Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 112
Rank change year-on-year +13 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.56% 0.14% 0.052%
As % of the General category 1.56% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Reading median daily rate £363 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £314 £400 £406
90th Percentile £369 £400 £419
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £400 £406
% change year-on-year -9.38% -1.54% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 448 586 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.75% 39.86% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 257 366
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.55% +12.19%
10th Percentile £268 £214 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £548
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 10
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £22.35 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.07% -24.24% +47.50%
10th Percentile £10.64 £14.93 £13.00
90th Percentile £17.80 £37.18 £66.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Reading

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Economics
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) SAS
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Basel II
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) IFRS
2 6 (85.71%) IFRS 9
2 6 (85.71%) Numerate Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 6 (85.71%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (85.71%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Credit Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (85.71%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Credit Risk Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Economics
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) Basel II
1 6 (85.71%) IFRS
1 6 (85.71%) IFRS 9