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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 146 133 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.98% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate £400 £350 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Investment Banking
England

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
1221 1174 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.22% 35.89% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 665 472
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 55 49
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £25.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.25 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.47 £42.10 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Manchester - 8 £400 - 2
Merseyside -1 2 £150 -42.85%
Cheshire -10 2 - -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (38.24%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (38.24%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (38.24%) GIS
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 13 (38.24%) Information Security
4 12 (35.29%) Management Information System
4 12 (35.29%) Incident Management
5 8 (23.53%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) Unix
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) IBM
7 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
7 5 (14.71%) EMV
7 5 (14.71%) BASE24
7 5 (14.71%) ATM
7 5 (14.71%) J2EE
7 5 (14.71%) COBOL
7 5 (14.71%) Tandem
7 5 (14.71%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.88%) DevOps
10 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.88%) Change Management
10 2 (5.88%) Firewall
10 2 (5.88%) VMware

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.94%) Node.js
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) BASE24
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (14.71%) ATM
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.94%) OLAP
2 1 (2.94%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.94%) SAS EBI
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Hudson
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Security Specialist
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Support
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Systems Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache CXF
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Java EE
3 1 (2.94%) JMS
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) EMV
2 5 (14.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) Tandem
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (38.24%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (35.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Data Enrichment
7 1 (2.94%) Internal Audit
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) COBOL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Groovy
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) FATCA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) Sun
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