Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Financial Institution
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 150 181
Rank change year-on-year -22 +31 -54
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 33 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.51% 1.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 10
Scotland median daily rate £425 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +50.00% +1.91%
10th Percentile £238 £395 £314
90th Percentile £700 £640 £553
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £475
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £10.02 £9.02
% change year-on-year +86.58% +11.18% -52.11%

Financial Institution 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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,183 2,088 2,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.51% 43.45% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,028 1,070 1,114
Scotland median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £262 £250
90th Percentile £552 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.34% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 24
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £28.80 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.19% +38.80% -30.83%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.40 £9.56
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.38 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £23.34 £26.50 £23.72
% change year-on-year -11.92% +11.74% -0.15%

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in Scotland

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Institution in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Institution in Scotland

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Institution in Scotland

Financial Institution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Institution in Scotland

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 31 £425 -29.17% 6
Glasgow -22 2 £425 +33.41% 1
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 33 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 11 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) Banking
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) JIRA
7 7 (21.21%) Kanban
8 6 (18.18%) HTML
8 6 (18.18%) Java 8
9 5 (15.15%) DevOps
9 5 (15.15%) Microservices
9 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Retail Banking
10 4 (12.12%) Unix
10 4 (12.12%) JBoss
10 4 (12.12%) Node.js
10 4 (12.12%) React
10 4 (12.12%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
11 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle
11 3 (9.09%) Web Development
11 3 (9.09%) PaaS

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Confluence
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.03%) GemFire
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) npm
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.03%) Parquet
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.03%) Concordion
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
3 1 (3.03%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Scrum Master
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Coach
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Scrum Master
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Agile Coach
6 2 (6.06%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) React
3 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) CSS3
4 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) REST
4 2 (6.06%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.03%) Ajax
5 1 (3.03%) Ehcache
5 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
5 1 (3.03%) iBATIS
5 1 (3.03%) JPA
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) OAuth
5 1 (3.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) Kanban
4 5 (15.15%) DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) Microservices
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) BDD
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Java 8
5 2 (6.06%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) Jython
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) FINREP
1 1 (3.03%) FRS 29
1 1 (3.03%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
2 1 (3.03%) Informatica
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Sencha
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau
2 1 (3.03%) VMware