The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 130 135 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the General category 1.23% 0.59% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
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£365 £363 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £162 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +821.05%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
977 1023 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.04% 33.61% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 686 480
Average daily rate £400 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 49 25
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +72.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.45 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Investment Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Dorset +2 8 £188 +102.70% 3
Bristol -4 3 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (31.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (27.27%) MS Access
6 5 (22.73%) Validation
6 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
6 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
6 5 (22.73%) QA
6 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Fund Accounting
7 4 (18.18%) SAS
8 3 (13.64%) Teradata
8 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office
8 3 (13.64%) SAP
9 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 2 (9.09%) MS Project
9 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.09%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 4 (18.18%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (31.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (13.64%) MS Office
4 2 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MS Access
1 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.55%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
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