The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Docklands, London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 22 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.32% 23.08% 15.38%
As % of the General category 27.16% 31.10% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 32
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£525 £485 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £401 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £574 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £392
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+821.05% -13.63%
General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 164 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 63.78% 74.21% 58.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 134 95
Average daily rate £550 £495 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £29.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Investment Banking
London

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 60 (100.00%) Banking
2 21 (35.00%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) Front Office
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 11 (18.33%) SAN
5 10 (16.67%) QA
6 9 (15.00%) Derivative
6 9 (15.00%) Project Management
7 8 (13.33%) UNIX
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle
8 7 (11.67%) HP
8 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (10.00%) Windows
10 5 (8.33%) Solaris
10 5 (8.33%) Linux
10 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.33%) WAN
10 5 (8.33%) DNS
10 5 (8.33%) Back Office
10 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Test Management
11 4 (6.67%) NAS
11 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
11 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 4 (6.67%) JIRA
11 4 (6.67%) Middleware
11 4 (6.67%) MPLS

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) Lync
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 4 (6.67%) MS Project
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (3.33%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (1.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) WAN
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) NAS
3 4 (6.67%) MPLS
4 3 (5.00%) Multicast
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.33%) OSPF
5 2 (3.33%) H.323
5 2 (3.33%) BGP
5 2 (3.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.33%) IPsec
5 2 (3.33%) PBX
5 2 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.67%) LAN
6 1 (1.67%) HTTP
6 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) FCoE
6 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) HBase
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) ERwin
3 1 (1.67%) MSI
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (100.00%) Banking
2 21 (35.00%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) Front Office
4 5 (8.33%) Back Office
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) International Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Project Manager
3 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Release Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.00%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Risk Manager
9 2 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Data Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
4 1 (1.67%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Derivative
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Equities
3 3 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.33%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Economics
5 1 (1.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) Solaris
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) SUSE
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) Project Management
2 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.33%) Test Management
5 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) UML
6 3 (5.00%) Information Security
6 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Use Case
6 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) Release Management
7 2 (3.33%) Cash Management
7 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.33%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.67%) Perl
4 3 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) RPG
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Basel III
2 2 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.67%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (3.33%) Veritas File System
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) NFS
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.67%) Control-M
3 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
1 7 (11.67%) HP
2 4 (6.67%) EMC
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco
2 4 (6.67%) Sybase
3 3 (5.00%) IBM
3 3 (5.00%) Veritas
3 3 (5.00%) Intel
3 3 (5.00%) Symantec
4 2 (3.33%) F5
4 2 (3.33%) NetApp
4 2 (3.33%) Avaya
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.33%) SunGard
4 2 (3.33%) Juniper
4 2 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Fidessa