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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 43 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 28 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.44% 4.81% 5.30%
As % of the General category 8.86% 9.31% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 47
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £433 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
316 720 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.82% 51.65% 57.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 324 368
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £52.17 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+374.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 21 January 2017.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 55 (100.00%) Banking
1 55 (100.00%) Retail
2 35 (63.64%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.18%) Migration
5 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Test Management
9 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
9 5 (9.09%) Project Management
10 4 (7.27%) Scrum
10 4 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) SQL
10 4 (7.27%) ITIL
11 3 (5.45%) Windows
11 3 (5.45%) Law
11 3 (5.45%) Teradata
11 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
11 3 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (5.45%) KYC
11 3 (5.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 2 (3.64%) SEPA
12 2 (3.64%) Service Design
12 2 (3.64%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (3.64%) ITSM
12 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
12 2 (3.64%) Service Management
12 2 (3.64%) Unix

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 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) ATM
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Appium
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 55 (100.00%) Banking
1 55 (100.00%) Retail
2 35 (63.64%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Law
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 7 (12.73%) IT Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.45%) AML Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Finance Manager
7 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Test Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Service Design Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Telephony Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Telephony Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Teradata Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (18.18%) Migration
3 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Test Management
7 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 4 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
9 3 (5.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 3 (5.45%) KYC
9 3 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (3.64%) Data Mapping
10 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.64%) ITSM
10 2 (3.64%) Service Design
10 2 (3.64%) Service Management
10 2 (3.64%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) VBA
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SEPA
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) MiFID
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) XenApp
1 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Teradata
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco
2 2 (3.64%) Citrix
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Niku
3 1 (1.82%) Planview
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) TSYS