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 3 months to 26 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 53 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 -18  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 7 19 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.05% 2.71% 4.33%
As % of the General category 3.06% 6.96% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 24
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £418
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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 229 273 455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 34.44% 38.94% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 165 241
Median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £295 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -71.79%  
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in Glasgow

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Wealth Management
4 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Sybase
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) C++
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) CISSP
7 2 (18.18%) Data Management
7 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (18.18%) MiFID
7 2 (18.18%) CRISC
7 2 (18.18%) EMIR
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Multithreading

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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Gradle
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Security Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
2 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
2 5 (45.45%) Wealth Management
3 4 (36.36%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) CRISC
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) EMIR
1 2 (18.18%) MiFID
2 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (9.09%) FATCA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Perforce