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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 54 30 57
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 74 149 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.31% 4.55% 2.83%
As % of the General category 7.47% 8.22% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 106 38
Median daily rate £413 £390 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -19.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £442
% change year-on-year
- -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
991 1813 1135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.26% 55.34% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 901 515
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £30.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.09% +90.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £78.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -13 70 £425 +8.97%
Glasgow -3 2 £325 -16.66% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £400 -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Banking
1 209 (100.00%) Retail
2 112 (53.59%) Finance
3 51 (24.40%) Migration
4 45 (21.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (15.31%) Business Analysis
7 27 (12.92%) Law
8 26 (12.44%) Data Centre
9 19 (9.09%) Project Management
10 16 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (6.22%) SQL
11 13 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (6.22%) Credit Risk
11 13 (6.22%) Test Strategy
11 13 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (5.74%) PRINCE2
13 11 (5.26%) MS Office
13 11 (5.26%) ITIL
13 11 (5.26%) Programme Management
14 10 (4.78%) SAS
14 10 (4.78%) MS Project
15 9 (4.31%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 9 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
16 8 (3.83%) Risk Management
16 8 (3.83%) Test Management
16 8 (3.83%) Test Scripting
16 8 (3.83%) Defect Management
16 8 (3.83%) Non-Functional Testing
17 7 (3.35%) Analytics

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 10 (4.78%) SAS
2 6 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 11 (5.26%) MS Office
2 10 (4.78%) MS Project
3 9 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.35%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.87%) MS Excel
6 3 (1.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) LAN
2 2 (0.96%) WAN
2 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.48%) SAN
3 1 (0.48%) SMS
3 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
General
1 209 (100.00%) Banking
1 209 (100.00%) Retail
2 112 (53.59%) Finance
3 27 (12.92%) Law
4 4 (1.91%) Legal
5 3 (1.44%) Back Office
6 2 (0.96%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (47.37%) Analyst
2 57 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 38 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 22 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 21 (10.05%) Banking Analyst
6 18 (8.61%) Financial Analyst
7 16 (7.66%) Architect
7 16 (7.66%) IT Manager
8 13 (6.22%) Change Analyst
9 12 (5.74%) Programme Manager
9 12 (5.74%) Senior Manager
10 11 (5.26%) Service Analyst
11 10 (4.78%) Credit Analyst
11 10 (4.78%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.78%) PMO Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) IT Project Manager
12 9 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.31%) Test Analyst
13 8 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (3.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.39%) XML
2 4 (1.91%) SOAP
3 1 (0.48%) J2EE
3 1 (0.48%) Middleware
3 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.44%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.22%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.91%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.91%) User Experience
5 2 (0.96%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.96%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.48%) DataPower
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Unix
2 2 (0.96%) Windows
3 1 (0.48%) Android
3 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.48%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.40%) Migration
2 45 (21.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (15.31%) Business Analysis
4 19 (9.09%) Project Management
5 16 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (6.22%) Test Strategy
7 12 (5.74%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.26%) ITIL
8 11 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 9 (4.31%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 8 (3.83%) Defect Management
10 8 (3.83%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (3.83%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.83%) Test Management
10 8 (3.83%) Test Scripting
11 7 (3.35%) Analytics
11 7 (3.35%) Data Migration
11 7 (3.35%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (3.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.22%) SQL
2 2 (0.96%) C
3 1 (0.48%) Java
3 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (1.91%) ISEB
1 4 (1.91%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.44%) PMP
3 2 (0.96%) Degree
3 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CCA
4 1 (0.48%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) QA
1 3 (1.44%) SEPA
2 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (2.87%) Teradata
2 4 (1.91%) HP
3 3 (1.44%) IBM
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.44%) Niku
3 3 (1.44%) Planview
4 2 (0.96%) Avaya
4 2 (0.96%) TSYS
4 2 (0.96%) Verint
5 1 (0.48%) Capita
5 1 (0.48%) Informatica
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.48%) Twitter