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 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 24 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 7 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.05% 1.01% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 1.14% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
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£475 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £600 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £600 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 88 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.13% 88.89% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 53 208
Average daily rate £475 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £635 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Derivative
5 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Product Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica
1 1 (12.50%) Charles River