The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 28 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.

Investment Banking
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 41
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the General category - 2.07% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -  
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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 105 193 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.96% 41.06% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 148 50
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £180 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.78 £177.50 £37.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.73% +371.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Kent