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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 88 78 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.30% 1.22%
As % of the General category 1.03% 0.54% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Average daily rate £325 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £563 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £423
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
775 747 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.73% 56.12% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 381 249
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 38 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (44.74%) Finance
3 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
4 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
5 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (13.16%) Fund Accounting
5 5 (13.16%) Markit EDM
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.89%) CMS
8 2 (5.26%) C#
8 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) ISEB
8 2 (5.26%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) Derivative
8 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
8 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) Test Management
8 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 38 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (44.74%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking Project Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Billing Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
2 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Fund Accounting
3 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Data Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Management
6 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Test Management
6 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.63%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.63%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) iRise
2 1 (2.63%) Pega
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