The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail 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 Retail Banking over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 24 24 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 86 80 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.06% 5.89% 2.61%
As % of the General category 11.01% 10.50% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 53 23
Average daily rate £475 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £516 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail 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
781 762 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.04% 56.07% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 391 255
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £536 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 179 (100.00%) Banking
1 179 (100.00%) Retail
2 126 (70.39%) Finance
3 55 (30.73%) Migration
4 53 (29.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (20.11%) Project Management
6 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (10.06%) Software Testing
8 15 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (7.82%) Law
10 13 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (6.15%) Change Management
12 10 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.59%) SAS
12 10 (5.59%) Data Migration
12 10 (5.59%) Data Centre
13 9 (5.03%) Credit Risk
13 9 (5.03%) Business Analysis
13 9 (5.03%) Test Strategy
13 9 (5.03%) Analytics
14 8 (4.47%) SQL
14 8 (4.47%) Target Operating Model
15 7 (3.91%) Programme Management
15 7 (3.91%) Project Planning
16 6 (3.35%) High Availability
16 6 (3.35%) QA
16 6 (3.35%) Data Modelling
16 6 (3.35%) MS Excel
16 6 (3.35%) Risk Management
17 5 (2.79%) Service Delivery

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.59%) SAS
2 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.68%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.23%) MS Project
3 3 (1.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Firewall
1 2 (1.12%) IntruShield
1 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.68%) DB2
2 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.12%) JBehave
1 2 (1.12%) Selenium
1 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.56%) ERwin
2 1 (0.56%) Grunt
2 1 (0.56%) gulp
2 1 (0.56%) WebStorm
General
1 179 (100.00%) Banking
1 179 (100.00%) Retail
2 126 (70.39%) Finance
3 14 (7.82%) Law
4 2 (1.12%) Back Office
4 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (25.70%) Analyst
2 38 (21.23%) Project Manager
3 23 (12.85%) Business Analyst
4 21 (11.73%) Architect
5 18 (10.06%) IT Manager
5 18 (10.06%) Test Manager
6 17 (9.50%) Programme Manager
7 15 (8.38%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.82%) Senior Manager
9 13 (7.26%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (6.70%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (4.47%) Banking Analyst
11 8 (4.47%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (4.47%) Migration Manager
11 8 (4.47%) Risk Manager
12 7 (3.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 7 (3.91%) Migration Project Manager
12 7 (3.91%) PMO Analyst
12 7 (3.91%) Senior Architect
12 7 (3.91%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.56%) CSS
2 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.59%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.03%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.12%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.12%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.56%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.12%) Unix
2 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.73%) Migration
2 53 (29.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (20.11%) Project Management
4 18 (10.06%) Software Testing
5 15 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (6.15%) Change Management
7 10 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.59%) Data Migration
8 9 (5.03%) Analytics
8 9 (5.03%) Business Analysis
8 9 (5.03%) Test Strategy
9 8 (4.47%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (3.91%) Programme Management
10 7 (3.91%) Project Planning
11 6 (3.35%) Data Modelling
11 6 (3.35%) High Availability
11 6 (3.35%) Risk Management
12 5 (2.79%) Information Assurance
12 5 (2.79%) Security Testing
12 5 (2.79%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.47%) SQL
2 3 (1.68%) C
2 3 (1.68%) Java
3 2 (1.12%) VBA
4 1 (0.56%) AWK
4 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.23%) ISEB
2 3 (1.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.56%) APMP
3 1 (0.56%) CIMA
3 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.68%) SEPA
4 2 (1.12%) FATCA
4 2 (1.12%) SDET
5 1 (0.56%) COBIT
5 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (2.79%) IBM
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.12%) CA
3 2 (1.12%) Cisco
3 2 (1.12%) FireEye
3 2 (1.12%) HP
3 2 (1.12%) Intel Security
3 2 (1.12%) Pega
3 2 (1.12%) Sourcefire
3 2 (1.12%) Teradata
4 1 (0.56%) Genesys
4 1 (0.56%) Informatica
4 1 (0.56%) IronPort
4 1 (0.56%) Nimsoft
4 1 (0.56%) Planview
4 1 (0.56%) Verint
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