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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 8 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 7 35 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.29% 40.23% 18.52%
As % of the General category 20.59% 55.56% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 0
Average daily rate £450 £426 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £10.44 £10.97
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -4.83%
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
34 63 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 69.39% 72.41% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 6
Average daily rate £375 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £305 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £548 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Reference Data
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Equities
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
6 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.70%) Spring Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Big Data
7 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.70%) Degree

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.70%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) jMock
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) Mockito
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Ext JS
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) JAXB
1 2 (8.70%) JDBC
1 2 (8.70%) JMS
1 2 (8.70%) JPA
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) REST
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Spring Integration
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Reference Data
2 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (17.39%) Equities
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
1 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
3 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) AOP
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Control-M
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) GoldenSource
2 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica