The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 72 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.13% -
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £513 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
408 331 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 37.99% 42.88% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 121 123
Average daily rate £375 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £160 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £442 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 26 13
Average hourly rate £26.13 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.16% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £13.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.08 £30.05 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail Banking
Berkshire

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Retail Banking
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle