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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 134 117 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -21
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 61 92 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.47% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.90% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 80 98
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £384 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4261 4843 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 77.25% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3324 3576 3643
Average daily rate £465 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 55
Average hourly rate £24.23 £22.50 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.68% -68.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.75 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 53 (46.49%) Finance
2 42 (36.84%) SQL
3 36 (31.58%) Asset Management
4 30 (26.32%) Banking
5 20 (17.54%) Windows
6 17 (14.91%) Oracle
7 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.16%) Markit EDM
8 14 (12.28%) Investment Banking
8 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
9 13 (11.40%) Project Management
9 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
9 13 (11.40%) Linux
9 13 (11.40%) Migration
10 12 (10.53%) Fixed Income
11 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.65%) Front Office
12 10 (8.77%) Data Analysis
12 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
12 10 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.89%) Middleware
13 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
13 9 (7.89%) Derivative
13 9 (7.89%) Risk Management
14 8 (7.02%) Equities
14 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
14 8 (7.02%) Back Office
14 8 (7.02%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.88%) JBoss
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.51%) MS Project
4 3 (2.63%) MS Office
5 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Markit EDM
2 6 (5.26%) thinkFolio
3 4 (3.51%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (2.63%) Sentinel
4 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.75%) LatentZero
5 2 (1.75%) Tesseract
5 2 (1.75%) Minerva
6 1 (0.88%) Radian6
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.88%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.88%) HFM
6 1 (0.88%) RMDS
6 1 (0.88%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.88%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.88%) Heroku
2 1 (0.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (2.63%) LAN
2 3 (2.63%) WAN
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.75%) Intranet
3 2 (1.75%) FTP
3 2 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) Multicast
4 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.88%) SNMP
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) H.323
4 1 (0.88%) MGCP
4 1 (0.88%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.63%) Essbase
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Toad
2 2 (1.75%) Subversion
2 2 (1.75%) JIRA
2 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (46.49%) Finance
2 30 (26.32%) Banking
3 14 (12.28%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.65%) Front Office
5 8 (7.02%) Back Office
6 6 (5.26%) Advertising
7 5 (4.39%) Retail
8 4 (3.51%) Retail Banking
9 3 (2.63%) Marketing
10 2 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.88%) Legal
11 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.88%) International Banking
11 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (54.39%) Analyst
2 27 (23.68%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.40%) Applications Support
5 9 (7.89%) Architect
5 9 (7.89%) Security Analyst
6 8 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.02%) Data Analyst
6 8 (7.02%) Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Information Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.63%) IT Risk Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.63%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) Middleware
2 7 (6.14%) .NET
3 3 (2.63%) XML
4 2 (1.75%) Swing
4 2 (1.75%) SOAP
4 2 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (0.88%) REST
5 1 (0.88%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.88%) CSS
5 1 (0.88%) DHTML
5 1 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) JMS
5 1 (0.88%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.88%) JSON
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Fixed Income
2 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.89%) Derivative
3 8 (7.02%) Equities
3 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.75%) AS400
7 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.88%) PMI
8 1 (0.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.54%) Windows
2 13 (11.40%) Linux
3 8 (7.02%) UNIX
4 6 (5.26%) Solaris
5 4 (3.51%) AIX
6 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Asset Management
2 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.40%) Project Management
3 13 (11.40%) Migration
4 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.77%) Data Analysis
5 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
5 10 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.14%) ITIL
7 7 (6.14%) ETL
7 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.14%) Workflow
8 6 (5.26%) Wealth Management
8 6 (5.26%) Information Security
8 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.39%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (4.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (36.84%) SQL
2 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.26%) Java
4 4 (3.51%) C#
5 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.63%) VBA
5 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.75%) Python
6 2 (1.75%) C++
6 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) VBScript
7 1 (0.88%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) CISSP
3 3 (2.63%) CISA
3 3 (2.63%) CISM
4 2 (1.75%) CIMA
4 2 (1.75%) ACCA
4 2 (1.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) COBIT
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) UCITS
4 1 (0.88%) EMIR
4 1 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.88%) FATCA
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.88%) GAAP
4 1 (0.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Control-M
2 3 (2.63%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Oracle
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.26%) Charles River
4 5 (4.39%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.51%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.51%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.51%) Hyperion
5 4 (3.51%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.51%) Cisco
5 4 (3.51%) Vermilion
5 4 (3.51%) LogRhythm
6 3 (2.63%) Varonis
6 3 (2.63%) Sybase
6 3 (2.63%) Reuters
6 3 (2.63%) Informatica
6 3 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.75%) Citrix
7 2 (1.75%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.75%) Talarian
8 1 (0.88%) ExactTarget
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