The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank - 50 51
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 0 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 1.10% 1.58%
As % of the General category - 3.09% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Median daily rate - £217 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £403
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
Investment Banking
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
262 259 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.20% 35.72% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 174 148
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.75 £21.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Informatica
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Team
3 5 (71.43%) Reference Data
4 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Informatica Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Java Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Reference Data
2 5 (71.43%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft