The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 79 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 10 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.63% 1.67%
As % of the General category 1.13% 1.05% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Median daily rate £413 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £400 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £450 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
883 858 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 61.92% 60.04% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 446 293
Median daily rate £425 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 12
Median hourly rate £31.00 £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Front Office
3 5 (31.25%) Charles River
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Markit EDM
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (12.50%) BCP
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
6 1 (6.25%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Markit EDM
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Front Office
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 4 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
2 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) DHTML
1 1 (6.25%) DOM
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) BCP
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
3 1 (6.25%) BPR
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Charles River
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft