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 23 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 23 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.10% 0.84% 0.22%
As % of the General category 20.72% 3.64% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £273 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.26% -34.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.18% -  
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 111 110 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 34.26% 23.11% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 72 65
Median daily rate £350 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.90 £44.77
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 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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +7 13 £263 -3.66%
Cirencester - 1 £225 -
Retail Banking
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 46 (100.00%) Banking
1 46 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 19 (41.30%) Finance
5 17 (36.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (30.43%) Migration
7 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (21.74%) Scenario Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Scrum
9 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.22%) Test Planning
10 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
10 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
10 7 (15.22%) Workflow
10 7 (15.22%) ISEB
11 6 (13.04%) UML
11 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 6 (13.04%) BPMN
11 6 (13.04%) Use Case
11 6 (13.04%) BPEL
11 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
12 5 (10.87%) JIRA
12 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (8.70%) Statistics
13 4 (8.70%) Spanish Language
13 4 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
14 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.17%) DataStage
1 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.17%) VersionOne
General
1 46 (100.00%) Banking
1 46 (100.00%) Retail
2 19 (41.30%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Spanish Language
4 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Test Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Test Manager
4 9 (19.57%) Banking Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Programme Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Programme Test Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Test Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Test Programme Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum Master
8 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Programme Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Test Scripting
3 17 (36.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (30.43%) Migration
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.74%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
8 7 (15.22%) Test Planning
8 7 (15.22%) Workflow
9 6 (13.04%) BPEL
9 6 (13.04%) BPMN
9 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.04%) UML
9 6 (13.04%) Use Case
9 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.70%) Statistics
11 4 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
12 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ISEB
1 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Citrix
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.17%) Unisys