The 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 28 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 5 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.82% 6.22% 8.05%
As % of the General category 3.21% 13.54% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 12
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£450 £425 £482
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

General Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
156 96 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 56.73% 45.93% 51.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 65 40
Average daily rate £450 £425 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £290 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.35 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
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 4 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Banking
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
5 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
6 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) VBA

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Design Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Campaign Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Campaign Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center