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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 102 75 48
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -27
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 42 49 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 1.74% 3.80%
As % of the General category 4.17% 5.36% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 95
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£488 £396 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.10% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £315 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1008 914 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.69% 32.43% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 557 626
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 36
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.11% -27.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.72 £12.75 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 0 27 £500 +34.95% 1
Bristol -12 8 £365 -11.62% 2
Gloucestershire -17 5 £450 +13.63% 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Banking
1 112 (100.00%) Retail
2 99 (88.39%) Finance
3 39 (34.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (21.43%) Change Management
5 17 (15.18%) Mobile Banking
6 15 (13.39%) SAP
7 14 (12.50%) MS Project
7 14 (12.50%) Unisys
8 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
8 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.71%) Data Modelling
9 12 (10.71%) Business Transformation
10 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (9.82%) PRINCE
11 10 (8.93%) Change Control
11 10 (8.93%) Data Architecture
12 9 (8.04%) SQL
12 9 (8.04%) Information Management
13 8 (7.14%) Migration
13 8 (7.14%) ICL
13 8 (7.14%) Information Architecture
14 7 (6.25%) Reference Data
14 7 (6.25%) Online Banking
14 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (6.25%) Internet
15 6 (5.36%) Project Management
15 6 (5.36%) Citrix
15 6 (5.36%) EMC
15 6 (5.36%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.57%) SAS
3 2 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Project
2 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.79%) SPSS
4 1 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) 3G
3 1 (0.89%) ATM
3 1 (0.89%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.57%) Base SAS
3 2 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.89%) DataStage
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Axure RP
General
1 112 (100.00%) Banking
1 112 (100.00%) Retail
2 99 (88.39%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Marketing
3 4 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.89%) Back Office
4 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Architect
2 30 (26.79%) Analyst
3 20 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 14 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.82%) PMO Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Business Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Data Architect
7 9 (8.04%) Programme Office Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Designer
7 9 (8.04%) Programme Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
9 7 (6.25%) Consultant
10 6 (5.36%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Information Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Applications Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Business Architect
11 5 (4.46%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Manager
12 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) .NET
1 6 (5.36%) RESTful
1 6 (5.36%) Sencha Touch
1 6 (5.36%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (3.57%) REST
2 4 (3.57%) PhoneGap
3 1 (0.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 7 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.68%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.89%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.36%) Windows
1 6 (5.36%) Android
1 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (21.43%) Change Management
3 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
4 12 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 12 (10.71%) Business Transformation
5 11 (9.82%) PRINCE
6 10 (8.93%) Data Architecture
6 10 (8.93%) Change Control
7 9 (8.04%) Information Management
8 8 (7.14%) Information Architecture
8 8 (7.14%) Migration
9 6 (5.36%) Android Development
9 6 (5.36%) iOS Development
9 6 (5.36%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.36%) Scrum
9 6 (5.36%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.36%) Project Management
9 6 (5.36%) Process Management
9 6 (5.36%) Data Security
9 6 (5.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.04%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) C#
3 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) VBA
4 2 (1.79%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.68%) ISEB
3 2 (1.79%) ACCA
3 2 (1.79%) CIMA
4 1 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) COREP
2 3 (2.68%) FINREP
3 2 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.79%) Basel II
3 2 (1.79%) FATCA
4 1 (0.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) SAP
2 14 (12.50%) Unisys
3 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.14%) ICL
5 6 (5.36%) Sencha
5 6 (5.36%) VMware
5 6 (5.36%) EMC
5 6 (5.36%) Citrix
5 6 (5.36%) Business Objects
5 6 (5.36%) Cisco
5 6 (5.36%) IBM
6 5 (4.46%) Teradata
7 4 (3.57%) HP
8 3 (2.68%) Oracle
9 1 (0.89%) Murex
9 1 (0.89%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.89%) Niku
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £430 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago