The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 145 146 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% 0.099% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.33% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£325 £395 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% -8.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
908 923 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.14% 30.41% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 503 345
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 89 76
Average hourly rate £20.94 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.58 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £325 -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA