The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
England / North West
Rank 123 147 131
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 11 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the General category 1.43% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Median daily rate £525 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
768 1262 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.29% 32.16% 34.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 802 644
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 51 47
Median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the North West region.

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Cheshire - 7 £438 -
Manchester +11 3 £525 +31.25% 1
Merseyside -3 1 £550 +76.00%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 18 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) WSUS
4 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) Cash Management
4 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 3 (16.67%) SCCM
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Front Office
5 2 (11.11%) Back Office
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (11.11%) International Banking
5 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) Equities
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) LESS

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
General
1 18 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) International Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Middle Office Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) LESS
1 1 (5.56%) React
1 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Cash Management
2 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.56%) BPR
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
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