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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Investment Management over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Management
Rank 62 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 14 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 2.88% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.50% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 21
Median daily rate £438 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £343 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £494 £475
% change year-on-year
-13.92% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
816 1401 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.22% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 752 539
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Investment Management.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) Asset Management
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) Charles River
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) Markit EDM
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) System Testing
6 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Front Office
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Fidessa
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Banking

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Endur
2 1 (4.55%) Findur
2 1 (4.55%) Minerva
2 1 (4.55%) MultiFonds
2 1 (4.55%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DTS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Front Office
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Asset Management
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
3 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) System Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) BPR
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Fund Management
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Charles River
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Fidessa
5 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg