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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
UK / Wales
Rank - 73 62
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the General category - 0.65% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £405 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
155 155 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.76% 22.69% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 119 108
Median daily rate £388 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £243 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £54.03 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.98% +188.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £28.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £68.50 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Officer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus