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 1 September 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 143 104 138
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +34
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 2 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% 0.75% 0.097%
As % of the General category 0.20% 2.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£315 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+821.05% +26.66%
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
988 768 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 31.88% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 360 595
Average daily rate £400 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 67 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -50.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £12.01 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -24.13%

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 1 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Essex - - - -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint