Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 19 August 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 West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 106 149
Rank change year-on-year -41 +43 -26
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 65 100 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.19% 1.82% 0.94%
As % of the General category 3.46% 5.54% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 77 50
South West median daily rate £438 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.45% -16.36%
10th Percentile £311 £250 £242
90th Percentile £589 £538 £488
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,877 1,806 1,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.31% 32.96% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,183 1,206 1,260
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £556 £553
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 57 115
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28% +5.41%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.77 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £52.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +8.51% +4.44%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the South West

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in the South West

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in the South West over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in the South West

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in the South West

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Bristol -10 29 £428 +25.00%
Gloucestershire -21 26 £438 +25.00% 3
Wiltshire +2 10 £550 +25.71%
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 West region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 60 (92.31%) Banking
2 47 (72.31%) Finance
3 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (33.85%) Teradata
6 16 (24.62%) DataStage
7 15 (23.08%) Migration
8 14 (21.54%) IBM InfoSphere
9 12 (18.46%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (10.77%) Project Management
10 7 (10.77%) ETL
10 7 (10.77%) SQL
10 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (9.23%) PMO
12 4 (6.15%) ISEB
12 4 (6.15%) IBM
12 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
12 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
12 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (4.62%) Target Operating Model
13 3 (4.62%) Performance Optimisation
13 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (4.62%) Big Data
13 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
13 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
13 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
13 3 (4.62%) Data Mapping
13 3 (4.62%) DataPower
13 3 (4.62%) ISTQB

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (3.08%) Confluence
1 2 (3.08%) SAS
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) npm
1 1 (1.54%) NuGet
1 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.54%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) DataStage
2 14 (21.54%) IBM InfoSphere
3 12 (18.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) JMeter
2 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 60 (92.31%) Banking
2 47 (72.31%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) DataStage Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Architect
4 7 (10.77%) ETL Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 6 (9.23%) PMO Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Banking Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Payments Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Business Data Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Business Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Lead Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) REST
1 2 (3.08%) Velocity
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) CSS3
2 1 (1.54%) DHTML
2 1 (1.54%) EJB
2 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) HTML5
2 1 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.54%) J2EE
2 1 (1.54%) JMS
2 1 (1.54%) JSP
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) React
2 1 (1.54%) RESTful
2 1 (1.54%) SOAP
2 1 (1.54%) Spring
2 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.62%) DataPower
2 1 (1.54%) Fintech
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (23.08%) Migration
4 7 (10.77%) ETL
4 7 (10.77%) Project Management
5 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (4.62%) Change Management
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.62%) Data Mapping
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.62%) Scrum
6 3 (4.62%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.08%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 2 (3.08%) Defect Management
7 2 (3.08%) Personalization
7 2 (3.08%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) ISEB
2 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) PMO
2 2 (3.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) COBIT
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) GAAP
3 1 (1.54%) PSD2
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Grafana
1 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Teradata
2 4 (6.15%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Planview
4 1 (1.54%) Splunk
4 1 (1.54%) Veracode