Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 75 76
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -31
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 35 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.10% 1.73% 1.16%
As % of the General category 6.57% 5.30% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 9
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +25.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £323 £393 £324
90th Percentile £538 £483 £450
Scotland median daily rate £415 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -5.14% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 533 434 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 31.92% 32.56% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 188 262
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +5.81% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £223
90th Percentile £538 £550 £475
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.91% -38.20% +48.33%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.73 £12.95
90th Percentile £36.98 £34.60 £41.60
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £28.80 £26.50
% change year-on-year -13.19% +8.68% -11.67%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (48.57%) Java
3 14 (40.00%) Spring
4 12 (34.29%) J2EE
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (20.00%) Kafka
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
7 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
7 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Degree
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
7 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
8 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (14.29%) DB2
8 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
8 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
8 5 (14.29%) Hudson
8 5 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Subversion
9 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
9 4 (11.43%) Linux
9 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery

Investment Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (8.57%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) DB2
2 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) MariaDB
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 5 (14.29%) Hudson
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) MagicDraw
4 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) DBA
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.71%) RPG Developer
5 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Spring
2 12 (34.29%) J2EE
3 7 (20.00%) Kafka
4 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) Vue.js
7 1 (2.86%) Ajax
7 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.86%) JPA
7 1 (2.86%) JSON
7 1 (2.86%) React
7 1 (2.86%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.86%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) AS400
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
4 5 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.57%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (8.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.57%) Use Case
7 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
8 1 (2.86%) Analytics
8 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) Java 8
5 2 (5.71%) RPG
5 2 (5.71%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.86%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau