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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 18 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 5 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.72% 47.06% 6.67%
As % of the General category 7.04% 63.16% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
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£375 £450 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £371 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+872.22% +20.00%
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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
71 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 66.98% 74.51% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 23
Average daily rate £405 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

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 22 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) Sybase
5 4 (26.67%) Reuters
5 4 (26.67%) Bloomberg
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Derivative
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
7 2 (13.33%) Nintex
7 2 (13.33%) Markit EDM
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 2 (13.33%) Adobe
7 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (13.33%) Control-M
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (13.33%) Front Office
7 2 (13.33%) VBA
7 2 (13.33%) FileNet

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) FileNet
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
1 1 (6.67%) Build Forge
1 1 (6.67%) FlexUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Trainer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Portal Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) FileNet Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Dojo
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) JRules
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (13.33%) E-Learning
2 2 (13.33%) Equities
3 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Workflow
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Control-M
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Sybase
1 4 (26.67%) Reuters
1 4 (26.67%) Bloomberg
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Nintex
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Charles River
3 1 (6.67%) GoldenSource