The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 25 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.

Fixed Income
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 148 125
Rank change year-on-year +42 -23  
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 5 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.50% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £164 £380 £438
% change year-on-year -56.97% -13.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fixed Income is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 616 1007 851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.76% 34.78% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 541 391
Median daily rate £376 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 41
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +45.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.93 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in Scotland

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fixed Income in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fixed Income in Scotland

Fixed Income
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Fixed Income
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Fixed Income.

1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) thinkFolio
2 3 (42.86%) Front Office
2 3 (42.86%) Charles River
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) IIBA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Derivative
4 1 (14.29%) Equities
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB

Fixed Income
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) thinkFolio
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg AIM
General
1 3 (42.86%) Front Office
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) IIBA
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Charles River
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg