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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 241 253 251
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 29 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.14% 0.032%
As % of the General category 0.92% 0.41% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 1
Median daily rate £444 £525 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.47% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £424
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3146 3411 3291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.68% 34.37% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1740 1764 1737
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 87 125
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Surrey +1 16 £425 -29.16% 1
Kent -21 5 £450 -
Berkshire - 3 £600 -
East Sussex -6 2 £338 -30.76%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £650 - 1
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 51 (100.00%) Banking
2 34 (66.67%) Finance
3 17 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 16 (31.37%) Oracle
5 15 (29.41%) SQL
5 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (29.41%) Asset Management
6 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.49%) Unix
7 13 (25.49%) Linux
8 12 (23.53%) SAN
8 12 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (23.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 11 (21.57%) Solaris
10 10 (19.61%) .NET
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.65%) C#
11 9 (17.65%) Sun
11 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
12 8 (15.69%) Firewall
12 8 (15.69%) MVC
12 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
13 7 (13.73%) EMC
13 7 (13.73%) Windows
13 7 (13.73%) Migration
13 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (13.73%) Clustering
13 7 (13.73%) Veritas
13 7 (13.73%) Investment Management
14 6 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE

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 3 (5.88%) IIS
1 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) SAN
2 8 (15.69%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.80%) NAS
4 4 (7.84%) DHCP
5 3 (5.88%) Network Security
5 3 (5.88%) SSH
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.96%) BGP
7 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.96%) MPLS
7 1 (1.96%) OSPF
7 1 (1.96%) SNMP
7 1 (1.96%) SSL
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
7 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.88%) QlikView
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.92%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.96%) Essbase
7 1 (1.96%) Redis
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Bower
3 3 (5.88%) Grunt
3 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.88%) Moq
3 3 (5.88%) NUnit
3 3 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 3 (5.88%) Selenium
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 51 (100.00%) Banking
2 34 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Billing
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.96%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Analyst
1 19 (37.25%) Business Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Finance Business Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Financial Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.84%) WCF
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Thrift
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (5.88%) CSS
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) HTML5
4 3 (5.88%) jQuery
4 3 (5.88%) Silverlight
4 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.96%) COM
5 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.96%) LINQ
5 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.96%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Linux
1 13 (25.49%) Unix
2 11 (21.57%) Solaris
3 7 (13.73%) Windows
4 5 (9.80%) AIX
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 15 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 12 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) MVC
6 7 (13.73%) Investment Management
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.76%) Analytics
7 6 (11.76%) BPR
7 6 (11.76%) Change Management
7 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) DSDM
7 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.80%) Project Management
8 5 (9.80%) SSADM
9 4 (7.84%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) Perl
3 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) Bourne shell
6 3 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) Korn
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) Java
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ACCA
2 1 (1.96%) CCIE
2 1 (1.96%) CCNP
2 1 (1.96%) CIMA
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) CISSP
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) ISO 9000
2 3 (5.88%) FATCA
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (7.84%) Veritas File System
3 3 (5.88%) RHEV
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Legato
2 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.92%) Foglight
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (1.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 9 (17.65%) Sun
3 7 (13.73%) EMC
3 7 (13.73%) Veritas
4 6 (11.76%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) IBM
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.80%) Vermilion
6 4 (7.84%) Dell
6 4 (7.84%) NetApp
7 3 (5.88%) Brocade
7 3 (5.88%) Hyperion
7 3 (5.88%) Sybase
7 3 (5.88%) Tableau
7 3 (5.88%) VMware
8 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco
9 1 (1.96%) Informatica