The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 119 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 11 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the General category 0.99% 1.31% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £284 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £406 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.91% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.21 £10.44 £10.89
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -4.11%
Financial Institution
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1107 1065 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.14% 43.13% 49.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 476 642
Average daily rate £413 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 34
Average hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -24.56%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution across the Scotland region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the Scotland region.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -14 5 £350 -12.50% 1
Edinburgh -10 4 £400 +17.64% 1
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) UNIX
3 9 (30.00%) IBM
4 8 (26.67%) AIX
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) zOS
4 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) DB2
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.33%) NAS
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (13.33%) SRDF
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (13.33%) Sun
6 4 (13.33%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) EMC
6 4 (13.33%) HPUX
6 4 (13.33%) Solaris
6 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (13.33%) SAN
6 4 (13.33%) CICS
6 4 (13.33%) Replication

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (13.33%) CICS
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) NAS
1 4 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Trainer
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) RPG Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
1 4 (13.33%) Replication
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.33%) AS400
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) AIX
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) zOS
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) HPUX
4 4 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
2 1 (3.33%) RPG
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) COBOL
2 1 (3.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) IBM
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Sun
3 4 (13.33%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) EMC
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
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