The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 64 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 20 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.57% 3.71% 1.37%
As % of the General category 3.31% 6.74% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £249 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £392
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+821.05% -13.63%
General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
605 564 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.38% 55.13% 66.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 256 332
Average daily rate £413 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 7
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Investment Banking
Scotland

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 37 (100.00%) Banking
2 18 (48.65%) Asset Management
3 16 (43.24%) Fund Accounting
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 8 (21.62%) Migration
6 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) SQL
7 6 (16.22%) ISEB
8 5 (13.51%) VBA
8 5 (13.51%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Derivative
9 4 (10.81%) Degree
9 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
9 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
10 3 (8.11%) Advertising
10 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
10 3 (8.11%) Workflow
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (8.11%) Data Management
10 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
10 3 (8.11%) Equities
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
10 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
10 3 (8.11%) Charles River
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.11%) EMIR
10 3 (8.11%) Dodd-Frank

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Access Developer
8 1 (2.70%) VBA Developer
8 1 (2.70%) MI Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Account Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) Flash
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Derivative
2 3 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
2 3 (8.11%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Asset Management
2 16 (43.24%) Fund Accounting
3 8 (21.62%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Data Management
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
7 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.41%) Use Case
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) Process Management
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) VBA
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ISEB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.11%) IIBA
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (5.41%) ACCA
4 2 (5.41%) CIMA
5 1 (2.70%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) EMIR
1 3 (8.11%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Charles River
2 2 (5.41%) BI-SAM
2 2 (5.41%) Linedata
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Posted: 15 days ago
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