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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
UK / Scotland
Rank 74 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 32 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.94% 2.82% 2.95%
As % of the General category 5.55% 6.56% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 52
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £433 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
577 1113 1231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.03% 43.02% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 523 620
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -8 28 £450 - 5
Glasgow +1 2 £425 +8.28%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £325 -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 64 (100.00%) Banking
1 64 (100.00%) Retail
2 41 (64.06%) Finance
3 17 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Project Management
6 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Test Management
8 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (7.81%) MS Office
8 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
9 4 (6.25%) SQL
9 4 (6.25%) Unix
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
9 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) IBM
10 3 (4.69%) Windows
10 3 (4.69%) Law
10 3 (4.69%) Teradata
10 3 (4.69%) Office 365
10 3 (4.69%) KYC
10 3 (4.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
10 3 (4.69%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (3.13%) Service Design
11 2 (3.13%) SEPA

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 2 (3.13%) IBM Domino
1 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
1 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.56%) JBoss
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) ATM
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) LAN
1 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Appium
1 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 64 (100.00%) Banking
1 64 (100.00%) Retail
2 41 (64.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Analyst
2 14 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Test Manager
4 9 (14.06%) IT Manager
4 9 (14.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Credit Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.69%) AML Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Finance Manager
7 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Test Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Operations Business Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Service Design Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Telephony Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Teradata Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) J2EE
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
1 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) DataPower
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.63%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Test Management
6 4 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) ITIL
6 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (4.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 3 (4.69%) KYC
7 3 (4.69%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (3.13%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.13%) Service Design
8 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) VBA
3 1 (1.56%) C
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SEPA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) MiFID
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) XenApp
1 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) IBM
2 3 (4.69%) Teradata
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) Citrix
3 2 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (1.56%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.56%) BMC
4 1 (1.56%) Capita
4 1 (1.56%) Niku
4 1 (1.56%) Planview
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) TSYS
4 1 (1.56%) Veritas
4 1 (1.56%) VMware