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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 74 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 13 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 2.16% 1.10%
As % of the General category 2.14% 3.17% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 8
Median daily rate £375 £419 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £402
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.30%
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
608 1135 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.79% 68.09% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 571 289
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +95.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 23 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 7 (30.43%) Front Office
4 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Charles River
5 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (21.74%) Markit EDM
5 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
5 5 (21.74%) Retail
5 5 (21.74%) Application Discovery
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (8.70%) Test Management
8 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.70%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Law
8 2 (8.70%) Unix
8 2 (8.70%) Linux
9 1 (4.35%) CRM
9 1 (4.35%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
9 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (4.35%) Back Office
9 1 (4.35%) Risk Management

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 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) HFM
General
1 23 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Front Office
4 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (21.74%) Retail
5 2 (8.70%) Law
6 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Coordinator
4 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Coordinator
5 3 (13.04%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Test Programme Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Metrics Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Application Discovery
4 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.70%) Test Management
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) BPR
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Charles River
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle