The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 238 243 257
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.76% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 8
Median daily rate £413 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.25 -
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2495 3173 3336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.67% 33.34% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1701 1821
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 97 117
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £400 -
Hampshire +25 1 £400 -
Surrey -2 1 £450 -18.18%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) Unix
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) NAS
7 4 (18.18%) Solaris
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Java
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Puppet
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) Maven
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) JMS
8 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
9 2 (9.09%) REST

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) JMS
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Akka
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.55%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) AAT
1 1 (4.55%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Sun
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Brocade
4 1 (4.55%) Charles River
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Isilon
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) SAP