The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 34 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 8 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.13% - 2.68%
As % of the General category 4.79% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Median daily rate £450 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 - £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.22% +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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 167 138 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 44.53% 37.70% 50.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 98 170
Median daily rate £440 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.54% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.69% +18.18%  
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in Northamptonshire

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Northampton - 6 £425 -
Retail Banking
East Midlands

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) TestNG
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (20.00%) API Testing
6 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) CFEngine

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (20.00%) TestNG
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Strategy Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) API Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP