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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 115 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 6 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 1.81% 1.38%
As % of the General category 1.01% 3.95% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 33 26
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £143 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.25 -
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
594 1315 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.14% 45.87% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 604 618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 11
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.71 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.93 £43.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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
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 8 December 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 -10 5 £450 +24.13% 4
Edinburgh -4 1 £350 -20.00% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 25 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
7 5 (20.00%) Front Office
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Application Discovery
8 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (16.00%) Spring
8 4 (16.00%) Retail
8 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
8 4 (16.00%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.00%) Python
9 3 (12.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (12.00%) HTML
9 3 (12.00%) Sybase
9 3 (12.00%) JUnit
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft

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 (4.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) QlikView
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Front Office
4 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (16.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) MI Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Hyperion Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Spring
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) J2SE
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.00%) DOM
4 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) WSDL
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (12.00%) Equities
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
1 8 (32.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Application Discovery
4 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) Process Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CISSP
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) FATCA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) Sybase
2 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) MapR
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec