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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 242 249 243
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 19 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.29% 0.098%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.80% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
Median daily rate £538 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £407
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
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
2838 3504 3157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.24% 35.83% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1617 2042 1707
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 114 89
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £11.50 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +6 13 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +18 2 - - 2
Berkshire +8 2 £525 +40.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £575 -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 46 (100.00%) Banking
2 36 (78.26%) Finance
3 17 (36.96%) Linux
4 16 (34.78%) SAN
5 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 15 (32.61%) Asset Management
6 14 (30.43%) Unix
7 13 (28.26%) Solaris
8 12 (26.09%) Oracle
9 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
11 8 (17.39%) Migration
11 8 (17.39%) Clustering
11 8 (17.39%) Project Management
11 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (17.39%) NAS
12 7 (15.22%) Investment Management
12 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
12 7 (15.22%) Veritas
12 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (15.22%) Sun
13 6 (13.04%) EMC
13 6 (13.04%) Legato
13 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
13 6 (13.04%) IBM
13 6 (13.04%) HP
13 6 (13.04%) Java
13 6 (13.04%) Perl
13 6 (13.04%) SDLC

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 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.17%) SAS
1 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) SAN
2 8 (17.39%) NAS
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.70%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) QlikView
3 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Maven
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 46 (100.00%) Banking
2 36 (78.26%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.52%) Back Office
5 3 (6.52%) Front Office
5 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Administrator
3 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) DBA
6 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# WCF Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Solaris Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) UAT Lead
7 3 (6.52%) UAT Test Lead
7 3 (6.52%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) JMS
2 4 (8.70%) REST
2 4 (8.70%) Spring
3 3 (6.52%) WCF
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.17%) FpML
5 1 (2.17%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (2.17%) LINQ
5 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Unix
3 13 (28.26%) Solaris
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.87%) AIX
6 3 (6.52%) Windows
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Asset Management
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
3 8 (17.39%) Project Management
3 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.22%) Investment Management
5 6 (13.04%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) Analytics
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.70%) Server Patching
8 3 (6.52%) Change Management
8 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) Perl
2 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.70%) Bourne shell
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Korn
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) CCIE
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) FATCA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (10.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (8.70%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) NFS
3 1 (2.17%) RHEV
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Legato
2 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.70%) Puppet
4 2 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Foglight
4 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.22%) Sun
3 7 (15.22%) Veritas
4 6 (13.04%) EMC
4 6 (13.04%) HP
4 6 (13.04%) IBM
5 5 (10.87%) Sybase
6 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) Charles River
7 3 (6.52%) Tableau
8 2 (4.35%) Brocade
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco
8 2 (4.35%) Hyperion
8 2 (4.35%) Informatica
8 2 (4.35%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) SunGard
9 1 (2.17%) Cognos
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft