The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
England / North West
Rank 112 126 112
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 19 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.83% 1.13%
As % of the General category 2.24% 2.52% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 33
Median daily rate £375 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £500
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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 850 1271 1292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.68% 33.12% 36.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 782 674
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 53 65
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.54 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.09% +25.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.85 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in the North West

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in the North West

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in the North West

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester +3 8 £331 -17.18% 3
Cheshire +23 7 £350 +4.94% 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 24 (100.00%) Banking
1 24 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (12.50%) Splunk
6 3 (12.50%) Office 365
6 3 (12.50%) Big Data
6 3 (12.50%) User Stories
6 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
6 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) MS Project
7 2 (8.33%) ISEB
7 2 (8.33%) PMO
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) MS Office

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (100.00%) Banking
1 24 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Dashboard Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Finance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 3 (12.50%) User Stories
4 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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