Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - +104 -31
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.67% - 0.32%
As % of the General category 3.40% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
South Wales median daily rate £351 - £293
10th Percentile £348 - £207
90th Percentile £391 - £379
Wales median daily rate £351 £375 £293
% change year-on-year -6.40% +28.21% -31.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 206 243 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.71% 22.27% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 193 247
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £129 £182 £223
90th Percentile £520 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +205.56% -14.29% +29.23%
10th Percentile £23.70 £11.02 £10.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £45.85 £48.16
Wales median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +57.89% -9.52% +22.74%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in South Wales

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in South Wales

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in South Wales

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Cardiff - 7 £351 -
Retail Banking
Wales

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

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Test Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing