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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 44 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 20 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.08% 3.78% 3.26%
As % of the General category 8.26% 7.52% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 14
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £440 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
242 439 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.29% 50.23% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 234 147
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +242.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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
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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 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 30 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (56.67%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) Front Office
4 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) Wealth Management
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
6 11 (36.67%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) Unix
6 11 (36.67%) JUnit
6 11 (36.67%) Spring
7 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (33.33%) SDLC
7 10 (33.33%) Sybase
7 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 9 (30.00%) OOD
8 9 (30.00%) J2SE
8 9 (30.00%) DB2
8 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (30.00%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) Perl
10 6 (20.00%) JMS
10 6 (20.00%) Equities
11 5 (16.67%) Fixed Income
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) Investment Management
11 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
12 4 (13.33%) Database Tuning

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 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eikon
1 1 (3.33%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) Big Data
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
2 2 (6.67%) Fiddler
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) Front Office
4 4 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Market Risk Developer
7 2 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.33%) CMS Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Data Manager
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Spring
2 9 (30.00%) J2SE
3 6 (20.00%) JMS
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) XSLT
6 2 (6.67%) DOM
6 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) JSON
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) WSDL
7 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (30.00%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (20.00%) Equities
3 5 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 3 (10.00%) Derivative
5 2 (6.67%) Market Risk
5 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Wealth Management
2 11 (36.67%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) SDLC
4 9 (30.00%) OOD
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (13.33%) Database Tuning
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Change Management
8 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MCP
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Sybase
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.33%) FactSet
3 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Reuters
3 1 (3.33%) TIBCO