The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 109 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 22 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.69% 0.87%
As % of the General category 2.00% 1.56% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 17
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £252 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.94 £11.38 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.61% -21.55%
General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1102 1091 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.71% 44.12% 52.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 531 658
Average daily rate £398 £396 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 37 28
Average hourly rate £11.25 £11.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.33 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £20.35 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Financial Institution
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -25 14 £338 -3.57% 3
Glasgow - 6 £350 - 4
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) UNIX
3 10 (29.41%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) AIX
4 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 8 (23.53%) zOS
4 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 6 (17.65%) Clustering
5 6 (17.65%) Sun
5 6 (17.65%) SAN
5 6 (17.65%) Solaris
5 6 (17.65%) Windows
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) DB2
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
7 4 (11.76%) EMC
7 4 (11.76%) CICS
7 4 (11.76%) HP
7 4 (11.76%) Replication
7 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 4 (11.76%) HPUX
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) NAS
7 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) CICS
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) DB2
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos Event Studio
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) DataStage
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Test Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) UNIX
2 10 (29.41%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) AIX
3 8 (23.53%) zOS
4 6 (17.65%) Solaris
4 6 (17.65%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Project Management
2 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) Data Management
3 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.94%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (2.94%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) MVC
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) RPG IV
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) RPG
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) SRDF
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas File System
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.88%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.65%) Sun
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) EMC
3 4 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Veritas
5 1 (2.94%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos
5 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
Glasgow
DP Connect
Rate: £255 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago