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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 5 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Banking 27 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 25.47% 44.00% 16.67%
As % of the General category 36.99% 62.86% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Average daily rate
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£420 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £371 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.89%
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
73 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 68.87% 70.00% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 23
Average daily rate £410 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 2014, 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 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 15 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 15 (27.27%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
3 13 (23.64%) Workflow
4 12 (21.82%) Oracle
5 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.36%) IBM
6 9 (16.36%) Bloomberg
6 9 (16.36%) Investment Management
7 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (14.55%) .NET
7 8 (14.55%) FileNet
8 7 (12.73%) Sybase
8 7 (12.73%) Reuters
8 7 (12.73%) Reference Data
9 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
10 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.09%) Front Office
10 5 (9.09%) Web Services
10 5 (9.09%) J2EE
10 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 5 (9.09%) Markit EDM
10 5 (9.09%) Transition Management
10 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 4 (7.27%) jQuery

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.55%) FileNet
3 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.27%) MS Office
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.64%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.27%) MS Access
3 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
1 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.82%) Ant
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.82%) Build Forge
2 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.82%) FlexUnit
2 1 (1.82%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
General
1 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 15 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Front Office
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) French Language
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Transition Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Documentation Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Designer
7 4 (7.27%) Trainer
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) FileNet Developer
9 2 (3.64%) WPF Developer
9 2 (3.64%) PMO Lead
9 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.64%) CMS Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) J2EE
3 4 (7.27%) jQuery
3 4 (7.27%) HTML5
3 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) JRules
4 3 (5.45%) Dojo
4 3 (5.45%) Spring
4 3 (5.45%) WPF
4 3 (5.45%) REST
5 2 (3.64%) JSP
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.82%) JSF
6 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.82%) JMS
6 1 (1.82%) Servlets
6 1 (1.82%) JDBC
6 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Reference Data
2 4 (7.27%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.27%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.45%) Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) E-Learning
3 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Equities
5 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Workflow
2 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) Investment Management
4 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.09%) Transition Management
7 4 (7.27%) RUP
7 4 (7.27%) BCP
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.27%) Data Management
7 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Web Development
8 3 (5.45%) Document Management
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) Java
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.45%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) VB
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.64%) VBA
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) IBM
2 9 (16.36%) Bloomberg
3 7 (12.73%) Sybase
3 7 (12.73%) Reuters
4 2 (3.64%) Nintex
4 2 (3.64%) RIMES
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) Charles River
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Business Objects