Period
to 24 May 2018

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 6 months to 24 May 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.

Retail Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 68 31
Rank change year-on-year -24 -37 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 121 102 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.33% 2.83% 5.48%
As % of the General category 5.86% 6.88% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 88 234
Scotland median daily rate £425 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -6.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £342 £313 £305
90th Percentile £500 £500 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £451 £450
% change year-on-year -0.11% +0.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Retail 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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,064 1,482 2,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.81% 41.12% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,108 821 1,289
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £305 £255 £260
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 24 19
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £32.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.78% -5.88% +16.56%
10th Percentile £10.25 £13.33 £10.27
90th Percentile £46.50 £50.69 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +22.22%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 6 months to 24 May 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 -7 108 £425 +1.49% 9
Glasgow -17 13 £425 -
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 110 (90.91%) Banking
2 81 (66.94%) Finance
3 46 (38.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.70%) Migration
6 18 (14.88%) Business Analysis
7 14 (11.57%) Oracle
8 13 (10.74%) Project Management
9 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (8.26%) PMO
10 10 (8.26%) Degree
10 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (7.44%) Hadoop
11 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.44%) User Experience
12 8 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (6.61%) Data Migration
12 8 (6.61%) JIRA
13 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (5.79%) Human Factors
13 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (5.79%) Qualitative Research
13 7 (5.79%) ETL
13 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Project
13 7 (5.79%) Scrum
13 7 (5.79%) Information Security
13 7 (5.79%) Quantitative Research
13 7 (5.79%) Actionable Insight
14 6 (4.96%) Data Lake
14 6 (4.96%) SDLC

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 5 (4.13%) SAS
2 4 (3.31%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.83%) InVision
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) DHCP
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Skype
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.96%) Data Lake
2 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.13%) Big Data
4 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.31%) Power BI
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.65%) HBase
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.83%) Impala
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.83%) QlikView
7 1 (0.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) JIRA
2 3 (2.48%) ERwin
3 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
General
1 110 (90.91%) Banking
2 81 (66.94%) Finance
3 4 (3.31%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (32.23%) Analyst
2 31 (25.62%) Business Analyst
3 21 (17.36%) Project Manager
4 15 (12.40%) Banking Business Analyst
5 14 (11.57%) Banking Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Architect
6 12 (9.92%) Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (5.79%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) User Experience Researcher
10 6 (4.96%) Finance Business Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Scrum Master
10 6 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.13%) IT Manager
11 5 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.31%) ETL Developer
12 4 (3.31%) SAS Developer
12 4 (3.31%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) Kafka
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.44%) User Experience
3 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.31%) EMV
3 4 (3.31%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Unix
2 5 (4.13%) Windows
3 4 (3.31%) Android
3 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.70%) Migration
4 18 (14.88%) Business Analysis
5 13 (10.74%) Project Management
6 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (6.61%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (5.79%) Actionable Insight
8 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (5.79%) ETL
8 7 (5.79%) Human Factors
8 7 (5.79%) Information Security
8 7 (5.79%) Qualitative Research
8 7 (5.79%) Quantitative Research
8 7 (5.79%) Scrum
9 6 (4.96%) Change Management
9 6 (4.96%) SDLC
9 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) Java
2 3 (2.48%) Scala
3 2 (1.65%) R
4 1 (0.83%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) CISSP
3 4 (3.31%) CEH
4 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) CISM
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) PMO
2 3 (2.48%) GDPR
2 3 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) PSD2
4 1 (0.83%) COBIT
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) HDFS
1 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (1.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) Ambari
2 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Oozie
2 1 (0.83%) Packer
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Oracle
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.13%) Informatica
4 4 (3.31%) Teradata
5 3 (2.48%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) Citrix
6 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.65%) Veritas
6 2 (1.65%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Planview
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) TSYS