Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 307 340
Rank change year-on-year -69 +33 -13
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 13 68 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.077% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.25% 1.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 40 6
South East median daily rate £500 £428 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.96% +10.32% +17.42%
10th Percentile £422 £339 £194
90th Percentile £595 £528 £413
England median daily rate £500 £450 £451
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.11% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £12.75 - -
England median hourly rate £12.75 - -

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,199 5,846 5,321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.97% 34.82% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,958 3,213 2,991
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 192 225
South East median hourly rate £26.83 £20.13 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.29% -21.08% +13.33%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £45.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.60 £23.68
% change year-on-year -9.77% +12.33% -5.28%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the South East

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in the South East

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in the South East

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in the South East

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley -20 9 £500 -
Buckinghamshire -4 8 £500 -
Hampshire -33 2 £513 +45.18%
Surrey - 2 £550 -
Oxfordshire +18 1 £430 +16.08%
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Google
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) PaaS
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Automotive
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Go
5 3 (23.08%) OpenShift
5 3 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Appium
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) SAS
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (23.08%) OpenShift
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Appium
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Automotive
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Ruby Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Go
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Fiserv
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy