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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 59 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 7 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.94% 1.00% 2.57%
As % of the General category 2.37% 2.28% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
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£300 £455 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.99% +24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £436 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £488 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
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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
295 263 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.44% 43.69% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 120 167
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £261
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 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £6.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (100.00%) Banking
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) BODI
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) BODI
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
1 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
1 2 (15.38%) PMO Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy