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 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 147 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +8
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 50 85 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.44% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.86% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 73 81
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £510
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
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
4333 4563 5651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.42% 77.35% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3384 4203
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 71
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £36.50 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 64 (58.72%) Finance
2 36 (33.03%) Asset Management
3 31 (28.44%) Banking
3 31 (28.44%) SQL
4 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (15.60%) Project Management
6 14 (12.84%) Windows
6 14 (12.84%) Advertising
6 14 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (11.93%) Oracle
7 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (11.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (10.09%) Degree
9 11 (10.09%) Investment Banking
10 10 (9.17%) Fixed Income
11 9 (8.26%) Front Office
11 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
11 9 (8.26%) Linux
12 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (7.34%) LAN
12 8 (7.34%) Firewall
12 8 (7.34%) Business Analysis
12 8 (7.34%) Markit EDM
13 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
13 7 (6.42%) SDLC
13 7 (6.42%) Data Management
13 7 (6.42%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (6.42%) Derivative
13 7 (6.42%) thinkFolio
13 7 (6.42%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.92%) IIS
3 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.67%) MS Project
3 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Markit EDM
2 7 (6.42%) thinkFolio
3 5 (4.59%) SAP BPC
4 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.83%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.92%) Radian6
6 1 (0.92%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.92%) Global One
6 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.92%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.92%) Exstream
6 1 (0.92%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Force.com
3 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) LAN
1 8 (7.34%) Firewall
2 5 (4.59%) BIG-IP
2 5 (4.59%) WAN
3 4 (3.67%) MPLS
3 4 (3.67%) OSPF
3 4 (3.67%) BGP
3 4 (3.67%) VRRP
3 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.67%) VPN
3 4 (3.67%) DMZ
3 4 (3.67%) Wireless
3 4 (3.67%) IPsec
3 4 (3.67%) HSRP
3 4 (3.67%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (3.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (3.67%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.75%) LDAP
4 3 (2.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.83%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.83%) Essbase
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) DTS
6 1 (0.92%) OLTP
6 1 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) JIRA
1 2 (1.83%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (58.72%) Finance
2 31 (28.44%) Banking
3 14 (12.84%) Advertising
4 11 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 9 (8.26%) Front Office
6 3 (2.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (46.79%) Analyst
2 27 (24.77%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.09%) Architect
5 8 (7.34%) Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Programme Manager
6 7 (6.42%) Data Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.67%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (2.75%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (2.75%) SAP Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) Middleware
2 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 4 (3.67%) XML
2 4 (3.67%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.75%) HTML
3 3 (2.75%) XMPP
4 2 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.83%) Swing
4 2 (1.83%) CSS
4 2 (1.83%) SOAP
4 2 (1.83%) Web Services
5 1 (0.92%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.92%) DHTML
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.92%) WCF
5 1 (0.92%) WPF
5 1 (0.92%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.92%) REST
5 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.17%) Fixed Income
3 7 (6.42%) Equities
3 7 (6.42%) Derivative
3 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.59%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) PMI
6 3 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.83%) AS400
7 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.92%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.92%) Social Media
8 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Linux
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) UNIX
4 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) Asset Management
2 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.60%) Project Management
4 14 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (11.01%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (7.34%) Business Analysis
7 7 (6.42%) Migration
7 7 (6.42%) Data Management
7 7 (6.42%) Scrum
7 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.42%) SDLC
8 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.59%) ITIL
9 5 (4.59%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.59%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.59%) Fund Management
9 5 (4.59%) Wealth Management
9 5 (4.59%) Time Management
9 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) Java
3 4 (3.67%) VBA
4 3 (2.75%) C#
4 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.83%) C++
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) VB
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) CCSA
3 3 (2.75%) CIMA
3 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.75%) ACCA
4 2 (1.83%) CISA
4 2 (1.83%) CISM
4 2 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.83%) MiFID
4 1 (0.92%) FATCA
4 1 (0.92%) EMIR
4 1 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.92%) UCITS
4 1 (0.92%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) GAAP
4 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.83%) SCOM
2 2 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.92%) Nagios
3 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle
2 7 (6.42%) Reuters
2 7 (6.42%) Charles River
3 5 (4.59%) CheckPoint
3 5 (4.59%) SAP
3 5 (4.59%) Cisco
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.67%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.67%) Informatica
5 3 (2.75%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.75%) Sybase
5 3 (2.75%) Citrix
5 3 (2.75%) VMware
5 3 (2.75%) SimCorp
6 2 (1.83%) Vermilion
6 2 (1.83%) Verint
6 2 (1.83%) CyberTech
6 2 (1.83%) Talarian
6 2 (1.83%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
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