Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 36 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.35% 1.69% 0.97%
As % of the General category 4.07% 3.70% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Chester median daily rate £505 £355 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.25% -29.00% +66.67%
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £355 £450
% change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 123 135 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.75% 45.61% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 108 87
Chester median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +16.13%
10th Percentile £270 £230 £313
90th Percentile £518 £538 £564
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £402 £425
% change year-on-year +2.12% -5.53% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 21
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -21.43% -37.50%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -3.57% -37.08% +17.11%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Chester

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Chester

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Chester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Credit Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SAS
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Legal

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Credit Risk Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA