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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 91 74
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 5 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.74% 0.92%
As % of the General category 0.81% 1.27% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 7
Median daily rate £600 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - -

Investment Banking 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 614 785 942
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.00% 58.28% 66.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 404 471
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.65 - £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Derivative
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (22.22%) Attack Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Tieto
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Market Risk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Market Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
1 2 (22.22%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Anomaly Detection
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Attack Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Misys
1 1 (11.11%) Tieto