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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 258 253 225
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 11 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.39% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 14
Median daily rate £438 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £309 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2809 3340 3177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.57% 34.94% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1886 1691
Median daily rate £405 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 101 109
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +17 7 £375 -
Berkshire +2 2 £425 +3.03%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 33 (100.00%) Banking
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 22 (66.67%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Project Management
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) SAS
7 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
7 7 (21.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.12%) Migration
9 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (12.12%) SaaS
9 4 (12.12%) SDLC
10 3 (9.09%) Fintech
10 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
10 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
10 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
10 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
10 3 (9.09%) WCF
10 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
10 3 (9.09%) C#
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) .NET
10 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.09%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) MVC
11 2 (6.06%) Programme Management

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 33 (100.00%) Banking
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 22 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Data Quality Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) WCF Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.03%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (3.03%) LINQ
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Fintech
3 2 (6.06%) PMI
4 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) AIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) SDLC
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
4 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.03%) Data Security
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) IBM