The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 32 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.51% 1.24% 0.93%
As % of the General category 2.91% 3.33% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 90 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 51.76% 37.34% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 53 13
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £328 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.42 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -55.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) POJO
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) vRealize
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JAXB
1 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) POJO
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) AOP
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Sun