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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 79 32 53
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +21
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 47 143 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 4.43% 3.15%
As % of the General category 5.65% 8.17% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 92 50
Median daily rate £400 £400 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
832 1751 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.80% 54.28% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 856 508
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.36 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -23 43 £413 +3.12% 2
Glasgow -3 2 £375 -1.31%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £338 -
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Banking
1 149 (100.00%) Retail
2 85 (57.05%) Finance
3 31 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (19.46%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (18.79%) Migration
6 25 (16.78%) Business Analysis
7 20 (13.42%) Law
8 19 (12.75%) Data Centre
9 14 (9.40%) MS Office
10 13 (8.72%) SQL
10 13 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (7.38%) Project Management
11 11 (7.38%) ITIL
11 11 (7.38%) PRINCE2
11 11 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (7.38%) Credit Risk
12 10 (6.71%) MS Project
13 9 (6.04%) Programme Management
13 9 (6.04%) SAS
14 8 (5.37%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (4.70%) Test Management
15 7 (4.70%) Non-Functional Testing
15 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
15 7 (4.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
16 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
16 6 (4.03%) MS Visio
16 6 (4.03%) Microsoft
16 6 (4.03%) Service Management
16 6 (4.03%) Test Scripting

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 9 (6.04%) SAS
2 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.01%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.67%) JBoss
4 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 14 (9.40%) MS Office
2 10 (6.71%) MS Project
3 8 (5.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
5 6 (4.03%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.01%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) Internet
2 2 (1.34%) LAN
2 2 (1.34%) WAN
2 2 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.67%) SAN
3 1 (0.67%) SMS
3 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 149 (100.00%) Banking
1 149 (100.00%) Retail
2 85 (57.05%) Finance
3 20 (13.42%) Law
4 1 (0.67%) Back Office
4 1 (0.67%) Billing
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (53.02%) Analyst
2 38 (25.50%) Business Analyst
3 22 (14.77%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.72%) Financial Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) Banking Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.71%) Architect
6 10 (6.71%) Change Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Test Manager
8 8 (5.37%) Credit Analyst
8 8 (5.37%) PMO Analyst
8 8 (5.37%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) IT Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (3.36%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Project Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.36%) XML
2 4 (2.68%) SOAP
3 1 (0.67%) J2EE
3 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.75%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.38%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.01%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.01%) User Experience
5 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.34%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.67%) DataPower
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.67%) PKI
6 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.01%) Windows
2 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.34%) Unix
2 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) Android
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (18.79%) Migration
3 25 (16.78%) Business Analysis
4 13 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.38%) ITIL
5 11 (7.38%) PRINCE2
5 11 (7.38%) Project Management
6 9 (6.04%) Programme Management
7 7 (4.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 7 (4.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (4.70%) Test Management
8 6 (4.03%) Service Management
8 6 (4.03%) Test Scripting
9 5 (3.36%) Analytics
9 5 (3.36%) Defect Management
9 5 (3.36%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (3.36%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.36%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.68%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.72%) SQL
2 2 (1.34%) C
2 2 (1.34%) VBA
3 1 (0.67%) Java
3 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.01%) ISEB
1 3 (2.01%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (2.01%) PMP
2 2 (1.34%) Degree
3 1 (0.67%) CCA
3 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) QA
1 3 (2.01%) SEPA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) XenApp
1 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (4.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.36%) Teradata
3 4 (2.68%) IBM
4 3 (2.01%) Niku
4 3 (2.01%) Planview
5 2 (1.34%) Citrix
5 2 (1.34%) HP
5 2 (1.34%) TSYS
6 1 (0.67%) Avaya
6 1 (0.67%) Capita
6 1 (0.67%) Lotus
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Twitter
6 1 (0.67%) Verint