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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 118 104 134
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 49 57 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.54% 1.65% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.97% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 70
Median daily rate £575 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £1,000 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-17.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Investment 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
2769 2898 4643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.99% 84.07% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 2324 3635
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 £363 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 50
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016, 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 54 (50.47%) Finance
2 38 (35.51%) Asset Management
3 29 (27.10%) SQL
4 25 (23.36%) Front Office
5 21 (19.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (15.89%) Banking
6 17 (15.89%) Business Analysis
7 16 (14.95%) Wealth Management
8 15 (14.02%) Charles River
9 14 (13.08%) Project Management
9 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
10 13 (12.15%) Equities
11 12 (11.21%) Fixed Income
12 11 (10.28%) Advertising
13 10 (9.35%) Legal
13 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.35%) MiFID
13 10 (9.35%) Oracle
13 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
14 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
14 9 (8.41%) .NET
14 9 (8.41%) C#
14 9 (8.41%) Investment Banking
14 9 (8.41%) Migration
14 9 (8.41%) Data Governance
15 8 (7.48%) Change Management
15 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
16 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
16 7 (6.54%) PMP
16 7 (6.54%) Retail

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 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
2 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.87%) MS Project
2 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Markit EDM
2 5 (4.67%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (3.74%) Minerva
4 2 (1.87%) Sentinel
4 2 (1.87%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.93%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) CTI
1 3 (2.80%) Firewall
1 3 (2.80%) SAN
1 3 (2.80%) WAN
2 2 (1.87%) DNS
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) LAN
2 2 (1.87%) Wireless
3 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.93%) NAS
3 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.93%) VoIP
3 1 (0.93%) WAAS
3 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.93%) HBase
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.93%) QlikView
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 2 (1.87%) JUnit
2 2 (1.87%) Maven
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (50.47%) Finance
2 25 (23.36%) Front Office
3 17 (15.89%) Banking
4 11 (10.28%) Advertising
5 10 (9.35%) Legal
6 9 (8.41%) Investment Banking
7 7 (6.54%) Retail
8 5 (4.67%) Back Office
8 5 (4.67%) Financial Institution
8 5 (4.67%) Marketing
9 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) Analyst
2 24 (22.43%) Business Analyst
3 14 (13.08%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.15%) Developer
4 13 (12.15%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Applications Support
5 9 (8.41%) Architect
5 9 (8.41%) Asset Management Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.61%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) SQL Support Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Solutions Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.74%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) .NET
2 6 (5.61%) Web Services
2 6 (5.61%) XML
3 4 (3.74%) REST
3 4 (3.74%) SOAP
4 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (2.80%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.87%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.87%) HTML
5 2 (1.87%) jQuery
5 2 (1.87%) Spring
5 2 (1.87%) WCF
5 2 (1.87%) XSL
6 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.93%) Kafka
6 1 (0.93%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.93%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Equities
2 12 (11.21%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.74%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.80%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.80%) IVR
4 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.93%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Unix
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.80%) Linux
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Asset Management
2 21 (19.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (15.89%) Business Analysis
4 16 (14.95%) Wealth Management
5 14 (13.08%) Project Management
6 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.41%) Data Governance
7 9 (8.41%) Migration
8 8 (7.48%) Change Management
9 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.54%) TOGAF
9 7 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.61%) Data Management
10 6 (5.61%) Scrum
11 5 (4.67%) Matrix Management
11 5 (4.67%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (4.67%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) SQL
2 9 (8.41%) C#
3 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.74%) Python
4 4 (3.74%) Ruby
5 3 (2.80%) Java
5 3 (2.80%) VB
6 2 (1.87%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) PMP
2 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.87%) CCNA
3 2 (1.87%) CCNP
3 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) MiFID
2 4 (3.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.74%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.80%) EMIR
3 3 (2.80%) QA
4 2 (1.87%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.87%) FATCA
5 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.93%) HDFS
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Control-M
2 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Charles River
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco
4 6 (5.61%) Fidessa
4 6 (5.61%) SimCorp
5 5 (4.67%) HP
5 5 (4.67%) VMware
6 4 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.87%) Citrix
7 2 (1.87%) Informatica
7 2 (1.87%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.93%) FireEye
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.93%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
City, London
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