Period
to 23 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Investment Banking
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 91 82
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +18
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 0.42% 0.92%
As % of the General category 0.64% 1.32% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £369 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -26.25% +8.11%
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £369 £500
% change year-on-year +35.59% -26.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Investment Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 467 453 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 34.04% 31.46% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 315 369
Birmingham median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £233 £275 £240
90th Percentile £630 £575 £548
West Midlands median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 15
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -58.90%
10th Percentile £12.35 £10.77 £10.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £29.40 £49.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -28.89% +50.00%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Investment Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management

Investment Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft