The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 21 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.58% 5.32% 3.45%
As % of the General category 6.25% 7.46% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £425 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £415 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £630 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £453 £410
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
Investment Banking
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
112 134 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 73.20% 71.28% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 98 38
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Fidessa
4 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Mule
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Pega
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
5 1 (9.09%) Eikon
5 1 (9.09%) FactSet
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) MVVM
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (18.18%) Mule
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Control Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Equities
1 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Tcl
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Fidessa
1 2 (18.18%) Pega
1 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
2 1 (9.09%) FactSet
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Infragistics
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Reuters