Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 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 West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 182 204
Rank change year-on-year -12 +22 -14
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 12 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.64% 1.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 6
South West median daily rate £210 £425 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.59% -6.85% +14.06%
10th Percentile £180 £285 £300
90th Percentile £456 £609 £628
England median daily rate £600 £575 £550
% 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 £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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,871 1,804 1,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.34% 32.91% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,170 1,204 1,275
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £559
England median daily rate £477 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 59 109
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.50 £51.83
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year - +4.71% +6.11%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 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
Gloucestershire +1 8 £210 -50.59% 1
Bristol -18 2 £431 +1.47%
Somerset +5 1 - -
Wiltshire -3 1 £650 +6.12%
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 West region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) KYC
4 3 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Due Diligence
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (16.67%) Actimize
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) SAS
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Fraud Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Assistant Product Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 3 (25.00%) Due Diligence
1 3 (25.00%) KYC
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) DSDM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) RUP
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Java 8
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (8.33%) JDA
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle