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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 53 59 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 81 55 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.90% 2.24% 3.46%
As % of the General category 7.05% 5.19% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 44
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£475 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £257 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £502 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
1149 1060 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.11% 43.23% 50.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 475 627
Average daily rate £400 £380 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.13 £20.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 August 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 29 August 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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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 +9 78 £475 +9.51% 12
Glasgow -16 2 - -
Stirling - - - -
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Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Banking
1 136 (100.00%) Retail
2 75 (55.15%) Finance
3 46 (33.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (18.38%) Migration
5 20 (14.71%) Project Management
6 13 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (6.62%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.88%) Supplier Management
9 7 (5.15%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.15%) ISEB
10 6 (4.41%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.68%) Test Management
11 5 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.68%) SQL
12 4 (2.94%) HNC
12 4 (2.94%) HND
12 4 (2.94%) SAS
12 4 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (2.94%) Matrix Management
12 4 (2.94%) Degree
12 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
12 4 (2.94%) QA
12 4 (2.94%) SWIFT
12 4 (2.94%) Test Strategy
12 4 (2.94%) Digital Media
13 3 (2.21%) Analytics

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) ATM
2 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.74%) Big Data
2 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 136 (100.00%) Banking
1 136 (100.00%) Retail
2 75 (55.15%) Finance
3 3 (2.21%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (30.15%) Project Manager
2 29 (21.32%) Analyst
3 20 (14.71%) Senior Manager
3 20 (14.71%) Architect
4 15 (11.03%) Senior Project Manager
4 15 (11.03%) Business Analyst
5 14 (10.29%) Programme Manager
5 14 (10.29%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.62%) Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Test Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Architect
9 5 (3.68%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.68%) UAT Tester
9 5 (3.68%) Tester
9 5 (3.68%) Senior Programme Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Test Leader
10 4 (2.94%) Junior Tester
10 4 (2.94%) Data Analyst
10 4 (2.94%) Junior
10 4 (2.94%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) XML
1 1 (0.74%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 4 (2.94%) SWIFT
1 4 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.21%) Credit Risk
2 3 (2.21%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.47%) PMI
3 2 (1.47%) IVR
4 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.74%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.21%) Windows
2 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (18.38%) Migration
3 20 (14.71%) Project Management
4 9 (6.62%) Data Migration
5 8 (5.88%) Supplier Management
6 7 (5.15%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.41%) Project Planning
8 5 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.68%) Test Management
9 4 (2.94%) Test Strategy
9 4 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.94%) Matrix Management
10 3 (2.21%) Programme Management
10 3 (2.21%) E-business
10 3 (2.21%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.21%) Analytics
10 3 (2.21%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.68%) SQL
2 2 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.15%) ISEB
2 4 (2.94%) HNC
2 4 (2.94%) HND
2 4 (2.94%) Degree
3 3 (2.21%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (2.21%) IBM
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.21%) Oracle
1 3 (2.21%) VMware
2 2 (1.47%) Teradata
2 2 (1.47%) Unica
3 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (0.74%) Chordiant
3 1 (0.74%) HP
3 1 (0.74%) CA
3 1 (0.74%) Informatica
3 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
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