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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 86 87 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 34 25 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.29% 1.10% 2.62%
As % of the General category 2.79% 2.75% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 34
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£440 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £190 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.35% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.75
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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
1218 910 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.15% 39.88% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 440 425
Average daily rate £400 £396 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +3 16 £440 +18.91% 3
Stirling -6 5 £463 - 1
Edinburgh -11 5 £425 - 1
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) Banking
2 43 (62.32%) Finance
3 22 (31.88%) Java
4 18 (26.09%) SQL
5 16 (23.19%) Oracle
6 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (20.29%) Front Office
8 13 (18.84%) Sybase
8 13 (18.84%) Multithreading
9 12 (17.39%) Spring
10 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
11 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
12 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
13 7 (10.14%) OO
14 6 (8.70%) CSS
14 6 (8.70%) C#
14 6 (8.70%) HTML
14 6 (8.70%) .NET
14 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
14 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
14 6 (8.70%) Back Office
14 6 (8.70%) Market Risk
14 6 (8.70%) Fund Accounting
14 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
14 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (7.25%) User Experience
15 5 (7.25%) UX Design
15 5 (7.25%) HTML5

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (4.35%) Jetty
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) FileNet
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe Captivate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) QlikView
3 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.90%) Toad
4 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 69 (100.00%) Banking
2 43 (62.32%) Finance
3 14 (20.29%) Front Office
4 6 (8.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Analyst
3 17 (24.64%) Business Analyst
4 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) FileNet Developer
11 1 (1.45%) Data Migration Project Manager
11 1 (1.45%) Designer
11 1 (1.45%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Spring
2 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
3 6 (8.70%) CSS
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 5 (7.25%) HTML5
4 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.80%) Apache Flex
6 3 (4.35%) Guava
6 3 (4.35%) WPF
6 3 (4.35%) JPA
6 3 (4.35%) Guice
6 3 (4.35%) Apache CXF
6 3 (4.35%) JMS
6 3 (4.35%) Web Services
7 2 (2.90%) JSP
7 2 (2.90%) J2EE
7 2 (2.90%) J2SE
8 1 (1.45%) SPNEGO
8 1 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Market Risk
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) User Experience
2 5 (7.25%) Reference Data
2 5 (7.25%) Data Integration
2 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Derivative
4 2 (2.90%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.90%) Equities
4 2 (2.90%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) UNIX
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) Multithreading
3 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.14%) OO
5 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 6 (8.70%) Fund Accounting
5 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.25%) UX Design
7 4 (5.80%) Project Management
7 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Workflow
7 4 (5.80%) Investment Management
7 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Wealth Management
8 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.35%) Analytics
8 3 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) Java
2 18 (26.09%) SQL
3 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.70%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) VBA
5 4 (5.80%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) IIBA
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) EMIR
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) MiFID
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Sybase
3 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.90%) Informatica
5 1 (1.45%) Pega
5 1 (1.45%) Actimize
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) HP
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