The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 59 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 19 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.18% 3.35% 2.72%
As % of the General category 5.22% 8.30% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 13
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+821.05% +26.66%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
364 265 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.70% 40.33% 48.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 139 178
Average daily rate £388 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Average hourly rate £30.50 £13.60 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.26% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £10.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £17.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Banking across the Glasgow region.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Glasgow region.

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 42 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) Spring
4 9 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
5 8 (19.05%) Front Office
5 8 (19.05%) SQL
6 6 (14.29%) C#
6 6 (14.29%) VBA
6 6 (14.29%) .NET
6 6 (14.29%) Sybase
6 6 (14.29%) Equities
6 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.90%) WPF
7 5 (11.90%) Fixed Income
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle
7 5 (11.90%) ETL
7 5 (11.90%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) JMS
8 4 (9.52%) Apache
8 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
8 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.52%) Web Services
8 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (9.52%) Fund Accounting
8 4 (9.52%) MVVM
9 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) QlikView
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 42 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
3 8 (19.05%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) WPF Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Spring
2 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
3 6 (14.29%) .NET
4 5 (11.90%) WPF
5 4 (9.52%) Web Services
5 4 (9.52%) JMS
6 2 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.38%) LINQ
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5
7 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.38%) XSLT
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Equities
2 5 (11.90%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Multithreading
2 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.90%) ETL
4 4 (9.52%) Fund Accounting
4 4 (9.52%) MVVM
5 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) SOA
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.38%) Release Management
7 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) VBA
4 3 (7.14%) XAML
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
1 3 (7.14%) ISEB
1 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Sybase
2 5 (11.90%) IBM
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Charles River
4 1 (2.38%) Business Objects