The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 34 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 42 131 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.67% 8.68% 5.98%
As % of the General category 9.44% 14.36% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 102 58
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £366 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £623 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.50% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Retail 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 445 912 739
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 49.44% 60.40% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 448 377
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £47.23 £31.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.35% +210.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 67 (100.00%) Banking
1 67 (100.00%) Retail
2 36 (53.73%) Finance
3 23 (34.33%) Migration
4 18 (26.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.94%) Project Management
7 8 (11.94%) SAS
7 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (11.94%) Teradata
7 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.45%) Cloudera
8 7 (10.45%) ETL
9 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (7.46%) ITIL
10 5 (7.46%) Scrum
11 4 (5.97%) Web Services
11 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.97%) SQL
11 4 (5.97%) Data Management
11 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (5.97%) Data Architecture
11 4 (5.97%) Test Management
11 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
11 4 (5.97%) TSYS
11 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

Retail Banking
Top Related 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 8 (11.94%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) ATM
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.49%) HBase
5 1 (1.49%) Impala
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Appium
1 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) GitLab
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) Mockito
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 67 (100.00%) Banking
1 67 (100.00%) Retail
2 36 (53.73%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.42%) IT Manager
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
5 9 (13.43%) Test Manager
6 8 (11.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Payments Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Architect
9 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Migration Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Consultant
10 3 (4.48%) Finance Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.48%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) JSON
2 1 (1.49%) Kafka
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) RESTful
2 1 (1.49%) Spring
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
1 2 (2.99%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Debian
2 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Migration
2 18 (26.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (11.94%) Project Management
6 7 (10.45%) ETL
7 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL
8 5 (7.46%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.97%) Data Management
9 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) Test Management
9 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.48%) Analytics
10 3 (4.48%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.48%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.48%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Delphi
2 1 (1.49%) Java
2 1 (1.49%) Perl
2 1 (1.49%) R
2 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) CISM
1 2 (2.99%) CISSP
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
2 1 (1.49%) GDPR
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) MiFID
2 1 (1.49%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
1 1 (1.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.49%) Oozie
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Teradata
2 7 (10.45%) Cloudera
3 4 (5.97%) TSYS
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) SAP