The table below looks at the statistics for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 53 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 31 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.15% 3.86% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 5.31% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £398 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Investment Management
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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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1106 923 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.54% 72.62% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 527 250
Average daily rate £380 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the Edinburgh region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the Edinburgh region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 54 (56.84%) Finance
2 51 (53.68%) Asset Management
3 32 (33.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (26.32%) SQL
5 19 (20.00%) Markit EDM
6 16 (16.84%) Data Management
6 16 (16.84%) Enterprise Data Management
7 14 (14.74%) Project Management
8 11 (11.58%) Front Office
8 11 (11.58%) Migration
8 11 (11.58%) Banking
9 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
10 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
11 8 (8.42%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (8.42%) Wealth Management
12 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (7.37%) Derivative
12 7 (7.37%) Degree
12 7 (7.37%) Oracle
13 6 (6.32%) Charles River
13 6 (6.32%) Advertising
13 6 (6.32%) Business Process Improvement
14 5 (5.26%) Back Office
14 5 (5.26%) Risk Management
14 5 (5.26%) VBA
15 4 (4.21%) .NET
15 4 (4.21%) MS Office

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Office
3 3 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (20.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.05%) Eikon
2 1 (1.05%) Agresso
2 1 (1.05%) AWD
2 1 (1.05%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.05%) Eagle STAR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) DHCP
1 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.05%) DNS
1 1 (1.05%) BGP
1 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.05%) Subversion
1 1 (1.05%) FitNesse
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (56.84%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Front Office
2 11 (11.58%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Advertising
4 5 (5.26%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Analyst
2 23 (24.21%) Business Analyst
3 20 (21.05%) Developer
4 18 (18.95%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.53%) Architect
6 7 (7.37%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.21%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.16%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.16%) DBA
10 3 (3.16%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.11%) WCF
3 1 (1.05%) jQuery
3 1 (1.05%) HTML5
3 1 (1.05%) CSS3
3 1 (1.05%) COM
3 1 (1.05%) CSS
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.05%) WinForms
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) Derivative
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.11%) AS400
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) Equities
4 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Asset Management
2 32 (33.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (16.84%) Enterprise Data Management
3 16 (16.84%) Data Management
4 14 (14.74%) Project Management
5 11 (11.58%) Migration
6 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.42%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (8.42%) Wealth Management
8 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.32%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.21%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.21%) Fund Management
11 4 (4.21%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.21%) Test Planning
12 3 (3.16%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (3.16%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (5.26%) VBA
3 3 (3.16%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) IIBA
2 2 (2.11%) ISEB
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) MCITP
3 1 (1.05%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) Charles River
4 3 (3.16%) CODA
4 3 (3.16%) Sun
5 2 (2.11%) Sybase
5 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.05%) Vermilion
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) HP
6 1 (1.05%) Juniper
6 1 (1.05%) Nokia
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