The first table below looks at the demand for Investment Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Management
Rank 333 235 258
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +23
Contract jobs citing Investment Management 278 319 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.74% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.01% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 250 267
Average daily rate £500 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £386 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Investment Management
UK

Investment Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Investment Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Investment Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Investment Management across the England region.

Investment Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Investment Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Investment Management across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Investment Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Investment Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Investment Management across the England region.

Investment Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Investment Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Management within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -47 252 £500 -4.76% 81
South East -22 13 £350 -41.66% 10
East of England -21 6 £475 +18.75% 1
South West -26 2 £330 -5.71% 4
North West - 2 £519 - 28
West Midlands - 1 £380 -
North East - 1 £290 -
Investment Management
UK

Investment Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 294 (52.31%) Finance
2 217 (38.61%) Asset Management
3 166 (29.54%) Banking
4 132 (23.49%) SQL
5 96 (17.08%) Front Office
6 95 (16.90%) SQL Server
7 87 (15.48%) Investment Banking
8 76 (13.52%) Business Analysis
8 76 (13.52%) Project Management
9 75 (13.35%) Microsoft
9 75 (13.35%) Fund Management
10 73 (12.99%) Wealth Management
11 71 (12.63%) Fixed Income
12 59 (10.50%) C#
13 53 (9.43%) Oracle
14 51 (9.07%) Windows
15 50 (8.90%) MS Excel
16 46 (8.19%) Charles River
17 44 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 42 (7.47%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (7.47%) Degree
18 42 (7.47%) Derivative
19 41 (7.30%) Back Office
20 40 (7.12%) Java
21 39 (6.94%) Risk Management
22 38 (6.76%) .NET
23 36 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
24 35 (6.23%) Migration
25 34 (6.05%) Change Management
25 34 (6.05%) Data Modelling

Investment Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.85%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.14%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.07%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.89%) IIS
7 4 (0.71%) Lync
8 3 (0.53%) Confluence
8 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.36%) WordPress
10 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.18%) Apache
10 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) CMS
10 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.02%) MS Office
3 14 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.78%) MS Project
6 5 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (5.52%) Markit EDM
2 19 (3.38%) LatentZero
3 9 (1.60%) Capstone
3 9 (1.60%) Tesseract
3 9 (1.60%) Minerva
4 7 (1.25%) Sentinel
5 6 (1.07%) Eagle PACE
5 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.36%) Line 500
6 2 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (0.18%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP cProjects
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.31%) HTTP
2 10 (1.78%) Firewall
3 8 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.42%) DNS
4 7 (1.25%) IP Telephony
5 4 (0.71%) Internet
6 3 (0.53%) DHCP
6 3 (0.53%) SAN
6 3 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.36%) SSL
7 2 (0.36%) VoIP
7 2 (0.36%) SMTP
8 1 (0.18%) LDAP
8 1 (0.18%) LAN
8 1 (0.18%) FTP
8 1 (0.18%) BGP
8 1 (0.18%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.18%) NetScreen
8 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.25%) MS Access
8 7 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.25%) QlikView
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.89%) PowerCenter
10 5 (0.89%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.71%) DTS
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Mockito
2 10 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.78%) Subversion
3 9 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.89%) JUnit
6 5 (0.89%) JIRA
7 4 (0.71%) InstallShield
8 3 (0.53%) Maven
8 3 (0.53%) FlexUnit
8 3 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.36%) Rational Performance Tester
9 2 (0.36%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.36%) Toad
9 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.18%) Ant
10 1 (0.18%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 294 (52.31%) Finance
2 166 (29.54%) Banking
3 96 (17.08%) Front Office
4 87 (15.48%) Investment Banking
5 41 (7.30%) Back Office
6 25 (4.45%) Retail
7 21 (3.74%) Financial Institution
8 20 (3.56%) Legal
9 14 (2.49%) Private Banking
10 9 (1.60%) Marketing
11 8 (1.42%) Advertising
12 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.53%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Billing
15 1 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (41.10%) Analyst
2 149 (26.51%) Business Analyst
3 120 (21.35%) Developer
4 100 (17.79%) Project Manager
5 26 (4.63%) C# Developer
6 25 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (4.09%) SQL Developer
8 19 (3.38%) Senior Manager
9 18 (3.20%) Senior Business Analyst
10 17 (3.02%) Support Analyst
11 16 (2.85%) Applications Support
12 15 (2.67%) Analyst Developer
13 14 (2.49%) .NET Developer
14 13 (2.31%) Test Analyst
14 13 (2.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (2.14%) Data Analyst
15 12 (2.14%) Senior Project Manager
15 12 (2.14%) Consultant
16 10 (1.78%) Java Developer
16 10 (1.78%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.76%) .NET
2 27 (4.80%) XML
3 17 (3.02%) WCF
4 16 (2.85%) WPF
5 11 (1.96%) RESTful
6 10 (1.78%) Java SE
7 8 (1.42%) Java EE
7 8 (1.42%) Spring
7 8 (1.42%) Middleware
7 8 (1.42%) HTML
7 8 (1.42%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.42%) Web Services
8 7 (1.25%) EJB
9 6 (1.07%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (1.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (1.07%) HTML5
9 6 (1.07%) Spring MVC
9 6 (1.07%) JSON
9 6 (1.07%) WinForms
9 6 (1.07%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.63%) Fixed Income
2 42 (7.47%) Derivative
3 28 (4.98%) Hedge funds
4 26 (4.63%) Equities
5 17 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.31%) Reference Data
8 10 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.25%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.07%) Clustering
12 5 (0.89%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.71%) iPad
13 4 (0.71%) PKI
13 4 (0.71%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.71%) PMI
14 3 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.07%) Windows
2 26 (4.63%) UNIX
3 17 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.85%) Linux
5 12 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.42%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (38.61%) Asset Management
2 76 (13.52%) Business Analysis
2 76 (13.52%) Project Management
3 75 (13.35%) Fund Management
4 73 (12.99%) Wealth Management
5 44 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (7.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 39 (6.94%) Risk Management
8 35 (6.23%) Migration
9 34 (6.05%) Change Management
9 34 (6.05%) Data Modelling
10 30 (5.34%) CRM
11 29 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (4.09%) Data Management
13 22 (3.91%) PRINCE2
13 22 (3.91%) Workflow
14 20 (3.56%) Data Analysis
14 20 (3.56%) Test Scripting
15 19 (3.38%) ITIL
15 19 (3.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (23.49%) SQL
2 59 (10.50%) C#
3 40 (7.12%) Java
4 22 (3.91%) VBA
5 18 (3.20%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.31%) C
7 10 (1.78%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.25%) Perl
11 6 (1.07%) VBScript
12 5 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.89%) C++
12 5 (0.89%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.71%) Scala
13 4 (0.71%) VB
13 4 (0.71%) Python
14 3 (0.53%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.36%) PHP
16 1 (0.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 42 (7.47%) Degree
2 10 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.89%) MCSD
3 5 (0.89%) MCSE
3 5 (0.89%) ISEB
4 4 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.53%) VCDX
6 2 (0.36%) ACCA
6 2 (0.36%) CISSP
6 2 (0.36%) HND
7 1 (0.18%) PhD
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.18%) CCIE
7 1 (0.18%) CCNP
7 1 (0.18%) CISM
7 1 (0.18%) CIMA
7 1 (0.18%) MBA
7 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.60%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) EMIR
3 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.53%) Basel II
4 3 (0.53%) Basel III
4 3 (0.53%) FATCA
4 3 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) SLA
6 1 (0.18%) GAAP
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.71%) XenApp
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.42%) SCCM
2 7 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.71%) WMI
3 4 (0.71%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.53%) Control-M
5 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.43%) Oracle
3 46 (8.19%) Charles River
4 25 (4.45%) thinkFolio
5 20 (3.56%) Sybase
6 17 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (2.67%) VMware
8 13 (2.31%) SAP
9 12 (2.14%) BI-SAM
9 12 (2.14%) Citrix
10 10 (1.78%) Informatica
10 10 (1.78%) Cisco
11 9 (1.60%) Bloomberg
12 8 (1.42%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.42%) JBoss
13 7 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (1.25%) Avaya
13 7 (1.25%) Sophis
14 6 (1.07%) Avaloq
14 6 (1.07%) Fidessa
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per annum + based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London, Mayfair
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingswood, Surrey, South East
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £850 per day
Posted: 18 days ago