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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
UK / England
Rank 131 89 70
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -19
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 779 1153 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.86% 2.41% 2.69%
As % of the General category 5.00% 6.30% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 894 942
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £70.00 - £17.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
15574 18303 18473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.20% 38.33% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10274 12019 11927
Median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 475 415
Median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

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 23 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -19 754 £575 +4.54% 175
South East +3 8 £570 +8.57% 1
North West +20 5 £405 +1.25% 2
Yorkshire +12 5 £651 +48.68%
West Midlands -1 5 £500 +25.00%
East Midlands +2 1 £538 +19.44%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 1722 (100.00%) Banking
2 862 (50.06%) Finance
3 541 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
4 479 (27.82%) Java
5 426 (24.74%) SQL
6 357 (20.73%) Front Office
7 226 (13.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 215 (12.49%) Linux
9 210 (12.20%) JavaScript
10 190 (11.03%) HTML
11 186 (10.80%) Unix
12 184 (10.69%) Derivative
13 181 (10.51%) TDD
13 181 (10.51%) Python
13 181 (10.51%) Equities
14 180 (10.45%) Oracle
15 178 (10.34%) Multithreading
16 175 (10.16%) C#
17 160 (9.29%) C++
18 152 (8.83%) Big Data
19 150 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
20 147 (8.54%) AngularJS
20 147 (8.54%) Project Management
21 142 (8.25%) HTML5
22 138 (8.01%) Windows
22 138 (8.01%) Fixed Income
23 136 (7.90%) Hadoop
24 133 (7.72%) .NET
25 132 (7.67%) Business Analysis
26 131 (7.61%) Scrum

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
1 111 (6.45%) Apache Spark
2 40 (2.32%) Apache
3 34 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 25 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
5 17 (0.99%) Confluence
6 15 (0.87%) IIS
7 14 (0.81%) SAS
8 13 (0.75%) Tomcat
8 13 (0.75%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.70%) Apache Pig
10 9 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.46%) DataSynapse
11 8 (0.46%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.41%) Mule
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.35%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.29%) JBoss
14 5 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 100 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 48 (2.79%) MS Office
4 25 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.22%) MS Project
5 21 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.41%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.12%) InDesign
11 1 (0.058%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (0.46%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.29%) Summit
3 4 (0.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 4 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.12%) Endur
5 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.12%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.058%) BondVision
6 1 (0.058%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.058%) Eikon
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.058%) Orchestrade
6 1 (0.058%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.22%) GitHub
3 13 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.41%) PaaS
5 6 (0.35%) IaaS
6 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.29%) SaaS
7 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.12%) Office 365
9 1 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.93%) Firewall
1 16 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 14 (0.81%) SAN
3 10 (0.58%) Multicast
4 9 (0.52%) DNS
4 9 (0.52%) LDAP
5 8 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (0.41%) BGP
6 7 (0.41%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.35%) HTTP
7 6 (0.35%) Internet
8 5 (0.29%) DHCP
8 5 (0.29%) LAN
8 5 (0.29%) MPLS
9 4 (0.23%) AMQP
9 4 (0.23%) DMZ
9 4 (0.23%) Network Security
9 4 (0.23%) OSPF
9 4 (0.23%) WAN
10 3 (0.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (8.83%) Big Data
2 136 (7.90%) Hadoop
3 118 (6.85%) SQL Server
4 69 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 56 (3.25%) NoSQL
6 52 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (2.73%) Oracle Database
8 36 (2.09%) HBase
9 34 (1.97%) KDB
9 34 (1.97%) MongoDB
10 30 (1.74%) Apache Hive
11 28 (1.63%) Tick Data
12 25 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
14 21 (1.22%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (1.16%) DB2
16 18 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (0.99%) QlikView
18 14 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 87 (5.05%) JIRA
2 48 (2.79%) Maven
3 44 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 42 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 36 (2.09%) Subversion
6 30 (1.74%) JUnit
7 29 (1.68%) Selenium
8 26 (1.51%) Mockito
9 23 (1.34%) NUnit
10 20 (1.16%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.16%) Gradle
11 19 (1.10%) TeamCity
12 13 (0.75%) webpack
13 12 (0.70%) Ant
13 12 (0.70%) HP UFT
14 11 (0.64%) Visual Studio
15 9 (0.52%) ERwin
15 9 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
16 8 (0.46%) Jasmine
General
1 1722 (100.00%) Banking
2 862 (50.06%) Finance
3 357 (20.73%) Front Office
4 84 (4.88%) Back Office
5 49 (2.85%) Retail
6 43 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 38 (2.21%) Legal
8 29 (1.68%) Retail Banking
9 28 (1.63%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.05%) Games
11 15 (0.87%) Marketing
11 15 (0.87%) Prime Brokerage
12 13 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
12 13 (0.75%) Private Banking
13 11 (0.64%) Publishing
14 7 (0.41%) French Language
15 4 (0.23%) Advertising
15 4 (0.23%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.23%) Law
15 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 763 (44.31%) Developer
2 379 (22.01%) Analyst
3 279 (16.20%) Java Developer
4 246 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 124 (7.20%) Senior Developer
6 118 (6.85%) Project Manager
7 100 (5.81%) Banking Analyst
8 97 (5.63%) Architect
9 86 (4.99%) C# Developer
9 86 (4.99%) Senior Java Developer
10 81 (4.70%) C++ Developer
11 75 (4.36%) Python Developer
12 74 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
13 70 (4.07%) Agile Developer
14 68 (3.95%) Scala Developer
15 63 (3.66%) .NET Developer
16 57 (3.31%) Investment Banking Java Developer
17 53 (3.08%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
18 50 (2.90%) Data Analyst
19 49 (2.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (11.03%) HTML
2 147 (8.54%) AngularJS
3 142 (8.25%) HTML5
4 133 (7.72%) .NET
5 124 (7.20%) Spring
6 119 (6.91%) CSS
7 76 (4.41%) React
8 71 (4.12%) XML
9 66 (3.83%) Hibernate
10 62 (3.60%) Node.js
11 52 (3.02%) Akka
12 50 (2.90%) CSS3
12 50 (2.90%) REST
13 49 (2.85%) FIX Protocol
14 48 (2.79%) WPF
15 40 (2.32%) Middleware
16 39 (2.26%) Kafka
16 39 (2.26%) Web Services
17 33 (1.92%) jQuery
18 32 (1.86%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 226 (13.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 184 (10.69%) Derivative
3 181 (10.51%) Equities
4 150 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
5 138 (8.01%) Fixed Income
6 67 (3.89%) User Experience
7 66 (3.83%) Fintech
8 55 (3.19%) Algorithms
9 49 (2.85%) Equity Derivative
10 48 (2.79%) Market Risk
11 46 (2.67%) Computer Science
12 44 (2.56%) Data Structures
13 40 (2.32%) Credit Risk
14 36 (2.09%) Reference Data
15 28 (1.63%) Virtual Team
16 27 (1.57%) Data Centre
16 27 (1.57%) Hedge funds
17 20 (1.16%) Management Information System
17 20 (1.16%) SWIFT
18 17 (0.99%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 215 (12.49%) Linux
2 186 (10.80%) Unix
3 138 (8.01%) Windows
4 36 (2.09%) Windows Server
5 35 (2.03%) Solaris
6 18 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.87%) Android
8 13 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.17%) AIX
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.058%) CentOS
14 1 (0.058%) Fedora
14 1 (0.058%) SUSE
14 1 (0.058%) VMS
14 1 (0.058%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 541 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (10.51%) TDD
3 178 (10.34%) Multithreading
4 147 (8.54%) Project Management
5 132 (7.67%) Business Analysis
6 131 (7.61%) Scrum
7 130 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 129 (7.49%) SDLC
9 124 (7.20%) OO
10 121 (7.03%) Migration
11 113 (6.56%) Electronic Trading
12 111 (6.45%) Low Latency
13 107 (6.21%) Risk Management
14 98 (5.69%) Analytics
14 98 (5.69%) Investment Management
15 88 (5.11%) DevOps
16 83 (4.82%) Data Modelling
17 80 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
18 76 (4.41%) Data Management
19 71 (4.12%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 479 (27.82%) Java
2 426 (24.74%) SQL
3 210 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 181 (10.51%) Python
5 175 (10.16%) C#
6 160 (9.29%) C++
7 111 (6.45%) Scala
8 51 (2.96%) Shell Script
9 44 (2.56%) Perl
10 41 (2.38%) VBA
11 32 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 29 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 27 (1.57%) T-SQL
14 24 (1.39%) ES6
15 22 (1.28%) C
16 21 (1.22%) TypeScript
17 20 (1.16%) Bash Shell
18 19 (1.10%) Korn
18 19 (1.10%) VB
19 17 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 104 (6.04%) Degree
2 46 (2.67%) PhD
3 18 (1.05%) PMP
4 16 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 13 (0.75%) ISEB
6 9 (0.52%) CISSP
7 8 (0.46%) CISA
7 8 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.35%) CCIE
9 6 (0.35%) MBA
9 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.29%) CCNP
10 5 (0.29%) CISM
10 5 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.23%) ACCA
11 4 (0.23%) CRISC
11 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.17%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (7.38%) MiFID
2 82 (4.76%) QA
3 36 (2.09%) EMIR
4 30 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
5 23 (1.34%) FATCA
6 9 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.46%) ISO20022
8 5 (0.29%) AIFMD
8 5 (0.29%) COBIT
8 5 (0.29%) SLA
9 4 (0.23%) Basel III
9 4 (0.23%) IFRS
9 4 (0.23%) IFRS 9
9 4 (0.23%) SDET
10 3 (0.17%) SEPA
10 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.12%) GDPR
12 1 (0.058%) Basel II
12 1 (0.058%) IAS 39
System Software
1 36 (2.09%) Docker
2 18 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.99%) HDFS
4 13 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.35%) NFS
6 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.23%) XenApp
8 3 (0.17%) SRDF
8 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.058%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.058%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.058%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (1.80%) Ansible
1 31 (1.80%) Puppet
2 22 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (0.52%) SCCM
6 7 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (0.41%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 6 (0.35%) Mesos
7 6 (0.35%) TeamSite
8 5 (0.29%) Control-M
8 5 (0.29%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.29%) Terraform
9 4 (0.23%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.23%) Nagios
10 3 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.17%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.17%) WSUS
11 2 (0.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 180 (10.45%) Oracle
2 104 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.07%) Sybase
4 52 (3.02%) Bloomberg
5 39 (2.26%) Reuters
6 30 (1.74%) Cisco
7 25 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 24 (1.39%) Citrix
8 24 (1.39%) Google
9 23 (1.34%) Informatica
9 23 (1.34%) TIBCO
10 22 (1.28%) HP
10 22 (1.28%) IBM
10 22 (1.28%) Murex
11 20 (1.16%) VMware
12 19 (1.10%) Fidessa
13 18 (1.05%) Adobe
13 18 (1.05%) Splunk
14 14 (0.81%) Cognos
15 13 (0.75%) SAP
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