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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 622 255 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.59% 19.92% 26.29%
As % of the General category 56.80% 42.71% 48.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 99 122
Average daily rate
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£380 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
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
1095 597 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 67.93% 46.64% 54.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 315 250
Average daily rate £380 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £20.70 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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.

1 552 (50.60%) Finance
2 309 (28.32%) Retail
3 232 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 228 (20.90%) Retail Banking
5 172 (15.77%) Migration
6 108 (9.90%) SQL
7 102 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 101 (9.26%) Project Management
9 84 (7.70%) Data Warehouse
10 73 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (6.51%) Analytics
12 63 (5.77%) Business Analysis
13 60 (5.50%) Oracle
13 60 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
14 57 (5.22%) SAS
15 54 (4.95%) Data Analysis
15 54 (4.95%) Data Migration
16 53 (4.86%) Test Scripting
17 51 (4.67%) ETL
18 46 (4.22%) QA
19 45 (4.12%) Investment Banking
20 41 (3.76%) HP Quality Center
20 41 (3.76%) Target Operating Model
21 38 (3.48%) UNIX
22 36 (3.30%) ISEB
23 34 (3.12%) Test Management
23 34 (3.12%) Non-Functional Testing
23 34 (3.12%) Change Management
24 32 (2.93%) Risk Management
25 31 (2.84%) Data Modelling

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 57 (5.22%) SAS
2 21 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.64%) Lync
4 7 (0.64%) Apache
5 6 (0.55%) CICS
5 6 (0.55%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.37%) IIS
7 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.18%) FileNet
9 1 (0.092%) CMS
9 1 (0.092%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.092%) Node.js
9 1 (0.092%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.092%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.092%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.02%) MS Office
3 16 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.19%) MS Project
5 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.64%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.27%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.18%) Eikon
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.18%) Agresso
4 1 (0.092%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.092%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.092%) Investran
4 1 (0.092%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.092%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.092%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (0.27%) SaaS
4 2 (0.18%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.092%) PaaS
5 1 (0.092%) IaaS
5 1 (0.092%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.092%) Taleo
5 1 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.37%) Firewall
2 13 (1.19%) Intranet
3 11 (1.01%) ATM
4 10 (0.92%) Network Security
5 9 (0.82%) Internet
5 9 (0.82%) LAN
6 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.46%) DNS
7 5 (0.46%) WAN
8 4 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.27%) CTI
10 2 (0.18%) LDAP
10 2 (0.18%) MPLS
10 2 (0.18%) SSL
10 2 (0.18%) SAN
10 2 (0.18%) VPLS
11 1 (0.092%) Multicast
11 1 (0.092%) DMZ
11 1 (0.092%) DHCP
11 1 (0.092%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (7.70%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 15 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.10%) SQL Server
5 11 (1.01%) DB2
6 9 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 9 (0.82%) PowerCenter
6 9 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 8 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.55%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.46%) MySQL
11 4 (0.37%) MS Access
11 4 (0.37%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.37%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 3 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (1.37%) Selenium
2 8 (0.73%) ERwin
3 7 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.64%) WebDriver
4 5 (0.46%) CruiseControl
5 4 (0.37%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.27%) JIRA
6 3 (0.27%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.27%) MSI
7 2 (0.18%) Toad
7 2 (0.18%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.18%) JBehave
7 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.18%) Robotium
7 2 (0.18%) Robolectric
8 1 (0.092%) gulp
8 1 (0.092%) WebStorm
8 1 (0.092%) Calabash
8 1 (0.092%) Grunt
General
1 552 (50.60%) Finance
2 309 (28.32%) Retail
3 228 (20.90%) Retail Banking
4 45 (4.12%) Investment Banking
5 27 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.02%) Marketing
7 14 (1.28%) Back Office
8 10 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.73%) General Ledger
10 7 (0.64%) Law
11 4 (0.37%) Legal
11 4 (0.37%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.27%) Publishing
12 3 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.18%) International Banking
13 2 (0.18%) Advertising
13 2 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 403 (36.94%) Analyst
2 180 (16.50%) Business Analyst
3 172 (15.77%) Project Manager
4 85 (7.79%) Test Manager
5 83 (7.61%) Test Analyst
6 65 (5.96%) Developer
7 64 (5.87%) Banking Business Analyst
8 62 (5.68%) Architect
9 39 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
9 39 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
10 38 (3.48%) Senior Manager
11 36 (3.30%) Test Leader
12 33 (3.02%) Designer
13 32 (2.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 31 (2.84%) Data Analyst
15 26 (2.38%) Senior Test Analyst
16 25 (2.29%) PMO Analyst
17 24 (2.20%) Credit Risk Analyst
18 23 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
19 19 (1.74%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.47%) CSS
2 14 (1.28%) HTML
2 14 (1.28%) Middleware
3 12 (1.10%) XML
4 10 (0.92%) J2EE
4 10 (0.92%) HTML5
5 9 (0.82%) .NET
5 9 (0.82%) Spring
6 8 (0.73%) RESTful
7 6 (0.55%) Ajax
7 6 (0.55%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.55%) Struts
7 6 (0.55%) Web Services
8 5 (0.46%) JSP
8 5 (0.46%) Spring Web Flow
8 5 (0.46%) GWT
8 5 (0.46%) Spring MVC
8 5 (0.46%) Sass
8 5 (0.46%) LESS
9 4 (0.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (2.75%) Credit Risk
3 26 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 24 (2.20%) Mainframe
5 17 (1.56%) Data Integration
6 16 (1.47%) User Experience
7 11 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 9 (0.82%) Online Banking
9 7 (0.64%) Derivative
9 7 (0.64%) IVR
10 6 (0.55%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.46%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.37%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.37%) iSeries
12 4 (0.37%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.27%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.27%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 38 (3.48%) UNIX
2 24 (2.20%) Windows
3 13 (1.19%) Linux
4 7 (0.64%) Solaris
4 7 (0.64%) AIX
4 7 (0.64%) Android
5 6 (0.55%) zOS
5 6 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.27%) HPUX
9 2 (0.18%) OS/2
10 1 (0.092%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.092%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.092%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.092%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 172 (15.77%) Migration
3 102 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 101 (9.26%) Project Management
5 73 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (6.51%) Analytics
7 63 (5.77%) Business Analysis
8 54 (4.95%) Data Analysis
8 54 (4.95%) Data Migration
9 53 (4.86%) Test Scripting
10 51 (4.67%) ETL
11 41 (3.76%) Target Operating Model
12 34 (3.12%) Change Management
12 34 (3.12%) Test Management
12 34 (3.12%) Non-Functional Testing
13 32 (2.93%) Risk Management
14 31 (2.84%) Data Modelling
15 30 (2.75%) PRINCE2
16 23 (2.11%) ITIL
16 23 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 108 (9.90%) SQL
2 30 (2.75%) VBA
3 28 (2.57%) JavaScript
4 27 (2.47%) Java
5 15 (1.37%) Python
6 12 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 8 (0.73%) C
8 7 (0.64%) Perl
8 7 (0.64%) PHP
9 6 (0.55%) C#
9 6 (0.55%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.46%) COBOL
10 5 (0.46%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.37%) VBScript
12 3 (0.27%) VB
12 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.18%) REXX
13 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.092%) R
14 1 (0.092%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 36 (3.30%) ISEB
2 23 (2.11%) ISTQB
3 19 (1.74%) Degree
4 17 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.64%) CISSP
7 6 (0.55%) ACCA
7 6 (0.55%) CISM
7 6 (0.55%) CIMA
7 6 (0.55%) MBA
7 6 (0.55%) CISMP
8 3 (0.27%) CISA
9 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.18%) QiCA
9 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.092%) APMP
10 1 (0.092%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.092%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.22%) QA
2 14 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.92%) FATCA
4 8 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.46%) SLA
7 4 (0.37%) EMIR
7 4 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.092%) FINREP
9 1 (0.092%) GAAP
System Software
1 15 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.092%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.092%) vCloud
4 1 (0.092%) zsh
4 1 (0.092%) Xen
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.092%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.092%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.092%) XenApp
4 1 (0.092%) RACF
Systems Management
1 41 (3.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.37%) SCCM
3 3 (0.27%) SCOM
3 3 (0.27%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.18%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.18%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.092%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.092%) Puppet
5 1 (0.092%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.092%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.092%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.092%) MIIS
Vendors
1 60 (5.50%) Oracle
2 26 (2.38%) Teradata
3 25 (2.29%) Informatica
4 24 (2.20%) Microsoft
5 19 (1.74%) IBM
6 15 (1.37%) CA
7 11 (1.01%) Citrix
8 10 (0.92%) HP
9 8 (0.73%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.64%) VMware
11 6 (0.55%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.55%) Pega
11 6 (0.55%) Cisco
12 5 (0.46%) Planview
13 4 (0.37%) SAP
14 3 (0.27%) Sybase
14 3 (0.27%) Charles River
15 2 (0.18%) Verint
15 2 (0.18%) FireEye
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