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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 61 74 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 68 56 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.25% 2.09% 3.83%
As % of the General category 4.11% 5.23% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 51
Average daily rate
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£388 £379 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% -10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £238 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
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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
1655 1071 1114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 54.86% 39.96% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 543 552
Average daily rate £375 £393 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 35
Average hourly rate £30.50 £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.47% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £9.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £22.50 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +8 33 £350 - 3
Edinburgh 0 19 £450 +24.13% 9
Stirling +2 13 £375 - 1
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Banking
2 75 (50.68%) Finance
3 59 (39.86%) Java
4 44 (29.73%) SQL
5 42 (28.38%) Spring
6 37 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 32 (21.62%) Sybase
8 28 (18.92%) Front Office
9 27 (18.24%) Oracle
10 23 (15.54%) Business Analysis
11 22 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (13.51%) Relational Database
12 20 (13.51%) Asset Management
13 18 (12.16%) SDLC
14 17 (11.49%) Investment Management
14 17 (11.49%) Web Services
15 16 (10.81%) JavaScript
15 16 (10.81%) Multithreading
15 16 (10.81%) Derivative
16 15 (10.14%) Wealth Management
16 15 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (10.14%) OO
16 15 (10.14%) RDBMS
17 14 (9.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (9.46%) JMS
17 14 (9.46%) Data Modelling
17 14 (9.46%) HTML
17 14 (9.46%) UNIX
17 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
17 14 (9.46%) Use Case

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (3.38%) FileNet
2 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.70%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) MS Project
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Markit EDM
2 5 (3.38%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.35%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.68%) Eikon
4 1 (0.68%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.68%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.68%) Investran
4 1 (0.68%) Agresso
4 1 (0.68%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.68%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.68%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.68%) PORTIA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) WebEx
2 1 (0.68%) GSM
2 1 (0.68%) CTI
2 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.14%) RDBMS
3 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.08%) DB2
4 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.70%) Big Data
8 3 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.68%) QlikView
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.68%) KDB
10 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) JUnit
2 4 (2.70%) Selenium
2 4 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.03%) Subversion
3 3 (2.03%) Toad
4 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.35%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.68%) Calabash
5 1 (0.68%) Grunt
5 1 (0.68%) Appium
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.68%) JBehave
5 1 (0.68%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.68%) Mocha
5 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.68%) QUnit
5 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
5 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
General
1 148 (100.00%) Banking
2 75 (50.68%) Finance
3 28 (18.92%) Front Office
4 9 (6.08%) Back Office
5 4 (2.70%) Legal
6 3 (2.03%) Retail
7 2 (1.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (47.97%) Developer
2 50 (33.78%) Analyst
3 43 (29.05%) Java Developer
4 39 (26.35%) Business Analyst
5 35 (23.65%) Senior Developer
6 31 (20.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Senior Business Analyst
7 10 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.08%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Test Manager
10 7 (4.73%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.38%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Test Leader
12 4 (2.70%) Banking Business Analyst
13 3 (2.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 3 (2.03%) MI Analyst
14 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 2 (1.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (28.38%) Spring
2 37 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 17 (11.49%) Web Services
4 14 (9.46%) HTML
4 14 (9.46%) JMS
5 12 (8.11%) CSS
6 10 (6.76%) JPA
7 9 (6.08%) JSP
7 9 (6.08%) .NET
7 9 (6.08%) XML
7 9 (6.08%) J2SE
8 8 (5.41%) Dojo
9 7 (4.73%) XSL
9 7 (4.73%) Servlets
9 7 (4.73%) RESTful
9 7 (4.73%) HTML5
9 7 (4.73%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.38%) EJB
11 5 (3.38%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.81%) Derivative
3 14 (9.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (8.78%) Fixed Income
5 11 (7.43%) Reference Data
6 9 (6.08%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (5.41%) Equities
8 3 (2.03%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.35%) User Experience
9 2 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.35%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.46%) UNIX
2 11 (7.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.54%) Business Analysis
2 20 (13.51%) Asset Management
3 18 (12.16%) SDLC
4 17 (11.49%) Investment Management
5 16 (10.81%) Multithreading
6 15 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (10.14%) Wealth Management
6 15 (10.14%) OO
7 14 (9.46%) Data Modelling
7 14 (9.46%) Use Case
8 13 (8.78%) Data Analysis
8 13 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (8.11%) Validation
10 10 (6.76%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.76%) Workflow
11 9 (6.08%) OOD
11 9 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.41%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 59 (39.86%) Java
2 44 (29.73%) SQL
3 16 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.76%) VBA
5 9 (6.08%) C#
6 8 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.05%) Perl
8 5 (3.38%) Scala
9 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.35%) C++
9 2 (1.35%) C
10 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (2.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.35%) CRISC
2 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.35%) CISA
3 1 (0.68%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) EMIR
2 7 (4.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (3.38%) MiFID
3 5 (3.38%) FATCA
4 2 (1.35%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 32 (21.62%) Sybase
2 27 (18.24%) Oracle
3 8 (5.41%) Charles River
4 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.03%) IBM
5 3 (2.03%) HP
6 2 (1.35%) Sencha
6 2 (1.35%) Adobe
6 2 (1.35%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.68%) Murex
7 1 (0.68%) SunGard
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.68%) Reuters
7 1 (0.68%) Teradata
7 1 (0.68%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.68%) Pega
7 1 (0.68%) Yardi
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