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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
England / London
Rank 288 249 247
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 115 169 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.73% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 120
Median daily rate £525 £475 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8506 9756 9791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.98% 45.50% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6018 6915 7028
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 105 101
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.25 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% +37.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £55.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 29 £600 +26.31% 6
Docklands, London 0 1 - -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £290 -42.00%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 271 (100.00%) Banking
1 271 (100.00%) Retail
2 128 (47.23%) Finance
3 71 (26.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (14.76%) SQL
6 39 (14.39%) Java
6 39 (14.39%) Windows
7 34 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (12.18%) Project Management
9 29 (10.70%) Investment Banking
10 27 (9.96%) MS Excel
11 26 (9.59%) Investment Management
12 25 (9.23%) Risk Management
12 25 (9.23%) C#
13 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
14 22 (8.12%) Migration
14 22 (8.12%) Wealth Management
14 22 (8.12%) Hadoop
14 22 (8.12%) Big Data
15 21 (7.75%) Analytics
15 21 (7.75%) Degree
15 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
16 20 (7.38%) MS Office
17 19 (7.01%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (7.01%) Scrum
17 19 (7.01%) Corporate Banking
17 19 (7.01%) User Experience
17 19 (7.01%) Windows Server
18 18 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.17%) Apache Pig
1 14 (5.17%) IBM Notes
2 12 (4.43%) SAS
3 5 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.48%) Confluence
4 4 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.11%) IIS
5 3 (1.11%) JBoss
5 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.37%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.38%) MS Office
3 6 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.11%) MS Project
4 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.37%) HipChat
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (5.54%) Eikon
2 3 (1.11%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.74%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.54%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (1.11%) Network Security
2 3 (1.11%) VPN
2 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) ATM
4 1 (0.37%) FCoE
4 1 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) Multicast
4 1 (0.37%) NAS
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.12%) Big Data
1 22 (8.12%) Hadoop
2 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.01%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (5.54%) QlikView
7 14 (5.17%) Apache Hive
7 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 14 (5.17%) Snowflake Schema
7 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.74%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.37%) HBase
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.37%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 17 (6.27%) Jenkins
1 17 (6.27%) Selenium
2 9 (3.32%) JIRA
3 8 (2.95%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.58%) JUnit
4 7 (2.58%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.21%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (1.48%) HP UFT
6 4 (1.48%) Maven
7 3 (1.11%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (1.11%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.74%) Ant
8 2 (0.74%) Appium
8 2 (0.74%) JMeter
8 2 (0.74%) Mocha
8 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.74%) Subversion
8 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 271 (100.00%) Banking
1 271 (100.00%) Retail
2 128 (47.23%) Finance
3 29 (10.70%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.01%) Corporate Banking
5 18 (6.64%) Advertising
6 11 (4.06%) Law
7 9 (3.32%) Private Banking
8 5 (1.85%) Marketing
9 4 (1.48%) Front Office
9 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.11%) Legal
10 3 (1.11%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Back Office
11 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) International Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (22.88%) Developer
2 61 (22.51%) Analyst
3 36 (13.28%) Business Analyst
4 28 (10.33%) Project Manager
5 27 (9.96%) Banking Analyst
6 23 (8.49%) Java Developer
7 15 (5.54%) Architect
8 14 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (5.17%) Programme Manager
9 13 (4.80%) Test Manager
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Manager
10 12 (4.43%) Test Analyst
11 11 (4.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 11 (4.06%) Deskside Support
11 11 (4.06%) Desktop Support
11 11 (4.06%) Service Desk Support
11 11 (4.06%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
12 10 (3.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.90%) Spring
2 13 (4.80%) CSS
2 13 (4.80%) HTML
3 9 (3.32%) Spring Boot
4 8 (2.95%) HTML5
5 7 (2.58%) .NET
5 7 (2.58%) CSS3
6 6 (2.21%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.21%) J2EE
7 5 (1.85%) REST
7 5 (1.85%) Web Services
8 4 (1.48%) Apache Sling
8 4 (1.48%) XML
9 3 (1.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.11%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (1.11%) RESTful
9 3 (1.11%) SOAP
9 3 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.74%) Middleware
10 2 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.01%) User Experience
3 16 (5.90%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.54%) Blackberry
4 15 (5.54%) iPhone
5 13 (4.80%) iPad
6 8 (2.95%) Online Banking
7 7 (2.58%) Fintech
8 6 (2.21%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.85%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.48%) Equities
10 4 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.48%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.48%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.48%) Social Media
11 3 (1.11%) BYOD
11 3 (1.11%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.11%) PMI
12 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.39%) Windows
2 19 (7.01%) Windows Server
3 17 (6.27%) Windows 7
4 12 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (4.43%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.32%) Android
6 6 (2.21%) Linux
7 4 (1.48%) Unix
8 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.11%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 68 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (12.18%) Project Management
4 26 (9.59%) Investment Management
5 25 (9.23%) Risk Management
6 22 (8.12%) Migration
6 22 (8.12%) Wealth Management
7 21 (7.75%) Analytics
8 19 (7.01%) Scrum
9 18 (6.64%) Data Analysis
10 14 (5.17%) Visualisation
11 13 (4.80%) TDD
12 12 (4.43%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.43%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (4.43%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (4.43%) Test Scripting
13 11 (4.06%) PRINCE2
14 10 (3.69%) Programme Management
14 10 (3.69%) Target Operating Model
14 10 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.76%) SQL
2 39 (14.39%) Java
3 25 (9.23%) C#
4 18 (6.64%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.27%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.54%) Scala
6 15 (5.54%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.21%) C
8 4 (1.48%) Python
9 3 (1.11%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.74%) C++
10 2 (0.74%) ES6
10 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.74%) VBA
11 1 (0.37%) Perl
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) RPG
11 1 (0.37%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.75%) Degree
2 7 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (2.58%) SAS Certification
3 3 (1.11%) CISSP
3 3 (1.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.74%) ACCA
4 2 (0.74%) CIMA
4 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.74%) CISM
4 2 (0.74%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.37%) APMG
5 1 (0.37%) CCNP
5 1 (0.37%) CCSP
5 1 (0.37%) CRISC
5 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.21%) IFRS
1 6 (2.21%) IFRS 9
2 5 (1.85%) QA
2 5 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.74%) Basel III
3 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.74%) FATCA
3 2 (0.74%) GDPR
3 2 (0.74%) MiFID
3 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (2.95%) Docker
2 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) KVM
3 1 (0.37%) NFS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.37%) SRDF
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Xen
3 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Terraform
2 3 (1.11%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.74%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.54%) Bloomberg
2 15 (5.54%) Reuters
3 14 (5.17%) Cloudera
3 14 (5.17%) Hortonworks
3 14 (5.17%) Lotus
4 12 (4.43%) Adobe
5 9 (3.32%) Oracle
6 8 (2.95%) Splunk
7 4 (1.48%) Cisco
7 4 (1.48%) Citrix
7 4 (1.48%) IBM
8 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.11%) SAP
8 3 (1.11%) Teradata
9 2 (0.74%) Apple
9 2 (0.74%) Intel
9 2 (0.74%) VMware
10 1 (0.37%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.37%) NetApp
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