The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 267 275 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.23% 24.95% 26.09%
As % of the General category 44.95% 44.43% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 96 109
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £244 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Banking
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
594 619 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 49.46% 56.17% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 243 353
Average daily rate £441 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £259 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 11
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Edinburgh region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Edinburgh region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 254 (50.00%) Finance
2 150 (29.53%) Retail
3 133 (26.18%) Retail Banking
4 102 (20.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (14.76%) Migration
6 70 (13.78%) Project Management
7 41 (8.07%) Windows
7 41 (8.07%) Microsoft
8 40 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (7.87%) Oracle
9 39 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (6.89%) Investment Banking
10 35 (6.89%) Business Analysis
11 31 (6.10%) SQL
12 26 (5.12%) SAS
12 26 (5.12%) UNIX
12 26 (5.12%) Asset Management
13 24 (4.72%) Mainframe
14 23 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (4.53%) WebSphere
15 22 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (3.94%) IBM
16 20 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (3.54%) Fund Accounting
17 18 (3.54%) Active Directory
18 17 (3.35%) MS Excel
18 17 (3.35%) MS Office
18 17 (3.35%) Data Migration
18 17 (3.35%) Marketing
19 16 (3.15%) Credit Risk

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.12%) SAS
2 23 (4.53%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.77%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.38%) CMS
5 6 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.59%) TeamSite
7 3 (0.59%) CICS
8 2 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.39%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.20%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.20%) Apache
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (3.35%) MS Office
1 17 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.17%) MS Project
3 9 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.59%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.38%) ATM
1 7 (1.38%) SAN
1 7 (1.38%) Firewall
2 5 (0.98%) HTTP
3 3 (0.59%) NAS
3 3 (0.59%) Intranet
3 3 (0.59%) Internet
4 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) VPN
5 1 (0.20%) SNA
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.20%) FTP
5 1 (0.20%) MPLS
5 1 (0.20%) Telnet
5 1 (0.20%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 7 (1.38%) Cognos Report Studio
3 7 (1.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 7 (1.38%) Cognos Transformer
4 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.98%) DB2
5 5 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.59%) PowerCenter
6 3 (0.59%) QlikView
6 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.39%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.39%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.20%) ProC
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
3 1 (0.20%) Introscope
3 1 (0.20%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.20%) FxCop
3 1 (0.20%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.20%) T4 Templates
3 1 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
General
1 254 (50.00%) Finance
2 150 (29.53%) Retail
3 133 (26.18%) Retail Banking
4 35 (6.89%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.35%) Marketing
6 10 (1.97%) International Banking
7 8 (1.57%) Publishing
8 4 (0.79%) Legal
8 4 (0.79%) Advertising
9 3 (0.59%) Front Office
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 133 (26.18%) Analyst
2 103 (20.28%) Project Manager
3 58 (11.42%) Business Analyst
4 46 (9.06%) Architect
4 46 (9.06%) Developer
5 28 (5.51%) Programme Manager
5 28 (5.51%) Senior Manager
6 23 (4.53%) Senior Project Manager
6 23 (4.53%) Consultant
7 20 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (3.94%) Banking Business Analyst
8 15 (2.95%) Administrator
8 15 (2.95%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (2.56%) Designer
10 12 (2.36%) Junior
11 11 (2.17%) Test Analyst
11 11 (2.17%) Solutions Designer
11 11 (2.17%) Senior Architect
12 10 (1.97%) Data Analyst
13 9 (1.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.77%) HTML
1 9 (1.77%) CSS
1 9 (1.77%) Middleware
2 8 (1.57%) Application Packaging
2 8 (1.57%) .NET
3 7 (1.38%) Web Services
3 7 (1.38%) jQuery
4 5 (0.98%) HTML5
4 5 (0.98%) CSS3
5 4 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.59%) XML
6 3 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (0.59%) Java EE
7 2 (0.39%) YUI
7 2 (0.39%) Backbone.js
7 2 (0.39%) JSP
7 2 (0.39%) J2EE
7 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.72%) Mainframe
3 16 (3.15%) Credit Risk
4 15 (2.95%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.38%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.38%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.18%) Derivative
6 6 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.18%) Replication
7 5 (0.98%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.79%) PKI
9 3 (0.59%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.59%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.59%) SCORM
9 3 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (0.59%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.59%) User Experience
10 2 (0.39%) DataPower
10 2 (0.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.07%) Windows
2 26 (5.12%) UNIX
3 20 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.56%) Linux
4 13 (2.56%) Windows 2000
5 11 (2.17%) AIX
6 10 (1.97%) Solaris
6 10 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.97%) Android
6 10 (1.97%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.57%) zOS
8 6 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.98%) HPUX
10 2 (0.39%) SUSE
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (20.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 75 (14.76%) Migration
3 70 (13.78%) Project Management
4 35 (6.89%) Business Analysis
5 26 (5.12%) Asset Management
6 23 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (3.54%) Fund Accounting
9 17 (3.35%) Data Migration
10 16 (3.15%) Change Control
10 16 (3.15%) PRINCE2
11 14 (2.76%) Change Management
11 14 (2.76%) Supplier Management
11 14 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (2.56%) Coaching
12 13 (2.56%) Data Management
13 12 (2.36%) Test Scripting
14 11 (2.17%) Campaign Management
15 10 (1.97%) People Management
15 10 (1.97%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.10%) SQL
2 13 (2.56%) VBA
3 10 (1.97%) Java
4 9 (1.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.79%) Perl
5 4 (0.79%) C#
5 4 (0.79%) VBScript
6 3 (0.59%) VB
7 2 (0.39%) Python
7 2 (0.39%) Korn
7 2 (0.39%) SAS Macro
7 2 (0.39%) C-shell
7 2 (0.39%) C++
7 2 (0.39%) PHP
7 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.39%) JCL
7 2 (0.39%) C
8 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.20%) COBOL
8 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (1.97%) ISEB
1 10 (1.97%) Degree
2 4 (0.79%) HNC
2 4 (0.79%) HND
3 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.39%) ACCA
4 2 (0.39%) CIMA
5 1 (0.20%) CCAB
5 1 (0.20%) MBA
5 1 (0.20%) CISSP
5 1 (0.20%) IIBA
5 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PMP
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.77%) QA
3 6 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.79%) SLA
5 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.39%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
6 2 (0.39%) EMIR
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) FINREP
System Software
1 18 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.59%) SRDF
4 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.59%) ACF2
4 3 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (0.59%) MetaFrame
5 2 (0.39%) RACF
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.59%) CA LISA
2 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.59%) SCCM
2 3 (0.59%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.39%) SCOM
3 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.39%) nmon
4 1 (0.20%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.20%) Legato
Vendors
1 41 (8.07%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.87%) Oracle
3 20 (3.94%) IBM
4 15 (2.95%) Teradata
5 13 (2.56%) HP
6 12 (2.36%) Citrix
7 11 (2.17%) Altiris
7 11 (2.17%) Informatica
8 8 (1.57%) Unica
8 8 (1.57%) CA
9 7 (1.38%) Cognos
9 7 (1.38%) VMware
10 5 (0.98%) EMC
10 5 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.79%) LANDesk
11 4 (0.79%) BI-SAM
11 4 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.59%) Chordiant
12 3 (0.59%) Trillium
12 3 (0.59%) Cisco
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