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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 33 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 67 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.61% 3.54% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 4.95% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 3
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £348 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £605 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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 - £15.00 £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
1087 869 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.76% 71.64% 66.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 469 281
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £4.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.40 £151.40 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 56 (56.00%) Finance
2 55 (55.00%) Asset Management
3 39 (39.00%) SQL
4 34 (34.00%) Markit EDM
5 33 (33.00%) Data Management
6 31 (31.00%) Enterprise Data Management
7 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (21.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (18.00%) Charles River
9 18 (18.00%) Front Office
10 14 (14.00%) Derivative
11 12 (12.00%) Project Management
11 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.00%) Banking
13 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.00%) Oracle
14 9 (9.00%) Advertising
14 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
14 9 (9.00%) Test Planning
15 7 (7.00%) ETL
15 7 (7.00%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (7.00%) Migration
16 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
16 6 (6.00%) Data Analysis
16 6 (6.00%) Degree
16 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (6.00%) Change Management
16 6 (6.00%) Back Office
16 6 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
17 5 (5.00%) MS Excel

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (34.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.00%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (1.00%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 56 (56.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Front Office
3 11 (11.00%) Banking
4 9 (9.00%) Advertising
5 6 (6.00%) Back Office
6 3 (3.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (40.00%) Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Developer
3 19 (19.00%) Project Manager
4 17 (17.00%) Business Analyst
5 14 (14.00%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Consultant
7 5 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Charles River Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (3.00%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.00%) CRM Business Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Architect
8 3 (3.00%) DBA
8 3 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.00%) CRM Analyst
9 2 (2.00%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (2.00%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (3.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) COM
3 1 (1.00%) WinForms
3 1 (1.00%) WCF
3 1 (1.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.00%) Derivative
3 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.00%) AS400
6 2 (2.00%) Kindle
6 2 (2.00%) Equities
7 1 (1.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) Asset Management
2 33 (33.00%) Data Management
3 31 (31.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 21 (21.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.00%) Project Management
6 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.00%) Test Planning
8 7 (7.00%) ETL
8 7 (7.00%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (7.00%) Migration
9 6 (6.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.00%) Change Management
10 5 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
11 4 (4.00%) CRM
11 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.00%) B2B
11 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.00%) IIBA
4 1 (1.00%) MCITP
4 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) EMIR
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Charles River
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.00%) Vermilion
4 2 (2.00%) thinkFolio
4 2 (2.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.00%) HP
4 2 (2.00%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) Sun
5 1 (1.00%) Sybase
5 1 (1.00%) CODA
5 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.00%) RIMES
Edinburgh
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago