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 3 months to 24 April 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 58
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the General category - 1.23% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £405 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +125.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 135 162 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 24.24% 29.94% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 116 72
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £299 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +61.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.64 £13.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £61.20 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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