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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 112 106 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 32 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.55% 2.96% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 17
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£450 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £506 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1256 846 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.61% 30.94% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 445 303
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 57 57
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +96.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.80 £6.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +4 16 £450 +22.44% 3
Manchester -5 10 £325 -35.00% 9
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 60 (100.00%) Banking
1 60 (100.00%) Retail
2 49 (81.67%) Finance
3 19 (31.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (21.67%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Migration
5 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.00%) SQL
7 6 (10.00%) SAS
8 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.33%) Base SAS
9 4 (6.67%) Release Management
9 4 (6.67%) Mainframe
9 4 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.00%) IBM
10 3 (5.00%) PMP
10 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
10 3 (5.00%) CICS
10 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
10 3 (5.00%) Java
10 3 (5.00%) DB2
10 3 (5.00%) .NET
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (5.00%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (10.00%) SAS
2 3 (5.00%) CICS
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Summit
1 1 (1.67%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.67%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Base SAS
2 4 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) OLAP
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 60 (100.00%) Banking
1 60 (100.00%) Retail
2 49 (81.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 16 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 14 (23.33%) Business Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (18.33%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Manager
7 6 (10.00%) Programme Manager
8 5 (8.33%) Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (8.33%) Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (6.67%) SAS Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Designer
10 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) J2EE
2 2 (3.33%) JDBC
2 2 (3.33%) JSP
2 2 (3.33%) JMS
2 2 (3.33%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) PMI
4 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (21.67%) Project Management
3 8 (13.33%) Migration
4 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (6.67%) Release Management
6 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (3.33%) ETL
7 2 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) COBOL
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
4 1 (1.67%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) PMP
1 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCTS
2 1 (1.67%) MCITP
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCSE
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Teradata
3 1 (1.67%) Avaloq
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