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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 10 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Banking 92 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.62% 12.75% 9.88%
As % of the General category 30.07% 30.35% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 34
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £255 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.22 £11.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.13% -23.33%
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
306 257 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.98% 41.99% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 118 128
Average daily rate £400 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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.

1 119 (62.30%) Finance
2 72 (37.70%) SQL
3 66 (34.55%) Java
4 42 (21.99%) Oracle
5 39 (20.42%) JavaScript
5 39 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (19.37%) UNIX
6 37 (19.37%) Relational Database
7 36 (18.85%) PL/SQL
7 36 (18.85%) CSS
8 35 (18.32%) SQL Server
8 35 (18.32%) XML
8 35 (18.32%) Spring
9 34 (17.80%) Investment Banking
10 30 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (14.66%) Hibernate
12 27 (14.14%) Sybase
13 25 (13.09%) JSP
14 24 (12.57%) RDBMS
15 23 (12.04%) HTML
15 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (11.52%) OO
16 22 (11.52%) Shell Script
16 22 (11.52%) Migration
16 22 (11.52%) Multithreading
16 22 (11.52%) Performance Tuning
17 21 (10.99%) C#
17 21 (10.99%) Perl
17 21 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (6.28%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.57%) IIS
3 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.05%) CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Papyrus
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.52%) TWiki
Applications
1 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.52%) MS Project
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.57%) HTTP
2 2 (1.05%) Wireless
3 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.37%) Relational Database
2 35 (18.32%) SQL Server
3 24 (12.57%) RDBMS
4 21 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (5.24%) DB2
8 6 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.52%) MS Access
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.52%) BODI
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.52%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.52%) QlikView
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (6.28%) CruiseControl
1 12 (6.28%) Selenium
2 8 (4.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.09%) CppUnit
3 4 (2.09%) JIRA
3 4 (2.09%) GoogleTest
4 3 (1.57%) JUnit
5 1 (0.52%) Ant
5 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.52%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Ivy
General
1 119 (62.30%) Finance
2 34 (17.80%) Investment Banking
3 17 (8.90%) Front Office
4 13 (6.81%) Retail
5 11 (5.76%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Back Office
7 2 (1.05%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (56.54%) Developer
2 38 (19.90%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.28%) Analyst
4 22 (11.52%) SQL Developer
5 16 (8.38%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Business Analyst
7 14 (7.33%) Project Manager
8 12 (6.28%) Test Manager
8 12 (6.28%) SQL Server Developer
9 11 (5.76%) Data Analyst
10 10 (5.24%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.71%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.71%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.19%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.66%) WPF Developer
14 5 (2.62%) Test Analyst
15 4 (2.09%) Coordinator
15 4 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
15 4 (2.09%) Android Developer
16 3 (1.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.85%) CSS
2 35 (18.32%) XML
2 35 (18.32%) Spring
3 28 (14.66%) Hibernate
4 25 (13.09%) JSP
5 23 (12.04%) HTML
6 18 (9.42%) .NET
6 18 (9.42%) J2EE
6 18 (9.42%) JMS
7 16 (8.38%) Web Services
8 14 (7.33%) Spring MVC
9 13 (6.81%) XSL
9 13 (6.81%) Servlets
9 13 (6.81%) DHTML
9 13 (6.81%) EJB
10 12 (6.28%) JDBC
10 12 (6.28%) Struts
10 12 (6.28%) XSLT
10 12 (6.28%) iBATIS
10 12 (6.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.19%) User Experience
3 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.62%) Market Risk
4 4 (2.09%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.09%) Equities
5 3 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) Open Source
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) iPhone
7 1 (0.52%) Derivative
7 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.37%) UNIX
2 12 (6.28%) Windows
3 10 (5.24%) Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Android
5 2 (1.05%) Solaris
5 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Tru64
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (11.52%) Migration
3 22 (11.52%) OO
3 22 (11.52%) Multithreading
3 22 (11.52%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (9.42%) Wealth Management
4 18 (9.42%) Data Modelling
5 17 (8.90%) MVC
6 16 (8.38%) Technical Analysis
7 15 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (7.33%) Data Analysis
9 13 (6.81%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.28%) ETL
10 12 (6.28%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.76%) Project Management
12 10 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.24%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.24%) Test Strategy
13 9 (4.71%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.70%) SQL
2 66 (34.55%) Java
3 39 (20.42%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.85%) PL/SQL
5 22 (11.52%) Shell Script
6 21 (10.99%) Perl
6 21 (10.99%) C#
7 19 (9.95%) VBA
8 13 (6.81%) C++
9 5 (2.62%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.05%) JCL
11 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.52%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.66%) ISEB
2 6 (3.14%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.62%) Degree
3 5 (2.62%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.05%) CISSP
4 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PhD
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 42 (21.99%) Oracle
2 27 (14.14%) Sybase
3 9 (4.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.09%) Google
5 3 (1.57%) IBM
5 3 (1.57%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.52%) Remedy
7 1 (0.52%) Perforce
7 1 (0.52%) Actimize
7 1 (0.52%) Sencha
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) Trillium
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) EMC
7 1 (0.52%) Informatica
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
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