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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 53 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 16 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.28% 4.02% 3.23%
As % of the General category 5.82% 8.03% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 17
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £299 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
275 436 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.12% 50.11% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 227 158
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £39.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.79% +310.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 1 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) Front Office
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) Wealth Management
5 15 (44.12%) SQL
6 14 (41.18%) JUnit
6 14 (41.18%) OO
6 14 (41.18%) Spring
7 13 (38.24%) Linux
8 12 (35.29%) Unix
9 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
9 11 (32.35%) SDLC
9 11 (32.35%) Sybase
9 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
10 10 (29.41%) OOD
10 10 (29.41%) J2SE
10 10 (29.41%) DB2
10 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (29.41%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
11 7 (20.59%) Perl
11 7 (20.59%) Web Services
12 6 (17.65%) JMS
12 6 (17.65%) Equities
12 6 (17.65%) Investment Management
12 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
13 5 (14.71%) Database Tuning
13 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Eikon
1 1 (2.94%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
1 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 10 (29.41%) DB2
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) JUnit
2 4 (11.76%) CruiseControl
2 4 (11.76%) Fiddler
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 18 (52.94%) Front Office
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) C++ Developer
6 4 (11.76%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Market Risk Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Report Manager
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) J2SE
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) JMS
5 5 (14.71%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) XSLT
6 4 (11.76%) DOM
6 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) JSON
6 4 (11.76%) RESTful
6 4 (11.76%) SOAP
6 4 (11.76%) WSDL
7 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (29.41%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (17.65%) Equities
3 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
4 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
5 3 (8.82%) Derivative
6 2 (5.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.94%) User Experience
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Wealth Management
2 14 (41.18%) OO
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) SDLC
4 10 (29.41%) OOD
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Investment Management
5 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 5 (14.71%) Database Tuning
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Change Management
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Service Management
9 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.88%) System Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 5 (14.71%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Sybase
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.94%) FactSet
3 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Reuters
3 1 (2.94%) TIBCO