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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1977 1921 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.68% 71.28% 68.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 969 691
Average daily rate £400 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 41 54
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle