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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank - 65 67
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 0 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.05% 0.25%
As % of the General category - 2.60% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
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
248 462 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.31% 40.53% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 309 156
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 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 37
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% -3.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

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 24 September 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 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) JAXB
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Spring

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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JAXB
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) POJO
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) AOP
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle