The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 151 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 4 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 1.26% 0.95%
As % of the General category 0.42% 3.46% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 39 21
Median daily rate £277 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.14% -3.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
Retail Banking
England

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

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
943 1502 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.28% 36.26% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 945 634
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +27.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +6 3 £350 -26.31%
Manchester -29 1 £200 -51.51%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Finance
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Cryptography

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCA
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP