The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail 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 Retail Banking over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 53 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 16 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 0.23% 0.76%
As % of the General category 3.45% 0.55% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 4
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£395 - £220
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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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
464 363 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.71% 41.58% 40.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 157 139
Average daily rate £375 £388 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 24 (100.00%) Banking
1 24 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) RESTful
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) Gradle
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.17%) Test Management
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
8 1 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (4.17%) HTML
8 1 (4.17%) Java
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) Gradle
General
1 24 (100.00%) Banking
1 24 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Manager
4 4 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.17%) Spring
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Test Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) BPR
6 1 (4.17%) AOP
6 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle