The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 58 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.07% 0.41% 0.51%
As % of the General category 2.73% 1.41% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
183 71 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.02% 29.34% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 40 54
Average daily rate £413 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £170.00 £37.62 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+351.88% +121.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Banking across the Kent region.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 3 £450 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Investment Banking
South East

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Fund Management
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) XAML
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (60.00%) WCF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Fund Management
1 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) XAML
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle