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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 81 62 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 8 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.10% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.74% 3.10% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
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£450 £399 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -25.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
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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
461 419 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.15% 35.39% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 191 279
Average daily rate £386 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £251 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 27
Average hourly rate £12.77 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.83 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) DOM
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Front Office
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (13.33%) Billing
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) MCTS
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) MCITP
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (6.67%) BPMN
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) CICS
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) DOM
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) BPMN
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
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