Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -25 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 171 111 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.80% 5.23% 8.64%
As % of the General category 11.01% 11.67% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 84 191
Edinburgh median daily rate £403 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +6.25% -9.86%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £313
90th Percentile £512 £550 £575
Scotland median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -8.57%
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 1553 951 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.64% 44.84% 63.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 532 966
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £265 £288 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £11.50 £27.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.56% +52.05% +65.91%
10th Percentile £9.85 £19.35 £12.35
90th Percentile £26.25 £48.59 £39.42
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £29.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% -4.10% +35.56%

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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 153 (89.47%) Banking
2 91 (53.22%) Finance
3 58 (33.92%) Migration
4 33 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (18.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (12.28%) SQL
8 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 19 (11.11%) SAS
9 19 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 14 (8.19%) Defect Management
11 13 (7.60%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (6.43%) Scenario Testing
13 10 (5.85%) ISTQB
14 9 (5.26%) Scrum
14 9 (5.26%) ISEB
14 9 (5.26%) Analytics
14 9 (5.26%) Data Migration
14 9 (5.26%) Credit Risk
15 8 (4.68%) ETL
15 8 (4.68%) GDPR
16 7 (4.09%) Teradata
16 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
17 5 (2.92%) TOGAF
17 5 (2.92%) SAP
17 5 (2.92%) Oracle
17 5 (2.92%) ITIL
17 5 (2.92%) Workflow
18 4 (2.34%) Project Management

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 19 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.58%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.58%) Boomi
2 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.60%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.34%) Big Data
4 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.58%) HBase
5 1 (0.58%) MOLAP
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.58%) Power BI
5 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 153 (89.47%) Banking
2 91 (53.22%) Finance
3 2 (1.17%) Legal
3 2 (1.17%) Retail
3 2 (1.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.58%) Billing
4 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.58%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (56.73%) Analyst
2 34 (19.88%) Test Analyst
3 30 (17.54%) Business Analyst
4 19 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
5 18 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 18 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (7.02%) Data Analyst
6 12 (7.02%) IT Manager
7 11 (6.43%) Architect
8 10 (5.85%) Test Manager
9 9 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) Credit Analyst
11 7 (4.09%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (4.09%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (3.51%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 5 (2.92%) Business Architect
13 5 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
13 5 (2.92%) IT Project Manager
14 4 (2.34%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) HTML
1 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.17%) Unix
1 2 (1.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.92%) Migration
2 33 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (18.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 19 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 14 (8.19%) Defect Management
7 11 (6.43%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (5.26%) Analytics
8 9 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 9 (5.26%) Scrum
9 8 (4.68%) ETL
10 5 (2.92%) ITIL
10 5 (2.92%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.92%) Workflow
11 4 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.34%) Programme Management
11 4 (2.34%) Project Management
11 4 (2.34%) Supplier Management
11 4 (2.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (1.75%) VB
3 2 (1.17%) VBA
3 2 (1.17%) VBScript
4 1 (0.58%) Delphi
4 1 (0.58%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.85%) ISTQB
2 9 (5.26%) ISEB
3 4 (2.34%) Degree
3 4 (2.34%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.17%) CISM
4 2 (1.17%) CISSP
4 2 (1.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) GDPR
2 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.75%) FATCA
2 3 (1.75%) PSD2
2 3 (1.75%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.17%) COBIT
3 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.17%) PMO
3 2 (1.17%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Basel II
4 1 (0.58%) COREP
4 1 (0.58%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.58%) FINREP
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (4.09%) Teradata
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle
2 5 (2.92%) SAP
3 4 (2.34%) HP
4 2 (1.17%) CA
4 2 (1.17%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.17%) Informatica
4 2 (1.17%) TSYS
5 1 (0.58%) Avaya
5 1 (0.58%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco
5 1 (0.58%) F5
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft