The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 68 82 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 59 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.23% 1.62% 2.50%
As % of the General category 5.84% 3.91% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 59
Average daily rate £425 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1011 972 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.15% 41.49% 54.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 484 793
Average daily rate £396 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.30% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £7.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.90 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail Banking across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 48 £425 +13.33% 11
Glasgow +8 8 £425 +1.19% 1
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Banking
1 101 (100.00%) Retail
2 58 (57.43%) Finance
3 33 (32.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.84%) Project Management
5 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
5 8 (7.92%) HTML
5 8 (7.92%) ISEB
5 8 (7.92%) HTML5
5 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (6.93%) .NET
6 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.93%) Migration
7 6 (5.94%) Test Management
7 6 (5.94%) CSS
7 6 (5.94%) CSS3
8 5 (4.95%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (3.96%) C#
9 4 (3.96%) SQL
9 4 (3.96%) jQuery
9 4 (3.96%) SWIFT
9 4 (3.96%) Change Control
10 3 (2.97%) Test Strategy
10 3 (2.97%) Budget Control
10 3 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.97%) Windows
10 3 (2.97%) VMware
10 3 (2.97%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.97%) Data Analysis

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.98%) CICS
2 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) ATM
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.99%) DB2
General
1 101 (100.00%) Banking
1 101 (100.00%) Retail
2 58 (57.43%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Analyst
2 18 (17.82%) Architect
2 18 (17.82%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.88%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) Senior Manager
4 10 (9.90%) PMO Manager
5 9 (8.91%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Test Manager
6 8 (7.92%) Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Test Manager
9 3 (2.97%) Senior Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.97%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 2 (1.98%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) HTML
1 8 (7.92%) HTML5
2 7 (6.93%) .NET
2 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.94%) CSS
3 6 (5.94%) CSS3
4 4 (3.96%) jQuery
5 2 (1.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.96%) SWIFT
3 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.97%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.99%) EPoS
5 1 (0.99%) EMV
5 1 (0.99%) IVR
5 1 (0.99%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) AIX
2 2 (1.98%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) UNIX
2 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (15.84%) Project Management
3 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
4 7 (6.93%) Migration
5 6 (5.94%) Test Management
6 5 (4.95%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (3.96%) Change Control
8 3 (2.97%) Test Strategy
8 3 (2.97%) Budget Control
8 3 (2.97%) Data Analysis
9 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (1.98%) Resource Management
9 2 (1.98%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.98%) Risk Management
9 2 (1.98%) Programme Management
9 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.98%) Change Management
9 2 (1.98%) Security Architecture
9 2 (1.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (1.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) C#
1 4 (3.96%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.99%) REXX
3 1 (0.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) ISEB
2 1 (0.99%) PMP
2 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) Solvency II
1 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (2.97%) VMware
2 2 (1.98%) CA
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.98%) HP
2 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle
3 1 (0.99%) Pega
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago