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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 134 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -10
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 883 1423 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.79% 2.89% 3.28%
As % of the General category 4.90% 7.45% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 1076 1230
Median daily rate £550 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
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 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £100.00 - £32.50
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
18037 19089 18732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.61% 38.78% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12220 12243 12033
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 477 536
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £10.64 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 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 25 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 -25 816 £550 - 129
South East 0 27 £431 -19.76% 4
Yorkshire +13 14 £400 +3.22%
North West -4 12 £425 -8.10% 3
West Midlands -7 7 £475 -5.00%
East Midlands +15 3 - -
South West -15 2 £506 +55.76%
East of England +8 1 £575 +76.92%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 2035 (100.00%) Banking
2 1003 (49.29%) Finance
3 470 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
4 454 (22.31%) Front Office
5 450 (22.11%) Java
6 435 (21.38%) SQL
7 295 (14.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 252 (12.38%) C#
9 237 (11.65%) Oracle
10 236 (11.60%) Derivative
11 219 (10.76%) Equities
12 212 (10.42%) Unix
13 210 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 209 (10.27%) Project Management
15 205 (10.07%) Business Analysis
16 198 (9.73%) Fixed Income
17 189 (9.29%) JavaScript
18 188 (9.24%) HTML
19 178 (8.75%) SQL Server
20 169 (8.30%) .NET
21 165 (8.11%) TDD
22 159 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
23 155 (7.62%) Migration
24 152 (7.47%) Multithreading
25 143 (7.03%) Windows
25 143 (7.03%) Linux
26 141 (6.93%) AngularJS
27 128 (6.29%) Back Office
28 125 (6.14%) Degree
29 124 (6.09%) Risk Management

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 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
2 29 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 26 (1.28%) SAS
4 24 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 21 (1.03%) Jetty
6 17 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 16 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 14 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 13 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (0.64%) IIS
9 13 (0.64%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.59%) MS Exchange
10 12 (0.59%) Node.js
11 11 (0.54%) Confluence
12 8 (0.39%) Apache
13 7 (0.34%) Mule
14 6 (0.29%) JBoss
15 5 (0.25%) CMS
15 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 98 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 38 (1.87%) MS Office
4 25 (1.23%) Photoshop
5 22 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (0.98%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.93%) MS Project
8 14 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.049%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (0.69%) ION MarketView
1 14 (0.69%) Summit
2 11 (0.54%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
4 5 (0.25%) BASE24
4 5 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 4 (0.20%) Loan IQ
5 4 (0.20%) RMDS
5 4 (0.20%) SunGard GMI
5 4 (0.20%) SunGard Martini
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.15%) Hi Portfolio
6 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.098%) Eikon
7 2 (0.098%) Global One
7 2 (0.098%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (0.098%) SunGard Stream Ubix
7 2 (0.098%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.098%) TradeThru
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.39%) PaaS
3 7 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.25%) IaaS
5 2 (0.098%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.098%) SaaS
6 1 (0.049%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.049%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.049%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.049%) GitHub
6 1 (0.049%) Office 365
6 1 (0.049%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.77%) SAN
2 31 (1.52%) Firewall
3 27 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.74%) DNS
4 15 (0.74%) NAS
5 14 (0.69%) DHCP
6 11 (0.54%) LAN
6 11 (0.54%) Multicast
7 10 (0.49%) Internet
8 8 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (0.39%) PBX
8 8 (0.39%) WAN
9 7 (0.34%) BGP
9 7 (0.34%) VPN
10 6 (0.29%) EIGRP
10 6 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (0.29%) Network Security
10 6 (0.29%) OSPF
10 6 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 70 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
4 64 (3.14%) Relational Database
5 46 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (2.11%) Big Data
7 38 (1.87%) Hadoop
8 37 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 34 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
12 23 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 22 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (1.03%) RDBMS
15 19 (0.93%) NoSQL
16 18 (0.88%) KDB
17 17 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
17 17 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
18 16 (0.79%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 69 (3.39%) JIRA
2 59 (2.90%) Maven
3 53 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 48 (2.36%) Subversion
5 42 (2.06%) Selenium
6 36 (1.77%) TeamCity
7 23 (1.13%) HP UFT
7 23 (1.13%) IntelliJ
8 21 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 19 (0.93%) JUnit
10 18 (0.88%) Grunt
11 16 (0.79%) NUnit
12 15 (0.74%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.59%) Eclipse
14 12 (0.59%) gulp
15 10 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (0.49%) PowerDesigner
15 10 (0.49%) Visual Studio
16 9 (0.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 2035 (100.00%) Banking
2 1003 (49.29%) Finance
3 454 (22.31%) Front Office
4 128 (6.29%) Back Office
5 43 (2.11%) Retail
6 42 (2.06%) Legal
7 38 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 18 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 16 (0.79%) Billing
10 12 (0.59%) International Banking
11 10 (0.49%) Private Banking
12 8 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (0.39%) Marketing
12 8 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.29%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.20%) French Language
14 4 (0.20%) Law
15 3 (0.15%) Advertising
16 2 (0.098%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 664 (32.63%) Developer
2 573 (28.16%) Analyst
3 382 (18.77%) Business Analyst
4 233 (11.45%) Java Developer
5 190 (9.34%) Banking Analyst
6 181 (8.89%) Project Manager
7 128 (6.29%) Senior Developer
8 112 (5.50%) C# Developer
9 101 (4.96%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 86 (4.23%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 81 (3.98%) Architect
12 70 (3.44%) SQL Developer
13 68 (3.34%) Consultant
14 65 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
15 62 (3.05%) Support Analyst
16 60 (2.95%) Front Office Developer
17 57 (2.80%) Banking Business Analyst
18 53 (2.60%) IT Analyst
18 53 (2.60%) Risk Analyst
19 49 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (9.24%) HTML
2 169 (8.30%) .NET
3 141 (6.93%) AngularJS
4 123 (6.04%) CSS
5 116 (5.70%) Spring
6 109 (5.36%) HTML5
7 80 (3.93%) XML
8 73 (3.59%) CSS3
9 67 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
10 63 (3.10%) WPF
11 51 (2.51%) REST
12 46 (2.26%) React
13 45 (2.21%) WCF
14 44 (2.16%) Hibernate
15 37 (1.82%) .NET Framework
16 36 (1.77%) Web Services
16 36 (1.77%) XSLT
17 35 (1.72%) Middleware
18 33 (1.62%) J2EE
19 31 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 295 (14.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 236 (11.60%) Derivative
3 219 (10.76%) Equities
4 198 (9.73%) Fixed Income
5 159 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
6 106 (5.21%) Market Risk
7 79 (3.88%) User Experience
8 78 (3.83%) Credit Risk
9 50 (2.46%) Computer Science
10 39 (1.92%) Mathematics
11 38 (1.87%) Hedge funds
12 36 (1.77%) Reference Data
13 33 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
14 32 (1.57%) Data Centre
14 32 (1.57%) Data Structures
14 32 (1.57%) Visualisation
15 28 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (1.33%) Fintech
17 26 (1.28%) Mobile App
17 26 (1.28%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 212 (10.42%) Unix
2 143 (7.03%) Linux
2 143 (7.03%) Windows
3 34 (1.67%) Solaris
4 27 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 27 (1.33%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.59%) AIX
9 10 (0.49%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.15%) Android
11 3 (0.15%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.098%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.098%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.098%) SUSE
13 1 (0.049%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 209 (10.27%) Project Management
4 205 (10.07%) Business Analysis
5 165 (8.11%) TDD
6 155 (7.62%) Migration
7 152 (7.47%) Multithreading
8 124 (6.09%) Risk Management
9 123 (6.04%) SDLC
10 119 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 111 (5.45%) Electronic Trading
12 99 (4.86%) Data Modelling
13 97 (4.77%) Analytics
14 89 (4.37%) Asset Management
15 88 (4.32%) ITIL
16 84 (4.13%) Low Latency
17 83 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
17 83 (4.08%) Change Management
18 75 (3.69%) Scrum
19 74 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 450 (22.11%) Java
2 435 (21.38%) SQL
3 252 (12.38%) C#
4 189 (9.29%) JavaScript
5 90 (4.42%) Python
6 81 (3.98%) C++
7 64 (3.14%) Shell Script
8 57 (2.80%) Perl
9 53 (2.60%) VBA
10 41 (2.01%) T-SQL
11 39 (1.92%) Scala
12 38 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 38 (1.87%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.18%) VB
14 23 (1.13%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 15 (0.74%) Tcl
17 12 (0.59%) Ruby
17 12 (0.59%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 125 (6.14%) Degree
2 25 (1.23%) PMI Certification
3 22 (1.08%) ISEB
3 22 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 18 (0.88%) PhD
6 16 (0.79%) PMP
7 13 (0.64%) CISA
8 12 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.54%) CISM
9 11 (0.54%) CISSP
10 10 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.25%) CCNP
11 5 (0.25%) MCSE
11 5 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.20%) ACCA
12 4 (0.20%) CCIE
12 4 (0.20%) CFA
12 4 (0.20%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (4.37%) QA
2 84 (4.13%) MiFID
3 51 (2.51%) EMIR
4 41 (2.01%) Dodd-Frank
5 27 (1.33%) FATCA
6 26 (1.28%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.69%) AIFMD
7 14 (0.69%) Basel III
8 12 (0.59%) SLA
9 7 (0.34%) COREP
10 6 (0.29%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.20%) Basel II
12 4 (0.20%) UCITS
13 3 (0.15%) COBIT
13 3 (0.15%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.15%) SEPA
14 2 (0.098%) Solvency II
System Software
1 42 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.49%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (0.34%) vSphere
6 6 (0.29%) Veritas File System
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.20%) Docker
8 4 (0.20%) HDFS
8 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.20%) KVM
8 4 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.20%) Xen
9 3 (0.15%) RHEV
9 3 (0.15%) XenApp
10 2 (0.098%) NFS
10 2 (0.098%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.049%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.049%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 30 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (1.43%) Puppet
3 21 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
4 13 (0.64%) Ansible
5 11 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.44%) SCCM
7 8 (0.39%) Control-M
8 7 (0.34%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.34%) Ganglia
8 7 (0.34%) Kibana
8 7 (0.34%) logstash
9 6 (0.29%) Foglight
9 6 (0.29%) Legato
9 6 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.25%) Nagios
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.20%) vRealize
12 3 (0.15%) AppDNA
12 3 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 237 (11.65%) Oracle
2 94 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 87 (4.28%) Sybase
4 80 (3.93%) Murex
5 42 (2.06%) Adobe
6 39 (1.92%) Bloomberg
6 39 (1.92%) HP
7 38 (1.87%) Calypso
8 36 (1.77%) VMware
9 35 (1.72%) Fidessa
10 33 (1.62%) IBM
11 31 (1.52%) Reuters
12 29 (1.43%) TIBCO
13 28 (1.38%) Red Hat
14 26 (1.28%) Cisco
15 24 (1.18%) Citrix
15 24 (1.18%) ION Trading
16 19 (0.93%) DataSynapse
17 18 (0.88%) Splunk
18 17 (0.84%) Informatica
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Docklands
iKas International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
iKas International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £750 - £850 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City. London
Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: 375-425 GBP/day negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £500 - 650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £575.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago