The 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 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 223 214 194
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 20 22 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.67% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 44
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£396 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £489 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.93% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
Retail Banking
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3099 3267 3765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.93% 37.36% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1703 1649 1626
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 113 144
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.97 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 August 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 August 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 +2 8 £400 +37.10% 1
East Sussex -4 5 £320 -16.99%
Surrey -8 3 £425 +11.47%
Oxfordshire -2 2 £461 -0.37%
West Sussex - 1 £288 -
Berkshire - - - -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (100.00%) Banking
1 42 (100.00%) Retail
2 29 (69.05%) Finance
3 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Credit Risk
8 4 (9.52%) Spanish Language
8 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Internet
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
9 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
9 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.76%) QA
10 2 (4.76%) Degree
10 2 (4.76%) Windows
10 2 (4.76%) MS Office
10 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.76%) ISEB
10 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 42 (100.00%) Banking
1 42 (100.00%) Retail
2 29 (69.05%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Business Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.38%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.38%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) J2EE
1 1 (2.38%) JSP
1 1 (2.38%) Struts
1 1 (2.38%) XML
1 1 (2.38%) MSMQ
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) IVR
3 1 (2.38%) VSAM
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.38%) MVS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 9 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Change Control
9 1 (2.38%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) Java
1 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Sybase
2 1 (2.38%) IBM
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