Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 18 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 102 94
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 9 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.75% 0.14% 1.02%
As % of the General category 3.73% 0.65% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 14
Wales median daily rate £351 £331 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +79.05% -63.00%
UK median daily rate £439 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £70.00

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 241 307 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.18% 21.71% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 241 306
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.97% -3.00%
10th Percentile £161 £221 £213
90th Percentile £539 £550 £475
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 13
Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -19.84% -11.29%
10th Percentile £11.14 £10.72 £11.41
90th Percentile £56.50 £70.15 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Wales

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Wales

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Wales

Retail Banking
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
South Wales +19 9 £351 +22.09%
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) Data Management
7 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Business Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft