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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 19 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 164 561 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.32% 19.59% 18.63%
As % of the General category 27.56% 42.28% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 222 231
Median daily rate £425 £400 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +65.00%
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
595 1327 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.19% 46.33% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 606 613
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 11
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.71 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.93 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -5 126 £429 +7.18% 28
Glasgow -16 33 £395 +5.33% 6
West Dunbartonshire -3 2 £275 -34.52%
West Lothian -5 1 £350 - 1
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 258 (50.10%) Finance
2 107 (20.78%) Retail
3 96 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (17.48%) Retail Banking
5 71 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (13.40%) SQL
7 64 (12.43%) Migration
8 62 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (11.07%) Java
10 56 (10.87%) Linux
11 44 (8.54%) Unix
12 41 (7.96%) Oracle
13 40 (7.77%) Project Management
13 40 (7.77%) Data Centre
14 39 (7.57%) Business Analysis
15 34 (6.60%) HTML
15 34 (6.60%) Microsoft
16 33 (6.41%) Law
17 32 (6.21%) IBM
18 30 (5.83%) ITIL
19 27 (5.24%) Windows
20 25 (4.85%) CSS
20 25 (4.85%) SAS
21 24 (4.66%) Investment Banking
22 23 (4.47%) Spring
22 23 (4.47%) TDD
22 23 (4.47%) DB2
22 23 (4.47%) Risk Management
23 22 (4.27%) MS Office
23 22 (4.27%) Data Warehouse

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 25 (4.85%) SAS
2 18 (3.50%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.55%) JBoss
6 6 (1.17%) Apache
6 6 (1.17%) CMS
6 6 (1.17%) IIS
6 6 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.58%) CICS
7 3 (0.58%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.58%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.39%) Confluence
8 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (4.27%) MS Office
2 19 (3.69%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.52%) MS Project
4 12 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.58%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Primavera
2 2 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.39%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) HFM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.72%) DNS
2 10 (1.94%) SSL
3 9 (1.75%) Internet
3 9 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.55%) Firewall
5 7 (1.36%) BIG-IP
6 6 (1.17%) LAN
6 6 (1.17%) WAN
7 4 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.58%) ATM
8 3 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (0.58%) HTTP
8 3 (0.58%) Intranet
8 3 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.39%) DHCP
9 2 (0.39%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.39%) FTP
9 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.47%) DB2
2 22 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.72%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.75%) ObjectStore
5 9 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.17%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.97%) Big Data
8 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.78%) Base SAS
9 4 (0.78%) MS Access
9 4 (0.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.58%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.33%) JIRA
2 12 (2.33%) JUnit
3 10 (1.94%) Selenium
4 9 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.75%) Maven
5 8 (1.55%) Subversion
6 7 (1.36%) Gradle
6 7 (1.36%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.17%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.97%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.97%) Mockito
8 5 (0.97%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.58%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.58%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.39%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.39%) Log4j
10 2 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 258 (50.10%) Finance
2 107 (20.78%) Retail
3 90 (17.48%) Retail Banking
4 33 (6.41%) Law
5 24 (4.66%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.75%) Front Office
7 6 (1.17%) Legal
8 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.78%) Billing
9 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.78%) Marketing
9 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.58%) Back Office
10 3 (0.58%) Publishing
11 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.39%) German Language
11 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (30.29%) Analyst
2 69 (13.40%) Developer
2 69 (13.40%) Project Manager
3 61 (11.84%) Business Analyst
4 31 (6.02%) Consultant
5 28 (5.44%) Architect
6 21 (4.08%) Banking Analyst
7 20 (3.88%) Security Engineer
8 19 (3.69%) Java Developer
8 19 (3.69%) Test Manager
9 17 (3.30%) Designer
10 16 (3.11%) Security Consultant
11 14 (2.72%) Financial Analyst
12 13 (2.52%) Senior Manager
13 12 (2.33%) Administrator
13 12 (2.33%) Banking Project Manager
13 12 (2.33%) IT Manager
13 12 (2.33%) PMO Analyst
14 11 (2.14%) IT Analyst
14 11 (2.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.60%) HTML
2 25 (4.85%) CSS
3 23 (4.47%) Spring
4 22 (4.27%) HTML5
5 20 (3.88%) Web Services
6 18 (3.50%) XML
7 16 (3.11%) Middleware
8 12 (2.33%) CSS3
8 12 (2.33%) SOAP
9 11 (2.14%) Hibernate
9 11 (2.14%) Kendo UI
9 11 (2.14%) REST
10 10 (1.94%) JMS
11 9 (1.75%) JSON
12 8 (1.55%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.55%) J2EE
13 7 (1.36%) .NET
14 6 (1.17%) ASP.NET
14 6 (1.17%) J2SE
14 6 (1.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.72%) Credit Risk
5 11 (2.14%) Mainframe
6 10 (1.94%) User Experience
7 8 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.36%) DataPower
9 6 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.17%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.97%) Equities
10 5 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (0.97%) iSeries
11 4 (0.78%) Derivative
11 4 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.78%) Tandem
12 3 (0.58%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.58%) Social Media
12 3 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.87%) Linux
2 44 (8.54%) Unix
3 27 (5.24%) Windows
4 17 (3.30%) AIX
5 15 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.52%) Solaris
7 10 (1.94%) HPUX
8 9 (1.75%) zOS
9 7 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.78%) Android
10 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.58%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.39%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 71 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (12.43%) Migration
4 40 (7.77%) Project Management
5 39 (7.57%) Business Analysis
6 30 (5.83%) ITIL
7 23 (4.47%) Risk Management
7 23 (4.47%) TDD
8 22 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (3.69%) Scrum
10 18 (3.50%) PRINCE2
11 17 (3.30%) Service Management
12 16 (3.11%) Analytics
12 16 (3.11%) Change Management
12 16 (3.11%) OO
13 15 (2.91%) Data Migration
14 14 (2.72%) Web Development
15 13 (2.52%) MVC
15 13 (2.52%) Test Management
16 12 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (13.40%) SQL
2 57 (11.07%) Java
3 21 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.69%) Perl
5 13 (2.52%) Shell Script
6 11 (2.14%) C#
7 10 (1.94%) C
8 8 (1.55%) Python
9 7 (1.36%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.36%) VBA
9 7 (1.36%) VBScript
10 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.97%) C++
11 4 (0.78%) Scala
12 2 (0.39%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.39%) JCL
12 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.39%) REXX
13 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (1.94%) Degree
2 9 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.97%) CISSP
5 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.58%) PMP
7 2 (0.39%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.39%) CISA
7 2 (0.39%) CRISC
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.19%) CCA
8 1 (0.19%) CCNA
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.19%) ISEB
8 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.19%) MOS
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.19%) SANS
8 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.36%) FINREP
2 5 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.78%) QA
3 4 (0.78%) SEPA
3 4 (0.78%) SLA
4 3 (0.58%) FATCA
5 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.39%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.58%) zsh
4 2 (0.39%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.39%) Docker
4 2 (0.39%) RACF
4 2 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.39%) XenApp
4 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.19%) KVM
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.19%) SRDF
5 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.78%) Puppet
1 4 (0.78%) QRadar
1 4 (0.78%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.58%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.58%) SCCM
2 3 (0.58%) SCOM
3 2 (0.39%) logstash
3 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (0.39%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) Ansible
4 1 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.19%) Legato
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.19%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.19%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 41 (7.96%) Oracle
2 34 (6.60%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.21%) IBM
4 16 (3.11%) Red Hat
5 14 (2.72%) Sybase
6 12 (2.33%) Teradata
7 11 (2.14%) EMC
8 10 (1.94%) F5
9 9 (1.75%) Qualys
10 8 (1.55%) Cisco
10 8 (1.55%) HP
11 7 (1.36%) Citrix
12 6 (1.17%) Splunk
12 6 (1.17%) VMware
13 5 (0.97%) Adobe
14 4 (0.78%) Intel Security
14 4 (0.78%) SAP
15 3 (0.58%) CheckPoint
15 3 (0.58%) Reuters
15 3 (0.58%) Symantec
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