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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 162 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -10
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 819 1406 1506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.63% 2.70% 2.99%
As % of the General category 4.50% 6.82% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 1056 1106
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £402
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £15.85 £40.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.37% +97.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £33.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £88.00 £98.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
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
18207 20625 19409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.28% 39.55% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12254 13474 12251
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 576 494
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.83 £41.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -43 791 £550 - 105
South East -1 16 £550 +15.78% 1
North West +17 8 £450 -5.26%
South West +2 3 £475 +18.75% 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 1688 (100.00%) Banking
2 857 (50.77%) Finance
3 461 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
4 396 (23.46%) SQL
5 386 (22.87%) Java
6 337 (19.96%) Front Office
7 210 (12.44%) Oracle
8 204 (12.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 200 (11.85%) C#
10 196 (11.61%) Unix
11 178 (10.55%) Project Management
12 177 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 167 (9.89%) Business Analysis
13 167 (9.89%) Derivative
14 163 (9.66%) JavaScript
15 158 (9.36%) .NET
16 157 (9.30%) TDD
17 156 (9.24%) Linux
18 152 (9.00%) Equities
19 148 (8.77%) Fixed Income
20 147 (8.71%) HTML
21 143 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
22 136 (8.06%) SQL Server
23 129 (7.64%) SDLC
24 117 (6.93%) HTML5
25 116 (6.87%) AngularJS
25 116 (6.87%) Windows
26 108 (6.40%) Risk Management
26 108 (6.40%) Degree
27 106 (6.28%) MS Excel

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 48 (2.84%) Apache Spark
2 33 (1.95%) WebSphere
3 28 (1.66%) SAS
4 27 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
6 21 (1.24%) Apache
6 21 (1.24%) Confluence
7 13 (0.77%) IIS
7 13 (0.77%) Jetty
7 13 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.47%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.36%) JBoss
11 6 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 106 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.78%) MS Office
2 47 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (1.36%) MS Project
4 21 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (0.47%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.30%) Summit
3 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.18%) Eikon
4 3 (0.18%) Hi Portfolio
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 (0.059%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.059%) Exstream
6 1 (0.059%) Oracle AML
6 1 (0.059%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.059%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.059%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.13%) PaaS
2 11 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.47%) SaaS
4 6 (0.36%) GitHub
4 6 (0.36%) IaaS
4 6 (0.36%) OpenShift
5 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.12%) Apcera
7 1 (0.059%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.059%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.059%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.059%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.95%) SAN
2 21 (1.24%) Firewall
3 18 (1.07%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.01%) NAS
5 11 (0.65%) LAN
6 9 (0.53%) DNS
6 9 (0.53%) Multicast
7 8 (0.47%) DHCP
7 8 (0.47%) PBX
7 8 (0.47%) VPN
8 7 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (0.41%) WAN
9 6 (0.36%) Internet
9 6 (0.36%) MPLS
9 6 (0.36%) Wireless
10 5 (0.30%) HTTP
10 5 (0.30%) LDAP
10 5 (0.30%) Network Security
11 4 (0.24%) FTP
11 4 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.09%) Oracle Database
3 67 (3.97%) Big Data
4 63 (3.73%) Hadoop
5 61 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 52 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (1.72%) KDB
10 27 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (1.36%) QlikView
12 22 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 22 (1.30%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.01%) Data Mining
16 16 (0.95%) Apache Hive
16 16 (0.95%) Data Mart
16 16 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 69 (4.09%) JIRA
2 55 (3.26%) Maven
3 51 (3.02%) Subversion
4 49 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 38 (2.25%) TeamCity
6 37 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 32 (1.90%) Selenium
8 23 (1.36%) JUnit
9 16 (0.95%) Grunt
9 16 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (0.89%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 13 (0.77%) Ant
12 13 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.71%) NUnit
14 9 (0.53%) SonarQube
15 8 (0.47%) gulp
15 8 (0.47%) HP UFT
16 7 (0.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 1688 (100.00%) Banking
2 857 (50.77%) Finance
3 337 (19.96%) Front Office
4 95 (5.63%) Back Office
5 67 (3.97%) Retail
6 62 (3.67%) Financial Institution
7 35 (2.07%) Legal
7 35 (2.07%) Retail Banking
8 14 (0.83%) Marketing
9 8 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 8 (0.47%) Private Banking
10 6 (0.36%) Billing
10 6 (0.36%) French Language
11 5 (0.30%) International Banking
11 5 (0.30%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.24%) Advertising
12 4 (0.24%) Publishing
12 4 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
13 3 (0.18%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 583 (34.54%) Developer
2 439 (26.01%) Analyst
3 289 (17.12%) Business Analyst
4 187 (11.08%) Java Developer
5 167 (9.89%) Project Manager
6 160 (9.48%) Banking Analyst
7 124 (7.35%) C# Developer
8 115 (6.81%) Senior Developer
9 87 (5.15%) Architect
10 65 (3.85%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 58 (3.44%) SQL Developer
12 56 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 51 (3.02%) .NET Developer
14 48 (2.84%) Banking Business Analyst
14 48 (2.84%) Consultant
15 46 (2.73%) Investment Banking Java Developer
16 45 (2.67%) Risk Analyst
17 44 (2.61%) C# .NET Developer
17 44 (2.61%) Senior Java Developer
18 39 (2.31%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (9.36%) .NET
2 147 (8.71%) HTML
3 117 (6.93%) HTML5
4 116 (6.87%) AngularJS
5 103 (6.10%) Spring
6 93 (5.51%) CSS
7 79 (4.68%) XML
8 64 (3.79%) CSS3
9 58 (3.44%) WPF
10 41 (2.43%) Hibernate
10 41 (2.43%) Web Services
11 40 (2.37%) WCF
12 39 (2.31%) REST
13 38 (2.25%) ASP.NET
14 36 (2.13%) Middleware
15 33 (1.95%) JMS
16 30 (1.78%) XSLT
17 28 (1.66%) React
18 27 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 204 (12.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 167 (9.89%) Derivative
3 152 (9.00%) Equities
4 148 (8.77%) Fixed Income
5 143 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
6 80 (4.74%) Market Risk
7 68 (4.03%) User Experience
8 64 (3.79%) Credit Risk
9 50 (2.96%) Computer Science
10 49 (2.90%) Equity Derivative
11 46 (2.73%) Reference Data
12 41 (2.43%) Virtual Team
13 34 (2.01%) Hedge funds
14 32 (1.90%) Data Centre
15 30 (1.78%) Management Information System
16 28 (1.66%) Fintech
17 26 (1.54%) Data Structures
18 25 (1.48%) Mathematics
19 18 (1.07%) Algorithms
20 17 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 196 (11.61%) Unix
2 156 (9.24%) Linux
3 116 (6.87%) Windows
4 38 (2.25%) Solaris
5 27 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.65%) AIX
10 5 (0.30%) Android
10 5 (0.30%) SUSE
10 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.30%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.12%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.12%) zOS
13 1 (0.059%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (10.55%) Project Management
3 177 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 167 (9.89%) Business Analysis
5 157 (9.30%) TDD
6 129 (7.64%) SDLC
7 108 (6.40%) Risk Management
8 102 (6.04%) Multithreading
9 97 (5.75%) Scrum
10 95 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 87 (5.15%) Data Analysis
12 85 (5.04%) Migration
13 80 (4.74%) Data Modelling
14 73 (4.32%) Low Latency
15 72 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (4.09%) Asset Management
16 69 (4.09%) Change Management
16 69 (4.09%) OO
17 66 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
18 65 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 396 (23.46%) SQL
2 386 (22.87%) Java
3 200 (11.85%) C#
4 163 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 103 (6.10%) Python
6 77 (4.56%) C++
7 60 (3.55%) Scala
8 50 (2.96%) VBA
9 47 (2.78%) Perl
10 43 (2.55%) Shell Script
11 42 (2.49%) PL/SQL
12 34 (2.01%) T-SQL
13 29 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.07%) VB
15 16 (0.95%) C
16 15 (0.89%) Ruby
17 14 (0.83%) R
18 12 (0.71%) Bash Shell
19 11 (0.65%) Haskell
20 10 (0.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 108 (6.40%) Degree
2 14 (0.83%) PMP
3 12 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.53%) ISEB
4 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.47%) CISA
5 8 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.41%) CCNP
6 7 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.41%) CISSP
6 7 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.41%) PhD
7 6 (0.36%) ACCA
7 6 (0.36%) CISM
7 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.30%) SAS Certification
9 4 (0.24%) CFA
9 4 (0.24%) MBA
9 4 (0.24%) MCSE
10 3 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.44%) MiFID
2 59 (3.50%) QA
3 34 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 30 (1.78%) EMIR
5 25 (1.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.53%) Basel III
7 9 (0.53%) FATCA
7 9 (0.53%) SLA
8 6 (0.36%) CRD IV
8 6 (0.36%) SEPA
9 5 (0.30%) Basel II
9 5 (0.30%) COREP
9 5 (0.30%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.18%) AIFMD
11 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.059%) COBIT
12 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.059%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.059%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (1.18%) Docker
2 17 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (0.47%) HDFS
7 6 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
8 5 (0.30%) Veritas File System
9 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.18%) KVM
9 3 (0.18%) NFS
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.18%) Xen
10 2 (0.12%) vSphere
11 1 (0.059%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.059%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.059%) SRDF
11 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (2.37%) Puppet
2 34 (2.01%) Ansible
3 25 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
6 11 (0.65%) Control-M
7 6 (0.36%) Legato
7 6 (0.36%) Nagios
7 6 (0.36%) Salt
8 5 (0.30%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.24%) OPNET
9 4 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.24%) yum
10 3 (0.18%) Mesos
10 3 (0.18%) SCCM
10 3 (0.18%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 2 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 210 (12.44%) Oracle
2 100 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 52 (3.08%) Murex
4 47 (2.78%) Sybase
5 39 (2.31%) IBM
6 35 (2.07%) Bloomberg
7 29 (1.72%) HP
8 25 (1.48%) Red Hat
8 25 (1.48%) Reuters
8 25 (1.48%) VMware
9 21 (1.24%) Cisco
10 20 (1.18%) Tableau
11 18 (1.07%) TIBCO
12 17 (1.01%) Fidessa
13 16 (0.95%) Adobe
14 15 (0.89%) GoldenSource
14 15 (0.89%) Sun
15 14 (0.83%) Cognos
15 14 (0.83%) Informatica
15 14 (0.83%) Veritas
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