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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 42 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 35 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.91% 2.45% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 3.40% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 11
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +25.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
898 794 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.77% 72.05% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 376 349
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £284 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Average hourly rate £15.77 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 48 (68.57%) Asset Management
2 47 (67.14%) Finance
3 22 (31.43%) SQL
4 19 (27.14%) Derivative
5 18 (25.71%) Charles River
6 15 (21.43%) Markit EDM
7 13 (18.57%) Migration
7 13 (18.57%) Data Management
8 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (17.14%) ETL
9 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (14.29%) Front Office
10 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 9 (12.86%) Oracle
11 9 (12.86%) Project Management
12 8 (11.43%) Back Office
13 7 (10.00%) EMIR
14 6 (8.57%) Test Strategy
14 6 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Data Management
14 6 (8.57%) Banking
14 6 (8.57%) HP
15 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
16 4 (5.71%) Degree
16 4 (5.71%) Data Analysis
17 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (4.29%) GoldenSource

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.43%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (1.43%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) DTS
4 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (2.86%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (67.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Front Office
3 8 (11.43%) Back Office
4 6 (8.57%) Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Billing
6 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Analyst
2 14 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 13 (18.57%) Business Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.14%) Charles River Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Project Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Derivative
2 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.29%) Equities
5 2 (2.86%) Kindle
6 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Asset Management
2 13 (18.57%) Data Management
2 13 (18.57%) Migration
3 12 (17.14%) ETL
4 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.86%) Project Management
6 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Data Management
6 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.57%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Workflow
8 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.29%) Change Management
8 3 (4.29%) Test Planning
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) C#
2 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.43%) VB
4 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.43%) VBA
4 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) EMIR
2 3 (4.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.86%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.43%) Basel II
4 1 (1.43%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Charles River
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.86%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.43%) Calypso
6 1 (1.43%) RIMES
6 1 (1.43%) BI-SAM
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