Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 29 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 26.85% 16.97% 17.58%
As % of the General category 40.85% 27.82% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 44
Halifax median daily rate £405 £356 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.76% +0.85% -16.94%
10th Percentile £309 £258 £259
90th Percentile £483 £457 £469
West Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £403 £356
% change year-on-year +5.09% +13.06% -13.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Halifax with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 71 133 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 65.74% 61.01% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 115 169
Halifax median daily rate £398 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +12.36% -13.17%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £259
90th Percentile £488 £456 £473
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Halifax median hourly rate - - £16.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Halifax

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Halifax

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Halifax over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Halifax

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 22 (75.86%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Retail
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) Presales
8 2 (6.90%) DataPower
8 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (6.90%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) High Availability
8 2 (6.90%) GDPR
8 2 (6.90%) SQL
8 2 (6.90%) J2EE
8 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (6.90%) JDBC
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 2 (6.90%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 2 (6.90%) JMS

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (6.90%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) npm
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) SSH
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CircleCI
1 1 (3.45%) Gradle
1 1 (3.45%) gulp
1 1 (3.45%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 22 (75.86%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Banking Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Business Integration Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Portal Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) JDBC
1 2 (6.90%) JMS
1 2 (6.90%) REST
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) DataPower
2 2 (6.90%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.45%) Robotics
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Presales
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (6.90%) Test Management
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Groovy
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GDPR
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft