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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 70 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.49% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +83.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
271 411 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.83% 42.72% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 235 157
Median daily rate £413 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £308 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester - 2 £425 -
Investment Banking
North West

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) GIS
5 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Tandem
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
6 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) vRealize
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) AOP
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere

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 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) GIS Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Finance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) JAXB
1 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
1 1 (11.11%) JDBC
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) POJO
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WSDL
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) AOP
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Sun