Period
to 3 December 2020

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 6 months to 3 December 2020 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
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 40 334 582
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.69% 16.94% 20.62%
As % of the General category 6.90% 27.95% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 85 186
Median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £104 £342 £313
90th Percentile £593 £663 £550
Scotland median daily rate £438 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 580 1,195 1,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 68.08% 60.60% 58.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 532 781
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £208 £231 £238
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 12
Median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% -2.10% +168.19%
10th Percentile £12.13 £16.23 £13.48
90th Percentile £30.48 £52.50 £44.27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +57.89%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Edinburgh

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Banking in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Banking in Edinburgh

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Banking in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Banking in Edinburgh

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Banking in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Banking.

1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Retail Banking
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (20.00%) AWS
6 7 (17.50%) Azure
6 7 (17.50%) User Experience
7 6 (15.00%) DevOps
7 6 (15.00%) Python
8 5 (12.50%) SLA
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.50%) Kafka
8 5 (12.50%) Big Data
8 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Project Delivery
9 4 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 4 (10.00%) Product Management
9 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
9 4 (10.00%) OpenShift
9 4 (10.00%) Bitbucket
9 4 (10.00%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Artifactory
9 4 (10.00%) Docker
9 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
9 4 (10.00%) Terraform
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Windows

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 2 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) AWS
2 7 (17.50%) Azure
3 4 (10.00%) OpenShift
4 3 (7.50%) Office 365
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.50%) IaaS
6 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DMZ
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Big Data
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Retail Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Office 365 Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Kafka
2 2 (5.00%) PySpark
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XSL
3 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) DataPower
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) DevOps
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) Project Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Analytics
5 4 (10.00%) Product Management
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 3 (7.50%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (7.50%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (7.50%) Decision-Making
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security
6 3 (7.50%) Iteration Retrospective
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CISA
1 2 (5.00%) CISM
1 2 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (10.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Guardium
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Splunk
2 1 (2.50%) TSYS