Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 378 336 341
Rank change year-on-year -42 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 12 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.072% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.50% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 36
South East median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £435 £413
90th Percentile £600 £580 £581
England median daily rate £600 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year - -19.79% -53.25%

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 5,384 5,762 5,836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.50% 36.13% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,003 3,150 3,314
South East median daily rate £433 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £262 £250 £228
90th Percentile £588 £575 £570
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.50% +4.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 224 205
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -10.51% +11.75%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.64 £11.45
90th Percentile £52.23 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.06 £23.68
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.83% +5.24%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 -45 6 £550 +11.11%
Thames Valley -8 3 £400 -14.35% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £413 -
Kent +10 1 £310 -40.95%
Berkshire -21 1 £400 -15.07% 1
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office
4 2 (16.67%) BPR
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) SAS
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (8.33%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
4 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Django
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) BPR
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Trillium