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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 33 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 56 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.95% 2.23% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 3.17% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £463 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £342 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £4.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £4.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -70.00%
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
1028 852 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.55% 70.36% 67.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 452 327
Average daily rate £400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £6.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014, 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 (59.34%) Asset Management
2 51 (56.04%) Finance
3 36 (39.56%) SQL
4 28 (30.77%) Markit EDM
5 26 (28.57%) Data Management
6 22 (24.18%) Charles River
7 21 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Management
8 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (17.58%) Front Office
9 16 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (15.38%) Derivative
11 13 (14.29%) Migration
12 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.09%) ETL
13 11 (12.09%) Oracle
14 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
15 9 (9.89%) Project Management
16 8 (8.79%) Back Office
16 8 (8.79%) Banking
17 7 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
18 6 (6.59%) Change Management
18 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
18 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
18 6 (6.59%) HP
18 6 (6.59%) Test Planning
18 6 (6.59%) EMIR
18 6 (6.59%) HP Quality Center
19 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 5 (5.49%) Test Strategy

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.20%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (1.10%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.10%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
General
1 51 (56.04%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Front Office
3 8 (8.79%) Back Office
3 8 (8.79%) Banking
4 5 (5.49%) Advertising
5 3 (3.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (43.96%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Developer
3 18 (19.78%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 13 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Charles River Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Project Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.30%) CRM Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) CRM Business Analyst
10 2 (2.20%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (2.20%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) COM
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.10%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) WinForms
3 1 (1.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.38%) Derivative
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.40%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.20%) AS400
5 2 (2.20%) Kindle
6 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Equities
6 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Asset Management
2 26 (28.57%) Data Management
3 21 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Management
4 16 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.29%) Migration
6 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.09%) ETL
8 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.89%) Project Management
10 7 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (6.59%) Change Management
11 6 (6.59%) Test Planning
12 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.49%) Test Strategy
12 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.40%) CRM
13 4 (4.40%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.40%) B2B
13 4 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (3.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.20%) VBA
4 1 (1.10%) VB
4 1 (1.10%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) ISEB
3 2 (2.20%) IIBA
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) EMIR
2 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.10%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Charles River
2 11 (12.09%) Oracle
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.59%) HP
4 3 (3.30%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.20%) thinkFolio
5 2 (2.20%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.20%) Vermilion
6 1 (1.10%) RIMES
6 1 (1.10%) Calypso
6 1 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.10%) Ab Initio
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