The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Management
London / City of London
Rank 110 98 131
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 47 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.61% 1.50% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.78% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 55
Median daily rate £575 £563 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £1,000 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2514 2586 4119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.43% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 2040 3238
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 33
Median hourly rate £43.25 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Investment Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Investment 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 Investment Management across the City of London region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Investment 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 Investment Management across the City of London region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 36 (38.30%) Asset Management
3 29 (30.85%) Front Office
4 22 (23.40%) SQL
4 22 (23.40%) Business Analysis
5 21 (22.34%) Wealth Management
5 21 (22.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.96%) MiFID
7 14 (14.89%) Project Management
8 13 (13.83%) Charles River
9 12 (12.77%) Advertising
9 12 (12.77%) Banking
10 11 (11.70%) Fixed Income
10 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
11 10 (10.64%) Migration
11 10 (10.64%) Equities
12 9 (9.57%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (9.57%) SDLC
12 9 (9.57%) Data Governance
12 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
12 9 (9.57%) T-SQL
13 8 (8.51%) Windows
13 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (7.45%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (7.45%) Legal
14 7 (7.45%) UML
14 7 (7.45%) .NET
14 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
14 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
15 6 (6.38%) Cisco

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.13%) JBoss
1 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
1 2 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (1.06%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Markit EDM
2 5 (5.32%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (4.26%) Minerva
4 2 (2.13%) Sentinel
5 1 (1.06%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) DNS
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) LAN
2 2 (2.13%) SAN
2 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) BGP
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.06%) DHCP
3 1 (1.06%) DMZ
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.06%) MPLS
3 1 (1.06%) OSPF
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.06%) VPN
3 1 (1.06%) Wireless
3 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) HBase
6 1 (1.06%) OLTP
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.06%) QlikView
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) JUnit
2 2 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Front Office
3 12 (12.77%) Advertising
3 12 (12.77%) Banking
4 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
5 7 (7.45%) Legal
6 6 (6.38%) Retail
7 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.13%) Back Office
8 2 (2.13%) Marketing
9 1 (1.06%) Billing
9 1 (1.06%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (42.55%) Analyst
2 27 (28.72%) Business Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) Project Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Asset Management Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Programme Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) SQL Support Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) .NET
2 3 (3.19%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.13%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.13%) Middleware
3 2 (2.13%) Spring
3 2 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (1.06%) Akka
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.06%) HTML
4 1 (1.06%) jQuery
4 1 (1.06%) Kafka
4 1 (1.06%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.06%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.06%) OAuth
4 1 (1.06%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.06%) SOAP
4 1 (1.06%) WinForms
4 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Fixed Income
2 10 (10.64%) Equities
3 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.26%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.13%) Derivative
5 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.06%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.06%) iPhone
6 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Windows
2 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.26%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Unix
4 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Asset Management
2 22 (23.40%) Business Analysis
3 21 (22.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (22.34%) Wealth Management
4 14 (14.89%) Project Management
5 10 (10.64%) Migration
6 9 (9.57%) Data Governance
6 9 (9.57%) SDLC
6 9 (9.57%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (7.45%) UML
9 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.38%) Process Management
9 6 (6.38%) Use Case
9 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.32%) Matrix Management
10 5 (5.32%) Scrum
10 5 (5.32%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 9 (9.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.26%) Ruby
4 2 (2.13%) C#
4 2 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) PMP
2 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.13%) CCNA
3 2 (2.13%) CCNP
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.96%) MiFID
2 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.19%) EMIR
3 3 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.19%) QA
3 3 (3.19%) Solvency II
4 2 (2.13%) AIFMD
4 2 (2.13%) FATCA
5 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.06%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.06%) HDFS
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Control-M
2 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Charles River
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) Cisco
3 6 (6.38%) Fidessa
3 6 (6.38%) SimCorp
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle
5 4 (4.26%) HP
5 4 (4.26%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix
6 2 (2.13%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.06%) Aruba
7 1 (1.06%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.06%) F5
7 1 (1.06%) FireEye
7 1 (1.06%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.06%) Splunk
7 1 (1.06%) Tufin