The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 20 29 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.96% 1.32% 1.08%
As % of the General category 2.00% 2.27% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 88 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 48.08% 58.28% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 57
Median daily rate £406 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.84% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Chester

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Chester

Investment Banking
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Equities
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
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