The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 33 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 19 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.90% 8.62% 5.56%
As % of the General category 8.19% 17.45% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 37 19
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£488 £435 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £368 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £567 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £442 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.50% +10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
232 212 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 47.64% 49.42% 47.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 177 117
Average daily rate £425 £435 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £20.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 41 (100.00%) Banking
1 41 (100.00%) Retail
2 38 (92.68%) Finance
3 21 (51.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (31.71%) Target Operating Model
5 10 (24.39%) Change Management
6 9 (21.95%) Internet
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.51%) Online Banking
7 8 (19.51%) Mobile Banking
8 7 (17.07%) Change Control
8 7 (17.07%) MS Project
9 5 (12.20%) Unisys
9 5 (12.20%) SAP
9 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) ICL
9 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) Information Management
9 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
9 5 (12.20%) Information Architecture
9 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
10 4 (9.76%) COREP
10 4 (9.76%) FINREP
10 4 (9.76%) RDF
10 4 (9.76%) MOF
11 3 (7.32%) ITIL
11 3 (7.32%) Data Security
11 3 (7.32%) User Experience
11 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) ATM
General
1 41 (100.00%) Banking
1 41 (100.00%) Retail
2 38 (92.68%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Architect
2 15 (36.59%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (19.51%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Designer
5 7 (17.07%) Programme Office Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Programme Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Consultant
7 5 (12.20%) Data Architect
7 5 (12.20%) Information Architect
7 5 (12.20%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Business Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) UX Designer
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) REST
1 1 (2.44%) PhoneGap
1 1 (2.44%) Sencha Touch
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Online Banking
1 8 (19.51%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
3 3 (7.32%) iPad
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (31.71%) Target Operating Model
3 10 (24.39%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Change Control
5 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
5 5 (12.20%) Information Architecture
5 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Information Management
5 5 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) RDF
6 4 (9.76%) MOF
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Data Security
7 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.88%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Process Management
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) COREP
1 4 (9.76%) FINREP
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) ICL
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
2 5 (12.20%) Unisys
3 1 (2.44%) Sencha