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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 4 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.73% 1.77% 2.49%
As % of the General category 2.20% 4.66% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
Median daily rate £400 £363 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -17.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
182 236 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.15% 38.06% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 116 183
Median daily rate £360 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £49.64 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

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 25 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (14.29%) KYC
5 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (14.29%) QRadar
5 1 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark

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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) MI Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Apache CXF
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) KYC
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) MapR
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec