Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Investment Banking
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 38 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.79% 1.66% 4.59%
As % of the General category 6.56% 3.62% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 12
Chester median daily rate £350 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.89% -
10th Percentile £234 £419 £438
90th Percentile £450 £546 £513
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £438 £475
% change year-on-year -20.00% -7.89% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 122 138 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.82% 45.85% 43.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 109 86
Chester median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +16.13%
10th Percentile £269 £231 £313
90th Percentile £519 £538 £566
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +3.00% -5.76% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 20
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -19.92% -38.68%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% -36.36% +15.79%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Chester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL

Investment Banking
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM