Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 27 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.

Banking
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +29
Contract jobs citing Banking 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 4.62% - -
As % of the General category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
West Lothian median daily rate £288 - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -37.50% -53.44%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 32.31% 29.58% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 19
West Lothian median daily rate £288 £358 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.58% -9.49% +27.42%
10th Percentile £240 £306 £267
90th Percentile £503 £445 £430
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £22.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £31.93 £34.00
% change year-on-year -50.67% -6.10% +16.56%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in West Lothian

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in West Lothian

Banking
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 27 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
Livingston - 3 £288 -
Banking
Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Banking.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation