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 23 June 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.

Retail Banking
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 22 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 58 101 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.82% 7.45% 7.49%
As % of the General category 9.62% 12.63% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 80 76
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £324 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.18% -  
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 603 800 950
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.12% 59.00% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 413 483
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £9.65 £40.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.87% +288.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Banking
1 100 (100.00%) Retail
2 42 (42.00%) Finance
3 33 (33.00%) Migration
4 27 (27.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.00%) Defect Management
7 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (11.00%) SAS
9 9 (9.00%) Test Scripting
9 9 (9.00%) Credit Risk
9 9 (9.00%) Analytics
10 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (8.00%) Project Management
10 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (7.00%) ETL
11 7 (7.00%) SQL
11 7 (7.00%) ISTQB
11 7 (7.00%) Teradata
11 7 (7.00%) Cloudera
11 7 (7.00%) Scenario Testing
12 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
12 6 (6.00%) Scrum
12 6 (6.00%) ISEB
12 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
13 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
13 5 (5.00%) Business Analysis
13 5 (5.00%) Big Data

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 11 (11.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.00%) Big Data
3 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.00%) OLAP
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.00%) HBase
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.00%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.00%) MOLAP
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.00%) Impala
7 1 (1.00%) MySQL
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.00%) GitLab
1 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.00%) JIRA
1 1 (1.00%) Mockito
General
1 100 (100.00%) Banking
1 100 (100.00%) Retail
2 42 (42.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (61.00%) Analyst
2 21 (21.00%) Test Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Business Analyst
4 17 (17.00%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Credit Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Test Manager
7 6 (6.00%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Payments Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Defect Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Migration Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.00%) CSS
2 1 (1.00%) jQuery
2 1 (1.00%) JSON
2 1 (1.00%) Kafka
2 1 (1.00%) RESTful
2 1 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Debian
1 1 (1.00%) Linux
1 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Migration
2 27 (27.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.00%) Defect Management
5 9 (9.00%) Analytics
5 9 (9.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (8.00%) Project Management
6 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (7.00%) ETL
7 7 (7.00%) Scenario Testing
8 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.00%) Scrum
9 5 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.00%) Data Management
10 4 (4.00%) ITIL
10 4 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) Delphi
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) R
3 1 (1.00%) Scala
3 1 (1.00%) VB
3 1 (1.00%) VBA
3 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.00%) CISM
3 2 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) PMO
3 1 (1.00%) COBIT
3 1 (1.00%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) FATCA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Docker
1 1 (1.00%) HDFS
1 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.00%) Oozie
1 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) Cloudera
1 7 (7.00%) Teradata
2 3 (3.00%) Cisco
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.00%) TSYS
3 1 (1.00%) Avaya
3 1 (1.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (1.00%) F5
3 1 (1.00%) HP
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