Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 72 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 -23 +17
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 19 9 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.64% 0.84% 2.80%
As % of the General category 5.11% 2.46% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 26
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24% -17.61%
10th Percentile £406 £383 £130
90th Percentile £475 £450 £406
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £14.43 - £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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 372 366 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.10% 34.14% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 169 338
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £223
90th Percentile £525 £470 £475
Scotland median daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +1.25% +1.01% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.80 £34.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.12% +110.61% -31.96%
10th Percentile £13.73 £13.73 £12.35
90th Percentile £36.00 £51.18 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £28.40 £36.00 £33.11
% change year-on-year -21.11% +8.74% +36.52%

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
5 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
6 5 (26.32%) OO
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) JIRA
8 3 (15.79%) OOD
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (15.79%) Python

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 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.53%) Front Office
5 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technology Risk Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Testing Manager
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 2 (10.53%) J2SE
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
4 2 (10.53%) Derivative
4 2 (10.53%) Equities
5 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) OOD
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CISA
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Sybase
2 1 (5.26%) RedGate
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau