Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Investment Banking
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 197 204
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -10
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 22 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.16% 0.35% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 15
South West median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £338 £375 £160
90th Percentile £608 £575 £488
England median daily rate £575 £563 £550
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.85 £70.00
% change year-on-year -5.36% -77.36% +218.18%

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 1902 1723 2039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.69% 30.20% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1234 1389
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £532
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 92 122
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £41.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% -15.49% +44.28%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.65 £16.25
90th Percentile £56.88 £49.70 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 - 12 £425 -
Bristol - 4 £400 -
Wiltshire -2 3 £613 +22.50%
Dorset -1 2 - -
Somerset -7 1 £413 -25.00%
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Teradata
6 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Workflow
7 4 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
8 3 (13.64%) Machine Learning
8 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
8 3 (13.64%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
8 3 (13.64%) VBA
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) HNC

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 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
4 2 (9.09%) DataStage
4 2 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (9.09%) MS Access
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) DB2
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) QualityStage
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Assistant Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Defect Manager
4 2 (9.09%) ERP Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) UAT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Information Governance Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) CSS3
1 2 (9.09%) Ember.js
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) HTML5
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
1 2 (9.09%) React
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.55%) ActiveX
2 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) APACS
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) EMV
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) W3C
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Validation
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 4 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (18.18%) SDLC
4 4 (18.18%) Workflow
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Machine Learning
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
3 2 (9.09%) Ada
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) HNC
2 3 (13.64%) HND
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Teradata
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Gemalto
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) Netezza
4 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.55%) SAP