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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 127 127 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 -36
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 57 74 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.28% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.64% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 99
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4056 4502 4355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.97% 77.61% 76.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 3197 3336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 65
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.04 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -36.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.33 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 45 (34.35%) Asset Management
3 41 (31.30%) SQL
4 27 (20.61%) Windows
4 27 (20.61%) Banking
5 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
6 22 (16.79%) Front Office
7 20 (15.27%) Oracle
8 19 (14.50%) Project Management
9 18 (13.74%) Markit EDM
10 16 (12.21%) .NET
10 16 (12.21%) Migration
11 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
12 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
12 13 (9.92%) Linux
13 12 (9.16%) Firewall
13 12 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.40%) C#
14 11 (8.40%) ITIL
15 10 (7.63%) UNIX
15 10 (7.63%) Bloomberg
15 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
15 10 (7.63%) Back Office
15 10 (7.63%) Derivative
15 10 (7.63%) thinkFolio
16 9 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (6.87%) Fixed Income
16 9 (6.87%) CheckPoint
16 9 (6.87%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) IIS
3 2 (1.53%) JBoss
3 2 (1.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.76%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.76%) TeamSite
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Project
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (13.74%) Markit EDM
2 10 (7.63%) thinkFolio
3 8 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.29%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (1.53%) RMDS
5 2 (1.53%) LatentZero
5 2 (1.53%) Sentinel
5 2 (1.53%) HFM
6 1 (0.76%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.76%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.76%) Minerva
6 1 (0.76%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.76%) Endur
6 1 (0.76%) Findur
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.76%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.76%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.16%) Firewall
2 8 (6.11%) LAN
3 7 (5.34%) WAN
4 6 (4.58%) Internet
5 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.05%) Intranet
6 3 (2.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (2.29%) VPN
7 2 (1.53%) DNS
7 2 (1.53%) Network Security
7 2 (1.53%) DHCP
7 2 (1.53%) FTP
7 2 (1.53%) WLAN
7 2 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.53%) Multicast
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.76%) OSPF
8 1 (0.76%) BGP
8 1 (0.76%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.53%) Essbase
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Toad
1 4 (3.05%) JIRA
2 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Maven
4 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 27 (20.61%) Banking
3 22 (16.79%) Front Office
4 10 (7.63%) Back Office
5 8 (6.11%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.29%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Marketing
7 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) International Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (46.56%) Analyst
2 28 (21.37%) Business Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Project Manager
4 17 (12.98%) Developer
5 16 (12.21%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.87%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.11%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (3.82%) Programmer
11 4 (3.05%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (2.29%) Applications Developer
12 3 (2.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.21%) .NET
2 7 (5.34%) Middleware
3 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.05%) WCF
4 2 (1.53%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) HTML
4 2 (1.53%) Rendezvous
4 2 (1.53%) jQuery
5 1 (0.76%) Caliburn.Micro
5 1 (0.76%) AutoMapper
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.76%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) Swing
5 1 (0.76%) JMS
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.76%) COM
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Derivative
3 9 (6.87%) Fixed Income
4 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.34%) Equities
6 4 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.05%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.29%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.53%) iPad
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.76%) User Experience
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Equity Risk
9 1 (0.76%) iPhone
9 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.61%) Windows
2 13 (9.92%) Linux
3 10 (7.63%) UNIX
4 6 (4.58%) Solaris
5 4 (3.05%) AIX
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) HPUX
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.35%) Asset Management
2 19 (14.50%) Project Management
3 16 (12.21%) Migration
4 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.40%) ITIL
7 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.11%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (6.11%) CRM
9 8 (6.11%) ETL
9 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.11%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.34%) Change Management
11 6 (4.58%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.58%) Data Management
11 6 (4.58%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.58%) Fund Management
11 6 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.30%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.40%) C#
4 6 (4.58%) VBA
5 5 (3.82%) Java
6 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.29%) C
7 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.53%) Python
9 1 (0.76%) XAML
9 1 (0.76%) VB6
9 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.76%) Perl
9 1 (0.76%) C++
9 1 (0.76%) VBScript
9 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.29%) CISSP
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.53%) MCSE
3 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MCDST
4 1 (0.76%) MCSA
4 1 (0.76%) CCNA
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) COBIT
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) MiFID
4 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Control-M
2 3 (2.29%) DatAdvantage
2 3 (2.29%) SCCM
3 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Oracle
2 10 (7.63%) Bloomberg
3 9 (6.87%) CheckPoint
4 8 (6.11%) Charles River
4 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.34%) Cisco
5 7 (5.34%) Blue Coat
6 5 (3.82%) Vermilion
7 4 (3.05%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.05%) F5
7 4 (3.05%) Citrix
7 4 (3.05%) Sybase
8 3 (2.29%) Juniper
8 3 (2.29%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.29%) Metastorm
8 3 (2.29%) VMware
8 3 (2.29%) Varonis
9 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.53%) LogLogic
9 2 (1.53%) TippingPoint
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