The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 76 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -7
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 5 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 1.33% 2.59%
As % of the General category 0.86% 2.91% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 15
Average daily rate £330 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £360 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £18.64
% change year-on-year
-41.46% +10.00%
General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
583 344 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.40% 45.68% 70.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 137 427
Average daily rate £404 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 19
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -51.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £7.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £10.50 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Financial Institution
Scotland

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution across the Edinburgh region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the Edinburgh region.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Financial Institution.

1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 6 (27.27%) Change Management
4 6 (27.27%) UNIX
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Hedge funds
7 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) AIX
7 3 (13.64%) SAS
7 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) zOS
7 3 (13.64%) Middleware
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow Management
8 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (9.09%) Security Management
8 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
8 2 (9.09%) ClearQuest
8 2 (9.09%) Shell Script

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (9.09%) CICS
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) DataStage
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) ClearQuest
1 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) SAS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Hedge funds
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) AIX
4 3 (13.64%) zOS
5 2 (9.09%) HPUX
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow Management
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.55%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) REXX
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) VMware