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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 18 17 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 116 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.32% 6.69% 3.42%
As % of the General category 13.38% 11.11% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 70 27
Median daily rate £450 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £270 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £420
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
867 864 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 62.15% 60.25% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 450 306
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 12
Median hourly rate £31.00 £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 221 (100.00%) Banking
1 221 (100.00%) Retail
2 124 (56.11%) Finance
3 85 (38.46%) Migration
4 52 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (15.38%) Project Management
6 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (14.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (11.76%) Law
9 23 (10.41%) Business Analysis
9 23 (10.41%) Data Centre
10 22 (9.95%) Data Migration
10 22 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (8.14%) Test Strategy
12 17 (7.69%) Credit Risk
12 17 (7.69%) SAS
13 15 (6.79%) Analytics
14 14 (6.33%) SQL
15 13 (5.88%) Data Modelling
15 13 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
16 12 (5.43%) Risk Management
16 12 (5.43%) Programme Management
16 12 (5.43%) Defect Management
17 11 (4.98%) Data Management
18 10 (4.52%) QA
18 10 (4.52%) Target Operating Model
19 9 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
20 8 (3.62%) MS Project
20 8 (3.62%) MS Excel

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 17 (7.69%) SAS
2 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.62%) MS Project
3 6 (2.71%) MS Office
4 5 (2.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (2.26%) JIRA
General
1 221 (100.00%) Banking
1 221 (100.00%) Retail
2 124 (56.11%) Finance
3 26 (11.76%) Law
4 4 (1.81%) Back Office
4 4 (1.81%) General Ledger
4 4 (1.81%) Legal
5 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (33.94%) Analyst
2 53 (23.98%) Project Manager
3 44 (19.91%) Business Analyst
4 25 (11.31%) Programme Manager
4 25 (11.31%) Test Manager
5 22 (9.95%) Senior Manager
6 20 (9.05%) Architect
6 20 (9.05%) IT Manager
7 18 (8.14%) Banking Analyst
8 14 (6.33%) Migration Manager
9 13 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
9 13 (5.88%) Test Programme Manager
10 12 (5.43%) IT Project Manager
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Project Manager
11 11 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (4.52%) Change Analyst
12 10 (4.52%) Migration Project Manager
12 10 (4.52%) Risk Manager
13 9 (4.07%) Financial Analyst
13 9 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.26%) Middleware
2 1 (0.45%) SOAP
2 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.41%) Data Centre
3 17 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.81%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.81%) User Experience
5 3 (1.36%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.90%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.81%) Unix
2 3 (1.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.46%) Migration
2 52 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (15.38%) Project Management
4 31 (14.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (10.41%) Business Analysis
6 22 (9.95%) Data Migration
7 18 (8.14%) Test Strategy
8 15 (6.79%) Analytics
9 13 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 13 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (5.43%) Defect Management
10 12 (5.43%) Programme Management
10 12 (5.43%) Risk Management
11 11 (4.98%) Data Management
12 10 (4.52%) Target Operating Model
13 9 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (3.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 7 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.17%) Test Scripting
15 6 (2.71%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.33%) SQL
2 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (1.81%) ISEB
2 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.45%) CISM
4 1 (0.45%) Degree
4 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.45%) PMP
4 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.52%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.90%) FATCA
4 1 (0.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (2.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.81%) HP
2 4 (1.81%) Teradata
3 3 (1.36%) IBM
4 2 (0.90%) Avaya
4 2 (0.90%) Verint
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco
5 1 (0.45%) Informatica
5 1 (0.45%) IronPort
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle
5 1 (0.45%) Pega
5 1 (0.45%) Planview
5 1 (0.45%) TSYS