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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Management
Rank 50 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 44 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.62% 2.98% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.75% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 19
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £728 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £510
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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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
1321 933 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.58% 79.34% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 512 384
Average daily rate £400 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -27.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 40 (55.56%) Finance
2 31 (43.06%) Asset Management
3 19 (26.39%) SQL
3 19 (26.39%) Markit EDM
4 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.67%) ETL
5 12 (16.67%) Data Management
6 11 (15.28%) Derivative
7 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
8 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.50%) Front Office
8 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
8 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.11%) SDLC
10 7 (9.72%) Equities
10 7 (9.72%) DTS
10 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
10 7 (9.72%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.33%) Banking
11 6 (8.33%) Charles River
12 5 (6.94%) Project Management
12 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
12 5 (6.94%) Oracle
12 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
12 5 (6.94%) Test Planning
13 4 (5.56%) EMIR

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.39%) Drupal
2 1 (1.39%) WordPress
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.39%) Eikon
2 1 (1.39%) Agresso
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.39%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) DTS
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.78%) Selenium
1 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Front Office
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.78%) Advertising
7 1 (1.39%) Publishing
7 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Analyst
2 21 (29.17%) Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Architect
6 6 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Web Specialist
10 1 (1.39%) Lead Project Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.39%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) CSS
1 4 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) HTML5
2 3 (4.17%) CSS3
2 3 (4.17%) XML
2 3 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.78%) XSLT
3 2 (2.78%) jQuery
3 2 (2.78%) LESS
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Derivative
2 7 (9.72%) Equities
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Asset Management
2 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.67%) Data Management
3 12 (16.67%) ETL
4 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.11%) SDLC
6 7 (9.72%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.17%) MVC
9 3 (4.17%) Migration
10 2 (2.78%) Change Management
10 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.17%) VBA
3 3 (4.17%) C#
3 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) ISEB
2 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) EMIR
2 3 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Charles River
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) Twitter
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Yardi
5 1 (1.39%) Siebel
5 1 (1.39%) Bloomberg
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