Period
to 12 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 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 > North of England
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 240 242
Rank change year-on-year +54 +2 -43
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 9 58 86
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North of England 0.19% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the General category 0.55% 1.60% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 46 73
Median daily rate £513 £455 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.76% +27.67% -16.24%
10th Percentile £444 £281 £264
90th Percentile £538 £563 £515
England median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £12.60 £12.75
% change year-on-year +177.78% -1.18% -

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 the North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,648 3,634 3,926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 34.27% 33.43% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 2,377 2,484
Median daily rate £432 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £613 £600 £567
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 162 178
Median hourly rate £20.79 £20.00 £17.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +14.58% +9.09%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.03 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £40.55 £43.00
Median hourly rate £27.32 £23.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year +18.76% +0.31% +8.16%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the North of England

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Retail Banking in the North of England.

Daily rate trend for Retail Banking in the North of England

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Retail Banking in the North of England.

Hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in the North of England

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Yorkshire +56 5 £513 +18.63%
North East +32 3 £456 +38.26%
North West +45 1 - - 1
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (33.33%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) iPhone
6 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (22.22%) Confluence
6 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
6 2 (22.22%) Apple
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) SAS
6 2 (22.22%) HTTPS

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) fastlane
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) Xcode
2 1 (11.11%) Appium
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) API Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Lineage
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) VMware