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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 27 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 70 131 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.96% 7.86% 6.63%
As % of the General category 11.51% 11.54% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 90 39
Median daily rate £425 £395 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -16.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £442
% change year-on-year
- -9.50%
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
608 1135 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.79% 68.09% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 571 289
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 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +95.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 August 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Banking
1 186 (100.00%) Retail
2 99 (53.23%) Finance
3 47 (25.27%) Migration
4 40 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (15.05%) Business Analysis
7 27 (14.52%) Law
8 26 (13.98%) Data Centre
9 15 (8.06%) Project Management
10 13 (6.99%) Credit Risk
10 13 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.91%) ITIL
12 11 (5.91%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.91%) MS Office
12 11 (5.91%) Programme Management
13 10 (5.38%) MS Project
13 10 (5.38%) SAS
14 9 (4.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 9 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (4.84%) Test Strategy
15 8 (4.30%) SQL
15 8 (4.30%) Test Management
16 7 (3.76%) Test Scripting
16 7 (3.76%) Data Migration
16 7 (3.76%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (3.76%) Non-Functional Testing
16 7 (3.76%) MS Visio

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 10 (5.38%) SAS
2 6 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Office
2 10 (5.38%) MS Project
3 9 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.23%) MS Excel
6 3 (1.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) LAN
2 2 (1.08%) WAN
2 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.54%) Firewall
3 1 (0.54%) SAN
3 1 (0.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 186 (100.00%) Banking
1 186 (100.00%) Retail
2 99 (53.23%) Finance
3 27 (14.52%) Law
4 4 (2.15%) Legal
5 3 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
6 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (47.85%) Analyst
2 48 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 35 (18.82%) Project Manager
4 18 (9.68%) Banking Analyst
4 18 (9.68%) Test Manager
5 15 (8.06%) Architect
5 15 (8.06%) IT Manager
6 14 (7.53%) Financial Analyst
7 13 (6.99%) Change Analyst
8 11 (5.91%) Senior Manager
9 10 (5.38%) IT Analyst
9 10 (5.38%) PMO Analyst
9 10 (5.38%) Programme Manager
10 9 (4.84%) Credit Analyst
10 9 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.30%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Service Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Test Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.54%) Middleware
1 1 (0.54%) SOAP
1 1 (0.54%) Web Services
1 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (13.98%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.99%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.61%) User Experience
6 2 (1.08%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) PKI
7 1 (0.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.08%) Unix
1 2 (1.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.54%) Android
2 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.27%) Migration
2 40 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (15.05%) Business Analysis
4 15 (8.06%) Project Management
5 13 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.91%) ITIL
7 11 (5.91%) PRINCE2
7 11 (5.91%) Programme Management
8 9 (4.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 9 (4.84%) Test Strategy
9 8 (4.30%) Test Management
10 7 (3.76%) Data Migration
10 7 (3.76%) Defect Management
10 7 (3.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (3.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (3.76%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.76%) Test Scripting
11 6 (3.23%) Service Management
11 6 (3.23%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.30%) SQL
2 2 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (2.15%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.61%) ISEB
2 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.61%) PMP
3 2 (1.08%) Degree
4 1 (0.54%) CCA
4 1 (0.54%) CISM
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) QA
1 3 (1.61%) SEPA
2 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (3.23%) Teradata
2 4 (2.15%) HP
3 3 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.61%) Niku
3 3 (1.61%) Planview
4 2 (1.08%) Avaya
4 2 (1.08%) IBM
4 2 (1.08%) TSYS
4 2 (1.08%) Verint
5 1 (0.54%) Informatica
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter