Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 78 147
Rank change year-on-year -93 +69 +20
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 60 136 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.95% 2.43% 1.07%
As % of the General category 3.09% 7.18% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 112 53
South West median daily rate £453 £348 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.29% -14.20% +0.62%
10th Percentile £308 £255 £250
90th Percentile £675 £488 £558
England median daily rate £477 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +2.86%
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 1,944 1,894 1,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.94% 33.88% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,265 1,274 1,226
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £295 £256 £241
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 66 90
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.57% +0.72% -10.90%
10th Percentile £16.50 £13.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.88 £49.30
England median hourly rate £24.31 £25.50 £24.41
% change year-on-year -4.69% +4.47% -1.77%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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
Wiltshire -10 22 £550 -8.33% 3
Gloucestershire -36 22 £438 +34.62% 1
Bristol -48 16 £448 +27.93% 2
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 54 (90.00%) Banking
2 31 (51.67%) Finance
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (25.00%) Teradata
5 12 (20.00%) DataStage
5 12 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 8 (13.33%) Migration
7 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (11.67%) ETL
8 6 (10.00%) Web Services
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 5 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (8.33%) Microservices
9 5 (8.33%) IBM
9 5 (8.33%) SQL
10 4 (6.67%) ISEB
10 4 (6.67%) Linux
10 4 (6.67%) UML
10 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.67%) .NET
10 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.67%) User Experience
10 4 (6.67%) Analytics
10 4 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
11 3 (5.00%) PMO
11 3 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
11 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.00%) HTML5
11 3 (5.00%) REST

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 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.33%) Apigee
2 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.33%) IaaS
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
2 2 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) npm
3 1 (1.67%) NuGet
3 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.67%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) DataStage
1 12 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.67%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.33%) gulp
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.67%) WebStorm
General
1 54 (90.00%) Banking
2 31 (51.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) DataStage Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Architect
5 8 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.67%) ETL Developer
7 6 (10.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Integration Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Payments Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Digital Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.00%) PMO Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Data Analyst
11 2 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (3.33%) Payments Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) HTML
3 3 (5.00%) HTML5
3 3 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (5.00%) REST
3 3 (5.00%) Sass
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) Material Design
4 2 (3.33%) Middleware
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 2 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (3.33%) React
4 2 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) JMS
5 1 (1.67%) Kafka
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) Velocity
5 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) User Experience
2 3 (5.00%) DataPower
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) MVS
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.33%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) ETL
5 6 (10.00%) DevOps
6 5 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (8.33%) Microservices
7 4 (6.67%) Analytics
7 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
7 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.67%) UML
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (5.00%) Scrum
8 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.33%) Coaching
9 2 (3.33%) Defect Management
9 2 (3.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) Python
3 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
2 1 (1.67%) PSD2
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.33%) Xen
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.33%) Terraform
2 1 (1.67%) Grafana
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Teradata
2 5 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.33%) Temenos
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.67%) BT
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
5 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.67%) Veracode