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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 43 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 101 47 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.61% 1.87% 2.33%
As % of the General category 8.27% 4.53% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 28 40
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£430 £380 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £269 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.02% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
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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
1221 1038 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.65% 41.26% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 500 527
Average daily rate £413 £380 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 33
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £32.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 92 £450 +18.42% 5
Glasgow -2 8 £425 -3.35%
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Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Banking
1 177 (100.00%) Retail
2 100 (56.50%) Finance
3 45 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (22.03%) Migration
5 27 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (11.86%) Project Management
7 17 (9.60%) Data Migration
8 13 (7.34%) IBM
9 12 (6.78%) Credit Risk
9 12 (6.78%) Campaign Management
9 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (6.21%) SQL
11 10 (5.65%) SAS
11 10 (5.65%) Marketing
12 8 (4.52%) Unica
13 7 (3.95%) QA
13 7 (3.95%) Resource Management
13 7 (3.95%) Business Analysis
13 7 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (3.95%) People Management
13 7 (3.95%) Zachman Framework
13 7 (3.95%) TOGAF
14 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
14 6 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (3.39%) Supplier Management
15 5 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (2.82%) Data Mapping
15 5 (2.82%) Coaching

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (5.65%) SAS
2 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.26%) MS Project
2 4 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) ATM
1 1 (0.56%) VPN
1 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.13%) QlikView
4 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.56%) Big Data
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.56%) BODI
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
General
1 177 (100.00%) Banking
1 177 (100.00%) Retail
2 100 (56.50%) Finance
3 10 (5.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.56%) Law
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 51 (28.81%) Analyst
2 48 (27.12%) Project Manager
3 28 (15.82%) Architect
4 26 (14.69%) Business Analyst
5 22 (12.43%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (9.04%) Senior Manager
7 15 (8.47%) Programme Manager
7 15 (8.47%) Banking Business Analyst
8 14 (7.91%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.39%) Developer
10 5 (2.82%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (2.82%) Tester
11 4 (2.26%) Junior
11 4 (2.26%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.26%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.26%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.26%) UAT Tester
11 4 (2.26%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (2.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) .NET
1 1 (0.56%) J2EE
1 1 (0.56%) XML
1 1 (0.56%) Middleware
1 1 (0.56%) XML Messaging
1 1 (0.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.78%) Credit Risk
1 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.26%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.69%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.13%) User Experience
5 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.13%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Animation
6 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.56%) SCORM
6 1 (0.56%) IVR
6 1 (0.56%) DataPower
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.69%) Linux
1 3 (1.69%) UNIX
2 2 (1.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) AIX
3 1 (0.56%) zOS
3 1 (0.56%) Android
3 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (22.03%) Migration
3 21 (11.86%) Project Management
4 17 (9.60%) Data Migration
5 12 (6.78%) Campaign Management
6 11 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (3.95%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (3.95%) TOGAF
7 7 (3.95%) Business Analysis
7 7 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (3.95%) Resource Management
7 7 (3.95%) People Management
8 6 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (3.39%) Supplier Management
9 5 (2.82%) Data Mapping
9 5 (2.82%) Coaching
10 4 (2.26%) Integration Testing
10 4 (2.26%) Programme Management
10 4 (2.26%) Matrix Management
10 4 (2.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.21%) SQL
2 4 (2.26%) Java
3 1 (0.56%) C
3 1 (0.56%) MUMPS
3 1 (0.56%) JCL
3 1 (0.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (2.26%) HNC
1 4 (2.26%) HND
1 4 (2.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.56%) ISEB
2 1 (0.56%) PMP
2 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (7.34%) IBM
2 8 (4.52%) Unica
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle
4 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.26%) Teradata
4 4 (2.26%) Chordiant
5 2 (1.13%) Informatica
5 2 (1.13%) CA
6 1 (0.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.56%) Progress
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) Dell
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.56%) Remedy
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) Planview
6 1 (0.56%) F5
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