The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 50 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 1 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 2.33% 1.10%
As % of the General category 0.85% 7.61% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 7
Median daily rate £288 £185 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.40% -63.00%
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
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
118 184 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.37% 30.62% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 153 157
Median daily rate £373 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £185 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.88 £12.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+277.96% -46.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.58 £22.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cardiff -2 1 £288 +55.40%
Retail Banking
Wales

Retail Banking
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital UX Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft