Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 17 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 354 340
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +14
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 25 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.51% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 28
South East median daily rate £520 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -10.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £450 £403 £393
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
England median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.85 £70.00
% change year-on-year -5.36% -77.36% +225.58%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5961 5522 6871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.38% 32.91% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3246 3126 3846
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £232
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £432
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.17% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 242 215
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.72 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.67% +5.40% +28.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.23 £48.54
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.44 £24.23
% change year-on-year +3.56% +0.87% +12.70%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Investment Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in the South East

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in the South East

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in the South East

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in the South East

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -19 13 £525 +16.67%
Thames Valley -8 10 £467 -11.05% 4
Berkshire +15 8 £467 -11.05% 4
Buckinghamshire -27 2 £360 -15.29%
Kent - 1 £525 -
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 25 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (28.00%) Wealth Management
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (16.00%) Subversion
9 4 (16.00%) Web Development
9 4 (16.00%) BDD
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (16.00%) OO
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database

Investment Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) npm
1 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (4.00%) Mocha
2 1 (4.00%) Protractor
General
1 25 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (28.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Developer
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) REST
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.00%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (4.00%) FIXML
5 1 (4.00%) FpML
5 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Equities
2 3 (12.00%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (4.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) OS/400
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Wealth Management
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Client Onboarding
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) RPG
5 1 (4.00%) RPG IV
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Samba
1 1 (4.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) IFS
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas