The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.59% - 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% - 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Investment Management
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 87 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.51% 87.00% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 65 106
Average daily rate £475 £500 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) XBRL
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) MVVM
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Linux

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# WPF Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
1 4 (57.14%) WPF Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) FX Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) XBRL
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Swing
3 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) MVVM
2 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center