Period
to 1 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 1 December 2020 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.

Investment Banking
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 75 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 +33
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 4 37 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 1.90% 1.25%
As % of the General category 0.71% 3.13% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 32
Median daily rate £700 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +3.03% -
10th Percentile £650 £313 £307
90th Percentile £750 £551 £513
Scotland median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £37.50 -

Investment Banking 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 564 1,183 1,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 67.79% 60.67% 58.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 525 769
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £208 £240 £238
90th Percentile £574 £600 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - +162.57%
10th Percentile £12.13 £16.23 £13.25
90th Percentile £30.48 £52.50 £44.27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -18.18% +44.74%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Investment Banking in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Investment Banking in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Backlog Management
3 2 (50.00%) Sprint Backlog
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)

Investment Banking
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 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (50.00%) Backlog Management
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) Product Roadmap
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Sprint Backlog
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Iteration Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Iteration Retrospective
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO