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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 229 209 182
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 21 28 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.33% 0.62%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.89% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 32
Average daily rate £380 £375 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £478 £489
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3416 3156 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 37.71% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1779 1477 1760
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 187 213
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -18 13 £349 +64.11% 2
Surrey -9 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -7 1 - -
Kent - 1 £525 -
Hampshire - - - -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (100.00%) Banking
1 32 (100.00%) Retail
2 20 (62.50%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Norkom
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
6 3 (9.38%) Actimize
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.25%) ISEB
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.25%) Sybase
7 2 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) J2EE
7 2 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) ETL
7 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
8 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) ATM
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (100.00%) Banking
1 32 (100.00%) Retail
2 20 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Functional Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.13%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.13%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) J2EE
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
2 1 (3.13%) Struts
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) IVR
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
2 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
5 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.13%) System Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) RPG IV
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) RPG
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
1 4 (12.50%) Norkom
2 3 (9.38%) Actimize
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Applitracker
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Posted: 19 days ago