Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 568 322 862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.22% 17.45% 29.44%
As % of the General category 40.37% 37.57% 51.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 156 396
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £506 £550 £588
Scotland median daily rate £420 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +0.90% +4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £13.88 - £16.50
10th Percentile £10.66 - £11.65
90th Percentile £17.38 - £20.95
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 - £16.50

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 1,407 857 1,688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.09% 46.45% 57.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 529 823
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £313 £282 £280
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.19% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £47.23 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.68% +52.35% +181.82%
10th Percentile £10.25 £18.30 £13.95
90th Percentile £119.95 £52.17 £82.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.68 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -54.61% -8.13% +37.93%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018, 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.

1 303 (53.35%) Finance
2 155 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (26.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 102 (17.96%) Retail Banking
5 74 (13.03%) Migration
6 59 (10.39%) SQL
7 48 (8.45%) Data Analysis
8 47 (8.27%) Oracle
9 46 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
10 45 (7.92%) Business Analysis
11 41 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (6.87%) Java
13 38 (6.69%) Scrum
14 36 (6.34%) Change Management
15 35 (6.16%) DevOps
16 33 (5.81%) JavaScript
17 32 (5.63%) Data Migration
18 31 (5.46%) Hadoop
18 31 (5.46%) JIRA
19 29 (5.11%) Project Management
19 29 (5.11%) Teradata
20 28 (4.93%) Microsoft
20 28 (4.93%) Unix
20 28 (4.93%) ETL
21 27 (4.75%) Data Modelling
22 26 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
23 25 (4.40%) Web Services
23 25 (4.40%) Mainframe
24 24 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
24 24 (4.23%) HTML

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 17 (2.99%) Confluence
2 14 (2.46%) PowerExchange
3 11 (1.94%) SAS
4 9 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.70%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.53%) CICS
7 3 (0.53%) nginx
8 2 (0.35%) Apache
8 2 (0.35%) IIS
8 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 16 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.35%) InVision
8 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.88%) HFM
2 4 (0.70%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) MultiFonds
3 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) Actimize
4 1 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.41%) PaaS
4 5 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.88%) npm
5 4 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.53%) Office 365
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.35%) IaaS
7 2 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.76%) Firewall
2 6 (1.06%) DNS
3 4 (0.70%) Internet
3 4 (0.70%) SAN
3 4 (0.70%) SSL
4 3 (0.53%) iSCSI
4 3 (0.53%) LAN
5 2 (0.35%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.35%) DHCP
5 2 (0.35%) DMZ
5 2 (0.35%) HTTP
5 2 (0.35%) MPLS
5 2 (0.35%) Network Security
5 2 (0.35%) WAN
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.18%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.46%) Hadoop
2 26 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.52%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.99%) Data Lake
4 17 (2.99%) PowerCenter
5 12 (2.11%) SQL Server
6 11 (1.94%) DB2
7 10 (1.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.58%) Power BI
9 7 (1.23%) Big Data
9 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.70%) Essbase
10 4 (0.70%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.70%) Oracle Smart View
11 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.53%) Parquet
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 31 (5.46%) JIRA
2 15 (2.64%) ERwin
3 10 (1.76%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.58%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.06%) Maven
6 5 (0.88%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.70%) Ant
7 4 (0.70%) Selenium
8 3 (0.53%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.53%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.53%) CircleCI
8 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.53%) Gradle
8 3 (0.53%) gulp
8 3 (0.53%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (0.53%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.35%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.35%) Mockito
9 2 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 303 (53.35%) Finance
2 102 (17.96%) Retail Banking
3 20 (3.52%) Investment Banking
4 9 (1.58%) Retail
5 8 (1.41%) Legal
6 5 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.70%) Marketing
8 3 (0.53%) French Language
8 3 (0.53%) German Language
9 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 187 (32.92%) Analyst
2 120 (21.13%) Business Analyst
3 70 (12.32%) Project Manager
4 69 (12.15%) Developer
5 34 (5.99%) Banking Analyst
6 29 (5.11%) Designer
7 28 (4.93%) Architect
8 25 (4.40%) Banking Business Analyst
9 18 (3.17%) Lead Business Analyst
10 17 (2.99%) Banking Project Manager
10 17 (2.99%) Informatica Developer
11 14 (2.46%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (2.29%) IT Manager
13 12 (2.11%) Agile Business Analyst
13 12 (2.11%) Financial Analyst
13 12 (2.11%) Scrum Master
13 12 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (2.11%) Solutions Designer
13 12 (2.11%) Technical Analyst
13 12 (2.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.40%) Web Services
2 24 (4.23%) HTML
3 19 (3.35%) CSS
4 18 (3.17%) HTML5
5 14 (2.46%) RESTful
6 13 (2.29%) CSS3
6 13 (2.29%) Node.js
7 12 (2.11%) React
8 10 (1.76%) jQuery
9 9 (1.58%) Spring
9 9 (1.58%) XML
10 8 (1.41%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.41%) SOAP
11 7 (1.23%) .NET
12 5 (0.88%) JSON
12 5 (0.88%) LESS
12 5 (0.88%) Spring MVC
13 4 (0.70%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.70%) Redux
13 4 (0.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.40%) Mainframe
3 21 (3.70%) User Experience
4 13 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (1.76%) Credit Risk
6 9 (1.58%) iPad
6 9 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.41%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.88%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.70%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.70%) Replication
12 3 (0.53%) DataPower
12 3 (0.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 2 (0.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.93%) Unix
2 14 (2.46%) Windows
3 9 (1.58%) Linux
4 7 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.70%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.70%) zOS
6 2 (0.35%) NetWare
6 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.18%) AIX
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (26.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 74 (13.03%) Migration
4 48 (8.45%) Data Analysis
5 45 (7.92%) Business Analysis
6 41 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (6.69%) Scrum
8 36 (6.34%) Change Management
9 35 (6.16%) DevOps
10 32 (5.63%) Data Migration
11 29 (5.11%) Project Management
12 28 (4.93%) ETL
13 27 (4.75%) Data Modelling
14 24 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (3.87%) User Stories
16 21 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (3.17%) ETL Development
18 18 (3.17%) Waterfall
19 15 (2.64%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 59 (10.39%) SQL
2 39 (6.87%) Java
3 33 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.29%) PowerShell
5 11 (1.94%) Python
6 8 (1.41%) C#
7 7 (1.23%) Groovy
8 6 (1.06%) JCL
9 5 (0.88%) C++
9 5 (0.88%) Ruby
9 5 (0.88%) VBScript
10 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.53%) R
11 3 (0.53%) REXX
11 3 (0.53%) Scala
11 3 (0.53%) VB
11 3 (0.53%) VBA
12 2 (0.35%) COBOL
12 2 (0.35%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (3.17%) Degree
2 4 (0.70%) CISSP
3 3 (0.53%) CISA
3 3 (0.53%) CISM
3 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.35%) ISEB
4 2 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.18%) ACCA
5 1 (0.18%) APMP
5 1 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.18%) PhD
5 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.82%) PMO
2 14 (2.46%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.46%) QA
3 7 (1.23%) PSD2
4 6 (1.06%) GDPR
5 5 (0.88%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.70%) FINREP
6 4 (0.70%) IFRS
7 2 (0.35%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) FATCA
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.18%) MiFID
8 1 (0.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.06%) Docker
3 4 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.70%) vSphere
4 3 (0.53%) NFS
4 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.35%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 2 (0.35%) HDFS
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.35%) RACF
5 2 (0.35%) XenApp
6 1 (0.18%) ACF2
6 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 16 (2.82%) Ansible
2 10 (1.76%) Puppet
3 6 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.88%) SCCM
5 4 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.53%) vRealize
6 3 (0.53%) WMI
7 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.18%) Ambari
8 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.18%) Oozie
8 1 (0.18%) Packer
8 1 (0.18%) Salt
8 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.18%) TADDM
Vendors
1 47 (8.27%) Oracle
2 29 (5.11%) Teradata
3 28 (4.93%) Microsoft
4 22 (3.87%) Informatica
5 20 (3.52%) IBM
6 14 (2.46%) CA
7 9 (1.58%) Splunk
8 7 (1.23%) Citrix
8 7 (1.23%) Planview
9 5 (0.88%) Adobe
9 5 (0.88%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.88%) VMware
10 4 (0.70%) Cisco
10 4 (0.70%) Remedy
10 4 (0.70%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.53%) 3PAR
11 3 (0.53%) Charles River
11 3 (0.53%) CyberArk
11 3 (0.53%) NetApp
11 3 (0.53%) Shavlik