The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 29 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 99 93
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.34% 0.066%
As % of the General category 0.84% 0.96% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £135 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -73.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £193 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £815 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 478 623 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.90% 34.88% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 550 554
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -9.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.20 £14.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.05 £41.50 £18.86
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Manchester

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Practice Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Workload Management
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Express
4 1 (12.50%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) MOS
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) LAN

Investment Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Babel
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Mocha
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
1 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Django
1 1 (12.50%) Express
1 1 (12.50%) Handlebars
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) NetWare
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (25.00%) Practice Management
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (25.00%) Workload Management
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile First
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle