The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 116 110 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.41% 0.037%
As % of the General category 0.51% 1.26% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+821.05% +26.66%
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 Yorkshire region.

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
778 712 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.08% 32.06% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 419 534
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 15
Average hourly rate £11.75 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.80 £10.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £44.97 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Investment Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Investment Banking Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Investment Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Investment Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -3 4 £438 -2.77%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (30.77%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Specialist
1 2 (15.38%) Software Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Software Asset Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Head of Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM