Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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 West
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 178 202
Rank change year-on-year -36 +24 -4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.23% 0.056%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.69% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
South West median daily rate £410 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £348 £373 £375
90th Percentile £505 £496 £575
England median daily rate £600 £575 £575
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 -

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,934 1,747 1,669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.34% 33.08% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,294 1,152 1,168
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £238
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 61 94
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.15% -7.14% -15.97%
10th Percentile £18.70 £12.09 £18.95
90th Percentile £49.38 £59.50 £47.70
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in the South West

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in the South West

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the South West over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in the South West

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in the South West

Investment Banking
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Gloucestershire -13 6 £410 -6.29%
Dorset +7 2 - -
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) Pixate
3 2 (25.00%) InVision
3 2 (25.00%) Framer.js
3 2 (25.00%) Conceptual Models
3 2 (25.00%) Task Model
3 2 (25.00%) Design Thinking
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management

Investment Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (25.00%) InVision
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Pixate
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Framer.js
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Conceptual Models
2 2 (25.00%) Design Thinking
2 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Task Model
2 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata