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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 44 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 39.64% 30.38% 30.10%
As % of the General category 63.77% 36.92% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.44 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-22.66% -8.47%
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
69 65 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 62.16% 82.28% 63.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 30
Average daily rate £405 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £257 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £466 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.06 £25.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.77% +117.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing 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 Banking.

1 33 (45.83%) Investment Banking
2 20 (27.78%) Java
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (20.83%) Project Management
4 15 (20.83%) FileNet
5 14 (19.44%) Finance
5 14 (19.44%) Spring
5 14 (19.44%) Business Analysis
5 14 (19.44%) Oracle
5 14 (19.44%) Reference Data
6 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
7 12 (16.67%) Workflow
7 12 (16.67%) Web Services
8 11 (15.28%) WebSphere
9 9 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (12.50%) Use Case
9 9 (12.50%) Validation
9 9 (12.50%) Back Office
10 8 (11.11%) HTML
10 8 (11.11%) Document Management
11 7 (9.72%) Asset Management
11 7 (9.72%) Content Management
11 7 (9.72%) Fixed Income
11 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
11 7 (9.72%) IBM
11 7 (9.72%) JPA
12 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
12 6 (8.33%) HTML5
12 6 (8.33%) Sybase

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.83%) FileNet
2 11 (15.28%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.78%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) thinkFolio
2 2 (2.78%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) WebEx
2 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) QlikView
3 2 (2.78%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) TKPROF
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.94%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.17%) Toad
4 2 (2.78%) eggPlant
4 2 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.39%) Build Forge
General
1 33 (45.83%) Investment Banking
2 14 (19.44%) Finance
3 9 (12.50%) Back Office
4 5 (6.94%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Business Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Trainer
7 5 (6.94%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Test Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (4.17%) FileNet Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Designer
10 2 (2.78%) Data Business Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Reference Data Business Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) Spring
2 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
3 12 (16.67%) Web Services
4 8 (11.11%) HTML
5 7 (9.72%) JPA
6 6 (8.33%) HTML5
7 5 (6.94%) JMS
8 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.56%) Dojo
9 3 (4.17%) CSS
9 3 (4.17%) JSP
9 3 (4.17%) RESTful
9 3 (4.17%) REST
10 2 (2.78%) SPNEGO
10 2 (2.78%) J2EE
11 1 (1.39%) Apache Flex
11 1 (1.39%) Java EE
11 1 (1.39%) Servlets
11 1 (1.39%) SOAP
11 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Reference Data
2 7 (9.72%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.33%) E-Learning
4 5 (6.94%) Derivative
5 4 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.39%) Open Source
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) UNIX
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Project Management
2 14 (19.44%) Business Analysis
3 12 (16.67%) Workflow
4 9 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (12.50%) Use Case
4 9 (12.50%) Validation
5 8 (11.11%) Document Management
6 7 (9.72%) Asset Management
6 7 (9.72%) Content Management
7 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
7 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Stress Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.56%) Release Management
10 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) Java
2 18 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.78%) VB
4 2 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) MiFID
1 3 (4.17%) EMIR
2 2 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) IBM
3 6 (8.33%) Sybase
3 6 (8.33%) Adobe
4 4 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.17%) Charles River
6 1 (1.39%) EMC
6 1 (1.39%) Pega