The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 5 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Banking 399 800 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.43% 24.51% 15.03%
As % of the General category 39.70% 44.22% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 392 161
Median daily rate £420 £378 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
Banking
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1005 1809 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.91% 55.42% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 902 517
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £30.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.09% +90.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Scotland region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Banking
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 301 £425 +12.43% 11
Glasgow -5 80 £350 -6.66% 11
Stirling +2 15 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £420 -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Banking.

1 471 (48.91%) Finance
2 242 (25.13%) Retail
3 210 (21.81%) Retail Banking
4 183 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 134 (13.91%) Migration
6 119 (12.36%) SQL
7 108 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
8 87 (9.03%) Data Centre
9 86 (8.93%) Project Management
10 85 (8.83%) Unix
11 84 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
12 83 (8.62%) Java
13 79 (8.20%) Linux
14 69 (7.17%) Oracle
14 69 (7.17%) Business Analysis
15 65 (6.75%) Law
16 59 (6.13%) Investment Banking
17 55 (5.71%) Windows
17 55 (5.71%) Microsoft
18 52 (5.40%) User Acceptance Testing
19 47 (4.88%) Risk Management
20 45 (4.67%) ITIL
21 40 (4.15%) Spring
22 39 (4.05%) MS Excel
23 38 (3.95%) SAS
24 37 (3.84%) PRINCE2
24 37 (3.84%) HTML
24 37 (3.84%) Data Migration
25 35 (3.63%) DB2
25 35 (3.63%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (3.95%) SAS
2 19 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 17 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 9 (0.93%) IIS
6 8 (0.83%) CMS
7 7 (0.73%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.62%) Apache
8 6 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.52%) CICS
9 5 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (0.42%) Confluence
10 4 (0.42%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.42%) JBoss
10 4 (0.42%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (0.31%) IBM Transformation Extender
12 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.21%) PowerExchange
13 1 (0.10%) FileNet
Applications
1 39 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.43%) MS Office
3 32 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 32 (3.32%) MS Project
4 25 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.31%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.10%) DOC1
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.31%) Primavera
3 2 (0.21%) Global One
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Faxination
4 1 (0.10%) HFM
4 1 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.52%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.10%) Office 365
5 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.35%) SSL
2 9 (0.93%) DNS
2 9 (0.93%) LDAP
2 9 (0.93%) Network Security
3 8 (0.83%) Firewall
4 7 (0.73%) Internet
4 7 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.62%) HTTP
5 6 (0.62%) WAN
6 5 (0.52%) Intranet
6 5 (0.52%) LAN
7 4 (0.42%) ATM
7 4 (0.42%) FTP
7 4 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.42%) SAN
7 4 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.42%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.31%) Wireless
9 2 (0.21%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (3.63%) DB2
2 31 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.08%) ObjectStore
4 19 (1.97%) Oracle Database
5 14 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 14 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.35%) SQL Server
7 11 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 10 (1.04%) Big Data
9 9 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (0.83%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.83%) PowerCenter
11 7 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.52%) MS Access
13 4 (0.42%) Base SAS
13 4 (0.42%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.42%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 29 (3.01%) JUnit
2 21 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.18%) JIRA
3 18 (1.87%) Subversion
4 16 (1.66%) Maven
5 15 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 14 (1.45%) Gradle
7 12 (1.25%) Bitbucket
7 12 (1.25%) Mockito
7 12 (1.25%) Selenium
8 9 (0.93%) LoadRunner
8 9 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.83%) ERwin
10 7 (0.73%) Grunt
11 6 (0.62%) FitNesse
12 5 (0.52%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.52%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.52%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 471 (48.91%) Finance
2 242 (25.13%) Retail
3 210 (21.81%) Retail Banking
4 65 (6.75%) Law
5 59 (6.13%) Investment Banking
6 26 (2.70%) Front Office
7 17 (1.77%) Legal
8 10 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.73%) International Banking
10 6 (0.62%) Back Office
11 5 (0.52%) Billing
11 5 (0.52%) Marketing
12 4 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.21%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Publishing
15 1 (0.10%) German Language
15 1 (0.10%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 309 (32.09%) Analyst
2 164 (17.03%) Project Manager
3 131 (13.60%) Business Analyst
4 89 (9.24%) Developer
5 60 (6.23%) Banking Analyst
6 58 (6.02%) Architect
7 55 (5.71%) Consultant
8 48 (4.98%) Test Analyst
9 38 (3.95%) Test Manager
10 35 (3.63%) Security Consultant
11 33 (3.43%) Security Engineer
12 32 (3.32%) Financial Analyst
12 32 (3.32%) IT Manager
12 32 (3.32%) Senior Manager
13 30 (3.12%) Infrastructure Manager
14 29 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
15 26 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 26 (2.70%) PMO Analyst
15 26 (2.70%) Programme Manager
16 25 (2.60%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.15%) Spring
2 37 (3.84%) HTML
3 35 (3.63%) Web Services
4 34 (3.53%) CSS
5 28 (2.91%) SOAP
6 27 (2.80%) HTML5
7 26 (2.70%) XML
8 19 (1.97%) AngularJS
8 19 (1.97%) Middleware
9 18 (1.87%) CSS3
10 17 (1.77%) J2SE
11 16 (1.66%) REST
12 15 (1.56%) JMS
13 14 (1.45%) React
14 12 (1.25%) Hibernate
14 12 (1.25%) Spring MVC
14 12 (1.25%) Struts
15 10 (1.04%) JSON
16 8 (0.83%) .NET
16 8 (0.83%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 108 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (9.03%) Data Centre
3 32 (3.32%) Credit Risk
4 27 (2.80%) Mainframe
5 14 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
5 14 (1.45%) User Experience
6 12 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.04%) Equities
7 10 (1.04%) SWIFT
8 8 (0.83%) PKI
8 8 (0.83%) Visualisation
9 7 (0.73%) Derivative
9 7 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.62%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.52%) DataPower
11 5 (0.52%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.52%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.42%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.42%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 85 (8.83%) Unix
2 79 (8.20%) Linux
3 55 (5.71%) Windows
4 25 (2.60%) Solaris
5 18 (1.87%) AIX
6 17 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.93%) HPUX
9 8 (0.83%) zOS
10 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.31%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.21%) Android
13 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.10%) MVS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 134 (13.91%) Migration
3 86 (8.93%) Project Management
4 84 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (7.17%) Business Analysis
6 52 (5.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 47 (4.88%) Risk Management
8 45 (4.67%) ITIL
9 37 (3.84%) Data Migration
9 37 (3.84%) PRINCE2
10 32 (3.32%) Change Management
11 28 (2.91%) SDLC
12 27 (2.80%) Analytics
12 27 (2.80%) Test Scripting
13 26 (2.70%) OO
14 25 (2.60%) Data Analysis
14 25 (2.60%) Programme Management
14 25 (2.60%) Service Management
14 25 (2.60%) Web Development
15 24 (2.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 119 (12.36%) SQL
2 83 (8.62%) Java
3 34 (3.53%) Perl
4 21 (2.18%) JavaScript
5 15 (1.56%) C#
6 13 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.25%) C
7 12 (1.25%) C++
8 11 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.04%) VBScript
10 8 (0.83%) Python
10 8 (0.83%) Ruby
11 6 (0.62%) JCL
11 6 (0.62%) VBA
12 5 (0.52%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.42%) REXX
13 4 (0.42%) Scala
13 4 (0.42%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (1.25%) Degree
2 10 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (0.93%) ISEB
3 9 (0.93%) PMP
4 8 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.73%) CISSP
6 5 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.42%) CISMP
7 4 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.21%) MBA
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.10%) ACCA
9 1 (0.10%) CCA
9 1 (0.10%) CCNA
9 1 (0.10%) CFA
9 1 (0.10%) CIMA
9 1 (0.10%) CISA
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.10%) CISM
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.80%) QA
2 13 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.93%) SLA
4 6 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.42%) SEPA
6 3 (0.31%) COBIT
6 3 (0.31%) MiFID
6 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.10%) FINREP
System Software
1 19 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.52%) XenApp
4 4 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.31%) Time Sharing Option
5 3 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.31%) zsh
6 2 (0.21%) Docker
6 2 (0.21%) RACF
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.10%) KVM
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.62%) Puppet
2 6 (0.62%) SCCM
3 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.42%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.31%) QRadar
5 3 (0.31%) SCOM
5 3 (0.31%) vRealize
6 2 (0.21%) Ansible
6 2 (0.21%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.21%) Control-M
6 2 (0.21%) logstash
6 2 (0.21%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (0.21%) rkt
6 2 (0.21%) WSUS
6 2 (0.21%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.10%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 69 (7.17%) Oracle
2 55 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.32%) IBM
4 27 (2.80%) Red Hat
5 26 (2.70%) Sybase
6 20 (2.08%) Teradata
7 19 (1.97%) EMC
8 18 (1.87%) HP
9 14 (1.45%) VMware
10 13 (1.35%) Qualys
11 12 (1.25%) Cisco
11 12 (1.25%) Intel Security
11 12 (1.25%) Symantec
12 11 (1.14%) Informatica
13 9 (0.93%) CA
14 8 (0.83%) Citrix
14 8 (0.83%) Splunk
15 7 (0.73%) Planview
15 7 (0.73%) Verint
15 7 (0.73%) Veritas
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