The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 8 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 13.79% 9.01% 33.33%
As % of the General category 18.60% 12.66% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
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£375 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £347 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +821.05%
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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 Stirling region.

General Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 79 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 74.14% 71.17% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 15
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Banking across the Stirling region.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Stirling region.

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 26 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Validation
2 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 12 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (46.15%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 5 (19.23%) Fixed Income
5 5 (19.23%) Derivative
5 5 (19.23%) Spring
5 5 (19.23%) Reference Data
5 5 (19.23%) JPA
6 4 (15.38%) QA
6 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 4 (15.38%) JMS
6 4 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.54%) HTML
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
8 2 (7.69%) Dojo
8 2 (7.69%) Ajax

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) FileNet
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Mocha
1 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.85%) Grunt
General
1 26 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Business Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Business Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) PMO Lead
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) PMO Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.85%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
1 5 (19.23%) Spring
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
1 5 (19.23%) JPA
2 4 (15.38%) JMS
2 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) Dojo
4 2 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
5 1 (3.85%) Servlets
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) Spring Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (19.23%) Fixed Income
2 5 (19.23%) Derivative
2 5 (19.23%) Reference Data
3 2 (7.69%) Equities
4 1 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
1 12 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
1 12 (46.15%) Use Case
1 12 (46.15%) Validation
2 4 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) EMIR
2 1 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.85%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Reuters
2 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg