The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 89 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 40 55 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 2.22% 1.51%
As % of the General category 3.14% 5.57% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 21
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £313 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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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
1272 987 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.54% 39.91% 40.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 479 450
Average daily rate £400 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 29
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £15.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% +10.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £38.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Investment Banking
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 Investment Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 December 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 -1 15 £440 +10.00% 2
Edinburgh -17 13 £450 +20.00% 2
Stirling -13 5 £463 +32.14% 1
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 80 (100.00%) Banking
2 45 (56.25%) Finance
3 26 (32.50%) Java
4 19 (23.75%) SQL
5 15 (18.75%) Front Office
5 15 (18.75%) Oracle
6 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.50%) Asset Management
7 13 (16.25%) Business Analysis
7 13 (16.25%) Multithreading
8 12 (15.00%) Spring
9 11 (13.75%) Sybase
10 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (11.25%) Hibernate
11 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.25%) .NET
12 8 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
13 7 (8.75%) UNIX
13 7 (8.75%) Workflow
13 7 (8.75%) Migration
14 6 (7.50%) Derivative
14 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
14 6 (7.50%) VBA
14 6 (7.50%) OO
14 6 (7.50%) C#
15 5 (6.25%) Market Risk
15 5 (6.25%) User Experience
15 5 (6.25%) UX Design
15 5 (6.25%) DB2

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) Jetty
3 2 (2.50%) FileNet
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) DB2
3 3 (3.75%) QlikView
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
2 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.25%) Toad
General
1 80 (100.00%) Banking
2 45 (56.25%) Finance
3 15 (18.75%) Front Office
4 4 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Analyst
3 21 (26.25%) Business Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Project Manager
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Banking Business Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
12 3 (3.75%) Designer
13 2 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
13 2 (2.50%) Senior Business Analyst
13 2 (2.50%) Database Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
13 2 (2.50%) SQL Developer
13 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Test Analyst
13 2 (2.50%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) Spring
2 9 (11.25%) Hibernate
2 9 (11.25%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.25%) CSS
4 4 (5.00%) HTML
4 4 (5.00%) HTML5
5 3 (3.75%) JPA
5 3 (3.75%) Guice
5 3 (3.75%) Apache CXF
5 3 (3.75%) Guava
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Flex
5 3 (3.75%) WPF
6 2 (2.50%) JMS
6 2 (2.50%) Web Services
6 2 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (1.25%) SPNEGO
7 1 (1.25%) REST
7 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.25%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Derivative
2 5 (6.25%) Market Risk
2 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.75%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Equities
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) UNIX
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (17.50%) Asset Management
2 13 (16.25%) Business Analysis
2 13 (16.25%) Multithreading
3 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
5 7 (8.75%) Workflow
5 7 (8.75%) Migration
6 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.50%) OO
7 5 (6.25%) UX Design
7 5 (6.25%) Data Management
8 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.75%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.75%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (3.75%) Analytics
9 3 (3.75%) UML
9 3 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) SQL
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.50%) VBA
4 6 (7.50%) C#
5 4 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (1.25%) Scala
6 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) VB
6 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) IIBA
2 1 (1.25%) PhD
2 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Control-M
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Sybase
3 4 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.50%) GoldenSource
4 2 (2.50%) Informatica
4 2 (2.50%) Linedata
4 2 (2.50%) Nintex
4 2 (2.50%) BI-SAM
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) Charles River
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Actimize
Stirling
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