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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 248 227 195
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -32
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 17 8 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.088% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.24% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 21
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£525 £494 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £431 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.25
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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
3389 3270 3026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.43% 36.14% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 1673 1379
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 132 177
Average hourly rate £22.68 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £12.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.81 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Surrey +15 13 £525 - 4
Kent -5 1 £400 -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 26 (100.00%) Banking
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 10 (38.46%) Data Architecture
4 10 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
5 9 (34.62%) XML
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (26.92%) Data Governance
8 6 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
8 6 (23.08%) Investment Management
8 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
10 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
10 4 (15.38%) XSD
10 4 (15.38%) OO
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
10 4 (15.38%) XML Schema
10 4 (15.38%) TDD
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) jQuery
10 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.54%) QlikView
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Big Data
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) NUnit
1 3 (11.54%) CruiseControl
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (11.54%) Moq
1 3 (11.54%) Hudson
1 3 (11.54%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.69%) ERwin
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Data Architect
3 4 (15.38%) DBA
3 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) XSD
3 4 (15.38%) XML Schema
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (11.54%) Ajax
4 3 (11.54%) XSLT
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) JDBC
5 1 (3.85%) JMS
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.85%) Rendezvous
5 1 (3.85%) JNDI
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.85%) AS400
4 1 (3.85%) Equities
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
1 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
1 10 (38.46%) Data Architecture
1 10 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Data Governance
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (23.08%) Investment Management
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) ETL
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
7 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) VC++
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
2 3 (11.54%) Informatica
3 2 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Charles River
4 1 (3.85%) Rogue Wave
4 1 (3.85%) Vermilion
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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