Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 343 345
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 17 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.33% 0.46% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 28
South East median daily rate £425 £475 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +7.04% -6.58%
10th Percentile £369 £450 £400
90th Percentile £600 £550 £575
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 £15.85
% change year-on-year - -5.36% -60.38%

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 5,222 5,814 5,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.70% 35.75% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,015 3,189 3,168
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 202 232
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £13.10 £11.76 £11.28
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £45.27
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -11.32% +11.58% +4.03%

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 October 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 17 October 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 -32 9 £563 +18.42% 1
Thames Valley +6 4 £394 -15.69%
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £388 +7.64%
East Sussex - 3 £413 -
Kent +5 1 £310 -40.95%
Berkshire -10 1 £400 -15.07%
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (17.65%) BPR
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Investment Management
6 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

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 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.88%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) Spring
1 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Dagger
2 1 (5.88%) Django
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (5.88%) Retrofit
2 1 (5.88%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Equities
2 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 3 (17.65%) BPR
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
3 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Management
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Trillium