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 3 months to 29 April 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.

Banking
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1  
Contract jobs citing Banking 44 106 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.36% 15.96% 15.14%
As % of the General category 19.05% 43.98% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 63 83
Median daily rate £358 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £423
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £9.82 £10.44
% change year-on-year +80.84% -5.98%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 231 241 438
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.63% 36.30% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 146 248
Median daily rate £370 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £216 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +12.00%  

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Banking.

1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.29%) Java
4 20 (29.41%) SOAP
5 19 (27.94%) Spring
6 16 (23.53%) SQL
7 15 (22.06%) Unix
8 14 (20.59%) Microservices
9 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
10 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
10 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
10 11 (16.18%) XML
10 11 (16.18%) OO
10 11 (16.18%) DB2
10 11 (16.18%) HTML
10 11 (16.18%) Maven
10 11 (16.18%) Scrum
10 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.71%) Perforce
11 10 (14.71%) Investment Banking
11 10 (14.71%) JSON
11 10 (14.71%) Ant
11 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (14.71%) Gradle
11 10 (14.71%) Hudson
11 10 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (13.24%) REST

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 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (2.94%) SAS
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.18%) DB2
3 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.94%) QlikView
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
1 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
1 11 (16.18%) Maven
2 10 (14.71%) Ant
2 10 (14.71%) Gradle
2 10 (14.71%) Hudson
3 5 (7.35%) Axure RP
4 4 (5.88%) Selenium
5 3 (4.41%) Concordion
5 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.41%) JBehave
5 3 (4.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.47%) Appium
7 1 (1.47%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Investment Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) UI Specialist
6 4 (5.88%) UX Specialist
7 3 (4.41%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Functional Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) SOAP
2 19 (27.94%) Spring
3 11 (16.18%) HTML
3 11 (16.18%) XML
4 10 (14.71%) JSON
5 9 (13.24%) REST
6 8 (11.76%) CSS
6 8 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 8 (11.76%) JMS
6 8 (11.76%) Protocol Buffers
7 5 (7.35%) HTML5
8 3 (4.41%) Web Services
9 2 (2.94%) .NET
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.94%) CSS3
9 2 (2.94%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) User Experience
1 8 (11.76%) Wiki
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Derivative
3 3 (4.41%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (2.94%) iSeries
5 1 (1.47%) AS400
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Unix
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.59%) Microservices
3 11 (16.18%) OO
3 11 (16.18%) Scrum
3 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
4 10 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (8.82%) TDD
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Data Management
7 5 (7.35%) Investment Management
7 5 (7.35%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.88%) Refactoring
8 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.88%) Security Testing
8 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) SQL
3 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
4 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) CCNA
1 1 (1.47%) CISA
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.47%) CISM
1 1 (1.47%) CISSP
1 1 (1.47%) CRISC
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) MiFID
2 6 (8.82%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (8.82%) EMIR
3 1 (1.47%) Basel II
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) FATCA
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) RACF
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Perforce
2 8 (11.76%) IBM
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.47%) Cognos
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.47%) Veritas
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
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