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 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 258 267
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 151 167 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.73% 0.78% 0.77%
As % of the General category 1.58% 1.77% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 126 118
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £330 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £663 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £70.00
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 9527 9416 10857
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.90% 44.05% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6834 6955 7826
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 105 118
Median hourly rate £22.25 £22.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.01 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.03 £45.75 £52.17
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 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 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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
City of London +6 34 £503 +3.07% 5
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 266 (100.00%) Banking
1 266 (100.00%) Retail
2 131 (49.25%) Finance
3 72 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (22.18%) Wealth Management
5 54 (20.30%) SQL
6 51 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (18.05%) Investment Banking
8 40 (15.04%) Java
9 33 (12.41%) Mobile Banking
10 29 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 28 (10.53%) Management Information System
12 27 (10.15%) Unix
13 26 (9.77%) Project Management
13 26 (9.77%) Scrum
13 26 (9.77%) Degree
14 21 (7.89%) Linux
15 20 (7.52%) Windows
15 20 (7.52%) Jenkins
16 19 (7.14%) Microsoft
16 19 (7.14%) DevOps
17 18 (6.77%) Oracle
17 18 (6.77%) JIRA
17 18 (6.77%) Private Banking
18 17 (6.39%) Spring
18 17 (6.39%) Migration
19 16 (6.02%) TDD
19 16 (6.02%) HTML
19 16 (6.02%) Selenium

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 14 (5.26%) JBoss
2 11 (4.14%) SAS
3 10 (3.76%) Confluence
4 9 (3.38%) CMS
5 8 (3.01%) Apache
6 6 (2.26%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.50%) Mule
9 3 (1.13%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.13%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.75%) CICS
10 2 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.88%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.02%) Temenos T24
2 6 (2.26%) Eikon
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.38%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.50%) GitHub
3 4 (1.50%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.50%) PaaS
4 3 (1.13%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.75%) Office 365
5 2 (0.75%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.01%) VPN
2 7 (2.63%) Internet
3 6 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.50%) DNS
4 4 (1.50%) Firewall
4 4 (1.50%) HTTP
5 3 (1.13%) Intranet
5 3 (1.13%) Skype
6 2 (0.75%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.75%) MPLS
6 2 (0.75%) SMS
6 2 (0.75%) SSL
6 2 (0.75%) VPLS
7 1 (0.38%) ATM
7 1 (0.38%) LAN
7 1 (0.38%) LDAP
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) SAN
7 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.38%) Big Data
4 8 (3.01%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.13%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.13%) MySQL
7 3 (1.13%) QlikView
7 3 (1.13%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.75%) DB2
8 2 (0.75%) OLTP
8 2 (0.75%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.75%) Squirro
9 1 (0.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (7.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (6.77%) JIRA
3 16 (6.02%) Selenium
4 12 (4.51%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.38%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.63%) Appium
6 7 (2.63%) Calabash
6 7 (2.63%) Mocha
7 5 (1.88%) Axure RP
7 5 (1.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (1.88%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.88%) Subversion
8 4 (1.50%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.50%) JUnit
8 4 (1.50%) Maven
8 4 (1.50%) webpack
9 3 (1.13%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.13%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.13%) JMeter
General
1 266 (100.00%) Banking
1 266 (100.00%) Retail
2 131 (49.25%) Finance
3 48 (18.05%) Investment Banking
4 18 (6.77%) Private Banking
5 9 (3.38%) Law
5 9 (3.38%) Legal
6 8 (3.01%) Advertising
6 8 (3.01%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (2.26%) Back Office
7 6 (2.26%) Front Office
8 5 (1.88%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.50%) Marketing
10 2 (0.75%) Billing
10 2 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.38%) International Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (25.94%) Analyst
2 48 (18.05%) Developer
3 30 (11.28%) Project Manager
4 27 (10.15%) Business Analyst
5 18 (6.77%) Banking Analyst
6 15 (5.64%) Java Developer
7 12 (4.51%) Senior Manager
7 12 (4.51%) Test Analyst
8 11 (4.14%) Consultant
8 11 (4.14%) Programme Manager
9 9 (3.38%) Architect
9 9 (3.38%) Banking Project Manager
9 9 (3.38%) IT Manager
10 8 (3.01%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (3.01%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (2.63%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (2.63%) Test Manager
12 6 (2.26%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.39%) Spring
2 16 (6.02%) AngularJS
2 16 (6.02%) HTML
3 15 (5.64%) CSS
4 14 (5.26%) Node.js
5 13 (4.89%) CSS3
6 10 (3.76%) HTML5
6 10 (3.76%) Spring Boot
6 10 (3.76%) XML
7 7 (2.63%) .NET
7 7 (2.63%) REST
7 7 (2.63%) RESTful
7 7 (2.63%) SOAP
7 7 (2.63%) Web Services
8 6 (2.26%) Java EE
9 5 (1.88%) D3.js
9 5 (1.88%) React Native
9 5 (1.88%) Semantic HTML
9 5 (1.88%) SVG
9 5 (1.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.41%) Mobile Banking
2 29 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.76%) User Experience
5 8 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.26%) BYOD
7 6 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.26%) Online Banking
7 6 (2.26%) Social Media
8 4 (1.50%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.13%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.13%) Derivative
9 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.13%) Fintech
9 3 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.13%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.15%) Unix
2 21 (7.89%) Linux
3 20 (7.52%) Windows
4 8 (3.01%) Android
4 8 (3.01%) Mac OS
5 6 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.13%) Solaris
8 2 (0.75%) SUSE
8 2 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.18%) Wealth Management
3 51 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (9.77%) Project Management
4 26 (9.77%) Scrum
5 19 (7.14%) DevOps
6 17 (6.39%) Migration
7 16 (6.02%) TDD
8 13 (4.89%) Analytics
8 13 (4.89%) Test Automation
8 13 (4.89%) Waterfall
9 12 (4.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 11 (4.14%) BDD
10 11 (4.14%) Business Analysis
10 11 (4.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (4.14%) Data Analysis
10 11 (4.14%) Investment Management
10 11 (4.14%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (4.14%) SDLC
11 10 (3.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.30%) SQL
2 40 (15.04%) Java
3 28 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.64%) Shell Script
5 10 (3.76%) C#
5 10 (3.76%) Perl
6 8 (3.01%) Ruby
7 7 (2.63%) ES6
7 7 (2.63%) Python
7 7 (2.63%) VBA
8 5 (1.88%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.50%) C
10 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.13%) Scala
11 2 (0.75%) PHP
11 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) C++
12 1 (0.38%) COBOL
12 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.88%) ISEB
3 4 (1.50%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.50%) PMP
3 4 (1.50%) SAS Certification
4 2 (0.75%) CISM
4 2 (0.75%) CISSP
4 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.38%) CCNP
5 1 (0.38%) CISA
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.38%) CRISC
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.26%) PMO
2 7 (2.63%) QA
3 5 (1.88%) MiFID
3 5 (1.88%) SLA
4 4 (1.50%) FATCA
5 3 (1.13%) GDPR
5 3 (1.13%) IFRS
5 3 (1.13%) IFRS 9
5 3 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.75%) Basel III
6 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.38%) Basel II
7 1 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.38%) SEPA
7 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (4.14%) Docker
2 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.75%) KVM
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.01%) Puppet
2 5 (1.88%) Ansible
2 5 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.75%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.75%) CFEngine
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.75%) Nagios
3 2 (0.75%) Terraform
4 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.38%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.77%) Oracle
3 12 (4.51%) Temenos
4 11 (4.14%) Splunk
5 10 (3.76%) Adobe
6 8 (3.01%) HP
7 6 (2.26%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.26%) Cisco
7 6 (2.26%) Citrix
7 6 (2.26%) Lotus
7 6 (2.26%) Reuters
8 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.13%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.13%) F5
8 3 (1.13%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.13%) IBM
8 3 (1.13%) Informatica
8 3 (1.13%) Remedy
9 2 (0.75%) FNZ
9 2 (0.75%) MobileIron
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