The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Tyne and Wear 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 59 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% 1.92% 2.16%
As % of the General category 0.89% 8.51% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £350 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
General Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
112 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.86% 22.60% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 22 26
Average daily rate £260 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £323 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £516 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail Banking
North East

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Newcastle upon Tyne -30 1 £350 - 2
Retail Banking
North East

Retail Banking
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) RDF
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) RDF
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA