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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 111 167 116
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -51
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 55 46 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.61% 0.78% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.96% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 77
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
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
2919 4781 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.33% 80.65% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2374 3786 3439
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 63 (53.85%) Finance
2 36 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 31 (26.50%) SQL
3 31 (26.50%) Banking
4 28 (23.93%) SQL Server
5 22 (18.80%) C#
6 21 (17.95%) Wealth Management
7 18 (15.38%) Advertising
8 17 (14.53%) Front Office
8 17 (14.53%) Project Management
9 16 (13.68%) Oracle
10 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (12.82%) Waterfall
11 14 (11.97%) SDLC
11 14 (11.97%) Back Office
12 13 (11.11%) Business Analysis
13 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2
13 12 (10.26%) PL/SQL
13 12 (10.26%) .NET
14 11 (9.40%) Python
14 11 (9.40%) Mathematics
14 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database
14 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (7.69%) Windows
16 9 (7.69%) Web Services
16 9 (7.69%) XML
16 9 (7.69%) Java
16 9 (7.69%) Microsoft

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 5 (4.27%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Project
3 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Markit EDM
2 5 (4.27%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Minerva
3 1 (0.85%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.85%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Heroku
3 3 (2.56%) PaaS
4 2 (1.71%) Force.com
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) CTI
1 3 (2.56%) Firewall
1 3 (2.56%) Wireless
2 2 (1.71%) DNS
2 2 (1.71%) SNMP
2 2 (1.71%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.85%) DHCP
3 1 (0.85%) DMZ
3 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.85%) ISDN
3 1 (0.85%) NAS
3 1 (0.85%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) VLAN
3 1 (0.85%) WAAS
3 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database
2 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.27%) Big Data
4 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.27%) HBase
4 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.42%) KNIME
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.85%) NuGet
3 1 (0.85%) Subversion
3 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 63 (53.85%) Finance
2 31 (26.50%) Banking
3 18 (15.38%) Advertising
4 17 (14.53%) Front Office
5 14 (11.97%) Back Office
6 5 (4.27%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.42%) Marketing
8 3 (2.56%) Legal
8 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) Retail
9 1 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (29.91%) Analyst
2 30 (25.64%) Developer
3 24 (20.51%) Project Manager
4 15 (12.82%) Business Analyst
5 14 (11.97%) SQL Developer
6 13 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.26%) IT Manager
7 12 (10.26%) IT Project Manager
8 11 (9.40%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Senior SQL Developer
9 10 (8.55%) Architect
10 8 (6.84%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.98%) Consultant
11 7 (5.98%) SDLC Manager
11 7 (5.98%) SDLC Project Manager
11 7 (5.98%) Solutions Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) .NET
2 9 (7.69%) Web Services
2 9 (7.69%) XML
3 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.42%) REST
4 4 (3.42%) SOAP
5 3 (2.56%) WinForms
5 3 (2.56%) XML Messaging
5 3 (2.56%) XSLT
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.71%) HTML
6 2 (1.71%) HTML5
6 2 (1.71%) WPF
6 2 (1.71%) XSL
7 1 (0.85%) Akka
7 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.85%) OAuth
7 1 (0.85%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.13%) Equities
2 6 (5.13%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) Derivative
3 4 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.56%) IVR
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.85%) iPad
6 1 (0.85%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Linux
3 3 (2.56%) Unix
3 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) Asset Management
2 21 (17.95%) Wealth Management
3 17 (14.53%) Project Management
4 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.82%) Waterfall
5 14 (11.97%) SDLC
6 13 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.69%) Scrum
11 8 (6.84%) Change Management
12 7 (5.98%) Fund Management
12 7 (5.98%) ITIL
13 6 (5.13%) PRINCE
13 6 (5.13%) Software Engineering
14 5 (4.27%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.27%) Unit Testing
15 4 (3.42%) Process Improvement
15 4 (3.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.50%) SQL
2 22 (18.80%) C#
3 12 (10.26%) PL/SQL
4 11 (9.40%) Python
5 9 (7.69%) Java
6 6 (5.13%) VB
7 4 (3.42%) R
7 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.56%) Go
8 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.56%) Ruby
8 3 (2.56%) XAML
9 2 (1.71%) VB6
9 2 (1.71%) VBA
10 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
1 8 (6.84%) PMP
2 7 (5.98%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.42%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) MCSD
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.85%) ACCA
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) MiFID
2 4 (3.42%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.85%) EMIR
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.85%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) HDFS
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Control-M
2 2 (1.71%) SCOM
2 2 (1.71%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) Icinga
3 1 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.85%) logstash
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Oracle
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) Bloomberg
3 8 (6.84%) Charles River
4 6 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.27%) HP
6 4 (3.42%) Cloudera
6 4 (3.42%) RapidMiner
7 3 (2.56%) Murex
7 3 (2.56%) VMware
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco
8 2 (1.71%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.71%) Informatica
8 2 (1.71%) Reuters
8 2 (1.71%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.85%) Aruba
9 1 (0.85%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.85%) TippingPoint
9 1 (0.85%) Tufin
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