Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 231 206
Rank change year-on-year -19 -25 +26
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 478 480 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.03% 1.07% 1.19%
As % of the General category 2.23% 2.48% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 340 378
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -1.96%
10th Percentile £350 £337 £331
90th Percentile £663 £675 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £70.00
England median hourly rate - - £70.00

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21401 19387 22047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.30% 43.17% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15482 13926 15634
London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £664
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 201 242
London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.92% +14.32%
10th Percentile £13.74 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £56.87 £52.17
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year +0.48% +0.60% +13.60%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in London

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in London

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in London

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in London

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +23 108 £475 -5.00% 5
East London -15 7 £575 +48.39%
West London -11 1 £513 +36.67%
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 382 (79.92%) Banking
2 210 (43.93%) Finance
3 180 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (17.99%) Java
5 78 (16.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (14.85%) Scrum
7 66 (13.81%) SQL
8 63 (13.18%) Ansible
9 56 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
10 54 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 48 (10.04%) User Experience
11 48 (10.04%) Wealth Management
11 48 (10.04%) TDD
12 44 (9.21%) Puppet
13 43 (9.00%) Windows
14 42 (8.79%) Oracle
14 42 (8.79%) Private Banking
14 42 (8.79%) DevOps
15 41 (8.58%) Business Analysis
15 41 (8.58%) Linux
15 41 (8.58%) Project Management
15 41 (8.58%) Migration
16 40 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
17 39 (8.16%) Microsoft
18 37 (7.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 35 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (7.11%) Investment Banking
21 33 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (6.69%) NoSQL
22 32 (6.69%) JIRA

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (6.49%) WebLogic
2 30 (6.28%) OpenStack
2 30 (6.28%) Tomcat
2 30 (6.28%) WebSphere
3 20 (4.18%) Confluence
4 17 (3.56%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.93%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (2.51%) JBoss
7 10 (2.09%) nginx
7 10 (2.09%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.46%) SAS
10 6 (1.26%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.84%) CMS
12 3 (0.63%) Apache
13 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.42%) Mule
13 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.14%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (2.72%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (1.67%) InVision
4 8 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.21%) InDesign
7 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.77%) Temenos T24
2 10 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.05%) Eikon
4 4 (0.84%) RMDS
5 2 (0.42%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.42%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.21%) Actimize
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.21%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Relativity
6 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 56 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.51%) npm
3 12 (2.51%) PaaS
4 10 (2.09%) Office 365
5 9 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (1.88%) Yammer
6 8 (1.67%) SaaS
7 6 (1.26%) GitHub
8 5 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.84%) Serverless
10 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.63%) CloudBees
11 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.42%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (1.26%) VPN
2 5 (1.05%) SMS
3 4 (0.84%) HTTP
3 4 (0.84%) Internet
4 3 (0.63%) DNS
4 3 (0.63%) LAN
4 3 (0.63%) MPLS
4 3 (0.63%) SAN
4 3 (0.63%) VPLS
5 2 (0.42%) ATM
5 2 (0.42%) DMZ
5 2 (0.42%) NAS
5 2 (0.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.21%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) WAN
6 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.69%) NoSQL
2 30 (6.28%) MySQL
2 30 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 18 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.14%) Big Data
6 10 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.67%) QlikView
9 7 (1.46%) PowerPivot
9 7 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.05%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.84%) MS Access
12 4 (0.84%) OLAP
12 4 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (6.69%) JIRA
2 30 (6.28%) MSTest
2 30 (6.28%) NUnit
3 28 (5.86%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.81%) Selenium
5 19 (3.97%) Git (software)
6 18 (3.77%) Axure RP
7 12 (2.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 12 (2.51%) Jasmine
7 12 (2.51%) Maven
8 10 (2.09%) CircleCI
8 10 (2.09%) Gradle
8 10 (2.09%) gulp
8 10 (2.09%) IBM UrbanCode
8 10 (2.09%) Travis CI
9 9 (1.88%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.26%) Appium
10 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.84%) Calabash
11 4 (0.84%) webpack
General
1 382 (79.92%) Banking
2 210 (43.93%) Finance
3 42 (8.79%) Private Banking
4 34 (7.11%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.77%) Retail
6 9 (1.88%) Front Office
7 7 (1.46%) Law
7 7 (1.46%) Legal
7 7 (1.46%) Marketing
8 6 (1.26%) Publishing
9 5 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.84%) Back Office
11 3 (0.63%) International Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Retail Finance
12 2 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 148 (30.96%) Analyst
2 92 (19.25%) Developer
3 86 (17.99%) Business Analyst
4 63 (13.18%) Banking Analyst
5 48 (10.04%) Java Developer
6 35 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 31 (6.49%) Banking Business Analyst
8 27 (5.65%) Test Analyst
9 25 (5.23%) Architect
10 23 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (3.56%) IT Manager
11 17 (3.56%) Test Manager
12 16 (3.35%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
13 14 (2.93%) Banking Project Manager
13 14 (2.93%) IT Project Manager
14 13 (2.72%) Programme Manager
14 13 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
15 12 (2.51%) Angular Developer
15 12 (2.51%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.02%) CSS
2 23 (4.81%) HTML
3 20 (4.18%) AngularJS
4 19 (3.97%) HTML5
5 17 (3.56%) Web Services
6 16 (3.35%) CSS3
7 12 (2.51%) Node.js
7 12 (2.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (2.30%) Spring
9 9 (1.88%) RESTful
9 9 (1.88%) Spring Boot
10 8 (1.67%) J2EE
11 7 (1.46%) React
12 6 (1.26%) XML
13 5 (1.05%) MDX
13 5 (1.05%) Redux
14 4 (0.84%) Express
14 4 (0.84%) OAuth
14 4 (0.84%) OpenID
14 4 (0.84%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.04%) User Experience
2 33 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.97%) Mobile Banking
4 14 (2.93%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.46%) BYOD
7 7 (1.46%) Fintech
7 7 (1.46%) SWIFT
8 6 (1.26%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.26%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.26%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.63%) Derivative
10 3 (0.63%) iPhone
10 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.63%) Social Media
11 2 (0.42%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.00%) Windows
2 41 (8.58%) Linux
3 24 (5.02%) Unix
4 14 (2.93%) Android
5 9 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.26%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.21%) OS/400
11 1 (0.21%) SUSE
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (16.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (14.85%) Scrum
4 48 (10.04%) TDD
4 48 (10.04%) Wealth Management
5 42 (8.79%) DevOps
6 41 (8.58%) Business Analysis
6 41 (8.58%) Migration
6 41 (8.58%) Project Management
7 37 (7.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 35 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (6.69%) OO
10 31 (6.49%) Test Automation
10 31 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (6.07%) Test Scripting
11 29 (6.07%) User Stories
12 21 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (4.39%) SDLC
13 18 (3.77%) Waterfall
14 17 (3.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 86 (17.99%) Java
2 66 (13.81%) SQL
3 32 (6.69%) Python
4 28 (5.86%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.60%) Shell Script
6 11 (2.30%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.09%) Groovy
8 8 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.46%) C#
9 7 (1.46%) ES6
9 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.26%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.26%) VBA
11 5 (1.05%) C
11 5 (1.05%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.84%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.84%) VB
13 3 (0.63%) C++
13 3 (0.63%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (5.86%) ISEB
2 17 (3.56%) Degree
3 9 (1.88%) AWS Certification
4 8 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.05%) CISM
5 5 (1.05%) CISSP
6 3 (0.63%) CCA
7 2 (0.42%) CISA
7 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.21%) CIMA
8 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.21%) RHCE
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.02%) GDPR
2 14 (2.93%) QA
3 12 (2.51%) PSD2
4 8 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.67%) MiFID
4 8 (1.67%) PMO
5 6 (1.26%) IFRS
6 4 (0.84%) IFRS 9
6 4 (0.84%) SEPA
6 4 (0.84%) SLA
7 2 (0.42%) Basel III
7 2 (0.42%) FATCA
8 1 (0.21%) Basel II
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (3.77%) Docker
2 10 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.05%) OpenAM
3 5 (1.05%) OpenDJ
4 4 (0.84%) OpenIDM
4 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.63%) HDFS
5 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 63 (13.18%) Ansible
2 44 (9.21%) Puppet
3 40 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.30%) Terraform
5 3 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.42%) SCCM
7 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (8.79%) Oracle
2 39 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.18%) Adobe
4 15 (3.14%) Temenos
5 11 (2.30%) HP
6 9 (1.88%) Bloomberg
6 9 (1.88%) Reuters
6 9 (1.88%) Splunk
7 8 (1.67%) Cisco
7 8 (1.67%) IBM
8 7 (1.46%) Citrix
8 7 (1.46%) SAP
8 7 (1.46%) Tableau
9 6 (1.26%) Lotus
9 6 (1.26%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.26%) VMware
10 5 (1.05%) CyberArk
10 5 (1.05%) ForgeRock
10 5 (1.05%) McAfee
10 5 (1.05%) Teradata