Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Investment Banking
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 112 72
Rank change year-on-year -12 -40 +23
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 10 15 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.70% 1.96%
As % of the General category 0.65% 1.53% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 44
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £350 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -18.84% -4.17%
10th Percentile £368 £335 £350
90th Percentile £650 £490 £600
Scotland median daily rate £438 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +20.69% -3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.25
10th Percentile £11.75 - £16.18
90th Percentile £12.25 - £19.73
Scotland median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.25

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 1543 982 2057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 53.04% 45.55% 63.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 540 983
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £288 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £11.50 £27.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.56% +68.18% +50.00%
10th Percentile £9.85 £19.35 £12.07
90th Percentile £26.25 £48.59 £38.45
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £29.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -4.10% +48.78%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (10.00%) JCL
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) Charles River
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Derivatives Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (20.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 2 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL
2 1 (10.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (10.00%) Charles River
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle