The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. 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
London / Docklands, London
Rank 3 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 19 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 32.76% 7.14% 24.21%
As % of the General category 43.18% 13.79% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 21
Median daily rate £598 £605 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +24.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £615
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 Docklands, London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 44 29 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 75.86% 51.79% 65.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 48
Median daily rate £595 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.83% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £673 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
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 Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 33 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
4 8 (24.24%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) Unix
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) Market Risk
5 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
5 7 (21.21%) Big Data
6 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) C++
7 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
7 5 (15.15%) Cloudera
8 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.12%) Hazelcast
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.12%) J2EE
8 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
8 4 (12.12%) Front Office
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.03%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
1 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.12%) Hazelcast
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (6.06%) HBase
4 2 (6.06%) KDB
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Kdb+
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.03%) Parquet
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 33 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Front Office
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Banking Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 2 (6.06%) Data Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) FX Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) STL
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) Akka
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Avro
4 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.03%) JSP
4 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.03%) React
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) Servlets
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (21.21%) Market Risk
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Equities
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
4 2 (6.06%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
1 8 (24.24%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Build Automation
5 3 (9.09%) Coaching
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.09%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Java
1 8 (24.24%) Python
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C++
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) VBA
5 2 (6.06%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Korn
5 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PgMP
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) CISA
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) CSSLP
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) MiFID
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) Samba
2 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Grafana
1 2 (6.06%) Graphite
1 2 (6.06%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.03%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Cloudera
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.03%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) CA
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Reuters
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas