The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Banking
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing Banking 265 396 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 22.03% 29.20% 37.32%
As % of the General category 43.95% 49.50% 57.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 188 255
Median daily rate £398 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +13.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £9.82 £10.44
% change year-on-year +32.45% -5.98%  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 603 800 950
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.12% 59.00% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 413 483
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £9.65 £40.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.87% +288.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Edinburgh

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Edinburgh

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Edinburgh

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Banking.

1 172 (40.19%) Finance
2 111 (25.93%) Retail
3 100 (23.36%) Retail Banking
4 71 (16.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (12.15%) Migration
6 49 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (9.58%) SQL
8 37 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 34 (7.94%) Business Analysis
10 28 (6.54%) Linux
10 28 (6.54%) Splunk
11 27 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (6.31%) SAS
12 26 (6.07%) Oracle
13 25 (5.84%) Windows
13 25 (5.84%) Project Management
13 25 (5.84%) SIEM
14 23 (5.37%) Java
15 22 (5.14%) Analytics
16 21 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
17 20 (4.67%) Scrum
18 18 (4.21%) Teradata
18 18 (4.21%) Unix
18 18 (4.21%) JavaScript
19 17 (3.97%) Microsoft
19 17 (3.97%) Law
19 17 (3.97%) Data Analysis
19 17 (3.97%) Defect Management
20 16 (3.74%) Credit Risk
20 16 (3.74%) Test Scripting

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 27 (6.31%) SAS
2 11 (2.57%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
5 6 (1.40%) FileNet
6 4 (0.93%) IIS
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.47%) CMS
7 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.23%) CICS
8 1 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Pega PRPC
1 2 (0.47%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.23%) HFM
2 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.23%) MultiFonds
2 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.70%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.47%) BrowserStack
4 2 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.10%) Firewall
2 6 (1.40%) Internet
3 5 (1.17%) SSL
4 4 (0.93%) SAN
5 3 (0.70%) VLAN
6 2 (0.47%) DMZ
6 2 (0.47%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.47%) HTTP
6 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.47%) LAN
6 2 (0.47%) NAS
6 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) ATM
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) LDAP
7 1 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) SNA
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.80%) Big Data
2 12 (2.80%) Hadoop
3 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 7 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.17%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.93%) Apache Hive
5 4 (0.93%) Data Lake
5 4 (0.93%) HBase
5 4 (0.93%) OLAP
5 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.70%) DB2
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.47%) MOLAP
7 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.47%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.40%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.40%) Selenium
3 5 (1.17%) JUnit
3 5 (1.17%) Mockito
4 4 (0.93%) Appium
4 4 (0.93%) JIRA
4 4 (0.93%) jMock
5 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.70%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.47%) Maven
6 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.47%) Subversion
6 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.23%) Grunt
7 1 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 172 (40.19%) Finance
2 111 (25.93%) Retail
3 100 (23.36%) Retail Banking
4 17 (3.97%) Law
5 9 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.87%) Legal
7 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.47%) Back Office
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.47%) Marketing
8 2 (0.47%) Military
8 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (38.08%) Analyst
2 61 (14.25%) Business Analyst
3 50 (11.68%) Project Manager
4 40 (9.35%) Developer
5 30 (7.01%) Senior Analyst
5 30 (7.01%) Test Analyst
6 25 (5.84%) Consultant
7 19 (4.44%) Data Analyst
7 19 (4.44%) Security Consultant
8 16 (3.74%) Banking Analyst
8 16 (3.74%) Senior Business Analyst
9 14 (3.27%) Architect
9 14 (3.27%) SIEM Consultant
10 12 (2.80%) Credit Analyst
11 10 (2.34%) IT Manager
11 10 (2.34%) Security Engineer
11 10 (2.34%) Splunk Consultant
12 8 (1.87%) DBA
12 8 (1.87%) Risk Analyst
12 8 (1.87%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.50%) HTML
2 10 (2.34%) .NET
2 10 (2.34%) CSS
3 8 (1.87%) Web Services
4 7 (1.64%) Node.js
5 6 (1.40%) SOAP
5 6 (1.40%) XML
6 5 (1.17%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.17%) Hibernate
6 5 (1.17%) Spring
7 4 (0.93%) HTML5
7 4 (0.93%) J2EE
7 4 (0.93%) jQuery
7 4 (0.93%) Spring MVC
8 3 (0.70%) Java EE
8 3 (0.70%) JSP
8 3 (0.70%) JSR 286
8 3 (0.70%) Kafka
8 3 (0.70%) Middleware
8 3 (0.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.74%) Credit Risk
3 15 (3.50%) Mainframe
4 12 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.40%) Market Risk
5 6 (1.40%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.17%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.17%) PKI
6 5 (1.17%) User Experience
7 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.70%) Clustering
8 3 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.70%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.70%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.47%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.47%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.54%) Linux
2 25 (5.84%) Windows
3 18 (4.21%) Unix
4 14 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.70%) Android
5 3 (0.70%) zOS
6 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) Debian
7 1 (0.23%) MVS
7 1 (0.23%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (16.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 52 (12.15%) Migration
3 49 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 34 (7.94%) Business Analysis
6 25 (5.84%) Project Management
6 25 (5.84%) SIEM
7 22 (5.14%) Analytics
8 20 (4.67%) Scrum
9 17 (3.97%) Data Analysis
9 17 (3.97%) Defect Management
10 16 (3.74%) ETL
10 16 (3.74%) Test Scripting
11 15 (3.50%) Change Management
12 14 (3.27%) Data Management
12 14 (3.27%) Programme Delivery
13 12 (2.80%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (2.57%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (2.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (2.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (9.58%) SQL
2 23 (5.37%) Java
3 18 (4.21%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.27%) VBA
5 11 (2.57%) Perl
5 11 (2.57%) Python
6 7 (1.64%) VB
7 5 (1.17%) Delphi
8 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.93%) C#
9 3 (0.70%) JCL
9 3 (0.70%) R
9 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.47%) Ruby
10 2 (0.47%) Scala
10 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (1.64%) ISEB
1 7 (1.64%) ISTQB
2 6 (1.40%) Degree
3 2 (0.47%) CIMA
3 2 (0.47%) CISM
3 2 (0.47%) CISSP
4 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.23%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.23%) MCITP
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.27%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.87%) PMO
2 8 (1.87%) QA
3 4 (0.93%) IFRS
4 3 (0.70%) GDPR
4 3 (0.70%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.47%) FATCA
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) COREP
6 1 (0.23%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.23%) FINREP
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) MiFID
6 1 (0.23%) SEPA
6 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) ProxySG
2 2 (0.47%) HDFS
2 2 (0.47%) NFS
2 2 (0.47%) SRDF
2 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.23%) Docker
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.34%) Ansible
1 10 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.34%) Puppet
2 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.70%) CA Service Virtualization
3 3 (0.70%) QRadar
3 3 (0.70%) SCCM
3 3 (0.70%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.70%) vRealize
4 2 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.47%) Oozie
4 2 (0.47%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.23%) FlexNet
5 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (6.54%) Splunk
2 26 (6.07%) Oracle
3 18 (4.21%) Teradata
4 17 (3.97%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.04%) IBM
6 10 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.10%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.40%) CA
8 6 (1.40%) Cisco
8 6 (1.40%) Informatica
9 4 (0.93%) CyberArk
9 4 (0.93%) McAfee
9 4 (0.93%) Planview
9 4 (0.93%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.70%) Blue Coat
10 3 (0.70%) EMC
10 3 (0.70%) HP
10 3 (0.70%) Pega
10 3 (0.70%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.70%) TSYS
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