The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 22 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 33.85% 32.00% 29.90%
As % of the General category 44.00% 48.00% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.07 £10.44 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+82.66% -53.60%
Banking
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

General Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 50 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 76.92% 66.67% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.88 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Stirling region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Stirling region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Banking.

1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (43.33%) ObjectStore
4 13 (43.33%) EMC
5 11 (36.67%) Perl
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle
7 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
7 7 (23.33%) DevOps
8 6 (20.00%) Ruby
8 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Selenium
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) Unix
8 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (16.67%) XML
9 5 (16.67%) FitNesse
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (13.33%) SDLC
10 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) SunGard
11 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (10.00%) XSLT
11 3 (10.00%) VMware

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Global One
1 2 (6.67%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) ObjectStore
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 5 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) International Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) CMDB
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) SDLC
3 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Case Management
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) EMC
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) SunGard
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow