The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 36 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 8 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.99% 0.64% 3.15%
As % of the General category 4.42% 1.80% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £425 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
181 111 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.02% 35.35% 48.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 84 150
Median daily rate £438 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £25.67 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.42% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Northampton -5 4 £495 -
Retail Banking
East Midlands

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) TestNG
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (11.11%) Ansible
5 1 (11.11%) Docker
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) TestNG
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Pega