Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 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.

Banking
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 20 7
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 -2
Contract jobs citing Banking 116 98 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.45% 7.48% 13.94%
As % of the General category 21.32% 21.54% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 42 90
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £275
90th Percentile £500 £550 £469
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £13.75 -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.13 £13.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -11.82% -37.50% -53.44%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 544 455 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.26% 34.71% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 202 284
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% -
10th Percentile £282 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £21.28 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.49% +51.96% -56.92%
10th Percentile £10.32 £13.75 £11.90
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.65 £29.70
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £28.80 £22.00
% change year-on-year -45.31% +30.91% -26.67%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Glasgow

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Glasgow

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Glasgow

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Banking.

1 58 (50.00%) Finance
2 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (26.72%) Java
4 29 (25.00%) SQL
5 27 (23.28%) JavaScript
6 23 (19.83%) HTML
6 23 (19.83%) Investment Banking
7 21 (18.10%) Spring
7 21 (18.10%) CSS
8 20 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (17.24%) HTML5
9 18 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (14.66%) Business Analysis
11 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 16 (13.79%) Retail Banking
12 15 (12.93%) Scrum
13 14 (12.07%) Oracle
13 14 (12.07%) TDD
14 13 (11.21%) React
14 13 (11.21%) REST
14 13 (11.21%) CSS3
15 12 (10.34%) Hibernate
15 12 (10.34%) SOAP
16 11 (9.48%) Unix
16 11 (9.48%) Linux
17 10 (8.62%) Web Services
17 10 (8.62%) J2EE
17 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
17 10 (8.62%) JIRA
17 10 (8.62%) jQuery

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (7.76%) Confluence
2 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (1.72%) SAS
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
3 1 (0.86%) GemFire
3 1 (0.86%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.86%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.45%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) GitHub
3 1 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Firewall
1 2 (1.72%) HTTP
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
1 2 (1.72%) Skype
2 1 (0.86%) DHCP
2 1 (0.86%) DNS
2 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.86%) Network Security
2 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) DB2
3 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.17%) MySQL
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.17%) SQLite
5 5 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.31%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.45%) Big Data
7 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.86%) MS Access
9 1 (0.86%) OLAP
9 1 (0.86%) QlikView
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) JIRA
2 8 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.90%) Hudson
2 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.03%) Subversion
4 5 (4.31%) MagicDraw
4 5 (4.31%) Maven
5 4 (3.45%) Ant
5 4 (3.45%) JUnit
6 3 (2.59%) Gradle
7 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.72%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.72%) JMeter
7 2 (1.72%) Mockito
7 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.86%) Concordion
8 1 (0.86%) FishEye
8 1 (0.86%) Grunt
General
1 58 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (19.83%) Investment Banking
3 16 (13.79%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Billing
5 1 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.86%) Front Office
5 1 (0.86%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (47.41%) Developer
2 26 (22.41%) Analyst
3 19 (16.38%) Java Developer
4 17 (14.66%) Business Analyst
5 16 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (7.76%) React Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Architect
7 7 (6.03%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Consultant
8 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.31%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.83%) HTML
2 21 (18.10%) CSS
2 21 (18.10%) Spring
3 20 (17.24%) HTML5
4 13 (11.21%) CSS3
4 13 (11.21%) React
4 13 (11.21%) REST
5 12 (10.34%) Hibernate
5 12 (10.34%) SOAP
6 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.62%) J2EE
6 10 (8.62%) jQuery
6 10 (8.62%) Web Services
7 7 (6.03%) .NET
7 7 (6.03%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (6.03%) WPF
8 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (5.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Fintech
3 4 (3.45%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.59%) AS400
4 3 (2.59%) User Experience
5 2 (1.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.72%) Wiki
6 1 (0.86%) CMDB
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) DataPower
6 1 (0.86%) Derivative
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Linux
1 11 (9.48%) Unix
2 8 (6.90%) Windows
3 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.86%) AIX
6 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (14.66%) Business Analysis
4 15 (12.93%) Scrum
5 14 (12.07%) TDD
6 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
6 10 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (7.76%) MVC
7 9 (7.76%) User Stories
8 8 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 8 (6.90%) Project Management
8 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 8 (6.90%) Use Case
9 7 (6.03%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (6.03%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.17%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (5.17%) Microservices
10 6 (5.17%) Multithreaded Programming
10 6 (5.17%) SDLC
10 6 (5.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.72%) Java
2 29 (25.00%) SQL
3 27 (23.28%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.03%) C#
6 6 (5.17%) Python
7 3 (2.59%) Java 8
8 2 (1.72%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.72%) C
8 2 (1.72%) RPG
8 2 (1.72%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.86%) Groovy
9 1 (0.86%) Jython
9 1 (0.86%) Perl
9 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.86%) Scala
9 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
1 3 (2.59%) PMP
2 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.86%) CCNA
2 1 (0.86%) CCNP
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.86%) CISM
2 1 (0.86%) CISSP
2 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (3.45%) EMIR
2 4 (3.45%) MiFID
3 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.86%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.86%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.86%) Docker
4 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Oracle
2 5 (4.31%) IBM
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.31%) Tableau
3 3 (2.59%) VMware
4 2 (1.72%) Citrix
4 2 (1.72%) Perforce
4 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.72%) Splunk
4 2 (1.72%) Veritas
5 1 (0.86%) Cognos
5 1 (0.86%) HP
5 1 (0.86%) Lotus
5 1 (0.86%) Sencha
5 1 (0.86%) SunGard
5 1 (0.86%) Sybase