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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 60 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 33 62 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.33% 4.56% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 5.75% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 25
Average daily rate £450 £531 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £578 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Investment Management
Scotland

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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 49 (55.68%) Finance
2 35 (39.77%) Asset Management
3 34 (38.64%) Markit EDM
4 26 (29.55%) SQL
5 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
6 20 (22.73%) .NET
7 16 (18.18%) Data Management
8 15 (17.05%) ETL
9 14 (15.91%) C#
10 12 (13.64%) Front Office
10 12 (13.64%) Derivative
11 11 (12.50%) MVC
11 11 (12.50%) CSS
11 11 (12.50%) thinkFolio
12 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET
12 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (11.36%) Equities
12 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework
12 10 (11.36%) Degree
13 9 (10.23%) Banking
13 9 (10.23%) CSS3
13 9 (10.23%) jQuery
13 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (9.09%) Project Management
14 8 (9.09%) T-SQL
14 8 (9.09%) Oracle

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) SAS
2 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 34 (38.64%) Markit EDM
2 11 (12.50%) thinkFolio
3 4 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (2.27%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Skype
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (9.09%) DTS
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.27%) QlikView
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 49 (55.68%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Front Office
3 9 (10.23%) Banking
4 5 (5.68%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Analyst
2 29 (32.95%) Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Architect
5 10 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) MiFID Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.73%) .NET
2 11 (12.50%) CSS
3 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework
3 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.23%) CSS3
4 9 (10.23%) jQuery
5 3 (3.41%) WCF
6 2 (2.27%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.27%) HTML
6 2 (2.27%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Derivative
2 10 (11.36%) Equities
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Economics
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Asset Management
2 16 (18.18%) Data Management
3 15 (17.05%) ETL
4 11 (12.50%) MVC
5 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.09%) Project Management
8 7 (7.95%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Data Management
9 6 (6.82%) SDLC
9 6 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.68%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.55%) Migration
12 3 (3.41%) Capacity Management
12 3 (3.41%) Fund Management
12 3 (3.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) SQL
2 14 (15.91%) C#
3 8 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.68%) VBA
5 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) MiFID
2 1 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.14%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) Bloomberg
2 7 (7.95%) Charles River
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Ab Initio
3 3 (3.41%) Reuters
4 2 (2.27%) FactSet
4 2 (2.27%) HP
4 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago