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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 84 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 11 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.88% 1.57%
As % of the General category 1.59% 2.77% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 14
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £630 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
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
693 1083 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.83% 67.94% 46.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 534 311
Median daily rate £425 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 July 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 July 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 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Front Office
2 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Charles River
3 5 (23.81%) Markit EDM
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Application Discovery
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) BCP
6 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
7 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) HFM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) HFM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Front Office
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Coordinator
3 4 (19.05%) Test Coordinator
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Metrics Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Support Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) DHTML
1 1 (4.76%) DOM
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Application Discovery
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) BPR
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Charles River
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle