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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
England / London
Rank 285 284 234
Rank change year-on-year -1 -50  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 115 146 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.66% 0.86%
As % of the General category 1.32% 1.48% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 92 127
Median daily rate £525 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £363 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.50% +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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8717 9839 9667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.78% 44.62% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6111 7129 6821
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 105 116
Median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +19.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £55.00 £53.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
City of London +22 31 £569 +30.00% 6
Canary Wharf -4 1 £290 -42.00%
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 269 (100.00%) Banking
1 269 (100.00%) Retail
2 121 (44.98%) Finance
3 71 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (15.99%) SQL
6 42 (15.61%) Java
7 37 (13.75%) Windows
8 35 (13.01%) Project Management
8 35 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (10.41%) Wealth Management
10 27 (10.04%) Investment Banking
11 26 (9.67%) MS Excel
11 26 (9.67%) C#
12 25 (9.29%) Risk Management
12 25 (9.29%) Degree
13 24 (8.92%) Investment Management
13 24 (8.92%) Hadoop
13 24 (8.92%) Microsoft
14 23 (8.55%) Big Data
15 22 (8.18%) Analytics
15 22 (8.18%) SQL Server
16 20 (7.43%) MS Office
16 20 (7.43%) JavaScript
16 20 (7.43%) Migration
16 20 (7.43%) Jenkins
16 20 (7.43%) Corporate Banking
17 19 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (7.06%) Advertising
17 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis

Retail Banking
Top Related 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 15 (5.58%) Apache Pig
2 13 (4.83%) IBM Notes
3 11 (4.09%) SAS
4 7 (2.60%) JBoss
5 5 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.49%) Apache
6 4 (1.49%) Confluence
6 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.12%) CMS
8 2 (0.74%) IIS
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.43%) MS Office
3 5 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.12%) MS Project
6 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.37%) HipChat
7 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (5.20%) Eikon
2 5 (1.86%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.74%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.37%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.20%) Internet
2 4 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (1.49%) Firewall
2 4 (1.49%) VPN
3 3 (1.12%) Network Security
3 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) ATM
4 1 (0.37%) FCoE
4 1 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) Multicast
4 1 (0.37%) NAS
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.92%) Hadoop
2 23 (8.55%) Big Data
3 22 (8.18%) SQL Server
4 19 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (6.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (5.95%) QlikView
7 15 (5.58%) Apache Hive
7 15 (5.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 15 (5.58%) Snowflake Schema
7 15 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.37%) HBase
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.37%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 20 (7.43%) Jenkins
2 18 (6.69%) Selenium
3 12 (4.46%) JIRA
4 7 (2.60%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.60%) JUnit
4 7 (2.60%) Maven
5 5 (1.86%) HP UFT
5 5 (1.86%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (1.86%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.49%) Axure RP
6 4 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.49%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.49%) Mocha
6 4 (1.49%) Subversion
7 3 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.74%) Ant
8 2 (0.74%) JMeter
8 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 269 (100.00%) Banking
1 269 (100.00%) Retail
2 121 (44.98%) Finance
3 27 (10.04%) Investment Banking
4 20 (7.43%) Corporate Banking
5 19 (7.06%) Advertising
6 13 (4.83%) Law
7 12 (4.46%) Private Banking
8 6 (2.23%) Legal
9 4 (1.49%) Front Office
9 4 (1.49%) Marketing
10 3 (1.12%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Back Office
11 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) International Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (21.56%) Analyst
1 58 (21.56%) Developer
2 32 (11.90%) Business Analyst
3 28 (10.41%) Project Manager
4 23 (8.55%) Banking Analyst
5 22 (8.18%) Java Developer
6 15 (5.58%) Programme Manager
7 13 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (4.83%) Senior Manager
8 12 (4.46%) Architect
8 12 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (4.46%) Test Manager
9 11 (4.09%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.72%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 10 (3.72%) Deskside Support
10 10 (3.72%) Desktop Support
10 10 (3.72%) Service Desk Support
11 9 (3.35%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
11 9 (3.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.95%) Spring
2 15 (5.58%) HTML
3 14 (5.20%) CSS
4 10 (3.72%) CSS3
4 10 (3.72%) Spring Boot
5 9 (3.35%) HTML5
6 8 (2.97%) J2EE
6 8 (2.97%) REST
6 8 (2.97%) SOAP
7 7 (2.60%) XML
8 6 (2.23%) .NET
8 6 (2.23%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.23%) Web Services
9 4 (1.49%) Apache Sling
9 4 (1.49%) Node.js
9 4 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (0.74%) D3.js
11 2 (0.74%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (0.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.32%) User Experience
4 14 (5.20%) Blackberry
5 11 (4.09%) iPad
6 10 (3.72%) iPhone
7 8 (2.97%) Mobile Banking
8 7 (2.60%) Online Banking
9 5 (1.86%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.86%) Social Media
10 4 (1.49%) BYOD
10 4 (1.49%) Equities
10 4 (1.49%) Fintech
10 4 (1.49%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.12%) PMI
11 3 (1.12%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.75%) Windows
2 16 (5.95%) Windows 7
3 15 (5.58%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.72%) Windows XP
5 8 (2.97%) Unix
6 7 (2.60%) Linux
7 4 (1.49%) Android
7 4 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (13.01%) Project Management
4 28 (10.41%) Wealth Management
5 25 (9.29%) Risk Management
6 24 (8.92%) Investment Management
7 22 (8.18%) Analytics
8 20 (7.43%) Migration
9 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis
10 18 (6.69%) Scrum
11 15 (5.58%) TDD
11 15 (5.58%) Visualisation
12 12 (4.46%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (4.46%) Test Scripting
13 11 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.09%) Microservices
13 11 (4.09%) Waterfall
14 10 (3.72%) PRINCE2
14 10 (3.72%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.99%) SQL
2 42 (15.61%) Java
3 26 (9.67%) C#
4 20 (7.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.69%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.95%) Scala
6 16 (5.95%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.23%) Perl
7 6 (2.23%) Python
8 4 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.49%) C
8 4 (1.49%) ES6
9 3 (1.12%) Ruby
9 3 (1.12%) VBA
10 2 (0.74%) C++
10 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) RPG
11 1 (0.37%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (9.29%) Degree
2 7 (2.60%) SAS Certification
3 5 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.12%) CISSP
5 3 (1.12%) PMP
6 2 (0.74%) ACCA
6 2 (0.74%) CIMA
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.74%) CISM
7 1 (0.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.37%) CCNP
7 1 (0.37%) CCSP
7 1 (0.37%) CRISC
7 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ISEB
7 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.58%) PMO
2 5 (1.86%) QA
3 4 (1.49%) IFRS
3 4 (1.49%) IFRS 9
3 4 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.12%) MiFID
5 2 (0.74%) Basel III
5 2 (0.74%) FATCA
5 2 (0.74%) GDPR
5 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.37%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (3.35%) Docker
2 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) KVM
3 1 (0.37%) NFS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.37%) SRDF
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.23%) Terraform
2 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.49%) Puppet
3 3 (1.12%) Ansible
3 3 (1.12%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.37%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.37%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (8.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.58%) Cloudera
2 15 (5.58%) Hortonworks
3 14 (5.20%) Adobe
3 14 (5.20%) Bloomberg
3 14 (5.20%) Reuters
4 13 (4.83%) Lotus
5 12 (4.46%) Oracle
6 10 (3.72%) Splunk
7 5 (1.86%) Cisco
8 4 (1.49%) Citrix
8 4 (1.49%) IBM
8 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.12%) Teradata
10 2 (0.74%) FNZ
10 2 (0.74%) Temenos
11 1 (0.37%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.37%) EMC
11 1 (0.37%) Intel
11 1 (0.37%) Misys
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