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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 12 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 35 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.80% 7.12% 8.33%
As % of the General category 15.63% 15.22% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 34
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£500 £470 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +18.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £351 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £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
224 138 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 49.89% 46.78% 57.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 119 198
Average daily rate £450 £433 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £315 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 82 (100.00%) Banking
1 82 (100.00%) Retail
2 74 (90.24%) Finance
3 26 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (29.27%) Change Management
5 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
5 21 (25.61%) MS Project
6 13 (15.85%) Change Control
6 13 (15.85%) Mobile Banking
6 13 (15.85%) SAP
6 13 (15.85%) Unisys
7 9 (10.98%) UML
8 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 8 (9.76%) Business Transformation
8 8 (9.76%) ICL
9 7 (8.54%) WebSphere
9 7 (8.54%) Information Management
9 7 (8.54%) Data Architecture
9 7 (8.54%) Process Management
9 7 (8.54%) Data Security
10 6 (7.32%) Internet
10 6 (7.32%) Six Sigma
10 6 (7.32%) Cisco
10 6 (7.32%) IBM
10 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
10 6 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (7.32%) Lean Six Sigma
10 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 6 (7.32%) Online Banking

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (8.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) SAS
2 2 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) MS Project
2 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Base SAS
1 2 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Rational Rose
General
1 82 (100.00%) Banking
1 82 (100.00%) Retail
2 74 (90.24%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Analyst
2 28 (34.15%) Architect
3 15 (18.29%) PMO Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Programme Office Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Programme Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Business Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.20%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Solutions Designer
6 8 (9.76%) Designer
7 7 (8.54%) Data Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Consultant
8 6 (7.32%) Information Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Test Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Junior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (7.32%) Online Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.66%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.66%) APACS
4 3 (3.66%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (29.27%) Change Management
3 13 (15.85%) Change Control
4 9 (10.98%) UML
5 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
5 8 (9.76%) Business Transformation
6 7 (8.54%) Process Management
6 7 (8.54%) Data Security
6 7 (8.54%) Information Management
6 7 (8.54%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (7.32%) Six Sigma
8 5 (6.10%) ITIL
8 5 (6.10%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Information Architecture
9 4 (4.88%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) ACCA
3 1 (1.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) FATCA
2 2 (2.44%) COREP
2 2 (2.44%) FINREP
2 2 (2.44%) Basel II
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.85%) SAP
2 13 (15.85%) Unisys
3 8 (9.76%) ICL
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco
4 6 (7.32%) IBM
5 5 (6.10%) EMC
5 5 (6.10%) Citrix
5 5 (6.10%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) HP
6 2 (2.44%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.44%) Niku
6 2 (2.44%) Cognos
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