Period
to 23 August 2019

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 6 months to 23 August 2019 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.

Retail Banking
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 77 24
Rank change year-on-year +29 -53 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 73 67 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.22% 2.29% 6.32%
As % of the General category 5.32% 3.96% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 137
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £342 £299 £256
90th Percentile £575 £558 £500
Scotland median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Retail 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 1,373 1,694 1,512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 60.64% 57.99% 62.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 844 853
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £288 £250 £260
90th Percentile £594 £549 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.31% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.10% -12.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.35 £10.10
90th Percentile £36.38 £43.35 £37.45
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +63.64% -40.00% +42.86%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 61 (83.56%) Banking
2 37 (50.68%) Finance
3 18 (24.66%) Python
4 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.18%) SQL
5 14 (19.18%) Oracle
6 13 (17.81%) ETL
6 13 (17.81%) AWS
6 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
6 13 (17.81%) DevOps
7 12 (16.44%) Ansible
7 12 (16.44%) Puppet
7 12 (16.44%) Hudson
8 11 (15.07%) Big Data
8 11 (15.07%) Unix
9 10 (13.70%) Migration
10 9 (12.33%) Windows
10 9 (12.33%) Informatica
10 9 (12.33%) Teradata
10 9 (12.33%) Data Transformation
10 9 (12.33%) Apache Hive
10 9 (12.33%) Hadoop
11 8 (10.96%) Apache Spark
11 8 (10.96%) Project Management
12 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
12 7 (9.59%) Scala
13 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (8.22%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 6 (8.22%) Windows Server

Retail 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 8 (10.96%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.37%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle AML
2 1 (1.37%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) AWS
2 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.11%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Big Data
2 9 (12.33%) Apache Hive
2 9 (12.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.48%) Data Lake
3 4 (5.48%) Impala
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.37%) DB2
6 1 (1.37%) MS Access
6 1 (1.37%) QlikView
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.44%) Hudson
3 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) Appium
4 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.37%) TestNG
4 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (83.56%) Banking
2 37 (50.68%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Designer
5 6 (8.22%) Architect
5 6 (8.22%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Consultant
5 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.48%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Credit Risk Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) ETL Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Fraud Risk Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Credit Risk
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Unix
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (17.81%) DevOps
2 13 (17.81%) ETL
3 10 (13.70%) Migration
4 9 (12.33%) Data Transformation
5 8 (10.96%) Project Management
6 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.22%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (5.48%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (5.48%) ITIL
9 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.11%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) Python
2 14 (19.18%) SQL
3 7 (9.59%) Scala
4 3 (4.11%) Java
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.37%) PMO
1 1 (1.37%) PSD2
1 1 (1.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) HDFS
2 2 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Ansible
1 12 (16.44%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.11%) Oozie
4 2 (2.74%) Control-M
5 1 (1.37%) Ambari
5 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) Informatica
2 9 (12.33%) Teradata
3 4 (5.48%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.37%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.37%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.37%) Tableau