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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 27 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 79 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.41% 2.61% 3.31%
As % of the General category 9.73% 5.54% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 20 23
Average daily rate
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£400 £411 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.55% +12.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
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
812 560 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.65% 47.14% 49.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 267 196
Average daily rate £400 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Banking
1 163 (100.00%) Retail
2 90 (55.21%) Finance
3 41 (25.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (22.70%) Migration
5 26 (15.95%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (12.27%) Project Management
7 19 (11.66%) Credit Risk
8 18 (11.04%) Data Migration
9 13 (7.98%) IBM
10 12 (7.36%) SQL
10 12 (7.36%) Zachman Framework
10 12 (7.36%) TOGAF
10 12 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.36%) Campaign Management
11 10 (6.13%) Marketing
12 9 (5.52%) SAS
12 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (4.91%) Unica
14 7 (4.29%) Business Analysis
14 7 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
15 6 (3.68%) QA
15 6 (3.68%) Resource Management
16 5 (3.07%) Data Mapping
16 5 (3.07%) People Management
16 5 (3.07%) Java
16 5 (3.07%) MS Project
16 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2
16 5 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (3.07%) Validation

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (5.52%) SAS
2 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.07%) MS Project
1 5 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) ATM
1 1 (0.61%) VPN
1 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.95%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.23%) QlikView
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.61%) Informix
4 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 163 (100.00%) Banking
1 163 (100.00%) Retail
2 90 (55.21%) Finance
3 10 (6.13%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Advertising
4 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 46 (28.22%) Project Manager
2 44 (26.99%) Analyst
3 28 (17.18%) Architect
4 21 (12.88%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (12.27%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.20%) Senior Manager
7 14 (8.59%) Banking Business Analyst
8 13 (7.98%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (5.52%) Programme Manager
10 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (4.29%) Developer
11 7 (4.29%) Test Manager
12 5 (3.07%) Consultant
13 4 (2.45%) Test Analyst
13 4 (2.45%) IT Project Manager
13 4 (2.45%) Data Analyst
13 4 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (2.45%) Data Migration Project Manager
14 3 (1.84%) Systems Analyst
14 3 (1.84%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) .NET
1 1 (0.61%) J2EE
1 1 (0.61%) Middleware
1 1 (0.61%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.66%) Credit Risk
2 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.45%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.45%) Data Extraction
3 4 (2.45%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.84%) Online Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Animation
4 3 (1.84%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) IVR
6 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.61%) Open Source
6 1 (0.61%) DataPower
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.84%) Linux
2 2 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) AIX
3 1 (0.61%) UNIX
3 1 (0.61%) zOS
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (22.70%) Migration
3 20 (12.27%) Project Management
4 18 (11.04%) Data Migration
5 12 (7.36%) Campaign Management
5 12 (7.36%) Zachman Framework
5 12 (7.36%) TOGAF
5 12 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.29%) Business Analysis
6 7 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (3.68%) Resource Management
8 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.07%) Validation
8 5 (3.07%) Quality Management
8 5 (3.07%) Data Mapping
8 5 (3.07%) People Management
9 4 (2.45%) Coaching
9 4 (2.45%) Integration Testing
9 4 (2.45%) Scrum
9 4 (2.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) SQL
2 5 (3.07%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) C
3 1 (0.61%) MUMPS
3 1 (0.61%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (0.61%) ISEB
1 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (0.61%) PMP
1 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (7.98%) IBM
2 8 (4.91%) Unica
3 4 (2.45%) Chordiant
3 4 (2.45%) Teradata
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle
5 2 (1.23%) CA
5 2 (1.23%) Informatica
6 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) Planview
6 1 (0.61%) F5
6 1 (0.61%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.61%) Progress
6 1 (0.61%) HP
6 1 (0.61%) Dell