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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 115 122 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.42% 14.90% 15.90%
As % of the General category 27.51% 34.76% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 69
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
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
418 351 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.77% 42.86% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 151 173
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £11.00 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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.

1 163 (65.99%) Finance
2 73 (29.55%) Java
3 65 (26.32%) Investment Banking
4 62 (25.10%) SQL
5 43 (17.41%) Spring
6 40 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (15.79%) Sybase
8 35 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (13.77%) UNIX
9 34 (13.77%) Data Analysis
10 33 (13.36%) Hibernate
11 30 (12.15%) Relational Database
12 29 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (11.34%) Oracle
14 26 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 26 (10.53%) SDLC
15 25 (10.12%) Retail
16 24 (9.72%) MS Excel
17 23 (9.31%) Wealth Management
18 22 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
19 21 (8.50%) RDBMS
20 20 (8.10%) Front Office
20 20 (8.10%) Data Modelling
20 20 (8.10%) Linux
21 19 (7.69%) SQL Server
21 19 (7.69%) Retail Banking
22 18 (7.29%) XML
22 18 (7.29%) OO
22 18 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
23 17 (6.88%) JavaScript

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
1 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.02%) SAS
2 5 (2.02%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.21%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.21%) FileNet
4 2 (0.81%) JBoss
4 2 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
Applications
1 24 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.88%) MS Office
3 12 (4.86%) MS Project
4 10 (4.05%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.81%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.40%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) CTI
1 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.15%) Relational Database
2 21 (8.50%) RDBMS
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.86%) DB2
8 9 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.43%) Big Data
9 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.02%) Sybase IQ
11 4 (1.62%) QlikView
11 4 (1.62%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.62%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.21%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.67%) JUnit
2 5 (2.02%) CruiseControl
3 4 (1.62%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.62%) Maven
3 4 (1.62%) Selenium
3 4 (1.62%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.81%) NUnit
4 2 (0.81%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.81%) Mockito
4 2 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.40%) Subversion
5 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.40%) QUnit
5 1 (0.40%) Ant
5 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.40%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.40%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 163 (65.99%) Finance
2 65 (26.32%) Investment Banking
3 25 (10.12%) Retail
4 20 (8.10%) Front Office
5 19 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (35.63%) Analyst
2 83 (33.60%) Developer
3 60 (24.29%) Business Analyst
4 51 (20.65%) Java Developer
5 27 (10.93%) Senior Developer
6 26 (10.53%) Project Manager
7 24 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 13 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (4.45%) Test Manager
10 9 (3.64%) Data Analyst
10 9 (3.64%) Payments Business Analyst
11 8 (3.24%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (2.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (2.43%) MI Analyst
12 6 (2.43%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (2.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 5 (2.02%) Junior
13 5 (2.02%) Senior Manager
13 5 (2.02%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.41%) Spring
2 33 (13.36%) Hibernate
3 18 (7.29%) XML
4 16 (6.48%) J2EE
5 14 (5.67%) CSS
5 14 (5.67%) Web Services
6 13 (5.26%) JMS
7 12 (4.86%) HTML
8 10 (4.05%) JSP
9 9 (3.64%) .NET
9 9 (3.64%) J2SE
10 8 (3.24%) Ajax
10 8 (3.24%) XSL
11 7 (2.83%) XSLT
11 7 (2.83%) JDBC
12 6 (2.43%) DHTML
12 6 (2.43%) EJB
12 6 (2.43%) Servlets
12 6 (2.43%) REST
13 5 (2.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.07%) Derivative
3 14 (5.67%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (2.83%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.02%) Equities
5 5 (2.02%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.62%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.62%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
8 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.77%) UNIX
2 20 (8.10%) Linux
3 6 (2.43%) Windows
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (13.77%) Data Analysis
3 29 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 26 (10.53%) SDLC
5 23 (9.31%) Wealth Management
6 22 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (8.10%) Data Modelling
8 18 (7.29%) OO
9 17 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.67%) Project Management
12 13 (5.26%) Multithreading
13 12 (4.86%) Investment Management
13 12 (4.86%) TDD
14 10 (4.05%) Software Engineering
14 10 (4.05%) Risk Management
14 10 (4.05%) OOD
14 10 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (3.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (29.55%) Java
2 62 (25.10%) SQL
3 17 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.48%) Perl
5 15 (6.07%) PL/SQL
5 15 (6.07%) VBA
6 11 (4.45%) Shell Script
6 11 (4.45%) C#
7 7 (2.83%) Python
8 6 (2.43%) Scala
8 6 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.21%) C++
10 1 (0.40%) R
10 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.02%) CRISC
2 5 (2.02%) CISA
3 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.81%) PMP
4 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.40%) CISSP
5 1 (0.40%) CISM
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.62%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) FATCA
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.81%) vSphere
2 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.81%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (0.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (15.79%) Sybase
2 28 (11.34%) Oracle
3 15 (6.07%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.02%) IBM
5 4 (1.62%) Avaloq
6 3 (1.21%) VMware
7 2 (0.81%) Teradata
7 2 (0.81%) Cognos
7 2 (0.81%) Charles River
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) Veritas
8 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.40%) Remedy
8 1 (0.40%) Netezza
8 1 (0.40%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.40%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) Vertica
8 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.40%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.40%) MapR
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NCC Group
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago