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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 152 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 859 1461 1540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.72% 2.81% 2.93%
As % of the General category 4.82% 7.13% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 1100 1141
Median daily rate £550 £550 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £70.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +245.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.57%
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
17816 20477 20380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 35.72% 39.38% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12021 13281 12658
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £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 460 583 502
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.39 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +17.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -37 836 £575 +4.54% 83
South East 0 11 £425 -10.52% 3
North West +10 8 £375 -21.05% 3
South West +5 3 £400 - 4
East Midlands - 1 - -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1668 (100.00%) Banking
2 839 (50.30%) Finance
3 488 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
4 396 (23.74%) Java
5 393 (23.56%) SQL
6 325 (19.48%) Front Office
7 201 (12.05%) Oracle
8 200 (11.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 191 (11.45%) C#
10 186 (11.15%) Unix
11 173 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 164 (9.83%) Project Management
13 161 (9.65%) Linux
14 160 (9.59%) Derivative
15 156 (9.35%) JavaScript
16 155 (9.29%) .NET
17 154 (9.23%) Business Analysis
17 154 (9.23%) TDD
18 150 (8.99%) Fixed Income
19 148 (8.87%) Equities
19 148 (8.87%) HTML
20 145 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
21 128 (7.67%) SDLC
22 124 (7.43%) SQL Server
23 115 (6.89%) Windows
23 115 (6.89%) HTML5
24 112 (6.71%) Python
24 112 (6.71%) MS Excel
25 105 (6.29%) Microsoft
26 104 (6.24%) AngularJS

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 62 (3.72%) Apache Spark
2 33 (1.98%) WebSphere
3 29 (1.74%) Apache
4 26 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.44%) SAS
6 23 (1.38%) Confluence
7 19 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
8 13 (0.78%) IIS
8 13 (0.78%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.48%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.36%) JBoss
11 6 (0.36%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.30%) Jetty
13 4 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.18%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 112 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.00%) MS Office
3 43 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.32%) MS Project
6 10 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (0.42%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.24%) Summit
4 3 (0.18%) Eikon
5 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.12%) RMDS
5 2 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.12%) SunGard Stream Ubix
6 1 (0.060%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.060%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.060%) Exstream
6 1 (0.060%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.060%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.060%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.060%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.14%) PaaS
2 15 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.54%) SaaS
5 8 (0.48%) GitHub
6 7 (0.42%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (0.30%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.12%) Apcera
8 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.060%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.060%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.060%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.56%) SAN
2 24 (1.44%) Firewall
3 19 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.90%) NAS
5 11 (0.66%) DNS
5 11 (0.66%) LAN
5 11 (0.66%) Multicast
6 9 (0.54%) VPN
7 8 (0.48%) DHCP
8 7 (0.42%) Internet
8 7 (0.42%) MPLS
8 7 (0.42%) WAN
9 6 (0.36%) LDAP
9 6 (0.36%) Wireless
10 5 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.30%) HTTP
10 5 (0.30%) Network Security
10 5 (0.30%) PBX
11 4 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.24%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.68%) Big Data
3 76 (4.56%) Hadoop
4 66 (3.96%) Oracle Database
5 59 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (1.80%) KDB
10 28 (1.68%) NoSQL
11 24 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 24 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (1.32%) QlikView
12 22 (1.32%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (1.26%) Data Mining
14 18 (1.08%) Apache Hive
15 17 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (0.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 77 (4.62%) JIRA
2 49 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 47 (2.82%) Subversion
4 46 (2.76%) Maven
5 40 (2.40%) Jenkins
6 37 (2.22%) Selenium
7 35 (2.10%) TeamCity
8 26 (1.56%) JUnit
9 18 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (0.90%) NUnit
10 15 (0.90%) Visual Studio
11 13 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.78%) Grunt
12 12 (0.72%) HP UFT
13 11 (0.66%) Ant
14 10 (0.60%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.54%) SonarQube
16 8 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (0.48%) Toad
17 7 (0.42%) LoadRunner
General
1 1668 (100.00%) Banking
2 839 (50.30%) Finance
3 325 (19.48%) Front Office
4 92 (5.52%) Back Office
5 72 (4.32%) Retail
6 59 (3.54%) Financial Institution
7 38 (2.28%) Retail Banking
8 29 (1.74%) Legal
9 16 (0.96%) Marketing
10 12 (0.72%) Private Banking
11 9 (0.54%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.48%) French Language
13 7 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.30%) Billing
14 5 (0.30%) Publishing
15 4 (0.24%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.24%) International Banking
15 4 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
16 3 (0.18%) Advertising
16 3 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 592 (35.49%) Developer
2 426 (25.54%) Analyst
3 276 (16.55%) Business Analyst
4 191 (11.45%) Java Developer
5 152 (9.11%) Project Manager
6 148 (8.87%) Banking Analyst
7 120 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 107 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 93 (5.58%) Architect
10 57 (3.42%) .NET Developer
11 56 (3.36%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 53 (3.18%) SQL Developer
13 51 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
14 48 (2.88%) Scala Developer
15 46 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
16 45 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
17 44 (2.64%) Investment Banking Java Developer
18 42 (2.52%) IT Analyst
19 41 (2.46%) Banking Business Analyst
20 40 (2.40%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (9.29%) .NET
2 148 (8.87%) HTML
3 115 (6.89%) HTML5
4 104 (6.24%) AngularJS
5 97 (5.82%) Spring
6 90 (5.40%) CSS
7 75 (4.50%) XML
8 58 (3.48%) CSS3
9 53 (3.18%) WPF
10 42 (2.52%) Web Services
11 39 (2.34%) Hibernate
12 37 (2.22%) Middleware
13 36 (2.16%) WCF
14 34 (2.04%) ASP.NET
14 34 (2.04%) REST
15 32 (1.92%) JMS
16 30 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
17 29 (1.74%) React
18 27 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (1.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 200 (11.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 160 (9.59%) Derivative
3 150 (8.99%) Fixed Income
4 148 (8.87%) Equities
5 145 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
6 72 (4.32%) User Experience
7 67 (4.02%) Market Risk
8 59 (3.54%) Credit Risk
9 51 (3.06%) Computer Science
10 49 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
11 44 (2.64%) Reference Data
12 41 (2.46%) Fintech
13 40 (2.40%) Virtual Team
14 34 (2.04%) Hedge funds
15 29 (1.74%) Data Structures
16 28 (1.68%) Data Centre
16 28 (1.68%) Management Information System
16 28 (1.68%) Mathematics
17 21 (1.26%) Algorithms
18 19 (1.14%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 186 (11.15%) Unix
2 161 (9.65%) Linux
3 115 (6.89%) Windows
4 30 (1.80%) Solaris
5 28 (1.68%) Windows Server
6 16 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.78%) Android
9 12 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.42%) AIX
10 7 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.30%) SUSE
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.12%) Mesosphere
14 2 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.12%) zOS
15 1 (0.060%) VMS
15 1 (0.060%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 164 (9.83%) Project Management
4 154 (9.23%) Business Analysis
4 154 (9.23%) TDD
5 128 (7.67%) SDLC
6 102 (6.12%) Scrum
7 90 (5.40%) Data Analysis
7 90 (5.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 87 (5.22%) Multithreading
8 87 (5.22%) Risk Management
9 84 (5.04%) Data Modelling
10 79 (4.74%) Migration
10 79 (4.74%) OO
11 74 (4.44%) Low Latency
12 73 (4.38%) Analytics
13 70 (4.20%) Data Management
14 69 (4.14%) Change Management
15 68 (4.08%) DevOps
16 67 (4.02%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 396 (23.74%) Java
2 393 (23.56%) SQL
3 191 (11.45%) C#
4 156 (9.35%) JavaScript
5 112 (6.71%) Python
6 84 (5.04%) C++
7 74 (4.44%) Scala
8 45 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 45 (2.70%) VBA
9 41 (2.46%) Perl
9 41 (2.46%) PL/SQL
10 35 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 23 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 20 (1.20%) VB
13 17 (1.02%) R
14 16 (0.96%) C
15 15 (0.90%) Clojure
16 13 (0.78%) Ruby
17 12 (0.72%) ES6
18 10 (0.60%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 101 (6.06%) Degree
2 16 (0.96%) ISEB
3 14 (0.84%) PMP
4 12 (0.72%) PMI Certification
5 11 (0.66%) PhD
6 10 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.36%) ACCA
10 6 (0.36%) CCNP
10 6 (0.36%) CISA
11 5 (0.30%) CISSP
11 5 (0.30%) MBA
11 5 (0.30%) SAS Certification
12 4 (0.24%) CFA
12 4 (0.24%) CISM
12 4 (0.24%) MCSE
12 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.28%) MiFID
2 75 (4.50%) QA
3 35 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 30 (1.80%) EMIR
5 26 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.54%) Basel III
8 8 (0.48%) FATCA
9 6 (0.36%) CRD IV
9 6 (0.36%) SEPA
10 5 (0.30%) Basel II
10 5 (0.30%) COREP
10 5 (0.30%) SAS 70
10 5 (0.30%) SLA
11 3 (0.18%) SDET
12 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.060%) COBIT
13 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.060%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 26 (1.56%) Docker
2 16 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.60%) HDFS
4 10 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (0.42%) Platform Symphony
6 6 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.18%) KVM
8 3 (0.18%) NFS
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.18%) Xen
9 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.12%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.060%) RACF
10 1 (0.060%) SRDF
10 1 (0.060%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (2.76%) Puppet
2 39 (2.34%) Ansible
3 30 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (0.48%) Control-M
7 6 (0.36%) Nagios
7 6 (0.36%) Salt
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.24%) OPNET
9 4 (0.24%) yum
10 3 (0.18%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.18%) Mesos
10 3 (0.18%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.12%) SCCM
11 2 (0.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 201 (12.05%) Oracle
2 105 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 50 (3.00%) Sybase
4 48 (2.88%) Murex
5 36 (2.16%) Bloomberg
5 36 (2.16%) IBM
6 26 (1.56%) HP
7 25 (1.50%) VMware
8 24 (1.44%) Reuters
9 21 (1.26%) Cisco
9 21 (1.26%) Fidessa
9 21 (1.26%) Tableau
10 20 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.96%) GoldenSource
12 15 (0.90%) Splunk
12 15 (0.90%) TIBCO
13 13 (0.78%) Adobe
14 12 (0.72%) Charles River
14 12 (0.72%) ION Trading
15 11 (0.66%) Google
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Hays Finance Technology
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Orgtel
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TEKsystems
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