The table below looks at the statistics for Fund Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fund Management over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fund Management
Rank 135 185 190
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +5
Contract jobs citing Fund Management 15 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.17% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 11
Average daily rate £575 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £229 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fund 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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4145 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.02% 80.94% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 3226 3431
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Fund Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Fund Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fund Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fund Management across the City of London region.

Fund Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fund Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fund Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Fund Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Fund Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fund Management across the City of London region.

Fund Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fund Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fund 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 Fund Management.

1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 13 (37.14%) Asset Management
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Scrum
6 8 (22.86%) Fixed Income
6 8 (22.86%) Front Office
7 7 (20.00%) Charles River
7 7 (20.00%) CMS
7 7 (20.00%) Content Management
7 7 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (20.00%) Sitecore
7 7 (20.00%) Derivative
7 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.14%) Time Management
8 6 (17.14%) Java
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) Data Entry
9 5 (14.29%) Analytics
10 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) QA
10 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.43%) Equities
10 4 (11.43%) Advertising
10 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
11 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (8.57%) JMS
11 3 (8.57%) Shell Script

Fund Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fund 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 Fund Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) CMS
1 7 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) thinkFolio
2 2 (5.71%) Markit EDM
3 1 (2.86%) Sentinel
3 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
1 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.71%) FishEye
2 2 (5.71%) IntelliJ
2 2 (5.71%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Front Office
3 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Content Editor
5 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Web Content Editor
5 5 (14.29%) Web Editor
6 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Core Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Management Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Implementation Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
1 3 (8.57%) JMS
1 3 (8.57%) Spring
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) CSS3
2 2 (5.71%) EJB
2 2 (5.71%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) Java EE
2 2 (5.71%) RESTful
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Fixed Income
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Derivative
3 4 (11.43%) Equities
4 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 13 (37.14%) Asset Management
3 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) Content Management
6 6 (17.14%) Time Management
7 5 (14.29%) Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Data Entry
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Data Management
9 2 (5.71%) Fault Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
9 2 (5.71%) MVC
9 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) EMIR
2 2 (5.71%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.86%) AIFMD
3 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.86%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Charles River
1 7 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.71%) BI-SAM
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) InterSystems
2 2 (5.71%) Sybase
2 2 (5.71%) Telerik
3 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.86%) FactSet
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Reuters
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) Solace
3 1 (2.86%) StatPro
3 1 (2.86%) webMethods