Period
to 23 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 68 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 -30 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 37 69 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.96% 2.65% 4.70%
As % of the General category 3.14% 4.33% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 124
Edinburgh median daily rate £513 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £416 £375 £340
90th Percentile £584 £575 £512
Scotland median daily rate £494 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +9.72% +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 1,179 1,592 1,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 62.35% 61.09% 62.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 785 1,007
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £240 £242 £263
90th Percentile £600 £559 £563
Scotland median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +52.58% +5.30%
10th Percentile £16.38 £16.18 £10.45
90th Percentile £52.50 £44.27 £35.00
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.16% +28.95% -24.00%

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 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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 27 (72.97%) Banking
2 21 (56.76%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) Retail
4 13 (35.14%) Investment Banking
4 13 (35.14%) Corporate Banking
4 13 (35.14%) Wealth Management
4 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) User Experience
7 6 (16.22%) Scrum
8 5 (13.51%) SAS
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) AWS
8 5 (13.51%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (13.51%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Analytical Thinking
9 4 (10.81%) Wireframes
9 4 (10.81%) Customer Insight
9 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
9 4 (10.81%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.81%) SQL
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.11%) Migration
10 3 (8.11%) Java
10 3 (8.11%) Python
10 3 (8.11%) Project Management
10 3 (8.11%) Data Quality

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 5 (13.51%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Sketch
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) SPSS
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.70%) Camtasia
3 1 (2.70%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.70%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.41%) Azure
3 1 (2.70%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Base SAS
2 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
2 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.41%) Impala
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) Gatling
4 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.70%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (72.97%) Banking
2 21 (56.76%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) Retail
4 13 (35.14%) Corporate Banking
4 13 (35.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Retail Finance
6 1 (2.70%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Scrum Master
3 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Designer
3 4 (10.81%) UX Designer
4 3 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Credit Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) SAS Data Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Robotics
4 1 (2.70%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Wealth Management
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) Creative Thinking
4 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.51%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Analytical Thinking
5 4 (10.81%) Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) Customer Insight
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) Wireframes
6 3 (8.11%) Adaptive Web Design
6 3 (8.11%) Data Extraction
6 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Kotlin
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) GDPR
2 1 (2.70%) IFRS
2 1 (2.70%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Ansible
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Control-M
2 2 (5.41%) Oozie
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe
1 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.41%) Teradata
2 1 (2.70%) Blue Prism
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) Veracode