The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 113 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -9
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 1011 1395 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.98% 2.75% 3.16%
As % of the General category 5.36% 7.15% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 1038 1232
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £439 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £100.00 £17.45 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+473.06% -63.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18848 19509 19456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.98% 38.49% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12686 12335 12343
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 485 544
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.43 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £42.50 £45.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in England

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in England

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in England

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 937 £550 - 127
South East +9 29 £444 -15.47% 5
Yorkshire +11 14 £400 -
North West +5 13 £475 -2.56%
West Midlands -8 10 £475 -7.31%
South West -4 4 £300 -28.99%
East Midlands +10 2 - - 1
East of England - 1 £575 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 2223 (100.00%) Banking
2 1089 (48.99%) Finance
3 500 (22.49%) Java
4 496 (22.31%) Front Office
4 496 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
5 453 (20.38%) SQL
6 312 (14.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 285 (12.82%) C#
8 272 (12.24%) Derivative
9 262 (11.79%) Equities
10 245 (11.02%) Oracle
11 243 (10.93%) Unix
12 235 (10.57%) Fixed Income
13 226 (10.17%) Business Analysis
14 221 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 219 (9.85%) Project Management
16 217 (9.76%) HTML
17 206 (9.27%) JavaScript
18 195 (8.77%) SQL Server
19 182 (8.19%) TDD
20 174 (7.83%) .NET
21 173 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
22 170 (7.65%) Multithreading
23 165 (7.42%) Migration
24 164 (7.38%) Windows
25 163 (7.33%) AngularJS
26 158 (7.11%) Linux
27 151 (6.79%) Back Office
28 146 (6.57%) Risk Management
29 133 (5.98%) Degree

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
2 29 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 26 (1.17%) SAS
4 21 (0.94%) Apache Spark
4 21 (0.94%) Jetty
4 21 (0.94%) Node.js
4 21 (0.94%) Tomcat
5 16 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 16 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.63%) IIS
7 13 (0.58%) Confluence
7 13 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 10 (0.45%) Apache
9 9 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.31%) Mule
11 6 (0.27%) GemFire
11 6 (0.27%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.22%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 102 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (1.80%) MS Office
4 39 (1.75%) Photoshop
5 36 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 24 (1.08%) MS Project
7 22 (0.99%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.045%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 25 (1.12%) Summit
2 14 (0.63%) ION MarketView
3 11 (0.49%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 7 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
6 6 (0.27%) TradeThru
7 5 (0.22%) BASE24
8 4 (0.18%) Loan IQ
8 4 (0.18%) RMDS
8 4 (0.18%) SunGard Martini
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.13%) Hi Portfolio
9 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.090%) Adaptiv
10 2 (0.090%) Front Arena
10 2 (0.090%) Global One
10 2 (0.090%) SunGard GMI
10 2 (0.090%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 2 (0.090%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.31%) PaaS
3 5 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.18%) IaaS
5 2 (0.090%) Office 365
5 2 (0.090%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.045%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.045%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.045%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.045%) GitHub
6 1 (0.045%) SaaS
6 1 (0.045%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 39 (1.75%) SAN
3 36 (1.62%) Firewall
4 18 (0.81%) DNS
5 17 (0.76%) Multicast
6 16 (0.72%) DHCP
6 16 (0.72%) NAS
7 14 (0.63%) LAN
8 13 (0.58%) Internet
9 10 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 10 (0.45%) WAN
10 9 (0.40%) BGP
10 9 (0.40%) VPN
11 8 (0.36%) EIGRP
11 8 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (0.36%) Intranet
11 8 (0.36%) OSPF
12 7 (0.31%) Network Security
12 7 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 77 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (3.42%) Oracle Database
4 71 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 48 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (2.11%) Big Data
7 45 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 36 (1.62%) Hadoop
9 33 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.21%) NoSQL
11 26 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.76%) Data Mart
17 16 (0.72%) QlikView
18 14 (0.63%) KDB
Development Applications
1 75 (3.37%) JIRA
2 64 (2.88%) Maven
3 54 (2.43%) Subversion
4 47 (2.11%) Git (software)
5 44 (1.98%) Selenium
6 38 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 26 (1.17%) HP UFT
8 23 (1.03%) IntelliJ
9 21 (0.94%) JUnit
10 20 (0.90%) Jenkins
11 18 (0.81%) Grunt
11 18 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (0.67%) Cucumber
13 14 (0.63%) NUnit
14 12 (0.54%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.49%) Axure RP
15 11 (0.49%) gulp
15 11 (0.49%) Visual Studio
16 10 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.45%) PowerDesigner
General
1 2223 (100.00%) Banking
2 1089 (48.99%) Finance
3 496 (22.31%) Front Office
4 151 (6.79%) Back Office
5 45 (2.02%) Retail
6 44 (1.98%) Legal
7 43 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 21 (0.94%) Retail Banking
9 16 (0.72%) Billing
10 15 (0.67%) International Banking
11 14 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
12 12 (0.54%) Private Banking
13 10 (0.45%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.36%) General Ledger
14 8 (0.36%) Marketing
15 7 (0.31%) Law
16 5 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
17 4 (0.18%) French Language
17 4 (0.18%) Games
18 3 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 747 (33.60%) Developer
2 608 (27.35%) Analyst
3 418 (18.80%) Business Analyst
4 249 (11.20%) Java Developer
5 208 (9.36%) Project Manager
6 202 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
7 130 (5.85%) Senior Developer
8 126 (5.67%) C# Developer
9 111 (4.99%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 95 (4.27%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 80 (3.60%) Architect
12 73 (3.28%) Consultant
12 73 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
13 72 (3.24%) SQL Developer
14 68 (3.06%) Front Office Developer
15 64 (2.88%) Support Analyst
16 60 (2.70%) IT Analyst
17 57 (2.56%) Banking Business Analyst
18 55 (2.47%) .NET Developer
18 55 (2.47%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (9.76%) HTML
2 174 (7.83%) .NET
3 163 (7.33%) AngularJS
4 129 (5.80%) CSS
5 122 (5.49%) HTML5
6 113 (5.08%) Spring
7 83 (3.73%) FIX Protocol
8 79 (3.55%) XML
9 77 (3.46%) WPF
10 76 (3.42%) CSS3
11 58 (2.61%) REST
12 56 (2.52%) React
13 48 (2.16%) WCF
14 43 (1.93%) Hibernate
15 40 (1.80%) .NET Framework
15 40 (1.80%) Middleware
16 37 (1.66%) JMS
17 35 (1.57%) Web Services
17 35 (1.57%) XSLT
18 33 (1.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 312 (14.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 272 (12.24%) Derivative
3 262 (11.79%) Equities
4 235 (10.57%) Fixed Income
5 173 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
6 121 (5.44%) Market Risk
7 86 (3.87%) User Experience
8 75 (3.37%) Credit Risk
9 54 (2.43%) Computer Science
10 47 (2.11%) Data Structures
11 44 (1.98%) Mathematics
12 43 (1.93%) Hedge funds
13 40 (1.80%) Reference Data
14 39 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
15 38 (1.71%) Visualisation
16 35 (1.57%) Data Centre
16 35 (1.57%) Fintech
17 28 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
17 28 (1.26%) Management Information System
18 27 (1.21%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 243 (10.93%) Unix
2 164 (7.38%) Windows
3 158 (7.11%) Linux
4 48 (2.16%) Solaris
5 33 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 29 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.58%) AIX
9 13 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.18%) SUSE
13 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.090%) Mesosphere
14 2 (0.090%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.045%) Android
15 1 (0.045%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.045%) HPUX
15 1 (0.045%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (10.17%) Business Analysis
3 221 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 219 (9.85%) Project Management
5 182 (8.19%) TDD
6 170 (7.65%) Multithreading
7 165 (7.42%) Migration
8 146 (6.57%) Risk Management
9 132 (5.94%) SDLC
10 130 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 125 (5.62%) Electronic Trading
12 117 (5.26%) Analytics
13 102 (4.59%) Data Modelling
14 98 (4.41%) ITIL
15 96 (4.32%) Low Latency
16 88 (3.96%) Change Management
17 86 (3.87%) Scrum
18 84 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
19 82 (3.69%) OO
20 81 (3.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 500 (22.49%) Java
2 453 (20.38%) SQL
3 285 (12.82%) C#
4 206 (9.27%) JavaScript
5 106 (4.77%) Python
6 97 (4.36%) C++
7 67 (3.01%) Shell Script
8 66 (2.97%) Perl
9 64 (2.88%) VBA
10 46 (2.07%) T-SQL
11 45 (2.02%) Scala
12 38 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 35 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 28 (1.26%) VB
15 23 (1.03%) TypeScript
16 21 (0.94%) Bash Shell
17 18 (0.81%) Tcl
18 16 (0.72%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.63%) C
20 13 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 133 (5.98%) Degree
2 27 (1.21%) PMI Certification
3 23 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 22 (0.99%) ISEB
4 22 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (0.90%) PhD
6 19 (0.85%) PMP
7 14 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.58%) CISA
8 13 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.54%) CISM
9 12 (0.54%) CISSP
10 11 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.36%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.31%) CCNP
13 6 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.27%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.22%) ACCA
14 5 (0.22%) MCSE
15 4 (0.18%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.95%) QA
2 99 (4.45%) MiFID
3 59 (2.65%) EMIR
4 44 (1.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 33 (1.48%) FATCA
6 29 (1.30%) Data Quality
7 18 (0.81%) AIFMD
8 15 (0.67%) SLA
9 14 (0.63%) Basel III
10 7 (0.31%) COREP
11 6 (0.27%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.18%) SEPA
12 4 (0.18%) UCITS
13 3 (0.13%) Basel II
13 3 (0.13%) COBIT
13 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.13%) SDET
14 2 (0.090%) Solvency II
System Software
1 47 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.58%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.40%) NFS
4 9 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (0.31%) vSphere
6 6 (0.27%) Veritas File System
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.18%) HDFS
8 4 (0.18%) RHEV
8 4 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.18%) XenApp
9 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.090%) Docker
10 2 (0.090%) KVM
10 2 (0.090%) Xen
11 1 (0.045%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.045%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.045%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 31 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (1.08%) Puppet
3 22 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
4 10 (0.45%) SCCM
5 9 (0.40%) Control-M
6 7 (0.31%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.31%) Ganglia
6 7 (0.31%) Kibana
6 7 (0.31%) logstash
7 6 (0.27%) Ansible
7 6 (0.27%) Foglight
7 6 (0.27%) Legato
7 6 (0.27%) Nagios
7 6 (0.27%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.22%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 245 (11.02%) Oracle
2 103 (4.63%) Microsoft
3 102 (4.59%) Murex
4 96 (4.32%) Sybase
5 54 (2.43%) Adobe
6 53 (2.38%) Calypso
7 45 (2.02%) HP
8 41 (1.84%) Bloomberg
9 40 (1.80%) Fidessa
9 40 (1.80%) VMware
10 38 (1.71%) IBM
11 32 (1.44%) Reuters
11 32 (1.44%) TIBCO
12 31 (1.39%) Red Hat
13 30 (1.35%) Citrix
14 29 (1.30%) Cisco
15 28 (1.26%) ION Trading
16 24 (1.08%) Informatica
17 21 (0.94%) ServiceNow
17 21 (0.94%) Sun
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