The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 110 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.038% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.057% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1748 1767 2106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.50% 67.42% 67.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 858 748
Average daily rate £390 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £237 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 43
Average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.05 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the Berkshire region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
5 2 (28.57%) COBIT
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) CCA
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SSL

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Investment Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) CCA
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Thunderhead