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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
England / South East
Rank 235 234 255
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21  
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 10 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.37% 0.89% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 9
Median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £343 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £615 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% -  
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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2710 3158 3366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.97% 34.51% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1479 1721 1734
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 125 83
Median hourly rate £24.73 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.35% +34.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.08 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +12 9 £550 +29.41% 2
Berkshire +18 1 £575 +15.00%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Spring
6 6 (35.29%) Maven
6 6 (35.29%) JMS
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Unix
9 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
10 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
10 2 (11.76%) Big Data
10 2 (11.76%) Scala
10 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 2 (11.76%) Akka
10 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
10 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
10 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
10 2 (11.76%) spray
10 2 (11.76%) Solvency II
10 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 2 (11.76%) Scrum
10 2 (11.76%) Perl
10 2 (11.76%) Retail

Investment Banking
Top Related 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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Scala Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) HR Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 6 (35.29%) JMS
3 5 (29.41%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) Akka
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
5 2 (11.76%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
1 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Fund Management
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AAT
1 1 (5.88%) ACCA
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
1 2 (11.76%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.88%) EMIR
2 1 (5.88%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Workday
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