The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 120 137 80
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -57
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 19 12 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.37% 2.12%
As % of the General category 2.35% 1.23% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 64
Median daily rate £475 £481 £462
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £297 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £443
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
809 973 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.33% 30.28% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 666 774
Median daily rate £388 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 65
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.13 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £24.25 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.75 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Gloucestershire +19 14 £463 +54.16% 3
Bristol +2 3 £435 +27.19% 4
Wiltshire -6 1 £550 +10.00%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 West region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 52 (100.00%) Banking
1 52 (100.00%) Retail
2 37 (71.15%) Finance
3 17 (32.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.23%) Migration
5 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 8 (15.38%) Internet
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 7 (13.46%) Service Management
7 7 (13.46%) Online Banking
7 7 (13.46%) Marketing
7 7 (13.46%) Defect Management
7 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Test Management
8 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.62%) Release Management
10 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
10 4 (7.69%) SQL
11 3 (5.77%) ATM
11 3 (5.77%) Workflow
11 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
12 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
12 2 (3.85%) MS Excel

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.92%) JMeter
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (100.00%) Banking
1 52 (100.00%) Retail
2 37 (71.15%) Finance
3 7 (13.46%) Marketing
4 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Test Manager
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Finance Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Test Leader
5 5 (9.62%) UAT Manager
5 5 (9.62%) UAT Test Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Change Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Database Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (19.23%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) Scrum
5 7 (13.46%) Defect Management
5 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.46%) Service Management
6 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) Test Management
7 5 (9.62%) Release Management
8 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) Workflow
10 2 (3.85%) ETL
10 2 (3.85%) ETL Development
10 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement
11 1 (1.92%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 1 (1.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) ISEB
1 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.92%) PMP
1 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) COREP
1 1 (1.92%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco
1 1 (1.92%) SAP
1 1 (1.92%) Teradata
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