The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Retail Banking
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 59 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 64 103 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.99% 3.56% 4.26%
As % of the General category 7.06% 8.14% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 83 90
Median daily rate £375 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.28% +14.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.18% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Retail 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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 907 1265 1628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.34% 43.70% 53.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 685 824
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 26
Median hourly rate £28.75 £9.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.13% -67.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £9.88 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £13.60 £57.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Scotland

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail Banking in Scotland

Retail Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail Banking in Scotland

Retail Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail Banking in Scotland

Retail Banking
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 Retail Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 58 £375 -12.28% 5
Aberdeen - 4 £256 - 1
Glasgow -1 2 £375 -16.66%
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 108 (100.00%) Banking
1 108 (100.00%) Retail
2 45 (41.67%) Finance
3 35 (32.41%) Migration
4 29 (26.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (12.04%) Defect Management
8 12 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.19%) SAS
10 10 (9.26%) Project Management
10 10 (9.26%) Scenario Testing
11 9 (8.33%) Analytics
11 9 (8.33%) Credit Risk
12 8 (7.41%) ISTQB
12 8 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (6.48%) Cloudera
13 7 (6.48%) ETL
13 7 (6.48%) ISEB
13 7 (6.48%) SQL
13 7 (6.48%) Teradata
13 7 (6.48%) Scrum
14 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (5.56%) Data Modelling
14 6 (5.56%) Hadoop
15 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 5 (4.63%) Big Data
15 5 (4.63%) Risk Management

Retail Banking
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 11 (10.19%) SAS
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.63%) Big Data
3 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.70%) OLAP
5 3 (2.78%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.78%) HBase
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.85%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.85%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.93%) Impala
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.93%) GitLab
1 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) Mockito
General
1 108 (100.00%) Banking
1 108 (100.00%) Retail
2 45 (41.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.78%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (59.26%) Analyst
2 24 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 19 (17.59%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.74%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 10 (9.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.41%) IT Manager
9 7 (6.48%) Credit Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Payments Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) Data Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) Payments Business Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Architect
12 4 (3.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Defect Manager
12 4 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
3 1 (0.93%) jQuery
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) Kafka
3 1 (0.93%) RESTful
3 1 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.78%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Debian
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
1 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.41%) Migration
2 29 (26.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.04%) Defect Management
6 12 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.26%) Project Management
7 10 (9.26%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (8.33%) Analytics
9 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (6.48%) ETL
10 7 (6.48%) Scrum
11 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 5 (4.63%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.63%) Risk Management
13 4 (3.70%) Data Extraction
13 4 (3.70%) Data Management
13 4 (3.70%) ITIL
13 4 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.48%) SQL
2 4 (3.70%) Delphi
3 1 (0.93%) C#
3 1 (0.93%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) R
3 1 (0.93%) Scala
3 1 (0.93%) VB
3 1 (0.93%) VBA
3 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.48%) ISEB
3 2 (1.85%) CISM
3 2 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) FATCA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
1 1 (0.93%) HDFS
1 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.93%) Oozie
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.48%) Cloudera
1 7 (6.48%) Teradata
2 3 (2.78%) Cisco
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle
2 3 (2.78%) TSYS
3 2 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) Avaya
4 1 (0.93%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.93%) F5
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