The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 52 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 11 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.56% 0.37% 0.68%
As % of the General category 3.19% 0.94% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £344 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.55% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £450 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
Buckinghamshire

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

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
345 320 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.01% 39.75% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 164 127
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Average hourly rate £12.69 £12.42 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.48 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.28 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Milton Keynes region.

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 17 (100.00%) Banking
1 17 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (47.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 8 (47.06%) Data Quality
4 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) SAS
5 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) KYC
7 1 (5.88%) Anti-Money Laundering

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (47.06%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
1 17 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Quality Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Fraud Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Fraud Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) KYC Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
2 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) KYC
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) Data Quality