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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 70 76
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 1 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 1.51% 0.69%
As % of the General category 0.22% 2.47% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 6
Median daily rate £375 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +15.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

Financial Institution is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 455 930 770
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.11% 61.22% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 459 395
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £47.23 £31.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.35% +210.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 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 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript