Period
to 18 August 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 18 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.

Financial Institution
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 149 175
Rank change year-on-year -28 +26 -58
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 36 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.65% 0.60% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.67% 1.38% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 22
Scotland median daily rate £425 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +26.32% +22.58%
10th Percentile £364 £400 £365
90th Percentile £700 £638 £544
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £9.13
% change year-on-year -18.70% +152.05% -42.97%

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 2,153 1,881 2,402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.96% 43.18% 45.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,081 992 1,321
Scotland median daily rate £424 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £260 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 25
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £28.80 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.92% +30.91% -26.67%
10th Percentile £10.21 £11.25 £9.56
90th Percentile £49.75 £45.40 £45.40
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +4.03%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -15 32 £425 -29.17% 5
Glasgow -23 4 £488 +52.94% 1
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) Banking
6 9 (25.00%) Kanban
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) JIRA
8 6 (16.67%) Java 8
9 5 (13.89%) DevOps
9 5 (13.89%) Microservices
9 5 (13.89%) Service Design
9 5 (13.89%) HTML
9 5 (13.89%) PaaS
9 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
10 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (11.11%) Node.js
10 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 4 (11.11%) SOA
10 4 (11.11%) JBoss
10 4 (11.11%) IBM
10 4 (11.11%) React
10 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
11 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
11 3 (8.33%) AngularJS

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 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.78%) GemFire
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) PaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) npm
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.78%) Concordion
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Gradle
3 1 (2.78%) gulp
3 1 (2.78%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
General
1 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Scrum Master
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Coach
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Scrum Master
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modeller
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Agile Coach
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
2 4 (11.11%) React
3 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) CSS3
4 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) REST
4 2 (5.56%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) JAXB
5 1 (2.78%) JMS
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) SAML
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) Kanban
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps
4 5 (13.89%) Microservices
4 5 (13.89%) Service Design
5 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) BDD
7 2 (5.56%) Open Source
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Java 8
5 2 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) Jython
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) CODA
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Sencha
3 1 (2.78%) VMware