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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 17 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 78 50 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.50% 4.53% 7.79%
As % of the General category 13.38% 7.96% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 39
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£475 £434 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.51% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £504 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
583 628 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.58% 56.94% 68.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 251 347
Average daily rate £425 £396 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 2014.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Banking
1 121 (100.00%) Retail
2 64 (52.89%) Finance
3 40 (33.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (20.66%) Migration
5 18 (14.88%) Project Management
6 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.44%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.61%) Supplier Management
9 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.13%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.31%) Digital Media
10 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.31%) Degree
10 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
10 4 (3.31%) QA
10 4 (3.31%) Matrix Management
10 4 (3.31%) SAS
10 4 (3.31%) HNC
10 4 (3.31%) HND
10 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.48%) E-business
11 3 (2.48%) VMware
11 3 (2.48%) SQL
11 3 (2.48%) Windows
11 3 (2.48%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
11 3 (2.48%) Mainframe
11 3 (2.48%) ATM
11 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (3.31%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) ATM
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 121 (100.00%) Banking
1 121 (100.00%) Retail
2 64 (52.89%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (31.40%) Project Manager
2 24 (19.83%) Analyst
3 19 (15.70%) Architect
4 17 (14.05%) Senior Manager
5 15 (12.40%) Senior Project Manager
6 14 (11.57%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (10.74%) Programme Manager
8 11 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 9 (7.44%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Architect
11 4 (3.31%) UAT Tester
11 4 (3.31%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.31%) Tester
11 4 (3.31%) Junior
11 4 (3.31%) Developer
11 4 (3.31%) Senior Programme Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Junior Tester
12 3 (2.48%) Business Architect
12 3 (2.48%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) XML
1 1 (0.83%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
1 4 (3.31%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.48%) Credit Risk
2 3 (2.48%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.65%) PMI
4 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.83%) SCORM
4 1 (0.83%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.48%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (20.66%) Migration
3 18 (14.88%) Project Management
4 9 (7.44%) Data Migration
5 8 (6.61%) Supplier Management
6 5 (4.13%) Business Analysis
6 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.31%) Matrix Management
7 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.48%) Campaign Management
8 3 (2.48%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.48%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.48%) Project Planning
8 3 (2.48%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.48%) E-business
9 2 (1.65%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (1.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.48%) SQL
2 2 (1.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) HNC
1 4 (3.31%) HND
1 4 (3.31%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) ISEB
3 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.83%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (2.48%) IBM
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.48%) VMware
2 2 (1.65%) Teradata
2 2 (1.65%) Unica
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (0.83%) Chordiant
3 1 (0.83%) CA
3 1 (0.83%) Informatica
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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