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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 20 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.07% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the General category 4.55% 1.23% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
88 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 45.60% 36.99% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 31
Average daily rate £425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 9
Average hourly rate £42.00 £21.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

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
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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 4 - - 1
Investment Banking
South West

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (55.56%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MS Access
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) CRISC
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) IT Audit

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Audit Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Payments Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) CRISC
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) COSO
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SAP