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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
UK / England
Rank 129 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -9
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 819 1246 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.97% 2.68% 2.77%
As % of the General category 5.35% 6.92% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 956 955
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 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £456 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £100.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +263.63%
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
15311 18002 17552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.86% 38.68% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 11636 11688
Median daily rate £456 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 467 421
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.99 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

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 18 January 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
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 18 January 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 -26 791 £575 +2.22% 97
North West +18 11 £525 +31.25% 1
Yorkshire +13 7 £475 +11.76%
South East 0 5 £615 +17.14% 3
West Midlands -4 3 £500 +36.98%
South West +6 1 £550 +15.78% 2
East Midlands +3 1 £538 +19.44%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 1690 (100.00%) Banking
2 860 (50.89%) Finance
3 540 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
4 447 (26.45%) Java
5 411 (24.32%) SQL
6 327 (19.35%) Front Office
7 215 (12.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 209 (12.37%) Linux
9 207 (12.25%) JavaScript
10 182 (10.77%) Oracle
11 180 (10.65%) Unix
12 179 (10.59%) Derivative
13 177 (10.47%) TDD
14 176 (10.41%) C#
14 176 (10.41%) HTML
15 174 (10.30%) Equities
16 160 (9.47%) Python
17 149 (8.82%) Multithreading
18 148 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
19 143 (8.46%) C++
20 141 (8.34%) AngularJS
21 139 (8.22%) Project Management
22 138 (8.17%) Big Data
23 135 (7.99%) .NET
23 135 (7.99%) Scrum
23 135 (7.99%) Stakeholder Management
24 134 (7.93%) Fixed Income
24 134 (7.93%) SDLC
25 132 (7.81%) Windows
26 129 (7.63%) Hadoop

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
1 105 (6.21%) Apache Spark
2 42 (2.49%) Apache
3 33 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.18%) Confluence
5 16 (0.95%) IIS
6 15 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 14 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
8 13 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 13 (0.77%) SAS
9 12 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.41%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.36%) JBoss
13 6 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.30%) FileNet
14 5 (0.30%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 108 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (2.96%) MS Office
4 26 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.36%) MS Project
6 18 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (0.24%) ION MarketView
1 4 (0.24%) Summit
1 4 (0.24%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.18%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (0.12%) Endur
3 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.059%) Eikon
4 1 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.059%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.059%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.059%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.059%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.059%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.059%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.059%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.07%) GitHub
3 12 (0.71%) PaaS
4 10 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.36%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.30%) IaaS
7 4 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.24%) SaaS
8 3 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.12%) Office 365
10 1 (0.059%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 18 (1.07%) Firewall
3 17 (1.01%) SAN
4 9 (0.53%) DNS
4 9 (0.53%) Multicast
5 8 (0.47%) HTTP
5 8 (0.47%) LDAP
6 7 (0.41%) Internet
7 6 (0.36%) BGP
7 6 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.36%) LAN
8 5 (0.30%) AMQP
8 5 (0.30%) DHCP
8 5 (0.30%) MPLS
8 5 (0.30%) Network Security
8 5 (0.30%) WAN
9 4 (0.24%) DMZ
9 4 (0.24%) VPN
10 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (8.17%) Big Data
2 129 (7.63%) Hadoop
3 120 (7.10%) SQL Server
4 62 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 59 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 55 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (3.14%) NoSQL
8 32 (1.89%) KDB
8 32 (1.89%) MongoDB
9 30 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (1.72%) HBase
11 27 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (1.42%) Apache Hive
13 23 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (1.36%) Tick Data
14 22 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (1.07%) DB2
16 18 (1.07%) RDBMS
17 16 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (4.97%) JIRA
2 52 (3.08%) Maven
3 45 (2.66%) Git (software)
4 44 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 40 (2.37%) Subversion
6 30 (1.78%) JUnit
7 29 (1.72%) Selenium
8 23 (1.36%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.18%) NUnit
10 19 (1.12%) Gradle
11 18 (1.07%) Mockito
12 17 (1.01%) Cucumber
13 16 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
14 15 (0.89%) Ant
15 14 (0.83%) Visual Studio
16 13 (0.77%) webpack
17 10 (0.59%) Grunt
17 10 (0.59%) HP UFT
18 9 (0.53%) Hudson
19 8 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 1690 (100.00%) Banking
2 860 (50.89%) Finance
3 327 (19.35%) Front Office
4 89 (5.27%) Back Office
5 63 (3.73%) Retail
6 48 (2.84%) Financial Institution
7 38 (2.25%) Retail Banking
8 31 (1.83%) Legal
9 27 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.12%) Marketing
11 16 (0.95%) Games
12 13 (0.77%) Prime Brokerage
13 12 (0.71%) Private Banking
13 12 (0.71%) Publishing
14 11 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.47%) French Language
16 4 (0.24%) Law
17 3 (0.18%) Advertising
17 3 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.12%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 736 (43.55%) Developer
2 386 (22.84%) Analyst
3 249 (14.73%) Business Analyst
4 242 (14.32%) Java Developer
5 131 (7.75%) Senior Developer
6 114 (6.75%) Project Manager
7 107 (6.33%) Banking Analyst
8 95 (5.62%) C# Developer
9 92 (5.44%) Architect
10 80 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
11 78 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
12 72 (4.26%) Scala Developer
13 70 (4.14%) C++ Developer
14 65 (3.85%) Agile Developer
15 62 (3.67%) Python Developer
16 61 (3.61%) .NET Developer
17 53 (3.14%) Data Analyst
17 53 (3.14%) SQL Developer
18 51 (3.02%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
19 47 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (10.41%) HTML
2 141 (8.34%) AngularJS
3 135 (7.99%) .NET
4 128 (7.57%) HTML5
5 120 (7.10%) CSS
6 107 (6.33%) Spring
7 68 (4.02%) XML
8 67 (3.96%) React
9 62 (3.67%) CSS3
10 60 (3.55%) Node.js
11 55 (3.25%) Hibernate
12 54 (3.20%) WPF
13 50 (2.96%) Akka
14 45 (2.66%) REST
15 44 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
16 39 (2.31%) Kafka
16 39 (2.31%) Web Services
17 37 (2.19%) WCF
18 31 (1.83%) Middleware
19 30 (1.78%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 215 (12.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 179 (10.59%) Derivative
3 174 (10.30%) Equities
4 148 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
5 134 (7.93%) Fixed Income
6 67 (3.96%) User Experience
7 62 (3.67%) Fintech
8 58 (3.43%) Market Risk
9 56 (3.31%) Equity Derivative
10 50 (2.96%) Algorithms
10 50 (2.96%) Mathematics
11 47 (2.78%) Computer Science
12 46 (2.72%) Data Structures
13 43 (2.54%) Credit Risk
14 40 (2.37%) Reference Data
15 34 (2.01%) Economics
16 33 (1.95%) Data Centre
17 31 (1.83%) Virtual Team
18 29 (1.72%) Hedge funds
19 22 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 209 (12.37%) Linux
2 180 (10.65%) Unix
3 132 (7.81%) Windows
4 38 (2.25%) Solaris
5 37 (2.19%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (0.89%) Android
7 15 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.36%) AIX
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.18%) SUSE
13 1 (0.059%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.059%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.059%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.059%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.059%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (10.47%) TDD
3 149 (8.82%) Multithreading
4 139 (8.22%) Project Management
5 135 (7.99%) Scrum
5 135 (7.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 134 (7.93%) SDLC
7 129 (7.63%) Business Analysis
8 123 (7.28%) Migration
8 123 (7.28%) OO
9 108 (6.39%) Risk Management
10 106 (6.27%) Electronic Trading
11 94 (5.56%) Analytics
12 93 (5.50%) Investment Management
13 91 (5.38%) Low Latency
14 86 (5.09%) DevOps
15 78 (4.62%) Data Modelling
16 75 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
16 75 (4.44%) Data Analysis
17 70 (4.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (26.45%) Java
2 411 (24.32%) SQL
3 207 (12.25%) JavaScript
4 176 (10.41%) C#
5 160 (9.47%) Python
6 143 (8.46%) C++
7 118 (6.98%) Scala
8 53 (3.14%) Shell Script
9 48 (2.84%) Perl
10 42 (2.49%) VBA
11 39 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 35 (2.07%) T-SQL
13 28 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 27 (1.60%) ES6
15 25 (1.48%) C
16 20 (1.18%) TypeScript
17 19 (1.12%) Korn
18 17 (1.01%) Bash Shell
18 17 (1.01%) MATLAB
18 17 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (6.39%) Degree
2 38 (2.25%) PhD
3 16 (0.95%) PMP
4 13 (0.77%) ISEB
5 12 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.41%) CISA
7 7 (0.41%) CISSP
7 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.36%) CISM
8 6 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.30%) MBA
10 4 (0.24%) ACCA
10 4 (0.24%) CRISC
10 4 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.24%) MCSE
10 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (6.21%) MiFID
2 79 (4.67%) QA
3 30 (1.78%) EMIR
4 24 (1.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 22 (1.30%) FATCA
6 9 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.41%) Basel III
8 6 (0.36%) ISO20022
9 5 (0.30%) AIFMD
9 5 (0.30%) COBIT
10 4 (0.24%) SLA
11 3 (0.18%) SDET
12 2 (0.12%) Basel II
12 2 (0.12%) SEPA
12 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.059%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (2.37%) Docker
2 18 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.89%) HDFS
4 13 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.41%) NFS
6 6 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.24%) XenApp
8 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.18%) SRDF
8 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.059%) GPFS
10 1 (0.059%) KVM
10 1 (0.059%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (2.13%) Ansible
2 35 (2.07%) Puppet
3 28 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (0.41%) SCCM
6 7 (0.41%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 6 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (0.36%) Nagios
8 4 (0.24%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.24%) Control-M
8 4 (0.24%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.24%) Mesos
8 4 (0.24%) Salt
8 4 (0.24%) Terraform
9 3 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.18%) OPNET
9 3 (0.18%) TeamSite
9 3 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 182 (10.77%) Oracle
2 110 (6.51%) Microsoft
3 71 (4.20%) Sybase
4 45 (2.66%) Bloomberg
5 35 (2.07%) Reuters
6 27 (1.60%) Cisco
6 27 (1.60%) Murex
6 27 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 26 (1.54%) Google
8 24 (1.42%) VMware
9 23 (1.36%) IBM
10 22 (1.30%) Informatica
10 22 (1.30%) TIBCO
11 21 (1.24%) Splunk
12 20 (1.18%) Adobe
13 19 (1.12%) Fidessa
14 18 (1.07%) Citrix
15 17 (1.01%) HP
16 15 (0.89%) Tableau
17 14 (0.83%) MuleSoft
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