The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 101 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 6 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 1.93% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.16% 4.53% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
Retail Banking
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
519 795 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.96% 42.58% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 444 268
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £14.30 £12.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.83% +10.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £9.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail Banking across the Manchester region.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Online Banking
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Spring
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) XSLT
6 2 (13.33%) JAXB
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Banking Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cryptography Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mortgage Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) JAXB
2 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (6.67%) JDBC
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) MyBatis
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) WSDL
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
2 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Finance
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP