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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 54 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.27% 3.22% 2.34%
As % of the General category 2.90% 6.64% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 14
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £315 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
276 422 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.88% 48.56% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 212 149
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 26 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 32 (100.00%) Banking
2 22 (68.75%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) Front Office
4 17 (53.13%) Finance
5 16 (50.00%) SQL
6 15 (46.88%) Wealth Management
7 14 (43.75%) Spring
7 14 (43.75%) JUnit
7 14 (43.75%) Linux
7 14 (43.75%) OO
8 13 (40.63%) Unix
9 11 (34.38%) Sybase
9 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
9 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) Equity Derivative
9 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
10 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (31.25%) SDLC
10 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 10 (31.25%) OOD
10 10 (31.25%) J2SE
10 10 (31.25%) DB2
11 7 (21.88%) Perl
11 7 (21.88%) Equities
12 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
12 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
12 6 (18.75%) Web Services
12 6 (18.75%) JMS
13 5 (15.63%) C++
13 5 (15.63%) 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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
1 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
2 10 (31.25%) DB2
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) JUnit
2 4 (12.50%) CruiseControl
2 4 (12.50%) Fiddler
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (100.00%) Banking
2 18 (56.25%) Front Office
3 17 (53.13%) Finance
4 4 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
5 4 (12.50%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Market Risk Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Break Fix Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Spring
2 10 (31.25%) J2SE
3 6 (18.75%) JMS
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
4 4 (12.50%) DOM
4 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) HTML5
4 4 (12.50%) JSON
4 4 (12.50%) RESTful
4 4 (12.50%) SOAP
4 4 (12.50%) WSDL
4 4 (12.50%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Equity Derivative
2 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Equities
4 5 (15.63%) Fixed Income
5 4 (12.50%) Derivative
5 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (6.25%) Market Risk
7 1 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Wealth Management
2 14 (43.75%) OO
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) OOD
4 10 (31.25%) SDLC
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
5 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
6 5 (15.63%) Database Tuning
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Service Management
8 3 (9.38%) System Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) C++
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Sybase
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.13%) FactSet
3 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Reuters
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO