The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 28 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 South East 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 229 197 203
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 20 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.87% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 23
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£386 £406 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +7.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £489 £440
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3261 3120 3906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.45% 36.73% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1738 1532 1686
Average daily rate £370 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 137 164
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Buckinghamshire -13 11 £388 +30.11% 1
Oxfordshire -2 2 £461 -0.37% 1
West Sussex - 1 £288 -
Berkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Kent - - - -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 39 (100.00%) Banking
1 39 (100.00%) Retail
2 29 (74.36%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
6 5 (12.82%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle
8 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) Spanish Language
8 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk
8 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Actimize
8 3 (7.69%) Norkom
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) Degree
9 2 (5.13%) IVR
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Data Mapping
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
9 2 (5.13%) Sybase
9 2 (5.13%) ISEB
9 2 (5.13%) ETL
9 2 (5.13%) Internet
9 2 (5.13%) Migration
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) ATM
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (100.00%) Banking
1 39 (100.00%) Retail
2 29 (74.36%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.56%) Programmer
7 1 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) J2EE
1 1 (2.56%) JSP
1 1 (2.56%) Struts
1 1 (2.56%) XML
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.13%) IVR
3 1 (2.56%) VSAM
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
1 1 (2.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.13%) ETL
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Java
1 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
1 3 (7.69%) Actimize
1 3 (7.69%) Norkom
2 2 (5.13%) Sybase
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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