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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 35 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 42 124 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.17% 7.32% 7.13%
As % of the General category 8.71% 11.24% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 76 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -19.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £331 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £575 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
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
482 1103 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.91% 65.11% 49.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 547 314
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £27.75 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.75% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £13.21 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £36.43 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

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 1 October 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Banking
1 130 (100.00%) Retail
2 77 (59.23%) Finance
3 31 (23.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (16.92%) Migration
6 21 (16.15%) Business Analysis
7 20 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 20 (15.38%) Law
8 13 (10.00%) MS Office
9 12 (9.23%) ITIL
10 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.69%) Project Management
11 10 (7.69%) MS Project
11 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (7.69%) Credit Risk
12 9 (6.92%) Programme Management
12 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (6.15%) SQL
13 8 (6.15%) SAS
13 8 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (5.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 6 (4.62%) Service Management
15 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
15 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
15 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
15 6 (4.62%) Test Management
16 5 (3.85%) Waterfall
16 5 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
16 5 (3.85%) Microsoft

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 8 (6.15%) SAS
2 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Office
2 10 (7.69%) MS Project
3 8 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
4 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) Internet
1 3 (2.31%) LAN
2 2 (1.54%) WAN
2 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.77%) SAN
3 1 (0.77%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 130 (100.00%) Banking
1 130 (100.00%) Retail
2 77 (59.23%) Finance
3 20 (15.38%) Law
4 1 (0.77%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Billing
4 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (56.15%) Analyst
2 33 (25.38%) Business Analyst
3 21 (16.15%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Banking Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) IT Manager
7 10 (7.69%) Change Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Architect
8 8 (6.15%) PMO Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Credit Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Test Manager
10 6 (4.62%) IT Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Project Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
12 4 (3.08%) Risk Manager
12 4 (3.08%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.77%) SOAP
1 1 (0.77%) Web Services
1 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.31%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.77%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.77%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.77%) PKI
5 1 (0.77%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.31%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) Android
3 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (16.92%) Migration
3 21 (16.15%) Business Analysis
4 12 (9.23%) ITIL
5 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2
6 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.69%) Project Management
7 9 (6.92%) Programme Management
8 7 (5.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 6 (4.62%) Service Management
9 6 (4.62%) Test Management
10 5 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.08%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.08%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (3.08%) ITSM
11 4 (3.08%) Project Planning
11 4 (3.08%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.08%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (1.54%) C
2 2 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (2.31%) PMP
2 2 (1.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (0.77%) CCA
3 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
1 3 (2.31%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.77%) XenApp
1 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 5 (3.85%) Teradata
2 3 (2.31%) Niku
2 3 (2.31%) Planview
3 2 (1.54%) Citrix
3 2 (1.54%) HP
3 2 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (0.77%) Avaya
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle
4 1 (0.77%) SAP
4 1 (0.77%) TSYS
4 1 (0.77%) Twitter
4 1 (0.77%) Verint