The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 80 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 52 83 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.87% 3.37% 2.44%
As % of the General category 4.63% 7.54% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 37
Average daily rate
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£370 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £392
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+821.05% -13.63%
General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1123 1101 1364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.44% 44.65% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 535 647
Average daily rate £400 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 37 25
Average hourly rate £11.25 £11.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £20.30 £31.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Investment Banking
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -31 20 £388 -8.82% 8
Glasgow -7 19 £350 -12.50% 11
Stirling -9 9 £358 -18.28% 2
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Banking
2 40 (37.04%) Finance
3 27 (25.00%) Java
3 27 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 25 (23.15%) SQL
5 20 (18.52%) Fund Accounting
6 16 (14.81%) Migration
7 13 (12.04%) VBA
7 13 (12.04%) Oracle
7 13 (12.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (12.04%) Spring
7 13 (12.04%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.11%) Fixed Income
8 12 (11.11%) Equities
9 11 (10.19%) .NET
9 11 (10.19%) Derivative
10 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
10 10 (9.26%) Markit EDM
10 10 (9.26%) Project Management
10 10 (9.26%) Workflow
10 10 (9.26%) Front Office
11 9 (8.33%) Sybase
11 9 (8.33%) C#
11 9 (8.33%) UNIX
11 9 (8.33%) IBM
11 9 (8.33%) Data Management
12 8 (7.41%) Degree
12 8 (7.41%) Multithreading
12 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
13 7 (6.48%) Reuters

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) Apache
2 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.85%) FileNet
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) LAN
1 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.78%) MS Access
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) DB2
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) QlikView
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.85%) Build Forge
2 2 (1.85%) TestComplete
2 2 (1.85%) FlexUnit
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Maven
2 2 (1.85%) Ant
2 2 (1.85%) JUnit
2 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.93%) Toad
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (100.00%) Banking
2 40 (37.04%) Finance
3 10 (9.26%) Front Office
4 3 (2.78%) Advertising
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (36.11%) Analyst
2 38 (35.19%) Developer
3 27 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.74%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Administrator
10 3 (2.78%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.78%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.78%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.78%) WPF Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Designer
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) Spring
2 11 (10.19%) .NET
3 6 (5.56%) WPF
3 6 (5.56%) JMS
4 5 (4.63%) HTML
4 5 (4.63%) Web Services
4 5 (4.63%) XML
4 5 (4.63%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.63%) HTML5
5 3 (2.78%) REST
5 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.85%) Spring MVC
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.85%) JSON
6 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.85%) Middleware
7 1 (0.93%) Flash
7 1 (0.93%) J2EE
7 1 (0.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 12 (11.11%) Equities
3 11 (10.19%) Derivative
4 3 (2.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
5 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) UNIX
2 4 (3.70%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 20 (18.52%) Fund Accounting
3 16 (14.81%) Migration
4 13 (12.04%) Business Analysis
5 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
5 10 (9.26%) Project Management
5 10 (9.26%) Workflow
6 9 (8.33%) Data Management
7 8 (7.41%) Multithreading
8 6 (5.56%) Investment Management
8 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.63%) ETL
10 4 (3.70%) MVVM
10 4 (3.70%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.78%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.78%) PRINCE
11 3 (2.78%) OO
11 3 (2.78%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.00%) Java
2 25 (23.15%) SQL
3 13 (12.04%) VBA
4 9 (8.33%) C#
5 4 (3.70%) VB
6 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.78%) XAML
7 2 (1.85%) Clojure
7 2 (1.85%) Scala
7 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) ISEB
3 4 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.78%) IIBA
5 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.85%) CIMA
5 2 (1.85%) ACCA
6 1 (0.93%) PhD
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PMP
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CISA
6 1 (0.93%) CISM
6 1 (0.93%) CCAB
6 1 (0.93%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) EMIR
2 3 (2.78%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) Control-M
2 3 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Oracle
2 9 (8.33%) Sybase
2 9 (8.33%) IBM
3 7 (6.48%) Reuters
3 7 (6.48%) Bloomberg
4 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.63%) Charles River
5 3 (2.78%) Nintex
6 2 (1.85%) BI-SAM
6 2 (1.85%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.85%) Linedata
6 2 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Orgtel
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 27 days ago