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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 101 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 7 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 1.40% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.19% 3.33% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 5
Median daily rate £450 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £370 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £446
% change year-on-year
- -10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
586 750 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.52% 41.90% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 413 250
Median daily rate £411 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +92.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.74 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 29 August 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (100.00%) Banking
1 21 (100.00%) Retail
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) Online Banking
6 7 (33.33%) Spring
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) XSLT
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) JDBC
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) JAXB
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) JAX-WS
9 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
9 4 (19.05%) WSDL
9 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) AOP
9 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
11 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) SQL

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 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Mockito
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (100.00%) Banking
1 21 (100.00%) Retail
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
1 7 (33.33%) XML
1 7 (33.33%) XSLT
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) JDBC
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) JAXB
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) JAX-WS
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) WSDL
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) MyBatis
7 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) AOP
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Project Governance
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) HP