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 28 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 140 154
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 33 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 0.74% 0.89%
As % of the General category 1.87% 1.39% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 36
Median daily rate £503 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £413 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £830 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.81% -  
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 1765 1802 3013
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 54.09% 53.52% 52.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2531 2448 3914
Median daily rate £538 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 52
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.22 £32.25 £41.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 67 (100.00%) Banking
1 67 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (35.82%) Finance
3 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
5 13 (19.40%) Java
6 10 (14.93%) Unix
7 9 (13.43%) Linux
7 9 (13.43%) Spring
7 9 (13.43%) DevOps
7 9 (13.43%) Wealth Management
8 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
8 8 (11.94%) TDD
8 8 (11.94%) JBoss
9 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.45%) Appium
9 7 (10.45%) Calabash
10 6 (8.96%) Docker
10 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
10 6 (8.96%) BDD
10 6 (8.96%) JIRA
10 6 (8.96%) Project Management
10 6 (8.96%) Law
10 6 (8.96%) Spring Boot
10 6 (8.96%) Regulatory Compliance
10 6 (8.96%) PMO
11 5 (7.46%) Microservices

Retail Banking
Co-occurring 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 8 (11.94%) JBoss
2 4 (5.97%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.48%) Confluence
3 3 (4.48%) Mule
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) CICS
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) SAS
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) MPLS
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.99%) VPLS
2 1 (1.49%) DMZ
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) Big Data
2 2 (2.99%) DB2
2 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.99%) OLTP
3 1 (1.49%) MS Access
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.45%) Appium
2 7 (10.45%) Calabash
3 6 (8.96%) JIRA
4 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.46%) Selenium
5 3 (4.48%) webpack
6 2 (2.99%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.99%) Gatling
6 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.99%) JBehave
6 2 (2.99%) JMeter
6 2 (2.99%) JUnit
6 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 2 (2.99%) Protractor
6 2 (2.99%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 67 (100.00%) Banking
1 67 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (35.82%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Law
4 4 (5.97%) Advertising
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Back Office
5 3 (4.48%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Senior Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Digital Product Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Product Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Azure Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Developer in Test
8 2 (2.99%) IT Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Spring
2 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.96%) Spring Boot
4 4 (5.97%) XML
5 3 (4.48%) .NET
5 3 (4.48%) Angular 2
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (4.48%) CSS
5 3 (4.48%) CSS3
5 3 (4.48%) Ember.js
5 3 (4.48%) HTML
5 3 (4.48%) HTML5
5 3 (4.48%) Hystrix
5 3 (4.48%) Node.js
5 3 (4.48%) React
5 3 (4.48%) RxJava
5 3 (4.48%) SOAP
5 3 (4.48%) Web Services
6 2 (2.99%) JSON
6 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.99%) VSAM
5 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) PMI
5 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Unix
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (13.43%) DevOps
3 9 (13.43%) Wealth Management
4 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.94%) TDD
5 6 (8.96%) BDD
5 6 (8.96%) Project Management
5 6 (8.96%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (7.46%) Microservices
6 5 (7.46%) Scrum
6 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (4.48%) Defect Management
8 3 (4.48%) Functional Programming
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC
8 3 (4.48%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) Java
3 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.48%) Perl
5 3 (4.48%) Python
5 3 (4.48%) Ruby
6 2 (2.99%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CISA
3 1 (1.49%) CISM
3 1 (1.49%) CISSP
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
3 1 (1.49%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) PMO
2 3 (4.48%) FATCA
3 1 (1.49%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.49%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) IFRS
3 1 (1.49%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.49%) MiFID
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) SEPA
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
1 1 (1.49%) OpenAM
1 1 (1.49%) OpenIDM
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle
1 5 (7.46%) Splunk
1 5 (7.46%) Temenos
2 4 (5.97%) Adobe
3 2 (2.99%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) TSYS
4 1 (1.49%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) New Relic
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
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