The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Northampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 17 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 13 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.19% 6.54% 6.08%
As % of the General category 12.50% 12.99% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £482 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.73% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £473 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £526 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
General Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
104 77 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 49.52% 50.33% 67.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 43 145
Average daily rate £425 £476 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £413 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.75 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail Banking
Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 32 (100.00%) Banking
1 32 (100.00%) Retail
2 25 (78.13%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Project Management
3 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
6 5 (15.63%) Time Management
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
8 3 (9.38%) UNIX
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Information Management
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (100.00%) Banking
1 32 (100.00%) Retail
2 25 (78.13%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Change Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Payments Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Change Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Information Risk Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Information Manager
8 2 (6.25%) IT Audit Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Change Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Change Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Audit Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) APACS
3 2 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
1 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
4 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Time Management
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Information Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) IIBA
1 1 (3.13%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft