The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 37 46 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 136 103 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.68% 3.55% 2.13%
As % of the General category 10.19% 6.97% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 74 30
Median daily rate £450 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £270 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £412 £420
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Retail 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
1335 1478 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.89% 50.91% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 757 517
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 17
Median hourly rate £30.21 £16.85 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% +60.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Retail Banking Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Retail Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Retail Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Retail Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Retail Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 +1 124 £450 +15.38% 1
Glasgow +10 12 £425 +20.56% 1
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 247 (100.00%) Banking
1 247 (100.00%) Retail
2 139 (56.28%) Finance
3 89 (36.03%) Migration
4 58 (23.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (15.38%) Project Management
6 32 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (10.93%) Law
8 25 (10.12%) Business Analysis
9 23 (9.31%) Test Strategy
9 23 (9.31%) Data Centre
10 22 (8.91%) Data Migration
10 22 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (7.29%) Credit Risk
11 18 (7.29%) SQL
11 18 (7.29%) SAS
12 16 (6.48%) Analytics
13 14 (5.67%) Risk Management
14 13 (5.26%) Data Modelling
14 13 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
14 13 (5.26%) Defect Management
15 12 (4.86%) Programme Management
16 11 (4.45%) Data Management
17 10 (4.05%) QA
17 10 (4.05%) Target Operating Model
18 9 (3.64%) MS Excel
18 9 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (3.24%) Software Testing
19 8 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint

Retail 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 18 (7.29%) SAS
2 4 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (3.24%) MS Project
3 6 (2.43%) MS Office
4 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) SMS
1 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.81%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.40%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.02%) JIRA
General
1 247 (100.00%) Banking
1 247 (100.00%) Retail
2 139 (56.28%) Finance
3 27 (10.93%) Law
4 5 (2.02%) Back Office
5 4 (1.62%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.62%) Legal
6 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (33.20%) Analyst
2 58 (23.48%) Project Manager
3 50 (20.24%) Business Analyst
4 31 (12.55%) Test Manager
5 27 (10.93%) Programme Manager
6 24 (9.72%) IT Manager
7 22 (8.91%) Senior Manager
8 21 (8.50%) Architect
9 19 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
10 16 (6.48%) Migration Manager
11 15 (6.07%) IT Project Manager
11 15 (6.07%) Programme Test Manager
11 15 (6.07%) Test Programme Manager
12 12 (4.86%) Financial Analyst
12 12 (4.86%) Senior Project Manager
12 12 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (4.45%) Migration Project Manager
13 11 (4.45%) Risk Manager
14 10 (4.05%) Service Analyst
14 10 (4.05%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.02%) Middleware
2 4 (1.62%) SOAP
2 4 (1.62%) XML
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.31%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.29%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.02%) User Experience
5 4 (1.62%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.21%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.81%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.62%) Unix
2 3 (1.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (36.03%) Migration
2 58 (23.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (15.38%) Project Management
4 32 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (10.12%) Business Analysis
6 23 (9.31%) Test Strategy
7 22 (8.91%) Data Migration
8 16 (6.48%) Analytics
9 14 (5.67%) Risk Management
10 13 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 13 (5.26%) Defect Management
10 13 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (4.86%) Programme Management
12 11 (4.45%) Data Management
13 10 (4.05%) Target Operating Model
14 9 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (3.24%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 8 (3.24%) Software Testing
15 8 (3.24%) Test Scripting
16 7 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.29%) SQL
2 1 (0.40%) C
2 1 (0.40%) VB
2 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (1.62%) ISEB
2 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.40%) CISM
4 1 (0.40%) Degree
4 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PMP
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.05%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.81%) FATCA
4 1 (0.40%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.62%) HP
2 4 (1.62%) IBM
2 4 (1.62%) Teradata
3 2 (0.81%) Avaya
3 2 (0.81%) Verint
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco
4 1 (0.40%) Informatica
4 1 (0.40%) IronPort
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle
4 1 (0.40%) Pega
4 1 (0.40%) Planview
4 1 (0.40%) TSYS