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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 67 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 15 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.14% 2.89% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.24% 5.33% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 6
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£450 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £175 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £448 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year
- -11.72%
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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
669 638 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 50.99% 54.30% 66.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 257 328
Average daily rate £425 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 11
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 12 (34.29%) Fund Accounting
4 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.00%) Derivative
6 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Data Management
9 3 (8.57%) Advertising
9 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Front Office
9 3 (8.57%) Back Office
9 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.57%) ISEB
9 3 (8.57%) PRINCE
9 3 (8.57%) Linedata
9 3 (8.57%) Java
9 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
9 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
9 3 (8.57%) Jetty
9 3 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (8.57%) JPA
9 3 (8.57%) Guice
9 3 (8.57%) Apache CXF
9 3 (8.57%) BI-SAM

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (8.57%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
3 3 (8.57%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Programme Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) CRM Business Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) MI Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) JPA
1 3 (8.57%) Guice
1 3 (8.57%) Apache CXF
1 3 (8.57%) Guava
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Derivative
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 12 (34.29%) Fund Accounting
3 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Data Management
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.57%) Workflow
7 3 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.86%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ACCA
2 2 (5.71%) CIMA
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) IIBA
3 1 (2.86%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) EMIR
2 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Linedata
1 3 (8.57%) BI-SAM
2 1 (2.86%) Charles River
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
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