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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 109 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +16
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 39 89 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 2.97% 2.19%
As % of the General category 2.82% 6.12% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 54 29
Median daily rate £375 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £424
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking
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
1385 1455 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.41% 48.61% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 758 506
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 14
Median hourly rate £35.10 £20.69 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.65% +88.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £65.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -6 23 £375 -6.25% 10
Edinburgh -15 11 £400 -11.11% 2
Stirling -7 4 £338 -18.67%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 58 (100.00%) Banking
2 30 (51.72%) Finance
3 21 (36.21%) SQL
4 18 (31.03%) Java
4 18 (31.03%) Front Office
5 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (24.14%) Wealth Management
6 14 (24.14%) Linux
7 13 (22.41%) Unix
8 11 (18.97%) Investment Management
8 11 (18.97%) SDLC
9 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
9 10 (17.24%) OO
9 10 (17.24%) Sybase
9 10 (17.24%) JUnit
9 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
9 10 (17.24%) Spring
10 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.52%) Equity Derivative
10 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.52%) OOD
10 9 (15.52%) DB2
10 9 (15.52%) J2SE
10 9 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (13.79%) Perl
12 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.07%) Equities
12 7 (12.07%) Degree
13 6 (10.34%) Markit EDM

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Node.js
1 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.72%) Eikon
2 1 (1.72%) Global One
2 1 (1.72%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
1 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.52%) DB2
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) JUnit
2 2 (3.45%) FitNesse
2 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Grunt
3 1 (1.72%) gulp
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (100.00%) Banking
2 30 (51.72%) Finance
3 18 (31.03%) Front Office
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 3 (5.17%) Private Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Back Office
7 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Analyst
2 17 (29.31%) Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.90%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Communications Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.45%) Market Risk Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Programme Test Manager
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) Spring
2 9 (15.52%) J2SE
3 6 (10.34%) JMS
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 3 (5.17%) Web Services
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) DOM
5 2 (3.45%) HTML5
5 2 (3.45%) XSLT
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
6 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.72%) DHTML
6 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.72%) JSON
6 1 (1.72%) RESTful
6 1 (1.72%) SOAP
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.72%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (12.07%) Equities
4 5 (8.62%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.17%) Derivative
5 3 (5.17%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.45%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Unix
3 6 (10.34%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Wealth Management
2 11 (18.97%) Investment Management
2 11 (18.97%) SDLC
3 10 (17.24%) OO
4 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) OOD
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.62%) Change Management
5 5 (8.62%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.90%) Database Tuning
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) Python
6 2 (3.45%) Scala
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.17%) MCP
2 3 (5.17%) MCSE
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.72%) EMIR
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Sybase
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Charles River
4 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.45%) SunGard
6 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.72%) FactSet
6 1 (1.72%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Pega
6 1 (1.72%) Reuters
6 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
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