The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 77 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 4 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 1.23% 0.78%
As % of the General category 0.97% 3.49% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
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£480 £363 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.41% -11.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £297 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £491 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
413 401 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.09% 35.18% 36.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 183 257
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £8.55 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.62 £18.60 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Retail Banking
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Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (100.00%) Banking
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Front Office
6 2 (10.53%) Back Office
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) DOM
6 2 (10.53%) Billing
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (5.26%) BPMN
7 1 (5.26%) DataPower
7 1 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.26%) DMZ
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) DOM
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) DataPower
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) BPMN
5 1 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) F5
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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