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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 51 76 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 89 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.94% 2.12% 3.10%
As % of the General category 6.13% 5.54% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 26 43
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
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
1452 1010 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.00% 38.21% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 505 503
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 14 16
Average hourly rate £20.69 £11.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.09% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.35 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £25.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 April 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 24 April 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 +14 35 £425 +21.42% 4
Stirling +2 26 £415 +10.66%
Edinburgh +1 16 £450 +9.09%
Investment Banking
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Banking
2 63 (51.64%) Finance
3 46 (37.70%) Java
4 42 (34.43%) SQL
5 33 (27.05%) Spring
6 31 (25.41%) Hibernate
7 28 (22.95%) Sybase
7 28 (22.95%) Oracle
8 27 (22.13%) Front Office
9 22 (18.03%) Multithreading
10 18 (14.75%) Business Analysis
11 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
12 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
13 13 (10.66%) OO
13 13 (10.66%) JMS
13 13 (10.66%) Investment Management
14 12 (9.84%) Data Modelling
14 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
14 12 (9.84%) Web Services
14 12 (9.84%) Asset Management
14 12 (9.84%) Fixed Income
15 11 (9.02%) Back Office
15 11 (9.02%) HTML
15 11 (9.02%) RDBMS
15 11 (9.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (9.02%) Derivative
16 10 (8.20%) Equity Derivative
16 10 (8.20%) Wealth Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.10%) FileNet
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.92%) MS Office
2 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.46%) MS Project
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) thinkFolio
2 3 (2.46%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.82%) Agresso
3 1 (0.82%) PORTIA
3 1 (0.82%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.82%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.82%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.82%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.82%) Investran
3 1 (0.82%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.82%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) WebEx
2 1 (0.82%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.02%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.92%) DB2
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.46%) QlikView
8 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.82%) Big Data
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.92%) JUnit
2 4 (3.28%) Subversion
3 3 (2.46%) Toad
4 1 (0.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.82%) Selenium
4 1 (0.82%) JBehave
4 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.82%) Appium
4 1 (0.82%) Calabash
General
1 122 (100.00%) Banking
2 63 (51.64%) Finance
3 27 (22.13%) Front Office
4 11 (9.02%) Back Office
5 4 (3.28%) Legal
6 2 (1.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (50.00%) Developer
2 38 (31.15%) Java Developer
3 35 (28.69%) Analyst
4 27 (22.13%) Senior Developer
5 24 (19.67%) Business Analyst
5 24 (19.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.10%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.28%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.46%) Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (1.64%) FileNet Developer
11 2 (1.64%) AWS Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Test Leader
11 2 (1.64%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.05%) Spring
2 31 (25.41%) Hibernate
3 13 (10.66%) JMS
4 12 (9.84%) Web Services
5 11 (9.02%) HTML
6 10 (8.20%) .NET
6 10 (8.20%) CSS
7 9 (7.38%) JPA
8 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.74%) HTML5
9 6 (4.92%) WPF
9 6 (4.92%) J2SE
9 6 (4.92%) JSP
10 5 (4.10%) Servlets
10 5 (4.10%) XML
10 5 (4.10%) REST
11 4 (3.28%) Dojo
11 4 (3.28%) Apache Flex
11 4 (3.28%) XSL
11 4 (3.28%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Fixed Income
3 11 (9.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (9.02%) Derivative
4 10 (8.20%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (8.20%) Reference Data
5 6 (4.92%) User Experience
6 5 (4.10%) Equities
6 5 (4.10%) Market Risk
6 5 (4.10%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.64%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) UNIX
2 9 (7.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) Multithreading
2 18 (14.75%) Business Analysis
3 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.66%) OO
4 13 (10.66%) Investment Management
5 12 (9.84%) Data Modelling
5 12 (9.84%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.20%) Wealth Management
7 9 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.56%) Use Case
8 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.56%) Project Management
8 8 (6.56%) Workflow
9 7 (5.74%) Validation
9 7 (5.74%) OOD
10 6 (4.92%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.70%) Java
2 42 (34.43%) SQL
3 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.20%) C#
5 8 (6.56%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.74%) Perl
7 6 (4.92%) VBA
8 2 (1.64%) C
8 2 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (0.82%) Python
9 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.82%) CISA
3 1 (0.82%) CISM
3 1 (0.82%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) IIBA
3 1 (0.82%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) MiFID
1 5 (4.10%) EMIR
2 4 (3.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.64%) FATCA
3 2 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) COBIT
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.82%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Sybase
1 28 (22.95%) Oracle
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.28%) Charles River
4 3 (2.46%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.46%) HP
4 3 (2.46%) IBM
5 2 (1.64%) Pega
5 2 (1.64%) Adobe
5 2 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (0.82%) Teradata
6 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.82%) Murex
6 1 (0.82%) SunGard
6 1 (0.82%) SimCorp
6 1 (0.82%) Yardi
6 1 (0.82%) BI-SAM
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