The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 West Midlands 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 111 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 7 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.22% 0.84%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.74% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 15
Average daily rate £450 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £324 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £394 £466
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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
772 541 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.46% 29.53% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 236 342
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £184 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 71 51
Average hourly rate £25.50 £37.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.08% +54.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £15.31 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the West Midlands region.

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 2 £463 -
Birmingham -11 1 £500 +44.92%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 36 (100.00%) Banking
1 36 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.22%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) Cognos
4 8 (22.22%) Data Transformation
5 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (19.44%) UNIX
5 7 (19.44%) VB
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (16.67%) ReportNet
6 6 (16.67%) DTS
6 6 (16.67%) Cognos Powerplay
7 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
8 4 (11.11%) Teradata
8 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
9 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.33%) CRM
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.33%) Validation
10 2 (5.56%) Workflow

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (16.67%) ReportNet
2 6 (16.67%) DTS
2 6 (16.67%) Cognos Powerplay
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (100.00%) Banking
1 36 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.56%) MI Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) MI Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Teradata Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Programme Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (22.22%) Data Transformation
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Campaign Management
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) VB
3 2 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Cognos
2 4 (11.11%) Teradata
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.56%) Pega
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