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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 52 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 6 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.91% 1.61% 0.94%
As % of the General category 2.49% 3.61% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 4
Median daily rate £438 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.25 -
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
241 443 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.57% 44.70% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 346 173
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 December 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 -5 6 £438 -7.89%
Investment Banking
North West

Investment Banking
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat