The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 234 194 149
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -45
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 185 260 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.78% 1.07% 1.35%
As % of the General category 1.74% 2.09% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 223 232
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+677.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10610 12413 13594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 51.20% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7402 8719 9230
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 £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 191 214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail Banking
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 68 £439 +3.23% 14
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 394 (100.00%) Banking
1 394 (100.00%) Retail
2 192 (48.73%) Finance
3 82 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (13.96%) Project Management
5 38 (9.64%) SQL
6 35 (8.88%) MS Excel
7 31 (7.87%) SQL Server
8 29 (7.36%) Data Analysis
8 29 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (7.11%) Change Management
10 26 (6.60%) Programme Management
10 26 (6.60%) Business Analysis
11 22 (5.58%) E-Commerce
12 21 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (5.33%) Investment Banking
13 20 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
14 19 (4.82%) QA
14 19 (4.82%) PRINCE2
14 19 (4.82%) Oracle
15 18 (4.57%) Internet
15 18 (4.57%) MS Visio
15 18 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (4.31%) Degree
16 17 (4.31%) Test Scripting
16 17 (4.31%) HTML
16 17 (4.31%) Microsoft
17 16 (4.06%) MS Office
18 15 (3.81%) JavaScript

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (2.03%) CMS
2 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.76%) SAS
4 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.25%) IIS
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.25%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.25%) CICS
5 1 (0.25%) FileNet
Applications
1 35 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (4.57%) MS Visio
4 16 (4.06%) MS Office
5 14 (3.55%) MS Project
6 12 (3.05%) Photoshop
6 12 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.02%) Taleo
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.57%) Internet
2 5 (1.27%) Firewall
3 4 (1.02%) LDAP
4 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.25%) Network Security
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) ATM
5 1 (0.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.52%) MS Access
8 5 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.76%) OLAP
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.51%) Siebel EIM
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (1.02%) TestDirector
2 3 (0.76%) Subversion
3 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.25%) Hudson
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 394 (100.00%) Banking
1 394 (100.00%) Retail
2 192 (48.73%) Finance
3 21 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.05%) Marketing
5 11 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.28%) Back Office
6 9 (2.28%) German Language
7 8 (2.03%) Private Banking
7 8 (2.03%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.52%) Legal
9 3 (0.76%) Advertising
9 3 (0.76%) Front Office
9 3 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.76%) International Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Automotive
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 2 (0.51%) Games
10 2 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 109 (27.66%) Analyst
2 75 (19.04%) Project Manager
3 73 (18.53%) Business Analyst
4 33 (8.38%) Developer
5 26 (6.60%) Programme Manager
6 19 (4.82%) Architect
6 19 (4.82%) Senior Manager
7 18 (4.57%) Consultant
8 17 (4.31%) Banking Business Analyst
8 17 (4.31%) Designer
9 13 (3.30%) Business Manager
10 12 (3.05%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.03%) Change Manager
11 8 (2.03%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (2.03%) Data Manager
11 8 (2.03%) Copywriter
11 8 (2.03%) PMO Analyst
11 8 (2.03%) PMO Manager
11 8 (2.03%) Digital Project Manager
11 8 (2.03%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.31%) HTML
2 8 (2.03%) SOAP
3 7 (1.78%) Web Services
3 7 (1.78%) .NET
3 7 (1.78%) REST
4 6 (1.52%) JSP
5 5 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.27%) CSS
5 5 (1.27%) JMS
6 4 (1.02%) Middleware
6 4 (1.02%) XML
6 4 (1.02%) JSON
6 4 (1.02%) HTML5
7 3 (0.76%) Dojo
7 3 (0.76%) jQuery
7 3 (0.76%) XSLT
7 3 (0.76%) J2EE
8 2 (0.51%) Servlets
8 2 (0.51%) XHTML
8 2 (0.51%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.55%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.30%) Mobile Banking
2 13 (3.30%) Credit Risk
3 12 (3.05%) Online Banking
4 11 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.28%) Copywriting
6 8 (2.03%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.02%) Handset
7 4 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.02%) PMI
8 3 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.51%) Statistics
9 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.25%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.25%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.52%) UNIX
2 5 (1.27%) Windows
3 4 (1.02%) Solaris
4 3 (0.76%) Linux
4 3 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 55 (13.96%) Project Management
3 29 (7.36%) Data Analysis
3 29 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (7.11%) Change Management
5 26 (6.60%) Business Analysis
5 26 (6.60%) Programme Management
6 22 (5.58%) E-Commerce
7 21 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (4.82%) PRINCE2
9 17 (4.31%) Test Scripting
10 15 (3.81%) Analytics
10 15 (3.81%) Risk Management
10 15 (3.81%) Migration
11 14 (3.55%) ETL
12 13 (3.30%) Scrum
13 12 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.05%) Wealth Management
13 12 (3.05%) Waterfall
14 11 (2.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.64%) SQL
2 15 (3.81%) JavaScript
2 15 (3.81%) VBA
3 13 (3.30%) Java
4 12 (3.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.78%) C#
6 3 (0.76%) C
6 3 (0.76%) VB
7 2 (0.51%) C++
8 1 (0.25%) COBOL
8 1 (0.25%) VBScript
8 1 (0.25%) Perl
8 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.25%) REXX
8 1 (0.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 17 (4.31%) Degree
2 7 (1.78%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.76%) PMP
5 3 (0.76%) CISSP
6 2 (0.51%) ISEB
6 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.25%) CRISC
7 1 (0.25%) CCNP
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ACCA
7 1 (0.25%) CISM
7 1 (0.25%) CIMA
7 1 (0.25%) CEH
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.82%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.76%) Basel III
4 1 (0.25%) FATCA
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) GAAP
4 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.51%) XenApp
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.54%) 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 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (4.82%) Oracle
2 17 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.28%) Sybase
4 5 (1.27%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.27%) Informatica
5 4 (1.02%) HP
5 4 (1.02%) Tableau
6 3 (0.76%) VMware
6 3 (0.76%) Adobe
6 3 (0.76%) Siebel
7 2 (0.51%) Trillium
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco
7 2 (0.51%) IBM
7 2 (0.51%) Sun
7 2 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.51%) NetApp
7 2 (0.51%) Citrix
7 2 (0.51%) CA
7 2 (0.51%) Axway
7 2 (0.51%) DataFlux
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