Period
to 21 August 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 21 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.

Retail Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 45 38
Rank change year-on-year -81 -7 -13
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 86 172 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.56% 3.99% 5.12%
As % of the General category 4.01% 9.18% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 153 210
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £311 £256 £313
90th Percentile £532 £500 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £12.75 - -

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 2,142 1,873 2,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.94% 43.42% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,073 993 1,316
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 £549 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 25
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £28.80 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.31% +30.91% -26.67%
10th Percentile £10.21 £11.25 £9.56
90th Percentile £49.50 £45.40 £45.40
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +4.03%

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 21 August 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 21 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 -49 69 £425 +6.25% 5
Glasgow -15 16 £463 +21.31% 3
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 73 (84.88%) Banking
2 58 (67.44%) Finance
3 30 (34.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.95%) Project Management
5 12 (13.95%) JIRA
6 9 (10.47%) Windows
7 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.30%) Scrum
8 7 (8.14%) Information Security
8 7 (8.14%) SAS
8 7 (8.14%) SQL
8 7 (8.14%) Oracle
8 7 (8.14%) User Experience
9 6 (6.98%) Degree
9 6 (6.98%) Confluence
9 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
9 6 (6.98%) PMO
10 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.81%) Migration
10 5 (5.81%) Puppet
10 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
10 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (5.81%) Android
10 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.81%) SCCM
10 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.65%) High Availability

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 7 (8.14%) SAS
2 6 (6.98%) Confluence
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.16%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.49%) InVision
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) Office 365
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.16%) GitHub
5 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Firewall
1 2 (2.33%) Skype
2 1 (1.16%) DHCP
2 1 (1.16%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Big Data
1 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.33%) Power BI
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.16%) DataStax
3 1 (1.16%) HBase
3 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.16%) QlikView
3 1 (1.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) JIRA
2 4 (4.65%) Artifactory
2 4 (4.65%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.33%) Axure RP
General
1 73 (84.88%) Banking
2 58 (67.44%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Architect
2 13 (15.12%) Project Manager
3 10 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.14%) Scrum Master
6 6 (6.98%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Designer
6 6 (6.98%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Banking Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) CISSP Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Fraud Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.65%) SAS Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Security Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Agile Scrum Master
8 3 (3.49%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) .NET
1 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.33%) CSS
2 2 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) CSS3
3 1 (1.16%) GraphQL
3 1 (1.16%) HTML5
3 1 (1.16%) React
3 1 (1.16%) React Native
3 1 (1.16%) REST
3 1 (1.16%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (1.16%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) User Experience
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) EMV
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) CMDB
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.81%) Android
3 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (3.49%) Unix
6 2 (2.33%) Linux
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.95%) Project Management
4 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
4 8 (9.30%) Scrum
5 7 (8.14%) Information Security
6 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.81%) Migration
6 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.65%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (4.65%) ETL
7 4 (4.65%) High Availability
7 4 (4.65%) Kanban
7 4 (4.65%) Mobile Development
7 4 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.49%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.14%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) C#
2 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.49%) Java
4 2 (2.33%) Scala
5 1 (1.16%) C
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) CEH
2 4 (4.65%) CISSP
3 2 (2.33%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) PMO
2 2 (2.33%) PSD2
3 1 (1.16%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Puppet
1 5 (5.81%) SCCM
2 4 (4.65%) Packer
2 4 (4.65%) Terraform
3 2 (2.33%) CASB
4 1 (1.16%) Ambari
4 1 (1.16%) Ansible
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.49%) Adobe
3 3 (3.49%) VMware
4 2 (2.33%) Citrix
4 2 (2.33%) Informatica
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.33%) Splunk
4 2 (2.33%) Veritas
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) Lotus
5 1 (1.16%) Planview
5 1 (1.16%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.16%) Teradata