The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 28 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.

Retail Banking
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 47 58
Rank change year-on-year +24 +11  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 24 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.23% 0.89% 0.21%
As % of the General category 21.43% 3.51% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 1
Median daily rate £399 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.70% -17.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.77% +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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 112 114 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 33.73% 25.28% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 70 56
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £280 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £36.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Gloucestershire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Gloucestershire

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +15 20 £399 -16.10%
Retail Banking
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 37 (100.00%) Banking
1 37 (100.00%) Retail
2 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
5 13 (35.14%) Scrum
6 12 (32.43%) Defect Management
7 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.92%) Migration
8 7 (18.92%) Financial Institution
9 6 (16.22%) Workflow
10 5 (13.51%) ISEB
10 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
11 4 (10.81%) JIRA
11 4 (10.81%) Statistics
12 3 (8.11%) ATM
12 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
13 2 (5.41%) Regulatory Compliance
13 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
13 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
13 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
13 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (5.41%) BPMN
13 2 (5.41%) Test Management
13 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
13 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
13 2 (5.41%) Use Case
13 2 (5.41%) Microsoft

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
General
1 37 (100.00%) Banking
1 37 (100.00%) Retail
2 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Test Manager
2 15 (40.54%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Programme Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Test Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Test Programme Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Finance Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Fraud Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
4 12 (32.43%) Defect Management
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Workflow
8 4 (10.81%) Statistics
9 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.41%) BPEL
10 2 (5.41%) BPMN
10 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.41%) Test Management
10 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (5.41%) UML
10 2 (5.41%) Use Case
10 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Unisys