Period
to 18 March 2019

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 18 March 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.

Banking
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 33 27
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -21
Contract jobs citing Banking 153 65 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.21% 5.38% 5.87%
As % of the General category 34.30% 17.66% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 39 28
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +12.97% +4.33%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £277
90th Percentile £556 £477 £451
Scotland median daily rate £450 £405 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £13.75 -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.75 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -

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 446 368 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 29.75% 30.44% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 199 148
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £223
90th Percentile £538 £477 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £35.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.71% +0.72% +110.61%
10th Percentile £12.25 £25.15 £19.67
90th Percentile £25.50 £41.60 £50.26
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -30.36% -22.22% -4.00%

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 18 March 2019.

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 18 March 2019, 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 79 (51.63%) Investment Banking
2 50 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (27.45%) TDD
4 40 (26.14%) Java
5 39 (25.49%) Finance
6 35 (22.88%) Web Services
7 33 (21.57%) REST
8 30 (19.61%) SQL
8 30 (19.61%) Unit Testing
9 29 (18.95%) JSON
10 28 (18.30%) XML
10 28 (18.30%) MVC
11 25 (16.34%) MVVM
12 24 (15.69%) Greenfield Project
13 21 (13.73%) JavaScript
13 21 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (13.07%) Mobile Banking
15 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (12.42%) Spring
16 18 (11.76%) Oracle
17 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 17 (11.11%) Retail Banking
18 16 (10.46%) Eclipse
19 15 (9.80%) HTML
19 15 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
19 15 (9.80%) Android
19 15 (9.80%) Git (software)
20 14 (9.15%) CSS
20 14 (9.15%) Scrum
20 14 (9.15%) Android SDK

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 6 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.61%) JBoss
2 4 (2.61%) Jetty
2 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.96%) Confluence
4 2 (1.31%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.31%) FileNet
4 2 (1.31%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.65%) Mule
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.23%) Office 365
4 5 (3.27%) PaaS
5 4 (2.61%) Google Pay
5 4 (2.61%) Samsung Pay
6 3 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.65%) Apple Pay
8 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) Bluetooth
1 5 (3.27%) NFC
2 4 (2.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) NoSQL
1 11 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.23%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.61%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.61%) MySQL
6 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.61%) Power BI
7 3 (1.96%) Big Data
7 3 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.31%) DB2
8 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.31%) QlikView
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.46%) Eclipse
2 15 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.15%) Android Studio
4 11 (7.19%) Xcode
5 10 (6.54%) JIRA
5 10 (6.54%) Subversion
6 9 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.88%) Selenium
7 8 (5.23%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.27%) ClearCase
8 5 (3.27%) JUnit
9 4 (2.61%) FitNesse
9 4 (2.61%) Gradle
9 4 (2.61%) Maven
9 4 (2.61%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.31%) Hudson
10 2 (1.31%) Mockito
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.65%) JMeter
11 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (51.63%) Investment Banking
2 39 (25.49%) Finance
3 17 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.92%) Front Office
5 4 (2.61%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.61%) Legal
5 4 (2.61%) Publishing
6 3 (1.96%) Billing
6 3 (1.96%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 79 (51.63%) Developer
2 23 (15.03%) Analyst
3 19 (12.42%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.15%) Android Developer
5 12 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.84%) iOS Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Objective-C Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Architect
8 8 (5.23%) Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 5 (3.27%) Hardware Engineer
10 5 (3.27%) Security Consultant
11 4 (2.61%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.61%) 1st Line Engineer
11 4 (2.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.61%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.88%) Web Services
2 33 (21.57%) REST
3 29 (18.95%) JSON
4 28 (18.30%) XML
5 19 (12.42%) Spring
6 15 (9.80%) HTML
7 14 (9.15%) Android SDK
7 14 (9.15%) CSS
8 11 (7.19%) Cocoa
8 11 (7.19%) iOS SDK
9 10 (6.54%) J2EE
10 9 (5.88%) Hibernate
11 8 (5.23%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.23%) React
12 7 (4.58%) JPA
13 6 (3.92%) Elastic Stack
13 6 (3.92%) HTML5
14 5 (3.27%) Ajax
14 5 (3.27%) jQuery
14 5 (3.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.69%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (13.07%) Mobile Banking
3 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (3.92%) User Experience
6 5 (3.27%) Digital Wallet
6 5 (3.27%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.61%) Clustering
7 4 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.61%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.96%) Derivative
8 3 (1.96%) Equities
8 3 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.96%) Replication
8 3 (1.96%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.31%) Fintech
10 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) Android
2 12 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.19%) Linux
4 8 (5.23%) Windows
5 3 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.45%) TDD
3 30 (19.61%) Unit Testing
4 28 (18.30%) MVC
5 25 (16.34%) MVVM
6 21 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (9.15%) Android Development
7 14 (9.15%) Scrum
8 13 (8.50%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.84%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.84%) iOS Development
10 10 (6.54%) ETL
11 9 (5.88%) BDD
11 9 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.88%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.58%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.14%) Java
2 30 (19.61%) SQL
3 21 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.84%) Apple Swift
4 12 (7.84%) Objective-C
5 6 (3.92%) Python
6 5 (3.27%) C#
6 5 (3.27%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.61%) Java 8
7 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.61%) X++
8 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.96%) VBA
9 2 (1.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) Clojure
10 1 (0.65%) Go
10 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (8.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.84%) Degree
3 7 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.27%) QA
3 4 (2.61%) SLA
4 2 (1.31%) PA-DSS
4 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) Docker
2 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) Kibana
2 4 (2.61%) Ansible
2 4 (2.61%) Cobbler
2 4 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.61%) Puppet
3 2 (1.31%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.65%) MaaS360
4 1 (0.65%) Rancher
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Oracle
2 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.23%) Sybase
4 7 (4.58%) Google
5 6 (3.92%) Informatica
6 5 (3.27%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.61%) Charles River
7 4 (2.61%) Nintex
7 4 (2.61%) Samsung
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
9 2 (1.31%) DocuSign
9 2 (1.31%) OpenText
9 2 (1.31%) Symantec
9 2 (1.31%) Tableau
10 1 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.65%) Citrix
10 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.65%) Varonis
10 1 (0.65%) Veritas
10 1 (0.65%) VMware