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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 43 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 101 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.52% 2.13% 2.35%
As % of the General category 6.85% 5.50% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 33 41
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£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Retail Banking
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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
1474 1000 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 51.39% 38.68% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 520 555
Average daily rate £375 £388 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £8.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £26.75 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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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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 +25 93 £378 -11.17% 12
Glasgow -3 8 £350 -17.64%
Retail Banking
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Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Banking
1 184 (100.00%) Retail
2 99 (53.80%) Finance
3 53 (28.80%) Migration
4 38 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (13.59%) Data Migration
6 19 (10.33%) Project Management
7 17 (9.24%) ISEB
7 17 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (8.15%) SQL
9 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (7.61%) Business Analysis
10 13 (7.07%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (7.07%) Credit Risk
11 12 (6.52%) Incident Management
11 12 (6.52%) ISTQB
11 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (6.52%) ETL
11 12 (6.52%) SAS
12 11 (5.98%) Validation
12 11 (5.98%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (5.98%) QA
12 11 (5.98%) Test Management
12 11 (5.98%) Test Scripting
13 10 (5.43%) Analytics
14 7 (3.80%) Risk Management
14 7 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (3.80%) Project Planning
15 6 (3.26%) Software Testing

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (6.52%) SAS
2 2 (1.09%) Lync
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) JBoss
3 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) MS Project
2 3 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) ATM
2 1 (0.54%) CTI
2 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 184 (100.00%) Banking
1 184 (100.00%) Retail
2 99 (53.80%) Finance
3 5 (2.72%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.17%) Back Office
5 3 (1.63%) Legal
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (42.39%) Analyst
2 40 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 24 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 23 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 21 (11.41%) Project Manager
6 20 (10.87%) Architect
7 15 (8.15%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.61%) Test Leader
9 12 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (5.98%) Banking Business Analyst
11 9 (4.89%) Senior Test Analyst
12 6 (3.26%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.72%) Developer
13 5 (2.72%) Data Migration Analyst
13 5 (2.72%) Senior Manager
14 4 (2.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 4 (2.17%) Lead Architect
14 4 (2.17%) UAT Test Manager
14 4 (2.17%) Senior Test Manager
14 4 (2.17%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (0.54%) SOAP
2 1 (0.54%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) RESTful
2 1 (0.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.07%) Credit Risk
2 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.63%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.09%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.09%) IVR
6 1 (0.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.54%) iSeries
6 1 (0.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.17%) UNIX
2 2 (1.09%) Android
3 1 (0.54%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) AIX
3 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.80%) Migration
2 38 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (13.59%) Data Migration
4 19 (10.33%) Project Management
5 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.61%) Business Analysis
6 12 (6.52%) Incident Management
6 12 (6.52%) ETL
7 11 (5.98%) Validation
7 11 (5.98%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (5.98%) Test Management
7 11 (5.98%) Test Scripting
8 10 (5.43%) Analytics
9 7 (3.80%) Risk Management
9 7 (3.80%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.26%) Software Testing
10 6 (3.26%) Resource Management
10 6 (3.26%) Test Planning
11 5 (2.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.15%) SQL
2 3 (1.63%) Java
2 3 (1.63%) VBA
3 2 (1.09%) C
4 1 (0.54%) COBOL
4 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (9.24%) ISEB
2 12 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) CISA
5 1 (0.54%) QiCA
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) FATCA
3 1 (0.54%) GAAP
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 13 (7.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (2.72%) Oracle
2 3 (1.63%) Teradata
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos
3 1 (0.54%) Sybase
3 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
3 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.54%) NetApp
3 1 (0.54%) GoldenSource
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