The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
London / City of London
Rank 123 144 122
Rank change year-on-year +21 -22  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 31 14 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.04% 0.42% 1.43%
As % of the General category 2.03% 0.77% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 52
Median daily rate £569 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £407 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £536 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.22% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Retail Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1528 1810 2674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 51.04% 54.40% 52.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1467 2068
Median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 18
Median hourly rate £18.27 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.80% +25.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.26 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.07 £55.00 £47.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the City of London

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in the City of London

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in the City of London

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in the City of London

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 50 (100.00%) Banking
1 50 (100.00%) Retail
2 22 (44.00%) Finance
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.00%) Java
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
7 7 (14.00%) Adobe
7 7 (14.00%) Advertising
8 6 (12.00%) HTML
8 6 (12.00%) HTML5
8 6 (12.00%) Splunk
8 6 (12.00%) Big Data
8 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (10.00%) CSS3
9 5 (10.00%) Wealth Management
9 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.00%) PMO
9 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.00%) CSS
9 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 4 (8.00%) Spring
10 4 (8.00%) Maven
10 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Online Banking
10 4 (8.00%) SOAP
10 4 (8.00%) Web Services
10 4 (8.00%) SQL
10 4 (8.00%) JBoss

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Big Data
2 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Maven
2 4 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Ant
3 2 (4.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 50 (100.00%) Banking
1 50 (100.00%) Retail
2 22 (44.00%) Finance
3 7 (14.00%) Advertising
4 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Private Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.00%) Front Office
6 1 (2.00%) Games
6 1 (2.00%) International Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) PMO Lead
8 2 (4.00%) PMO Manager
8 2 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) HTML
1 6 (12.00%) HTML5
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
2 5 (10.00%) CSS3
3 4 (8.00%) REST
3 4 (8.00%) SOAP
3 4 (8.00%) Spring
3 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) Apache Sling
4 3 (6.00%) J2EE
5 2 (4.00%) .NET
5 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) OAuth2
6 1 (2.00%) OpenID
6 1 (2.00%) Spring Security
6 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Online Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (10.00%) Wealth Management
5 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Microservices
6 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) TDD
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Analytics
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) MVVM
7 2 (4.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PMO
2 2 (4.00%) IFRS
2 2 (4.00%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
3 1 (2.00%) MiFID
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
1 1 (2.00%) OpenAM
1 1 (2.00%) OpenIDM
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Adobe
2 6 (12.00%) Splunk
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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