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 29 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
29 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 20 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 16.26% 22.27% 14.94%
As % of the General category 25.32% 30.00% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 32
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£525 £495 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £404 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £571 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £391
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.69%
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
79 170 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 64.23% 74.24% 57.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 139 96
Average daily rate £550 £510 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
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 29 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 29 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 55 (100.00%) Banking
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 11 (20.00%) Front Office
4 10 (18.18%) QA
5 9 (16.36%) Derivative
5 9 (16.36%) Project Management
5 9 (16.36%) SAN
6 8 (14.55%) SQL
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.91%) UNIX
8 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (9.09%) Test Management
9 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Oracle
9 5 (9.09%) HP
9 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 5 (9.09%) WAN
9 5 (9.09%) DNS
9 5 (9.09%) Back Office
10 4 (7.27%) MPLS
10 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
10 4 (7.27%) Equities
10 4 (7.27%) Cisco
10 4 (7.27%) EMC
10 4 (7.27%) Perl
10 4 (7.27%) Windows
10 4 (7.27%) MS Project
10 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
10 4 (7.27%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.45%) Lync
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Project
1 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SunGard GMI
1 2 (3.64%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.82%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) WAN
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) NAS
3 4 (7.27%) MPLS
4 3 (5.45%) Multicast
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.64%) OSPF
5 2 (3.64%) BGP
5 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.64%) H.323
5 2 (3.64%) IPsec
5 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.64%) PBX
5 2 (3.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.82%) HTTP
6 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.82%) LAN
6 1 (1.82%) FCoE
6 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.82%) HBase
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.82%) ERwin
3 1 (1.82%) MSI
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (100.00%) Banking
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 11 (20.00%) Front Office
4 5 (9.09%) Back Office
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
1 13 (23.64%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Banking Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Release Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Information Risk Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) XSLT
3 1 (1.82%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Derivative
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Equities
3 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.64%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Economics
5 1 (1.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.82%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) UNIX
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Solaris
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) SUSE
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.09%) Test Management
5 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
5 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.45%) Use Case
6 3 (5.45%) Release Management
6 3 (5.45%) Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Information Security
6 3 (5.45%) UML
6 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.64%) Validation
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) TDD
7 2 (3.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.27%) Perl
4 3 (5.45%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.82%) RPG
6 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) MCSE
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Basel III
2 2 (3.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.82%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) NFS
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (1.82%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
1 5 (9.09%) HP
2 4 (7.27%) EMC
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) Sybase
4 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.64%) Avaya
4 2 (3.64%) Juniper
4 2 (3.64%) Hitachi
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) F5
4 2 (3.64%) SunGard
5 1 (1.82%) 29West
5 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) DataSynapse