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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.42% 0.95%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.75% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Median daily rate £400 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -17.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
404 796 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.47% 56.21% 54.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 378 384
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £52.17 £100.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.83% +809.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Tieto
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Misys
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Misys
1 1 (20.00%) Tieto