Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 66 85
Rank change year-on-year -53 +19 -50
Contract jobs citing Retail Banking 73 139 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.56% 2.95% 2.30%
As % of the General category 3.77% 6.83% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 126 70
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £359 £333 £324
90th Percentile £575 £512 £553
UK median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
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 1,938 2,034 1,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.29% 43.24% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1,061 721
Scotland median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £278 £263
90th Percentile £569 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 26
Scotland median hourly rate £23.75 £28.80 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.53% -21.63% +11.01%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £12.67
90th Percentile £44.27 £45.50 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -9.09%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -30 68 £450 +5.88% 6
Glasgow -19 5 £450 +5.88% 1
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 60 (82.19%) Banking
2 51 (69.86%) Finance
3 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (20.55%) Ansible
6 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
7 13 (17.81%) Python
8 12 (16.44%) Puppet
9 11 (15.07%) DevOps
10 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (12.33%) SQL
12 8 (10.96%) Migration
13 7 (9.59%) Linux
13 7 (9.59%) SAS
13 7 (9.59%) Project Management
14 6 (8.22%) Hudson
14 6 (8.22%) Target Operating Model
14 6 (8.22%) Windows
14 6 (8.22%) ETL
14 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
15 5 (6.85%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
15 5 (6.85%) Big Data
16 4 (5.48%) PSD2
16 4 (5.48%) Technical Leadership
16 4 (5.48%) Informatica
16 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
16 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
16 4 (5.48%) Use Case

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 (9.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) InVision
2 1 (1.37%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (4.11%) GitHub
4 2 (2.74%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.37%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Big Data
2 3 (4.11%) Base SAS
2 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.74%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.37%) DataStax
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) HBase
4 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Hudson
3 3 (4.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.74%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
5 1 (1.37%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (82.19%) Banking
2 51 (69.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.96%) Architect
5 7 (9.59%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Designer
6 6 (8.22%) Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Banking Project Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Programme Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Risk Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) SAS Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) SAS Risk Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.11%) UX Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.37%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) Java EE
2 1 (1.37%) JSP
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) REST
2 1 (1.37%) SOAP
2 1 (1.37%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (1.37%) Spring
2 1 (1.37%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Credit Risk
1 3 (4.11%) User Experience
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) Robotics
3 1 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Windows
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.11%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.07%) DevOps
4 8 (10.96%) Migration
5 7 (9.59%) Project Management
6 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.22%) ETL
6 6 (8.22%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (6.85%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Leadership
8 4 (5.48%) Use Case
9 3 (4.11%) Customer Insight
9 3 (4.11%) Design Thinking
9 3 (4.11%) Lean Thinking
9 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.11%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.11%) Stress Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Validation
9 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) Python
2 9 (12.33%) SQL
3 3 (4.11%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) C
5 1 (1.37%) C#
5 1 (1.37%) Java 8
5 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) PSD2
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) IFRS
3 1 (1.37%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.37%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
1 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.37%) Xen
1 1 (1.37%) XenApp
1 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) Ansible
2 12 (16.44%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.74%) Packer
4 2 (2.74%) Terraform
5 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.37%) Rancher
5 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Informatica
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.37%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (1.37%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.37%) Planview
3 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.37%) UiPath