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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 47 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 85 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.17% 1.97% 2.07%
As % of the General category 6.89% 4.95% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 32
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£400 £396 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £396 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.95%
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
1233 889 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.01% 39.72% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 429 412
Average daily rate £400 £396 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 +19 80 £425 +7.32% 6
Glasgow -4 6 £300 -33.99%
Retail Banking
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Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Banking
1 177 (100.00%) Retail
2 101 (57.06%) Finance
3 42 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (18.64%) Migration
5 27 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (11.86%) Project Management
7 20 (11.30%) Credit Risk
8 15 (8.47%) Data Migration
9 13 (7.34%) IBM
9 13 (7.34%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (7.34%) TOGAF
10 12 (6.78%) SQL
10 12 (6.78%) Campaign Management
11 11 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.65%) SAS
13 9 (5.08%) Marketing
14 8 (4.52%) Resource Management
14 8 (4.52%) Unica
14 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (4.52%) Business Analysis
15 7 (3.95%) Java
15 7 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
16 6 (3.39%) QA
16 6 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
16 6 (3.39%) People Management
16 6 (3.39%) Validation
16 6 (3.39%) MS Project
16 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
17 5 (2.82%) UNIX

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (5.65%) SAS
2 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Project
2 5 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.13%) MS Office
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) SAN
1 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.13%) QlikView
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.56%) DB2
4 1 (0.56%) Informix
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.56%) BODI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
General
1 177 (100.00%) Banking
1 177 (100.00%) Retail
2 101 (57.06%) Finance
3 9 (5.08%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 47 (26.55%) Analyst
2 38 (21.47%) Project Manager
3 34 (19.21%) Architect
4 27 (15.25%) Solutions Architect
5 26 (14.69%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.78%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (5.08%) Programme Manager
7 9 (5.08%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (4.52%) Developer
8 8 (4.52%) Test Manager
9 7 (3.95%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (3.39%) PMO Manager
11 5 (2.82%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.82%) Consultant
11 5 (2.82%) Data Migration Project Manager
12 4 (2.26%) Test Leader
12 4 (2.26%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
13 3 (1.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) Middleware
1 1 (0.56%) .NET
1 1 (0.56%) J2EE
1 1 (0.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.30%) Credit Risk
2 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.69%) User Experience
5 3 (1.69%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.69%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Animation
6 2 (1.13%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.56%) DataPower
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.82%) UNIX
2 3 (1.69%) Linux
2 3 (1.69%) Android
3 2 (1.13%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) zOS
4 1 (0.56%) AIX
4 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (18.64%) Migration
3 21 (11.86%) Project Management
4 15 (8.47%) Data Migration
5 13 (7.34%) Zachman Framework
5 13 (7.34%) TOGAF
6 12 (6.78%) Campaign Management
7 11 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.52%) Resource Management
8 8 (4.52%) Business Analysis
9 7 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (3.39%) People Management
10 6 (3.39%) Validation
11 5 (2.82%) Quality Management
11 5 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.26%) Project Planning
12 4 (2.26%) Test Management
12 4 (2.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.26%) Scrum
12 4 (2.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.78%) SQL
2 7 (3.95%) Java
3 1 (0.56%) JCL
3 1 (0.56%) C
3 1 (0.56%) COBOL
3 1 (0.56%) MUMPS
3 1 (0.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (2.26%) ISEB
2 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.56%) PMP
2 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (7.34%) IBM
2 8 (4.52%) Unica
3 4 (2.26%) Teradata
3 4 (2.26%) Chordiant
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.13%) CA
5 2 (1.13%) Informatica
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.56%) Remedy
6 1 (0.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) Dell
6 1 (0.56%) Progress
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) F5
6 1 (0.56%) Planview
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