Period
to 17 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 149 122
Rank change year-on-year +19 -27 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 17 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.60% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the General category 2.35% 0.69% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Manchester median daily rate £438 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +11.03% -9.38%
10th Percentile £413 £360 £215
90th Percentile £717 £450 £441
North West median daily rate £483 £403 £425
% change year-on-year +19.94% -5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 724 868 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.49% 26.89% 33.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 532 518
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £269 £213
90th Percentile £589 £575 £588
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 29
Manchester median hourly rate £22.75 £22.25 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.25% +60.53% -4.41%
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.75 £11.67
90th Percentile £43.25 £38.75 £39.75
North West median hourly rate £23.00 £20.22 £22.90
% change year-on-year +13.75% -11.70% -14.65%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Manchester

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Manchester

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Manchester

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 15 (88.24%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (17.65%) KYC
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Private Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.76%) Data Development
8 1 (5.88%) Due Diligence
8 1 (5.88%) Architecture Roadmap
8 1 (5.88%) Fintech
8 1 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (5.88%) PMO
8 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
8 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Confluence
8 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.88%) BDD
8 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 15 (88.24%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Private Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Access Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Access VBA Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) AML Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (5.88%) CIO
4 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 3 (17.65%) KYC
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Data Development
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft