Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 620 276 884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 21.45% 15.75% 29.46%
As % of the General category 41.78% 38.60% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 124 375
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £287 £280
90th Percentile £518 £550 £575
Scotland median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 - £16.50
10th Percentile £15.80 - £11.55
90th Percentile £17.41 - £19.45
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 1,484 715 1,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.35% 40.81% 57.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 422 778
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £313 £269 £275
90th Percentile £574 £550 £577
Scotland median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £41.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% +106.68% +81.82%
10th Percentile £16.07 £19.35 £11.61
90th Percentile £144.55 £52.17 £64.23
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.72% -4.00% +19.05%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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.

1 301 (48.55%) Finance
2 158 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (24.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 120 (19.35%) Retail Banking
5 87 (14.03%) Migration
6 65 (10.48%) SQL
7 55 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (8.23%) Oracle
8 51 (8.23%) Business Analysis
9 46 (7.42%) Data Analysis
10 40 (6.45%) Change Management
11 39 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (5.65%) Java
13 34 (5.48%) Data Migration
14 33 (5.32%) DevOps
15 31 (5.00%) Project Management
16 30 (4.84%) Scrum
17 29 (4.68%) Mainframe
17 29 (4.68%) ETL
18 27 (4.35%) Hadoop
18 27 (4.35%) JIRA
19 26 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (4.19%) Unix
20 25 (4.03%) Teradata
21 23 (3.71%) Microsoft
21 23 (3.71%) Data Modelling
21 23 (3.71%) JavaScript
22 22 (3.55%) Test Scripting
22 22 (3.55%) User Experience
23 21 (3.39%) User Stories

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 13 (2.10%) SAS
2 10 (1.61%) PowerExchange
3 9 (1.45%) Confluence
4 8 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.97%) CICS
6 6 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.32%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.32%) IIS
8 2 (0.32%) nginx
8 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) FileNet
9 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.16%) OnBase
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.32%) InVision
7 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) HFM
1 5 (0.81%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.13%) PaaS
4 5 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.32%) Boomi
6 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.32%) npm
6 2 (0.32%) Office 365
6 2 (0.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.16%) Serverless
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.61%) Firewall
2 7 (1.13%) Internet
3 5 (0.81%) DNS
3 5 (0.81%) SSL
4 4 (0.65%) SAN
5 3 (0.48%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.32%) ATM
6 2 (0.32%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.32%) HTTP
6 2 (0.32%) LAN
6 2 (0.32%) WAN
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.16%) MPLS
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) SNMP
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 26 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.58%) SQL Server
4 15 (2.42%) DB2
4 15 (2.42%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.26%) PowerCenter
6 12 (1.94%) Data Lake
7 9 (1.45%) Big Data
8 6 (0.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.97%) Power BI
9 5 (0.81%) Apache Hive
9 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.65%) Essbase
10 4 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle Smart View
11 3 (0.48%) HBase
11 3 (0.48%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 27 (4.35%) JIRA
2 13 (2.10%) ERwin
3 8 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.29%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.81%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.81%) Maven
4 5 (0.81%) Selenium
5 4 (0.65%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.65%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.48%) Ant
6 3 (0.48%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.48%) Subversion
7 2 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.32%) Gradle
7 2 (0.32%) jMock
7 2 (0.32%) JUnit
7 2 (0.32%) Mockito
7 2 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 301 (48.55%) Finance
2 120 (19.35%) Retail Banking
3 15 (2.42%) Investment Banking
4 9 (1.45%) Legal
5 7 (1.13%) Retail
6 6 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (0.48%) Marketing
8 2 (0.32%) French Language
8 2 (0.32%) German Language
8 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Front Office
9 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 228 (36.77%) Analyst
2 128 (20.65%) Business Analyst
3 86 (13.87%) Project Manager
4 48 (7.74%) Developer
5 36 (5.81%) Banking Analyst
6 31 (5.00%) Designer
6 31 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 24 (3.87%) Architect
8 21 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (3.06%) Banking Business Analyst
10 18 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
11 17 (2.74%) Lead Business Analyst
12 16 (2.58%) Informatica Developer
13 15 (2.42%) IT Manager
14 14 (2.26%) Financial Analyst
14 14 (2.26%) Senior Business Analyst
15 13 (2.10%) Data Analyst
16 12 (1.94%) Consultant
16 12 (1.94%) DevOps Engineer
16 12 (1.94%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.23%) Web Services
2 14 (2.26%) HTML
3 12 (1.94%) HTML5
3 12 (1.94%) RESTful
4 11 (1.77%) React
5 9 (1.45%) CSS
6 8 (1.29%) Node.js
7 7 (1.13%) AngularJS
7 7 (1.13%) Spring
8 6 (0.97%) CSS3
9 5 (0.81%) .NET
9 5 (0.81%) SOAP
9 5 (0.81%) Spring MVC
10 4 (0.65%) Middleware
10 4 (0.65%) REST
10 4 (0.65%) XML
11 3 (0.48%) Express
11 3 (0.48%) JMS
11 3 (0.48%) jQuery
11 3 (0.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.68%) Mainframe
3 22 (3.55%) User Experience
4 19 (3.06%) Credit Risk
5 11 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
8 8 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.65%) DataPower
10 4 (0.65%) iPad
10 4 (0.65%) Online Banking
10 4 (0.65%) Replication
11 3 (0.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (0.32%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.32%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.32%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.32%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.19%) Unix
2 14 (2.26%) Windows
3 10 (1.61%) Linux
4 6 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 6 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.32%) NetWare
7 2 (0.32%) zOS
8 1 (0.16%) Android
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (24.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (14.03%) Migration
4 51 (8.23%) Business Analysis
5 46 (7.42%) Data Analysis
6 40 (6.45%) Change Management
7 39 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (5.48%) Data Migration
9 33 (5.32%) DevOps
10 31 (5.00%) Project Management
11 30 (4.84%) Scrum
12 29 (4.68%) ETL
13 23 (3.71%) Data Modelling
14 22 (3.55%) Test Scripting
15 21 (3.39%) User Stories
16 19 (3.06%) Waterfall
17 16 (2.58%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (2.42%) ETL Development
18 15 (2.42%) Test Automation
19 14 (2.26%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 65 (10.48%) SQL
2 35 (5.65%) Java
3 23 (3.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.10%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.61%) Python
6 9 (1.45%) VB
7 8 (1.29%) C#
8 7 (1.13%) VBA
9 6 (0.97%) Groovy
9 6 (0.97%) JCL
9 6 (0.97%) VBScript
10 5 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.81%) COBOL
10 5 (0.81%) Ruby
11 4 (0.65%) C++
12 3 (0.48%) Scala
13 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.32%) R
13 2 (0.32%) REXX
14 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (1.77%) Degree
2 6 (0.97%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.65%) ISEB
4 3 (0.48%) CISM
4 3 (0.48%) CISSP
5 2 (0.32%) CISA
5 2 (0.32%) PMP
5 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.58%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.10%) PMO
2 13 (2.10%) QA
3 10 (1.61%) GDPR
4 8 (1.29%) PSD2
5 5 (0.81%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.81%) FINREP
6 4 (0.65%) IFRS
7 3 (0.48%) COBIT
7 3 (0.48%) FATCA
7 3 (0.48%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.32%) MiFID
9 1 (0.16%) Basel II
9 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.81%) vSphere
3 4 (0.65%) Docker
3 4 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.48%) NFS
5 2 (0.32%) HDFS
6 1 (0.16%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.16%) RACF
6 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (2.58%) Ansible
2 8 (1.29%) Puppet
3 6 (0.97%) SCCM
4 4 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.48%) Salt
5 3 (0.48%) vRealize
5 3 (0.48%) WMI
6 2 (0.32%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.32%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.32%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) Ambari
7 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.16%) Foglight
7 1 (0.16%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 51 (8.23%) Oracle
2 25 (4.03%) Teradata
3 23 (3.71%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.23%) Informatica
5 19 (3.06%) IBM
6 16 (2.58%) Splunk
7 11 (1.77%) CA
8 10 (1.61%) SAP
9 9 (1.45%) Planview
10 6 (0.97%) HP
10 6 (0.97%) Hyperion
10 6 (0.97%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.81%) Adobe
11 5 (0.81%) Pega
11 5 (0.81%) VMware
12 4 (0.65%) Cisco
12 4 (0.65%) Citrix
12 4 (0.65%) Cognos
12 4 (0.65%) NetApp
12 4 (0.65%) TIBCO