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 27 June 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
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 18 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 37.50% 10.00% 19.44%
As % of the General category 51.43% 18.18% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 27
Median daily rate £600 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - -

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 35 33 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 72.92% 55.00% 49.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 62
Median daily rate £600 £525 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 37 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) Front Office
4 11 (29.73%) Market Risk
5 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle
8 7 (18.92%) C++
9 6 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (16.22%) Java
9 6 (16.22%) C#
9 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) .NET
9 6 (16.22%) Equities
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
9 6 (16.22%) Analytics
10 5 (13.51%) Big Data
10 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
10 5 (13.51%) Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.81%) SOA
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) J2EE
11 4 (10.81%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) Python
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
11 4 (10.81%) Scrum

Investment Banking
Co-occurring 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 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
1 3 (8.11%) Confluence
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.70%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 4 (10.81%) Hazelcast
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) KDB
5 1 (2.70%) Kdb+
5 1 (2.70%) MS Access
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
1 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 37 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 11 (29.73%) Front Office
4 3 (8.11%) Back Office
5 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Banking Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 4 (10.81%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) C++ Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) IT Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
6 4 (10.81%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Market Risk Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) J2EE
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 3 (8.11%) Spring
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) STL
5 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.70%) JSP
5 1 (2.70%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) SAML
5 1 (2.70%) Servlets
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Market Risk
2 6 (16.22%) Equities
2 6 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.81%) Derivative
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
5 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) PMI
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
3 6 (16.22%) Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) SOA
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Wealth Management
6 3 (8.11%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Coaching
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Stress Testing
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) C++
3 6 (16.22%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PgMP
2 2 (5.41%) PMP
2 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) CSSLP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) MiFID
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
3 1 (2.70%) Basel III
3 1 (2.70%) CRD IV
3 1 (2.70%) EMIR
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Bloomberg
3 3 (8.11%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.41%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.70%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.70%) Reuters
5 1 (2.70%) Solace
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Talarian
5 1 (2.70%) TIBCO