The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 85 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -18
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 58 82 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.90% 3.82% 5.41%
As % of the General category 5.66% 10.80% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 156
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£425 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £491 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1024 759 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.63% 35.35% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 502 916
Average daily rate £385 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 62
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.30% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.75 £19.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Wiltshire +16 48 £435 +3.57% 4
Bristol -35 6 £293 -26.13% 1
Gloucestershire -13 3 £475 +9.19% 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Banking
1 124 (100.00%) Retail
2 108 (87.10%) Finance
3 39 (31.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (30.65%) Change Management
5 35 (28.23%) MS Project
6 33 (26.61%) Microsoft
7 18 (14.52%) Change Control
8 13 (10.48%) SAP
8 13 (10.48%) PRINCE2
8 13 (10.48%) UML
9 10 (8.06%) Business Transformation
10 9 (7.26%) ICL
10 9 (7.26%) Unisys
11 8 (6.45%) Internet
11 8 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (6.45%) Migration
11 8 (6.45%) Online Banking
11 8 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (5.65%) Project Planning
12 7 (5.65%) Information Management
12 7 (5.65%) ISEB
13 6 (4.84%) Six Sigma
13 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
13 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
13 6 (4.84%) SQL
13 6 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (4.84%) Lean Six Sigma

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 35 (28.23%) MS Project
2 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.81%) DataStage
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.81%) Xcelsius
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.81%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.81%) LSMW
General
1 124 (100.00%) Banking
1 124 (100.00%) Retail
2 108 (87.10%) Finance
3 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) Analyst
2 28 (22.58%) Architect
3 25 (20.16%) Business Analyst
4 23 (18.55%) PMO Analyst
5 16 (12.90%) Programme Office Analyst
5 16 (12.90%) Programme Analyst
6 14 (11.29%) Project Manager
7 13 (10.48%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (9.68%) Senior Business Analyst
8 12 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (8.87%) Solutions Designer
9 11 (8.87%) Designer
10 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (6.45%) Lead Architect
12 6 (4.84%) Programme Office Administrator
12 6 (4.84%) PMO Administrator
12 6 (4.84%) Programme Administrator
12 6 (4.84%) Administrator
12 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
13 5 (4.03%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Online Banking
1 8 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (4.84%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (4.03%) APACS
3 5 (4.03%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.42%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.61%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Windows
1 1 (0.81%) AIX
1 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (30.65%) Change Management
3 18 (14.52%) Change Control
4 13 (10.48%) PRINCE2
4 13 (10.48%) UML
5 10 (8.06%) Business Transformation
6 8 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (6.45%) Migration
6 8 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (5.65%) Information Management
7 7 (5.65%) Project Planning
8 6 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (4.84%) Lean Six Sigma
8 6 (4.84%) Six Sigma
9 5 (4.03%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.03%) Data Architecture
10 4 (3.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) SQL
2 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) ISEB
2 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.61%) FATCA
3 1 (0.81%) COREP
3 1 (0.81%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.48%) SAP
3 9 (7.26%) Unisys
3 9 (7.26%) ICL
4 5 (4.03%) Niku
5 2 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Teradata
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £451 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago