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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 94 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 27 94 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 3.28% 3.37%
As % of the General category 4.55% 7.15% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 62
Median daily rate £463 £418 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.77% +1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £289 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.00
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
594 1315 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.14% 45.87% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 604 618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £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 £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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 8 December 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 8 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 -21 23 £500 +17.64% 5
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £275 -
Glasgow -5 1 £375 -4.45%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 86 (100.00%) Banking
1 86 (100.00%) Retail
2 57 (66.28%) Finance
3 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.60%) Migration
4 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.63%) Law
6 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
7 9 (10.47%) MS Office
8 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.14%) Test Management
8 7 (8.14%) MS Project
8 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
9 6 (6.98%) Project Management
9 6 (6.98%) Credit Risk
10 5 (5.81%) SQL
10 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.81%) Teradata
11 4 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (4.65%) Scrum
11 4 (4.65%) SAS
11 4 (4.65%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (4.65%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 3 (3.49%) Planview
12 3 (3.49%) Open Workbench
12 3 (3.49%) Financial Analysis

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 4 (4.65%) SAS
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Office
2 7 (8.14%) MS Project
3 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) Open Workbench
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) ATM
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) SAN
2 1 (1.16%) SSL
2 1 (1.16%) WAN
2 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.16%) Big Data
2 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Appium
1 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 86 (100.00%) Banking
1 86 (100.00%) Retail
2 57 (66.28%) Finance
3 10 (11.63%) Law
4 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Analyst
2 18 (20.93%) Business Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Test Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.81%) Architect
5 5 (5.81%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (5.81%) IT Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Change Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Consultant
7 3 (3.49%) Data Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Risk Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) J2EE
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.98%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.16%) DataPower
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
2 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (18.60%) Migration
3 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
4 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.14%) Test Management
5 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.98%) ITIL
6 6 (6.98%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Scrum
7 4 (4.65%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (3.49%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (3.49%) KYC
8 3 (3.49%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.33%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.33%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.33%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C
2 2 (2.33%) VBA
3 1 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.16%) CCA
3 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SEPA
2 2 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) XenApp
1 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.81%) Teradata
2 3 (3.49%) IBM
2 3 (3.49%) Niku
2 3 (3.49%) Planview
3 2 (2.33%) Citrix
3 2 (2.33%) Lotus
4 1 (1.16%) Capita
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Twitter