Period
to 21 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial Institution
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 129 111
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +10
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 23 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.75% 1.03% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £328 £425 £373
90th Percentile £578 £638 £438
Scotland median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Financial Institution is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,316 1,552 703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.47% 51.89% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 831 412
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +0.47%
10th Percentile £306 £310 £275
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £32.50 £41.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.49% -21.37% +126.49%
10th Percentile £33.25 £14.55 £19.35
90th Percentile £45.89 £136.35 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% -16.67% +5.88%

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Institution in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Institution in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Institution in Edinburgh

Financial Institution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Institution in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (13.04%) Android
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (8.70%) CISSP
6 2 (8.70%) CISA
6 2 (8.70%) CISM
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) CEH
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Degree

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.35%) DataStage
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) Velocity
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
2 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Microservices
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
3 2 (8.70%) User Stories
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Java 8
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CEH
1 2 (8.70%) CISA
1 2 (8.70%) CISM
1 2 (8.70%) CISSP
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) GIAC
2 1 (4.35%) MBA
2 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) FINREP
1 1 (4.35%) FRS 29
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) IFRS
1 1 (4.35%) PSD2
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
1 1 (4.35%) Informatica
1 1 (4.35%) Juniper
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) Tableau