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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK / Scotland
Rank 10 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 194 495 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.14% 19.58% 21.19%
As % of the General category 28.20% 42.53% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 237 291
Median daily rate £400 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.14% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £588 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.96 £11.47 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +9.86%

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
688 1164 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.49% 46.04% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 567 657
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 12
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £22.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £50.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -4 159 £413 -2.94% 25
Glasgow -19 33 £368 +6.90% 8
West Dunbartonshire -3 1 £325 -22.61%
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 152 (43.68%) Finance
2 72 (20.69%) Retail
3 65 (18.68%) Retail Banking
4 64 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (15.23%) SQL
7 47 (13.51%) Migration
8 41 (11.78%) Java
9 37 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (10.06%) Unix
11 30 (8.62%) Linux
12 29 (8.33%) IBM
13 28 (8.05%) Project Management
14 27 (7.76%) Oracle
15 26 (7.47%) Business Analysis
16 23 (6.61%) Microsoft
17 22 (6.32%) Windows
18 21 (6.03%) SIEM
19 20 (5.75%) HTML
20 19 (5.46%) Spring
20 19 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
20 19 (5.46%) Relational Database
21 18 (5.17%) Data Centre
21 18 (5.17%) TDD
21 18 (5.17%) JavaScript
22 17 (4.89%) SQL Server
22 17 (4.89%) MS Excel
22 17 (4.89%) Scrum
23 16 (4.60%) DB2
23 16 (4.60%) CSS

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 13 (3.74%) SAS
1 13 (3.74%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.44%) Confluence
4 5 (1.44%) JBoss
5 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.86%) Apache
6 3 (0.86%) CMS
6 3 (0.86%) IIS
7 2 (0.57%) CICS
7 2 (0.57%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.57%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 17 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.74%) MS Office
3 10 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.01%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.57%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.15%) Office 365
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.29%) GitHub
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.30%) Firewall
2 6 (1.72%) DNS
2 6 (1.72%) Internet
3 5 (1.44%) BIG-IP
3 5 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (1.44%) SSL
4 4 (1.15%) LAN
4 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.86%) DMZ
5 3 (0.86%) SAN
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.57%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.57%) Intranet
6 2 (0.57%) MPLS
6 2 (0.57%) TACACS
6 2 (0.57%) VLAN
6 2 (0.57%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.46%) Relational Database
2 17 (4.89%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.60%) DB2
4 15 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.16%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.01%) Big Data
7 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.86%) MS Access
8 3 (0.86%) QlikView
9 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.29%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.29%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 14 (4.02%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.87%) Maven
4 9 (2.59%) Gradle
4 9 (2.59%) JUnit
5 6 (1.72%) Ant
5 6 (1.72%) Hudson
5 6 (1.72%) Selenium
6 5 (1.44%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.15%) Mockito
7 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.86%) Concordion
8 3 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.86%) JBehave
8 3 (0.86%) JIRA
8 3 (0.86%) Subversion
8 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 152 (43.68%) Finance
2 72 (20.69%) Retail
3 65 (18.68%) Retail Banking
4 15 (4.31%) Law
5 12 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (0.86%) Back Office
7 3 (0.86%) Front Office
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) Military
8 2 (0.57%) Publishing
8 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.29%) German Language
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (27.59%) Analyst
2 58 (16.67%) Developer
3 44 (12.64%) Business Analyst
4 41 (11.78%) Project Manager
5 24 (6.90%) Consultant
6 21 (6.03%) Java Developer
7 17 (4.89%) IT Manager
8 13 (3.74%) Architect
8 13 (3.74%) Database Consultant
8 13 (3.74%) Security Consultant
8 13 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (3.45%) Data Analyst
10 11 (3.16%) Test Manager
11 10 (2.87%) Senior Business Analyst
11 10 (2.87%) Senior Manager
12 8 (2.30%) Payments Analyst
12 8 (2.30%) Security Analyst
12 8 (2.30%) Security Engineer
13 7 (2.01%) Banking Project Manager
13 7 (2.01%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.75%) HTML
2 19 (5.46%) Spring
3 16 (4.60%) CSS
3 16 (4.60%) SOAP
4 14 (4.02%) XML
5 13 (3.74%) Web Services
6 11 (3.16%) JSON
6 11 (3.16%) REST
7 10 (2.87%) Hibernate
7 10 (2.87%) HTML5
7 10 (2.87%) Middleware
8 8 (2.30%) JMS
9 7 (2.01%) .NET
9 7 (2.01%) Kendo UI
10 6 (1.72%) J2EE
11 5 (1.44%) Node.js
11 5 (1.44%) RESTful
12 4 (1.15%) CSS3
12 4 (1.15%) Java EE
12 4 (1.15%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.87%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.30%) Credit Risk
5 8 (2.30%) User Experience
6 6 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.44%) iSeries
7 5 (1.44%) Wiki
8 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.86%) DataPower
9 3 (0.86%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.86%) PKI
9 3 (0.86%) Social Media
9 3 (0.86%) Tandem
10 2 (0.57%) Derivative
10 2 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.06%) Unix
2 30 (8.62%) Linux
3 22 (6.32%) Windows
4 9 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.72%) zOS
6 4 (1.15%) Android
6 4 (1.15%) Solaris
6 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.86%) AIX
7 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.86%) HPUX
8 2 (0.57%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) Debian
9 1 (0.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (13.51%) Migration
4 28 (8.05%) Project Management
5 26 (7.47%) Business Analysis
6 21 (6.03%) SIEM
7 19 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (5.17%) TDD
9 17 (4.89%) Scrum
10 15 (4.31%) Data Analysis
11 12 (3.45%) Data Migration
11 12 (3.45%) OO
12 11 (3.16%) Change Management
12 11 (3.16%) Microservices
12 11 (3.16%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (3.16%) Unit Testing
13 10 (2.87%) ITIL
14 9 (2.59%) Analytics
14 9 (2.59%) Risk Management
15 8 (2.30%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 53 (15.23%) SQL
2 41 (11.78%) Java
3 18 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.74%) Perl
5 12 (3.45%) Python
5 12 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 11 (3.16%) VBA
7 6 (1.72%) C#
8 5 (1.44%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.44%) C
9 3 (0.86%) JCL
9 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.57%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.57%) REXX
10 2 (0.57%) XPath
11 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.29%) R
11 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (3.16%) Degree
2 5 (1.44%) CISSP
3 4 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.57%) CGEIT
4 2 (0.57%) CISA
4 2 (0.57%) CISM
4 2 (0.57%) CRISC
4 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) ISEB
5 1 (0.29%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.29%) MCITP
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) MOS
5 1 (0.29%) SANS
5 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.30%) PMO
2 6 (1.72%) FINREP
2 6 (1.72%) IFRS
3 5 (1.44%) MiFID
3 5 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.15%) FATCA
5 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.57%) EMIR
5 2 (0.57%) QA
5 2 (0.57%) SLA
6 1 (0.29%) Basel II
6 1 (0.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.29%) GDPR
6 1 (0.29%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.72%) Docker
2 3 (0.86%) RACF
2 3 (0.86%) SRDF
2 3 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.57%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.57%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.29%) XenApp
4 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.29%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (2.01%) Puppet
2 6 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.15%) Ansible
3 4 (1.15%) QRadar
3 4 (1.15%) vRealize
4 3 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.86%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.57%) logstash
5 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.29%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.29%) FlexNet
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (8.33%) IBM
2 27 (7.76%) Oracle
3 23 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.16%) Splunk
5 10 (2.87%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.59%) Teradata
7 8 (2.30%) Cisco
8 7 (2.01%) Intel Security
9 6 (1.72%) Perforce
9 6 (1.72%) Veritas
9 6 (1.72%) VMware
10 5 (1.44%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.44%) F5
10 5 (1.44%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.15%) Adobe
12 3 (0.86%) Citrix
12 3 (0.86%) EMC
12 3 (0.86%) HP
12 3 (0.86%) Misys
12 3 (0.86%) Sybase
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Posted: 4 days ago
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