The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 6 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Banking 106 134 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.99% 15.14% 11.72%
As % of the General category 43.98% 30.59% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 83 34
Average daily rate £350 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
241 438 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.35% 49.49% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 248 129
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £260 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Average hourly rate - £32.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +239.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Glasgow region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing 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 Banking.

1 91 (56.17%) Finance
2 32 (19.75%) SQL
3 30 (18.52%) Investment Banking
4 28 (17.28%) Spring
4 28 (17.28%) Java
5 27 (16.67%) JUnit
6 26 (16.05%) SOAP
7 24 (14.81%) HTML
7 24 (14.81%) Unix
8 23 (14.20%) CSS
9 22 (13.58%) Web Services
9 22 (13.58%) Retail
10 21 (12.96%) Linux
10 21 (12.96%) HTML5
11 20 (12.35%) Retail Banking
11 20 (12.35%) Web Development
12 19 (11.73%) Wealth Management
13 18 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (11.11%) TDD
13 18 (11.11%) Subversion
13 18 (11.11%) REST
13 18 (11.11%) CSS3
13 18 (11.11%) Git (software)
13 18 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (10.49%) Microservices
14 17 (10.49%) Bitbucket
14 17 (10.49%) AngularJS
14 17 (10.49%) Gradle
14 17 (10.49%) Mockito
14 17 (10.49%) Maven

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.85%) CMS
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (0.62%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (1.23%) Summit
2 1 (0.62%) Eikon
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.62%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) Firewall
1 2 (1.23%) FTP
1 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.23%) WinSCP
2 1 (0.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) SAN
2 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.41%) DB2
2 11 (6.79%) RDBMS
2 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.85%) Big Data
5 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (16.67%) JUnit
2 18 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.11%) Subversion
3 17 (10.49%) Bitbucket
3 17 (10.49%) Eclipse
3 17 (10.49%) Gradle
3 17 (10.49%) Maven
3 17 (10.49%) Mockito
4 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.23%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.62%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.62%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.62%) Grunt
5 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.62%) JMeter
5 1 (0.62%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (56.17%) Finance
2 30 (18.52%) Investment Banking
3 22 (13.58%) Retail
4 20 (12.35%) Retail Banking
5 14 (8.64%) Front Office
6 12 (7.41%) Law
7 6 (3.70%) Legal
8 3 (1.85%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.23%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (30.25%) Developer
2 43 (26.54%) Analyst
3 20 (12.35%) Business Analyst
4 15 (9.26%) Architect
5 14 (8.64%) Consultant
6 12 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 12 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (6.79%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.94%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Banking Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.09%) C++ Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Finance Business Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Financial Business Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) Spring
2 26 (16.05%) SOAP
3 24 (14.81%) HTML
4 23 (14.20%) CSS
5 22 (13.58%) Web Services
6 21 (12.96%) HTML5
7 18 (11.11%) CSS3
7 18 (11.11%) REST
8 17 (10.49%) AngularJS
9 15 (9.26%) React
9 15 (9.26%) Spring MVC
9 15 (9.26%) Struts
10 10 (6.17%) J2SE
11 8 (4.94%) JMS
12 6 (3.70%) XML
13 4 (2.47%) .NET
13 4 (2.47%) Hibernate
14 3 (1.85%) jQuery
14 3 (1.85%) JSON
14 3 (1.85%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
4 8 (4.94%) Equities
5 5 (3.09%) Derivative
5 5 (3.09%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.47%) DataPower
6 4 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.85%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.23%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.23%) User Experience
8 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.81%) Unix
2 21 (12.96%) Linux
3 9 (5.56%) Windows
4 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.85%) AIX
5 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.35%) Web Development
2 19 (11.73%) Wealth Management
3 18 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (11.11%) TDD
4 17 (10.49%) Microservices
5 16 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.88%) MVC
5 16 (9.88%) SDLC
6 15 (9.26%) OO
6 15 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (9.26%) Web Design
7 14 (8.64%) SOA
8 13 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (7.41%) Migration
10 11 (6.79%) Content Management
11 10 (6.17%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.17%) Data Migration
11 10 (6.17%) OOD
11 10 (6.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.75%) SQL
2 28 (17.28%) Java
3 11 (6.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.17%) Perl
5 6 (3.70%) Python
6 5 (3.09%) C++
7 4 (2.47%) C#
8 3 (1.85%) Ruby
9 2 (1.23%) Scala
9 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.62%) C
10 1 (0.62%) C-shell
10 1 (0.62%) Korn
10 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.62%) sed
10 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) MCP
2 3 (1.85%) MCSE
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.23%) CISSP
4 1 (0.62%) ISEB
4 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) FATCA
2 2 (1.23%) SEPA
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) HL7
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.85%) Ansible
2 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (8.64%) Sybase
2 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.56%) Intel Security
4 6 (3.70%) Oracle
4 6 (3.70%) Qualys
5 5 (3.09%) Pega
5 5 (3.09%) VMware
6 4 (2.47%) HP
7 3 (1.85%) Forcepoint
7 3 (1.85%) IBM
7 3 (1.85%) Nintex
7 3 (1.85%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.85%) Symantec
8 2 (1.23%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.23%) Murex
8 2 (1.23%) Remedy
8 2 (1.23%) Reuters
8 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (0.62%) Calypso
9 1 (0.62%) EMC
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