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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 5 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 137 120 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.41% 14.08% 14.79%
As % of the General category 29.78% 33.33% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 49 55
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -18.82%
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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
460 360 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 51.74% 42.25% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 155 138
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 5
Average hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £13.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £11.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 178 (68.99%) Finance
2 68 (26.36%) Java
2 68 (26.36%) Investment Banking
3 66 (25.58%) SQL
4 48 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (14.73%) Spring
5 38 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (14.34%) UNIX
7 34 (13.18%) Sybase
8 32 (12.40%) Oracle
9 31 (12.02%) Data Analysis
9 31 (12.02%) Hibernate
10 29 (11.24%) Business Analysis
11 28 (10.85%) Retail
12 27 (10.47%) SDLC
13 25 (9.69%) MS Excel
13 25 (9.69%) Relational Database
14 24 (9.30%) Wealth Management
14 24 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (9.30%) Retail Banking
15 23 (8.91%) Data Modelling
15 23 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (8.14%) Project Management
16 21 (8.14%) Linux
17 20 (7.75%) JavaScript
18 19 (7.36%) J2EE
18 19 (7.36%) XML
19 18 (6.98%) RDBMS
20 17 (6.59%) Front Office
20 17 (6.59%) SQL Server

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (3.49%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.55%) SAS
3 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.16%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.78%) FileNet
6 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.88%) MS Project
2 10 (3.88%) MS Office
3 9 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.78%) Workday HCM
2 2 (0.78%) Summit
3 1 (0.39%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) SAN
2 1 (0.39%) CTI
2 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.69%) Relational Database
2 18 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 17 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 15 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.49%) DB2
7 8 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.33%) Sybase IQ
8 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.33%) Big Data
9 5 (1.94%) QlikView
9 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.94%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (1.55%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.55%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (5.04%) JUnit
2 7 (2.71%) Maven
3 6 (2.33%) FitNesse
3 6 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.94%) CruiseControl
5 4 (1.55%) Selenium
6 2 (0.78%) Mockito
6 2 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.78%) NUnit
7 1 (0.39%) Ant
7 1 (0.39%) Subversion
7 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.39%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.39%) QUnit
7 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
General
1 178 (68.99%) Finance
2 68 (26.36%) Investment Banking
3 28 (10.85%) Retail
4 24 (9.30%) Retail Banking
5 17 (6.59%) Front Office
6 4 (1.55%) Legal
6 4 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.78%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (35.66%) Analyst
2 80 (31.01%) Developer
3 60 (23.26%) Business Analyst
4 50 (19.38%) Java Developer
5 26 (10.08%) Project Manager
6 22 (8.53%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (5.81%) Banking Business Analyst
9 14 (5.43%) SQL Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Test Manager
11 10 (3.88%) Data Analyst
11 10 (3.88%) Payments Business Analyst
12 8 (3.10%) Lead Business Analyst
12 8 (3.10%) Risk Analyst
13 7 (2.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 6 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (2.33%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 6 (2.33%) Senior Manager
14 6 (2.33%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.73%) Spring
2 31 (12.02%) Hibernate
3 19 (7.36%) J2EE
3 19 (7.36%) XML
4 16 (6.20%) Web Services
5 15 (5.81%) CSS
6 13 (5.04%) HTML
7 11 (4.26%) JMS
8 10 (3.88%) Ajax
8 10 (3.88%) JSP
9 9 (3.49%) JDBC
10 8 (3.10%) .NET
10 8 (3.10%) XSL
10 8 (3.10%) REST
11 7 (2.71%) XSLT
11 7 (2.71%) JSON
12 6 (2.33%) J2SE
12 6 (2.33%) Servlets
12 6 (2.33%) DHTML
12 6 (2.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.20%) Derivative
3 14 (5.43%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (2.71%) Fixed Income
5 5 (1.94%) Equities
5 5 (1.94%) Market Risk
5 5 (1.94%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.16%) Clustering
6 3 (1.16%) HACMP
6 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.39%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.34%) UNIX
2 21 (8.14%) Linux
3 6 (2.33%) Windows
4 4 (1.55%) AIX
5 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.78%) HPUX
7 1 (0.39%) Solaris
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (12.02%) Data Analysis
3 29 (11.24%) Business Analysis
4 27 (10.47%) SDLC
5 24 (9.30%) Wealth Management
5 24 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (8.91%) Data Modelling
6 23 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (8.14%) Project Management
8 17 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (6.20%) OO
9 16 (6.20%) Migration
9 16 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.81%) TDD
10 15 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.04%) Investment Management
12 11 (4.26%) Asset Management
12 11 (4.26%) Risk Management
13 9 (3.49%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.36%) Java
2 66 (25.58%) SQL
3 20 (7.75%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.20%) VBA
5 15 (5.81%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.43%) Perl
7 12 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.88%) C#
9 8 (3.10%) Python
10 7 (2.71%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.33%) Scala
12 3 (1.16%) C++
13 1 (0.39%) R
13 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (3.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.33%) CRISC
2 6 (2.33%) CISA
3 4 (1.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (1.16%) ISEB
4 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.78%) CISM
5 2 (0.78%) PMP
5 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.39%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) FATCA
2 2 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) GPFS
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (1.16%) Netcool
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (13.18%) Sybase
2 32 (12.40%) Oracle
3 11 (4.26%) IBM
3 11 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.55%) Avaloq
5 3 (1.16%) VMware
6 2 (0.78%) Teradata
6 2 (0.78%) Brocade
6 2 (0.78%) Cognos
6 2 (0.78%) Charles River
7 1 (0.39%) SAP
7 1 (0.39%) SmartStream
7 1 (0.39%) HP
7 1 (0.39%) Veritas
7 1 (0.39%) Lotus
7 1 (0.39%) Remedy
7 1 (0.39%) Netezza
7 1 (0.39%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.39%) Tableau
7 1 (0.39%) Vertica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Santander
Rate: Flexible employee benefits scheme, including pension, available.
Posted: 10 days ago