0.83%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.55%) SAS
6 2 (0.55%) Liferay
6 2 (0.55%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.28%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (6.91%) MS Office
2 24 (6.63%) MS Excel
3 22 (6.08%) MS Project
4 12 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.38%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.83%) Eikon
3 2 (0.55%) Summit
3 2 (0.55%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.55%) Finacle
3 2 (0.55%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) SaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Force.com
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.28%) GitHub
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.49%) Internet
2 4 (1.10%) ATM
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) 4G
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (3.87%) MS Access
3 13 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (3.59%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (2.49%) OLAP
6 9 (2.49%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.55%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.28%) QlikView
11 1 (0.28%) Redis
11 1 (0.28%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Maven
2 3 (0.83%) JIRA
2 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.55%) Gradle
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.28%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Xcode
4 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.28%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.28%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.28%) Ant
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 362 (100.00%) Banking
1 362 (100.00%) Retail
2 203 (56.08%) Finance
3 17 (4.70%) Legal
4 16 (4.42%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.59%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.76%) Marketing
7 7 (1.93%) International Banking
8 3 (0.83%) Private Banking
8 3 (0.83%) Advertising
9 2 (0.55%) Front Office
9 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 135 (37.29%) Analyst
2 87 (24.03%) Business Analyst
3 73 (20.17%) Project Manager
4 30 (8.29%) Developer
5 25 (6.91%) Banking Business Analyst
6 21 (5.80%) Test Analyst
7 11 (3.04%) Digital Project Manager
7 11 (3.04%) Senior Manager
8 10 (2.76%) Test Manager
8 10 (2.76%) SQL Developer
8 10 (2.76%) PMO Manager
9 9 (2.49%) Desktop Engineer
9 9 (2.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 9 (2.49%) Business Manager
9 9 (2.49%) Consultant
9 9 (2.49%) Support Engineer
9 9 (2.49%) Desktop Support
9 9 (2.49%) Architect
10 8 (2.21%) Programme Manager
10 8 (2.21%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.04%) .NET
2 10 (2.76%) HTML
2 10 (2.76%) CSS
3 8 (2.21%) Middleware
4 6 (1.66%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (1.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (0.83%) jQuery
5 3 (0.83%) Spring
5 3 (0.83%) Servlets
6 2 (0.55%) JSP
6 2 (0.55%) JMX
6 2 (0.55%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.55%) Apache CXF
6 2 (0.55%) RESTful
6 2 (0.55%) OSGi
6 2 (0.55%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.55%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.55%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (0.55%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.80%) Online Banking
3 19 (5.25%) User Experience
4 10 (2.76%) SWIFT
5 9 (2.49%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (2.21%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.21%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.66%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.83%) iPhone
10 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.83%) Copywriting
10 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.83%) iPad
10 3 (0.83%) PMI
11 2 (0.55%) EMC Centera
11 2 (0.55%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.59%) Windows
2 10 (2.76%) Linux
3 9 (2.49%) Windows 7
3 9 (2.49%) Windows XP
4 8 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.93%) Android
6 6 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.10%) UNIX
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (26.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 72 (19.89%) Project Management
3 51 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (12.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (9.94%) Business Analysis
6 34 (9.39%) Waterfall
7 29 (8.01%) E-Commerce
8 20 (5.52%) Migration
9 19 (5.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 18 (4.97%) Scrum
11 17 (4.70%) PRINCE2
12 16 (4.42%) Use Case
13 15 (4.14%) Change Management
13 15 (4.14%) Risk Management
14 14 (3.87%) Data Analysis
14 14 (3.87%) Performance Improvement
15 13 (3.59%) Data Modelling
16 12 (3.31%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (3.04%) Data Migration
17 11 (3.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.73%) SQL
2 16 (4.42%) VBA
3 11 (3.04%) Java
3 11 (3.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.55%) RPG
4 2 (0.55%) COBOL
4 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.28%) XPath
5 1 (0.28%) Jython
5 1 (0.28%) PL/1
5 1 (0.28%) XQuery
5 1 (0.28%) VB
5 1 (0.28%) Perl
5 1 (0.28%) C#
5 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (2.49%) Degree
2 8 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (1.93%) ISEB
4 4 (1.10%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.28%) CRISC
6 1 (0.28%) CBAP
6 1 (0.28%) CIMA
6 1 (0.28%) CISA
6 1 (0.28%) PMP
6 1 (0.28%) CISSP
6 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.31%) QA
2 5 (1.38%) FATCA
3 4 (1.10%) COBIT
4 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.55%) COSO
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) EMIR
5 1 (0.28%) BS7799
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.70%) Oracle
3 10 (2.76%) IBM
4 8 (2.21%) Apple
4 8 (2.21%) Teradata
5 7 (1.93%) Adobe
6 4 (1.10%) FatWire
6 4 (1.10%) Avaloq
7 3 (0.83%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.83%) GoldenSource
7 3 (0.83%) Lotus
7 3 (0.83%) HP
7 3 (0.83%) Reuters
7 3 (0.83%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.55%) SAP
8 2 (0.55%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.55%) Cognos
8 2 (0.55%) Temenos
8 2 (0.55%) EMC
8 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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