The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 26 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.25% 0.80% 3.17%
As % of the General category 7.77% 2.04% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
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£400 £355 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +821.05%
Investment Banking
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 98 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.87% 39.04% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 51
Average daily rate £400 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £483 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 1
Average hourly rate £42.46 £40.62 £13.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +195.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 8 £400 +12.67%
Investment Banking
South West

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) MS Access
3 6 (46.15%) Validation
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 6 (46.15%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Fund Accounting
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) PMP
5 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) MS Project
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) MS Project
4 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MS Access
General
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Junior
4 3 (23.08%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Payments Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Validation
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Fund Accounting
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Straight-Through Processing
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) PMP
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg