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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 124 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 929 1451 1515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.03% 2.88% 2.94%
As % of the General category 5.57% 7.45% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 1085 1162
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £475 £430
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +10.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £100.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.25 -
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
16668 19482 19840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.35% 38.68% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11158 12612 13003
Median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 510 486
Median hourly rate £22.84 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.17% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -27 903 £575 +2.22% 87
North West -11 10 £550 +15.78% 1
South East 0 8 £413 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire +26 4 £425 +11.84%
West Midlands -16 2 £425 -13.35%
South West +2 1 £550 +29.41% 3
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1748 (100.00%) Banking
2 909 (52.00%) Finance
3 553 (31.64%) Agile Software Development
4 439 (25.11%) Java
5 415 (23.74%) SQL
6 303 (17.33%) Front Office
7 199 (11.38%) JavaScript
8 195 (11.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 188 (10.76%) Linux
10 186 (10.64%) C#
10 186 (10.64%) HTML
11 184 (10.53%) TDD
12 179 (10.24%) Unix
13 178 (10.18%) Derivative
14 175 (10.01%) Equities
15 169 (9.67%) Oracle
16 157 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
17 155 (8.87%) Project Management
18 153 (8.75%) AngularJS
19 147 (8.41%) Python
20 142 (8.12%) SDLC
21 141 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
22 139 (7.95%) Business Analysis
23 138 (7.89%) .NET
23 138 (7.89%) HTML5
24 136 (7.78%) Fixed Income
25 130 (7.44%) C++
26 128 (7.32%) Windows
26 128 (7.32%) Scrum
26 128 (7.32%) Big Data

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
1 101 (5.78%) Apache Spark
2 43 (2.46%) Apache
3 35 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 23 (1.32%) Confluence
5 17 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 16 (0.92%) IIS
7 14 (0.80%) SAS
8 12 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
9 10 (0.57%) Apache Pig
9 10 (0.57%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.46%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.34%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.29%) FileNet
14 5 (0.29%) JBoss
14 5 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 115 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 60 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 51 (2.92%) MS Office
4 35 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.77%) MS Project
6 15 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 14 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.46%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.34%) Summit
2 5 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.17%) Endur
4 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.11%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.057%) Algo Collateral
6 1 (0.057%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.057%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.057%) Orchestrade
6 1 (0.057%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.057%) SAP Bank Analyzer
6 1 (0.057%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.057%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.03%) GitHub
3 15 (0.86%) PaaS
4 9 (0.51%) SaaS
5 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.34%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.17%) IaaS
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.057%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.43%) SAN
2 24 (1.37%) Firewall
3 22 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.69%) DNS
5 10 (0.57%) NAS
6 9 (0.51%) LDAP
7 8 (0.46%) HTTP
7 8 (0.46%) Internet
8 7 (0.40%) BGP
8 7 (0.40%) Multicast
9 6 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.34%) DHCP
9 6 (0.34%) VPN
10 5 (0.29%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.29%) LAN
10 5 (0.29%) MPLS
10 5 (0.29%) Network Security
10 5 (0.29%) WAN
11 4 (0.23%) OSPF
11 4 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (7.32%) Big Data
2 116 (6.64%) SQL Server
3 115 (6.58%) Hadoop
4 68 (3.89%) Relational Database
5 60 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 53 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 33 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (1.83%) KDB
10 29 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (1.43%) HBase
11 25 (1.43%) MongoDB
12 24 (1.37%) Apache Hive
12 24 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 19 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (0.97%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.92%) QlikView
17 13 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 73 (4.18%) JIRA
2 44 (2.52%) Maven
3 43 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 40 (2.29%) Subversion
5 38 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 30 (1.72%) Selenium
7 23 (1.32%) JUnit
8 18 (1.03%) NUnit
8 18 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 17 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (0.74%) Ant
10 13 (0.74%) Gradle
10 13 (0.74%) Visual Studio
11 12 (0.69%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.69%) HP UFT
11 12 (0.69%) webpack
12 11 (0.63%) Grunt
13 10 (0.57%) Mockito
14 9 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 1748 (100.00%) Banking
2 909 (52.00%) Finance
3 303 (17.33%) Front Office
4 90 (5.15%) Back Office
5 68 (3.89%) Retail
6 59 (3.38%) Financial Institution
7 38 (2.17%) Retail Banking
8 33 (1.89%) Legal
9 28 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 22 (1.26%) Marketing
11 15 (0.86%) Games
12 13 (0.74%) Publishing
13 12 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
14 10 (0.57%) Private Banking
15 8 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
16 5 (0.29%) French Language
17 4 (0.23%) Advertising
17 4 (0.23%) Law
18 3 (0.17%) International Banking
19 2 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 717 (41.02%) Developer
2 401 (22.94%) Analyst
3 259 (14.82%) Business Analyst
4 227 (12.99%) Java Developer
5 137 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 130 (7.44%) Senior Developer
7 122 (6.98%) Banking Analyst
8 93 (5.32%) C# Developer
9 90 (5.15%) Architect
10 80 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 75 (4.29%) Scala Developer
12 73 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
13 58 (3.32%) .NET Developer
13 58 (3.32%) Python Developer
14 56 (3.20%) Agile Developer
14 56 (3.20%) C++ Developer
15 52 (2.97%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
16 48 (2.75%) HTML Developer
16 48 (2.75%) SQL Developer
17 45 (2.57%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (10.64%) HTML
2 153 (8.75%) AngularJS
3 138 (7.89%) .NET
3 138 (7.89%) HTML5
4 123 (7.04%) CSS
5 95 (5.43%) Spring
6 69 (3.95%) CSS3
7 62 (3.55%) React
8 59 (3.38%) XML
9 53 (3.03%) WPF
10 51 (2.92%) Node.js
11 46 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
12 45 (2.57%) Akka
12 45 (2.57%) Hibernate
13 42 (2.40%) REST
14 39 (2.23%) Web Services
15 31 (1.77%) Kafka
16 30 (1.72%) J2SE
16 30 (1.72%) WCF
17 29 (1.66%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 195 (11.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 178 (10.18%) Derivative
3 175 (10.01%) Equities
4 157 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
5 136 (7.78%) Fixed Income
6 74 (4.23%) User Experience
7 66 (3.78%) Market Risk
8 58 (3.32%) Equity Derivative
9 56 (3.20%) Fintech
10 54 (3.09%) Computer Science
11 52 (2.97%) Credit Risk
12 49 (2.80%) Reference Data
13 43 (2.46%) Mathematics
14 42 (2.40%) Virtual Team
15 39 (2.23%) Algorithms
16 38 (2.17%) Hedge funds
17 36 (2.06%) Economics
18 35 (2.00%) Data Structures
19 31 (1.77%) Data Centre
20 24 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 188 (10.76%) Linux
2 179 (10.24%) Unix
3 128 (7.32%) Windows
4 39 (2.23%) Solaris
5 37 (2.12%) Windows Server
6 19 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 18 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.74%) Android
10 6 (0.34%) AIX
10 6 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.11%) SUSE
13 2 (0.11%) zOS
14 1 (0.057%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.057%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.057%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (31.64%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (10.53%) TDD
3 155 (8.87%) Project Management
4 142 (8.12%) SDLC
5 141 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 139 (7.95%) Business Analysis
7 128 (7.32%) Scrum
8 124 (7.09%) Multithreading
9 109 (6.24%) Migration
10 107 (6.12%) OO
10 107 (6.12%) Risk Management
11 93 (5.32%) Analytics
12 91 (5.21%) DevOps
13 86 (4.92%) Data Modelling
14 85 (4.86%) Data Analysis
15 83 (4.75%) Investment Management
16 79 (4.52%) Electronic Trading
17 78 (4.46%) Low Latency
18 74 (4.23%) Data Management
19 73 (4.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 439 (25.11%) Java
2 415 (23.74%) SQL
3 199 (11.38%) JavaScript
4 186 (10.64%) C#
5 147 (8.41%) Python
6 130 (7.44%) C++
7 117 (6.69%) Scala
8 45 (2.57%) Shell Script
9 44 (2.52%) Perl
9 44 (2.52%) VBA
10 39 (2.23%) PL/SQL
11 34 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 25 (1.43%) C
12 25 (1.43%) ES6
13 21 (1.20%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.03%) TypeScript
15 17 (0.97%) MATLAB
15 17 (0.97%) VB
16 16 (0.92%) Haskell
16 16 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 112 (6.41%) Degree
2 24 (1.37%) PhD
3 17 (0.97%) PMP
4 14 (0.80%) ISEB
5 12 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.34%) CISA
8 6 (0.34%) CISM
8 6 (0.34%) CISSP
9 5 (0.29%) ACCA
9 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.29%) MBA
10 4 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.23%) CRISC
10 4 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.23%) MCSE
11 3 (0.17%) CFA
11 3 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.26%) MiFID
2 81 (4.63%) QA
3 25 (1.43%) EMIR
4 23 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 23 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 18 (1.03%) FATCA
6 12 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.40%) Basel III
8 6 (0.34%) SLA
9 5 (0.29%) AIFMD
9 5 (0.29%) COBIT
10 4 (0.23%) SAS 70
11 3 (0.17%) Basel II
11 3 (0.17%) SDET
11 3 (0.17%) SEPA
12 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.057%) WAI
System Software
1 39 (2.23%) Docker
2 17 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.80%) HDFS
3 14 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (0.40%) NFS
6 6 (0.34%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.29%) Platform Symphony
7 5 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.17%) SRDF
9 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.11%) vSphere
10 2 (0.11%) XenApp
11 1 (0.057%) GPFS
11 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.057%) KVM
11 1 (0.057%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (2.46%) Puppet
2 37 (2.12%) Ansible
3 31 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (0.46%) Nagios
6 8 (0.46%) Salt
6 8 (0.46%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 6 (0.34%) Control-M
7 6 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.29%) SCCM
9 4 (0.23%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.17%) Mesos
10 3 (0.17%) OPNET
10 3 (0.17%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.17%) Terraform
10 3 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (9.67%) Oracle
2 120 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.00%) Sybase
4 46 (2.63%) Bloomberg
5 34 (1.95%) Murex
5 34 (1.95%) Reuters
6 30 (1.72%) IBM
7 28 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 27 (1.54%) VMware
9 26 (1.49%) Cisco
10 22 (1.26%) Fidessa
10 22 (1.26%) Google
11 21 (1.20%) Citrix
12 20 (1.14%) HP
13 19 (1.09%) Adobe
13 19 (1.09%) Splunk
14 16 (0.92%) Tableau
15 15 (0.86%) GoldenSource
15 15 (0.86%) Sun
16 14 (0.80%) Cognos
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