The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 16 April 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 North East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 60 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 3 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.46% 3.87% 2.16%
As % of the General category 2.10% 16.00% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Average daily rate £350 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +23.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
143 75 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.87% 24.19% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 37 62
Average daily rate £263 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £343 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Tyne and Wear -31 2 £350 -17.64% 2
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) RDF
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) RDF
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA