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 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 57 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 1.40% 0.71%
As % of the General category 0.64% 5.60% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 5
Median daily rate £288 £185 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.40% -63.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
UK

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
157 232 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.70% 25.05% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 170 161
Median daily rate £394 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £185 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% -25.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £33.25 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 1 £288 +55.40%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft