The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 68 66 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 6 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% 0.61% 2.90%
As % of the General category 3.85% 2.09% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 12
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£323 £505 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.03% +23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £353 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
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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 Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
156 239 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.10% 29.29% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 155 99
Average daily rate £356 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £206 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.25 £32.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.84% +71.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -2 5 £325 -35.64% 3
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) AS400
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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