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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 11 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 5 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 9.62% 15.38% 9.57%
As % of the General category 12.82% 23.08% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
Investment Banking
Scotland

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
39 52 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 75.00% 66.67% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 20
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £345 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.88 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) FitNesse
4 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (42.86%) SunGard
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (28.57%) Control-M
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Global One
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
6 1 (14.29%) Markit EDM
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Global One
2 1 (14.29%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) FitNesse
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Middle Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Control-M
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SunGard
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle