Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retail Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 86 74
Rank change year-on-year +40 -12 -16
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 42 4 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.35% 0.31% 1.86%
As % of the General category 9.21% 0.88% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 4 35
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £353 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% -21.67% -
10th Percentile £260 £247 £400
90th Percentile £500 £449 £523
North West median daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Retail Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 456 455 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 36.39% 35.05% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 313 601
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £238 £235 £288
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £423
% change year-on-year - -5.33% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.78% +22.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.25 £13.91
90th Percentile £34.38 £25.13 £37.75
North West median hourly rate £21.78 £27.50 £34.32
% change year-on-year -20.80% -19.87% +80.63%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 10 £323 -
Widnes - 10 £400 - 1
Chester +7 2 £342 -2.98% 1
Warrington - 1 £450 -
Retail Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 32 (76.19%) Finance
1 32 (76.19%) Banking
2 19 (45.24%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) ITSM
5 4 (9.52%) Marketing
5 4 (9.52%) Time Management
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.52%) Content Marketing
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) SMS
5 4 (9.52%) Adobe
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) CMS
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Content Management
6 3 (7.14%) CISM
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) CISSP
6 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (7.14%) COBIT
6 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (4.76%) Test Management
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) Essbase
1 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Gradle
1 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) JProfiler
1 1 (2.38%) JUnit
1 1 (2.38%) Maven
1 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
General
1 32 (76.19%) Banking
1 32 (76.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 8 (19.05%) Test Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Content Editor
5 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) Java EE
1 1 (2.38%) JPA
1 1 (2.38%) REST
1 1 (2.38%) RESTful
1 1 (2.38%) SOAP
1 1 (2.38%) Spring
1 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Migration
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) Content Management
4 4 (9.52%) Content Marketing
4 4 (9.52%) ITSM
4 4 (9.52%) Scrum
4 4 (9.52%) Service Management
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Time Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.76%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) Test Management
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Java
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) CISM
1 3 (7.14%) CISSP
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) COBIT
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Perforce