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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
UK / Scotland
Rank 63 27 44
Rank change year-on-year -36 +17  
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 44 146 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.51% 5.68% 3.31%
As % of the General category 6.17% 11.51% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 110 64
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.50% +5.88%  
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 713 1269 1296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.65% 49.34% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 642 661
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 23
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +93.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £22.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £49.20 £54.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 -18 42 £425 -10.52% 3
Glasgow -10 2 £425 +17.24%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 73 (100.00%) Banking
1 73 (100.00%) Retail
2 41 (56.16%) Finance
3 24 (32.88%) Migration
4 19 (26.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.07%) Project Management
7 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (10.96%) SAS
8 8 (10.96%) Teradata
8 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (9.59%) Cloudera
9 7 (9.59%) ETL
10 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.85%) ITIL
11 5 (6.85%) Scrum
12 4 (5.48%) Data Management
12 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.48%) Data Architecture
12 4 (5.48%) SQL
12 4 (5.48%) Web Services
12 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
12 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.48%) Test Strategy
12 4 (5.48%) TSYS
12 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (5.48%) Test Management
12 4 (5.48%) Hadoop

Retail Banking
Top Related 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 8 (10.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) ATM
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.74%) OLAP
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.37%) HBase
5 1 (1.37%) Impala
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Appium
1 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.37%) GitLab
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.37%) Mockito
1 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 73 (100.00%) Banking
1 73 (100.00%) Retail
2 41 (56.16%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Business Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) IT Manager
3 12 (16.44%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Test Manager
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Payments Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.85%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Migration Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Designer
10 3 (4.11%) Finance Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) JSON
2 1 (1.37%) Kafka
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) RESTful
2 1 (1.37%) Spring
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Unix
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Debian
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Migration
2 19 (26.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) Project Management
5 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (9.59%) ETL
7 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.85%) ITIL
8 5 (6.85%) Scrum
9 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.48%) Data Management
9 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) Test Management
9 4 (5.48%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.11%) Analytics
10 3 (4.11%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.11%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.11%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Delphi
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) Perl
2 1 (1.37%) R
2 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) CISM
1 2 (2.74%) CISSP
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) PMO
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) COBIT
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
1 1 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.37%) Oozie
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Teradata
2 7 (9.59%) Cloudera
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) TSYS
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.37%) BMC
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Lotus
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Veritas
6 1 (1.37%) VMware