Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 87 97
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 -20
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 5 3 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.74% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.23% 0.72% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £406 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.73% -53.19%
West Midlands median daily rate - £406 £275
% change year-on-year - +47.73% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 224 418 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.19% 32.06% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 270 350
Median daily rate £450 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £305 £275
90th Percentile £650 £576 £588
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -2.22% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 26
Median hourly rate £19.20 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +33.33% +1.27%
10th Percentile £13.73 £14.55 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate £19.20 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.70% -12.65%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Investment Banking in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 5 (100.00%) German Language
1 5 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 5 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 5 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) German Language
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Data Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft