The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank - 75 70
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the General category - 0.46% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £402
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
Investment Banking
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
250 434 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.65% 39.71% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 266 164
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Tandem
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) POJO
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) AOP
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) GIS Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JAXB
1 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
1 1 (14.29%) JDBC
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) POJO
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 2 (28.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
1 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) AOP
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle