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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 50 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 33 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.27% 3.00% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 3.92% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 35
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £613 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.25
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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
1143 969 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.50% 76.54% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 566 328
Average daily rate £375 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £18.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £22.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 42 (54.55%) Finance
1 42 (54.55%) Asset Management
2 24 (31.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.58%) SQL
4 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.69%) Project Management
6 8 (10.39%) Charles River
6 8 (10.39%) Front Office
6 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
7 7 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (9.09%) Wealth Management
7 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle
8 6 (7.79%) Degree
8 6 (7.79%) Markit EDM
9 5 (6.49%) SDLC
9 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.49%) Banking
9 5 (6.49%) Data Management
9 5 (6.49%) Migration
9 5 (6.49%) ETL
10 4 (5.19%) VBA
10 4 (5.19%) .NET
10 4 (5.19%) MS Office
10 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
10 4 (5.19%) C#
10 4 (5.19%) HTML
10 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.19%) CSS
10 4 (5.19%) Back Office

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (5.19%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.30%) Eikon
2 1 (1.30%) Agresso
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.30%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) DHCP
1 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) BGP
1 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Front Office
3 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Analyst
2 23 (29.87%) Business Analyst
3 12 (15.58%) Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Architect
3 12 (15.58%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.79%) IT Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Solutions Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) CSS
1 4 (5.19%) HTML
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
1 4 (5.19%) HTML5
1 4 (5.19%) CSS3
2 3 (3.90%) XML
2 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.60%) jQuery
3 2 (2.60%) XSLT
3 2 (2.60%) LESS
3 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Derivative
2 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Asset Management
2 24 (31.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (11.69%) Project Management
4 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
5 7 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 7 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (6.49%) SDLC
6 5 (6.49%) Data Management
6 5 (6.49%) Migration
6 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.49%) ETL
7 4 (5.19%) MVC
7 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Data Management
7 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.90%) Business Transformation
8 3 (3.90%) Change Management
8 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.60%) CRM
9 2 (2.60%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) VBA
2 4 (5.19%) C#
2 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) EMIR
2 2 (2.60%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Charles River
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Sun
4 2 (2.60%) Twitter
4 2 (2.60%) CODA
5 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.30%) Yardi
5 1 (1.30%) Juniper
5 1 (1.30%) Nokia
5 1 (1.30%) Sybase
5 1 (1.30%) Siebel
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco