Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 196 198
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.35% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.57% +17.13%
10th Percentile £195 £350 £300
90th Percentile £513 £425 £609
England median daily rate £580 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £23.92 £100.00
% change year-on-year -37.30% -76.08% +473.07%

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 1,666 1,693 1,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.95% 32.67% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,025 1,170 1,261
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £277 £242 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 69 114
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.08% -8.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £14.00 £15.40 £21.10
90th Percentile £49.50 £48.75 £57.00
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +7.10% -6.82% +19.24%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 4 £318 -25.29%
Bristol -2 2 £431 +1.47%
Dorset -13 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) RUP
6 1 (12.50%) DSDM
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) SAS
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Audit Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Fraud Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Process Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Due Diligence
3 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) KYC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Java 8
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (12.50%) JDA
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata